July 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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...

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

Boys Charged After Water Balloon Incident

Two Archbold boys, ages 16 and 17, have been charged with criminal damaging and vehicular vandalism after they allegedly threw a water balloon at a car, Monday, July 13, about 10:49 pm. The report states Teresa L. More...

Charges Filed In Wauseon Home Invasion

Larry Charles Frost, Jr., 20, Wauseon, has been charged with complicity to commit burglary and complicity to commit robbery in connection with a Thursday, July 16 home invasion in Wauseon. More...

Nine Indicted July 20

The Fulton County Grand Jury handed down indictments against nine people during its Monday, July 20 meeting. Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, announced the indictments in a press release. More...

Sports

Huffman Races To First And Second In Go Kart Action

John Huffman, veteran Archbold kart racer, won a feature race, Sunday, July 19, and was second in the feature on Sunday, July 26. Huffman was racing in the pro-oval class at the paved oval track at Fremont. More...

Kade Kern Places Third At Bryan In Junior Golf Match

Kade Kern, Archbold, placed third in the 13-15- year-old boys age group in a Northwest Ohio Junior Golf Association match at Orchard Hills Golf Course, Bryan, on Wednesday, July 22. He shot a 93. 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...

Breaking News - 2:22 PM

Archbold Man Arrested In Conjunction With Search Warrant

The Multi-Area Narcotics Task Force announced Monday, July 27 that Jose L. Salinas, 53, 203 E. Williams St., Archbold, has been arrested. More...

Breaking News - 10:37 AM

Truck Driver Killed In Turnpike Crash

Russell Florida, 47, Warren, was killed in the crash of two semi trucks on the Ohio Turnpike about 12:35 am, Wednesday, July 29.The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced in a press release that a semi carrying U.S. 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...

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...

News

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...

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...

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...

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...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center July 16: Laura & Daniel Bloch, West Unity, girl. July 17: Tonya & Jason Richard, Napoleon, girl; Rachel & Nathan Hildreth, Wauseon, boy. July 19: Tamina & William Klinger, Morenci, Mich., girl. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Central Mennonite More...

Organizations

Senior Center 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...