Monday, September 24, 2018

Two area children stricken with encephalitis

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget In recent days there have been two documented cases of encephalitis reported in area youth that have led to hospitalization at...

Prairie Township Trustees and Fire Department talk

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget Years of turmoil between the Prairie Township Trustees and the Prairie Township Fire Department (Holmesville) came to an impasse last week....

New updates to Tuscarawas County Convention and Visitors Bureau

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget The Tuscarawas County Convention and Visitors Bureau has a look that is more multi-dimensional than ever. Last month the CVB had...

Thunder Buggy roars in Holmes

By Beverly Keller The Budget It started as a comment between friends while sitting in the stands during the 2017 Holmes County Fair. After 11 months...

Hershberger family needs house to make home

By Beverly Keller The Budget Imagine living in a country far from home doing the work of God with your family that includes four children. That...

Scouts dedicate cabin in honor of Jim Jones

By Beverly Keller The Budget A pillar of Boy Scout Troop 91 can be found in Jim Jones. Last week, the group held a Court of Honor...

Sisters in service at Swiss Valley

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget When the tones drop for a medical emergency, dedicated men and women answer the call. For some Emergency Medical Technicians, it’s...

Three Holmes County businesses to expand

By Beverly Keller The Budget New jobs are being created in Holmes County. That’s the message imparted by Holmes County Economic Development Director Mark Leininger during a...

SSHS Class of 1936 recalls how it used to be

By Beverly Keller The Budget For the three friends pictured at right, life has changed much in the past 100 years since they were born. However,...

Tusc Farm Bureau celebrates good year

By Beverly Keller The Budget Members of the Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau came together last week to celebrate a year of working hard. “It’s been an exciting...

Garaway grad launches site aimed at young girls

By Beverly Keller The Budget Seeing a need and filling it. That is the story behind the work of Tori Deam and the creation of Sanctuary...

Amish Country Theater settles into new home on 39 in Berlin

By Josh Yoder The Budget Moving on is never easy, even when it’s for the best. This spring, the Amish Country Theater started their 2018 comedy...

West Nile Virus count up to four

By Beverly Keller The Budget The West Nile Virus has been confirmed in four separate cases in the past 17 days. The first and third were...

McDonald’s of Sugarcreek gets new look

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget The building was the first “fast food” chain to come to Sugarcreek more than 20 years ago. The building had a twist...

Baltic Council discusses wages, benefits

By Beverly Keller The Budget After a lengthy discussion, members of Baltic Council agreed to several changes in pay rates for various employees for 2019. Changes were...

Funds needed for Christian Children’s Home Promise Project

By Josh Yoder The Budget The Christian Children’s Home isn’t new to ministry. Across five decades, the organization has helped thousands of northeast Ohio children find...

NAMI Family-to-Family to start

NAMI Wayne and Holmes Counties, the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will offer its Signature Family-to-Family Education Program for the...

PAC to host Bostyx this Saturday

The rock band BOSTYX is set to open the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University – Tuscarawas’ ninth season on Saturday, September 8...

Dog Show set for Breitenbach this Saturday

Breitenbach Wine Cellars is having their 10th annual Fun Dog Show on September 8 with all of the proceeds are going to the Police...

Amish key ingredient in growth of Holmes

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget Holmes County is growing like a well-fertilized field. In fact, it is growing at such a rate that the time has come...

Centennial celebration at American Legion Post 494

By Beverly Keller The Budget While Sugarcreek’s Homer Weiss Post 494 of the American Legion isn’t quite 100 years old, they are still joining with the...

Art at heart of Walnut Hills annual event

Area artists entered their favorite works in the Walnut Hills Creativity is Timeless gala that was held last Saturday. For more pics from the...

Dewitt joins staff at Holmes County

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget There is a new Deputy Dog Warden in Holmes County. Michael Dewitt began his career with the department last month. Dewitt, who...

Changes at Garaway

By Beverly Keller The Budget It is a new school year and with it there are several changes at Garaway. One of the most noticeable entails the...