Fees from vacant buildings can be used to promote new business locations throughout Millersburg
Millersburg council decided they need more discussion on what to do with fines collected from property owners with buildings in violation of a vacant building ordinance.
Tractor Troubleshoot is right around the corner
Although it's not currently growing season, West Holmes' FFA chapter is not slowing down. In the midst of preparing for contests and awards season, some are learning the importance of diagnosing mechanical problems in farming equipment.
I’ll stick to naming plants, not growing them, thanks
Growing up, I was never a part of 4-H or Future Farmers of America.
I didn’t live on a farm, I didn’t take care of animals and I have never driven a tractor—the closest I got was crashing my cousin’s golf cart, but we don’t really have to talk about that.
How can we overcome unbelief and prevent it from controlling our lives?
Previously, I talked about ways that doubt can come in and hinder our mustard seed faith from bringing what we are believing into fruition. If you have doubt, listen to me carefully: Do not get condemned! God is not condemning you and I am not either, but the enemy wants you to feel condemned. I...
Agronomy school webinar series
The OSU Extension agronomic crops team has put together an agronomy school webinar series of four meetings that will focus on corn and soybean production from a variety of perspectives. It will be broadcast live from 10-11:30 a.m. The Wayne County Extension will be offering recordings of these...
OSU ATI bioenergy certification opens door to energy’s next frontier
A bioenergy certificate offered through the Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute is preparing young people for what could be energy’s next major growth industry.
Red Cross auction cancelled for 2015
Auction to come back in 2016 under new name.
Healthy Lifestyle Challenge to kick off in Sugarcreek
Becky Jarvis has been making changes to her lifestyle to much avail. She has lost plenty of weight and gained the motivation to start an exercise program. Now she is helping other area women do the same.
Getting help from Every Woman’s House is only a phone call away
Getting help in any situation is simple and quick, according to Gina Patterson, clinical director at Every Woman's House of Wayne and Holmes Counties. A phone call is all it takes to get more information or one of the many services the organization offers.
College scholarships available for adult students, too
Scholarships are available for adult college students, not only for high school graduates.
CitC awaits its newest crop of diamonds in hiding to be discovered
Playing in front of thousands of screaming fans is one thing. Playing in front of hundreds of college coaches, who are capable of providing a financial package that can alleviate the expense of college, is all together another story. Each year at Classic in the Country, high school girls basketball...
Beast of the Northeast challenges area CrossFit athletes
CrossFit proprietor Craig Nolletti came to the workout system after he found weightlifting didn't make him as healthy as he wanted to be. Now he is preparing to hold his first competition Jan. 17.
Classic in the Country XII continues celebration of unity, legacy of champions
Classic in the Country XII, slated for Martin Luther King Jr Weekend Jan. 17-19, will once again bring the high school girl hoops fans flocking to Berlin. The event, which draws tens of thousands of people to the area in the middle of winter, features 20 games in three days, great homemade food,...
Hawks celebrate 2014 with pair of year-end wins at Holiday Showcase
Two nights. Two Games. Two wins.
For the Hiland boys basketball team, the First Federal Holiday Showcase is all about quality games.
This year it was no different for the Hawks, who hosted a talented and athletic Cornerstone Christian team on Monday, and Clyde, a...
Lady Knights kick a habit and scorch the Blue Devils 56-33
On Dec. 29 in the Dungeon the Lady Knights took on the Zanesville Blue Devils and would shred off their early game struggles and bury the Blue Devils 56-33.
Beyond the arc: A Trojans horror story
Nineteen feet and three-quarters.
Sometimes it may as well be a mile. Just ask Steve Franks’ Tusky Valley Trojans.
Early blitz helps Hawks fend off talented Cornerstone 52-44
Six minutes of frenzied action on the Hiland offensive side of the court began what was considered a possible preview to a Regional match-up down the road between one of the region’s most established Div. IV powers in Hiland, and the new kid on the block in Cornerstone Christian.
See 2014 in pictures on The Ticket
Want to relive the 2014 sports year? Holmescountyticket.com has amassed a slideshow of favorite sports photos from 2014, capturing all the major milestones along the way. Grab a snack, some loved ones and a tissue and remember all the great moments from another amazing year of Holmes County Sports.
Lady Hawks emerge victorious after 10-day gauntlet of games
A lot has happened in the last 10 days.
For the Hiland Lady Hawks, it has been a whirlwind of rivalry games against legitimate State Final Four contenders.
First up was the Div. II reigning State champs, the West Holmes Lady Knights, and Hiland knocked them off in...
Purcell rides La Ruta to success in mountain biking
Drew Purcell may have never dreamed he would be riding in a 161-mile race across Costa Rica, but he recently completed the race in spectacular fashion, finishing fourth in his age group and 37th overall.