Free children’s bicycle helmet giveaway May 17
Free children’s bicycle helmets will be given away to the public from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, May 17 at the Holmes County Trail Depot in Millersburg.
Being a world traveler on a dime
Afraid you can't travel for lack of funds? Never fear, just get in your car and go. With careful research you can get by on a dime.
Trusts can provide for pet care following disability or death
For many people, pets are considered part of the family. This week's Law You Can Use column provides information on how to create a trust specifically for the care of your pet if you become disabled or die.
Easter too commercialized? Keep Christ in the day
Easter is a lot like Christmas, in that it is too commercialized.
Baseball: where the games are exactly as long as they need to be
You’ve probably heard or read about the latest assault on our national pastime and, unless you don’t know I’m referring to baseball, it’s probably best if you skip this piece.
To please my mower men, I will pick up sticks and stones
Just as I worked up the gumption to start picking up sticks in the yard at my shop, I awakened to a snow covered landscape. My energy for the gathering of Mother Nature’s discards completely disappeared. No hot cup of coffee, no tall can of ice cold caffeine, no protein-packed energy bar could...
Schoolchildren to receive sponsorship for tree planting
Fourth graderes at Grace Christian Academy will go home with their own tree seedlings on Arbor Day.
Spring really is here, migrant birds are showing up every day
Columnist Bruce Glick summarizes happenings in the local birding world. This week Bruce writes about April birding. Read more about it in the ¿Gone Birding¿ column.
Jim Tressel’s ‘The Winner’s Manual for Leadership and Coaching’
Classes on effective leadership and coaching principles, taught by Jim Tressel and other successful football coaches, will begin May 20.
Fleet feet roaming the Hiland green
In baseball, as is the case in most sports, speed can cover up a whole lot of ills.
For Hiland coach Tom Gibson, the speed in the outfield for his 2014 Hiland Hawks will certainly be at as great a level as it has ever been.
Clark eager to create new memories in 2014
Jonathan Clark dug in at home plate.
He glared back at Waverly pitcher Pierce Knisely.
The savvy senior hurler had stymied the high-power Knights offense all game, keeping them off-balance with an array of off-speed stuff he was throwing for strikes.
Classy moment stems from Lady Knights victory over Alter
Led by West Holmes Lady Knights senior captain Emily Molnar, team members crossed the floor and shared kind words with Kettering Alter players after defeating Alter 62-45 at the State finals.
A perspective from a respected coach, a girls basketball mastermind and a rabid fan
There were many factors and common denominators that went into what led the West Holmes Lady Knights to their fourth State championship.
A united staff heads up Lady Knights winning ways
Creating team chemistry is crucial to the success of a team.
‘End-game Endsley’ sends Bucks soaring past All-Stars in thrilling fashion
The Holmes County Bucks got a late challenge form the Holmes County All-Stars, but Lester Endsley proved his mettle with a late bucket, sending the Bucks to a 75-71 victory in this annual game. The contest creates goodwill and awareness for everything the Holmes County Training Center does, as well...
Attack Team grapplers perform well at Grade School State Wrestling Tournament
Two Attack Team wrestlers earned podium finishes March 16 at the 11th annual Ohio Athletic Committee Grade School Wrestling State Championship Tournament.
Platz attends sports safety summit
Jamie Platz, a licensed and certified athletic trainer with Aultman Orrville Sports & Wellness, attended the Youth Sports Safety Summit March 10-11 in Washington, D.C. The Youth Sports Safety Alliance, founded in 2010 and spearheaded by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, organized the...
'End-game Endsley' sends Bucks soaring past All-Stars in thrilling fashion
On the same evening Ohio State fell, the Holmes County All-Stars had put together a late run to pull even with the Holmes County Bucks at 71 points apiece at their annual season-ending basketball game at West Holmes High School. The All-Stars were threatening to end a drought which dates back to...