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On Saturday, August 13, a benefit poker run is being held in honor of Eric Adams to help raise money for hospital bills. Adams, 55, recently suffered a stroke and is being cared for in Madonna. He grew up in…
Community Hospital-Fairfax Auxiliary Quilt Raffle

The Community Hospital-Fairfax Auxiliary is selling raffle tickets for a beautiful quilt made by Quilters Boutique. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5 and can be purchased at the Sunshine Corner Gift Shop or from any Auxiliary member. The…

Saturday, September 19, 2015 5 p.m. Main Street Rock Port! Save the date and join us for our community’s celebration of ” Old Fashioned Saturday Night”. Complete with vendors, food, crafts, carriage rides, pedal tractor pull off, local entertainment, fire…

August 4 – Atchison County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting, 6:30 p.m. August 5 – 7 Back to school Tax Free weekend. August 3-6 – 2016 Rock Port Elementary Football Camp will be held from 11 a.m. to noon. August 12-14…

Please Save Used Shoes & Pop Can Tabs- This summer, please save your good, used footwear and pop can tabs. In August, NHS will continue their shoe collection which will run through October. Pop can tabs are collected all school…
Atchison-Holt Ryder Cup Results

Front row: Mark Bennington, Demian Ellis, Troy Cook, Brock Nuckolls and Greg Cook. Middle row: Tad Gebhards, Cory Scamman, Jay Hunter, Garrett Schomburg, Kaven Wood and Bakul Patel. Back row: Brogan Lair, Rebel Herron, David Fast, Reid Hunter, and Ross…

The West Atchison Fire Department was recently given the results from the Public Protection Classification (PPC) Survey. The last survey our fire department was given was around 2003. This year ISO and the PPC contacted our department in order to…
Annual Veterans Expo

  Ann Roberts, pictured left, welcomed everyone to the Veterans’ Expo held at the Atchison County Memorial Building. Next to Ann is Jamie Caldwell, service officer for Post 199, who will be taking over Ann’s roll as the coordinator of…

The meals are delivered solely by various volunteers in the community. Between the month of June and July, the Senior Center had around 72 different routes that were filled. Many of the same people volunteer twice or even three times…