May 26, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

AHS Class Of 2010 A Class Of Firsts

A few years ago, a portable cellular phone was an expensive, bulky thing that came in a bag. More...

Commissioners Upset Over Vote Count Problem - Free Access

**Read Commissioners' Letter & Resolution by clicking on "More," then scrolling to bottom of article

Fulton County commissioners say they are disappointed and frustrated by the treatment they received from Kathy A. Meyer, director of the Fulton County Board of Elections. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Glenn D. Wyse

Glenn D. Wyse, age 76 years, of Wauseon, passed away Saturday afternoon, May 22, 2010, at the CHP Defi ance Area In-Patient Hospice Center.   He was born Dec. More...

Gabriel Robert Hardee

Gabriel Robert Hardee, infant son of Kaylie (March) and Randy Hardee Jr., of Fayette, passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2010, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo. More...

James "Jim" Ziegler

James “Jim" Ziegler, 75, Archbold, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, May 22, 2010, after a courageous battle with cancer.   He was born on Nov. 3, 1934, to the late Jay and Dorothy (Lovejoy) Ziegler. On Aug. More...

Sports

Sweet 16!

Streaks Roll To Fourth Straight District Title

Archbold captured its 25th district softball title in school history with convincing victories in the Division III district tournament at Lima Bath. More...

AHS Boys Track Team Snags Third Straight District Championship; Lantz Wins Fourth 100, 200 Titles

The Archbold boys track team ran away with the Division III district championship, Thursday, May 20, and Saturday, May 22, at Ayersville.   The Streaks scored 118.5 points, 52.5 points more than second-place Ayersville. More...

AHS Baseball Takes Second In NWOAL

Archbold finished second in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League with a 7-1 record after defeating Swanton 10-0, Saturday, May 22, at Fifth Third Field in Toledo.   The Streaks finished the season with a 15-11 overall record. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: prelude; offertory, We Believe, adult choir; worship expression, City On Our Knees. Sermon, “Church Perfected: Part 1” Jesse Kahler. More...

Senior Citizens Menu

Week of May 31-June 4   MONDAY – closed   TUESDAY – chicken parmesan over pasta, sliced zucchini, wax beans, fresh fruit.   WEDNESDAY – baked ham, sweet potatoes, steamed spinach, carrot cake. More...

Archbold Burger Bash Contributes $31,000 To Help African Farmers

More than $31,000 raised by Archbold’s faith community was presented to Foods Resource Bank during the annual Burger Bash, Sunday, May 16. More...

DIV. III REGIONAL TRACK & FIELD MEET

PHS Girls Wins 4x800; AHS Boys Win 4x200, 4x400; King Wins 800

Archbold and Pettisville have four champions at the Div. III Regional Track & Field Meet in Tiffin, Wednesday, May 26 and Friday, May 28. –Updated 5.28, 8:45 pm More...

AHS Top 10% Of Grad Class

Archbold High School has named the seniors whose grades place them in the top 10% academically of the graduating class. More...

Pettisville’s Small School Feeling Remains Despite Big Class of 2010

Even though the Pettisville graduating class of 2010 will be one of the largest graduating classes the district has ever had, the seniors say they enjoy the close relationships that come from attending a small school. More...

Memorial Day Services

Lenny Miller, Jr., commander of Archbold Buehrer- Lauber-Weckesser Post 311 of the American Legion, said the Archbold High School band will perform during the Archbold Memorial Day Service. More...

 

News

Sanoh Gets State Grant, Will Hire More Workers

A spokesman for Sanoh America said the company will conduct “start-up” hiring through August at its Archbold plant. More...

Teacher Contract Talks Underway At Archbold

David Deskins, Archbold Area School District superintendent, said Monday contract talks are underway with the Archbold Education Association on a new master contract. More...

Fathers & Daughters

A father-daughter dance was held Friday, May 21, at Archbold High School. Top: Tony Garza dances with his daughter, Maddie, an Archbold Middle School seventh grader. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

May 15   5:43 pm: A car driven by Ruby Short, 88, Archbold, was backing at the McDonald’s with passenger Lawrence Short, 88, same address. More...

Woman Sentenced For Felony DUI

Jessica Lacey, 30, rural Archbold, has been sentenced to a minimum 60 days in prison after being convicted of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.   The charge resulted from a Dec. 29, 2009 incident. More...

Incident Report Turned Over To Prosecutor

A report on a Sunday, May 16 incident that occurred in the 200 block of East Mechanic Street has been turned over to the Fulton County prosecutor office.   The Archbold police report on the incident states Lizbeth F. Ruscigno, 207 E. More...

Opinion

Honor Veterans Memorial Day

Right now, across the globe, American men and women wearing the uniform of their armed service stand vigilant, protecting American interests and citizens. More...

Learning Takes Place Every Day

Boys and girls at Archbold and Pettisville High Schools, and high schools across the nation, are walking across the stage to receive a valuable piece of paper– a high school diploma– for 13 years of study. More...

Letter To The Editor

My job has taken me around this great country working with a lot of cemeteries.   One that has a special place in my heart is The National Cemeteries located across the country. More...