April 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Farmers Wait... And Wait

Eric Richer, Fulton County agricultural extension agent, said county farmers are playing a waiting game.  But residents traveling through the county could start to see some activity yet this week.  “Based on the cool weather, I mean&n More...

Co. Rd. 24 Stop Signs To Be Discussed At Meeting

Joe Short, a German Township trustee, said he plans to call a joint meeting between Fulton and Henry County officials to discuss stop signs on Co. Rd. More...

Robinson Sentences Worley To Death

James Worley, 58, rural Delta, has been sentenced to death for the 2016 murder of Sierah Joughin. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Robert K. Beaverson

Robert K. More...

Lawrence E. Short

The children and extended family of Lawrence E. Short invite you to his memorial service at the Fairlawn Chapel on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at 2 pm.  Lawrence passed away on Dec. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Donald Edward Beck, 88, Stryker, died April 20, 2018. Survivors include two daughters. Grisier Funeral Home, Stryker.  ------  Hunger finds no fault with the cooking.–Proverb   More...

Sports

AHS Boys Win Diller Invitational

Looking to capture its third straight Diller Invitational boys track and field championship, Liberty Center was thwarted by Archbold, Saturday, April 21.  The Blue Streaks won three events on their way to 125.5 points.  The Tigers finished More...

Blue Streak Baseball Drops First Game

The Archbold baseball team won three games last week, but lost its first game of the season, a 2-0 shutout at Bryan in Northwest Ohio Athletic League action, Friday, April 20.  The Streaks are 12-1, 3-1 NWOAL.  AHS 9, Evergreen 2   More...

Archbold Softball Falls To 6-8

Archbold played six softball games last week, winning only one to drop to 6-8, 2-2 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. More...

Tax Rollback Not Promised

Fire Levy On May 8 Ballot

Archbold Village Council has not committed to rolling back some of its general fund millage if a new 1.3-mill fire levy, put on the ballot by the German Township Trustees, passes. More...

Exactly What Is The Traffic Flow Problem In Village?

Committee Works To Define The Problem

Jeff Rupp, a Fulton County commissioner, said the Archbold Traffic Flow Improvement Committee is working on defining the traffic flow problem in and around Archbold.  At the ATFIC meeting, Tuesday, April 17, the committee discussed “what More...

Stevens Finishes 17th At Masters Bowling Tournament

Some kids are practically born with a basketball in their hands. Others, a football. Or a volleyball. More...

Street Project Underway

For workers from Hohenbrink Excavating, Findlay, mild weather and sunny skies on Monday, April 23, made it a good day to get some work done on the Depot Street-High Street reconstruction project. This crew was busy installing underground pipe. More...

 

News

Middle School Band, Choir Students Perform In April 14 Competition

Vocal and instrumental music students from Archbold Middle School performed during the Ohio Music Education Association solo and ensemble competition, Saturday, April 14, at Defiance High School.  Vocalists receiving I, or Superior ratings: Josi More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  April 16: Alejandra Oberhaus, Wauseon, girl.   More...

4-H News

The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club held its fourth meeting on Sunday, April 22. Prior to the meeting, members completed community service by cleaning the Pettisville Park and spreading mulch.  Chicken BBQ tickets and 4-H books were handed out. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

April 13   3:51 pm: Found property, 200 block N. Defiance St.  6:54 pm: Assist other police agency, N. Defiance St. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Robin Malburg, Metamora and Gregory Malburg, Jr., Swanton, petitioners. Dissolution.  Kaitlyn Da Silva, Delta and Richard Da Silva, Newington, Conn., petitioners. More...

Rural Bryan Man Cited, Arrested

Manuel Santiago, 38, rural Bryan, was cited by Archbold police for driving while license suspended, then was arrested on a warrant after driving into the police station parking lot.  More...

Opinion

The State Route 66 Relocation Is Finally, Truly Dead

By choosing not to act, Archbold Village Council finally managed to drive a stake through the heart of the St. Rt. 66 relocation to Co. Rd. 24 during its Monday, April 16 meeting.   More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, April 30, 2008   Headline–Council Rebuilds Southeast Streets, Plans Extensions  Unemployment in Fulton County jumped six-tenths of one percent in March, reaching 8.3% as estimated by the Ohio Department More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Easter Four  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nathaniel Miles and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “JUDGESBreaking The Cycle Of Sin- Samson as Tragedy,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...