June 13, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Beware Of Tick, Mosquito Bites

With the arrival of the warm days of summer, everyone and everything is more active– including ticks and mosquitoes.  Ticks and mosquitoes are more than just a nuisance. More...

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Public Record

Archbold Police Make Two Arrests

Archbold police arrested two men during the first few days of June, reports say.  Police were called to an apartment in the East Gardens complex about 3:13 pm, Sunday, June 3, on a report of domestic violence.  More...

Area Girls Injured In June 1 Crash

Sisters Kaitlin and Kara Schnitkey, 14 and 12, were injured in a single-vehicle accident on Adams-Ridge Road south of Allen Road in Defiance County about 1:58 pm, Friday, June 1.  Ohio State Highway Patrol officials give a Napoleon address for t More...

Two Go To FCHC After Wreck

Archbold Rescue took two women to the Fulton County Health Center following an accident on South Defiance Street, Friday, June 8, at about 3:46 pm.  More...

Sports

Football Playoffs Return To Fridays And Saturdays

The Ohio High School Athletic Association will return to using Saturday nights for several divisions during the playoffs, and the 2018 title games will return to Canton.  The OHSAA Board of Directors approved school playoff regional assignments More...

Two Shoot Holes In One

Butch Frey, Archbold, aced the par-3, 155-yard eighth hole at the golf course in Stryker, Wednesday, June 6. His club of choice was a Cleveland Hybrid.  Eric Short, Stryker, aced the par-4, 300-yard fourth hole on Tuesday, June 5. More...

Opinion

Coaches Influence Young Lives

In the life of a child, many adults influence their development.  Very few have as much influence as coaches.  Coaches, no matter what the sport, leave their mark on boys and girls. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, June 18, 2008   The Fulton County Commissioners terminated Bob Hartman, Fulton County Emergency Medical Service- Emergency Management Agency director, Monday, June 16, after inaccuracies in billings for EMS runs we More...

Let Them In: Keep Arlington Cemetery For All Eligible Vets

Other Editors Say...

A promise made to the nation’s veterans is a promise that must be kept.  As long as there’s space at Arlington National Cemetery, any currently eligible veteran who wants to be buried there should have that right.  More...

Retiring As Coach After 37 Years, Wagner Will Miss The Kids

After 37 years of coaching– building a program from practically nothing– Tom Wagner, track and cross country coach at Pettisville Schools, is retiring.  Wagner racked up an impressive record any coach could be proud of. More...

Robinson Named Interim Archbold Superintendent

After years of experience in education in Northwest Ohio, Marc Robinson will bring his expertise to Archbold Schools.  In a press release, Aaron Rex, Archbold superintendent, announced that Robinson will be the interim superintendent for the 201 More...

 

News

Safety City Holds Graduation

About 30 youngsters, ages 4-6, went through their own graduation ceremony, Friday, June 8.  The children graduated from Safety City, a program run by the Fulton County Sheriff Department and the Archbold Police Department.  Children met for More...

New Cell Tower In German Township?

The German Township trustees discussed the possibility of a new cell phone tower on land at the northeast corner of St. Rt. 66 and Co. Rd. More...

Ag Hall Of Fame Nomination Forms Ready

Nomination forms for the 2018 Fulton County Agriculture Hall of Fame award are available at the Fulton County Extension office, 8770 St. Rt. 108, Wauseon, or online at www.fulton.osu.edu. Deadline is July 10.  More...

People

4-H News

The Countryside Clovers 4-H Club held a meeting, Tuesday, June 5, at Memorial Park, Archbold. All participants planning on going to the June 16 Mud Hens game had to pay for their tickets. More...

4-H News

The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club held its sixth meeting on Tuesday, June 5. Tickets and money were turned in for the Chicken BBQ. Fulton County Fair livestock entries are due by Aug. 1. More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of June 18-22 MONDAY: chicken a la king, mashed potatoes, steamed carrots, biscuits. TUESDAY: cheeseburger or vegetable soup, roast beef sandwich, kidney bean salad, mandarin oranges. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory; Nick Hudson, worship leader. Message, “The SIMPLE LIFE lived well: Wisdom,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   May 31: Caitlyn & Carl Bittinger, Lyons, boy.  June 5: Tylar Light, Liberty Center, boy.  June 6: Taylor Herschberger, Wauseon, girl.   More...