February 4, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Auto Suppliers Feeling Industry Pain

Two area firms that provide parts to the auto industry find themselves in the same difficulties as the companies they supply. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Evelyn M. Knapp

Evelyn M. Knapp, 86, of Stryker, passed away Friday, Feb. 6, 2009 at Community Hospitals of Williams County in Bryan. More...

Marvin A. Krause

Marvin A. Krause, age 89, of Caro, formerly of Blissfield, Mich., and Ridgeville Corners, passed into eternal life on Jan. 23, 2009. He was born in Richmond, Mich., on April 5, 1919 to Herman and Wilhemina Krause. Mr. More...

Eugene B. Buehrer

Eugene B. Buehrer, age 82, of rural Stryker, passed away in his home on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009. Prior to his retirement he had worked at S K Tool Corporation in Defiance and had also been a farmer. Eugene was born near Stryker on Sept. More...

Sports

Archbold Holds Off Patriots, Tops Defiance

Holding a 38-25 lead to start the final eight minutes, the Archbold boys basketball team (8-7, 4-2 NWOAL) held off a late rally by Patrick Henry (2-9, 2-2 NWOAL) to win 47-43, Friday, Jan. 30 in The Thunderdome. More...

Streaks Beat PH, Stay Perfect In NWOAL

Leading 11-6 after the first quarter, the Archbold girls basketball team used its defense to drive past Patrick Henry 45-36, Thursday, Jan. 29 in a Northwest Ohio Athletic League contest at PH. As of Monday, Feb. More...

Division III, IV Girls Tournament Pairings

Tournament pairings were drawn Sunday for the Ohio girls basketball sectional tournaments. In Division III action at Defi- ance, Tinora received the number one seed. Archbold is seeded second. Archbold (13-3) plays Delta (2-11), Tuesday, Feb. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: prelude, CD; Deb Neuenschwander, children's challenge; Nancy Roth, offertory. Message, "Christian Ministry," Stuart Rex. More...

Endures Wins Fourth Bible Quiz, Feb. 1

St. John's Christian Church hosted the fourth Sunday of Northwest Ohio Bible quizzing, Sunday, Feb. 1, serving up hundreds of cookies and hospitality. More...

Patterson Is Kid That Cares

MaKayla Patterson was the January "Kid That Cares" at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold. The daughter of Rusty and Kylie, she has a younger sister, Olivia, and a younger brother, Keagan, as well as the family dog, Quincy. More...

Archbold First Graders Are 100 Days Smarter

Archbold first graders showed they were 100 days smarter as they celebrated 100th Day, Thursday, Jan. 29. Upper left: Shelly Schramm, a mother who was helping out, takes a photo of a group showing off the 100th Day glasses they decorated. More...

Calls For Help Explode

Looking for another indication of how difficult things have become as the nation's economy has gone into a tailspin? Look at the number of calls for assistance received by First Call For Help/211. More...

 

News

Sauder Woodworking Sells Trucking Arm

Kevin Sauder, chief executive officer of Sauder Woodworking, said the company's trucking operation, Sauder Transit, has been sold. The decision was announced to company employees Thursday, Jan. 22, in an internal company memo. More...

County Unemployment Tops 10% In December

Fulton County unemployment during December was 10.3%, the highest in recent memory. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services said Fulton County was tied for the 17th highest unemployment rate in the state. More...

Still No Firm Date On Digital TV Switch

With the original deadline looming, there is still no firm date for television stations to stop broadcasting analog signals. Press reports on Monday, Feb. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Jan. 25 12:49 am: Domestic, East Gardens; officers could not determine a primary aggressor, no charges filed, case closed. 4:25 pm: Dog at large, 200 block S. Defiance St., owner picked up dog, advised of village leash law. More...

Sport Utility Vandalized

Someone using paint did about $250 damage to a sportutility vehicle owned by Mallorie Vollmer, rural West Unity, while it was parked at Fairlawn Haven, Saturday, Jan. 31. More...

License Sticker Stolen From Car

Santos Ortiz, East Gardens, told Archbold police a license validation sticker was stolen from his car. The sticker is valued at $50, he said. It occurred sometime between 4 pm, Friday, Jan. More...

Opinion

Have Confidence In Archbold

No one can escape the doom and gloom when it comes to the economy. The national press and electronic media fill their pages and airtime with pronouncements that the current economic times are the worst since the Great Depression. More...

Mennonite

Is Something Wrong?

What is achieved by eliminating Mennonite from Evangelical Mennonite Church? The name Mennonite is a result of a deep struggle for Biblical truth since the mid-1500s. Goodness and Mennonite are synonymous. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Feb. 3, 1999 Engineers and government officials will meet Thursday, Feb. 4, to discuss rerouting traffi c during the construction of the Clyde's Way-Co. Rd. 22 underpass. More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Roasted Salmon With Dijon-Tarragon Dipping Sauce

Four 4-ounce salmon fillets, skin removed, rinsed and patted dry 1 medium garlic clove, halved crosswise 1 tablespoon cooking oil Salt and pepper Dipping Sauce: 1. More...