Cassandra Fund (right) took home grand champion market hog honors with her crossbred market hog during the Jackson County Swine Show on Tuesday. Fund is pictured with judge Zach McCracken.
The Jackson County 4-H Fair is in full swing and several livestock grand champions have already been named. 
Sophia Mellenbruch of the Lucky Stars 4-H Club and her horse kicked up some dust as they rounded a barrel in the barrel race competition of the Jackson County 4-H Fair Horse Show, held Saturday at the Northeast Kansas Heritage Complex. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
The Jackson County Fair's annual Horse Show kicked off a week of fair activities on Saturday morning at the Northeast Kansas Heritage Complex south of Holton.
Charlie and Ethel Ann King will be the grand marshals of the 2016 Jackson County Fair Parade, set to begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday on Holton's Town Square. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
  Ethel Ann King remembers go­ing as a young girl to the Jackson County Fair when it was held on Holton’s Town Square, inside a huge tent where all the exhibits were on display.
Holton residents Ray (right) and Leesa Harshaw (center) recently received the Holton Yard of the Year honor from the City of Holton, represented here by Holton Parks and Recreation Director Mike Reichle.
Acting Holton City Manager Kerwin McKee will become the new full-time city manager on Aug. 1 after the Holton City Commission voted to offer him the job on Monday. McKee, a 20-year employee of the city, replaces recently-departed city manager Bret Bauer.
Holton’s search for a new city manager is over — and the Holton City Commission didn’t have to look too far to find one.
Vickie Wold (right), one of the organizers for the new free public library in Denison, helped Penny Hopkins, 7, select a book to check out during the library’s grand opening on Friday. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
A group of volunteers have opened a public library at the community building in Denison.
Cassandra Fund (right) took home grand champion market hog honors with her crossbred market hog during the Jackson County Swine Show on Tuesday. Fund is pictured with judge Zach McCracken.
Sophia Mellenbruch of the Lucky Stars 4-H Club and her horse kicked up some dust as they rounded a barrel in the barrel race competition of the Jackson County 4-H Fair Horse Show, held Saturday at the Northeast Kansas Heritage Complex. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Charlie and Ethel Ann King will be the grand marshals of the 2016 Jackson County Fair Parade, set to begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday on Holton's Town Square. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Acting Holton City Manager Kerwin McKee will become the new full-time city manager on Aug. 1 after the Holton City Commission voted to offer him the job on Monday. McKee, a 20-year employee of the city, replaces recently-departed city manager Bret Bauer.
Vickie Wold (right), one of the organizers for the new free public library in Denison, helped Penny Hopkins, 7, select a book to check out during the library’s grand opening on Friday. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Cassandra Fund (right) took home grand champion market hog honors with her crossbred market hog during the Jackson County Swine Show on Tuesday. Fund is pictured with judge Zach McCracken.
The Jackson County 4-H Fair is in full swing and several livestock grand champions have already been named. 
Jackson County Clerk Kathy Mick told county department heads Monday to look at their department’s needs for the next five years when preparing their 2017 department budget requests as officials brace for the upcoming state-imposed tax lid. During a department head meeting Monday, Mick, along with...
The Royal Valley Board of Education is proposing a slight decrease in its mill levy for the 2016-2017 school year.  During a special board meeting Monday evening, board members agreed to propose a budget funded by 47.396 mills for the coming school year, which is a half a mill less than last year’s...
The Holton school board is proposing a slight decrease in the mill levy for USD 336, which also serves as the host district for the Holton Special Education Cooperative. The proposed new mill levy is 58.754 mills, down from last year’s 58.796 mills. The school district’s assessed valuation for the...

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Cassandra Fund (right) took home grand champion market hog honors with her crossbred market hog during the Jackson County Swine Show on Tuesday. Fund is pictured with judge Zach McCracken.

The Jackson County 4-H Fair is in full swing and several livestock grand champions have already been named. 

Sports

This photo shows Holton’s Olivia Yingst serving the volleyball. Yingst will be a freshman this year.
The Holton summer volleyball league for high school players ended with a tourney last Wednesday evening. These two photos were taken on the final night of competition. . A total of 22 teams competed...

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