Members of the American Legion Posts of the Missouri communities of Mound City, Craig, Fairfax, Rock Port, Tarkio and Westboro pay tribute to this country’s fallen, who gave their lives to protect the freedoms that are enjoyed by those living in the United States.
The annual Relay For Life is coming to Holt County on Saturday, June 6, from 5 p.m. to midnight on the Oregon, MO, town square. The Relay For Life committee has planned a full evening of fun activities to go along with the walking of laps around the square.
A new principal is coming to South Holt R-1 in Oregon, MO. Rachel Peek will join the administration in the 2015-2016 school term. She brings 16 years of classroom and counseling experience as she begins her administration career.
The Holt County Historical Society's (HCHS) Methodist Church Museum, 115 Ada St., in Fortescue, MO, has been alive with activity this spring! Every Friday is a workday with volunteers joining together for a potluck meal at noon.
In 1913, the Mound City School’s Board of Education deemed it necessary to build a new school at 7th and Nebraska streets that would house the Mound City elementary and high school. This building would replace the existing grammar school for the district.
At area cemeteries on Monday, May 25, members of Missouri American Legion Posts from Mound City, Craig, Fairfax, Rock Port, Tarkio and Westboro will hold Memorial Day services to honor veterans and loved ones who have passed away.