Category: People & Living

McAdams marks 30th year at Northwest Missouri Industries- Mary McAdams has been in the Atchison County area her whole life. She grew up in Tarkio and, after graduating from Tarkio High School, continued her education at Tarkio College. After graduating…

January 2016 … CH-F introduces- Senior Life Solutions Aging brings many joys–grandchildren, more free time in retirement, and wisdom gained over the decades. But, at the same time, our older years can also bring the loss of loved ones, stresses…

The regular meeting of the Tarkio R-I Board of Education was held Thursday, December 15, 2016, in the board meeting room at Tarkio High School. The meeting was called to order by President Steve Klute at 7:00 p.m. with reciting…

Dear Santa, I have been good this year. I am 10 years old. I want a $20 iTunes card, stroller, Carrie Underwood storyteller cd album, real baby clothes, money, and Ugg black boots! Love, Sydnee Bruns

Dear Santa, I would like a toy dog for Christmas! I also want a kitty to chase the dog! Love, Brinkley Dear Santa, I would like a toy dinosaur for Christmas! I am going to leave flowers for you! I…
Smoke Signals

Students honored for MAP test scores- TARKIO JR. HIGH AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS – Who scored proficient or advanced on their MAP tests were honored with a free day of games, movies and pizza for lunch on Friday, December 16,…

Dear Santa, This year I am 7 (4). I have been good, some of the time. I would like a semi and a lot of cars for Christmas. I promise to leave you turkey and a card. To get to…

A Christmas Card “Have yourself a merry little Christmas, Let your heart be light…” “Here we are as in olden days, Happy golden days of yore, Faithful friends who are dear to us, Gather near to us once more.” Merry…
Blanchard’s cucumber tree

Elaine Artlip – And Linda Artlip Weinstein are pictured standing beneath Blanchard’s cucumber tree. (Submitted By Beverly Clinkingbeard) By Beverly Clinkingbeard I think that I shall never see A poem as lovely as a tree. A tree whose hungry mouth…

he Atchison County Development Corporation (ACDC) board meeting was held December 14, 2016. Present were: W.C. Farmer, Craig Corken, Lori Seymour, Roger Martin, Scott Melvin, and Bob Alldredge, board members; Monica Bailey, and Carol Clark. Board members voted to to…