Saturday, July 21, 2018

“An Amish Garden” offers stories of new beginnings

*This review first appeared in The Budget's Sept. 20, 2017, Local Edition. By Pat Edgar The Budget Many of the books I chose to read recently were...

Volunteers needed for companionship program

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 13, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget Individuals ages 55 and over looking for opportunities to use...

Early corn coloration – green, purple or yellow?

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 13, 2018, Local Edition. Corn seedlings often turn yellow (due to low nitrogen uptake and/or limited chlorophyll...

Jarvis family wins Wiffle Ball Tourney

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 13, 2018, Local Edition. Budget Sports Report For the first time in the tournament’s history, Team Jarvis -...

The One & Only David Warther

*This feature first appeared in The Budget's Aug. 16, 2017, Local Edition. Known today for his elaborate carvings depicting the history of the sailing ship,...

Fishing tourney to raise money for local family following tragedy

*A version of this story first appeared in The Budget's June 13, 2018, Local Edition By Stacey Carmany The Budget Area anglers are being invited to help...

Hans’ Place: Built on hard work and dreams

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 6, 2018, Local Edition. By Beverly Keller The Budget A place to relax. A place to enjoy. A place...

New downtown New Phila art gallery spreads love

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 6, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget Loves Gallery, a new art gallery in downtown New Philadelphia,...

Colonial Artisan’s Guild opens in downtown Millersburg

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 6, 2018, Local Edition. By Josh Yoder & Beverly Keller The Budget The vision of Dan Raber is coming...

Garaway senior raising funds for mission trip

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 6, 2018, Local Edition. By Beverly Keller The Budget For incoming Garaway senior Summer Miller, the call of God...

Speaker invites listeners to travel within Underground Railroad

By Stacey Carmany The Budget A full-house crowd gathered at Dover Library recently to join historian and retired Columbus City school teacher Cathy Nelson on a...

HARCATUS program says YES to youth employment

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 6, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget A special program being offered by the HARCATUS Tri-County Community...

Performing Arts Center raises curtain on 2018-19 season

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 6, 2018, Local Edition. By Beverly Keller The Budget Broadway hits, musical acts from every genre and high-energy performances...

IN PHOTOS: Walk for the James

The first-ever Walk For The James of Holmes County was held on Friday, June 15, at Harvest Ridge at Millersburg. The event was capstoned by...

IN PHOTOS: Baltic wins 10U Championship vs. Berlin

Photos from the 10U Little League Championship game between Baltic and Berlin held at Winesburg Park last Saturday. Baltic won the game by a...

IN PHOTOS: Bike Safety Day 2018

Approximately 100 bikes and helmets were distributed to area children and adults on Saturday, June 16, as part of the 2018 Bike Safety Day event...

Cat-astrophe averted in Sugarcreek

By Beverly Keller The Budget   Updated: June 15, 2018 at 4 p.m. Imagine getting to work, shutting off the engine and hearing a precarious meow from the...

Sugarcreek pricing security cameras for clock

*This story first appeared in The Budget's June 6, 2018, Local Edition. By Beverly Keller The Budget Members of Sugarcreek Council learned Mayor Clayton Weller met with...

IN PHOTOS: Fabulous 50s Fling

The wet weather last weekend didn't stop participants from having a rockin' good time at Sugarcreek's 28th-annual Fabulous 50s Fling. Look for more on this year's...

Project shines light on forgotten graveyard

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 30, 2018, Local Edition. By Beverly Keller The Budget To wrap up the past year of learning about history...

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...

Heini’s rebrands as Bunker Hill Cheese

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 30, 2018, Local Edition. By Josh Yoder The Budget For more than 80 years, Heini’s Cheese has made a...

Reunion of adopters highlights work of Holmes County Dog Warden

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 30, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget It was an afternoon filled with smiles and wagging tails...

New dock at Norma Johnson allows wheelchair access

*This story first appeared in The Budget's May 30, 2018, Local Edition. By Stacey Carmany The Budget After more than a year of planning and fundraising, Norma...