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  • I'm Just Cookin'

    Taco Tuesday is here! Ever feel like you’re feeding an army? I helped set up meals for our Fellowship of Christian Athletes youth group last year, and trust me, I know how hard it is to feed 40 high school boys. (Not to mention how you fit them all in ...
  • Brown recognized for 50 years as Lion and letter carrier

    June was an eventful month for Richard Brown of Holyoke as he was recognized for50 years of dedication to the Holyoke Lions Club and the National Rural Letter Carriers Association. At the start of the month Brown attended the Colorado Rural Letter Carrie...
  • Trees at the school are cursed

    Not quite three months ago, a large tree toppled over just north of the Holyoke School District Administration Building due to high winds. It seems the tree tipper returned this past weekend. When the sun rose Sunday morning, July 8, another uprooted tree...
  • Lamar, Neb. gearing up for 125th activity

    A big celebration is in the wings for this Sunday, July 15, in Lamar, Neb. The community will cele­brate its 125th anniversary, or quasquicentennial, with a potluck meal, program and displays beginning at 5 p.m. at the community’s fire hall. Laid out...
  • Blizzard of ’49 recalled

    Editor’s Note: This story features some of the community history of Lamar, Neb. in anticipation of its 125th birthday celebration Sunday, July 15. Ralph Radcliff’s parents were Grace and Keith Radcliff, who owned and operated Radcliff’s Grocery in L...
  • School Board retreat and meeting July 17

    Holyoke School District Re-1J Board of Education will meet Tuesday, July 17 in Holyoke JH Room #218. A board/administrator retreat is set from 6-8 p.m., with the regular meeting at 8 p.m. Included in the meeting agenda is a construction project report ...
  • 11 earn season-end trophies; 6 more records fall

    Eleven Holyoke swimmers ranked in the top six in their age divisions to claim high-point trophies for the six-meet season of Northwest Kansas Swim League (NWKSL). The league meet July 6-7 in Goodland, Kan. marked the end of a very successful season for H...
  • Saints’ Drescher holds mini camp

    Justin Drescher of the New Orleans Saints was in Holyoke last week visiting his grandmother Susanne Drescher for the 4th of July holiday—something that has sort of become a tradition. While in town, he took a couple hours of his time to hang out with so...
  • July 4 races cut short

    Mother Nature cut the July 4 races short at Phillips County Raceway in Holyoke. The sprint cars are pictured during heat racing action last week.  —Enterprise photoThe skies opened up during main event racing action last Wednesday, July 4 at Phillip...
  • Smith honored as student-athlete

    Marissa Smith, a women’s track and field athlete at Colorado State University, was one of 56 CSU student-athletes to earn Mountain West Scholar-Athlete honors for their work in the classroom during the 2011-12 academic year. The Mountain West Scholar...
  • FBLA report places seventh; Redman serves as national officer

    Three students represented Holyoke Future Business Leaders of America at the National Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas June 27-July 3, bringing home one trophy for their FBLA chapter. Kaylee Ham and Cierra Prelle competed against the top one p...
  • Pea yields decrease

    Acreage expected to increase next year Yields were down due to the extremely dry conditions in the area this year but things are looking up for next year’s yellow pea crop, according to Jerry Haynes of Jack’s Bean Company in Holyoke. Hoping to intro...
  • First dollar of profit presented

    Subway of Holyoke manager Shari Cagle, pictured at left, receives a first dollar of profit from Chamber executive director Mary Tomky Friday, July 6. Subway recently changed ownership with Pete and Kristin Sorensen and Phil and Karen Trippet of Fort Colli...
  • MV Equipment Community Calendar

    Holyoke Enterprise July 12, 2012...
  • Another Perspective

    Memories cherished of a special lady We walked into my mother-in-law’s house over the weekend. It was hard to fathom that she wasn’t sitting at her kitchen table working a word-search puzzle or doing her Bible study. Reality confirmed that we truly d...
  • The Laughing Mom

    A living prayer When I’m at church with my kids and someone says, “Let us bow our heads in prayer,” I break out in a cold sweat. The room goes silent. I take a long look at my angelic children, Alina and Melise, before I close my eyes. The prayer ...
  • Adult choices shape youth

    Dear Editor, In the past four years, I’ve heard a lot of people complain about those in authority—teachers, coaches, school administrators and the police force. I would love to say that the majority of those I’ve heard complain have been children ...
  • Peekin' into the past

    Five Years AgoJuly 12, 2007 Jennifer Boettner, formerly assistant principal at Estes Park High School, will be taking on the principal position at Holyoke Elementary School this fall. Vanessa Timm of Holyoke attended the Rural Electric Youth Tour in Was...
  • Around Town

    Pie and ice cream social set Phillips County Museum is hosting a pie and ice cream social this Sunday, July 15 from 1-4 p.m. at the museum in Holyoke.   HVFD called Saturday, July 7 at 7 p.m., Holyoke Volunteer Fire Department was called to a one...
  • Playground to be dedicated Sunday

    The hard work is mostly complete, so it’s time to relax and have a good time at the newly completed Homesteaders Park playground. Phillips County commissioners invite the community to an old-fashioned day at Homesteaders Park Sunday, July 15 beginning ...