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Tarkio Community Christmas

Written on December 6, 2022

The Tarkio Community Christmas Event was held Saturday, December 3, 2022, at the Community Building. Santa Claus was on hand to hear the Christmas wishes of every good little girl  Continue Reading »

Rock Port Christmas Mall

Written on December 6, 2022

Donna Whelan and Annie Wakefield enjoy looking at all of the vendor booths and the amazing crafts and artwork.   The Rock Port Fire Department helps Santa get to the  Continue Reading »

The Salvation Army collects $7,000

Written on December 6, 2022

Aimeé Seymour hands an apron to Marie Adams for bell ringing in Fairfax. (Atchison County Mail photo)   The Salvation Army’s local bell ringers were out in full force this  Continue Reading »

Tarkio Live Nativity and Christmas Light Parade

Written on December 6, 2022

Everyone is encouraged to get in the Christmas spirit and join in the fun in Tarkio Saturday, December 17, for the Live Nativity and Christmas Light Parade. The Live Nativity  Continue Reading »

Tarkio Christmas Lighting Contest

Written on December 6, 2022

The Tarkio Parks and Rec are hosting a Christmas Lighting Contest for businesses and homes. Get your places decorated for Christmas before December 15, the day of judging. First, second,  Continue Reading »

Community Baby Shower Dec. 13

Written on December 6, 2022

If you are an Atchison County parent who is expecting or have a little one under the age of six months, a Community Baby Shower is being held in your  Continue Reading »

Xi Lambda Beta sponsoring Fairfax holiday lighting contest

Written on December 6, 2022

Fairfax Xi Lambda Beta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi is once again sponsoring a holiday lighting contest for Fairfax. Homes will be judged December 12-16 by out-of-town judges. Categories will  Continue Reading »

Free performance by Jon Weber

Written on December 6, 2022

Head down to the Liberty Theatre in the Atchison County Memorial Building, Rock Port, Missouri, on Sunday, December 11, to be entertained by Jon Weber at 7:00 p.m. Thanks to  Continue Reading »

Dollar General and Community Services team up

Written on December 6, 2022

Every year, Dollar General in Tarkio puts up a box next to the register sweetly decorated in Christmas wrapping paper asking people to donate toys for tots.  These toys are  Continue Reading »

Tarkio’s elf auction returns

Written on December 6, 2022

The infamous Elf Auction has been revived by the Tarkio Parks and Recreation Board. Commercials have been filmed and the auction will be held December 11 at 6:30 p.m. Visit  Continue Reading »

Reception for Corey Lesher

Written on December 6, 2022

A reception honoring Corey Lesher will be held Wednesday, December 14, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Atchison County Farm Service Agency, 302 E. Hwy. 136, Rock Port.  Continue Reading »

Christmas Concert provides fantastic finale for Mule Barn Theatre Guild’s Artist Series

Written on December 6, 2022

The Mule Barn Theatre Guild hosted a Christmas Concert to end its 2022 Artist Series concerts, held monthly at the Tarkio Rotary Theatre on the Tarkio Tech campus. ABOVE –  Continue Reading »