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After several years as the small engine repairman at Holton Farm and Home, Sam Schumaker has opened his own business, Sam’s Equipment Sales and Service, north of Holton, where he continues to provide expert service on small engines, such as the chainsaw he was working on Friday morning. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Top stories in the Monday, Oct. 14 Recorder include: • Applications for the annual Jackson County Ministerial Alliance Christmas Store are now available for families, senior citizens and adults with disabilities who need extra help this Christmas. Find out how you can help - or benefit from - the...
Bryce Garrison (center) spooned chili meat into fried bread while Cody Garrison (right) brought more fried bread for preparation of “Indian tacos” served over lunch hour on Friday at a “patient appreciation lunch and open house” in celebration of Lifetime Eye Care’s 10th anniversary in business on Holton’s Town Square. The lunch drew a sizable crowd in somewhat chilly weather. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Top stories in the Monday, Oct. 7 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • The Holton/Jackson County Chamber of Commerce’s annual Fall Fest celebration, complete with a chili cook-off and a scarecrow decorating contest, is this Saturday, Oct. 12! Learn more about activities associated with this...
A king and queen will be chosen from these Jackson Heights High School seniors at halftime of the JHHS Cobra varsity homecoming football game against Valley Heights on Friday, Oct. 4. Queen candidates, from left on front row, are Jodi White, Abby Brey and Kylie Dohl. King candidates, from left on back row, are Carson Williams, Joel Kennedy and Cable Wareham. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Jackson Heights, Royal Valley and Holton high schools will crown homecoming royalty in the coming days — Royal Valley prior to the Friday, Oct. 4 game against Holton, Jackson Heights at halftime of the Friday, Oct. 4 game against Valley Heights and Holton prior to the Friday, Oct. 11 game against...
Lindsey Heineken is the owner of Halflete Fitness, which opened in April in the former Fresh Start building at 610 E. Fifth St. in Holton. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Top stories in the Monday, Sept. 30 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • Friday was a big day for Holton Community Hospital as ground was broken for the hospital’s planned $14.6-million expansion and renovation project. More about the groundbreaking and why HCH is undertaking an expansion...
Holton Community Hospital Home Health and Hospice is hosting an informational meeting from 5 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. on Thursday at The Hotspot on the north side of the Holton Square. Learn more about how to change or enroll in a Medicare Part D Plan and how to join a Medicare Advantage Plan or switch...
A variety of activities were held during Mayetta Pioneer Day on Saturday in downtown Mayetta. Here, Charles Moore (at left) offered face and body painting throughout the event. Moore is shown with Marisa Meyer of Holton. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Top stories in the Wednesday, Sept. 18 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • Holton city commissioners approved an ordinance this week allowing for Sunday beer and liquor sales. Learn more about the ordinance and when such sales can begin. • The city commission also approved the issuance of...
Velma Wahwasuck served as the Prairie Band Potawatomi Elder Queen during the Mayetta Pioneer Day parade, held last Saturday in downtown Mayetta. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Top stories in the Monday, Sept. 16 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • The Jackson Heights board of education recently received some dismaying news about the geothermal heat pump system that’s used for climate control at the high school — the system can be fixed, but energy cost savings for...
The executive director of the Topeka Rescue Mission, Barry Feaker, will be speaking at Holton First United Methodist Church. This event will be open to the community and will be held on Saturday, September 14.  There will be a dinner, serving BBQ pulled pork, held at 5:30 p.m. before Feaker speaks...
It pays to buckle up for safety — that’s what motorists driving through the intersection of Fifth Street and New York Avenue were reminded of recently via the “Bucks For Buckles” campaign sponsored by Safe Kids Kansas, State Farm Insurance and the Kansas Department of Transportation. Here, Holton High School senior Paige Crouch (at right) gave motorist Vanessa Ogden some information on the importance of buckling up. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Top stories in the Monday, Sept. 9 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • The 27th-annual Mayetta Pioneer Day celebration is this coming Saturday! Featured activities include a parade featuring longtime Mayetta residents Gordon and Brenda Hainey as grand marshals and an 1880s gunfighters’...

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