Category: News

Open house held for Tarkio R-I students

BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT FOR TARKIO R-I STUDENTS – Was held on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. A short meeting was held in the high school gym with Tarkio R-I Interim Superintendent Rob Dowis welcoming all in attendance and introducing himself to everyone.…

Two Freightliners hit head on sending one man to the hospital on Thursday, August 18, 2016. The accident occurred at 12:20 p.m. on Route N, approximately two miles south of Hwy. 136, in Atchison County. A 2007 Freightliner, driven by…

The Westboro Lions Club is hosting the 4th Annual Westboro Fall Festival Saturday, September 10, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Westboro City Park. Come enjoy live music by Phil Vandel, a bouncy house for the kids, a Shine…

Certification hinges on site inspection Volunteer help is needed. Submitted by Bob Hughes, Tarkio College President Will you join us and help push the ball over the goal line? Tarkio College has been informed by the Missouri Department of Higher…

Fiction The Bones Of Paradise/Jonis Agee, Sting/Sandra Brown, The Missing Will/Wanda E. Brunstetter, Melody Of Murder/Stella Cameron, A Time Of Torment/John Connolly, Insidious/Catherine Coulter, Curious Minds/Janet Evanovich, Sunday Kind Of Love/Dorothy Garlock, Three Sisters – Three Queens/Philippa Gregory, The Book…

Hello, Blue Jay Nation! The first day of school has come and gone, and I am excited to say that our student population has increased from the conclusion of the 2015-16 school year. We have several new students walking the…
4-H Robotics Club  selling Blue Jay yard signs

On the left is the two color and right is the single color sign that the Atchison County 4-H Robotics Club will be selling. On Friday, September 2, the club will be selling Rock Port Blue Jay yard signs at…
4H Robotics Club receives $500 donation

Front row: Ryder Proctor, Caleb Lucas, Ian Stepp, Deneb Hernandez, Tyler Pebley. Back row: Kalyn Mertens, Dan Ripley, Kwentin Swinehart-Roberts, Zach Clauson, Ethan Lucas, Luke Robison and Steve Harrington. (Submitted picture) During a public speaking training program for the Atchison…

In the past, businesses and organizations of the community have purchased advertisement banners and then paid a fee to the Booster Club to have these banners hung at Blue Jay Stadium throughout the school year. Due to the condition of…