June 16, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

AHS Football Players Help With Tornado Relief Effort

Archbold football players joined a team of volunteers to clean up after the June 5 tornado that struck southeast Fulton County.   A mother of one of the players sparked the effort. More...

Archbold School Board Looking Into Wind Turbine Financing Options

David Deskins, superintendent of the Archbold Area School District, said the board is looking into fi- nancing options to construct a wind turbine.   More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Marion Leroy Allgire

Marion Leroy Allgire, age 69, of Stryker, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2010, in his home following an extended illness. More...

Carl J. Nafziger

Carl J. Nafziger, age 86 years, of Wauseon, passed away Saturday morning, June 12, 2010, at the Toledo Hospital.   He was born Sept. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

June 8   2:50 pm: Theft of bicycle, 304 Stryker St.   10:20 pm: Vandalism, 111 Schlatter St.   June 9,10   No reports.   June 11   11 am: Theft of bicycle, 206 1/2 La Choy Dr. More...

Bicycle Thefts

The Archbold Police Department received two reports of stolen bicycles that date back to Thursday, May 27, the last day of school for the Archbold Area School District. More...

No Damage From Vandalism

Ryan Throne, 111 Schlatter St., told Archbold police sometime between 10:05 and 10:15 pm, Tuesday, June 8, someone threw a rock at his home. More...

Sports

Acme Baseball

Archbold (3-1) defeated Pettisville (5-3) 15-4 in five innings, Thursday, June 10. Winning pitcher: Ben Miller, four innings, three runs, five hits, two strikeouts, no walks. More...

Coach Of The Year

At left: Joe Frank, AHS head softball coach, received the Northwest District Division III Coach of the Year award, Monday night, June 7, at the Northwest District All-Star game. More...

Pony League

Archbold defeated Evergreen 10-4, Wednesday, May 19. Winning pitcher: Micah Bernath. Relief pitchers: Brodie Nofziger, Chandler Wyse, Emerson Radabaugh. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: prelude; offertory, Teach Me Thy Truth by Sarah Kinsman, Cameron Bible and worship team. Message, “Why Turn?” Jesse Kahler. More...

Wyse Confirmed

Cassidy Wyse was confirmed Sunday, May 16, at Zion Lutheran Church, Ridgeville Corners. Al Martis, pastor, is at right.– courtesy photo More...

Organizations

NwOESC   Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center governing board, Tuesday, June 22, 7 p.m., Four County Career Center, St. Rt. 34, south of Archbold. More...

EMS Director Praises Tornado Cleanup Effort

Justin Thompson, Fulton County Director of Emergency Management, said tremendous progress has been made to clean up after a Saturday, June 5 tornado swept through southwest Swancreek Township. More...

Rupp Biggest Spender In Commissioner Primary

Perry Rupp, winner of the May 4 Republican primary for Fulton County Commissioner, spent nearly twice as much on his campaign as the second-place candidate.   More...

 

News

Filmmakers Walking Across Nation Stop Here Monday

A combination adventure team and documentary film crew spent Monday night, June 14 in Archbold, where reporters from the Countryside Clovers 4-H Club interviewed them. More...

Pettisville Board Okays Environmental Study For Wind Turbine

The Pettisville School Board approved a resolution authorizing Steve Switzer, district superintendent, to enter a contract for an environmental study in the ongoing process of constructing a wind turbine at Pettisville.   More...

Meyer Resigns From Board Of Elections

Kathy Meyer resigned as director of the Fulton County Board of Elections during the board’s Wednesday, June 9 meeting. More...

People

Sauder, Lantz Plan Wedding

Lindy Sauder, daughter of Dean and Darlene, Archbold, and Lucas Lantz, son of Ronald and Dianne, Archbold, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.   The bride-elect is an Archbold High School graduate. More...

Kruse Shows At International Science Fair

Taylor Kruse, a Pettisville sophomore, was one of four students in the seven-county area to represent Northwest Ohio at the International Science and Engineering Fair in San Jose, Calif.   Two students were selected to present their projects. More...

Pettisville Friendship Days Has Many Volunteers

It takes a lot of volunteers to conduct the Pettisville Friendship Days.   The every-other-year, three-day fund-raiser and community party is Friday- Sunday, June 25-27. More...

Opinion

Federal Tax Dollars Working In Archbold

Archbold is getting $240,000 in economic stimulus dollars to help repave South Defiance Street.   But it’s not “free” money. It comes from the taxpayer. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, June 14, 2000   Based on complaints by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and Fulton County Department of Health, county officials are looking into a sewage problem in the Burlington-Elmira area.   More...

Old Photo Corner

When the Peoples State Bank Building, center, was constructed, it was a great addition to downtown Archbold. The building with the awning at left was the original Lauber Clothing. More...