May 19, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Boys Soccer Sanctioned By School Board

Boys soccer was approved as a sanctioned sport by the Archbold School Board at its Monday night, May 17 meeting,.   The vote was 4 to 0, with Phil Nofziger, board member, abstaining. More...

Library To Continue Reduced Hours

Library Board Will Revisit Situation in July

With another reduction in state support, the Archbold Community Library Board has decided to maintain reduced hours until at least the board’s July meeting, which is set for Wednesday, July 14.   More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Doyle Short

Doyle Short peacefully passed on to be with his Heavenly Father on May 14, 2010, in the presence of his family.   A memorial service will be held at Lockport Mennonite Church on Thursday, May 20, at 11 a.m. More...

Maxine V. Thomas

Maxine Virginia (Aeschliman) Thomas passed from her earthly home to her eternal reward on May 11, 2010, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, in Archbold, surrounded by her family. More...

Sports

Archbold Wins NWOAL, Sectional Championships

The Archbold softball team clinched the Northwest Ohio Athletic League title outright with a 9-3 victory over Liberty Center, Monday, May 10. More...

Streaks Top Paulding To Win Sectional Title

Tyson Dietrich, a freshman, allowed only one hit in six innings as he led Archbold to a 7-4 victory over Paulding in a Division III sectional baseball final at AHS, Saturday, May 15. More...

AHS Boys Tennis Finishes Season

The Archbold boys tennis team finished its season at the Division II sectional tournament, Friday, May 14 at AHS. Kevin Fredrick advanced to the quarterfinals, but was knocked out by Bryan’s Mike Ross, 6-2, 6-0. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: prelude; offertory, Jesus, I Am Resting, Resting, Natalie Rupp. Message, “What Shall We Do,” Jesse Kahler. More...

Krieger Is May Kid Of The Month At Fairlawn Haven

Lily Krieger is the May Kid That Cares program at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold.   The daughter of Doug and Shannon, she has one brother, two sisters, and a dog named Jerichie. More...

Albert Leininger Award Winner

Josh Meyers, an Archbold High School senior, shows a chest of drawers he built as part of an AHS industrial arts class. More...

DISTRICT TRACK MEET

Archbold Boys Win Championship

The Archbold boys track team won the Division III district championship, Saturday, May 22, at Ayersville High School.–Posted 5.22, 10 pm More...

DISTRICT SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

Archbold Wins District Championship

Archbold defeated Parkway 7-0 in the Division III district championship game at Lima Bath, Saturday, May 22.–Posted 5.22, 10 pm More...

DISTRICT BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

Elmwood Defeats Archbold 6-0

Elmwood defeated Archbold 6-0, Thursday, May 20, in Division III district semifinal baseball action.–Posted 5.20, 10:30 p.m. More...

School Tax Levy: Renew In 2011?

Voters in the Archbold Area School District may be asked to renew a $1.1-million emergency property tax levy. More...

Building Bids For New School Accepted By Pettisville Board

Pettisville School Board accepted construction bids for the new Pettisville school that totaled $14,277,433 during a special meeting, Monday, May 17. More...

 

News

PHS Grads Participating In Cross-Cultural Experiences

Three Pettisville High School graduates and Bluffton University students are participating in cross-cultural experiences. More...

Heer Excavating To Rebuild South St.

All Bids Over Engineer’s Estimate

Archbold Village Council approved the bid of Heer Excavating, rural Archbold, for the reconstruction of South Street at its Monday May 17 meeting. More...

Archbold School Board Approves Supplemental Contracts For 2010-11

The Archbold Area School Board approved several supplemental contracts during its Monday, May 17 meeting. Persons receiving contracts: Academics & Other More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

May 9   No reports.   May 10   8:23 pm: Warning for flashing front strobe lights on vehicle, 300 block S. Defi- ance St.   More...

Local Man Sentenced For Sex Crime

Colton Hulshof, 20, Archbold, will spend 58 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio after pleading guilty to unlawful sexual conduct with a minor.   Scott A. More...

ATV Stuck In Field

Archbold police officers are looking into studying an all-terrain vehicle case that perhaps wasn’t as all-terrain as the owner thought. More...

Opinion

Opportunity To Succeed Helps Young Students

Before school ends, communities across the nation will honor outstanding boys and girls who have achieved great accomplishments on the athletic field and in the classroom. More...

Graduation Season Needs Safety First

The fine community of Archbold wants a safe graduation season, along with every community in America.   High school graduation is a unique time in a teen’s life. It will never be repeated. It is worthy of a celebration.   More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, May 17, 2000   A bid for upgrading the intersection of St. Rt. 66 and US20A at Burlington/ Elmira will be accepted in November 2001.   Those are the contents of a letter from W. More...