The Holt County Courthouse in Oregon, MO, hosted an open house to commemorate the start of the 175 years of Holt County celebrations in 2016. The all-day event allowed citizens to come into the courthouse and look at displays in the main hallway set up by County Clerk Kathy Holstine.
The history of Holt County goes back 175 years, with the convening of the first County Court in a private home in the southern part of the county. Now, 175 years later, a terquasquicentennial celebration open house is set for this Friday, Jan. 29, from 9 a.m.
The Holt County Commissioners met at the Holt County Courthouse in Oregon, MO, on Monday, Jan. 11, at 9 a.m. Presiding Commissioner Mark Sitherwood, Commissioner Bill Gordon and Commissioner David Carroll were present.