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Pink out honors survivors, raises money for Cancer Society

Courtney Boswell

October 31, 2013


Filed under Features

Holton Lady Cat Volleyball team members hosted their annual Pink Out on Tuesday, Oct. 1. Not only was it a game for the girls to wear a different uniform, but also it was a time to recognize cancer victims and everyone who has been affected by cancer. “Everyone’s focus is on the cancer victims...

Murphy inspires Fragile X Walk

Mackenzie Moore and Maggie Pruitt

October 31, 2013


Filed under Features, Video

Fragile X Walk Video “A day for my kids is just like a day for most kids,” said Christina Murphy, mother of Rhein and Rhett Murphy. Yet, freshman Rhein Murphy and his brother Rhett, a sixth grader, are not like most kids, genetically. They have Fragile X syndrome. Fragile X is a genetic c...

Music with work productivity

Maddie Reith

October 14, 2013


Filed under Features

Many students in Holton High ask to listen to their music while they work. There are some teachers that will let students and others who will not. The question is, should teachers let them? Studies have shown that music can help with productivity on repetitive tasks. However, music can be a distraction...

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