Category: News

The Brownville Historical Society announces the 14th Annual Golf Classic will be held Saturday, August 27, 2016, at the Auburn Country Club. The proceeds of the event will benefit the Preserving Our Past/Protecting Our Future ongoing campaign for preservation efforts.…

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…
Meet & greet held for Hohensee

Kent Hohensee the new administrator at Pleasant View Nursing Home greets resident Lucile Thompson, during the meet and greet held on Wednesday, June 15.
Flag Disposal Ceremony

American Legion Ralph Greer Post #49 held an official Flag Disposal Ceremony on June 20, 2016 at 6 p.m. in the Rock Port City Park. A small crowd gathered to witness the ceremony. Approximately 30 plus American Flags we properly…

Unapproved Minutes from the June 9, 2016 Regular Meeting of the Rock Port R-II Board of Education President Richard Dewhirst called the regular meeting to order at 7 p.m. Other members present were Afton Schomburg, Harold Lawrence, Dan Lucas, and…
On Your Mark…Get Set…READ, Rube Goldberg Style

With the assistance of Alexi Stoner, the Mad Scientist made a ping pong ball float using a hair dryer. The Memorial Building was filled with laughter and learning as children from preschool to sixth grade gathered to witness the Mad…

Preparations are underway for the 2016 4th of July Extravaganza at the park. This year’s events will be kicked off with the 5k color run and end with the annual Atchison County Fireworks Display. The American Legion will be holding…

When: Registration – June 16-26 Lessons-July 5-9 Where: Rock Port City Pool will be registering from 1 to 7 p.m. daily June 16-26. You must register your child for them to attend. Who: Children ages 3 & up. Registration will…
Magical production Under the Sea!

Clint Dougherty (Sebastian) stole the show with his impressive pipes in “Under the Sea.” The Liberty Theatre was packed with over 400 people this weekend as folks from all over came to witness the magical production of Disney’s “The Little…

On Tuesday, June 7, a fatal accident left the town of Shenandoah, IA, heartbroken. Kinsee Rooker, age 14, was running southbound during a cross country practice when she was struck by an eastbound vehicle. The Shenandoah school district now faces…