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District Basketball update

Written on February 21, 2024

Here is the updated schedule for the district basketball games the Rock Port and East Atchison high school teams will be playing this week: Today, Wednesday, February 21 East Atchison  Continue Reading »

Bentley Teten wins Atchison County Spelling Bee

Written on February 20, 2024

The Atchison County Spelling Bee was held in Tarkio Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Winners were Bentley Teten of Rock Port (first) and Easton Madron of Tarkio (second). Both will advance  Continue Reading »

Dine and dance to raise funds for Fairfax’s junior/senior prom

Written on February 20, 2024

Get the whole family dolled up for a fun “Night Under The Stars” with dining and dancing to raise funds for the Fairfax High School junior/senior prom. On Friday, February  Continue Reading »

Fairfax Drama Department to present “The Actor Games”

Written on February 20, 2024

The Fairfax Drama Department, under the direction of Jonnie Kemerling, will present “The Actor Games” Saturday, February 24, 2024, at 6:30 p.m. in the Fairfax High School gymnasium. A free  Continue Reading »

“Eating From the Garden”

Written on February 20, 2024

Area fourth and fifth graders are invited to a free after school program, “Eating From the Garden,” offered by the University of Missouri Extension. Classes will be held every Wednesday  Continue Reading »

Tommi Martin signs with Missouri State

Written on February 20, 2024

Tommi Martin signed to join the Missouri State girls’ track team during a signing ceremony held Friday, February 16, 2024, at the TAC. Pictured, from left to right, are Coach  Continue Reading »

Boys’ Class 1 District 4 Wrestling Tournament

Written on February 20, 2024

Gus Heintz stands on top of the podium as district champion in the 126 pound division. He is headed to the state tournament.   Ryder Herron is pictured with his  Continue Reading »

East Atchison Winter Homecoming

Written on February 20, 2024

East Atchison Winter Homecoming Royalty The East Atchison Winter Homecoming Royalty includes, from left to right: front row – crownbearers Willow Wright and Crew Martin; and back row – Tarkio  Continue Reading »

Tarkio Board of Aldermen approves ordinance prohibiting smoking in workplaces and public places within the city

Written on February 20, 2024

The City of Tarkio Board of Aldermen met Wednesday, February 14, 2024, at Tarkio City Hall. The Pledge of Allegiance was conducted at 6:00 p.m. Roll call was taken by  Continue Reading »

Rock Port R-II School Board meeting

Written on February 20, 2024

The Rock Port R-II Board of Education held a regular meeting Tuesday, February 13, 2024. President Regan Griffin called the meeting to order at 12:13 p.m. in the board room.  Continue Reading »

Rock Port Board of Aldermen meeting

Written on February 20, 2024

The Rock Port Board of Aldermen met Friday, February 9, 2024, at 8:30 a.m. with Mayor Amy Thomas presiding. Board members present were Lisa Farmer, Kelley Herron, Kory Paris, and  Continue Reading »

Fairfax R-3 School Board meeting

Written on February 20, 2024

The Fairfax R-3 School Board met January 22, 2024. Jon Graves called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. Also present were: Miles Smith, Chance Clement, Crystal Woodring, Theresa Larson,  Continue Reading »