April 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Sweetheart Dance

Pettisville Elementary School held its annual Sweetheart Dance, Friday, April 22. Girls invite their fathers to the dance. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Miriam (Eash) Yoder

Miriam (Eash) Yoder passed away Monday, April 25, 2016, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold, where she had resided since Nov. 12, 2007. More...

John G. Clair, Jr.

John G. Clair, Jr., age 83, of Archbold, died on Monday, April 25, 2016, in the Heartland Care Center, Wauseon. John was born in Stryker on Aug. 13, 1932, to the late John Clair, Sr. and Thora Willets. More...

People

Parents Announce June 4 Wedding

Dan and Deb Nofziger, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter Nicole, Jonesville, Mich., to Joe Danielak, Jonesville Mich., son of Ralph Danielak, Kiln, Miss., and Dana Baker, Jackson, Mich. More...

Archbold Schools Honored As Best Community For Music Education

For the fourth consecutive year, the Archbold School District was designated as a Best Community for Music Education. More...

4-H News

The Countryside Clovers 4-H club met on Tuesday, April 19, at St. John’s Lutheran Church. The club raised $121.31 in the dime auction; to whoever put in the penny, well played. The proceeds go to the Ronald McDonald House in Toledo. More...

Opinion

Snow Removal Law Long Overdue

The Archbold village council decision to enact a snow removal ordinance is long overdue– years and years overdue. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, May 3, 2006 The Archbold Area School Board $2.4-million, 9.87-mill tax levy went down to defeat by a narrow margin in the Tuesday election. More...

Religion

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center April 15: Jessica Rivera, McClure, boy. April 20: Gretchen & Jeremy King, Archbold, boy. More...

Organizations

Parkinson Support Parkinson’s and other neurological diseases support group, Tuesday, May 3, 1 pm, St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, 203 S. Defiance St., Archbold. More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “PURE DESIRE: Break Through/Break Free-Hope and Healing,” James Craft, visiting pastor. More...

Police Find Man With Gunshot Wound On Downtown Sidewalk

Jerry Stevens, 58, 100 Depot Street, was in fair condition, Tuesday afternoon, April 26, at the Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, after he suffered what police are calling an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Monday night. More...

Commissioners Respond To Petition To Stop St. Rt. 66 Realignment

Vond Hall, Fulton County administrator, said Tuesday, April 26, the county commissioners are seeking information from Archbold businesses about a potential loss of business as the result of a highway realignment. More...

Sauder Village, Quilt Show Celebrate 40 Years

Sauder Village and its annual quilt show are celebrating 40 years this season. Sauder Village opened to the public on June 14, 1976. The same year, the village presented its first quilt show. More...

 

News

FFA News

Pettisville FFA held its 66th annual banquet, Thursday, April 7, including individual awards. Eighteen members received Greenhand degrees, the first degree a member can receive. More...

Fun At Sweetheart Dance

Excitement was in the air during the Pettisville Elementary Sweetheart Dance, Friday, April 22. During the dance, girls joined hands and raced around the dance floor. More...

Construction Starts June 1 At Elementary, High Schools

Aaron Rex, superintendent, told the Archbold School Board that construction starts on remodeling the front entrances of the elementary and high schools, Wednesday, June 1. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

April 15 10:53 am: Assist fire-rescue, Archbold High School. 11:41 am: Assist fire-rescue, smoke investigation, 800 W. Barre Rd. 5:36 pm: Report of sex offense, Colony Meadows, unfounded. 9:11 pm: Threats or harassment, 300 block Ditto St. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Dolores Reynolds, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Timothy Reynolds, Defiance, defendant. Divorce. Kory Chesnut, Wauseon and Allie Chesnut, Maumee, petitioners. Dissolution. More...

Archbold EMS Log

April 8 8:55 pm: 2300 block Co. Rd. H, medical, transported to FCHC. April 9 3:30 am: Ohio Turnpike, 29-mile marker, accident, transported to FCHC. 10:05 am 500 block Cardinal Dr., fall, transported to FCHC. 11:30 pm: 8000 block Co. Rd. More...

Sports

Archbold Baseball Wins Five, Loses Two In Busy Week

Archbold got in a full week of baseball last week, winning five games and dropping two to non-league opponents. More...

AHS Girls Second At Dillers, Boys Sixth

Pettisville Girls Team Finishes Seventh

Liberty Center stopped the Archbold boys track team’s string of Diller Invitational titles at two, as the Tigers won the boys title and Columbus Grove took the girls championship, Saturday, April 23, at Ayersville. More...

AHS Girls Second In NWOAL Track Meet With Wauseon, LC

The Archbold girls track team finished second and the boys were third in a Northwest Ohio Athletic League meet with Wauseon and Liberty Center, Tuesday, April 19. Girls Wauseon 70, Archbold 67, Liberty Center 23 More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Slow Cooker French Onion Country Apple Soup With Cinnamon Cheese Toast More...