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Rock Port’s PEO Chapter DU is now raffling a beautiful quilt with proceeds to fund the various projects that it supports. PEO promotes educational opportunities for women through grants, scholarships and loans. They assist high school graduates, retuning college students, foreign scholars and... + continue reading

The Tarkio High School Gymnasium was bustling with activity as vendors and shoppers gathered at the Me Market Saturday, November 8.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
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Community Hospital-Fairfax hosted the annual Me Market on November 8, 2014. Over 250 women and men attended the event where they enjoyed shopping at 42 booths with wares from women’s apparel, to candles, jewelry and various health products. In addition to great shopping, women took advantage of... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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An assembly was held at the Rock Port R-II schools on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 to honor our Veterans and recognize Veterans Day. The assembly began with Student Body President Dalton Jones welcoming those in attendance followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. After the Pledge of Allegiance, the... + continue reading

Following the court proceedings, Judges Fischer, Howard and Ellis took questions about the cases from students, attorneys, judges and community members. (AC Mail photo)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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An Atchison County Court first For the first time in its history, the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District convened court at the Atchison County Courthouse in Rock Port, Missouri. On November 14, 2014 a panel consisting of Western District Judges Joseph Ellis and Victor Howard and Supreme... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Operation Christmas Child collection week is well under way! Day 1 saw 506 boxes. This year's new Relay Center Coordinator, Melanie Athen says "I'm so excited to watch the shoeboxes come in and hope to reach our goal of 1437 shoeboxes this year! So keep those shoeboxes coming, let's help those... + continue reading

Pictured: Len Rhine, Administrator; Laverna Kennel and Jody Danley, Food Service Manager (submitted photo)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Laverna Kennel, Fairfax, has been serving meals to residents and staff of Pleasant View for nearly twenty-eight years. Sadly, this phase of her life came to a close on Friday, November 14, 2014. Laverna has graciously and proudly arrived at work promptly at 5:15 a.m. and done whatever was asked... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Dalton Brake to play football in Florida While attending an Offense-Defense Football Camp this summer, Dalton Brake, 15, of Rock Port, was named an Offense-Defense All-American and invited to participate in the 9th-Annual Offense-Defense Bowl Week festivities taking place at the Citrus... + continue reading

Pictured left to right are: Raymond Horton, Bill Henry, Leonard Kempke, and Bob Coit. (Phot submitted by Pleasant View)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Veterans of Pleasant View were honored during a Veterans Day celebration presented by Dennis Jones, Chaplin for Kendallwood Hospice. Music was provided by Kyle Kormeier of St. Joseph. Pleasant View resident veterans are: Leonard Kempke, Raymond Horton, James McClain, Duane Rosenbohm, Bob Coit,... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Time flies. This Eunice Bast Henn can attest to as she celebrates her birthday for one hundred times. On November 22, 1914, also a Saturday, Eunice made her appearance in a little farm home that was first owned by her grandparents who came from Sweden. It was two miles west of College Springs... + continue reading

The Vet-Mobile was parked in front of the Atchison County Memorial Building in an effort to reach rural Veterans and their spouses with helpful services. (AC Mail photo)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Monday November 10, 2014, the Vet-Mobile (Mobile Vet Center or MVC’s) stopped in Atchison County to provide services from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The bus was parked in front of the Atchison County Memorial Building and welcomed Veterans and their spouses in search of assistance. According to the... + continue reading

Pictured with the photo of Ralph Greer are (l to r) are Rita Vance, Julia Bennington, Rosie Woodring, Arnelle Lansdown, and Colby Lansdown. (AC Mail photo)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Ralph Greer was one of the first Atchison County draft men to be sent to camp. He was the son of George and Elizabeth Greer. On September 19, 1917, 20 young men left Rock Port for Camp Funston. (Camp Funston was located on the Fort Riley military reservation near Junction City, Kan.) Along with... + continue reading

Sixth grade teacher Donald Parson spoke on behalf of the class. The sixth grade class sold shirts this year and raised over $1,000 to be given to the Atchison County Memorial Building Foundation. (AC Mail photo)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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On, Tuesday, November 11 the Ralph Greer American Legion Post 49 held its annual Veteran Day Supper to honor our area veterans and their families. Commander Steve Duran welcomed everyone and Pastor Richard Boettner gave the opening prayer. Following the dinner several were recognized for their... + continue reading

Zackary Stevens received an award for the most improved in the area of testing.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Students, teachers, parents and the community gathered November 12, 2014, to recognize students at Fairfax R-3 School for their excellence in testing for the 2013 school year. Fairfax students and teachers had a great 2013 resulting in the school receiving 100% APR (Annual Performance Report).... + continue reading

