November 12, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Lights Parade Planning Started; Festival Setup Is This Saturday

Nanette Buehrer, director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, said on Monday that entries for the annual Parade of Lights are streaming in. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Susan Gould Stotzer

On Nov. 14, 2008, Susan Gould Stotzer made her Journey Home. More...

Howard L. Pfost

Howard L. Pfost, age 95, of Wauseon, passed away Thursday evening, Nov. 13, 2008 at Heartland of Wauseon. More...

Richard A. Rychener

Richard A. Rychener, age 63, of Smyrna, Tenn., formerly of Archbold, passed away Nov. 9, 2008. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 3 8:50 am: Vandalism, Farmers & Merchants State Bank. 3:40 pm: School bag and contents found, 200 block Lafayette Street, placed in lost and found, claimed by owner. Nov. 4 7:17 am: Citation to David P. More...

Gunpowder At School, Discipline Hearing Set

David Deskins, Archbold Area School District superintendent, said he is considering disciplinary action against two male AHS students who brought an unknown substance, alleged to be gunpowder, to school. More...

Investigate Shotgun Theft

Archbold police are investigating the theft of a pump-action shotgun from an Archbold home, Monday, Nov. 11. More...

Sports

Liberty-Benton Claims Regional Hardware

Eagles Beat PH 28-0 To Advance To State

It took a while, but the Liberty Benton Eagles (13-0) finally defeated the Patrick Henry Patriots (12-1) to lay claim to the Division V Region 18 football trophy. More...

Liberty-Benton Lives Up To Billing, Drops Streaks 42-10 In Regional Semi

Archbold faced standout Aaron Craft and the undefeated Liberty-Benton Eagles, Saturday, Nov. 8, in the Division V regional football semifinal at Doyt Perry Stadium on the campus of Bowling Green State University. More...

AHS, PHS Players Receive District 7 Volleyball Honors

Stacy Wyse, Archbold High School junior, was named First Team District 7 in Division III for the 2008 volleyball season. Emily Snyder, AHS junior, was named Second Team District 7. In Div. More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Brown Rice Tabbouleh

3 cups cooked brown rice 3.4 cup chopped cucumber 3.4 cup chopped tomato 1.2 cup chopped fresh parsley 1.4 cup chopped fresh mint leaves 1.4 cup sliced green onions 1.4 cup olive oil 1.4 cup lemon juice 1. More...

Recipe Corner

Tex Mex Dinner Salad

1 (15-ounce) can pinto beans, drained and rinsed 1 (15-ounce) can black beans, rinsed and drained 1 1. More...

Recipe Corner

Date-Nut Pinwheels

2 cups sifted all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon grated nutmeg 2/3 cup soft butter or margarine 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extrac More...

Yoder Resigns From Archbold School Board

David Yoder, a member of the Archbold Area School Board, resigned effective Monday, Nov. 17. Yoder, who is completing his ninth year, told the Archbold Buckeye he is resigning to spend more time with his family. More...

2008 Citizen Of The Year Credits Many For Community Success

Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor and 2008 Citizen of the Year, recognized the contributions of many people during his acceptance speech. Speaking at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce banquet, Thursday, Nov. More...

 

News

Rupp Furniture Celebrates 100 Years

November 1908 ~ " Formal Opening of Archbold's New Furniture Store, Rowe & Rupp Co. Every person who visits our store will be given a ticket on a fine Mohair Davenport, which will be given away absolutely free. More...

Gilders New County Board Of Elections Deputy Director

Melanie J. Gilders, rural Delta, becomes the Fulton County Board of Elections deputy director, Monday, Nov. 17. She replaces Brett Kolb. Earlier this year, Kolb resigned to become the county Emergency Services director. More...

It's Christmas Already?

Jake Wyse, a member of the Archbold Street Department, took advantage of a beautiful day to hang Christmas decorations on the village light poles, Friday, Nov. 7.- photo by Mary Huber More...

Business

F&M Doesn't Need Government Money

Farmers & Merchants State Bank is well-capitalized and does not need government bailout funds. That's what the Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc., holding company for F&M, told the Archbold Buckeye, Friday, Nov. 7. More...

Workers' Compensation Changes Reviewed

There are changes going on in the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation, and the BWC is searching for ways to make the state workers' compensation system more competitive with other states. More...

United Way At $85,000-Plus

With a goal of $320,000, the United Way of Fulton County collection totaled $85,828 as of Monday afternoon. The deadline to contribute is Dec. 31. More...

Opinion

Tattered, Torn Flags Are Disrespectful

Veterans Day was Tuesday, Nov. 11. It honors the men and women who bravely fought for and died defending our country, freedoms, and way of life. Flying a U.S. flag shows respect to our country and the men and women who kept us free. More...

Archbold Not Ready To Turn Out The Lights

An old expression about a dying town is, "Will the last person out of town please turn out the lights?" With the recent closing of two retail businesses, Burger King and S&S Express, some citizens might think the phrase could apply to Archbold. More...

Obama Has Big Job

The American people have spoken, and Barack Obama will become the 44th president of the United States. Thus ends two years of endless jabbering and caterwauling about national promises. No more television commercials. No more direct mailers. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Combined service: JoAnne Rupp, prelude; Jennifer King, special music. Message, Stuart Rex. Wednesday: Connection Club, Jr. More...

Allie And Luke McQuade Are Fairlawn Kids That Care

Allie and Luke McQuade are the November and December Kids That Care at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold. Allie is a fifth grader at Archbold Middle School. More...

Organizations

Blood Draw Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood draw: Thursday, Nov. 13, 6 a.m.-12 noon, Fulton County Health Center, 752 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. SAHC Stryker Area Heritage Council Board of Trustees, Thursday, Nov. More...