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Virginia Montague

July 21, 1931-Aug. 30, 2010

Virginia Montague, 79, of Fayette, passed away early Monday morning, Aug. 30, 2010, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon.   She was born on July 21, 1931, in Hudson, Mich., to the late Merrill J. and Mabel L. (Fish) Bailey. More...

Janese A. Dotterer

Janese A. Dotterer, age 64, of rural Stryker, passed away Saturday, Sept., 4, 2010, at the Defiance Inpatient Hospice Center in Defiance after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. More...

Delmar D. Beck

Delmar D. Beck, age 94 years, of Archbold, passed away early Tuesday morning, Aug. 31, 2010, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold.   He was born Nov. 9, 1915, near Archbold, a son of Joseph and Amanda (Baer) Beck.   More...

People

Wagner Promoted

Collin Wagner, PHS ‘06, at right, was promoted from private first class to specialist, Wednesday, Sept. 1, at Bagram Air Force Base in Afghanistan. More...

Heat Sends Pettisville Students Home Early

High temperatures and no air conditioning in classrooms sent Pettisville School District students home early Tuesday, Aug. 31, and Wednesday, Sept. 1. More...

Tour Of Duty Runs Past Sauder Village

See video from the Tour of Duty Run under the Video Index

The “Tour of Duty” 9-11 Remembrance run traveled past Sauder Village, Friday night, Sept. 3, more than 3,500 miles after it started. More...

Opinion

It's Our Duty To Remember 9-11

As the runners on the Tour of Duty 9-11 Remembrance run journeyed past Archbold and Wauseon Friday evening, they had one simple message.   “It is our duty to remember what happened on Sept. More...

School District Report Cards Needlessly Complex?

When Ohio began issuing report cards years ago, they were straightforward.   There were x number of tests. If your school district passed so many, you received a certain ranking. Simple to understand. No ambiguity. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2000   Jamie Blank, public affairs manager of Adelphia Communications, said the final cutover to the new village cable system is scheduled for Tuesday. More...

Having A Fair-ly Fantastic Time

With attendance topping 200,000 in its first four days, the 2010 Fulton County Fair provided plenty of fun for all ages. Top left: Mattea Nofziger, 2, West Unity, pets a friendly goat. More...

Area Youths Big Winners At Fair

Youths from the Pettisville and Archbold areas placed high in a variety of competitions during the 2010 Fulton County Junior Fair.   In the beef steer competition, Emily Herring, daughter Philip and Donielle, showed the grand champion. More...

Grisier Blasts Across Bonneville Salt Flats On Two Wheels

(Editor’s Note: This is the second of a two-part series. Christian Grisier describes racing his motorcycle across the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah.)   For Archbold native Christian Grisier, it had all come down to one moment. More...

 

News

Village Saves Money Doing Some Of Its Own Construction

Everybody knows that DIY, or Do It Yourself, is a way to save money on a project, big or small. That includes the Village of Archbold. More...

2010 Flu Shots Start Sept. 23

The annual countywide flu vaccination campaign begins Thursday, Sept. 23,.   The first vaccinations will be ginven at the Fulton County Health Department office, 606 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. More...

August 2010 Was Another Hot Month

After a scorching hot July, August was better, but not much.   August 2010 was the hottest of any August since 2005. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Aug. 29   9:44 am: Graffiti painted on boat ramp, Archbold reservoir No. 2.   8:40 pm: Graffiti painted on building, 200 block E. Mechanic St.   Aug. 30   1:50 pm: Found bicycle, 400 block Walnut St. More...

Western District Court News

(Note: In the list of speeding offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. More...

Four Treated, Released After Aug. 26 Auto Wreck

Four persons were treated and released at the Archbold Hospital following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 66 and Co. Rd. M at 7:33 am, Thursday, Aug. 26.   The Fulton County Sheriff Department report states Nathan P. More...

Sports

Mann, Nofziger Win Kart Races At Fort Wayne, Ind.

Jeremy Mann, 15, Archbold, and Vance Nofziger, Pandora, formerly of Archbold, were feature event winners in kart racing action at Ft. Wayne, Ind., Friday, Aug. 27. It wasn’t easy for Mann. More...

Streaks Go 1-2 In First Week Of Season

Two years ago, Evergreen won the Northwest Ohio Athletic League volleyball crown when the Vikings defeated Archbold in the final match of the regular season. More...

Streaks Top Bears In League Opener

A scoreless first half, two touchdowns within minutes of each other, and an 83- yard kickoff return allowed the Archbold Blue Streaks to slip out of Bryan with a 14- 7 Northwest Ohio Athletic League football victory, Friday, Sept. 3. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: prelude; offertory, The Stand. Message, “I Am A Fan-Part 2,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praiselude by worship team and band, offertory and message same as first service.   Wednesday: Jr. More...

Youngs Named King/Queen Of Golden Wedding Party

Irving and Marcella Young, Swanton, were named king and queen of the 52nd annual Fulton County Fair Golden Wedding Party, Sunday afternoon, Sept. 5. More...

Organizations

Grief   The Healing Patch grief support group, Mondays, Sept. 13-Oct. 18, 4 p.m., Bard Community Room, Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers, Bryan.   Life Beyond Today echumenical bereavement group, Monday, Sept. 13, 7 p.m., St. More...