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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Bev Hohenberger
Workforce Specialist, Region 1
Ohio Learn To Earn flyer
Employer Tax Credit form
Work Opportunity Tax Credit brochure

St John Lutheran Church
St Michael's Catholic Church
American Legion
Grace United Methodist Church

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Visit the HIX TV page for more information and the full weekly lineup.

12:00 AM - HHS 2014 Homecoming Court Pep Rally 9-12-14
1:00 AM - Junior High Volleyball vs Wayne Trace 9-30-14
3:00 AM - Hicksville Rotary Programs-September 2014 Part Two
4:00 AM - 2014 Defiance County Fair Livestock Sale
6:00 AM - School Board Meeting 10-13-14
8:00 AM - HHS 2014 Homecoming Court Pep Rally 9-12-14
9:00 AM - Junior Varsity Volleyball vs Ayersville 10-7-14
11:00 AM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
12:00 PM - Junior High Football vs Tinora 9-16-14
1:30 PM - School Board Meeting 10-13-14
3:30 PM - HHS 2014 Homecoming Court Pep Rally 9-12-14
4:00 PM - Varsity Football vs Antwerp 10-10-14
7:00 PM - Academic Team vs Montpelier 10-8-14
9:00 PM - Hicksville Rotary Programs-September 2014 Part Two
10:00 PM - Varsity Volleyball vs Ayersville 10-7-14



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!

2nd Monday of the month - Ask the Expert 5-7 pm, class at 7pm.
October: Cleaning up the garden for winter / November: Winter Container Gardening
Decorating with live greens / January: Planning a new year of gardening
Indoor Seed Planting / March: Jump starting your garden /
Spring Tree & Shrub pruning tips / May: Selecting & using annuals.

Wednesday October 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29 at 9:30 am - The fall session of Storytime begins at the library. Any child ages 0-6 is welcome to participate. Storytime includes stories, music, crafts, dancing, and much more.

Monday October 6 at 7pm The Hicksville Beautification Committee and Johnson Memorial Library gardening classes continue in October. This month Donna Hitzeman will be presenting "Cleaning Up The Garden". During this presentation Donna will be discussing what you need to do to prepare your garden for winter and what can wait until spring. Prior to each gardening class a local master gardener will be available for an "ask the expert" session from 5-7pm.

Friday October 10 at 4pm the library will be hosting an R.L. Stine birthday event. Come celebrate the scary and gross works of R.L. Stine as well as some disgusting looking yet delicious snacks. Any fan of R.L. Stine is welcome to join.

Saturday October 11 at 10am is the library's monthly video game tournament. This month we will be playing Mario Kart on the Nintendo Wii. Last month 15 racers participated. Join us for fun, snacks, and prizes. Please register by October 10th to ensure your spot in the tournament.

Monday October 13 at 4pm the library is inviting any 6-12th grade student to our "Alice in Wonderland" event at the library. Come enjoy snacks, games, and crafts all focused on Alice in Wonderland.

Tuesday October 14 at 6pm is Jeopardy! night at the library. This month's Jeopardy! questions will focus around the fall season. Any student is welcome to participate and prizes will be awarded to our champion.

Wednesday October 15 from 4-5 the library will be hosting a "Teen Maker" program. Teen Maker Day is every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 4-5pm. This month we will be doing activities related to book binding.

Wednesday October 15 at 7pm the library's "Hooked on Books" bookclub will be meeting to discuss the book "While My Sister Sleeps" by Barbara Delinksy. All are welcome and refreshments will be provided.

Friday October 17 at 4pm stop in the library to create your own movie on the library's Ipad.

Monday October 20 the Johnson Memorial Library will be closed for staff training. We will reopen at our normal hours on Tuesday.

Tuesday October 21 at 4:30pm is Science Day. This month we will be doing the "Ice Cube Experiment". Any student is welcome to join.

Friday October 24 at 4pm is the library's 3rd annual fall festival. Join us for games, crafts, snacks, and much more. We will again be hosting a costume contest, pumpkin themed games, tons of candy to give away and a whole lot more! Everyone is invited.

Monday October 27 at 6pm the library will be hosting its Cookbook Club and Movie Night at the same time. Parents are invited to bring their children up to watch "Toy Story of Terror" which is a Halloween story that follows after Toy Story 3. While the movie is going on parents are welcome to participate in our cookbook club. This month recipes will be selected from the "Big Book of Country Baking". Copies of the book are available for checkout at the library.

Wednesday October 29 at 4pm the library will be hosting a Halloween event for any student in kindergarten through 5th grade. Games, crafts, and activities will be on hand for participants.


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