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Thiel Takes Over Reigns Of AHS Softball Program

Andrea Thiel, a softball standout from Pettisville High School and Bowling Green State University, is the new AHS head softball coach. More...

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Obituaries

Sadonna J. Spiess

Sadonna J. Spiess, age 91, of Archbold, passed away on Friday morning, July 22, 2016, at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was born on Sept. 21, 1924, near Delta, to Fred and Elizabeth (Zimmerman) Hoffman. She married Lowell C. More...

Virgie Lucile Wyse

Virgie Lucile Wyse, age 93 years, formerly of the Stryker and Archbold areas, passed away Friday morning at her home in rural West Unity. She was born Sept. 2, 1922, at Archbold, the daughter of Myron and Herma (Short) Schmucker. More...

People

Tourney Winners

Winners of the July 11 pool tournament at Wyse Commons, in the Fairlawn Retirement Community, are, from left: Dale Gautsche, second place; Russ McQuillin, first place. Rollie Hayes was third. More...

Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Kenneth and Martha Grime, West Unity, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Kenneth Grime and Martha Beck were married July 28, 1956, at the parsonage of the St. John’s Evangelical & Reform Church, Archbold, by Rev. More...

Opinion

What A Week!

After several years of planning, the Archbold Sesquicentennial celebration, July 13-17, was a perfect way to celebrate the 150th birthday of the village. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, July 26, 2006 More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Psalm 40: The Lord is With Us,” Roger Johnson. Central Mennonite More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center July 13: Mikayla R. Whitson, Delta, boy. More...

Organizations

ACT Archbold Community Theatre tryouts for “Captain’s Outrageous,” Wednesday and Thursday, July 27-28, 7 pm, Giffey Hall, Ridgeville Corners. Cast calls for four men and two women. Mood Disorders More...

Archbold Sesquicentennial

1,2: Fireworks light up the sky, Saturday, July 16. 3: The color guard leads the Celebrating Our Heritage Parade, Saturday, July 16. More...

Sesquicentennial Celebration A ‘Huge Success’

From the Community Worship Service on Wednesday night, July 13, to the last performance of “Archbold: The Village That Could,” the Archbold Sesquicentennial Celebration– the 150th birthday of the village– was a stunning succes More...

CCNO Officials Look At Layoffs

Officials at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio are looking into laying off employees and repurposing portions of the building in wake of the city of Toledo failing to pay its jail bill. More...

 

News

Over 100 Visitors Tour Archbold Middle School

Aaron Rex, Archbold Area School District superintendent, said more than 100 persons toured the middle school during the Archbold Sesquicentennial Celebration. More...

ACT Play Was Excellent Gift To Archbold

Archbold has been blessed throughout history. It has been blessed with rich resources and fertile land, settled by hard-working and industrious people. More...

Fayette Schools Seek Bond Issue, Levy For Expansion, Athletic Facilities August 2

Voters in the Gorham-Fayette School District are asked to go to the polls, Tuesday, Aug. 2, to approve a bond issue and a new levy. More...

Public Record

Fentanyl Alert Issued

A press release from the Four County Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction, and Mental Health Services was issued Thursday, July 14, cautioning that pure fentanyl is being sold as heroin. More...

Man Critical After Motorcycle Crash

A Toledo man is in Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, following a motorcycle crash about 8:26 pm, Friday, July 15. The Toledo post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol said William Cannon, 45, was riding a motorcycle south on Co. Rd. More...

Misuse of Credit Card

Archbold police recently received reports of misuse of a credit card and stolen personal papers. More...

Sports

Archbold Wins State Acme Championship

Kirk Weldy, head coach of the Archbold Acme team, wanted his team to experience what it feels like to win a state title, like he did when the AHS baseball team won a state championship in 2005. Weldy got his wish Monday night, July 18, at Celina. More...

AHS Fall Sports Start Practices

Fall sports start Monday, Aug. 1, at Archbold High School. Athletes need a physical on file in the athletic office before being allowed to practice. Varsity Football Practices begin Monday, Aug. More...

Recipe Corner

Zucchini Cheese Casserole

3 medium zucchini squash 1/2 cup chopped onion 2 fresh tomatoes, sliced 2 tablespoons oil 1 pound low-fat cottage cheese 1 teaspoon basil 1/2 teaspoon oregano 1/3 cup Parmesan cheese Saute zucchini and chopped onio More...