November 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Girls On The Run About More Than Running

If you think “Girls On The Run” is a program about girls running, you’d be right.  But it’s actually much more.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Charles J. Strasbaugh

Charles J. Strasbaugh, 92, of Forest, Ohio, died on Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, at 2:19 a.m. in Bride Hospice Center, Findlay.  He was born on Sept. 13, 1924, in West Unity, Ohio, to Charles H. and Laura E. More...

Ronald “Sonny” Wyse

Ronald “Sonny” Wyse, 90, of Archbold, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, at Heartland Nursing Home. He was born in Stryker on Aug. 20, 1926, to the late Harry and Sarah Wyse. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Gene Arlie Goering, Sr., 81, Hudson, Mich., died November 25, 2016. Survivors include four children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.   More...

Sports

Blackbird Girls Open Season With Win

The Pettisville girls basketball team hosted North Central, Friday, Nov. 25, for their season and Buckeye Border Conference opener. The Blackbirds had an easy time with the Eagles, running away 52-23. More...

Experience, Letterwinners Pace Archbold Wrestling

Brian Becher, in his 15th season, as Archbold head wrestling coach, welcomes back 17 letterwinners from a team that finished 22-12 last year. The Streaks finished third in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League and were sectional runners-up. More...

Streaks Open Season With Two Victories

The Archbold girls basketball team opened the season with an 86-24 blowout of Continental, Friday, Nov. 25, in the Thunderdome.  The Streaks moved to 2-0 with a 50-32 non-league win over Hicksville, Saturday, Nov. 26, at AHS. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

First Sunday of Advent  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion. Nathanael Miles and worship team, music, offertory. Devotional, Roger Johnson. More...

Organizations

Senior Center  More...

Henry County ‘No’ Vote Could Stop 66-24 Project

A “no” vote by the Henry County Commissioners could stop the St. Rt. 66-Co. Rd. 24 project. While Bob Seaman, Archbold village engineer, would not answer the question directly, he did lay out a scenario in which that could happen. More...

Near-Instant Notifications Of Grades Available To AHS, AMS Parents

Parents of students at Archbold middle and high schools can now get notifications of their student’s grades and more, through an application available for smart phones. More...

 

News

Feather Party Fun

Top left: Braylon Wyse, 8, shows his winning bingo card at the Archbold Fire Department Feather Party, Saturday, Nov.  More...

PHS National Honor Society Induction

Twenty-six Pettisville High School juniors and seniors were inducted into the National Honor Society, Monday, Nov. 21. Two exchange students were also recognized at the ceremony.  More...

Santa Visits Archbold

Santa Claus was in town, Friday, Nov. 25, to hear requests from youngsters. Left: Landon Bleikamp, 6, tells Santa his Christmas wishes. Right: Jerek Bly, 4 months, is appropriately dressed for his first session with the Jolly Old Elf. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 18   11:48 am: Traffic detail, funeral, 300 block Stryker St.  3:34 pm: Illegal dumping, 100 block N. Defiance St., advised subject.  4:13 pm: Follow-up, 100 block N. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Matthew Good, Swanton, plaintiff vs Cathleen Good, Marysville, defendant. Divorce.  Huntington National Bank, Columbus, plaintiff vs Danielle Blackmer, Fayette, defendant. More...

Archbold Man Among Those Indicted

The Fulton County Grand Jury returned a one-count indictment charging Jose Rodriguez, 43, Archbold, with a single count of identity fraud, Monday, Nov. 21.  More...

Opinion

Another Successful Parade

The Archbold Parade of Lights, an Archbold tradition for close to two decades, has come and gone, and again, the event was a success.  The parade brings out the creativity, the fun, and even a touch of whimsy. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2006   Ohio students are familiar with fire and tornado drills.  More...

Letters To The Editor

To the Christian fanatics living in Archbold: With the news of Archbold removing Christian references from our logo and website, I’d like to say something to those offended: Get over it! More...