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The Fairfax Queen Contest is one of the time-honored traditions of the Fairfax Fair. The contest will take place again this year on Friday, August 12, following the baby show in the Fairfax City Park. Any young lady going into…

Community Hospital-Fairfax (CH-F) will host the Atchison and Holt County Back to School Fairs July 27 and July 28 in Holt and Atchison County. CH-F works with Community Services to supply children in need with school supplies for the upcoming…

July 6, 2006 Lois Harmon has retired after 43 years of service as a cook at Fairfax R-3 School. This year’s Fairfax Fair will take place August 18 – 20. The theme is “125 Years of Fairfax.” The Atchison County…

The deadline to submit changes for the 2016-2017 community calendar is July 15, 2016. The calendar runs August to August to coincide with the school year. It contains birthdays, anniversaries and the school/sports activities. There is no charge to place…

A Veteran Expo and Town Hall Meeting will be held July 30, 2016, at the Atcchison County Memorial Building in Rock Port, Missouri. Hosted by local organizations, the event will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Food and…

The American Legion will host a cook-out Saturday, July 9, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Legion members will be serving brats, hamburgers, and hot dogs. Stop by the corner of Main and Broadway in Fairfax for lunch. Free will…

Community Hospital-Fairfax will once again be offering a Farmer’s Market on Tuesdays in the hospital parking lot. Vendors are welcome free of charge and may register by calling 660-686-2317. Information for vendors is also available on the hospital’s website at…
Stars and Stripes fly  for the 4th of July

The flags were flown July 2 – 4 in the Fairfax City Park. There was a new flag added this year bringing the total for the Avenue of Flags to 109. The flag was in honor of Duane Rosenbohm, an…