March 5, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

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Christine J. Sullivan

Christine J. Sullivan, age 85 years, of Archbold, passed away early Wednesday morning, March 5, 2008,...-Posted 3.6, 9:09 a.m. More...

Blue Streak Boys Advance To Elite Eight!

Archbold Beats Bucyrus Wynford 47-42; To Meet O-G In Regional Final Sat. Night

The Archbold Blue Streaks used a 15-4 third quarter to spurt past Bucyrus Wynford 47-42 in the Div. III regional semifinal at BGSU, Wed., March 5. More...

Genter, Barnaby, Haselman Win In Fulton GOP Primary

Dean Genter and Paul Barnaby, incumbent Fulton County commissioners, won their Republican primary races. Scott Haselman won the GOP primary for county prosecuting attorney. More...

Stuckey Sees Change In Culture At NSCC

Not too many months ago, there were problems at Northwest State Community College. Betty Young, a dynamic, visionary leader, was the college president. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Martha E. Sullivan

Stryker: Martha E. Sullivan, 90, of rural Stryker, Ohio, died Wednesday morning, March 5, 2008 in Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice.-Posted Thur., 3.6, 11:35 am More...

Christine J. Sullivan

Christine J. Sullivan, age 85 years, of Archbold, passed away early Wednesday morning, March 5, 2008,...-Posted 3.6, 9:09 a.m. More...

William W. Hollingshead

William "Bill" W. Hollingshead, 81, of West Unity, died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008, in the Community Hospitals & Wellness Centers, Bryan. He was born June 25, 1926 in the family home in Napoleon, Ohio to Alta (Durham) and E.P. "Pat" Hollingshead. More...

Business

Village of Archbold Municipal Income Tax Receipts

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Planning Commission Approves Requests From Jim King, School Board

Archbold Planning Commission unanimously approved conditional requests from Jim King of Royal Images and Archbold High School, Monday, Feb. 25. King asked to use part of his studio at 911 East Lutz Road, Archbold, as a family home. More...

CORRECTION

Archbold Planning Commission did not approve a conditional use request from the Archbold Area School District, as stated in an article in this newspaper's March 5 edition. More...

Sports

Streaks Face Bucyrus Wynford In Div. III Regional Semifinal

The Archbold Blue Streaks (19-4) travel to Anderson Arena at Bowling Green State University, tonight, Wednesday, March 5, to take on the Royals of Bucyrus Wynford in a Division III regional semifinal at 8:15 p.m. More...

Archbold Streaks By Comets For District Championship

It all comes down to one game. The regular season has passed, and the season is down to one game for those who have had the fortune to win. More...

Krauss Coach Of Year

Goering Named Player Of Year In District 7

Gene Goering, an Archbold senior, has been named Player of the Year and Doug Krauss, Archbold, has been honored as Coach of the Year by the District 7 Coaches Association in boys basketball. More...

Opinion

FINALLY

Teacher Contract Settled

The Archbold Area School District contract with the Archbold Education Association is settled, finally, after almost a year of negotiations. Everyone is happy an agreement was reached; it was a long time coming. More...

Voters Okay 9-1-1 Levy

Voters in Fulton County recognize a good thing. The county enhanced 9-1-1 emergency dispatch system is one good thing. Voters approved a replacement seventenths (.7) of a mill property tax levy Tuesday to support the system. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, March 4, 1998 Council will increase water and wastewater rates with a 10% increase in May. After neighbors dropped opposition, council approved rezoning the lot owned by the F&M State Bank at 300 Ditto Street. More...

Streaks Fall In Regional Final

Titans Wins Regional Title

The Archbold boys basketball team lost to Ottawa-Glandorf 69-58 in the Div. III regional final at Bowling Green State University, Sunday, March 9. More...

Archbold Regional Postponed

Archbold Regional Final vs Ottawa-Glandorf postponed until Sunday
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Paid Obituary

Martha E. Sullivan

Stryker: Martha E. Sullivan, 90, of rural Stryker, Ohio, died Wednesday morning, March 5, 2008 in Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice.-Posted Thur., 3.6, 11:35 am More...

District Champions!

The Archbold Blue Streaks won the Division III district championship for the fourth time in six years at Napoleon High School, Saturday, March 1. More...

Selected Unofficial County Election Results

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Change In Tax Abatement Okayed By Village Council

Archbold Village Council approved changing a tax abatement agreement to reflect lower employment at Napoleon-Lynx. More...

 

News

Teams From Archbold, Pettisville Compete In Owens College Tractor Trouble Competition

The men who set up the tractors for the Owens Community College Tractor Troubleshooting competition are devious. Bryce Rufenacht, a Pettisville High School junior, said there was a case where a wire was simply disconnected. More...

Archbold Sets Kindergarten Registration For March 10-12

Kindergarten registration for the 2008-09 school year at Archbold Elementary School is March 10-12. Registration is from 9 am to 5 on Monday, March 10 and Tuesday, March 11. On Wednesday, March 12, registration is from 9 am to 3 pm. More...

Spend $5.5 Million On Wastewater Plant

The Archbold Wastewater Treatment Plant renovation ended up costing more than $5.5 million. Archbold Village Council approved the final change at the Monday night, March 3, meeting. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Feb. 25 3:16 pm: A car, driven by Mary E. Huerta, 64, Archbold, was traveling south on S. Defiance St., approaching the W. Lugbill Rd. intersection, and slowing. A second car, driven by Howard P. More...

Archbold EMS Log

Feb. 2 7:22 pm: Fairlawn Haven, rescue, transported to Fulton County Health Center. 8:17 pm: 22000 block Monroe, rescue, transported to FCHC. Feb. 3 1:03 pm: 200 block DeGroff St., medical, transported to Archbold Hospital. More...

Archbold Fire Log

Feb. 2 6:53 am: Vehicle and structure fire, 21360 Co. Rd. More...

People

Couple Announces Outdoor Wedding

Michele Hite, daughter of Floyd Hite Sr. and Connie Hite, Wauseon, and Marie Gerken, Archbold, and Kevin Rickman, son of Steve and Brenda Rickman, Saint Joe, Ind., announce their engagement. Kevin is employed at New Millennium, Butler, Ind. More...

Parents Announce Las Vegas Wedding

John and Deb Huffman, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Gloria, to Matthew Wagner. Gloria is a graduate of Archbold High School and is employed by the United States Postal Service and Fusion Health & Fitness. More...

Photo

From left: Sue and Dave Eicher and Mark and Jane Bruner, parents of FFA senior officers and Pettisville FFA Alumni members, served the crowd at the annual Greenhand and Chapter Ceremonies night, Monday, Feb. 11. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evan. Mennonite Sunday: Nancy Wyse, prelude, offertory. Message, "The Road To Calvary: Belonging and Empowering," Brad Bame. More...

2008 Fairlawn Auxiliary Officers

Officers of the Fairlawn Haven Auxiliary show items that will be auctioned during the 43rd annual Fairlawn Auxiliary Benefit, Friday, April 4, at Founder's Hall, Sauder Village. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center Feb. 24: Ashley Borck, Wauseon, boy. Feb. 28: Mandy and Kyle Knecht, Montpelier, boy; Natalie and Jeremy Shirkey, Wauseon, boy; Josette Pilarski, Archbold, girl. More...