Community blood drive- Atchison County residents can help donate blood at the Community Blood Center blood drive on Monday, September 26, 2016 from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. The drive will be held at 500 Main Street, Fairfax School Cafeteria.
To make an appointment online, visit, click the “Schedule an Appointment” icon and enter Sponsor Code atchisonmo. For additional details, contact Donna Million at 660-686-2431.

Brownville Flea Market- The annual Fall Flea Market will be held this weekend, September 24, 25 in Brownville.
This event is sponsored by the Brownville Historical Society who is celebrating their 60th Anniversary as a non-profit organization as they began in 1956.
Estimated vendors to be 270, representing several mid-western states. The Society expects 3,000 – 5,000 people to attend during the weekend.
Food, crafts, collectibles, jewelry are featured at the various booths. The Society is hosting a yard sale on Friday and Saturday, the 23, 24 of September at 223 Water Street. Various extra pieces of history, vintage items, furniture, appliances, collectibles, Christmas items will be available to purchase.
2017 is the 61st year of the Flea Market with an anticipated record number of vendors at the Memorial Weekend event on May 27, 28, & 29! 

Unwanted Footwear – WANTED!- NHS would LOVE to have any unwanted footwear you have. Any shoes or boots are welcome, just so they are still wearable. Contributions can be left at either school office. This collection will continue through October. Thank you.