Aleesha Ball, American Degree recipient, and her father, Jim Ball.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Each year, the National FFA Organization honors FFA members who show the utmost dedication to the organization through their desire to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. The American FFA Degree is bestowed upon a... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Delaney and Knox Oswald at the music center and doing some shopping.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Ten families from the Mommies and Me program braved the cold temperatures to meet on November 13, 2014, at the CFK building in Fairfax, Missouri. Seventeen children ranging in ages from infant to four years old enjoyed a morning of playtime and visiting. Children participated in singing “10... + continue reading
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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The Tarkio/Westboro/Fairfax Food Pantry received a $500 donation from the Tarkio Lions Club on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. The money will come in handy as the food pantry prepares to feed those in need this holiday season. Pictured are Lion Larry Hicks, left, and Tarkio/Westboro/Fairfax Food... + continue reading

Nancy Gaines, left, and Ann Wensel, right, delivered apples from the American Legion Auxiliary to the Fairfax R-3 teachers.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Every November the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 284 at Fairfax gives an apple to the teachers at the Fairfax school, in observance of National Education Week. It is a thanks to the teachers for everything they do to educate the students. Kendal Straub, a junior member of the Auxiliary, helped... + continue reading

The 2014 - 2015 Bulldogs (pictured at left, left to right) are: front row - Jonathan Brown, Gage Crowley, Keevan Baker, Michael Baker and Dylan Jeffords; Coach Mike Hollingsworth, Garrett Ball, Dakota Allen, Jase Barnes, Trevor Brown, Brody Cooper and Mason Straub. Not pictured is Carson Long, assistant coach.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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The varsity basketball season will start Tuesday, November 25, as the Lady Bulldogs and the Bulldogs host the DeKalb Tigers. The first game will begin at 5:00 p.m. Michael Carpenter is the head coach for the Lady Bulldogs, and Whitney Harrington is the assistant coach. This year’s varsity Lady... + continue reading

Katy Baker sang the national anthem before the game with North Nodaway November 10.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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The junior high girls’ basketball team continued their winning streak Monday, November 10, with a 34-19 win over North Nodaway. High scorer for the game was Kilea Cooper with 14 points, followed by Jaycee Graves with 13, Jesse Graves with 4, and Kinley Thornhill with 3. The Nishnabotna team handed... + continue reading

The Tarkio High School Gymnasium was bustling with activity as vendors and shoppers gathered at the Me Market Saturday, November 8.

Following the court proceedings, Judges Fischer, Howard and Ellis took questions about the cases from students, attorneys, judges and community members. (AC Mail photo)

Pictured: Len Rhine, Administrator; Laverna Kennel and Jody Danley, Food Service Manager (submitted photo)

Pictured left to right are: Raymond Horton, Bill Henry, Leonard Kempke, and Bob Coit. (Phot submitted by Pleasant View)

The Vet-Mobile was parked in front of the Atchison County Memorial Building in an effort to reach rural Veterans and their spouses with helpful services. (AC Mail photo)

Pictured with the photo of Ralph Greer are (l to r) are Rita Vance, Julia Bennington, Rosie Woodring, Arnelle Lansdown, and Colby Lansdown. (AC Mail photo)

Sixth grade teacher Donald Parson spoke on behalf of the class. The sixth grade class sold shirts this year and raised over $1,000 to be given to the Atchison County Memorial Building Foundation. (AC Mail photo)

Zackary Stevens received an award for the most improved in the area of testing.

Aleesha Ball, American Degree recipient, and her father, Jim Ball.

Delaney and Knox Oswald at the music center and doing some shopping.

Nancy Gaines, left, and Ann Wensel, right, delivered apples from the American Legion Auxiliary to the Fairfax R-3 teachers.

The 2014 - 2015 Bulldogs (pictured at left, left to right) are: front row - Jonathan Brown, Gage Crowley, Keevan Baker, Michael Baker and Dylan Jeffords; Coach Mike Hollingsworth, Garrett Ball, Dakota Allen, Jase Barnes, Trevor Brown, Brody Cooper and Mason Straub. Not pictured is Carson Long, assistant coach.

Katy Baker sang the national anthem before the game with North Nodaway November 10.

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THE TARKIO LIONS CLUB - Represented by Lion Larry Hicks, right, made a donation to the Tarkio Nutrition Center, represented by manager Dave Merriett, left, on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. (Photo By Megan McAdams) A PIZZA HUT FUNDRAISER - Was recently held to raise money for the Tarkio... + continue reading

DAN FRIES - Was the guest speaker at the Tarkio Rotary Club meeting on Veterans’ Day, November 11, 2014. He spoke about the renovations at the Atchison County Memorial Building. (Submitted Photo)
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Dan Fries, President of the Atchison County Mem­or­ial Building Foundation Board, was the guest speaker at the weekly meeting of the Tarkio Rotary Club on Veterans’ Day, November 11, 2014. He shared with the Rotarians the stages of the renovation of the Memorial Building. Phase One consisted of... + continue reading
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On Saturday, November 8, 2014, the Shining Stars Special Olympic Bowlers competed in the North Area Regional Tournament in St. Joseph, MO. All 13 athletes that attended placed, bringing home three gold, five silver, and five bronze medals. Athletes with gold or silver medals will be able to compete... + continue reading
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Elementary students at Fairfax R-3 School hosted a Veterans Day assembly Tuesday, November 11. Mr. Mark Staten welcomed those present, and Ryan Hopkins read a poem, “My American Flag Poem,” by Don Solodan, a disabled American veteran. The students sang “The Star Spangled Banner.” The kindergarten... + continue reading

