July 21, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Carp Festival Crowds Down; Heat A Factor

In spite of temperatures that topped 90 degrees, Marsha Dowdy, director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, said she is pleased with the results of the 31st annual Carp Festival, July 15-17. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Jane Ann Bell

Jane Ann Bell, age 93, of Wauseon, died Monday, July 26, 2010, at Twin Rivers Care and Rehabilitation Center on Defiance.–Posted 7.26, 7 pm More...

Kimberly Jo Hinkle

Kimberly Jo Hinkle, age 46, of Wauseon, passed away Friday afternoon, July 23, 2010, in her home.–Posted 7.25, 2:28 pm More...

Anna L. Aeschliman

Anna L. Aeschliman, age 91 years, of rural Stryker, passed away Saturday afternoon, July 17, 2010, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was born Dec. 18, 1918, near Archbold, the daughter of Aaron and Sarah (Eicher) Stuckey. More...

People

Short, Dale To Wed In Defiance

Estherlynn Short, Archbold, and Chad A. Dale, Napoleon, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. More...

Couple Planning July 31 Wedding

Jesse and Lydia Torres, Archbold, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica, to Giezi Hernandez, son of Gonzalo and Idalia, Wauseon. The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Archbold High School. More...

Parents Announce July 31 Wedding

Roger and Beth Grime, Archbold, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah M., to Joshua D. Rufenacht, Ridgeville Corners, son of Matt and Laurie, Archbold. The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Archbold High School. More...

Opinion

Light Poles A Safety Hazard, But Not Biggest Problem

The four light poles at the Archbold High School football stadium will be coming down soon, because they are a safety hazard. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, July 19, 2000 Pettisville School Board interviewed three persons for the position of varsity boys basketball coach. Greg Nofziger received the contract. More...

Letter To The Editor

State representative Lynn Wachtmann’s comments on last week’s front page about NSCC using union workers embarrassed me. He was anti-worker, yet Fulton County is filled with workers. He is anti-you and -me. More...

Football Stadium Light Poles To Come Down

The four 100-foot-tall light poles at the Archbold High School football stadium cannot be certified as safe and must be taken down, said David Deskins, Archbold Area School District superintendent. More...

2010 Carp Festival Fun

There was plenty of fun during the 2010 Archbold Carp Festival, July 15-17. Top left: Jeff Theobald helps daughter Elizabeth, 4, with her line during the Steve Schnitkey fishing derby. More...

News

Library Buys New Microfilm Reader

The Archbold Community Library Board voted to purchase a new $8,000 microfi lm reader at its meeting, Thursday, July 15. The board voted 3-1 to purchase the new machine. More...

South Street Reconstruction On Time, Budget

Bob Seaman, village engineer, said the South Street reconstruction is on time, and on budget. Crews are working on installing new waterlines; when completed, they will begin storm sewer work, including new lines and catch basins. More...

ACT’s “Seussical” Musical Is Big Fun

Archbold Community Theatre has again crafted a good show with “Seussical,” a musical based on the works of Theodor Geisel, who wrote children’s books under the pen name, Dr. Seuss. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

July 11 9:24 pm: Traffic stop, verbal warning for improper lane use, citation issued to Thomas R. Tressler, 38, Defi ance, for no seat belt, 100 block Depot St. More...

Burglar Hits Nine Vehicles

Thieves went through nine parked vehicles, coming away with over $400 in property during the late night hours of Tuesday, July 13, or the morning hours of Wednesday, July 14. More...

Woman Reports Theft From Duplex

Richelle Zimmerman, Archbold, told Archbold police several items, including a desktop computer, were stolen from a rented duplex she was moving out of Sunday, July 11. Zimmerman filed a police report Monday, July 12. More...

Sports

Perkins Wins Archbold Run For The Lights

Justin Perkins, Bryan, ran to victory in the annual Run for the Lights 5K race in Archbold, Saturday morning, July 17. He finished in 15 minutes, 57.9 seconds. Darin King, who won the race the past three years, finished second in 16:15.5. More...

Archbold 2 Little League Wins Titles

The Archbold 2 Little League team went 15-2 for the season, and won the Northwest Ohio Athletic League and the NWOAL tournament. More...

Pettisville 12-Under Team Takes Second

The 12-Under Pettisville softball team finished second in the Northern Buckeye Fast Pitch Softball League in Pioneer, July 6-10. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: prelude, piano offertory, Andy Wilhelm. Message, “What Steel Cannot Hold,” Trey Sonnenberg. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center July 11: Jamie & David Hales-Clark, Liberty Center, boy; Melanie & Wendall Nofziger, Stryker, girl. July 12: Stacey Scott, Delta, boy. More...

Senior Citizens Menu

Week of July 26-30 MONDAY: spaghetti & meatballs, italian green beans, steamed cauliflower, pudding. TUESDAY: cold plate, turkey salad, lettuce & tomato, broccoli salad, mandarin oranges. More...