January 27, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Five Pick Up Commissioner Petitions

Mark Cerda and Dan Bruner, both with Pettisville area addresses, are among five people who have picked up petitions to run for Fulton County Commissioner. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Kenneth L. Schang

Kenneth L. Schang, age 91 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday morning, Jan. 18, 2010, at Northview Manor at Grand Rapids, Mich.   He was born May 28, 1918, in Archbold, the son of Edward and Ellen (Ziegler) Schang. More...

Marvin J. Zimmerman

Marvin J. “Marv” Zimmerman, age 68, of Brooklyn, Mich., passed away on Jan. 22, 2010, at Allegiance Health Hospital.   He was born on Jan. 27, 1941 in Eckley, Ohio, the son of Lewis and Edna (Ziegler) Zimmerman. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Elon H. Eash, 87, Archbold, died Jan. 22, 2010.   Robert Dennis Miller, 52, Archbold, died Jan. 22, 2010. Survivors include two children.   Irene M. Stoner, 96, Archbold, died Jan. 23, 2010. Survivors include one son.   More...

Sports

King Explodes For 32 Points, Breaks 1,000-Point Mark

Erica King broke the 1,000- point barrier, Thursday, Jan. 21, exploding for 32 points to lead the Pettisville girls basketball team past North Central 70-38 at NC.   More...

Chuck Forward Duals Trophy Stays In Archbold

The Archbold wrestling team, under Brian Becher, head coach, captured the 2010 Chuck Forward Duals trophy by posting a perfect 5-0 record, Saturday, Jan. 23, at Archbold High School. More...

Archbold Picks Up Two Wins

The Archbold boys basketball team took to the road last week and came away with a pair of wins, upping its record to 10-3, 3-1 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League.   Archbold traveled to Swanton, Friday, Jan. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Prelude; offertory; senior choir, Word of God Speak; Deb Neuenschwander, children’s challenge. Message, “In Active Devotion to God,” Jesse Kahler. More...

Third Bible Quiz Held At Central

“Now, brothers, I want to remind you of the gospel I preached to you, which you received and on which you have taken your stand.” I Corinthians 15:1   More...

Organizations

AAUW   American Association of University Women, Monday, Feb. 1, 7 p.m., Serrick Center, Defiance College, N. Clinton St., Defiance. Topic: “Living the Greek Way.”   Blood Drive   More...

30 New Jobs For Archbold

Cooper-Standard Building Bought By Sanoh America

Officials of Sanoh America, Inc., Findlay, said Monday they have purchased the Cooper Standard factory on East Lugbill Road, in Archbold.   The move will bring about 30 jobs to Archbold once the facility is at full production. More...

Is Your Property Tax Check Going To Sandusky County?

Before you mail in your Fulton County property taxes for the last half of 2009 (payable 2010), make sure you look at the return envelope. More...

 

News

Park Board Eyes Shade Structures

The Archbold Park Board looked at structures that will provide shade for people viewing baseball games at Memorial Park at the Wednesday, Jan. 13 meeting. More...

Water Plant Problem Only Second In 50 Years

Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator and former Archbold water treatment plant superintendent, said a recent violation of a water quality standard at the plant was only the second in about 50 years. More...

WEB EXTRA

School Board Okays Wind Consultant Deal

The Archbold Area School Board voted to pay Aaron Godwin of The Renaissance Group up to $80,000 for consulting services in connection with the ongoing study of wind energy at its Monday, Jan. 11 board meeting.–Posted 1.27, 3:30 p.m. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Jan. 17   2:05 pm: Semi in roadway, 700 block Stryker St.   10:41 pm: Verbal warning for failure to drive in marked lanes, citation to Angie Mae Walters, 27, Defiance, driving while license under suspension.   Jan. More...

No Foul Play In Man’s Death

Darrell Merillat, Fulton County sheriff, said foul play was not suspected in the death of Robert D. Miller, 53, Archbold.   Sheriff deputies and the Wauseon Rescue Squad were called about 11:07 am, Friday Jan. 22, to a wooded area along St. More...

Truck Overturns

Kelby Beck, 25, rural Archbold, was uninjured after the truck he was driving overturned about 11:53 am, Tuesday, Jan. 12 on Co. Rd. 12, about 100 feet south of Co. Rd. K.   More...

Opinion

Dennis Howell Knows Water

When someone says the people at the United States government’s Environmental Protection Agency have lost their minds, it gets attention.   When the speaker is Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, it becomes big news.   More...

Tragedy Could Teach Lesson

A tragedy in Sylvania last Thursday should remind everyone about the need for school bus safety. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2000   Change orders, many required by the Norfolk Southern Railroad, have pushed back the completion date and pushed up the cost of the Clyde’s Way-Co. Rd. 22 underpass.   More...