Category: People & Living

Atchison Holt Electric hosts 78th Annual Membership Meeting- The 78th Annual Membership Meeting of the Atchison-Holt Electric Cooperative was held at the Rock Port High School Gym, July 28, 2016. A reported 357 gathered for the wonderful meal provided. Registered membership…

Thompson honored for 51 years on RPCH board- Luther Thompson was recently presented with a plaque honoring the 51 years he has served on the Rock Port Community Housing, Inc. board. Luther was one of the original community members to…

The Watson Quilters will not meet again until after the holidays. Christmas weekend visitors of Kay and Tom Gibson were Mandy,Kevin, Dylan and Chloe Pitzen, Elk Horn, Iowa. Tiffany Holmes, Lubbock, Texas spent the Christmas Holidays with her parents, Chris…
PLTW holds 2nd Showcase

Pictured are Audrie Meyerkorth (right) and Jaylynn Jones (left). Audrie is making sure that her project is ready for presentation. Project Lead the Way held its second showcase on Monday, December 19, 2016. Before the elementary program, students were able…
“Toys” presented by RPE PK-3

The Rock Port Elementary along with the help of the Little Jays Preschool showed of their musical talents for the K-3 Holiday program that was held on Monday, December 19, 2016 in the Rock Port Gymnasium. This year’s production was…

Magical production 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 Mermaid”. Magical is the perfect word to describe this…

Rock Port sends one to State Golf- Jase Hughes, a junior at RPHS claimed his spot for state golf. This is his second qualifying year in a row. He hit a 91 during sectionals at Mozingo in Maryville, Mo. Jase…

December 29, 1966 Jurors serving in the circuit court will be sitting in style with the purchase of 20 modern padded steel chairs ordered by the judges of the county court. Lawyers will also be sitting easier as they will…

Teen Support Group- C.A.R.E. of Atchison County will be offering a support group for teen girls ages 13-18 focusing on: • Body Image • Self-esteem • Teen Dating • Coping Skills • Future Dreams/Goals •Healthy Relationships • Self-discovery • Bullying…