Library to celebrate success with a float in Holmesville
The Prairie Township Library has reorganized as a volunteer organization and is experiencing success in it's first few months. The volunteers plan to celebrate with a float in the Holmesville Homecoming parade.
Do we have happiness, or do we have real joy in our hearts?
Columnist Kyle Snyder thinks that while happiness is an inward feeling of an outward circumstance, joy is an outward expression of an inward feeling.
Let there be music almost everywhere
This week, Mike Dewey returns to the beach just in time for the eight size C batteries in his XM radio to expire: It¿s a story to die for, so to speak.
Turn out the lights, the party’s moving
The lights went down on the Holmes County Fair at its current location for the final time Saturday, Aug. 15. With a new fairgrounds in progress, 2015 marked the last time that kids and adults will generate memories on the grounds near Crissey Memorial Pool. It marks a bittersweet time for many...
Momchilov honored as part of the annual Holmesville Homecoming festivities
The Suzanne V. Momchilov SELEA 5K Walk/Run will highlight a day full of activities at the annual Holmesville Homecoming & Firemen's Festival.
Essay contest to determine new inn and home owner
Carol and Herb Steffey are selling the Garden Gate Get-A-Way through an essay contest. Anyone wishing to own the inn should write an essay saying why they would love to own the property.
Hager rattles off a winner after auctioning off his own swine
Macin Hager entered the auction ring at the junior livestock auction at the Holmes County Junior Fair like any other youth. That didn't last. Hager took the microphone and auctioned off his own swine, much to the delight of a very appreciative crowd.
Recycling increases in Millersburg under the new trash contract
Sugarcreek has also seen recycling increase under a similar contract.
Hard work and family support give Holmes County youth the winning edge
Holmes County has made a mark at the Ohio State Fair, some of its 4-H'ers have made their mark at national shows and every year at the Holmes County Fair judges swoon about the quality of the showmanship and animals at the junior fair. Hard work and family commitment have made Holmes County's youth...
Smith, Smithies fire on all cylinders in winning The Pines Invite
Smithville took it to the competition at The Pines Invite Monday, Aug.17, firing a 313 to run away from the 14-team field. Braden Smith's even-par 72 earned him medalist honors and helped the Smithies continue their early season hot streak. West Holmes continued to play well, grabbing third place.
Points season comes to an end, champions are named at Hilltop
Hilltop Speedway was buzzing with racers as the 2015 points season came to a close.
Why nobody wants the Indians to make the MLB playoffs
Pitching makes Cleveland one dangerous team in the playoff format.
Hawks fire a blistering 150 in fending off Knights at Willandale
The Hiland Hawks golf team is shaping up to break some ground in the score department. With a 150 under their belts, the boys think they can break into the 140s.
Hiland baseball to host 4-man scramble at Fire Ridge Aug. 29
The scramble is an effort to recoup some of the large expenses incurred during the team's run to the Senior Little League World Series final in Bangor, Maine.
Former Hawk Casey Kaufman named Malone Pioneer’s interim coach
Casey Kaufman, former Hiland Hawk player and coach, has been named interim coach for the Malone University Men's Basketball program.
Pirates tee it up in style as they seek ninth straight state berth
The Pirates golf team, seeking their ninth straight state appearance, is off to a great start with good finishes in its first three tournaments this summer. The team from Garaway will have to watch out for rival Hiland throughout the season.
Kaufman realty claims yet another Class A title with 8-1 pasting of Wood Electric
Kaufman Realty claims another title in the Tuscarawas Class A baseball league. With solid pitching and ringing bats, KR took the win easily against Wood Electric.
Hiland baseball to host its four-man scramble at Fire Ridge GC Aug. 29
The team from East Holmes had a deep run into the Little League World Series. But that run cost the team a chunk of change. To help recoup the costs, the team will host a golf scramble at Fire Ridge Golf Course.
Junior Hawks show heart despite going 0-4 in Central regional
The East Holmes Junior League Little League team enjoyed a run at regionals, but didn't enjoy the success their older counterparts did.