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

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

12:00 AM - In The Fight
1:00 AM - 2015 GMC Wrestling Tournament Part 2
3:00 AM - Hicksville Rotary Club Program
4:00 AM - 2015 HHS Coronation
6:00 AM - School Board Meeting 3-9-15
8:00 AM - 2015 Regional Science Fair Awards Ceremony
9:00 AM - 2015 GMC Wrestling Tournament Part 2
11:00 AM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
11:45 PM - 2015 HHS Coronation
1:45 PM - School Board Meeting 3-9-15
3:00 PM - College Credit Plus Informational Seminar
4:00 PM - Boys Sectional Basketball vs Edon 3-4-15
5:30 PM - Boys Sectional Basketball vs Fayette 3-6-15
7:00 PM - 2015 HHS Coronation
9:00 PM - Hicksville Rotary Club Program
10:00 PM - 2015 GMC Cheerleading Competition



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!

Wednesday April 8th from 5-7pm local author Greg Smith will be at the library to discuss his recent works and to sign copies of his book. Copies of Greg's books will be available for purchase.

Friday April 10th, 17th, and 24th at 4pm is Minecraft Day at the library. Join us every Friday to play and build with your friends in our custom created world.

Saturday April 11th the library will be hosting a Nintendo Wii Mario Kart Tournament at 10am. Please register by Friday April 10th. Snacks will be available to participants and a grand prize will be awarded to the tournament champion.

Saturday April 11th from 10am to 1pm we will be celebrating International Table Top Day. All day we will have tables set up with board games ready to play.

Monday April 13th at 5pm the Johnson Memorial Library and Hicksville Beautification Committee will be presenting their final monthly gardening class of the season at the library. Doug Cook of Ewing Landscaping and Design, will present a hands-on workshop, focusing on tree and shrub pruning, as well as tips for tree planting. Although not required, those attending are encouraged to bring gardening gloves, clippers, pruners, etc.

Tuesday April 14th at 6pm is Jeopardy! Night at the library. Join family and friends for some fun trivia, with the champion winning a prize. This month's trivia questions will focus on the Spring season.

Wednesday April 15th at 3:30pm is the library's Teen Maker Day. Stop in anytime between 3:30 and 5pm as we attempt to make a paper record player.

Wednesday April 15th at 7pm the "Hooked on Books" book club will be meeting to discuss Louise Penny's "The Beautiful Mystery". Refreshments will be provided.

Monday April 20th at 5:30pm is Family Movie Night at the library. This month we will be showing recently released "Annie". The film is rated PG and lasts approximately 2 hours. Snacks will be provided.

Tuesday April 21st at 4:30pm is Science Day at the library. This month all our experiments will be egg related.

Tuesday April 28th is Maker Day at the library. Stop in anytime between 3:30 and 5pm to create your own fuze bead design to take home and keep. The library has numerous templates to use or participants can create their own unique designs.


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