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Design An Ad Teaches Many Subjects To Fifth, Sixth Graders

This edition of the Archbold Buckeye contains the 17th annual Design An Ad special section, which features advertisements for local business created by Archbold and Pettisville fifth and sixth graders. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Virginia Layman

Virginia M. Layman, 87, of Archbold, passed away Wednesday morning, May 7, 2008 at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. More...

Ronald Dean "Ron" Cline

Ronald Dean "Ron" Cline, 67, of Bryan and formerly of Archbold, passed away Saturday morning, May 3, 2008 at the Community Hospitals of Williams County in Bryan. More...

Death Notices

Lulu Ruth Stuckey, 86, Burr Oak, Mich., died May 4, 2008 at Thurston Woods Village, Sturgis, Mich. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

April 27 No reports. April 28 8:37 am: Stray puppy, 400 block Short-Buehrer Road, couldn't catch, returned later, caught dog, turned over to dog warden. 8:50 am: Jerod R. Yedica, 18, Archbold, was backing from a parking space at McDonald's. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Sonya Lee, Wauseon, plaintiff vs. Richard Lee, Liberty Center, defendant. Divorce. LVNV Funding, Westerville, plaintiff vs. Randy Hall, Sr., Delta, other civil. More...

Public Meetings

Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, May 12, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and 66, north of Archbold. School Board Pettisville School Board, Monday, May 12, 7 p.m., library, Pettisville School, 232 Summit St. More...

People

Parents Announce June 20 Wedding

Tom and Linda Eshelman, Logansport, Ind., announce the engagement of their daughter, Stacy, to Brian Meyer, son of Dennis and Bev, Archbold. More...

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

James Fedderke and Mary Ellen Helmke were married on May 10, 1958 at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Ridgeville Corners. Henry Ide, pastor, officiated the ceremony. More...

What's Going On?

Elmer and Carol Miller, Wauseon, celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary, Tuesday, April 29. Formerly of Fayette, Elmer is a classmate of the 1951 AHS graduating class. More...

Opinion

Design An Ad Benefits Youth

This week's issue of the Archbold Buckeye includes the annual Design An Ad special section. Fifth and sixth graders in Archbold and Pettisville schools creatively design advertisements for local businesses. More...

Bell Bollard Blasted By Big Rig

The score in the ongoing battle between semis and Archbold bell bollards was in favor of the bollards, until Monday. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, May 6, 1998 Council named Dennis Howell the new village administrator of Archbold. Howell has been supervisor of the village water treatment plant since 1995. More...

Council Refinances $5.35 Million Debt

Archbold Village Council approved refinancing $5.35 million of debt, and discussed using capital improvement funds to pay down Park Board debt Monday night, May 5. More...

Matthews, Master Of Glass, Practices His Art At Sauder Village

Mark Matthews is a master of glass, creating beautiful spheres of graphic design and fascinating color. You only have to spend a few minutes with him to see his extreme enthusiasm and passion for the art. More...

 

News

Quilt Show A Success

Above, Verna Grant, Hudson, Mich., left, watches as Pat Hilbert, a Sauder Village volunteer, demonstrates a sewing technique during the Sauder Village annual quilt show, held April 29 through May 4 at Founder's Hall. More...

FFA News

Pettisville FFA students participated in many career development events this spring, including general livestock, wildlife management, nature interpretation, agronomy, equine management, poultry, and floriculture. More...

Can You Spell T-H-O-U-S-A-N-D?

Ashtyn Mathews, Fayette, Rebekah Tilley, Pettisville, and Zachary Nowakowski, Swanton, guess how to spell "thousand" at the Fulton County Spelling Contest, Monday, May 5 at Archbold High School. More...

Business

Strong Sales Tax Not Sign Of Turnaround

Despite the fact Fulton County sales tax revenue for 2008 is running ahead of the same time in 2007, Vond Hall, Fulton County Administrator isn't ready to celebrate yet. Sales tax revenue was up just over 1% in March, and 19% in April. More...

Triangular Processing A Winner For All

Triangular Processing takes the old phrase, "a win-win" situation, and multiplies it by many times. More...

Village May Be New Site For Cell Tower

The Village of Archbold is one of four landowners in the running for a new 200-foot cell phone tower for the Alltel company. More...

Sports

Archbold Falls In Div. III Sectional Baseball Tournament

Montpelier 4, Archbold 1

Montpelier scored four runs in the sixth inning to break a scoreless game and held Archbold to one run in the seventh... More...

Archbold Beats Locos, Vikes; Falls To Panthers

Archbold played a trio of games last week, picking up wins over Evergreen and Montpelier but losing to Paulding in a non-league contest. The Streaks stand 12-7, 3-2 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. More...

NWOAL Track Meet Set For May 13,16

The 82nd annual Northwest Ohio Athletic League track and field championships are Tuesday, May 13 and Friday, May 16 at the Pete Dreher track facility in Montpelier. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evan. Mennonite Sunday: Nancy Wyse, prelude; childrens choir, Encourage One Another; Deb Neuenschwander, childrens challenge; Michelle Rupp, offertory, End of the Beginning. Message, "Who Are We? More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center April 25: Elizabeth and Martin Shannon, Wauseon, boy. April 26: Kyla and Eric Sloan, Delta, boy; Tiffany and Jim Busack, Archbold, boy. April 27: Nicole and Martin Montalvo, Bryan, girl. More...

Reyes Is May Kid Of The Month At Fairlawn

Ashley Reyes was chosen to be the May Kid of the Month at Fairlawn Haven Retirement Community, Archbold. She is the daughter of Lewis and Yanira Reyes, Archbold, and has a younger sister, Amanda. More...