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


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

HIX-TV Schedule redline

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!


SEPTEMBER 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!!

1st: Perler Bead crafting 3pm - 5pm 
2nd: Lego City Build (all day) and Dungeons and Dragons Club (teen lead) all day. 
4th: Closed for Labor Day 
5th: Essential Oils Make and Take with Kayla Bowling 6pm, $5 registration fee. 
6th: Open Play at 9:30am
8th: Minecraft 3pm - 5pm
9th: Norio Building all day 
11th: Family Blingo at 5pm
12th: Bubble Exrtavaganza 6pm (all sorts of bubble making, bubble machine, bubble crafts)
13th: Closed for staff in-service
15th: Perler Bead crafting from 3pm - 5pm
16th: Lego City Build all day and Dungeons and Dragons Club (teen lead) all day
18th: Make a pet rock at 5pm 
19th: Teens vs Librarians trivia night at 5:30pm
20th: Open Play at 9:30am and Hooked on Books book club at 7pm
22nd: Minecraft 3pm - 5pm
23rd: Norio Building all day
25th: Family movie night: Captain Underpants at 5:30pm
26th: Toy Car Wash (bring your own toy cars) at 6pm
27th: Unicorn Story Hour at 9:30pm (Storytime)
29th: Perler Bead crafting 3pm - 5pm
30th: Lego City Build all day and Dungeons and Dragons Club (teen lead) all day 

We're looking forward to another busy school year. Go Aces! 

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