Owning an insurance policy for any reason is out of the question for an Amish family. They depend on their church and community to stand with them in difficult circumstances. As mentioned in another article if their house or barn burns the community responds by helping them to rebuild. In many cases if the family is unable to absorb the losses, the deacon will visit the families of the district to solicit funds for the family to help them get back on their feet. The receiving family knows that they will have an opportunity to repay when tragedy strikes someone ...
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Fall is a great time, perhaps the best time, to visit Ohio’s Amish country. There is a lot to see even before the leaves begin to change.
Though less than 10 percent of the Amish actually farm today, harvest time is still a highlight of the rural culture. Whether picking the season’s last produce, baling the year’s ...
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Our Hannah S. Miller and Dave Mast got some beautiful photos from this past weekends 2014 Antique Festival held in Millersburg. The historic downtown had another special weekend full of food, leaves, parades and a slew of entertainment. Look for more stories and a complete wrap up in the Monday Oct. 13 edition of the Holmes County Bargain Hunter.
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