Cooking with an open fire takes skills that have long been forgotten
Columnist Scott Daniels regrets the lack of open fire cooking these days, as well as the fact that he does not have a fire place.
Immunization works: Stay on schedule
Children need the protection that vaccines offer as much or more in the winter than during the rest of the year. Do not wait until warmer weather to immunize your child.
It’s time for a change, it starts small but can take us big places
Columnist Kyle Snyder assures us that big change starts with baby steps.
Local artists reconnect, wed in local gallery
Gawaine Banks and his new wife have always loved art. That love of art and a little help from Facebook brought them back together after many years and to a local gallery for their Valentine's Day wedding.
Hiland Academic Booster Club sets the sub standard with annual auction fundraiser
The annual Hiland Academic Booster Club Sub Auction proved to be another boon for Hiland graduates. The Feb. 6 fundraiser, which provides scholarship money for Hiland seniors planning on going on to college, raised $11,250. The booste club made 51 sub sandwiches, which were auctioned off.
Some assembly is always required on your mom-journey
Struggling with loads of laundry, clutter in the kitchen and chaos in your life? Stress can easily steal our joy. Trish Berg reminds us to simplify the small stuff and find Joy in the Journey.
My favorite place in Arizona
One of our favorite places in Arizona is Madera Canyon. It’s also a favorite of birders from around the country. Located only a short drive from Tucson, the beautiful canyon is especially busy on weekends, even in February. During the warmer months, people visit to enjoy the cool mountain air or to...
Tales from Taiwan: The beginning
After nearly 20 hours of flying on three different jets, I arrived safely, though incredibly tired, in Taiwan. During the longest leg of the journey, a 14-hour flight, I had the happy chance of an empty seat next to me, particularly nice when flying economy class. My final flight gave me an...
Do your homework on the black bear before hunting it
When it comes to hunting bears, Columnist Bob Hanna isn't skipping out on doing his homework.
Eagles commit to family atmosphere, great events
A new F.O.E. entertainment committee has already gotten to work and scheduled plenty of fresh entertainment for the year. With community involvement, the Eagles hope to be able to give even more back to residents this year.
Little Lady Knights are queen for a day at West Holmes tournament
The young Lady Knights got a taste for tournament play over Valentine's Day weekend at the Queen Of The Court tournament. West Holmes faired well throughout the day, and learned the importance of teamwork. Funds raised from the tournament will benefit the entire Lady Knights program.
Senior good guys show a little bad guy mentality in leading Hawks
The seniors of the Hiland Hawks boys basketball team lead the team with another great season.
Record-setter Luke Ogi will become an Ashland U. Eagle
West Holmes Knights football linebacker and running back Luke Ogi has accepted a scholarship to Ashland University, where he will continue his football career.
White becomes a Blue Knight as West Holmes lineman signs to play with Urbana U.
West Holmes' Alex White has had plenty of years of experience, now is his time to shine as he signs with Urbana University to play football next season.
20th straight IVC title is a sweet one for Lady Hawks and coach Schlabach
Dave Schlabach and his Lady Hawks don't take winning titles lightly, and this year they made 20-straight league wins. As they put the capstone on this season, Schlabach remembers why he does what he does.
Garaway’s 50-40 win over Ridgewood spells the end of league title hope for Lady Generals
The Garaway Lady Pirates' signature win over the Lady Generals definitely gave them hope and momentum going into tournament time. No one should count Ridgewood out yet, as it is now looking for redemption late in the season.
Knights’ big comeback bid falls short in Hawks’ 58-53 victory
Hiland and West Holmes had a rousing bout in their recent battle. Although West Holmes fought valiantly, it couldn't pull out a win after coming back from a large defecit.
Busy week for younger Knights grapplers
The West Holmes Middle School wrestling team had a strong showing Saturday, Jan. 31, placing third as a team in the 2015 Ohio Cardinal Conference Middle School Championship Tournament held at Ashland High School.
Knights place 11 as Cole Woods takes individual championship
The West Holmes Knights wrestling team didn't finish first in the United States Marine Corps Invitational Tournament. But they definitely put up a performance they can be proud of. WIth 11 wrestlers on the podium, the team put forth a balanced effort.
Pair of locals at the Topp of their game for West Liberty U.
Brady Arnold and Seger Bonifant are both making waves on the floor. Although neither plays for Holmes County high schools any longer, both are representing the spirit cultivated here.