Monday, September 24, 2018

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...

Walnut Creek Dental offers options to patients

*This story originally appeared in The Budget's Jan. 3, 2018 Local Edition By Stacey Carmany The Budget There have been numerous innovations in dentistry since Dr. David...

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...

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...

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...

Pomerene honors Kiersten Steiner with DAISY Award

*This story first appeared in The Budget's Feb. 21, 2018 Local Edition By Beverly Keller The Budget Extraordinary care is just one thing patients at Pomerene Hospital...

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...

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...

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...

Bolivar Dam receives top safety rating

The Bolivar Dam Rehabilitation Project, which was completed in October 2017, nearly 18 months ahead of schedule and $18 million under budget, has now...

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...

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...

Safety paramount at East Holmes, Garaway schools

*This story originally appeared in The Budget's Feb. 28, 2018 Local Edition By Beverly Keller The Budget School safety has become a buzz word in recent weeks....

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...

Help available for Holmes County residents battling addiction

*This story originally appeared in The Budget's Local Edition on Sept. 13, 2017 By Stacey Carmany The Budget There are plenty of substance abuse treatment options available...

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....

Reality of youth suicide drives work in Tuscarawas and surrounding counties

*This story originally appeared in The Budget's March 8, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget It’s a topic that can be difficult to talk about,...

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...

Awareness key to reducing buggy crashes

*This story first appeared in the Nov. 29, 2017 issue of The Budget’s Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget Practicing safe driving habits should be a...

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...

Statewide Tornado Drill Wednesday, March 21, at 9:50 a.m.

It’s a twister. It’s a twister...Well, not really, at least for today. Don’t be alarmed when the sirens ring across Ohio today beginning at 9:50...

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...

Opiate crisis impacting children in Tuscarawas and Holmes counties

*This story appeared as a three-part series in The Budget's Local Edition on Sept. 20, Sept. 27 and Oct. 4, 2017. By Stacey Carmany The Budget A...

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...