Monday, December 10, 2018

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...

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...

Fire prevention starts with youth education for Sugarcreek Fire Dept.

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget When asked what the most important job of the fire department is, many would answer putting out fires. While this may...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

Healthy lifestyle key to preventing heart disease

*This story originally appeared in The Budget's Feb. 8, 2017 Local Edition By Stacey Carmany The Budget February is American Heart Health Month, a time for raising...

Sugarcreek Police Officer David Strubel terminated

By Beverly Keller The Budget Sugarcreek Police Officer David Strubel was terminated by Mayor Clayton Weller. Weller indicated the paperwork was completed last week. Strubel was a...

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...

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...

Weathering the Weather: Winter driving 101

Winter driving tips from the National Safety Council With the impending winter weather set to blanket the area with an unknown amount of rain, then...
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Heavy rains flood roads, fields

Heavy rains soaked the area over the past several days, causing waters to rise and roads to be closed. Take a look at this slideshow...

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...

Skyline Homes, employees give back to community

By Beverly Keller The Budget For a pair of Skyline Homes of Sugarcreek employees, seeing a need resulted in action at the Shelmar Mobile Home Park...

Symposium set to raise awareness, knowledge of Lyme disease

*This story first appeared in The Budget's April 11, 2018 Local Edition By Stacey Carmany The Budget The NE Ohio Lyme Foundation is hosting a multidisciplinary symposium...

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...

K-9 program to continue in Sugarcreek

By Beverly Keller The Budget While it will be with a new officer and dog, the Sugarcreek Police Department plans to continue its successful K-9 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...

Hearing loss support offered to those suffering in Holmes, Wayne counties

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 9, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget If you are one of the estimated 48 million Americans...

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...

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...