State music approaches for band students

April 23, 2015

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Musicians at HHS are busy preparing for state instrumental solo and small group ensemble competition. They qualified for state by receiving a "I" or top rating at regionals.

Juniors come together for Prom work day and clean up

Brian Nelson, Retrospect Photographer

April 22, 2015

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The Junior Class held Work Day for Prom set-up the Friday before the event. During that time members of the class decorated the wrestling gym to look like the 1920s era of The Great Gatsby. The group was also responsible for clean-up... Read more »

Malick pursues criminal justice

Janae Skaggs, reporter

March 31, 2015

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Criminal justice TV shows grab the viewers attention with the gory scenes and intriguing storylines involving the Crime Scene Investigation teams and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, when really; the job isn’t always that... Read more »

Basketball Scholarship

Emily McKinsey, Head Photo Editor

March 24, 2015

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“For as long as I can remember,” Garett Beecher, senior, said when asked how long he has played basketball. Since the age of three or four, Beecher has had a love for the game. In elementary school he played for several teams... Read more »

Jump Start Your Future

Emily McKinsey, Head Photographer

November 13, 2014

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On Tuesday, Nov. 11, Holton High School counselors hosted sessions about “Jump Starting Your Future.” There were several sessions to attend and students and parents chose three. These sessions included opportunities for Washburn... Read more »

FFA horse-judging team takes first in nation

October 31, 2014

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   The Holton High School FFA Horse judging team was named 2014 NATIONAL CHAMPIONS! Each team member wins $1000 for college.    Tristan Parks was the high individual in oral reasons, placing first individually in performance.... Read more »

Tuesday, September 11, 2001; a day we all will remember.

Haydee Carlson

September 11, 2013

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This year is the twelfth Anniversary of the Terrorist Attacks of 9/11.  Four planes were hijacked. Two of the planes hit the World Trade Center, also known as the Twin Towers, in New York City.  The third plane hit the P... Read more »