February 14, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Big Snow Equals Big Fun

While adults may grumble about the snow, children see a big pile of snow as a chance for big fun. Top: Janna Burkholder, 8, Archbold, was outside Friday, Feb. 9, making an angel in the snow. More...

Pettisville Kindergarten Registration Is March 2

The Pettisville School District will register kindergarteners for the 2018-19 school year, Friday, March 2.  Assessments also will be held that day.   More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Emily Dutkowski

Emily C. “Em” Dutkowski, age 46, of Sylvania, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 at Ebeid Hospice Residence, Sylvania, with her loving family by her side. She was born on June 9, 1971 in Toledo. More...

Public Record

Two Sentenced Feb. 1

Two men were sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Thursday, Feb. 1: More...

Archbold Police Log

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Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Ally Financial, Inc, Roseville, Minn., plaintiff vs Susan Geahlen, Delta, defendant. Other civil.  Candy Boothby, Swanton vs Brandon Presnell, Morganton, N.C., obligor. More...

Sports

AHS Girls’ Win Over Tigers Sets Up NWOAL Showdown With Delta

And then there were two. The Archbold and Delta girls basketball teams head into the final week of the regular season with identical 19- 1 records, 6-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. More...

Boys Basketball Tournament Pairings

Tournament pairings were drawn Sunday for the Ohio boys basketball tournament.  In Division III sectional action at Anthony Wayne and Bowsher, Archbold (14-3) received the top seed while Cardinal Stritch (17-1) was seeded second.  More...

AHS Falls To Swanton, Wauseon

Archbold wrestlers found the going rough when they traveled to Swanton to battle the Bulldogs and Wauseon in Northwest Ohio Athletic League action, Thursday, Feb. 8. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

West Clinton Mennonite   Sunday: Curt & Judy Nofziger, greeters; Brenda Beck, prelude, offertory; P33:3, gathering songs; Sawyer Miller, worship leader; Arlan Beck, song leader; Amy Leichty, childrens moment. More...

An apology to our readers - Free Access

Due to a glitch, the wrong photos appeared on the Good Luck pages for Archbold and Pettisville basketball in the Feb. 14 edition. Corrected pages will run in the Feb. More...

Buckeye Wins Nine Awards

Two First Places, Six Seconds, One Third; Sweeps Sports Photo Category

The Archbold Buckeye placed first in sports coverage and best sports photo at the annual Osman C. Hooper Newspaper Show, Thursday, Feb. 8, in Columbus. More...

Township Committed To Working With The Village On Transportation Issue

The German Township Trustees are committed to working with the village of Archbold to solve transportation issues.  That was the consensus expressed at the Monday, Feb. More...

Archbold To Register Kindergartners Online

Dorothy Lambert, Archbold elementary principal, said the school will attempt to register all new kindergarten students for the 2018-19 school year through the Internet.  She gave the information to the Archbold School Board during its Monday, Fe More...

Radiothon Tops Goal

The 44th annual Fulton County Heart Radiothon, held Thursday, Feb. More...

 

News

Archbold Girl Honored As Top Youth Volunteer

Chaina Nafziger, an Archbold sixth grader, has been named one of the top youth volunteers in Ohio for 2018.  She is one of two students selected from Ohio for the title through The Spirit of Community Awards, which honor young people for outstan More...

Trustees Set Special Meeting To Talk About Insurance

The German Township Trustees will meet at 8 am, Friday, Feb. More...

Eagle Scout Project Tops For Year

The Eagle Scout project of Levi Baus, 15, rural Archbold, has received the Black Swamp Area Council Eagle Scout Service Project of the Year award.  Baus, a member of Archbold Boy Scout Troop 63, was elevated to Eagle Scout during a Court of Hono More...

People

Couple Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Edward and Wilma Garrow, Fayette, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.  Edward Garrow and Wilma Jappsen were married on Feb. More...

Honor Students

Peter Schoenhals, AHS ‘14 and son of Walter and Joy, was named to the dean’s honor list for the 2017 fall semester at Cedarville University.  Students must earn at least a 3.75 gpa to qualify. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Feb. 2: Toni & Matthew Smith, Swanton, boy.  Feb. 6: Gabrielle & Alexander Buck, Wauseon, girl.   More...

Opinion

St. Rt. 66, Co. Rd. 24, The Carrot And The Stick

There is an old story about a donkey, a carrot, and a stick.  To motivate the donkey to move, the animal is offered a reward in the form of the carrot. More...

Letter To The Editor

In reading the recent letter to the editor expressing the benefits of a Buckeye subscription, I was reminded of my own thankfulness for the paper as a historical resource.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2008   Two firefighters, one from Archbold and one from Stryker, were injured battling a barn fire after midnight, Sunday.  More...