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Obituaries

Robert B. Parnell, Jr.

Robert B. Parnell, Jr., age 60, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday evening, June 30, 2009, at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Bob's career started in Patrol and Investigation in Detroit, Mich. More...

L. Cornell Lederman

L. Cornell Lederman, age 80, of Leo, Ind., passed away Thursday, June 25, 2009, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind., of injuries received from a car accident, June 6. More...

Lowneta M. Shady

Lowneta M. Shady, 87, died July 5, 2009 at The Markle Health & Rehabilitation Center in Markle, Ind. She was born July 4, 1922 in Archbold, to Mary and Emil Short, who preceded her in death. On Sept. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

June 28 12:34 am: Loud music, Fox Chase, music turned down prior to arrival. 4:08 pm: Dog loose, 300 block S. Defiance St., advised owner of ordinance. 6:46 pm: Vandalism to vehicle, 317 E. Holland St. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Leslie Hall, Wauseon, plaintiff vs. Dawn Hall, Holland, defendant. Divorce. Jeffrey Lee, Wauseon, plaintiff vs. Lissa Lee, Wauseon, defendant. Divorce. Dawn Stough, Fayette and James Stough, Fayette, petitioners. Dissolution. More...

Archbold Fire Log

June 22 10:36 am: Hazardous spill, 19360 St. Rt. 2, Wauseon; owner: David Princke; damage: $5,000 to building, $5,000 to contents, $25,000 cleanup. June 24 8:03 am: Fire alarm, Bil-Jax, malfunction. More...

Sports

Acme Baseball Wins Sectional Title

The Archbold Acme baseball team downed Evergreen 12-2, Friday, July 3 to win the Fulton County sectional tournament. It was the Blue Streaks' ninth straight win and upped their record to 16-6. More...

Rose, Clingaman Shoot Holes In One

Lowell Rose, Archbold, aced the par-3, 130-yard 16th hole at the golf course in Stryker on June 30. His club of choice was a 7-wood. It was his first hole in one. Jim Clingaman, Stryker, aced the par-3, 130-yard 16th hole on July 1. More...

Junior Acme Wins Sectional Tourney

The Archbold Junior Acme baseball team recently won the Fulton-Henry County tourney by compiling a 3-0 mark and advanced to the district tournament at Patrick Henry. The Streaks opened sectional play with a 6-1 win over Liberty Center. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: CD prelude; offertory, " If My People," men's ensemble; Deb Neuenschwander, children's challenge. Message, "The Light of the World," Stuart Rex. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center June 27: Brittany and Jacob Thatcher, Archbold, boy. July 1: Fidelina Lujano, Fayette, girl; Coral Gibson, Delta, boy. More...

Organizations

NwOESC Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center Local Professional Development Committee special meeting, Monday, July 13, 8:30 a.m., NwOESC Williams County office, Montpelier. More...

Sauder Woodworking Fined Over $329,000 For Alleged Pollution

The United States Environmental Protection Agency said Monday it was leveling a fine of $329,334 against Sauder Woodworking, for alleged violations of the federal Clean Air Act. More...

Archbold Chamber Of Commerce Evolving, Says Nanette Buehrer

After more than 20 years away from Archbold, Nanette Buehrer returned and started a new job- director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce. More...

 

News

Earns Degree

Joshua Bernath, AHS '05 and son of Dan and Diane, Archbold, graduated summa cum laude from the Ohio State University, Columbus, with a bachelor's degree in business administration, specializing in finance. More...

Eagle Scout Helps Friendship House

Nick Cassidy Serves Village

Nick Cassidy, Archbold, went into his Eagle Scout project believing it needed to be done. When it was over, Cassidy, a sophomore at Archbold High School, said he believes Friendship House "is an important organization in our community. More...

Hoop Game

William Nofziger, and his twin sister, Kate, 7, rural Archbold, roll hoops down Depot St. during the first Farmers Market, Thursday, July 2. Sauder Village officials brought the hoops, plus other toys, to the market. More...

People

Honeymoon In Gatlinburg

Katie Boger and Brian Wylie exchanged wedding vows at 3:30 p.m., Saturday, May 23, 2009 at Crossroads Evangelical Church, Wauseon. Matt Boyers was the officiating pastor. More...

Couple Marries In Portland, Ore.

Elyssia Carlblom and Jay Lawrence were married on May 15, 2009, at The Old Laurelhurst Church, Portland, Ore. The bride is a graduate of St. Peter High School, St. Peter, Minn., and the daughter of Torrey and Julie Carlblom, St. Peter, Minn. More...

Yoder, Slye Plan July 25 Wedding

Doug and Jennifer Yoder, Pettisville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Lynn, to Timothy Wesley Slye, son of Dan Slye and Vicki Slye, Springfield. More...

Opinion

Library Gets In Front Of Funding Crisis

The latest economic crisis has impacted so many sectors of society. Public sector, private sector, the auto industry, education- it knows no bounds. Now, public libraries are coming under the pall of economic darkness. More...

Good News About Archbold

Enjoy a break for a few minutes from the daily grind of bad news; news of recession, war, terror, scandal, and untimely celebrity deaths. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, July 7, 1999 Mari Yoder, assistant administrator of the Chamber of Commerce, said, "This year many groups have come together to breathe new life into what has been a great tradition in Archbold, the 1999 Carp Fest. More...