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Apple Creek couple starts aquaponic business

Apple Creek couple Lori Klintworth and her partner Mark Zody started growing produce in their greenhouse using aquaponics. They started a business to help others in this method called Local Sprouts Aquaponics.

Wooster resident a state and national advocate for health care coverage for all

Wooster resident Paula Chenevey shares her story and expresses her support of the Affordable Care Act.

Tick-bite prevention is essential to slow the spread of Lyme disease

Tick season is already in full force in the region, and Lyme disease is transmitted to humans and animals through the bite of infected ticks.

World Tai Chi and Qigong Day: One world, one breath

Millersburg will host a celebration of World Tai Chi and Qigong Day at Millersburg Square.

Pomerene welcomes new physician

Pomerene Hospital announced its Pomerene Internal Medicine, a new physician practice, to be led by Loren M. Kirchner, a board-certified internal medicine specialist.

Health Talk to focus on general surgery

Pomerene Hospital's upcoming Health Talk will take place at Keim Lumber in Charm with Pomerene Hospital general surgeon Michael T. Schell to present.

Voluntary recall due to mislabeled baked goods

Vanilla Castle Bakery in Baltic is voluntarily recalling its snickerdoodle cookies, snickerdoodle whoopie pies and snickerdoodle cookie packs due to an undeclared soy and wheat allergen.

Cystic fibrosis banquet focuses on helping CF families live better one day at a time

The upcoming CF Great Strides Walk will take place at the Hipp Station in Millersburg, where the public can help raise funds and find out where CF research is gaining ground.

Garaway Senior Center offers free exercise classes

The Garaway Senior Center, a satellite of the Tuscarawas County Senior Center, offers weekly exercise classes to help retain or gain back flexibility, strength and range of motion.

New Leaf Center focuses on special needs children

New Leaf Center caters specifically to children with rare genetic disorders and special needs.

Pomerene Hospital’s February Health Talk to focus on heart health

Pomerene Hospital's upcoming Health Talk will take place at Keim Lumber in Charm and be presented by Marcia Bitner.

Pomerene and Holmes Health Department to conduct community health assessment

Pomerene Hospital and the Holmes County Health Department will be conducting a community health assessment this February.

Immunization matters: Protect yourself from hepatitis A

Hepatitis A is a liver disease caused by a virus. The best way to protect yourself against hepatitis A is through immunization.

Healthy U Lay Leaders desire to facilitate programs in AAA-9 service area

The Area Agency on Aging, Region 9, is looking for caring, committed leaders with the desire to make a difference in their community by leading an evidence-based workshop.

A healing journey from addiction to yoga

Allyson Kopina is now focusing on sharing her story in the hopes of helping others and finding ways to give back through yoga.

East meets West when engineer shifts gears to holistic practice

It was when Stahl went to a health and wellness expo that she first learned about Bioenergetic Medicine and the Biopulsar Reflexograph. Now she speaks about Eastern healing techniques and philosophies.

Local dentist to offer free care to those in pain Dec. 7

For the third year in a row Dr. Brad Welsh and his staff will help those in need this holiday season by assisting anyone 18 years of age and older who may be experiencing a toothache or dental-related pain and cannot afford treatment.

Pomerene Family Care expands services to Loudonville area

Pomerene Family Care has expanded its services to the Loudonville area.

Pomerene Hospital welcomes new physician

Pomerene Hospital has announced its Gastroenterology Services and Dr. Vivian N. Chidi, gastroenterology specialist, to the Holmes County area.

Rich Dalessandro Memorial Fall Turkey Run/Walk expects 800 participants

The Rich Dalessandro Memorial Fall Turkey 5K is approaching to once again raise money for those struggling with leukemia and lymphoma.

Pomerene Hospital October Health Talk to focus on minimally invasive procedures

Pomerene Hospital will offer an upcoming Health Talk at Keim Lumber in Charm, which will focus on breast cancer and early detection.

OrthoNeuro comes to Coshocton Hospital with orthopedic care

Residents of Coshocton and surrounding counties can have the OrthoNeuro surgical experience without travel to New Albany or Columbus when OrthoNeuro brings their specialists to Coshocton Hospital.

Walnut Hills receives 5-star rating from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Walnut Hills has received a five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

2nd annual 10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls event to be held

Ohio has begun the Steady U initiative, led by the National Council on Aging. Its second annual 10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls event is Thursday, Sept. 22.

LifeCare Hospice to offer volunteer training

LifeCare Hospice will offer volunteer training in Wooster beginning on Monday, Sept. 19 at 1900 Akron Road.

Sept. 17 benefit auction vital to ongoing success of the Holmes County Home

The 45th annual Holmes County Home Benefit Auction will take place Sept. 16-17 at the county home near Holmesville. The event is a major fundraiser for the home and serves as one of its key components in raising funds to aid the upkeep of the facility.

NAMI course helps families and caregivers of adults living with mental illness

NAMI Wayne and Holmes Counties, the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will offer its signature Family-to-Family education program for the fall, starting Sept. 6.

Pomerene Physician Group, HPHC, selected to participate in national initiative

Pomerene Hospital's employed physician group, Health Professionals of Holmes County, has been selected by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services as one of 516 awardees in 47 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia to help reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes among millions...

Pomerene Hospital and Aultman Heart Center donate AED machines to Holmes County Fair

Pomerene Hospital's Cardiology Department and the Aultman Heart Center teamed up to donate two AED machines to the Holmes County Fair.

Pomerene Hospital Auxiliary donates $5,976 for therapy equipment needs

In May the Pomerene Hospital Auxiliary donated nearly $6,000 to Pomerene therapy services for equipment needed in order to provide physical therapy services at the Pomerene Kinetics location.

Immunization prevents deadly diseases

Immunizations have helped avoid serious illnesses and are especially helpful for young children and babies. Discuss immunizations with a doctor or the Local Holmes County General Health District at 330-674-5035.

Modern-day Job to speak at Rainbow of Hope Auction

Robert Rogers didn't ask for tragedy to inundate his life, but when a flash flood claimed his wife and four children, he turned to the only place he felt he could find a safe haven: God. Rogers has since become a national speaker, promoting hope and faith amidst tragedy and will be the keynote...

Race to Save Face benefits sufferers of rare disease

The Race to Save Face raises funds for research for sufferers of Trigeminal Neuralgia. This year the race will be held Friday, July 8 at Schoolhouse Winery in Dover.


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