Category: People & Living

FFA Advisor visits Rotarians

Tarkio FFA advisor – Dustin Lambertsen, was the guest speaker at the Tarkio Rotary Club on August 29, 2016. He gave an update on FFA activities including that two members will be performing in the National FFA Choir in Indianapolis.…
Students help with college renovations

TARKIO HIGH SCHOOL FCCLA – Members, including Jordyn Hogue and Marina Sawyer, helped out at the recent Tarkio College Work Weekend. If you would like to donate your time and volunteer to work, call Don Jagger at 660-623-0859. (Photos By…
New truck for WVFD

The Watson Fire Department got a new tanker truck replacing the old 1984 truck. This one holds 2,000 gallons of water, increasing the capacity by many gallons.

The Watson Picnic will be September 10th in the park at 5:00 p.m. The village will provide place settings, and tea and water. There will probably be some horseshoe games. Come claim the championship. I’ve held it so long, it…
Sutter wins track championship

Fans who attended the hobby stock race at Thunder Hill Speedway in Mayetta, Kansas, on Saturday, August 27, 2016, saw Atchison County, Missouri, driver Ryan Sutter win a track championship. Ryan, a 20 year-old Rock Port, Missouri, racer originally from…
Lucas Bryan Gibson

Matthew and Angel Gibson of Watson, Mo. would like to announce the birth of their son, Lucas Bryan Gibson. Lucas was born at 7:11 a.m. on August 31, 2016 and the Community Hospital- Fairfax. Welcoming him home is older brother…

On August 30, Mrs. Megan Bebb and Mrs. Jackie Miller (NHS chapter advisers) held an informational meeting for all juniors and seniors who have attended Rock Port R-II for at least one semester and have earned an overall A- GPA.…

Submitted by Pastor Tom Beutler, Watson & Hamburg Baptist Churches. Hebrews 13:8 “Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and today, and forever.” This verse tells us so much. It is very simple. How can anyone misunderstand? Jesus has never, can never…

September 8, 1966 Voters of Atchison County will go to the polls next Tuesday to vote on a petition by 33 residents for a county-wide school district as opposed to the present four school districts in the county. Approximately 800…