Youth turkey virtual check station April 1 & 2

The Northwest Missouri Sportsman’s Club will be sponsoring a virtual check station for youth turkey season.  This year’s check station will be done via Facebook at To participate, simply upload a picture of your hunter with their harvested turkey along with the name of the hunter and measurements for beard, spur and weight. Feel  Continue Reading »

Easter music service at Tarkio Presbyterian

The Tarkio Presbyterian Church Choir and Bell Choir will present a program of Easter music during the worship service at 10:30 a.m. on Palm Sunday, April 2, 2023. The church is located at 700 Maple Street. Everyone is welcome to attend this special service.

Palm Sunday Dinner

The Rock Port Beta Gals will host the annual Palm Sunday Dinner Sunday, April 2, 2023. The dinner will be held at the Atchison County Memorial Building in Rock Port from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. A free-will donation will be accepted. Take-out dinners are an option. Proceeds from this year’s dinner will be given  Continue Reading »

Election Day Pancake Feed

The Fairfax Kiwanis and Optimist Clubs will hold their annual Election Day Pancake Feed Tuesday, April 4. The pancake feed will be held at the Fairfax Fire Station Community Room. All-you-can-eat pancakes and ham along with hot chocolate and coffee will be served for a free will offering. There will be two serving times: lunch  Continue Reading »

Pleasant View hosting Easter Bunny visit

Pleasant View, along with Bank Midwest, are selling Easter baskets made by the nursing home residents to raise money for their activity fund. The baskets will include a stuffed animal, Easter cup, bubbles, DIY craft, candy filled Easter eggs, and other goodies. Baskets will cost $12 each. The Easter Bunny will also be visiting Pleasant  Continue Reading »

Fairfax Community Easter Egg Hunt

Kiddos in Fairfax are invited to hunt for eggs Saturday, April 8, at 1:00 p.m. in the Fairfax City Park. Age groups will be 0-2 year olds, 3-5 year olds, 6-8 year olds, and 9-12 year olds. The 0-2 year olds will be on the basketball court. If it rains or snows, the egg hunt  Continue Reading »

Legion Auxiliary Rummage Sale in Tarkio

Allen-Schiffern American Legion Auxiliary will hold its spring rummage sale April 21-22, 2023, at the Tarkio American Legion Building (3rd and Broad streets). Donation take-in will be April 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, and 19, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. No donations will be accepted on April 20 to allow time for unpacking and  Continue Reading »

Atchison County Garage Sales

The dates have been set for Atchison County Garage Sales. They will be Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29. The City of Tarkio will hold its City-Wide Clean-Up Week May 1-5. The City of Fairfax will hold its City-Wide Clean-Up the weekend of May 5-7 with dumpsters at the city park.

Fairfax Alumni Banquet

The 2023 Fairfax Alumni Banquet will be held Friday, May 19, 2023, at 7:00 p.m. in the Fairfax High School Gymnasium honoring the graduating class of 2023. Tickets are $15 per person. Reservations are due by noon, Wednesday, May 17, and can be made at KG Buds in Fairfax. You can also send reservations to  Continue Reading »

2023 Rock Port Alumni Banquet

The time is fast approaching to make plans to attend the 2023 Rock Port High School Alumni Banquet. Due to numerous school activities and conflicts in May, this year’s banquet will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2023, in the high school gym at 4:00 p.m. (Honor class pictures will be taken at 3:00 p.m.)  Continue Reading »