Welcome to Newcomerstown, Ohio, located on the original Delaware Indian capital of Gekelmukpeckunk ( Say that three times fast) in southwest Tuscarawas County. Our history is visible everywhere with our two museums, a working 19th century hardware store and remaining parts of the Ohio Canal. Our village (pop. 3,822) is a progressive and promising location for residents and businesses alike, providing excellent fire, police, EMT, water, and waste water departments to the public. The Newcomerstown Industrial Park provides all the land and infrastructure necessary to supply any industry’s requirements. Come visit us soon!
Last Thursday, the village received the announcment that Caito Foods in our Industrial Park was closing with 62 jobs being lost. The Village and theNewcomerstown CIC have been working on this as more information and some opportunities have arisen.
A meeting was held at themayor's office with many Tuscarawas County officials attending and a plan of action was initiated.It was noted that two companies have already been brought forward with job opportunities: Quanex IG in Cambridge and Lauren Manufacturing in New Philadelphia. LaurenRead More
It's March already and Newcomerstown is heading toward Spring. It has been a very mild winter and no one is complaining about the lack of snow this year. We have three candidates for the four Council seats available. Heather Stein-Wells, David Shepherd and Jim Friel all had petitions certified by the County Board of Elections. If you are still interested in running, you can do so as an Independent as long as your petitions are in by May 1. SoRead More