July 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Week Of Sunshine Helps Area Farmers

The last seven to 10 days of sunshine and warmer temperatures have made a big difference to area farmers. The agricultural community suffered earlier this summer, when heavy rains left fields throughout the area flooded, damaging and killing crops. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Edward D. Baus

Edward D. Baus, age 98 years, of Archbold, passed away Thursday afternoon, July 23, 2015, at the Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon. He was born April 2, 1917, at Wauseon, the son of Peter and Katherine (Erbes) Baus. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

July 16 11:17 am: Issued bicycle safety award, 100 block Ditto St. 3:42 pm: Citations to John Felix, 55, Fayette, peeling, failure to comply with order or signal of a police officer. 10:55 pm: 911 hang-up, 300 block North St., unable to locate. More...

Archbold EMS Log

July 10 7:15 pm: 7000 block Co. Rd. 23, medical, transported to Fulton County Health Center. July 12 1:51 am: 700 block Siegel Dr., medical alarm, public assist. July 13 More...

Archbold Fire Log

July 19 8:30 am: Fire alarm, 710 Siegel Dr., property owner: Glen Nafziger; false alarm. July 23 9:29 am: Holland Court Apartments, dumpster fire; dumpster owner: ARS, Inc., Archbold; cause: sparks in dumpster. More...

Opinion

Muslims And Terror Attacks

Soon after the bullets stopped flying in Chattanooga, Tenn., Thursday, July 16, the word was out; the shooter, identified as Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez, was a Muslim. And some in the media took it from there. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2005 A family-friendly festival in downtown Archbold is just the ticket to bring people back to the community after three straight summers of major road construction. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Central Mennonite More...

Earn Scholarships

Two local students received scholarships from the Bowling Green State University College of Education and Human Development this spring. More...

Organizations

Senior Center More...

Delta Man Indicted On Arson, Fraud Charges

Ricky T. Lamb, Jr., 23, Delta, whose family was burned out of their home in January, has been indicted by a Fulton County Grand Jury on charges ranging from arson to telecommunications fraud. More...

AHS Marching Band “A Day Ahead Of Last Year”

Beth Voll, director of the Archbold High School Marching Band, said preparations for marching season are going well. Members have been attending the annual Band Camp, held each year before school starts. More...

News

Archbold Police Cruiser Introduces New Color

When the newest Archbold police patrol vehicle takes to the streets, it will mark a major change for the department. After about 20 years of white patrol cars, the new police sport-utility vehicle is 180 degrees away on the color spectrum. More...

Marking Time

Kayla Dusek, a freshman member of the Archbold High School Marching Band, learns how to “mark time” from her squad leader, Richard Payne, a junior, during Band Camp, Thursday, July 23. More...

Entrepreneurs

Three children of the Jake and Meredith Grime family ventured into the business world, Friday, July 24, setting up a lemonade stand in front of their Ditto Street home. From left: Maura, 10, Jason, 7, and Carter, 8. More...

People

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Marlin and Marcine Klopfenstein, rural Pettisville, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Marlin Klopfenstein and Marcine Nafziger were married July 31, 1965, at Central Mennonite Church by Charles Gautsche. More...

FCCC Packet Pick-Up Days

Students registered to attend Four County Career Center this fall can pick up schedules and other important information during Packet Pick-Up Days, Tuesday, Aug. 4; Thursday, Aug. 6; and Monday, Aug. 10, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. More...

Honor Students

Kinsey Smith, Eric Buckenmeyer, and Rachel Brader, all of Archbold, were named to the dean’s list for the 2015 spring semester at Ohio University. Students must have at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify. More...