The Holtonian

Romney surprises Republicans

Allie Iverson, asst. news editor

January 30, 2015

Friday morning, Mitt Romney surprised donors when he announced he would not be running in the 2016 presidential election. “After putting considerable thought into making another run for president, I’ve decided it’s best...

Journalism students taste test chocolate for experiment

Maddie Foster, News Editor

January 28, 2015

As an elective at Holton High, the students can take journalism classes with Karen Ford. Most people start when they are freshmen and take 21st Century Journalism. This is a class to introduce new journalists to the techniques...

Foul smells fill the halls

Maggie Pruitt, Assistant News Editor

January 26, 2015

On Monday, Jan. 26, Holton High students were welcomed back from the weekend with a horrid smell from the building. The smell came from the room of science and agriculture teacher, Alex Bartel. His room is located in the basement...

LadyCats hoping to make a strong finish at mid-season tournament

Emily McKinsey, Photo Editor

January 22, 2015

The Holton High School Girls Basketball team is currently competing in the Basehor-Linwood tournament. They are two games in and guaranteed one more. So far, the girls have played the Blue Valley Tigers and the Basehor-Linwood...

Cawby Makes Important Life Decision

Reagan Tinney

January 21, 2015

Since Joel Cawby, junior, dedicated his life to Christ, he has made the decision to do missionary work. Most missionaries stay local and talk to others about their faith, but Cawby has made the life-threatening decision to go...

National Blood Donor Month

Sydney McRae, Reporter

January 15, 2015

To many, January is a gloomy, cold time. The holidays are over, fun decorations come down and you are left with cold weather without all the fun. But, not many people realize that January is National Blood Donor Month. So,...

Student’s hopes of no school crushed

Maddie Reith, Newspaper Editor

January 7, 2015

Today, several students woke up and checked the weather in hopes of a day off. However, school was not canceled, even with the extreme temperatures. Holton's temperature today has a high of four degrees and that is at eight tonight. Snow...

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