Saturday, November 17, 2018

Local venues ask patrons to buy local

By Beverly Keller The Budget Locally, finding something fun and engaging to do at venues like Ohio Star Theater in Sugarcreek, the Performing Arts Center at...

Sugarcreek Rotary seeks partners for hitching rail project

By Beverly Keller The Budget After being alerted of a need, the Sugarcreek Rotary has put together a plan to meet it, but needs the community’s...

No holes about it: Dough Co. welcomes customers to Sugarcreek

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget When it comes to confectionary goodness best enjoyed with a hot cup of coffee or a cold glass of milk, Sugarcreek...

Crushin’ it: New game in town for area youth

By Jacob Mahaffey The Budget When someone thinks of fall sports there are many that come to mind, football, volleyball, cross country, and soccer. However, for those...

Disease Surveillance Zone includes parts of Holmes, Tuscarawas counties

As of August 1, portions of Holmes and Tuscarawas counties have been declared a Disease Surveillance Area (DSA) as part of the state’s ongoing...

50 Years of Excellence: Kent State University Tuscarawas

By Beverly Keller The Budget Tuition starts at just over $3,000. There are 27 majors to choose from. It is an academic hub that began in...

Sugarcreek man’s death under investigation

By Beverly Keller The Budget A call in reference to a possible suicide at a West Main Street, Sugarcreek home Saturday morning is under investigation. According to...

Downtown Sugarcreek business broken into

By Beverly Keller The Budget A downtown Sugarcreek business was broken into sometimes between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. Sugarcreek Police Chief Kevin Kaser said the perpetrator...

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...

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...