June 30, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Archbold Farmers Market Grows Downtown With Weekly Themes

Weekly themes and a new "script" program are highlights of the 2010 Archbold Area Farmers Markets.   New last year, the farmers markets are held Thursdays from 3 to 6 pm on Depot Street, downtown. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Velma M. Roth

Velma M. Roth, age 88 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday morning, June 26, 2010, at the Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon.   She was born May 31, 1922, near Archbold, the daughter of Adam H. and Edith (Roth) Short. More...

Pedro M. Torres

Pedro M. Torres, age 82 years, of Pettisville, passed away Monday morning, June 28, 2010, in his home.   He was born Nov. 27, 1927, in Puerto Rico, the son of Jesus and Pabla (Bernard) Torres, and he married Ramona Sierra on June 24, 1950. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Jesse L. Nofzinger, 86, Archbold, died June 28, 2010. Survivors include his wife, Janette, and four children.   More...

People

Parents Announce Summer Wedding

Glenn and Jayna Small, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Molly, to Tyson Fruth, son of Marc and Karen, Archbold.   The bride-elect is a 2007 Archbold High School graduate. More...

Lange, Daugherty To Marry July 24

Daniel and Debra Lange, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Breanna, to Trevor Daugherty, son of Stan and Brenda, Muncie, Ind.   The bride-elect is a 2007 Archbold High School graduate. More...

Parents Announce July 10 Wedding

Mark and Susan Nines, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Holly, to Josh St. John, son of Tom and Susie, Alvordton.   The bride-elect is a 2007 home school graduate. More...

Opinion

Archbold Teachers Mindful Of Economy

It was generous of the Archbold Education Association to accept a one-year freeze in base pay as part of a new three-year contract with the Archbold Area School Board. More...

Independence Day

This weekend, America will celebrate an event that occurred 234 years ago that changed the course of human history. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago   Wednesday, June 28, 2000   It’s taken three years of hard work, compromise, and dedication to get Evelyn Buckenmeyer where she is today: a summa cum laude graduate of Northwest State Community College.   More...

Friendship Fun

Top: Aiden and Saydi Kruse were both successful in the Pettisville Friendship Days fishing derby, Saturday, June 19. Their dad Travis, holds their respective catches of the day. More...

Information Technology Jobs Coming To Four-County Area?

Bringing information technology jobs back to the United States, and planting them in the four-county area of Northwest Ohio, is the promise of Ruralogic, a start-up company based in Bryan. More...

Reverse 911 System Too Costly, Thompson Says

Justin Thompson, Fulton County Emergency Management Agency director, said county officials would like to establish a Reverse 911 system, “but money is an issue.”   In case of an emergency, such as weather warning, Reverse 911 syst More...

 

News

Park Board Scholarship Fund Provides $3,000

The Archbold Park Board scholarship program, established to assist low-income families with the fees charged for Archbold Parks & Recreation Department programs, has spent $3,000 since the program's inception about 18 months ago   All the mone More...

New Group All About Puppies, Kittens

Sondra Metts, rural Archbold, one of the leaders of a group working to establish a humane society in Fulton County, wants everyone to know they’re not connected with the Humane Society of the United States. More...

Truck Overturns

Archbold Rescue responded to the crash of a straight truck on the Ohio Turnpike about 6:52 pm, Monday, June 28. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

June 21   7:01 am: Vandalism, Lauber Manufacturing.   7:42 am: Vandalism to vehicle, 209 Rosewood Ct.   11:26 am: Vandalism, 51 Linden Ln.   3 pm: Vandalism, 104 Rosewood Ct. More...

Vandalism, Criminal Mischief Reported

Reports ranging from a broken window to a burning bag of dog feces were reported to Archbold police during the preceding week. More...

Dog Case Turned Over To County Prosecutor

The Archbold Police Department has referred a case of a pit bull dog running at large to the Fulton County prosecutor office. More...

Sports

Acme Baseball

Archbold defeated Stryker 6-3, Monday, June 21. Winning pitcher: Tanner Wyse, five innings, six hits, two earned runs, three strikeouts, one walk. More...

Photo

Ben Miller allowed no runs on seven hits and struck out seven in Archbold's 5-0 victory over Swanton, Thursday, June 24.– photo by Mary Huber More...

Oozeball Champions

The sixth annual Oozeball Mud Volleyball Tournament was Saturday, June 19, at the Black Swamp Benefit at the Fulton County Fairgrounds. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite   Sunday: Kelby Beck, prelude, offertory, music leading, young adult praise band; Brian Rufenacht, worship leader. Message, “When Life Treats Us Badly,” Steve Heatwole.   Wednesday: MYF. More...

Organizations

Cancer Support   Living With Cancer support group, Thursday, July 1,15, 7 p.m., Bryan Community Center, Buffalo Rd.   NAMI   National Alliance on mental illness Four County, Tuesday, July 6, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. More...

Senior Citizens Menu

Week of July 5-9   MONDAY – closed.   TUESDAY – southwest pork chops, spanish style rice, buttered corn, sherbet.   WEDNESDAY – corn chowder, turkey sandwich, sunshine salad, fresh fruit. More...