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HOLTON/JACKSON COUNTY-WIDE GARAGE SALES Friday-Saturday, April 26-27, 2024 Download the pdf file of this form (located below this text) and print it out, then fill it out and bring it to our office at 109 W. Fourth St., Holton, KS with $13 to cover advertising costs. This will place your ad in the...
Holton Community Theatre staged “Lend Me A Tenor” last weekend. The cast is shown above and included (from left) Aaron Cook, Linda Boyd, Brenda Harter, Carrie Holliday, Travis Henry, John Livingston, Julie Hesed, and Christian Johanning.
Holton Community Theatre staged “Lend Me A Tenor” last weekend. The cast is shown above and included (from left) Aaron Cook, Linda Boyd, Brenda Harter, Carrie Holliday, Travis Henry, John Livingston, Julie Hesed, and Christian Johanning.
The last three available lots at the Holton Industrial Park have a new owner. At last night’s Holton City Commission meeting — held a day later than normal due to the Presidents Day holiday observance on Monday — commissioners approved the sale of three lots, totaling 8.7 acres, to J.R. and Christi...
Holton’s historic Hotel Josephine, once referred to as “the longest continuously operating hotel west of the Mississippi,” is now on the Register of Historic Kansas Places — and could soon be a part of the National Register of Historic Places, it has been reported. The hotel, which was built in...
New Holton superintendent Trevor Ashcraft.
Trevor Ashcraft, a 2007 graduate of Holton High School, has been named the new superintendent for Holton USD 336, effective with the 2024-2025 school year. During a special board of education meeting last Wednesday, the board voted 7-0 to offer Ashcraft a two-year contract with benefits to serve as...
All four of Jackson County’s representatives in the Kansas Legislature — shown from left to right, Sen. Dennis Pyle and Reps. Randy Garber, Ron Ellis and Francis Awerkamp — attended Saturday’s legislative forum at the Jackson County Courthouse. (Photo by Brian Sanders)
How Kansas legislators are spending their constituents’ tax money — and how the state is generating that money — were topics for the four legislators representing different parts of Jackson County at a legislative forum held Saturday at the Jackson County Courthouse. About 40 area residents were...
Jackson Heights High School students who graduate in the spring of 2028 will be required to complete 24 hours of course credits, compared with this year’s Cobra graduates who have to complete 27 credit hours before collecting their diplomas. At Monday’s Jackson Heights USD 335 Board of Education...
A pitch was made for a new multi-purpose room for the Holton school district Monday evening at the Holton school board meeting.  With the growth and success of the girls wrestling sport at both the middle school and high school levels, there is a growing need for more practice facilities in the...
Lower-than-expected insurance rates for Holton city employees will not only mean lower monthly insurance premiums this year for them — they’ll also be getting a one-time bonus thanks to the Holton City Commission. On a 4-1 vote during the city’s commission’s regular meeting on Monday, commissioners...
Instead of holding a caucus to select a presidential candidate for each political party, a presidential preference primary election will be held on March 19 in Kansas, it has been reported. In a “preference” primary, vote totals are used to allocate party delegates to candidates at the national...

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