November 17, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Wind Turbine Just Two Documents Away: Deskins

Speaking to members of the Archbold Area School Board at its Monday night, Nov. 15, board meeting, David Deskins, school district superintendent, said the district is just two documents away from a wind turbine decision. More...

Blow Your Horns

Trumpet players Mary Lee Sauder, left, and Matthew McCoy perform a trumpet solo during the Archbold High School Marching Band indoor concert, Thursday, Nov. 11, at the AHS gym. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Martha Eva King

Martha Eva King, age 91 years, of Archbold, died Thursday morning, Nov. 11, 2010, in her home. She was born March 1, 1919, near Archbold, the daughter of Eli and Jennie (Burkholder) Lugbill, and she married Maurice King on June 6, 1943. More...

Donus E. Welke

Donus E. Welke, age 81 years, of Archbold, passed away early Monday morning, Nov. 15, 2010, in his home. He was born Sept. 27, 1929, at Detroit, Mich., the son of William and Elizabeth (Oberle) Welke, and married Dolores Hulack on June 21, 1952. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 7 11:35 am: Theft of street signs, Depot St. and High St. Nov. 8 No reports. Nov. 9 3:30 am: Trespassing, 109 S. Defiance St. 5:50 am: Theft, 319 W. Holland St. 5:50 am: Damage to tree, 211 DeGroff Ave. More...

Cars Broken Into; Thief May Have Been Spotted

A thief or thieves hit parked cars in the village, mostly during the night of Monday-Tuesday, Nov. 8-9, netting about $389 in cash, and doing another $200 damage. The thief may have been caught in the act, but eluded his pursuer. Kevin L. More...

Signs Stolen

Street signs for Depot and High streets were stolen from a post at the intersection sometime between Friday, Nov. 5 and Monday, Nov. 8. More...

Opinion

Free The Golf Cart

It seems as though Archbold Village Council has given golf cart advocates “half a loaf” with its Monday, Nov. 8 action. More...

Ohio: No Trains For You!

The voters have spoken, and the resident of the governor’s mansion will change from a “D” to an “R.” One of the offshoots of that is John Kasich, Ohio governor-elect, has said Ohio will not have government supported a More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2000 What was it like for sixand seven-year-old children living in the early pioneer days of our country? More...

Heartbreak

Bryan Miller, Archbold High School head football coach, huddles with his players after the Streaks lost in the Division V regional semifinal, Saturday, Nov. 13. More...

Archbold Schools Need More Money

Scott Miller, president of the Archbold Area School Board, said board members don’t know how much additional money to ask for, or when to ask for it. More...

TJ Automation Gets Wind Turbine Grant From State

TJ Automation, rural Archbold, announced last week the firm has received a $200,000 grant through the Ohio Department of Development to construct a wind turbine. More...

News

Ribbon-Cutting For Knierim Hall

A ribbon-cutting event was held for Knierim Hall, a rental banquet and reception hall on Monumental Street in Archbold. More...

Stuckey Is A Member Of Winning Ethics Bowl Team

Levi Stuckey, AHS ‘07, son of Brian and Lori Aeschliman, is a member of the Taylor University Ethics Bowl team that captured the Central States Ethics Bowl regional championship earlier this month. More...

ACT's “Plight Before Christmas” Is Fun For The Holidays

Those attending the Archbold Community Theatre production of “The Plight Before Christmas” will be subjected to more than a month’s worth of bad puns and stupid jokes. But that’s part of the fun. More...

Sports

Thunderbirds Strike Down Streaks 35-14

Archbold’s season came to a close when the Streaks traveled to Findlay Donnell Stadium, Saturday, Nov. 13, to square off against Lima Central Catholic in a Division V regional semifinal football game. More...

Miller Coach Of Year In NWOAL

Bryan Miller, Archbold, was named Coach of the Year in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League for the 2010 football season. Miller mentored the Blue Streaks to an undefeated regular season and their first league title since 1990. More...

Drewes District Player Of Year

Alicia Drewes, a senior on the Archbold High School girls soccer team, was named Division II Player of the Year in the Northwest District for the 2010 season by the Northwest Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: prelude; offertory, Prodigal, Morgan Cody. Message, “All You Younger Sons,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praiselude, worship team band; offertory and message same as first service. More...

Wheels In Wonderful Weather

Wyatt Ritta, 5, rides his bicycle while his mother, Melissa Grime-Ritta, Archbold, travels on inline skates along South Defiance Street on Wednesday, Nov. 10. More...

Births

Rupp, A rch bold. F ulton Co. Health Center Nov. 5: Mariceli Perez, Leipsic, girl. Nov. 8: Jessica & Rodney Hunt, Delta, girl. Nov. 9: Sydney & Daniel Beck, Archbold, girl. Nov. More...