November 4, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Kids Show Off Halloween Costumes

Archbold and area youngsters were in a wide variety of costumes for Halloween 2009. Top: youngsters from Jeff Benecke’s fourth grade class stop for pictures during the annual Archbold Elementary School Halloween Costume Parade, Friday, Oct. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

Goldie Elizabeth Schaffner, 77, Monclova and formerly of Fayette, died Oct. 31, 2009.   More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 25   1:30 am: Juveniles breaking pumpkins, Union St. at West St., moved pieces off the road, unable to locate juveniles.   Oct. More...

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the list of speeding offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.)   Traffic   Larry A. Haupricht, rural Delta, license plate violation, S. More...

Girls Charged In Connection With Marijuana Found At High School

Two Archbold girls, ages 14 and 15, have been charged with juvenile delinquency by way of possession of marijuana in connection with a Sept. 17 incident at the Archbold High School. More...

Sports

Archbold Vs. Otsego Huron Vs. Elgin

Div. III Volleyball Regional

The Division III regional volleyball tournament at Liberty-Benton High School features quality programs with a combined record of 91-9.   All have top-ranked opponents on their schedules. More...

Archbold Wins District Title

26-0 Blue Streaks Advance To Sweet Sixteen

How sweet it is!   Archbold kept its perfect record intact and advanced to the Division III regional volleyball tournament, Saturday, Oct. 31. More...

Archbold Beats Fort Recovery In District Semi

Archbold defeated Fort Recovery 25-23, 25-22, 18-25, 25-19, Wednesday, Oct. 28 in a Division III district semifi- nal at Napoleon.   The victory set up the district final between the Streaks and Parkway. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   More...

Grieser Resident Of Month At Fairlawn

Kathryn Wyse Grieser is the November Resident of the Month at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold.   She was born Nov. 20, 1920, in Archbold to Clarence and Ella (Roth) Wyse in their tiny house on Middle Street. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Oct. 23: Jolie and Eric Heberling, Fayette, girl; Jennifer and Michael Lauhrn, Wauseon, girl.   Oct. 24: Sydney Oehler, Stryker, girl.   Oct. 25: Jamie Robertson, Bryan, boy.   Oct. More...

ARCHBOLD FALLS TO HURON IN REGIONAL FINAL - Free Access

The Archbold volleyball team lost to Huron in the Div. III regional final, Saturday, Nov. More...

STREAKS IN REGIONAL FINAL - Free Access

 Div. III Regional Semifinal: Archbold def. Otsego 25-17, 18-25, 26-24, 25-16, Wednesday, Nov. 4. Streaks play Wednesday's winner between Huron and Elgin for the regional championship and a berth in the Final Four, Saturday, Nov. More...

Water, Sewer Rates Going Up?

Archbold Village Council is looking at increasing the rates charged for water and sanitary sewer service by 2% and 3%, respectively.   Council discussed, but took no action, on the issue at the Monday night, Nov. 2 meeting.   More...

State-Bound

Tanner Hostetler, a Pettisville High School sophomore, qualified for this weekend's Div. III state cross country meet for the second straight year. More...

 

News

"Look Who’s Laughing" Fun For All, Actors Say

Looking for a good stage comedy?   The student cast of Archbold High School’s production of “Look Who’s Laughing” could be the answer.   “You will laugh,” a cast member said. More...

Pettisville School Board Considers Policy Update

The Pettisville school board heard presentations from two policy development companies at its regular board meeting, Monday Nov. 2.   The board is considering hiring a firm to help the district review and update its policy manual. More...

Pettisville School Income Tax Down, But Figures Deceiving

The Pettisville school district income tax was down almost 14% from last year, but the figure is deceiving.   Chris Lee, district treasurer, said 2008 was the school district’s best-ever year in income tax revenue. More...

People

Bacon Named DC Homecoming Attendant

Treasure Bacon, AHS ‘07, daughter of Luann Bacon and Mark Bacon, was among students in this year’s Defiance College Homecoming court. A criminal justice major, she was chosen junior attendant. More...

Butchering Day

  Traditionally, Butchering Day is the one of the last events of the Sauder Village season. A hog is butchered, showing guests how meat goes from on the hoof to on the table. Volunteers were at the Village, Saturday, Oct. More...

What's Going On

Jane Murbach Juska, AHS 51, now of Berkley, Calif., telephoned the Archbold Buckeye Tuesday afternoon to subscribe to her hometown newspaper. She is lonesome for the quiet little village along the former NYC Railroad. More...

Opinion

Remember The Troops

Young Americans– members of our armed forces– serve in Iraq and Afghanistan, as they have for many years. More...

Reading: A Critical Skill

Many things have changed in American society. One-parent families are more prevalent than ever. If there are two parents, both may be working more hours than ever. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago   Wednesday, Nov. 3, 1999   It’s official; Clyde’s Way, also known as Co. Rd. 22, is now closed to traffic between Co. Rds. C and D. More...