Category: People & Living

January 26, 1967 A one hundred million dollar atomic energy power plant will be constructed three miles south of Brownville, Neb., on the Missouri River across from Atchison County to be completed in 1972. January 27, 1977 Atchison County fire…
ACME Robotics 9796 placed 9th out of 24 teams

ACME Robotics 9796 traveled to Lincoln, Nebraska on Saturday, January 15, 2017 for their last scheduled competition this season. The Nebraska FTC State Final Competition hosted 24 teams from the surrounding states. Teams travel from Colorado, South Dakota, Iowa, and…

The Commission met on Thursday, January 5, 2017. Present were: Presiding Commissioner Curtis Livengood; North District Commissioner Jim Quimby; South District Commissioner Richard Burke; and Susette Taylor, Clerk of the Commission. Presiding Commissioner Curtis Livengood called the meeting to order.…

Winter Break Sports Update By Dayle Davis- While many people think that students lie around, watch Netflix, and eat during winter break, the reality is much different for many Rock Port High School students. Throughout winter break, the high school…
Taylor Stanton named Missouri Regional FCCLA Officer

Taylor Stanton, right – A Tarkio High School FCCLA Chapter member, was elected the Regional FCCLA Vice-President of Recreation on Wednesday, January 11. Jordyn Bates-Hogue, left, was a voting delegate. (Photo By Megan McAdams) Taylor Stanton, a Tarkio High School…

Staten’s students’ literary works Tarkio 8th grade students were each given a key and then had to write a piece of fiction about what that key would open. The focus for this writing was writing fiction, descriptive language, and character…

The Community Hospital Auxiliary held their last meeting of the year on November 17, 2016. Twenty members were present and enjoyed a program on LSVT Big (a program targeted to those with Parkinson’s Disease). Kelsi Holthus, OT, was the guest…

Submitted by Georgia Gilley The TEC Club, Tuesday Evening Club, met Tuesday afternoon, January 10, 2017, at Aunt Martha’s B&B in Fairfax, Missouri. For our new readers, The TEC Club dates to the late forties and although we never meet…
A Good Read

Above is a line-up of books authored by Deloris Reeves. Under Western Skies, Sheriff of Last Chance, Miss Molly O’Brian, Surprises in Bull Montana Sombrero, and Lash Laramie. Books in a series are: The Christmas Star, A Man Called Rivers,…