May 28, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Wind Project, NSCC In Line For State Capital Bill Money

The wind power project, a joint venture between the Archbold and Pettisville school districts and Northwest State Community College, is in line for $250,000 in State of Ohio money. More...

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Obituaries

Larry L. Durham

Larry L. Durham, 45, of Ottawa, and formerly of Archbold, passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2008 in his home. Mr. Durham was a financial consultant for the Union Bank Company of Lima and Ottawa. He was born in Platte, S.D. on Oct. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

May 18 3:45 pm: Dispute, 200 block S. Defiance St. 10:57 pm: Disabled vehicle, 800 block Stryker St., dealership to pick up car in morning. May 19 11:11 pm: Domestic, 100 block S. Lincoln St. 8:17 pm: A minivan, driven by Tara L. More...

Archbold EMS Log

May 12 10:02 pm: Colony Meadows, ill, refused treatment. May 13 9:24 am: Fairlawn Haven, ill, transported to Archbold Hospital. May 14 10:57 pm: 100 block S. Lincoln St., medical, transported to Archbold Hospital. More...

Archbold Fire Log

May 13 2:55 pm: Gas leak, Lincoln St. at Union St. May 15 8:53 am: Vehicle fire, S. Defi- ance St. at Lugbill Rd., owner by Dave's Sand & Stone, rural Pettisville; damage: $2,000. More...

Sports

Streaks Fall To Elmwood 5-2 In Div. III Regional Softball Semifinal

Elmwood jumped out to a 3-0 first-inning lead and never gave it up as the Royals defeated Archbold 5-2 in a Division III regional softball semifinal at Ashland, Thursday, May 29. More...

AHS Captures District Track Titles

The Archbold track teams ran away from the competition, Thursday, May 22 and Saturday, May 24 to win Division III district championships at Ayersville. More...

Streak Softball Wins District

Archbold won a district softball championship for the 23rd time in school history, Thursday, May 22. The Streaks defeated Fairview 12-1 in the Division III district final at Lima Bath High School. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evan. Mennonite Sunday: Andy Wilhelm, prelude and offertory; prayer and song of sending, "Go Light Your World," church choir; Message: "Who Are We? As a Community of Christ Followers," Brad Bame. More...

Two Confirmed At St. Martin's

St. Martin's Lutheran Church, Archbold, confirmed two, Sunday, May 4. From left: Mitchell Campbell; Paul Reichert, pastor; and Jonathan Manahan.- courtesy photo More...

Everybody Loves A Parade

Alec Rychener drives his friend Wyatt Gisel in a decorated child-size utility vehicle in the Pettisville Memorial Day parade. The boys are both 3 years old and their fathers are both Pettisville alumni. - photo by D. J. More...

Colin Shannon, Haley Nofziger, Archbold Boys 4x100 Win Regional Championships

PHS 4x800 Boys Team, AHS 4x200 Boys Team, Lantz, Volkman Also Advance To State

Archbold had two champions and Pettisville, one, at the Division III regional track and field meet in Tiffin, Wednesday, May 28 and Friday, May 30. More...

Memorial Day, 2008

Children and grownups participated in area Memorial Day services, Monday, May 26. Top: at Ridgeville Corners, youngsters participated in a flag drill. More...

Springer Estate Donates $30,000 For Pettisville Scholarship Fund

The late David E. Springer, former superintendent of the Pettisville Local School District, has donated money to create a scholarship program. Springer, who died Nov. More...

 

News

Insurance Tips To Protect Your Home And Property

What does your credit rating have to do with purchasing insurance? Credit scores are based on an analysis of an individual's credit history. More...

County Unemployment Down To 7.5 Percent

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services announced last week that the estimated unemployment rate of Fulton County in April was 7.5%, down seven-tenths (.7) of a percentage point from March. More...

Almost Half Of 2008 PHS Grads Have GPAs Of 3.3 Or Higher

Of the 49 Pettisville High School seniors who received diplomas Sunday, May 25, about 45%, or 22 students, were recognized for having grade point averages of 3.3 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Fifteen received the Ohio Honors Diploma. More...

People

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Lew Eagy and Darla Lambert, Archbold, were married on June 1, 1958 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Lima, by John Berger, the officiating pastor. They have three sons: Mark, McClure; Rob, Ridgeville Corners; and Chris (Christal), Hesperia, Calif. More...

Parents Announce June 14 Wedding

Rodney and Brenda Short, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Nicole, to Michael Gary Zimmerman, son of Mike and Marie, Archbold. More...

Custers Announce Summer Wedding

Samuel and Toni Custer, Versailles, announce the engagement of their daughter, Christina, to Trent Hoverman, son of Philip and Carla, Archbold. The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Versailles High School. More...

Opinion

Fun Near Home On Tank Of Gas

Millions of Americans are angry because of through-the-roof gas prices. There are many vacation opportunities near home. Americans can find numerous economical, fun, and relaxing places to visit within one tank of gas. More...

School Finances In Good Hands

The recent report that the Archbold Area School District is projected to need a property tax levy in 2011 is disturbing to some. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, May 27, 1998 Eleven members of the graduating class are honored for academic achievement: Tad Aschliman, Melissa Beck, Nichole Dominique, Joseph Emch, Traci Erbskorn, Adriane Huffman, Bridget Moon, Rebekah Rychener, Tri More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

White Chocolate Glazed Lemon Biscotti 2 cups unbleached flour with ultragrain 1 teaspoon baking powder 1.2 teaspoon salt 1. More...