Category: People & Living

On August 13, 2017, Rock Port sophomore, Kade Jones earned the rank of Eagle Scout. Kade started as a Tiger and worked his way up the ranks. He achieved his Arrow of Light badge, which is the only badge that…

Submitted by Kay Gibson The first annual Watson Fire Department’s fishing tournament was a success even though the fish weren’t biting. There were 33 fishermen participating. Jeremy Sloop won first prize of $165. For a 12 lb. catfish. Raymond Chastain…

Bill Hayes, Volunteer Director, Mayhew Cabin The Mayhew Cabin will host a membership drive program on Sunday, August 27, 2017. A reception will start at 2 p.m. with a presentation by Dr. Sara Crook of Peru State College at 3…

Submitted By Linda Kay Payton, President of Unit 199 Tarkio’s American Legion Auxiliary Unit 199 met on August 14 at 6 p.m. at the Legion building. They hosted an installation service with members attending from:  Maitland Unit 256; Rock Port…

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CHARLOTTESVILLE.  Not a pretty sight to see in America.  White bigots, Nazis, White Supremacists, Skin Heads, and everything else.   Alive and well in America.  The land of the free where everyone is welcome.  That is what we say, but, is…

August 20, 1992 • Alternative Soil Erosion Practices-Conference Field Day was held at Volker Bros. Farms near Tarkio August 13. The field day was sponsored by Alan, Steve, and Curt Volker, Kidd Farms and KMA Radio and was held in…

August 20, 1992 The 1992 Fairfax Fair Little Mr. and Miss Fairfax were Calvin Graves and Sarah Scarbrough. Kirsten Jones was crowned Miss Fairfax. Dooley’s Deli of Fairfax held its 1st annual sand volleyball tournament Saturday, August 15. The winners…

August 21, 1942 Talk about nerve! How would you like to tackle a swarm of bees with your bare hands, wrap them in your shirt and take them home to settle them in a hive? That’s what Donald Stanton, 14…