The Holtonian

Pink out honors survivors, raises money for Cancer Society

Courtney Boswell

October 31, 2013

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

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...

McKinsey Prepares for Halloween

Reagan Tinney, Assistant Editorial Editor

October 28, 2013

The day for spooks, costumes, and candy is just around the corner. Families are getting ready for the night by buying candy and decorating the house. Some households do the usual decorating with pumpkins and skeletons but Emily McKinsey, 10, put a new twist on her decorating this year. “I got the...

Music with work productivity

Maddie Reith

October 14, 2013

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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