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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...

Holmes praised for making it happen

By Jason Keller The Budget OSU professor Dr. Mark Partridge was wowed after looking at the data behind the economic impact of Holmes County. It is a...

Wayne County seeks all input for Wayne Onward

By Beverly Keller The Budget Wayne County Commissioners want to know what the population sees as their vision for the area for the next 20 years...

White victorious in PeeWee Championship

Photo by Beverly Keller Members of the Garaway White PeeWee Football team won the championship over Blue recently in the rain on the hill...

Garaway asking voters to approve levy on November ballot

By Beverly Keller The Budget Voters in the Garaway School District will have a choice to make concerning property taxes on November 6. “The Board of...

Green light for red light at Hiland intersection

By Josh Yoder The Budget Two synchronized lights will be the crown jewels of a safety project slated for the intersections of County Road 77 and...

Mental Health First Aid course coming to Holmes

By Jason Keller The Budget The statistics are staggering. One in five adults has a mental health condition. That number equates to more than the population...

Veterans honored at Community Hospice

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget The mission for Community Hospice to honor life by providing peace, hope, and compassion to the people they serve. One of...

Undefeated: Special group sets standard at Garaway

By Beverly Keller The Budget Another win made it a perfect season for the Eighth Grade Football Team at Garaway last week, much to the joy...

Ribbon cut on new wastewater treatment facility in Mt. Hope

By Josh Yoder The Budget On a bright, sunny, cold morning in Mt. Hope last Thursday, October 18, the Holmes County Commissioners unveiled the completion of...

Holmes County 4-H honors community supporters

By Beverly Keller The Budget The Holmes County 4-H Program celebrated another year of telling the story of the program through active participants recently at a banquet...

Horses, breeding among topics for Organic Farming Conference set for Mt. Hope

The beauty of breeds and the power of the Cleveland Bay / Yorkshire Coach horse will be a hot topic presented by David Bontrager...

Faith and Values in Marketplace seminar set for November 6 in Mt. Hope

By Beverly Keller The Budget The world is changing. Survival and adapting are now part of the daily grind. To help business leaders, as well as community...

Worm racing reigns supreme in Charm

By Beverly Keller The Budget It was a chilly day under the tent that forced some wooly worms to simply curl up and try to get...