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The Holtonian

Capture Reality

Brooklyn Klahr, Online Editor

March 24, 2016


Filed under Creative Writing

This is a response to the film “Frame by Frame” that the HHS Journalism class along with 499 other schools throughout the nation had the opportunity to watch and take part in. This film touched on the topic of the real risk that photojournalists take everyday.   Every single cell on this...

The Accident

Emma Reith, Online Editor

March 7, 2016


Filed under Creative Writing, Short Stories

Lights. Blue and red flashing lights, that’s all I can remember from that night. The night everything changed. I’m sitting in my hospital bed talking to the police about what happened, but what did happen? My head is spinning from all the questioning. As I am trying to think of what happened that...

The Fab Five

Josh Bjelland, Sports Editor

March 7, 2016


Filed under Sports

Since 2012, five spectacular senior golfers have made the trip out to the golf course each spring. These golfers are Brandt Rose, Brian Nelson, Hayden May, Josh Bjelland, and Tanner New. “I just love getting out there on the course with the Fab Four. We just have a lot of fun,” Brian Nelson, senior,...

Lady Cats Hit the Field

Annie Phillips, Assistant Online Editor

March 3, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Holton Lady Cat softball team has started their season in full swing. The girls kicked off their spring season Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. Without all of the girls at practice due to sub-state basketball, learning new drills and actually practicing has been very limited. “The amount of girls we have...

Spread the Word to End the Word Campaign

Spread the Word to End the Word Campaign

Corey Nordyke, Site Designer, Assistant Photographer

March 2, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Spread the Word to End the Word is a national campaign in the United States encouraging citizens to pledge to stop using the word retard(ed). In 2004 and 2008 responding to the Special Olympics athletes’ call for change, International Board of Directors of the Special Olympics launched the website www.r-wo...

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