November 10, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Okay Golf Carts For On-Street Use

In 30 days, golf carts may legally be operated on some village streets because of an ordinance passed at the Monday, Nov. 8 Archbold Village Council meeting. More...

Parade Of Lights Committee Works On Routing Customers To South Side

The Archbold Parade of Lights will follow last year’s route, which does not cross the Norfolk Southern tracks to the south side.   But Marsha Dowdy, Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce director, said Monday, Nov. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

John H. Yoder

John H. Yoder, 84, of Edon, died at 9 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, at Bryan Care and Rehabilitation Center, where he was a patient.   Mr. More...

Kenneth L. Bly

Kenneth L. Bly, 90, passed away on Oct. 29, 2010, at Suncoast Hospice Brookside, Palm Harbor, Fla. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Janice M. Singer, 68, Defiance, died Nov. 5, 2010. Survivors include her husband, Robert, and eight children.   Linda M. Marihugh, 50, Archbold, died Nov. 5, 2010. Survivors include her husband, Douglas, and four sons.   More...

People

Bailey, Poulson To Wed. Dec. 11

Michael and Joyce Bailey, Rockbridge, announce the engagement of their daughter, Hilary, to Shane Poulson, son of John and Lexie Poulson, Archbold.   More...

AHS, PHS Students On Four County Student Council

Marcy Hernandez, a Pettisville High School student, and A. J. Schweinhagen, an Archbold High School student, have been selected to serve on the Four County Career Center student council for the 2010-11 school year.   The two are seniors. More...

What's Going On?

Roger Taylor remembers when E.R. Murbach was elected to school board.   His first act was to remove the two pop machines in the high school building. One was in the cafeteria, the other in the east hall of the main building.   More...

Opinion

All Veterans Deserve Great Respect

Veterans Day is tomorrow, Thursday, Nov. 11. It’s our day to honor those who have served in the armed forces of the United States of America. More...

The Disaster That Wasn't

A high-pressure natural gas line was ripped open Wednesday, Nov. 3, spewing thousands of cubic feet of natural gas into the area and creating the potential for disaster.   More...

Spontaneous Event Spawns Pride Of Youth

Ever so often, a spontaneous event occurs that causes a person to think perhaps things aren’t so bad after all.   Such an event took place on the night of Tuesday, Oct. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: prelude; Jenn King, Marcia Cody, Brenda Canada, offertory, Everlasting God. Message, “What Stands Forever?” Jesse Kahler. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Oct. 29: Stephany & Nate Jordan, Archbold, boy.   Oct. 31: Jayme Burgoon, Swanton, boy.   Nov. 1: Kelly & Ryan Boulton, Archbold, boy; Krista & Joseph Howard, Delta, boy.   Nov. More...

AHS Class Of 1960 Holds Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1960 held a 50th class reunion during Homecoming weekend, Oct. 8 and 9. More...

Jim Ruffer: Jet Pilot, Military Surgeon, Aided Hostage Rescue

With Veteran’s Day upon us, we are called to think of those who have served our country in the armed forces.   Many men and women from the Archbold area have served, but few have had a career like that of James A. Ruffer. More...

Gas Line Break Evacuates Schools

A farmer using a chisel plow broke a high-pressure natural gas line that forced the evacuation of several buildings and homes, including Archbold High School, Archbold Elementary School, and Archbold Evangelical Church, Wednesday, Nov. 3   More...

Andy Brodbeck Humbled By Citizen Of The Year Honor

Great leaders inspire loyalty among those they lead, and Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, discovered Andy Brodbeck, Archbold fire chief and 2010 Citizen of the Year, is truly a great leader.   More...

 

News

Football Team Honored

The Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce honored the Archbold High School football team with the Spirit of Archbold award during its Thursday, Nov. 4 annual meeting. More...

Archbold Chamber Of Commerce Recognizes Businesses For Service

Marsha Dowdy, director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, noted that Archbold is lucky.   Speaking to members of the chamber during the group’s Thursday, Nov. More...

Retiring Chamber Board Members

During the annual meeting of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, Thursday, Nov. 4, retiring members of the board of directors were honored. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 31   1:14 pm: Theft, The Pop Shop.   1:43 pm: Theft, 218 E. Holland St.   Nov. 1   9 pm: Possible animal cruelty, 300 block Stamm St.   11:36 pm: loud music complaint, East Gardens, advised to turn it down. More...

Thieves Hit Pop Machines

A thief or thieves hit two pop machines in the village during the weekend of Oct. 30-31, Archbold police reports say.   Ray Kinsey, Archbold, told police a pop machine he owns at 218 E. Holland St. More...

No Charges After Finger Is Bitten

Archbold police were called to a fight in the 100 block of Depot Street after a person allegedly bit another’s finger.   Police were called about 9:45 pm, Saturday, Nov. 6. More...

Sports

Archbold Roughs Up Rangers 49-0 In Div. V Regional Quarterfinal

Archbold (11-0) shut out the visiting Northwood Rangers (7-4), Saturday, Nov. 6 in a Division V regional quarterfinal game played at Archbold High School. More...

Blue Streaks Vs. Thunderbirds Sat.

Archbold (11-0) meets Lima Central Catholic (10-1) at 7 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 13, at Findlay High School Donnell Stadium in a Division V regional football semifinal. More...

Div. V Regional Semifinal

Donnell Stadium, Findlay High School Saturday, Nov. 13, 7 pm

Directions to Findlay High School Donnell Stadium: Take I-75 south to the Rt. 12 exit. Turn right and continue to the center of town at the courthouse. More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Bananas Foster Frappé

2 bananas, peeled 1 tablespoon lemon juice 2 teaspoons zero-calorie sweetener 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon banana extract (optional) 4 tablespoons dark rum (or 1 teaspoon rum extract) 3/4 cup fat-free half-and-half 3 cups low-fat vanill More...