Category: People & Living

Local Kids Compete at state NASP Tournament

Caleb Lucas, Ethan Lucas, Ryan Lucas, Rock Port, Mo., and Britney Wright, Mound City, Mo., ( left to right), competed at the Missouri State National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) in Branson, Missouri, on March 25, 2017. Over 2,000…

The Watson Quilters met Thursday night with Frances Nahkunst, Linda Viets, Teresa and Jim Hickok, Donna Whelan, Anita Armstrong, Holly Holmes, Mrs. Aaron Mortimore, and Kay Gibson attending. We have more soldier quilts in the making. BABY It’s a boy.…
Roddy Barnes performs at Tarkio Rehab

Roddy Barnes, originally from the Westboro/Blanchard area, sang and played piano for residents and staff of Tarkio Rehabilitation and Health Care, as well as members of the public, on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Roddy is the son of Carol and…
C.A.R.E. advocates attend Rotary meeting

Nikki Graves, left, and Teresa Morehouse, right, were the guest speakers at the Tarkio Rotary Club meeting on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. They shared with Rotarians about C.A.R.E. of Atchison County. C.A.R.E. provides information and referral, emotional support, court advocacy,…

A Community Palm Sunday Service will be held on Sunday, April 9, 2017, at 6 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Tarkio. Music will be provided from all local churches. An offering will be taken during the service, with…

Submitted by Bruce Jeffries, United Methodist Pastor at Rock Port and Watson Sunday, April 9, is Palm/Passion Day, a time for Christians to remember the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, fulfilling the Messianic prophecies found in Isaiah 62:11 and…

Wedding Anniversary Celebration A 70th wedding anniversary celebration was held Sunday, April 2, at the VFW building in Mt. Home, Arkansas, to honor June and Charles E. Wensel.  
Blue Jay  Health Expo

Health Expo presenter Phil Vogler has everyone attention as he talks about the importance Physical and Nutritional Health. Rock Port Junior High/High School hosted the Blue Jay Health and Wellness Expo Monday, March 20. This event focused on the importance…
Rock Port High School  Academic Banquet

Seniors (left to right) front row: Juleighanne Adams, Montana Martin, Hannah Mace, Paityn Alberti, Shelbie Gaines, Jackie Bradley, Dayle Davis and Cortney Lahue; Back Row: Melanie Wilson, Megan Stevens, Erika Dietze, Trenton Oswald, Journi Burke and Alex Baucom. Juniors (left…