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Pat Tuck Pat Tuck, 54, Hoyt, is seeking her fourth four-year term on the Royal Valley Board of Education in the April 7 election. She will face Jason Klotz for the position three seat. Tuck has lived in Jackson County for 29 years and all five of her children graduated from Royal Valley High School...
A faulty clothes dryer has been identified as the cause of a fire at the Jackson County Jail early this morning, according to Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse. At 5:16 a.m. today (Wednesday), a fire in the laundry room of the jail was reported.  The Holton Fire Department responded to the scene...
Dr. Samantha Rieschick, D.D.S., has been practicing dentistry for four years, the last two of which have been with Holton Dental. Rieschick, 28, is a native of Wellington who graduated with honors from both Kansas State University and the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry....
  An Arizona man with an interest in aviation history is looking for descendants of a 1940 Holton High School graduate who perished along with 16 others in a World War II-era airplane crash near Phoenix. The purpose of Robert Kropp’s search is twofold. First, the Mesa, Ariz. resident is looking for...
  With more and more people using cell phones instead of landlines, how easy is it to pinpoint a cell phone’s location during an emergency? That answer varies based on a number of factors, according to Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse and Sherri Ladner, 911 administrator.  “It depends upon the...
  If Kansas Gov. Sam Brown­back’s proposal to retool state aid to schools as “block grants” is ap­proved by the Kansas Legislature, the Jackson Heights district doesn’t stand to lose as much in overall state aid as some big­ger districts in the state, but it doesn’t stand to gain much, either....
Dorothy (Dode) Henry of Wetmore has played the organ for nearly 75 years, many of those as the organist for St. James Church in Wetmore. Henry will be honored at the church’s 6:30 p.m. mass on Saturday, March 28, it was reported. (Submitted photo)
  As yet another Easter ap­proaches, Dorothy (Dode) Henry of St. James Church in Wetmore con­tinues to punch out notes as she carries on her legacy in playing the organ. With her 75th year of play­ing the instrument quickly ap­proaching, Dode took a look back at her life on the bench. Under her...
Royal Valley is expected to lose $181,245 total in state aid from the classroom this year and the next two years if lawmakers approve a bill to fund schools through flexible block grants. Superintendent John Rundle told board members, building principals and other members of the public present at...
With the future of school financing and state aid in Kansas currently in flux, Holton superintendent Dennis Stones did his best to present the school board with some concrete information regarding upcoming changes proposed in the 2015-2016 school year at Monday’s regularly scheduled board meeting....
Tiffany (Bowser) Kuglin is the new supervisor at LifeCare Fitness Center in Holton. A graduate of Jackson Heights High School, Kuglin received a business management degree and personal training certification from Allen County Community College.
Tiffany Kuglin has been named the new supervisor at LifeCare Fitness Center in Holton. A native of Netawaka, Kuglin, whose maiden name is Bowser, graduated from Jackson Heights High School in 2008. After high school, she enrolled at Allen County Community College where she obtained a degree in...

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