Monday, September 24, 2018

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Rabid raccoon found in Tuscarawas County

By Beverly Keller The Budget On July 11, the Tuscarawas County Health Department received a call from a concerned citizen in reference to a deceased raccoon....

Nurse sees need, plans health fair at Case Farms

By Beverly Keller The Budget Health is a subject that impacts the workplace. However, it is much more than the health of an employee, it radiates...

50 Years of fighting fire at East Holmes

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget For 50 years East Holmes Fire District has been protecting the citizens of Berlin Township, Clark Township, Salt Creek Township, Walnut...

Holmes County getting facelift

By Josh Yoder The Budget Change is coming in waves from all corners of Holmes County. In 2016, voters agreed to raise the sales tax by...

Changes coming at the Holmes County Board of Developmental Disabilities

By Beverly Keller The Budget A slow and steady progression will have the Holmes County Board of Development Disabilities operating a bit differently by 2021 in...

East Holmes Partners with Holmes Sheriff for security

By Stacey Carmany The Budget The East Holmes school district is partnering with the Holmes County Sheriff’s Department to provide increased security and peace of mind...

Online Exclusive: Funny money found in Holmes

By Beverly Keller The Budget     In the past 24-hours, the Millersburg Police Department has been called a host of local businesses in reference to...

Pain relief, alternative therapies available at Chiropractic Neurology

*This story first appeared in The Budget's July 18, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget For area residents suffering from chronic pain or neurological conditions,...

Dover-New Philadelphia Kiwanis to host health screening

Appointments are now being accepted for the 27th Annual Dover-New Philadelphia Kiwanis "Community Health Profile." The comprehensive blood screening will be held on Saturday, September...

Madagascan plant could be mosquito fighter

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 20, 2018, Local Edition. Scientists at The Ohio State University have successfully tested a new chemical to...

IN PHOTOS: Safety Town comes to Miller Avenue

Children entering kindergarten at Garaway had fun while learning how to stay safe during the Safety Town program at Miller Avenue Elementary. The program...

Super classes for kids coming to Dover

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 30, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget A special program being offered by Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital...

Pomerene, Aultman sign letter of intent

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 23, 2018, Local Edition By Beverly Keller The Budget More services, not less, will be the result of an...

New squad in service at Sugarcreek

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 16, 2018, Local Edition. By Beverly Keller The Budget Areas served by Sugarcreek Fire and Rescue will see a...

Comprehensive treatment program helping opiate users achieve recovery

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 16, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget A comprehensive recovery program being offered by Community Mental Healthcare...