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The Holt County Historical Society, Fortescue, Missouri, and the Knuckle Draggerz Car Club, Maitland, Missouri, will hold a Fall Fling Saturday, October 28, on the Society’s Fortescue School grounds in Fortescue. There is no admission to the Fall Fling. Bring…

A Hunter Education Skills Class will be offered October 26, 2017, at the Velma Houts Fair Building in Rock Port, MO. The class will begin at 5:30 p.m. and conclude at 9:30 p.m. Students must be 11 years of age…

The Tarkio Police Department is helping sponsor a one-day Concealed Carry and Firearms Safety Training Course October 21, 2017.  This course  will be held  from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.  The first session will be 8:30 a.m. to 2  p.m.…

Submitted By Jean Mensen The Piecemakers Quilt Guild met October 3, 2017, at Community Hospital-Fairfax at 7 p.m. with 14 present. Bev opened the meeting and roll call was answered with each telling a quilting term they know and use.…

On October 10, 2017, the Tarkio Police Department, assisted by the Atchison County Sheriff’s Office, conducted an investigation and made an arrest in the 600 block of Elm Street, Tarkio, Missouri, regarding Burglary 1st Degree, Assault With A Deadly Weapon,…

The completion of the “Welcome to Fairfax” signs was made possible by volunteers (pictured above, left to right) Dr. Jeremy Burright, Michael Oswald, Josh Oswald, John Brown, Steve Stevens, Bob Alldredge, Jack Vernon and Kent Fisher.  Not pictured is Ed…

  The ACSO responded to a call at Stoner Drug on Thursday, October 12, 2017, where a male suspect was distraught and threatening to harm himself with a knife.  Deputy Rick Sons and Dr. Aron Burke were able to talk…

The Fairfax Kiwanis Club has been collecting discarded batteries from cars, trucks, tractors, combines, and lawn mowers to resell to a company for several years.  The Kiwanis in turn have used that money to send youth to various educational forums,…