August 27, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Celebrity Wait Staff Night Raises More Than $3,000

Local “celebrities” took on the roles of wait staff for a night of fundraising at The Blue, Monday, Aug. 25. The event, sponsored by the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, raised almost $3,500, with more donations still coming in. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Marilyn Nofziger

Marilyn A. Nofziger, age 88, of Archbold, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Russell P. Roth, 83, Wauseon and formerly of Archbold, died Aug. 18, 2014. Edgar Grisier Funeral Home, Wauseon. More...

James Henry March

James Henry March, age 75, of Deerfield, Mich., died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Mercy Memorial Hospital in Monroe, Mich. He was born May 8, 1939, in Montpelier, Ohio, to Clarence and Beatrice (Shoup) March. More...

Sports

AHS Football Returns 19 To Gridiron

Bryan Miller, AHS head football coach, has compiled a 38-15 record in his six years at the helm of Archbold. The Blue Streaks finished 6-4, 4-4 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League last year. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Opens With Win

The Archbold boys soccer team began the season with a 2-1 win over Van Buren in a lightning-shortened contest, followed by a scoreless draw at Pettisville. AHS 2, Van Buren 1 The Streaks hosted Van Buren, Tuesday, Aug. More...

AHS Golfers Finish Third

The Archbold golf team played a quad match with Stryker, Edgerton, and Ayersville, Thursday, Aug. 21, at Stryker. The Panthers won the match with a low team score of 150. Ayersville finished second, with 161. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite Sunday: young adult praise band, music; Steve Hastings, worship leader; Angie Wyse, kindergarten blessings. Message, “Birth Pangs,” Steve Heatwole. Zion Mennonite More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center Aug. 15: Alex Martinies & Justin Scharer, Wauseon, boy. Aug. 16: Kristen Sallows & Joseph Hiller, Fayette, boy; Erin & Kevin Raker, Wauseon, boy. Aug. 17: Brooke & Pete Henry, Wauseon, boy. Aug. More...

Honor Students

Tyson Lersch and Lyndsey Rupp, both of Archbold, were named to the dean’s list for the 2014 spring semester at Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, Ill. Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify. More...

Gray Indicted In Grain Theft Case

Tyler L. Gray, 31, Archbold, has been indicted in connection with the theft of grain from Pettisville Grain Company. More...

Upgrade Glitch Affects 1500 RTEC Email Accounts

Persons who use RTEC Communications as their Internet service provider found themselves without email service last Thursday, Aug. 21. Jayma Gobrogge, marketing director for the firm, said the problem continued off and on during Friday, Aug. More...

Food A Big Part Of Fulton County Fair

Ask anyone for a list of their favorite things at the Fulton County Fair, and it’s almost certain that food will appear somewhere on the list. More...

News

Archbold School Enrollment Up, Pettisville Down; Opening Day Goes Well, Superintendents Report

Aaron Rex, superintendent of the Archbold Area School District, and Steve Swtizer, Pettisville superintendent, reported the first day of the new school year was successful. More...

Archbold School District Energy Project Partially Completed

New interior and exterior lighting that will use less electricity and save the Archbold Area School District money on power bills has been installed. More...

Village Plans Work On Clyde's Way

The village of Archbold is seeking bids for the resurfacing of Clyde’s Way from West Barre Road to East Lutz Road. Bob Seaman, village engineer, said the estimated cost is $300,000, with a completion date of Dec. 1. More...

Public Record

Stipp, Burris, Liechty, Pedigo Indicted Aug. 18

Three men with Archbold addresses and a former Archbold resident were indicted by the Fulton County Grand Jury, Monday, Aug. 18. Kyle D. Stipp, 23, and Scott D. More...

Grand Jury Indicts 21

The Fulton County Grand Jury handed down indictments against 21 individuals, Monday, Aug. 18. Four men with Archbold addresses, and one who had previously lived in the village, were among those indicted. More...

Issue Summons On Theft Charge

Carol Kalzor, 72, Archbold, was issued a summons to appear in Fulton County Western District Court on a charge of theft arising from a Thursday, Aug. 14, incident at Circle K. More...

Opinion

Fair Time In Fulton County

It’s fair time again in Fulton County, an event for young and old to come together in a great festival of just about… everything. More...

Changing Face Of Labor

Labor Day, the annual celebration of the accomplishments and achievements of the American work force, is fast approaching. Thousands of people across the nation have a day away from work and school on Monday, Sept. 1. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2004 Funds raised to support the Sara’s Garden Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Center now exceed $90,000. More...