Category: News

Total Solar Eclipse

Kevin Munsey, a 1989 graduate of Rock Port High School, captured this image of the Eclipse while he and a group of photographers gathered in Mackay, Idaho. Eclipse watch parties were everywhere in Atchison County on Monday, August 21, 2017,…
School days

An open house was held for Tarkio R-I students Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at Tarkio High School and Tarkio Elementary. Students were able to put their school supplies away at their desks and in their lockers and their parents were…
Fairfax R-3 welcomes new teachers and coaches

New teachers at Fairfax R-3 include, from left to right, Lauren Clark, Kelly Morris, Zachary Kellner, Melanie Lucas, and Sami Stadel. Fairfax R-3 students were greeted by a handful of new teachers when they began the school year last week.…

In a few weeks, Rock Port will host Old Fashioned Saturday Night. The event will take place September 16. Everyone is encouraged to sign up for booth or activity space. Registration forms are now available at Watts Cleaners.  Be sure…

Loved ones of active duty military men and women or loved ones of men and women who are presently in the Army National or Air National Guard and those men or women who are currently serving are invited to a…

Pictured is the Rock Port FFA chapter clean-up crew after they cleared their MoDOT Adopt-A-Highway mile on Highway 136. (FFA submitted photo) Adding to the highway clean-up day, the Rock Port chapters of the FFA, FCCLA and FBLA gathered for…

If you have not purchased any raffle tickets for the John Deere X370 lawn tractor that the Atchison County Fair board is selling, be sure to get them between now and September 16, $25 per ticket. The drawing will take…

The Larry Lewis Memorial Garden Tractor Pull was held in Fairfax, Missouri, Sunday, August 13, 2017, during the Fairfax Fair. Results from the pull follow: 900 lb. 23” Tire Singles 1. Carlie Beaman – “Justified” ​​394.52 2. Dustin Crabb​​ –…