Category: People & Living

Please be aware of the wind conditions mixed dry conditions around the area. With the strong winds we have been experiencing, it wouldn’t take much to set the countryside on fire. WCF SOF Be sure to stop by the Fairfax…

December 17, 1992 The Kiwanis Club of Fairfax presented awards to participants in the 1992 Kiwanis Club Corn Yield Contest. Tony Rader placed 1st with 222.48. Derek Davis placed 2nd with 221.20. Ryan Oswald placed 3rd with 212.51. Gene Carder…

December 17, 1992 • Float winners in the Tarkio Christmas Parade were: 1st place – Exchange Bank of Fairfax; 2nd place – Tarkio Community Betterment; and 3rd place – The Logan Family. • The 15th annual Christmas Dinner and Dance…

December 18, 1942 Taking the place of the regular annual treat of candy and nuts, which could not be obtained, The Rock Port Community Club will stage a free picture show at The Paramount Saturday afternoon for the boys and…

December 10, 1992 The Fairfax Forum is celebrating its 100th birthday December 10, 1992. According to research, Fairfax had several newspapers in this town. There was the Independent in 1882, the Independent – Chief in 1883, The Chief in 1883-1885,…

December 10, 1992 • The Tarkio Elves are getting in the Christmas spirit for the Annual Elf Auction this Saturday, December 12, on Atchison County Cable Channel 8 at 7 p.m. The auction will be held at the Walnut Inn…

December 11, 1942 The Rock Port Community Club’s annual Christmas party and treat has become a casualty of the war. There isn’t going to be a party. The reason for the calling off the annual treat to the children of…

Rock Port God and Man services will be held  December 11-15 from 7 – 7:30 a.m. each day.  The host church this year is the Rock Port First Lutheran Church.  Following each service, there will be a fellowship period with…

St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Tarkio and St. Benedict Catholic Church in Burlington Junction, Missouri, are celebrating Advent and Christmas. A schedule of services follows: Solemnity Of The Immaculate Conception Of The Blessed Virgin Mary Friday, December 8…

It is hard to believe, but the holiday time is fast approaching. Once again, the Tarkio/Westboro Ministerial Alliance is hosting God and Man services. The dates have been set for December 4-8 beginning at 7:00 a.m. The host church this…