Members of Holton High School’s wrestling team — from left, Drew Morris, Cale Hein, Braden Peven and Conner Gilliland — shoveled snow off driveways and sidewalks at homes near HHS on Tuesday afternoon. Head Wrestling Coach Cullen Jackson said team members needed to “burn off some nervous energy” after their Thanksgiving break was extended by two days due to Sunday’s blizzard. Students in all Jackson County schools got Monday and Tuesday off due to the snowstorm. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Top stories in the Wednesday, Nov. 28 edition of The Holton Recorder: • There’s still plenty of time to get ready for the Holton/Jackson County Chamber of Commerce’s “Small Town Christmas” celebration and Parade of Lights on Saturday! We’ll tell you what’s going on that day, as well as how you can...

Vince Vandehaar (at right) of Olathe’s VVV Consultants led a town hall meeting on Thursday, gathering information to be compiled into an updated community health needs assessment for Jackson County. The finished assessment will be released sometime in January, Vandehaar said. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Top stories in the Monday, Nov. 19 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • Jim and Layne Hunley, Bill and Marilyn Kinkade and Vicki Olberding will be among those opening their homes to show their Christmas spirit during the upcoming Christmas Homes Tour. Find out more about what you’ll see in...
Walt Wells drove a jeep around Holton’s Town Square (with David Roller as a passenger) in honor of his father, a military veteran, during Friday’s Veterans Day Parade. (Photo by David Powls)
Top stories in the Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • Voters in all four counties of the Second Judicial District voted to keep court judges Norbert Marek and Jeff Elder on the bench at the recent midterm election. • Court proceedings for Derrick Bohnenkemper of Holton...
Top stories in The Holton Recorder’s Wednesday, Nov. 7 edition include: • Democrat Laura Kelly defeats Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach in the midterm election for the Kansas governorship, while Republican Steve Watkins gets a narrow victory over Democrat Paul Davis for the Congress seat...
During the month of October, the Parsonage House, located across the street from the Beck-Bookman Library in Holton, was decked out for Halloween. The home is operated by Development Servicies of Jackson County, Inc.
Top stories in the Monday, Nov. 5 edition of The Holton Recorder include:   • Tuesday is Election Day! Don’t forget to vote.   • Dan Harris of Holton Livestock Exchange has been named one of the Holton/Jackson County Chamber of Commerce’s Hall of Fame honorees for 2019. Learn more about...
Top stories in the Wednesday, Oct. 31 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • A reminder that Tuesday, Nov. 6 is election day. We’ll have a list of the polling places open in Jackson County, along with information on advance voting.  • The Jackson County Commission has granted the Holton/Jackson...


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