Lane Lassister of Mick’s Tree Service is shown above after installing a solar light atop a flag pole at Hoyt Cemetery recently.
A retirement celebration was held at Holton Elementary School last Thursday afternoon for the four retiring  staff members shown above (from left) Nancy Lundin, Mary Porter, Sheila Day and Robin Fernkopf. The last day of classes for Holton students is Wednesday. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
When the school term comes to a close in Holton on Wednesday, four USD 336 staff members will be retiring after more than 100 years of combined service. 
Royal Valley Board of Education President Cindy Broxterman (right) presented a high school diploma to Chaley Lemmon on Sunday - one of 49 seniors from the Class of 2018 - as Superintendent Aaric Davis looked on. Also shown in the photo are RVHS Vice President John Martin in the background, who read the names of all the graduates, and senior Dawson Lyming (far left) who was next to receive his diploma. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Forty-nine Royal Valley High School seniors graduated on Sunday – Mother’s Day – at the high school gym.
Graduating Jackson Heights seniors (from left to right) Dawson Boell, Grace Bowhay, Charlie Burks, Dalton Chartier and Hanna Davault listen to the valedictory remarks of classmate Braden Dohl during JHHS commencement ceremonies on Sunday. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
For the 32 members of Jackson Heights High School’s graduating class of 2018 and their families and friends, Sunday afternoon provided an opportunity to look back at the past 13 years while looking ahead to the future.
More than 70 area students submitted essays for The Holton Recorder’s 11th annual Mother’s Day essay contest. This year’s theme was “What My Mom Means To Me.”
A “Paint The Park” one-mile fun run and walk was held last Sunday morning at the new fitness trail at Countryside Park in Holton.
A retirement celebration was held at Holton Elementary School last Thursday afternoon for the four retiring  staff members shown above (from left) Nancy Lundin, Mary Porter, Sheila Day and Robin Fernkopf. The last day of classes for Holton students is Wednesday. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Royal Valley Board of Education President Cindy Broxterman (right) presented a high school diploma to Chaley Lemmon on Sunday - one of 49 seniors from the Class of 2018 - as Superintendent Aaric Davis looked on. Also shown in the photo are RVHS Vice President John Martin in the background, who read the names of all the graduates, and senior Dawson Lyming (far left) who was next to receive his diploma. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Graduating Jackson Heights seniors (from left to right) Dawson Boell, Grace Bowhay, Charlie Burks, Dalton Chartier and Hanna Davault listen to the valedictory remarks of classmate Braden Dohl during JHHS commencement ceremonies on Sunday. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Financial services firm Edward Jones once again ranks among the Fortune 500, accoring to Shannon L Wright, Financial Advisor in Holton. This is the firm's sixth consecutive appearance on the annual list, which is published by Fortune magazine.   Fortune magazine ranks the largest U.S....
Lane Lassister of Mick’s Tree Service is shown above after installing a solar light atop a flag pole at Hoyt Cemetery recently. The solar light was recently purchased for the cemetery, and Mick’s Tree Service volunteered its time and equipment to install the light at Hoyt Cemetery and St. Joseph...
This Saturday, Holton High School alumni and classic car aficionados will converge on Holton’s Town Square for the annual Glory Days activities, culminating in the annual HHS Alumni Banquet, it has been reported. This year’s Alumni Banquet will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at HHS, where 2006 graduate...
The Holton Recorder will be combining its Monday and Wednesday editions next week and will publish the combined edition on Wednesday, May 30, due to Monday’s Memorial Day holiday. The Holton Recorder office will be closed on Monday to observe Memorial Day as will many local businesses, including...

Sports

The 2018 Wetmore Middle School track team includes (front row, left to right) Brayden McQueen, Kurt Shumaker, Kyler Wommack, Dierk Hanzlicek, Weston Schultejans, Faith Bloom, Rylie Nichols, (second...

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