Category: People & Living

By Georgia Gilley The TEC Club met Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at the Fairfax Daybreak Café on a cloudy rainy day, but only one member was missing and Suzanne Southard took her place. When she and Merylan Lowrey teamed up,…

  Roger Nichols, left, and Russell “Doc” Young, right, were guests of the Tarkio Rotary Club on October 10. They were representing the St. Joseph Shields American Basketball Association team. The team will begin playing at Heartland Recreation Center in…

Patty Bredensteiner, Fairfax R-3 librarian and art teacher, was a guest of the Fairfax Optimist Club Tuesday morning October 10, at the Daybreak Cafe. Following the meeting President Sam Creed presented a $250 check to the library. (Submitted photo)

By Kay Gibson The Watson Quilters met Thursday night with Fran Phillips, Linda Viets, Frances Nahkunst, Teresa & Jim Hickok, Anita Armstrong, Tammy Oakes, Holly Holmes, and Kay Gibson attending. We finished a quilt we were working on for a…

  Kory and Brittany Paris, Fairfax, Missouri, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Lena Michele, born October 12, 2017, at 5:52 p.m. at Community Hospital-Fairfax. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces. She is welcomed by brothers,…

Submitted by Janice K. Phelps, Recording Secretary The William White DAR Chapter met October 3, 2017, for lunch at the Mound City Nutrition Site. After lunch, the meeting was continued across the street at the Genealogy Center, with 11 members…

Submitted by Pastor Tom Beutler Watson & Hamburg Baptist Churches Choices! We make hundreds of choices every day – what to wear – what we eat – what time we’ll do something or go somewhere – what we will say…

October 22, 1992 Toby Whittington, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Whittington, and Eric Bradfield, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Bradfield, were crowned 1992 Football Queen and King Friday night. The Fairfax Marching Band, under the direction of Bill…

October 22, 1992 • Lloyd Terwilliger of Tarkio celebrated his 98th birthday on October 7, 1992. Lloyd played left field in a special baseball game in 1922 that included Babe Ruth and Bob Meusel. Lloyd played on the Tarkio team…

October 23, 1942 J. Temple Bentley, proprietor of the Bentley Grain Co. at Watson, this week closed a deal by which he will take over and operate the Langdon elevator, which has been inactive since the Norris Grain Company’s lease…