February 3, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Archbold High School Geared Up For Falcon Night

The uniforms are in and other preparations are underway for Friday night, Feb. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Bobby Clifford “Bob” David

Bobby Clifford “Bob” David, age 77, of Archbold, passed away Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. More...

Vernon Henry Roth

Vernon Henry Roth passed away on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at Hospice of Defiance at the age of 89. Vernon was born on May 22, 1926, at the family home in rural Stryker to John N. and Eliza (Reichhardt) Roth. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Valeria B. Hornish, 102, Archbold, died Feb. 1, 2016. Survivors include two sons. Short Funeral Home Archbold. More...

Sports

Girls Tournament Pairings

Tournament pairings were drawn Sunday for the Ohio girls basketball tournament. In Division III action at Sylvania Northview, Sylvania Southview, Springfield, and Lake, Genoa (16-2) received the number one seed. Archbold (16-2) is seeded second. More...

Miller Cans 22 For AHS In NWOAL Win Over Delta

Archbold took one more step in its quest for a seventh straight Northwest Ohio Athletic League boys basketball title, Friday, Jan. 29, hosting Delta. The Streaks used a strong second half to win 71-56, remaining perfect in the NWOAL at 5-0. More...

Elmwood Takes Down Streaks In State Duals

Archbold took to the mats in the second round of the regional quarterfinals in the Division III state duals wrestling tournament at Delta High School, Wednesday, Jan. 27. More...

Religion

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center Jan. 26: Maddison Mack, Napoleon, girl. More...

Organizations

German Lutheran Heritage German Lutheran Heritage Association, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2 p.m., Lutheran Social Services, St. Rts. 66 and 34, south of Archbold. Speaker: Roger Helberg, butchering days of a time long passed. Single & Parenting More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “ABBA: Cop: Training in Righteousness,” Jesse Kahler with Nick & Sarra Hudson. Central Mennonite More...

Archbold Water Safe; Lead Far Under Limits

Drinking water in Archbold is well below the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency maximum contaminant level for lead. More...

Short Named Wastewater Superintendent

Mike Short, a 23-year employee of the Archbold wastewater treatment plant, has been chosen to head the operation. Archbold Village Council approved moving Short to the top spot at its Monday, Feb. 1 meeting. More...

 

News

All State Choir Participants

Eight Archbold High School students participated in the Ohio Music Education Association All-State Choir in Cincinnati, Saturday, Jan. More...

Pool Leak Fixed

Once again, Archbold Parks & Recreation officials think they have the leak at the Archbold swimming pool fixed. They have been fighting a leak at the pool for a few years. More...

AHS Students Earn Superior Rating At Band Competition

Six Archbold High School students earned Superior ratings at the Ohio Music Education Association solo and ensemble competition at Bryan Middle School, Saturday, Jan. 23. More...

Public Record

Man Charged With B&E

Archbold police arrested Jaime Rodas, also known as Jaime Rodas-Bravo, 36, Archbold, on a charge of breaking and entering after an incident that occurred about 9:01 pm, Wednesday, Jan. 27. More...

Vandalism To Warehouse

Archbold police are investigating the vandalism of a warehouse building owned by Hornish Brothers Trucking at 208 E. Lugbill Road. Police were called to the building on Monday, Jan. More...

Traffic Stop Results In Disorderly Conduct Charge

Lucas W. Wyse, 29, West Unity, is facing charges of failure to display a license plate validation sticker and disorderly conduct following a Thursday, Jan. 7 traffic stop. More...

Opinion

Pet Owners Need To Be Responsible

Some people think Archbold has a cat problem. But the problem lies with people. Cats made the news in Archbold in the Jan. 27 issue of this newspaper, when a woman complained about cats defecating on her property. More...

Old Photo Corner

The Ridgeville Falcon Freshmen basketball team in 1965/66 were, front row, from left: D. Meyer, Les Gerken, coach. Back row: J. Rupp, D. Lugbill, B. Fether, K. Schnitkey, J. Hogrefe, S. Nissen, K. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2006 Ken Cline, Archbold superintendent, fielded questions for nearly an hour Monday, Feb. 6, at a special joint meeting of the school board and Archbold Community Collaborative. More...