November 14, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Special Olympics, ConAgra Join This Year's Parade Of Lights

Fulton County Special Olympics and ConAgra join Archbold's annual Parade of Lights as the event marks its ninth year, Friday, Nov. 23. The parade starts at 6:30 pm. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Death Notices

Ilva M. Frey Sauder Ilva M. Frey Sauder, age 85 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 12, 2007 at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold, where she had resided since Oct. 1. She was born Dec. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 4 1:18 pm: Vehicle vandalism, 305 Union St. Nov. 5 1:16 pm: Vehicle vandalism, 300 block West St. Nov. 6 8 am: Burglary, 312 North St. 8 pm: Dog loose, 500 block South St., owner captured dog. Nov. More...

Archbold EMS Log

Oct. 26 4:34 am: Assist Fayette Rescue with search, Co. Rd. 23 between Co. Rds. M and N, transported one subject to Fulton County Health Center. More...

Archbold Fire Log

Oct. 26 9:56 pm: Smoke investigation, St. Rt. 2 at Co. Rd. 20, property owner: Mike Sauder (Black Swamp Cabinetry) 4980 Co. Rd. 20, smoke from wood burner coming into building. Oct. More...

Sports

Three Letterwinners Return For Pettisville

The Pettisville boys basketball team, under Greg Nofziger, head coach, returns three letterwinners from last year's squad that finished 17-5 and a perfect 10-0 in the Buckeye Border Conference last season. More...

Six Letterwinners Return For PHS Girls Basketball

The Pettisville girls basketball team kicks off the 2007- 08 season, Friday, Nov. 16 at Wauseon with six returning letterwinners for Jason Waldvogel, head coach. Waldvogel has spent 11 years at the varsity level, compiling a 115-121 record. More...

District 7 Volleyball All-Stars

Several Archbold and Pettisville volleyball players have been named to the District 7 All-Star Teams. In Div. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evan. Mennonite Sunday: Nancy Wyse, prelude, Jesu, Joy of Mans Desiring; choral offertory, When Love is Found. Message, "Building the House of Oneness," Larry Ballard, guest speaker. More...

Prayer Vigil

More than 300 people attended a prayer vigil Sunday, Nov. 11 at the home of Todd and Sabrina Grisier, Archbold. It was for their daughter, Chelsey, and Sabrina's mother, Shirley Raker, who are both dealing with cancer. More...

Medicare Part D Checkup Nov. 19

Medicare Part D check-up day is Monday, Nov. 19 for Fulton County. The free program is at the Fulton County Senior Center, 240 Clinton St., Wauseon. At 10 a.m. there is a questionand answer period related to Part D. More...

Set Up Festival Of Lights

Volunteers worked Saturday morning, Nov. 10, to prepare for this year's annual Festival of Lights in Ruihley Park. Top left: Jodi Herman and Cal Britsch, check bulbs on one of the swans, part of the ice fountain display. More...

Archbold Fire Department Given Okay To Shop For Aerial Truck

The German Township Trustees gave the Archbold Fire Department permission to begin searching for a new aerial ladder truck at the Trustees' Monday night, Nov. 12 meeting. More...

Latta Wins GOP Primary; Faces Weirauch Dec. 11

Robert Latta, state representative (R-Bowling Green), won the Republican Party nomination for the Fifth Congressional District in a special primary election held in conjunction with the Tuesday, Nov. 6 general election. More...

 

News

Big Changes In Education, NSCC President Reports

Tom Stuckey, president of Northwest State Community College, said efficiency, collaboration and workforce training are the key directives coming from Columbus. More...

Council Starts Design Of New Storage Building

Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, described the need for a new storage building at the Archbold Municipal annex building as a "chain-reaction issue." Speaking to Archbold Village Council Monday, Nov. More...

"Incredibly Slow Start" For United Way, Says Saaf

United Way of Fulton County for 2007 is off to an "incredibly slow start", Gina Saaf, UW director said at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon, Monday noon, Nov. 12. More...

People

Parents Announce Upcoming Wedding

John and Deb Huffman, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter Crystal Rose Huffman, Bloomington, Ind., to Thomas Street, the son of Lisa Street, Warren. More...

Couple Announces April 26 Wedding

Natasha Beaverson and Jeremy Roberson, Holt, Mich., announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Laurie and the late Michael Beaverson, rural Fayette, and is a graduate of Fayette High School. More...

Winzelers Celebrate 40th Anniversary

Jerry Winzeler and Cindy Aeschliman were married Nov. 11, 1967, in St. Martin's Lutheran Church, Archbold, with Edward Keim, officiating pastor. More...

Opinion

Dirty Campaign

Stains Election Turnout

It was a sad day in Fulton County history last Tuesday. Only 36 percent of registered voters cast ballots in the Nov. 6 election. It is not admirable of a great county. It is a poor reflection of the people and a stain on our reputation. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Nov. 12, 1997 Sauder Village closed its 1997 season with just under 100,000 visitors, said Cecily Rohrs, director of marketing and public relations. Ridgeville Corners has a new jewelry business. More...

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