December 3, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Road Salt Expensive; Supply Not Critical, Yet

Government entities in the area report they are in good shape when it comes to road salt. But the price of salt has gone up significantly. More...

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Obituaries

Irene M. Hahn

Irene M. Hahn, 87, of Archbold, passed away Friday evening, Nov. 28, 2008 at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. Irene was born in Napoleon on Dec. 10, 1920, the daughter of the late Guy and the late Grace (Partee) Fidler. On Nov. More...

Warren C. Kingsbury

Warren C. Kingsbury, age 92 years, of Archbold, passed away Friday morning, Nov. 28, 2008, at Heartland of Wauseon. More...

Jane Adaline Nelson

Jane Adaline Nelson, 82, of rural Napoleon, passed away unexpectedly in her home on Wednesday morning, Nov. 26, 2008. Prior to her retirement she had worked worked at Bil-Jax in Archbold and then Sauder Woodworking. Mrs. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 23 No reports. Nov 24 7:45 am: Sport-utility vehicle driven by George Stotzer, 58, Archbold, was traveling east on Stryker St. More...

Archbold EMS Log

Nov. 18 9:39 pm Colony Meadows, medical, transported to Archbold Hospital. Nov. 19 8:23 am: 500 Haven Dr., medical, transported to Archbold Hospital. Nov. 21 3:18 pm: 500 block Fairlawn Dr., medical, transported to FCHC. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Michael Berrendt, Swanton, plaintiff vs. Stacee Berrendt, Seguin, Texas, defendant. Divorce. Elsa Alencastro, Wauseon, plaintiff vs. Alexander Alencastro, Wauseon, defendant. Divorce. Brooke Arndt, Swanton, plaintiff vs. More...

Sports

Streaks Win Opener 61-55 Over Edgerton

Brian Ziegler opened his first season as head coach of the Blue Streaks with a victory when Archbold defeated Edgerton 61- 55, Saturday, Nov. 29, in a nonleague girls basketball contest at AHS. More...

Becher Welcomes Back Eight On The Mats

Brian Becher, Archbold head wrestling coach, welcomes back eight letterwinners when the 2008-09 season gets underway. More...

King Leads Birds Past Wauseon 59-55

Erica King scored 33 points to lead the Pettisville girls basketball team past Wauseon 59- 55 in their non-league season opener, Friday, Nov. 28. "It was a great win for us tonight," said Jason Waldvogel, PHS head coach. More...

Parade Lights Up Archbold

More than 50 entries thrilled the crowd watching the annual Archbold Parade of Lights, Friday, Nov. 28. From the top: Puff the Magic Dragon, sponsored by Butch Frey Equipment and Yoder & Frey, Inc., breathing fire; St. More...

Eight Citizens Volunteer For School Board Position

Who Applied

Two business owners, a firefi ghter-paramedic, and a 2008 Archbold High School graduate were among the persons who filed applications to serve on the Archbold Area School Board. More...

 

News

Holiday Gift Guide

Should Pets Be Given As Gifts?

Few gifts can light up a child's eyes around the holidays like the sight of a new family pet. When kids awake on Christmas morning, the sight of a new puppy or kitten under the tree is one they'll remember for the rest of their lives. More...

Holiday Gift Guide

Gift Smarter, Not Harder: Memorable Solutions To Gift-Giving Dilemmas

Here's a gift for you this holiday season: some great tips on finding gifts that express the joy of the season-while staying on budget and minimizing the stress of seasonal shopping. More...

Holiday Gift Guide

Personal Care A Growing Passion- And Gift Idea

The spa industry is a booming one. Over the last three years, visits to spas have increased by 16 percent. More...

People

Siller, Hogrefe Wed Sept. 27

Kristen Siller and Christopher Hogrefe exchanged wedding vows at 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008, at Oasis Christian Fellowship, Wauseon. Brian Hall and Oscar Ramos performed the ceremony. Organ music was presented by Art Bradford. More...

Members Of AU Women's Chorus

Brittni and Brandi Meyer, 2005 Archbold High School graduates, are members of the Ashland University Women's Chorus. The daughters of Michael and Joan Meyer, Archbold, both are biology majors. More...

Parents Announce March 28 Wedding

Doug and Valerie Kinsman, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer, to Thomas J. Riha, son of Thomas and Martha, Northville, Mich. The bride-elect is a 1998 Living Word Christian School graduate. More...

Opinion

Festival Of Lights, Parade Of Lights Take Time, Money

An evening of viewing the Archbold Parade of Lights, followed by a drive through Ruihley Park for the Festival of Lights, has become a tradition in Northwest Ohio. More...

Letter To The Editor

The current situation within the Archbold school system given in reports and editorials written in the Archbold Buckeye reminds me of a story that came out of World War I. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Dec. 2, 1998 Headline- Fairlawn Haven Announces Chapel Plans, Needs $300,000; All told, the chapel will enclose 9,400 square feet and cost $1.194 million. Fairlawn will contribute $675,000 and the auxiliary, $219,000. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Combined service: Vickie Gramling and Nancy Wyse, prelude; Advent Drama, "Waiting," Carleen Wyse; Brenda Oyer, Kathy Link, testimony sharing; offertory, "You're Worthy of My Praise. More...

CARD OF THANKS

From deep within our hearts we offer our gratitude to everyone who expressed their sympathy in person and through phone calls, cards, and food. We needed each expression of love and help throughout Hal's battle for life. More...

CARD OF THANKS

We would like to thank the community for the strong support you showed to our families in the sudden death of our granddaughter, niece and cousin, Clarissa Short. Thank you for all the cards and especially your prayers. God bless you. More...