Category: News

New Historical Sign Marks Rankin Mule Barn and Home Site

Gayle Alexander, the great-great-granddaughter of David Rankin, unveiled the David Rankin historical marker that was erected near the North Polk Schoolhouse in Tarkio at 10th and Park streets on Thursday, November 16, 2017. The Rankin mansion at 10th and Park…

    Representative Allen Andrews, right, presented a Resolution from the House of Representatives to Mary McAdams, left, during Mary’s retirement reception Friday, November 17, 2017. The Resolution recognized Mary for her 31 years of service to Northwest Missouri Industries…

‘Tis the season to Shop Small®! On main streets across America, small businesses are getting ready to welcome customers on Small Business Saturday, celebrated this year on November 25. Results from the 2017 Small Business Saturday Consumer Insights Survey, recently…

Both area Ministerial Alliances are sponsoring the Adopt-A-Child Program.  To be eligible, parents must register their children by November 24. WCF SOF For Fairfax, Rock Port and Tarkio students, Thanksgiving break will start Wednesday, November 22, 2017.  Students will return…

The current healthcare crisis is having a severely adverse effect on residents of the State of Missouri, especially northwest Missouri, including Atchison County and Nodaway County. Blue Cross & Blue Shield Kansas City has been the only healthcare provider of…

The United Methodist congregations at Rock Port and Watson will include a Blessing of the Harvest during the worship services on Sunday, November 26. The Blessing of the Harvest seeks God’s blessings on all those who have been involved in…

The Rock Port Beta Gals will be hosting their annual diaper drive for Atchison County families and babies in need again this year. They are accepting donations now through Dec. 2. Items that are being collected this year include: diapers,…

“We continually remember before our God and Father your work produced by faith, your labor prompted by love, and your endurance inspired by hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.” (1 Thessalonians 1:3) Join the Rock Port Ministerial Alliance in support…