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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Industrial Park Covenant & Restrictions

Land for Jobs Program
Jobs Tax Credit Program


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


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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 - Hicksville Village Council Replay
1:00 AM - Defiance County Mock Accident Presentation 4-24-15
3:00 AM - 2015 HES 5th-6th Grade Music Program
4:30 AM - HHS Senior Awards Night 5-20-15
6:00 AM - School Board Meeting 5-11-15
8:00 AM - 2015 Memorial Day Observance
9:00 AM - 2015 HES Second Grade Music Program
11:00 AM - Ohio in Focus
5:00 AM - Volunteer Fireman Convention Preview
1:00 PM - 2015 HES Second Grade Music Program
3:00 PM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
4:00 PM - School Board Meeting 5-11-15
6:00 PM - 2015 Spring Choral Concert
7:00 PM - Hicksville Rotary Club Program
8:00 PM - 2015 HES 5th-6th Grade Music Program
9:30 PM - HHS Senior Awards Night 5-20-15
11:00 PM - 2015 Memorial Day Observance



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!

Listed below are the events and activities we have planned for the month of June. Thank you for sharing. It’s not too late to register kids for this year’s Summer Reading Challenge. We will have events planned for babies all the way to high school. Visit our website for more information.

Friday June 26th at 10:30am is Storytime at the library. Our Summer Reading Storytime session begins at 10:30am and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Each week we will have stories, music, crafts, and much more. Any child age 0-6 is invited to participate.

Friday June 26th is also Minecraft Day at the library. During the summer, our Minecraft League will meet twice a week. On Fridays we will meet at 4pm.

Tuesday June 30th is our tween and teen Summer Reading events. Any student entering 6th-12th grade is invited to attend. We will be having programs on superheroes and villains, discuss pop art in comics and cards, and host a water day. Programming begins at 6pm.


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