Katy Baker sang the national anthem before the game with North Nodaway November 10.
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The junior high girls’ basketball team continued their winning streak Monday, November 10, with a 34-19 win over North Nodaway. High scorer for the game was Kilea Cooper with 14 points, followed by Jaycee Graves with 13, Jesse Graves with 4, and Kinley Thornhill with 3. The Nishnabotna team handed... + continue reading

The 2014 - 2015 Bulldogs (pictured at left, left to right) are: front row - Jonathan Brown, Gage Crowley, Keevan Baker, Michael Baker and Dylan Jeffords; Coach Mike Hollingsworth, Garrett Ball, Dakota Allen, Jase Barnes, Trevor Brown, Brody Cooper and Mason Straub. Not pictured is Carson Long, assistant coach.
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The varsity basketball season will start Tuesday, November 25, as the Lady Bulldogs and the Bulldogs host the DeKalb Tigers. The first game will begin at 5:00 p.m. Michael Carpenter is the head coach for the Lady Bulldogs, and Whitney Harrington is the assistant coach. This year’s varsity Lady... + continue reading
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The Tarkio/Westboro/Fairfax Food Pantry received a $500 donation from the Tarkio Lions Club on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. The money will come in handy as the food pantry prepares to feed those in need this holiday season. Pictured are Lion Larry Hicks, left, and Tarkio/Westboro/Fairfax Food... + continue reading

Aleesha Ball, American Degree recipient, and her father, Jim Ball.
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Each year, the National FFA Organization honors FFA members who show the utmost dedication to the organization through their desire to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. The American FFA Degree is bestowed upon a... + continue reading

Zackary Stevens received an award for the most improved in the area of testing.
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Students, teachers, parents and the community gathered November 12, 2014, to recognize students at Fairfax R-3 School for their excellence in testing for the 2013 school year. Fairfax students and teachers had a great 2013 resulting in the school receiving 100% APR (Annual Performance Report).... + continue reading

Sixth grade teacher Donald Parson spoke on behalf of the class. The sixth grade class sold shirts this year and raised over $1,000 to be given to the Atchison County Memorial Building Foundation. (AC Mail photo)
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On, Tuesday, November 11 the Ralph Greer American Legion Post 49 held its annual Veteran Day Supper to honor our area veterans and their families. Commander Steve Duran welcomed everyone and Pastor Richard Boettner gave the opening prayer. Following the dinner several were recognized for their... + continue reading

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The Fairfax Junior High Basketball Teams will be participating in the South Holt Junior High Basketball Tournament Monday, November 17, through Saturday, November 22, in Oregon, Missouri. Teams participating include Savannah Middle School, Fairfax, South Holt, Nodaway-Holt, West Nodaway, Mound City, Rock Port and Tarkio. The Fairfax girls will play Savannah Middle School in their first round of the tournament Monday, November 17 at 4:30 p.m. If they win, they will play again Thursday, November 20. If they lose, their next game will be Wednesday, November 19, at 4:30 p.m. The girls’ championship game is Saturday, November 22 at 9:30 a.m. The consolation game is Friday, November 21, at 4:30 p.m. The Fairfax boys’ team will also play Monday, November 17, at 5:45 p.m. against Savannah Middle School. If they win, they will play again Thursday, November 20, at 5:45 p.m. If they lose, their next game will be Wednesday, November 19, at 5:45 p.m. The boys’ championship game is Saturday, November 22, at 11:00 a.m. The consolation game is Friday, November 21, at 5:45 p.m.

The Fairfax Junior High Basketball Teams will be participating in the South Holt Junior High Basketball Tournament Monday, November 17, through Saturday, November 22, in Oregon, Missouri. Teams participating include Savannah Middle School, Fairfax, South Holt, Nodaway-Holt, West Nodaway, Mound City, Rock Port and Tarkio. The Fairfax girls will play Savannah Middle School in their first round of the tournament Monday, November 17 at 4:30 p.m. If they win, they will play again Thursday, November 20. If they lose, their next game will be Wednesday, November 19, at 4:30 p.m. The girls’ championship game is Saturday, November 22 at 9:30 a.m. The consolation game is Friday, November 21, at 4:30 p.m. The Fairfax boys’ team will also play Monday, November 17, at 5:45 p.m. against Savannah Middle School. If they win, they will play again Thursday, November 20, at 5:45 p.m. If they lose, their next game will be Wednesday, November 19, at 5:45 p.m. The boys’ championship game is Saturday, November 22, at 11:00 a.m. The consolation game is Friday, November 21, at 5:45 p.m.