June 4, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Diplomas Go To 116 Seniors At Archbold High

Diplomas were presented to 116 Archbold area students, and two foreign exchange students were recognized during the 2008 Archbold High School graduation, Sunday afternoon, June 1. The 2:30 p.m. More...

School's Out!

Corinna Riley's message tells it all. School is out for the summer! Youngsters in the Archbold Area School District started vacation with the last bell on Friday, May 30. Pettisville students were out earlier, on Wednesday, May 28. More...

AHS Top Ten Correction

In last week's edition of this newspaper, an incorrect photo was accidentally included in the photo array of Archbold High School academic top 10%. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Doris S. Winzeler

Doris S. Winzeler, 84, passed away after a brief illness on May 29, 2008, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold, where she had resided the last two years. She was born in Ridgeville Township, Henry County, Ohio, on Aug. More...

Anna M. Stuckey

Anna M. Stuckey, age 96 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday evening, May 31, 2008, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold, where she had resided the past five years. She was born Nov. More...

Irene M. Britsch

Irene M. Britsch, age 93 years, of Archbold, passed away early Saturday morning, May 31, 2008, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold, where she had resided the past 4 1/2 years. She was born Sept. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

May 25 8:14 am: Vehicle vandalism, East Gardens. 1:22 pm: Damage to vehicle, 200 block West St. May 26 4:03 pm: Juveniles running in front of traffic, playing "chicken" in roadway, 500 block S. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Countywide Home Loans, Inc, Plano, Texas, plaintiff vs. James Davis, Wauseon, defendant. Foreclosure. Fifth Third Mortgage Company, Cincinnati, plaintiff vs. Michael Costin, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. More...

Two Treated, Released After Auto Mishap

Aunalee Meister, 73, rural Napoleon, and Janet E. Hill, 69, rural Liberty Center, were treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center following a two-vehicle accident about 11:39 am, Wednesday, May 14. More...

Sports

Haley Nofziger Places Second At State In Long Jump

Haley Nofziger, a Pettisville High School junior, placed second in the long jump at the Div. III state track and field meet, Friday, June 6. More...

Seven Streaks Advance To State

Shannon, Boys 4x100 Relay Win Regional Crowns

Colin Shannon and the boys 4x100-meter relay team of Jacob Fidler, Nate Hammersmith, Breon Price, and Garrett Waidelich wear the crowns of regional champions after winning events at the Division III regional track and field championships, Wednesday More...

Jr. High Sports Digest

The Archbold middle school track team was well represented at the third annual junior high state track and field meet, Sunday, May 25. Beth Antar placed seventh in the shot put with a throw of 30 feet, 4 3/4 inches. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: praiselude, "Hosanna," and offertory, "Here With Me," Cameron Bible. Message, "Striving for Rest," Jesse Kahler. Wednesday: Men Alive, worship team practice. St. More...

Happy Grads

Gabe Garcia and Hali Good are all smiles after they received official Archbold High School diplomas, Sunday, June 1. A total of 116 members of the Class of 2008 graduated.- photo by David Pugh More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center May 23: Megan and Josh Lamming, Napoleon, girl; Ashley Garcia, Wauseon, girl. May 24: Ashley Phlegar, Delta, twin boys. May 25: Stacey Miller, Wauseon, girl. May 26: Hillary Cox, Fayette, boy. More...

Area Begins Cleanup After Friday Night Storms

Northwest Ohio was cleaning up after a storm downed trees and buildings, Friday evening, June 6. More...

Photos Of The Day

Photos of Friday's storm rolling in. Submitted by Jaycee Riley. More...

Nanette Buehrer Named Chamber Of Commerce Director

Nanette Buehrer, an Archbold native and Archbold High School graduate, is the new administratordirector of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce. Paul Siebenmorgen, chamber president, said the full board selected Buehrer during a May 14 meeting. More...

2% Base Pay Hike To Pettisville Teachers

The Pettisville Local School District board and the Pettisville Teacher Association reached agreement on a twoyear contract that gives teachers a 2% hike in base pay. More...

 

News

AHS, NSCC Join Forces To Offer Calculus Class

Archbold High School students who plan to study calculus, an advanced form of mathematics, can get high school and college credit without leaving AHS. Successful completion of the class will give a student five hours of college credit. More...

Looking To The Future

Sarah Schoenhals, Claire Graber and Erik Boyer, 2008 AHS grads, from left, were photographed outside the front entrance of Archbold High School, where friends and relatives met with the graduates immediately after the graduation ceremony. More...

Vacation Starts Now!

Summer vacation started for Archbold elementary students when they walked out of the school building May 30. It will be a summer of bicycle trips, baseball games, days of swimming at the pool, and other park activities for the youngsters. More...

People

Parents Announce Upcoming Wedding

Daniel and Jan Rychener, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle, to DJ Selgo, son of Richard and Cathy, Archbold. The bride-elect is a 2004 Archbold High School graduate. More...

Couple Planning June 21 Wedding

Jesse Lynne DeLeon, Archbold, and Jeffery Lynn Aeschliman, announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Andres DeLeon, Edon, and Lynette Nicholson, Canada. More...

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Paul Rohrs and Donna Moden were married May 31, 1958 at Tedrow United Methodist Church. More...

Opinion

Northwest State Community College Investment Necessary

No matter how it happened, on its own merits or through negotiation, the good news is Northwest State Community College will receive $1 million for a new Allied Health building. It's part of the state's biannual capital budget. More...

Swimming Pool Safety Critical

Temperatures are rising, school is out, and there are few better ways to cool off on a hot day than a dip in the village swimming pool. While the water can be inviting and relaxing, it can also be deadly dangerous. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, June 3, 1998 "We, the class of 1998, are dreamers," said Betsy Case, one of the 108 students who participated in the AHS commencement, Sunday, May 31. More...