The Village of Hicksville, located in Defiance County in Northwest Ohio, is home for nearly 4,000 citizens I am proud to serve as Mayor. I welcome you to our website. Hopefully you will find the information you seek. I encourage you to comment on the material provided.

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Hicksville has always been framed by residents who don’t give up, who largely depend on themselves and who look out for their neighbors by providing money, food or strength.  Let’s look at how all of this came to be. Continue Reading »

Around the Village

Huber SignCheck out our "Around the Village" section for a listing of agencies and organizations including the Huber Opera House & Civic Center.


offers free land to private sector companies who set up operations in the village Industrial Park. Any type business that provides at least 20 new full-time jobs is eligible for 5 acres of land. The program is administered through the Defiance County Economic Development office and is designed to bring jobs to a shovel ready industrial park. Jobs must pay an average of 150% of the Federal minimum wage and the industry must make a 5 year commitment secured through a promissory note. For more information call Jerry Hayes at 419-784-4471 or Larry Haver at 419-542-6161.
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Fountain of Faith Free Clinic
serving the Hicksville community
The Hicksville Clinic is held at Community Memorial Hospital (Specialty Clinic #2) the 1st Saturday of the mont
beginning at 8 am.
All patients must be signed in by 9:30 am
first come, first served.

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Call 419-542-7173 for more information

If you have an animal on your property that needs to be removed, please call one of the following names for assistance:
Game Warden: Matt Smith 419-429-8381

2nd Saturday of the month
in the parking lot at
St. Michael's Catholic Church
from 9 am to 11 am.


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Defiance Free Clinic
1018 Ralston Avenue
Defiance OH 43512
Every 3rd Saturday of the month
9:30 am to noon
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Visit the HIX TV page for more information and the full weekly lineup.

12:00 AM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
1:00 AM - Academic Team vs Holgate 2-6-14
2:00 AM - 2014 HHS Coronation 3-8-14
4:00 AM - 2014 GMC Cheerleading 3-8-14
5:30 AM - 2014 GMC Academic Tournament 2-28-14
6:30 AM - School Board Meeting 3-10-14
9:00 AM - 2014 JH HS Mid-Spring Band Concert
10:00 AM - Local History Program
11:00 AM - 2014 Scouts Arrow of Light Ceremony
12:00 PM - 2014 Hicksville Elementary Spring Choral Concerts
1:30 PM - 2014 GMC Cheerleading 3-8-14
3:00 PM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
5:00 PM - School Board Meeting 3-10-14
6:00 PM - First and Third Mondays-Village Council Meeting LIVE
7:00 PM - Academic Team vs Holgate 2-6-14
8:00 PM - 2014 GMC Academic Tournament 2-28-14
9:30 PM - 2014 HHS Coronation 3-8-14
11:30 PM - 2014 Scouts Arrow of Light Ceremony



Johnson Memorial Library
Zachary Bowling, Branch Manager
For more information go to or call 419-542-6200.
Monday and Tuesday 11 am to 8 pm - Wednesday 9 am to 8 pm - Thursday: Closed
Friday 10 am to 6 pm - Saturday 10 am to 1 pm - Sunday: Closed

If you are interested in volunteering for some of our programs it would be greatly appreciated!

Tuesday April 8th is Jeopardy Day at the library. This month's theme is Video Games. Anyone with knowledge of video games is welcome to stop up and play for some prizes. Program starts at 6pm.

Wednesday April 9th a representative from the Farmer's and Merchant's Bank will be stopping at the library to give a "Money Smart Kids" program at 9:30am. This program is free to everyone and no registration is required. The class will be giving a basic introduction to children about what money is, where it comes from, and how to be responsible with spending.

Saturday April 12th at 10am the library will be hosting a track and field tournament on the Xbox 360 Kinect. Anyone can participate in this program. Interested participants are asked to register by April 11th. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

Monday April 14th - 19th the Hicksville Friends of the Library will be hosting a spring book sale. Books will be set up inside and all purchases are free will donations. All proceeds benefit the Hicksville Friends of the Library. The Friends group will also be providing cookies throughout the week for patrons to enjoy.

Monday April 14th at 4pm is Science Day at the library. This month students will be making an "ivory volcano". Stop in to learn a few things science related and have some fun.

Tuesday April 15th from 4:30 to 5:30 the library will be having a dog therapy reading session. Any young reader is invited to stop in at the library and read to Ranger a golden retriever.

Wednesday April 16th from 3:30 to 5:30 is Teen Makers. Tweens and Teens will be able to stop in and work on numerous bead projects that they can take home when completed.

Wednesday April 16th at 7pm the Johnson Memorial Library adult bookclub will be meeting. The book for discussion this month is Markus Zusak's "The Book Thief". Refreshments will be provided.

Friday April 18th at 4pm the library will be hosting an egg coloring program. This is a family event and everyone is welcome to stop in and decorate some eggs.

Monday April 21st at 7pm the Johnson Memorial Library Cook Book Club will again be meeting. This month recipes will be coming from the book "The $5 Dinner Mom Cookbook". Copies are available at the library. All are welcome.

Saturday April 26th at 10am the library will be hosting a system wide Mario Kart Tournament on the Nintendo Wii. Stop in to race the best racers from the Sherwood and Defiance libraries and win a prize. Refreshments will be provided. Please register by Friday April 25th.

Monday April 28th is movie night at the library. At 5:30pm we will be showing The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. This film lasts approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes and is rated PG-13. Refreshments will be provided.

Library Services
Internet - WiFi - Printer - Copier - Fax - Laminator - Scanner - Ellison Die Cut Machine - Microfilm Reader/Printer - Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 - Homebound Delivery - Reference Services - Genealogy & Local History Collections - Tours - Computer Classes