December 8, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

1.5% Pay Increase To Library Workers

Problems With Online Catalog Discussed

Employees of the Archbold Community Library will receive a 1.5% pay raise, after two years of wage freezes.   That was the vote of the library board at its Thursday, Dec. 2 meeting. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Lewis A. "Lew" Eagy

Lewis A. "Lew" Eagy, age 73, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at the Fulton County Health Center.   Prior to his retirement in 1999, he had worked for the Toledo Blade as a road representative for 32 years.   More...

William A. "Bill" Leininger III

William A. "Bill" Leininger III, age 56, of Archbold, passed away Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, at the Cleveland Clinic.   Bill, along with his wife, Elaine, owned and operated Leininger Truck Service and L.E. More...

Russell Zuvers

Russell Zuvers, 82, of Morenci, Mich., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010, at Citizens for Quality Care in Morenci.   He was born on July 23, 1928, in Morenci, the son of Ruby & Clara (Clark) Zuvers. On Oct. More...

People

Belzung, Rose To Marry In February

Geary and Dawn Belzung, Maumee, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany, to Joshua Rose, son of Bill and Cindy, Archbold.   The bride-elect is a 2003 Anthony Wayne High School graduate. More...

Spiess Elected Director

Eugene M. Spiess, Moore, S.C., formerly of Archbold, was elected to serve a twoyear term as a director of The International Association of Lions Clubs at the 93rd International Convention in Sydney, Australia, June 28-July 2, 2010. More...

PHS Junior To Sing In National Women's Choir

Cassie Beck, a Pettisville High School junior, has been selected for the 2011 National Women’s Honor Choir, a choral group sponsored by the American Choral Directors Association. More...

Opinion

From Tragedy, Something Good

Southeastern Michigan residents and their neighbors in Northwest Ohio feel anguish over the missing Skelton brothers from Morenci, Mich.   All hope for the best, but fear the worst. The little boys may be dead. More...

Letter To The Editor

When is it okay for young adults to be lied to, belittled and treated unfairly by an adult in a supervisory position?   When is it okay for hard work, skill, effort, dedication and talent to go unrewarded, mean nothing and get you nowhere? More...

Bait And Switch - Grendell Deceived Voters And Abused Electoral System

Other Editors Say...

Tim Grendell’s plan to stay in his Senate seat– to reject the House of Representatives seat he sought and won in last month’s election– is disrespectful toward voters and the electoral process.   More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Pineapple Baked Beans

3 slices bacon, chopped 3/4 cup sliced green onions and tops 3 cloves garlic, minced 4 cans (15 ounces each) navy or Great Northern beans or 6 cups cooked dry-packaged navy or Great Northern beans, rinsed, drained 1 can (8 ounces) crushed pineapple, More...

A Little Christmas Music

The Archbold Middle School held Christmas concerts Monday, Dec. 6, at the middle school large gym, and that evening, at the Archbold High School auditorium. More...

Liquor Permits Considered For New Pizza Restaurant

Archbold Village Council voted not to request a hearing before the Ohio Department of Liquor Control over two new liquor permits for Blaze & Babes Pizza in Archbold.   The permit issue was brought before council at its Monday, Dec. More...

 

News

Shalom Ministries Moves To Former Church Building

Shalom Ministries, a faithbased outpatient counseling and mediation service, has purchased and moved into the former First Church of Christ building, at 22251 St. Rt. 2 north of Archbold. More...

Local Physicians Join Fort Wayne Organization

Physicians at the Archbold Medical Group are now affiliated with Parkview Physicians Group, a part of Parkview Health, a medical services corporation based in Fort Wayne, Ind. More...

Northwest State Community College, Faculty Ink Contract

The Northwest State Community College Board of Trustees ratified a new oneyear contract with the NSCC Education Association at its meeting, Friday, Dec. 3. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 28   6:53 pm: Lost dog, has tag from area veterinarian, message left with vet, placed dog in kennel.   Nov. 29   7:45 pm: Vehicle horns stuck on, Fairlawn Haven, unplugged horns.   Nov. More...

Seek Man For Alleged Domestic Violence

The Archbold Police Department is on the lookout for a man allegedly involved in a domestic violence incident that occurred about 7:05 pm, Saturday, Dec. 4.   Police are not releasing the names of the victim or the man they are seeking.   More...

Eight Sentenced In Deer Case

Officials of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources announced Monday eight men have been sentenced in connection with violations of Ohio deer hunting laws.   ODNR officials said on Dec. More...

Sports

Blue Streak Girls Up Record To 3-0

The Archbold girls basketball team raised its record to 3-0, 1-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League with two victories last week.   The Streaks traveled to Wauseon, Tuesday, Nov. 30, and came home with a 41-36 non-league victory. More...

Streaks Drop Wauseon In Opener

Archbold kicked off the 2010-2011 boys basketball season with a 44-38 nonleague victory over visiting Wauseon, Saturday, Dec. 4. More...

Morton, Sleigh Named First Team All-Ohio

Two Archbold High School football players were named All-Ohio last week by the Associated Press.   Garrett Morton, Blue Streak quarterback, and Desmond Sleigh, a wide receiver, were named First Team All- Ohio in Division V. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Second Sunday of Advent. Prelude; offertory, Bev Nelson. Drama, “Herod,” written by Deb Neuenschwander, dramatized by John Hartman. Message, “Herod’s Eyes,” Jesse Kahler. More...

Organizations

Gospel Fellowship Full Gospel Businessmen’s Fellowship men’s breakfast, Saturday, Dec. 11, 7 a.m., Bryan Community Center, 1130 Buffalo Rd., Bryan. SAHC Stryker Area Heritage Council Board of Trustees, Thursday, Dec. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Nov. 24: Lorena & Ezequiel Rego, Archbold, boy.   Nov. 28: Elizabeth & Steven Rochefort, Wauseon, boy; Kristie & Scott Nofziger, Archbold, girl.   Nov. 29: Norma Flores, Wauseon, boy.   Nov. More...