At the Flower and Produce Auction in Mt. Hope, local Amish farmers cart in various plants by the lot.
Amish Country in the fall draws visitors from all around the country.
Two young Amish boys make their way back home.
Several shops line the quiet streets in Winesburg.
In the spring and summer, flowers are as common as buggies in Holmes County. Every year, the Lamplight Inn in Berlin has hundreds of tulips.
Farmers using work horses in the field are a common sight, especially in the spring and fall.
From roadside flower shops and organic options to colorful nurseries, Holmes County is a haven for gardeners.
Release Date: Sep. 03, 2008
Chamber Accepting Nominations for 2008 Businesses of the Year
Millersburg, OH -- The Holmes County Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for small, medium and large businesses of the year and community service organization of the year until 5 p.m. Sept. 26.
Every year the Chamber Board evaluates nominated businesses in the following categories: economic impact, entrepreneurial initiative, construction activity, beautification and community involvement/reputation. The awards are then presented at the Chamber's annual dinner, this year scheduled for 6-9 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Carlisle Inn Walnut Creek.
Any Chamber member may nominate any Chamber-member business for these awards. Simply visit www.holmescountychamber.com/press.php or call 330-674-3975 for the nomination form. Send the completed form by fax, 330-674-3976; mail, 35 N. Monroe St. Millersburg OH 44654; or e-mail the information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have any questions about the annual dinner or business-of-the-year awards, please call the Chamber at 330-674-3975.