Holmes County Newswire

Holmes County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Holmes County, OH.

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  1. East Holmes employees train to avoid disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    ... Millersburg Police Chief Tom Vaughn presented the ALICE training, along with Deputy Chris Schonauer of the Holmes County Sheriff's Department, who is also certified. Vaughn has been certified through the ALICE Institute since 2013, with a ...

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  2. LifeCare Hospice has new Millersburg homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 18 | The Daily Record

    LifeCare Hospice of Holmes County officially has a new home, as Director Kurt Holmes and operations manager Christy Michaels hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house Thursday at the new location, 1263 Glen Drive, Suite B, in Millersburg. Joining in the ribbon-cutting festivities were Holmes Chamber of Commerce Director Shasta Mast and Hospice volunteers Brenda and Barry Hummel.

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  3. Overnight rain hits Holmes County hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | The Daily Record

    A bridge was washed out on Prairie Township Road 323 off County Road 1, north of Holmesville, where Ohio Route 83 was under water as well. Holmes County Engineer Chris Young said there was no major flooding, and the usual places where water rises were wet, as expected.

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  4. Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Daily Record

    Music lovers are in for a treat as artists are scheduled to perform in both Wayne and Holmes County this week. WOOSTER SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA On Friday, Feb. 16, the Wooster Symphony Orchestra will perform the Dvorak Concerto featuring Miles Richardson on violoncello.

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  5. Village merchants seek help with snow removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Daily Record

    ... dollars this year, along with a hefty sponsorship to the Traveling Wall that will be here for Thunder Over Holmes County. A representative of the Millersburg Eagles Aerie 2418 presented police chief Tom Vaughn with a check for $1,000 to go toward ...

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  6. Skyview camp counselor admits to sexual imposition, faces prison timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | The Daily Record

    Christopher J. Faulhaber, 19, of 1110 C St., Sandusky, has pleaded guilty in Holmes County Common Pleas Court to three counts of felony gross sexual imposition, one misdemeanor count of sexual imposition and one misdemeanor count of endangering children. The charges relate to allegations by several boys, ranging in age from 7 to 10, and stem from Faulhaber's time as a counselor in the summer of 2017 at Skyview Ranch, a Christian camp outside Millersburg on Township Road 319.

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  7. Holmes County Fair Board approves rides packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 11 | The Daily Record

    The Holmes County Fair Board approved the rides package proposed by Kissel Amusements for this year's fair at Thursday's monthly meeting at Harvest Ridge. A new Two-for-Tuesday promotion will be implemented on Tuesday, Aug. 7, when unlimited ride passes will be sold two for $22.

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  8. No big event center means no big conference revenue for Wayne CountyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 9 | The Daily Record

    ... direct trip from that center to Wooster via U.S. Route 30. Now, he said, the convention business is headed to Holmes County, which offers space at the Holmes County Fairgrounds at Harvest Ridge and the Mount Hope Auction Center. Holmes County has ...

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  9. Woman fined $400 for forgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | The Daily Record

    A Coshocton woman was fined $400 for what she called a "stupid mistake" in Holmes County Common Pleas Court on Thursday. According to her indictment, she wrote a check for $563.26 from Yoder Laser Concrete to herself in March 2015.

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  10. Arrest made for drugs, firearmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | The Daily Record

    ... a license. "Once she was identified," Rotolo said. "Officers learned she had a warrant for her arrest from Holmes County. This is a great example of how our CIU and patrol officers work day in and day out to keep our community safe. We also ...

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  11. Sanders is Scouter of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | The Daily Record

    Craig A. Sanders was honored as the 2018 Scouter of the Year at the Killbuck District Recognition Dinner on Feb. 1. More than 100 guests were in attendance at the event held at First Presbyterian Church to honor the 17 Scouts from Wayne and Holmes counties that had achieved Boy Scouts' highest rank of Eagle in the past year and to recognize outstanding adult volunteers. Eagle Scout and University of Akron President Matthew Wilson was the guest speaker.

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  12. 1 dead in county from stronger-than-usual fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... pediatric deaths have occurred in Ashland, Holmes or Wayne County. Half of the 11 hospitalizations in Holmes County occurred in January, according to Jessica Boal, director of nursing for the Holmes County General Health District. The county ...

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  13. Glenmont mayor grateful for infrastructure grant assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | The Daily Record

    Glenmont Mayor Bob Turner appeared before the Holmes County commissioners on Monday expressing his gratitude for the support the village received from the commissioners in their application for an infrastructure grant. Glenmont has received a $300,000 grant to upgrade the sewage system throughout the village.

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  14. Tattoos becoming more commonplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | The Daily Record

    ... Fisher said, "I hope the level of service we provide would help overcome those perceptions." Similarly, Holmes County Sheriff Timothy W. Zimmerly, who said his department has a relatively lax and interpretive policy on tattoos, said his concern ...

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  15. Police seize $13,000 of crystal meth on Eby RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | The Daily Record

    ... to have warrants and carry a firearm, according to Wooster Police Capt. Scott Rotolo. One warrant out of Holmes County was for fleeing and eluding. When officers attempted to conduct a high-risk traffic stop, the vehicle fled at a high rate of ...

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  16. Three plead not guilty to Holmes County break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | The Daily Record

    Apprehended in the immediate wake of break-ins occurring over three consecutive days, two men and one woman on Thursday denied related criminal charges. Austin Hiller, 24, of 976 Belmont Ave. NW, Massillon, and Magdalena Volke, 23, of 13441 Colwood St. SW, Beach City, pleaded not guilty in Holmes County Common Pleas Court to breaking and entering and petty theft.

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  17. Former Millersburg man admits to assault on first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | The Daily Record

    A man accused of assaulting and threatening first responders called to help him while he was experiencing a diabetic episode admitted on Thursday to being guilty of resulting criminal charges. Eric T. Troyer, 37, formerly of 625 Kenton Alley, Millersburg, pleaded guilty in Holmes County Common Pleas Court to assault and aggravated menacing.

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  18. Millersburg man gets three years for child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | The Daily Record

    Calling it the worst case of child pornography he's ever seen, a Holmes County judge sentenced a Millersburg man who admitted to possessing, but not sharing, child porn to three years in prison. Arlin Schlabach, 49, 6061 state Route 241, previously pleaded guilty in Holmes County Common Pleas Court to four counts of pandering sexually oriented material involving a minor.

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  19. Judge says statements of camp counselor admissibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 24 | The Daily Record

    Statements made by a former camp counselor in the immediate wake of sexual misconduct allegations with several of his charges can be used as evidence against him in the resulting criminal case. Christopher J. Faulhaber, 19, of 1110 C St., Sandusky, has pleaded not guilty in Holmes County Common Pleas Court to four counts of felony gross sexual imposition and seven misdemeanor counts of endangering children.

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  20. West Holmes alumnus teaches 'lost art' of timber framing to studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 24 | The Daily Record

    ... John Miller and Steve Rucki from Miller's CJM Woodworking Company spent three days working with the students. "Holmes County is kind of a mecca for woodworking. Here we have these local guys who gave up three days of their time to come in and teach ...

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