The Holyoke Salvation Army unit’s Tiffany Watson, Ann McConnell and Cecilia Marquez, pictured from left, hope to collect at least $1,500 for the county in the red kettles before Christmas. — Johnson Publications

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The Holyoke Salvation Army unit’s Tiffany Watson, Ann McConnell and Cecilia Marquez, pictured from left, hope to collect at least $1,500 for the county in the red kettles before Christmas. — Johnson Publications

    The Salvation Army is an internationally recognized name in charitable giving, but many right here in Holyoke don’t know that the community has its own service extension unit.

    Official election results for the Holyoke Fire Protection District mill levy election were released this week, showing that the mill levy increase was approved in a slim 205-202 vote.

Heginbotham trustees are pictured from left, John Schneider, Mary Louise Evans and Dave Colver. — Johnson Publications

    Nestled between the post office and Cline Williams law office (formerly Colver, Killin and Sprague) on South Interocean Avenue in Holyoke is a small, inconspicuous building.

Sports

Holyoke High School football North Central All-Conference and honorable mention recipients for the 2017 season are pictured from left, Luke Krogmeier, Jesus Trejo, Seth Watson and Slaten Burris. — Johnson Publications

    One junior and two sophomores earned North Central All-Conference recognition for their performances in the 2017 football season, and a senior received honorable mention.

Dusty Sprague receives the Silver Anniversary Team award from Clair Gausman, a board member of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame-Colorado Chapter at the HHS football award program Tuesday, Nov. 14.

    Dusty Sprague was honored with the National Football Foundation Silver Anniversary Team award at the HHS football awards ceremony Tuesday, Nov. 14, at Phillips County Event Center.

HHS cheerleaders for the 2017-18 school year are pictured from left, front row, Dominique Penzing and Anna Jelden; second row, Lali Marquez, LorenJo Oberle, coach Jennifer Richardson and Savannah B

Ag & Business

    It’s nearly impossible to get through Thanksgiving without some mention of the post-holiday shopping plans to prepare for Christmas.

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    Nationwide struggles in the movie industry have impacted the Peerless Theatre this year, but as a whole, Golden Plains Recreation Center countered those challenges to make for a decent year.

Linda Statz is pictured with just two of her many M&M collectables featured at the Phillips County treasurer’s office. — Johnson Publications

    Phillips County Treasurer Linda Statz wears two hats in her daily duties as an elected official. Not only is she the county treasurer, but also the public trustee.

School

The Black Knight (Andrew Rivera) looks aghast as one of Drew Stewart’s side characters collects “arms for the poor.” — Johnson Publications

    The stage at Holyoke High School last weekend was a very special place, filled with very special people, people who can sing and dance, often at the same time! The audience Nov.

Corn is quickly piling up, and one of the CHS Grainland piles at Amherst needed covered. Last week, Holyoke FFA members were quick to answer the call for help.

Members of the Holyoke High School FCCLA chapter and catering classes served a meal fit for a king at the Nov. 17 Spamalot dinner theater.

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