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The Holton Police Department continues to advise area citizens to lock and remove valuable items from their vehicles at night in the wake of more automobile burglaries and thefts occurring in recent days. Several area citizens have reported the break-ins, which reportedly occurred between the hours...
More than 200 quilts will be on display in downtown Holton on Saturday for the fifth annual Quilts In The Courtyard event. The outdoor quilt show, which is hosted by Quilting On The Square, will take place in the courtyard of the Jackson County Courthouse from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Fifty special...
The city of Denison is hosting “Smokin’ For The Park” on Saturday – a barbecue competition and car show – to raise funds for city park improvement. Members of the Denison City Parks and Recreation committee are organizing the event, which will also include a parade and a meal, to raise funds to...
Free lunches are available for local children each weekday this month at the commons area of Holton Elementary School, it has been announced. From 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Monday through Friday, children 18 years of age and younger will be able to receive a shelf stable meal that includes a protein, a...
U.S. Army Specialist Matthew H. Walker of Hillsboro, Mo., an infantryman in the 101st Airborne Division, was on duty with a military detachment in southeastern Afghanistan on June 5, 2014, when his unit was hit by enemy fire. The wounds that Walker received in that incident proved to be fatal. Four...
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is offering a reward for information leading to the capture and conviction of anyone involved in the May 20 drive-by shooting near Mayetta that injured a 13-year-old boy, it has been reported. Sheriff Tim Morse said that while no new information has surfaced...
Members of the Holton American Legion Post 44 and Holton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1367 held a joint ceremony at Holton Cemetery on Monday for Memorial Day.  
A five-month, cross-country marathon honoring American military personnel killed in the line of duty during the Global War on Terror and their families is coming through Jackson County next week, it was reported. “America’s Run For The Fallen” will arrive in southern Jackson County on Monday, with...
With the purchase of additional surveillance equipment, Royal Valley High School and Royal Valley Elementary School in Hoyt will both have new video intercom systems at their main entrances at the start of the 2018-19 school year. Staff members will also be required to use access cards to...
A Holton man charged with attempted first degree murder after a December 2017 armed standoff with police has been sentenced to more than 20 years in prison, it was noted on Friday in Jackson County District Court. Patrick Wayne Miller, 31, had originally been charged with three counts of attempted...

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