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Letters to Santa Claus from area children are now being accepted for publication in The Holton Recorder.  The letters will be printed in our special Christmas greetings section that will be published a week before Christmas. The letters are due at The Holton Recorder office by 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec...
Jackson Heights preschool student Sarie Hall (right) tore into a piece of pumpkin pie that was served as part of preschoolers’ Thanksgiving dinner on Tuesday, while fellow preschooler Madden Mulroy enjoyed the pie, peaches and cornbread muffin served with the dinner that morning in Kay Smith’s...
A good local health care system may itself be part of the prescription for maintaining a healthy rural economy. That was the bottom line from a study of the economic contribution of Jackson County’s health care system produced and released recently by researchers at K-State Research and Extension...
Three fix-up and improvement needs at Holton High School top the current list of USD 336 facilities needs, according to a report from a school board facilities sub-committee that recently visited all of the Holton schools along with Superintendent Bob Davies. The exterior brick on the west side of...
Homestead Affordable Housing of Holton has announced plans to build seven new duplexes near its recently-completed Prairie View Senior Residences housing complex at the southern edge of Holton, it was reported. An informational meeting on the duplexes, which will provide 14 new housing units for...
Jackson County EMS has had a busy year, according to a call summary report presented to the Jackson County Commissioners during their meeting Monday. Jay Watkins and Brent Teter of Jackson County EMS outlined the company’s call summary report for the first three quarters of 2017, and the men and...
The annual Christmas Parade of Lights around the Holton Town Square is set for 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2, it has been reported. The Farmers State Bank will provide the $50 in Chamber Bucks prize for Best Religious Entry. The Holton National Bank will provide the $50 Chamber Bucks prize for the...
Jackson County has entered into an agreement with Doniphan County to dispose of Doniphan County’s household hazardous waste, it has been reported. All three local county commissioners – Rob Ladner, Bill Elmer and Janet Zwonitzer – unanimously agreed to the contract, which charges Doniphan County...
A few more food items are needed for this Thursday’s annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner, according to dinner organizer Freda Galer. This year’s dinner will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Evangel United Methodist Church Family Life Center, it was reported. The dinner is open to all...
A former Holton resident who evaded law enforcement for three months after an August 2016 burglary in Whiting, sought a plea deal on the charge after her arrest and then withdrew the plea to go to trial will now spend the next year and a half in prison after resubmitting the plea. Megan Hollister,...

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