People & Living

Atchison-Holt Electric to hold 86th annual membership meeting

Written on July 16, 2024

The 86th annual membership meeting of the Atchison-Holt Electric Cooperative will be held Thursday, July 25, 2024, at the Rock Port High School Gymnasium. Registration will be from 5:00 to  Continue Reading »

Fairfax Fair August 16 & 17 “There’s No Place Like Home”

Written on July 16, 2024

The Fairfax Fair is just around the corner and the more the merrier when it comes to booths of food and games at the park. The Fairfax Optimist Club wants  Continue Reading »

Rock Port Food Pantry

Written on July 16, 2024

The Rock Port Ministerial Alliance Food Pantry is low on the following items: canned fruit cocktail, canned apricots, cherry Jell-O, canned spinach, canned mixed vegetables, Lasagna Hamburger Helper, and Cheeseburger  Continue Reading »

Tarkio/Westboro/Fairfax Food Pantry board meeting

Written on July 16, 2024

The Tarkio/Westboro/Fairfax Food Pantry board met Tuesday, July 9, 2024, with 13 members present. Churches represented were: Fairfax – Christian, Methodist, and Presbyterian; Tarkio – Catholic, First Christian, Church of  Continue Reading »

Brownville Concert Series presents SoulRoot

Written on July 16, 2024

  The Brownville Concert Series welcomes SoulRoot to Brownville, Nebraska. Playing all your favorites from the last six decades, SoulRoot has become one of the most requested Top 40 cover  Continue Reading »

Atchison County Planning Committee seeks public input

Written on July 16, 2024

The public is encouraged to review and comment on the Atchison County Multi- jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan update before it is finalized. The plan includes an updated strategy to reduce  Continue Reading »

Chats

Written on July 16, 2024

The Atchison County Fair is this week at the Atchison County Fairgrounds and Velma Houts Fair Building in Rock Port. A parade will be held on Saturday on Main Street.  Continue Reading »

Old Time Notes – Atchison County Mail

Written on July 16, 2024

July 22, 1949 • Showing at the Paramount Theatre in Rock Port: “Li’l Abner,” “Puddin’ Head,” “Two Guys from Texas,” “Village Barn Dance,” and “Hollywood Barn Dance.” • Wilbur Schooler’s  Continue Reading »

“Extra! Extra!” A blast from Tarkio’s past

Written on July 16, 2024

July 22, 1949 • Temperatures in Tarkio ranged from 57 degrees to 94 degrees during the week. The low was recorded at 5:30 a.m. Saturday and the high was at  Continue Reading »

Formerly Forum

Written on July 16, 2024

July 22, 1949 • The cement driveway leading from the street to the ambulance entrance of the Fairfax Community hospital is being poured this week by C.P. Kincannon and helpers.  Continue Reading »

Fairfax Vacation Bible School to present “Douglas Talks”

Written on July 16, 2024

The Fairfax Community-Wide Vacation Bible School, “Douglas Talks,” will be held Monday, July 29, through Thursday, August 1, at the Fairfax Baptist Church. Supper will be served at 5:00 p.m.  Continue Reading »

On The Spiritual Side…Humility Because of God’s Grace

Written on July 16, 2024

Submitted by Pastor Richard Boettner, Rock Port Baptist Church What a wonderful summer we are enjoying in Atchison County! This week we are working on Vacation Bible School in Rock  Continue Reading »