Martens Family Scholarship Deadlines Announced

All students and prospective students are encouraged to apply for the Martens Family Scholarship. Interested applicants can obtain a scholarship application on-line at https://www.nebcommfound.org/give/martens-family-scholarship-fund/.  Scholarship applications are...

Atkinson Big Give 2017

By Amanda Sindelar, Holt County Independent The Atkinson Community Foundation Fund (ACFF) is coordinating a weeklong event for 2017 Atkinson Big Give to be held the week after Thanksgiving from Nov. 27 to Dec. 2. ìWe chose to time our local event with #GivingTuesday...

2017 Northeast Nebraska Workforce Partners

An essential part of any successful business plan is to make sure that your employees have up-to-date training. Becoming a Northeast Nebraska Workforce Partner will put you in a position to jump ahead of the competition by maximizing your training investment. This...

Something Special by Marilyn

From Omaha World Herald By Matthew Hansen / World-Herald columnist ATKINSON, Neb. — (July 7, 2017) – The disco reindeer is what got me. I had previously been on the fence about Something Special by Marilyn, the only store in Nebraska featuring two floors and...

Movies on Main Street a Main Attraction in Stuart

From Omaha World Herald By Nebraska Community Foundation STUART, Neb. – (May 4, 2017) – If you live in one of Nebraska’s larger cities, you probably take for granted grabbing a bite to eat and heading off to a first-run movie. People in Stuart, Nebraska...

What Do People Love about Holt County

While working on a video to celebrate ten years of the HomeTown Leadership Institute, our videographer asked the interviewees what they liked about Holt County.  We’re positive you’ll agree with everything they have to say. We doubt you need it, but if you...