Holton voters to cast ballot at Vets Club
Holton residents have a new polling location. Registered voters in Holton will cast their ballot at the Holton Veterans Club, 926 W 6th St., instead of the Jackson County Fair Building on Tuesday, which is Election Day, and during future elections.
Voters in Holton Ward 1, 2 and 3 will now vote at the Vets Club, which is located just a block north of the fair building.
Holton USD 336 Board of Education members approved the purchase of the fair building and five plots of land owned by the Jackson County Fair Association this fall. The building is currently being used as a home base for crews set to construct the new elementary school.
During Election Day on Tuesday, registered voters in Jackson County are encouraged to cast their votes for city council, school board and Meadowlark Extension District #7 representatives.
All voting polls in Jackson County will be open for 12 consecutive hours from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. in each precinct, and voters must bring some form of identification in order to vote.
Races included on the ballot are:
Jackson Heights USD 335
Position one: David Allen.
Position two: Melinda Wareham.
Position three: Neal Keeler.
Position seven: Konrad Coe.
Holton USD 336
Position one: Rex Frazier.
Position two: Orin Marshall.
Position three: Shelby Patch.
Position seven: Carl Matousek.
Royal Valley USD 337
Position one: Jim O’Toole and Raphael Wahwassuck.
Position two: Boone Smith.
Position three: Pat Tuck and Jason Klotz.
Position seven: Cindy Broxterman, Elizabeth Long-Smith and Barbara Walder-Hittle.
In addition, a few county residents live within the boundaries of additional school districts and will be voting on people seeking election to boards in USD 321, USD 322, USD 113, USD 430, USD 377, USD 338 and USD 340.
City council positions that are included in the spring election are:
Circleville: Edward Rostetter for mayor and LeRoy Shupe, Judy Olson and Eric Deneault for two available positions on the council.
Delia: Donna Knehans and Teresa Robb for three available positions on the council.
Denison: Bruce Sweany for mayor and Harold McAlexander and James Hindman for two available positions on the council.
Holton: Tim Morris and Blair Wagner for position one on the city commission.
Hoyt: Farrell Holthaus, Nathan McAlister and Leonard Allen for three available positions on the council.
Mayetta: Damian Brackenbury and Rudy Schmidt for three available positions on the council.
Netawaka: Bruce Meininger for mayor and Kevin Schmitz, Jarred Rethman, Doug Amon, Bob Lamberson and Daryl Wilson for five available positions on the council.
Soldier: Luke Geist and Paula Keating for mayor and Jackie Tannahill, Nina Reed, Brenda Holliday-Stanton, Dakota Keating, Ida Nadeau and Penny Ludlow for five available positions on the council
Whiting: Larry Eubanks, Richard Archer and Matthew Honas for five available positions on the council. No one filed for mayor.
There are also two positions on the Meadowlark Extension District #7 council that will be included in the spring election. Henriette Area and Jeri Albright have filed for those positions, it was reported.
For more information about the election, call the county clerk’s office at 364-5200.