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Assembly Of God's New Church Almost Ready

There are still are last-minute adjustments, but Templo Cristiano-Assembly of God is all set for three days of special celebration in its new home. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Hugo Miller

Hugo Miller, of Coldwater Lake, Mich., and formerly of Archbold, passed away Monday, June 1, 2009, at the Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home at Fort Wayne, Ind. More...

William O. Thieroff

William O. Thieroff, 76, of Ridgeville Corners, died at 6:31 a.m. on Wednesday, June 3, 2009 at the Toledo Hospital. He was born in Defiance on Aug. 11, 1932 to Orville and Matilda (Meyer) Thieroff. Bill was baptized on Sept. 11, 1932, at St. More...

Joyce V. Warner

Joyce V. Warner, 83, of Archbold, passed away late Wednesday, June 3, 2009, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. Prior to her retirement she had been the gift shop manager at Sauder Farm and Craft Village. Mrs. More...

People

Couple Celebrates 65th Anniversary

Herman E. Kauffman and Kathryn A. Lederman were married June 11, 1944, at Leo Mennonite Church, Leo, Ind. Sam Miller was the officiating pastor. More...

Top Graduate At Indiana College

Levi Rupp, Archbold, received the Heminway Medal for having the highest academic achievement among this year's graduates at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, Ind., at its commencement ceremony, Sat., May 30. More...

Miami Grad Receives Fulbright Study Grant

Mike McDonel, 2009 Miami University graduate from Archbold, has been awarded a Fulbright study grant for 2009- 2010. More...

Opinion

Our Editorials

On occasion, readers want to know by whom, and how, our editorials come to light. For the record, editorials in the Archbold Buckeye are the opinion of the newspaper. More...

EMS Billing Recovers Easy $800,000

The Fulton County Emergency Medical Service billing system, which seemed broken beyond repair just a year ago, has been fixed. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, June 9, 1999 The Archbold turnpike exit received extra business Wednesday night, June 2, when a crash of four semis closed the highway. Dedication of the new covered bridge at Lockport is Saturday, June 19. More...

State Track Meet Top Four Finishers

Top: The AHS boys 4x200 team finished fourth and set a school-record time at the Division III State Track and Field Meet, June 5-6 in Columbus. More...

Fricke In Miss Ohio Competition

Archbold's own Whitney Fricke could become Miss America. Next week the 2006 AHS grad will be in competition for Miss Ohio in Mansfield. "I'll be doing different things at Mansfield. More...

Business Good At Local Garage Sales

Persons manning the card tables at some of the many garage sales in Archbold, Friday, June 5, reported business was good. More...

 

News

NSCC Summer Enrollment Up By Almost 40%

Enrollment at Northwest State Community College is up 38.8% and is expected to climb, Tom Stuckey, president of NSCC, said Monday. News of the enrollment increase was presented to the board of trustees during the Friday, June 5, meeting. More...

NSCC President's Contract Extended

The Northwest State Community College Board of Trustees voted to extend the contract of Tom Stuckey, NSCC president, at its Friday, June 5, meeting. Stuckey was working under a three-year contract that was set to expire in 2011. More...

Pettisville School Board's June 8 Meeting Cancelled

The Pettisville Local School District Board meeting, set for Monday, June, 8 was cancelled. Stated reason for the cancellation is "the lack of a substantial agenda." The board will hold a special meeting later this month to conduct business. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

May 31 12:49 pm: Semi backed over stop sign, east receiving drive, ConAgra; driver, Joseph Randall, 30, Cleveland Heights, returned and reported he struck the sign. June 1 2:47 pm: Subject riding bicycle on downtown sidewalk, 100 block W. More...

Safecrackers Fail

Thieves failed to break into a safe at Lauber Manufacturing sometime between 9:30 pm, Tuesday, June 2, and 6:50 am, Wednesday, June 3. More...

Three Vandalism Reports

Three separate reports of vandalism were filed with Archbold police on Friday June 5, and Sunday, June 7. Cynthia Drewes, 607 S. More...

Sports

AHS Girls 4x200 Second At State Meet

Hammersmith Makes Blue Streak History

The Archbold girls 4x200-meter relay team of Haley Nemcik, Melinda Sauder, Katherine Moody, and Autumn Lantz finished second in the Division III State Track and Field Meet, Friday and Saturday, June 5-6, in Columbus. More...

Nofziger Places Third In Long Jump At State

Haley Nofziger, a Pettisville senior, placed third in the long jump at the Division III State Track and Field Meet, Friday and Saturday, June 5-6, in Columbus. More...

PH Wins Second Straight State D-IV Baseball Title

Patrick Henry, which defeated Pettisville in the district final, won the Division IV state baseball championship, Saturday, June 6, for the second straight year. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: CD prelude; Prayer of Sending for Honduras youth work team; offertory, L-E-T-S G-O by VBS choir; Deb Neuenschwander, children's challenge. Message, "Bread of Life," Jesse Kahler. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center May 29: Julie Ekstrand, Napoleon, girl; Michelle and Ryan Lilly, Delta, boy. May 30: Erin Merillat, Wauseon, boy. May 31: Amber Shadbolt, Wauseon, girl; Jodelynn and Parker, Meyers, Wauseon, girl. More...

Senior Citizens Menu

Senior Citizens Menu Week of June 15-19 MONDAY - chicken alfredo pasta, steamed broccoli, garlic bread, baked apples. TUESDAY - baked steak with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, tapioca pudding. More...