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Baltic Council learns EMS operations are up and running

By Beverly Keller The Budget Members of Baltic Council gathered around a new table with matching chairs thanks to the generosity of Baltic State Bank last...

Sugarcreek employees to see raises in 2019

By Beverly Keller The Budget Members of Sugarcreek Council approved, after a third reading, the 2019 pay ordinance that included pay raises for all. “We want to...

Sugarcreek native, Neff, settled in at Clemson

By Beverly Keller The Budget Imagine a southern university with an enrollment nearly nine times the population of Sugarcreek and you’d be picturing Clemson in South...

Public invited to weigh in on Wayne County survey

What is your vision for Wayne County in the next 20 years? The Wayne County Commissioners and Wayne County Planning Department need your input...

Garaway works to serve all students

By Beverly Keller The Budget The one size fits all approach doesn’t work when it comes to education. The administration at Garaway Local Schools realizes this...

Amish Country Donuts to expand

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget Amish Country Donuts has quickly become a common fixture in Sugarcreek and surrounding communities. Their trademark “head-sized” glazed donuts have become...

Community lends support for injured Sugarcreek / East Holmes firefighter

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget First responders are trained to give their best when times of trouble strike. But, who helps the first responders when the...

Taking to the skies easier thanks to upgrades at Holmes Airport

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget A project that utilized the superior workmanship of several local companies and the generosity of Wayne Dalton has an official DONE...

Nicewander Highway dedicated

By Beverly Keller The Budget For State Representative and soon to be Tuscarawas County Commissioner Al Landis, a project that has been a long time in...

Holmes Chamber celebrates own

By Beverly Keller The Budget The milestones of three businesses, one service club and one individual were shared last Thursday night as part of the Holmes County...

Faith, values to guide vision, ministry

By Beverly Keller The Budget How do faith, family, and values fit into the marketplace? That was the question posted by Director of the Amish & Mennonite...

Much to learn at Organic Farming Conference

By Josh Yoder The Budget Inside the event center at the Mt. Hope Auction, the fourth-annual Organic Farming Conference corralled visitors from six nearby states to...

Berlin man offers certification in life-saving techniques

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget When someone is having a heart attack and their heart stops beating, time is of the essence. For every minute...

Shanesville Historical Society formed; Reunion held

By Beverly Keller The Budget To preserve the past and educate the future are just some of the goals of the newly formed Shanesville Historical Society. The...

OCC: Spreading hope, love and light around the globe via shoeboxes

By Beverly Keller The Budget The size of a typical shoebox is 14 inches long by 8 inches wide by 5 inches tall. For children in...

Storage units newest addition to Tim Immel Construction

By Beverly Keller The Budget For Tim Immel retired Garaway Industrial Technology teacher, the golden years of retirement have been busy, perhaps busier than when he...

Golf cart raffle for Sugarcreek Fire and Rescue

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget The needs of a fire department are usually of the daily variety. Things break and just plain wear out. To take care...

APPROVED: $119,841.75 for water, sewer install

By Beverly Keller The Budget Members of Sugarcreek Council gave approval on Monday night to move forward a project to extend water and sewer...

Soctober success at GMS

Soctober, a project put together by Garaway Middle School Student Council students, was a success. A total of 861 pairs of socks were collected....

When the cow leaves the farm…

By Beverly Keller The Budget The words of keynote speaker David Kline reverberated through the Grace Mennonite Church auditorium recently as he spoke about...

Sugarcreek sign set in place

Photo by Beverly Keller The Welcome to Sugarcreek sign that greets visitors coming in from the west on State Route 39 was moved to accommodate...

The One & Only: Jessica Miller

This week’s One & Only is a face familiar to Sugarcreek as she is a graduate of Garaway High. Her dreams took her to...

The One & Only Bob Boss

Since beginning his career at the First Knox National Bank 10 years ago, Bob Boss dreamt of one day becoming the bank’s president. Now,...

So you want to be an EMT?

Local educational options available to help volunteers get required training By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget Have you been feeling the urge to help your community? Do you...