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During the song “A Hat For My Snowman,” several Royal Valley Elementary School kindergarten students decorated this paper snowman for winter. The song, along with three others, were a part of the student’s winter holiday program performed on Monday at the school. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Top stories in the Wednesday, Dec. 19 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • The Holton City Commission has affirmed its support of Holton Community Hospital’s expansion project by agreeing to act as a “conduit” for the issuance of more than $14 million in bonds for the project. Find out more in...
The Holton Recorder will be combining its Monday and Wednesday editions in the next two weeks and will only print one edition on those Wednesdays, Dec. 26 and Jan. 2, due to the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. The Recorder will publish one, combined edition during those two holiday weeks. There...
Six-year-old Bryler Brucken (center) shared his Christmas wish list with Santa Claus while Bryler’s younger brother, two-year-old Treagen, waited his turn during a recent visit to Santa’s Workshop. The brothers are the sons of Chad and Kayla Brucken of Holton. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
Top stories in the Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • Holton High School senior Madison Taliaferro died Saturday at a St. Louis hospital while waiting for a double lung transplant. Learn more about this courageous girl and her struggle with cystic fibrosis. • A rural...
Royal Valley will crown its King and Queen of Courts from these six students on Friday during halftime of the varsity boys basketball game against Hiawatha. Queen candidates include (seated, from left) Kenzie Hegemann, Mary Broxterman and Kiikto Thomas. King candidates are (standing, from left) Garrett Pruyser, Kobe Mills and Knowee Potts. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Top stories in the Monday, Dec. 10 Holton Recorder include: • A tragic auto accident north of Holton claims the life of a Jackson Heights sophomore. Learn more about Garrett Klahr in today’s issue. • Developmental Services of Jackson County have created a hit with their “National Lampoon’s...
Studio 1 Dance Center students who performed “All I Want For Christmas Is You” during Saturday’s “Small Town Christmas” celebration in Holton included (from left) Payton Crawford, Khyia Jenkins, Julie Wellman, Keirya Taylor and Samantha LaRoche (back right). (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Top stories in the Wednesday, Dec. 5 edition of The Holton Recorder include: • The Holton City Commission will be participating in the rebooted Jackson County Neighborhood Revitalization Program. Find out what that means for Holton home and business owners looking to make improvements to their...
Chad Phillips, Jackson County Courthouse custodian, is shown above adjusting a gingerbread house display on the second floor of the Courthouse recently. Phillips constructed the display, as well as a large Christmas tree made of pine cones on the first floor of the building, for the Christmas season. (Photo by Ali Holcomb)
Top stories in the Monday, Dec. 3 edition of The Holton Recorder: • A Holton High School senior who survived a lung transplant six years ago is now fighting for her life after her body rejected the lungs. Find out more about Madison Taliaferro and why she is waiting for a new pair of lungs. •...
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...

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