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The Ralph Greer Post #49 and American Legion Auxiliary invites everyone to their annual Pancake & Sausage Feed. Join them on Sunday, October 22, 2017, at the Atchison County Memorial Building, in Rock Port. They will be serving piping hot…
Fairfax R-3 School District receives $10,000 Monsanto Grant

Regional sales managers Craig Stiens and Jacob Phipps present the Fairfax R-3 School District, represented by Principal Dustin Barnes, middle, with a America’s Farmers Grow Grant for $10,000. Each year, the Monsanto Corporation offers grants in the dollar amount of…

  By Beverly Clinkingbeard Dean and Diane Hall were the Grand Marshals  for the 77th Lord’s Acre Day in Westboro, Missouri, October 14, 2017.  (Photo taken prior to the 14th. Though this year’s celebration was soggy, spirits remained buoyant and…

Submitted by Sam O’Riley, MU Atchison County Youth Program Associate The 4-H Youth Programming will be hosting a String Art Workshop Tuesday, October 24, 4 – 6 p.m., at the Tarkio Baptist Church. This workshop is for all ages of…

  The Allen-Schiffern American Legion Auxiliary held its Fall Rummage Sale at the Tarkio Legion Building Friday and Saturday, October 13 and 14, 2017. The sale is always a big hit for the locals who enjoy finding treasures both inside…

  The Atchison County Sheriff’s Department recently put on an ALiCE program for Tarkio R-I students. ALiCE stands for Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, and Evacuate. The program focused on teaching the students what to do if an intruder enters the…

  Fairfax R-3 students were treated to fire truck rides in celebration of Fire Prevention Week. The Fairfax Volunteer Firemen provided the rides. Pictured are, from left to right, Leila Knight, Carley Graham, Ryder Wolfe, Emma Vance, Brady Umbarger, Ian…