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Ridgeville Township Trustee Indicted

A Henry County Grand Jury returned an indictment against Roger Miller, a Ridgeville Township trustee. J. More...

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Obituaries

Larry J. Erbskorn

Larry J. Erbskorn, age 65, of Archbold, passed away early Tuesday morning, June 21, 2016, at the University of Toledo Medical Center in Toledo. Larry was born on March 29, 1951, the son of Willard and Virginia Erbskorn. More...

Barbara A. Lugbill

Barbara A. Lugbill, age 61 years, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday afternoon, June 21, 2016, in her home. She was born July 13, 1954, at Wauseon, the daughter of Daryl and Marilyn Johnson, and married Jack Lugbill on Nov. 26, 1999. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Larry J. Erbskorn, 65, Archbold, died June 21, 2016. Grisier Funeral Home, Archbold. Richard R. Vereecke, Jr., 77, Wauseon, died June 26, 2016. Survivors include his wife, Pauline, and six children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold. More...

People

Honor Student

Daniel Joseph Sauder, PHS ‘14 and son of Dan and Ezzie, was named to the dean’s list at Clemson (S.C.) University for the spring 2016 semester. Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify. More...

Earns Degree

Kaylee Dougherty, Archbold, recently graduated from Kent State University College of Education, Health and Human Services with a Bachelor of Science degree. More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of July 4-8 MONDAY: closed. TUESDAY: sloppy joe sandwich, oven fries, malibu blend vegetables, mixed fruit. WEDNESDAY: navy bean soup or tomato soup, cold cut sandwich, broccoli salad, ambrosia. More...

Opinion

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, July 5, 2006 Scheduling conflicts and a lack of funds have resulted in the cancellation of this year’s village fireworks show. More...

Happy 150th, Archbold

Readers will find our special 20- page Archbold Sesquicentennial souvenir special section in today’s edition, celebrating the 150th birthday of Archbold. More...

Sesquicentennial Edition

Celebrating Archbold’s Sesquicentennial

July 13-17, 2016

150 Years • 1866~2016 More...

Old Archbold, German Township Records Discovered In 2012, 2014

(Editor’s Note: This article combines two articles. Information about the German Township records appeared in the Jan. 1, 2014, edition of The Archbold Buckeye. The story of the village of Archbold records was published April 11, 2012.) More...

First Park In Archbold Unpopular; Ruihley Promotes Second Attempt

Council records of May 5, 1882, authorized issuance of bonds in the sum of $425 to purchase land for park purposes. More...

Hydrogen Tanker Crash On Ohio Turnpike Kills One, Snarls Area Traffic

A Thursday night, June 23 crash on the Ohio Turnpike involving a tanker truck carrying 3,000 gallons of pressurized liquid hydrogen claimed one life, and snarled traffic in Fulton County for about 27 hours. More...

Native Son Was Important Architect

Architect. Artist. Author. Archbold native. Those are all terms that can be applied to Carl C. “C.C.” Britsch. More...

Toledo Must Pay Jail Bill, But Can Quit CCNO in 60 Days

The city of Toledo must pay the nearly $1.3 million bill for the third quarter of operating the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio by July 1. More...

 

News

Friendship Days Successful, Revenue Up About $7,000

Pam Skates, co-chair of the biannual Pettisville Friendship Days, said the three-day event, held Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, June 24-26, was successful. “It was well supported by the community,” she said. More...

Dad Helps At Fishing Derby

Among the events at the Pettisville Friendship Days was a fishing derby in the Pettisville Park pond. Pam Skates, Friendship Days co-chairman, said the fish did not cooperate with the fishing derby. More...

Ham Radio Operators Contact Almost 700

Ham radio operators from the Fulton County Amateur Radio Club contacted close to 700 stations during the annual Field Day exercise. More...

Public Record

Three Arrested

Three people were arrested by Archbold police on charges including assault and domestic violence over a seven-day period from Monday, June 20, to Sunday, June 26. Mathew C. More...

Naked Child Reported

Archbold police received a report of a naked child in Fox Chase about 10:01 am, Friday, June 17. In his report, the officer investigating the case said when he arrived on the scene, the subject who reported the youth, Christopher A. More...

Grand Jury Indicts 16 During June 20 Session

The Fulton County Grand Jury returned indictments against 16 people during its Monday, June 20 meeting. The crimes charged were committed in Fulton County, said Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney. Those indicted: More...

Sports

Thatcher Qualifies For U.S. Olympic Trials

Cameron Thatcher, 17, son of Paul and Kristin, Powell, and grandson of Maryann Thatcher, Archbold, qualified for the United States Olympic Trials in the men’s 3- meter springboard diving competition, but was eliminated after the preliminaries. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Psalm 27: Why Fear?” Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center June 21: Diana Cardenas- Martinez & Alejando Jimerez Juarez, Fayette, boy; Sararita Lynch, Fayette, boy. More...

Organizations

Senior Center More...