Welcome to our official web site! I am Diane Collins, and I am proud to serve our village as your mayor. I welcome any input from residents who are civic-minded and have ideas about how to improve and benefit our community.

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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 Mayor Diane Collins at 419-542-6161.
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Industrial Park Covenant & Restrictions

Land for Jobs Program
Jobs Tax Credit Program

ATTENTION ALL RESIDENTS: Please look for information that will be mailed to you from "WERLOR, INC." This will outline the new trash pick up for the Village. Cart/Bin delivery will be October 28th & 29th. First Pick up for "WERLOR" will be Wednesday December 6, 2017. Call 1-800-582-3433 with questions.

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

Free Vitals Check
1st Tuesday of each month
from 10 am to 2 pm
at the Hicksville Fire Hall

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

Johnson Memorial Library
Angela Powell, 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!


OCTOBER JML ACTIVITIES...... Join us at your hometown Library!!!!!

BOOK Donations for the Annual JML Friends Book Sale are being accepted at the Library. All proceeds from the sale go to the Great Programs the Library offers!!

Oct3rd: Anime Club 4pm
Oct4th: StoryTime 9:30am, Read with a Retired Teacher 3:30pm
Oct6th: Minecraft 3pm - 5pm
Oct7th: Fall Crafts
Oct9th: Family Bingo 5pm
Oct10th: Teen Scene 4-6pm
Oct11th: StoryTime 9:30am, Read with a Retired Teacher 3:30pm, Teen Scene 4-6:30pm
Oct13th: R.L. Stine Birthday Party (Goosebumps) 3:30pm - 5:30pm, Friends of the Johnson Memorial Library Annual Book Sale (all day)
Oct14th: Dungeons and Dragons tabletop 10am, Book Sale cont. (all day)
Oct16th: Pokemon Lure Drop 5pm
Oct17th: Teens vs Librarians Scattergories 4-7pm
Oct18th: StoryTime 9:30am, Read with a Retired Teacher 3:30pm, Teen Scene 4pm, Hooked on Books book club 7pm
Oct20th: Perler Beads 3-5pm
Oct21st: Norio 10am
Oct23rd: Norio 3:30-7pm
Oct24th: Teen Read In 4-7pm, Marsha Baker book signing 5-7pm
Oct25th: Storytime 9:30am, Read with a Retired Teacher 3:30pm
Oct27th: Minecraft 3-5pm
Oct28th: Dungeons and Dragons tabletop gaming 10am, Lego City Build 10am
Oct30th: The start of International Game Week (nightly gaming events TBA, or passive and set out for anyone, of all ages) 3:30-7pm
Oct31st: Annual Fall Fest 3:30-7pm games, prizes, door prizes, hotdogs, snacks, costume contest, possible petting zoo and hay tunnels. 

HAPPY FALL..........Let's Go Aces! 

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