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

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

HIX-TV Schedule redline

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

12:00 AM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
1:00 AM - Girls JV Basketball vs Ayersville 2-12-15
3:00 AM - Boys JV Basketball vs Pettisville 2-16-15
4:30 AM - Boys Varsity Basketball vs Pettisville 2-16-15
6:00 AM - School Board Meeting 3-9-15
8:00 AM - 2015 HHS Science Fair Highlights
9:00 AM - Freshman Basketball vs Paulding 2-10-15
11:00 AM - Girls Varsity Basketball vs Ayersville 2-12-15
12:30 PM - HHS News
1:00 PM - Freshman Basketball vs Paulding 2-10-15
3:00 PM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
4:00 PM - School Board Meeting 3-9-15
5:30 PM - HHS News
6:00 PM - HHS Wrestling at Thunderbird Invitational 1-30-15
7:00 PM - Hicksville Rotary Club Program
8:00 PM - Boys JV Basketball vs Pettisville 2-16-15
9:30 PM - Boys Varsity Basketball vs Pettisville 2-16-15
11:00 PM - 2015 HHS Science Fair Highlights



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.
January: Planning a new year of gardening / February: Indoor Seed Planting
Jump starting your garden / April: Spring Tree & Shrub pruning tips
Selecting & using annuals / July: Recycling & Repurposing
August: Mums / September: Spring & Summer Flowering Bulbs
October: Cleaning up the Garden for Winter / November: Herbs are Forever
December: Decorating with Live Greens

Monday March 2nd from 4:30-6:30pm the library will be hosting a Dr. Who Fandom Party for tweens and teens.

Tuesday March 3rd at 6:00pm the library in partnership with the Defiance Water and Soil Conservation will be hosting a free Rain Garden and Rain Barrel Workshop. Participants will learn how to install rain gardens and rain barrels and will also have the opportunity to purchase rain barrels and rain garden kits at a discounted price. Availability is limited please contact the library or Stephanie Singer at 419-782-1794 to reserve your spot.

Wednesday March 4th, 11th, and 25th Storytime continues at 9:30am. Any child age 0-6 is welcome to join. There will be stories, music, dancing, and much more. Immediately after Storytime at 10am the library will be hosting a Play Day for families to allow children to play with new toys and interact with other children.

Monday March 9th at 7pm the library in partnership with the Hicksville Beautification Committee will again be hosting their monthly gardening program. This month Brad Grant from Strait Gate Farms will be speaking about how to add perennials to your landscape. Before the 7pm presentation a local master gardener will be on hand to answer any gardening related questions you might have.

Tuesday March 10th at 6pm is Jeopardy! Night at the library. This month's questions will be focused around Classic Children's books. This is a family event and a prize will be given to our Jeopardy! Champion.

Wednesday March 11th from 3:30-5:30pm the library will be hosting a Stop Motion Animation event to celebrate Teen Tech Week. Any teen or tween interested in learning more about stop motion animation is welcome to attend.

Friday March 13th and 27th at 4pm Minecraft League will continue. Stop in the library to join our server to build with your friends.

Saturday March 14th at 10am we will once again be hosting a Mario Kart Tournament. This month participants will be playing on the Nintendo Wii U consol. Snacks will be provided and a prize will be given to our grand champion. Anyone can participate in these tournaments. Please register to participate by Friday March 13th.

Tuesday March 17th at 4:30pm is Science Day at the library. This month we will be creating lowers that glow in the dark. This is a family program and anyone is welcome to join.

Wednesday March 18th at 5:30pm the library will be hosting a Teen Maker Day. This month we will be upcycling old T-Shirts.

Wednesday March 18th at 7pm the "Hooked on Books" bookclub will be meeting at the library. This month we will be discussing Sue Monk Kidd's "The Invention of Wings".

Saturday March 21st the library will be having its first meeting for a new bookclub geared towards children in the 2nd - 4th grade reading level. Any child interested in joining is encouraged to attend this first discussion meeting to select books, meet fellow participants, and read! The meeting will start at 11:00am.

Monday March 23rd at 5:30pm is Movie Night at the library. This month we will be showing "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1". This film is rated PG-13 and will be shown in our adult reading area. Any person younger than 13 will need to have parent permission to attend this showing.

Tuesday March 24th from 3:30-5pm the library will again be hosting a Melting Beads Maker Day. Stop in to create your own bead design and take it home.

Wednesday March 25th at 4pm the library will be hosting its first meeting for a tween/teen bookclub. Any student at a junior high/high school reading level is encouraged to attend this first meeting to meet fellow members and select books to read.

Saturday March 28th stop in anytime we are open to make and take home a Wonder Loom bracelet.


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