Category: People & Living

Submitted by Janice Phelps The William White Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at the Breadeaux Pizza in Mound City, called to order by Regent Annamarie Hunziger, with 8 members present. Members recited…

Treat them with respect Submitted by Bruce Jeffries, pastor of the United Methodist churches in Rock Port and Watson “Onward, Christian soldiers, marching as to war, with the cross of Jesus going on before. Christ, the royal Master, leads against…

Friday, November 4, 2016, 17 RPHS Chorus students traveled to Peru State College for the 1st Annual Youth in Harmony Clinic/Workshop/Concert. The kids have been learning 8 part harmony to get ready for this event. They sang a women’s barbershop…

November 10, 1966 A rash of long hair worn by boys has caused Rock Port R-2 school authorities to send between 35 and 70 students to the local barbershops for haircuts. It has been the policy of the school for…

Fairfax was busy Monday, October 31, as lady bugs, princesses, super heroes, Ninja turtles, wizards and even a politician celebrated Halloween. They gathered at the city park for the Optimist Club’s annual Spook Parade, then moved on to the Presbyterian…

The Pinochle Club met at the Daybreak Cafe in Fairfax on Wednesday, October 26. Norma Bradfield won high score; Phyllis Ball, second high; Mary Graves, traveling; and a guest, Martha Shaffer, low. Others present were Georgia Gilley, Margaret Graves, May…

Submitted by Georgia Gilley The TEC Club met Tuesday, October 25, at the home of Pam Cooper. All members were present, that after rescuing one via cell phone who was lost in the countryside. Merylan Lowery was hostess and provided…

Fairfax Girl Scouts visited Amaizing Acres Pumpkin Patch Wednesday, October 26, 2016. The girls raised money to go to the pumpkin patch by selling pink pumpkins at Casey’s General Store in Tarkio earlier in the month. The girls enjoyed a…

November 9, 2006 Fairfax will celebrate its 125th birthday Thursday, November 9. The town was incorporated on November 9, 1881. Fairfax Youth Activities and members of the 125th anniversary committee will serve cake and punch November 9 at the Exchange…