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Report Sexual Abuse As Soon As Possible, Police Officer Says

(Editor’s Note: This is the second of a two-part series on sexual assault. More...

All-Day Kindergarten At Pettisville?

Members of the Pettisville School Board will seek input from parents on whether to offer all-day kindergarten or continue with the traditional half-day schedule.  Most of the discussion at the Monday, Jan. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Hulda M. Stipe

Hulda M. Stipe, 91 years, of West Unity, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice, Defi- ance.  Hulda was born Feb. 20, 1919, in Cheraw, Colo., to the late Rev. More...

Rose A. Roth

Rose A. Roth, age 89 years, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday evening, Jan. 4, 2011, in her home.  She was born June 13, 1921, at Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Frank and Elizabeth (Lejcar) Mikota. She married Orville E. Roth on Oct. More...

Sylvan Valiton

Sylvan Valiton was born 100 years ago on May 24, 1910, to Matilda Bassinger Valiton and Emil Valiton, and passed away on Thursday, Jan. More...

Sports

AHS Raises Record To 10-2 With Victory Over Locomotives

Archbold led by 13 points at halftime and stretched the gap to 20 after three before defeating Montpelier 69-34, Friday, Jan. More...

Streaks Win Two NWOAL Matches

Weirauch Records 150th Win

The Archbold wrestling team made the trek to Swanton, Thursday, Jan. More...

AHS Boys Win Three, Stay Perfect At 11-0

The Archbold boys basketball team, ranked number one in Ohio's Division III by the Associated Press, kept its perfect record intact last week.  Going on the road, the Streaks picked up three road victories to up their record to 11-0, 3-0 in the More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   More...

2011 Bible Quiz Season Starts

One hundred quizzers on 20 teams from 11 participating churches started the 2011 Bible Quiz season at West Clinton Mennonite Church, Sunday, Jan. 9. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Dec. 31: Constanica Ramirez, Wauseon, girl.  Jan. 2: Carrie & William J.C. Sigg, Wauseon, boy.  Jan. 3: Sarah & Gregory Matheny, Napoleon, girl.  Jan. More...

BREAKING NEWS

Hite Picked To Fill Buehrer's Seat

The Ohio Senate Republican Caucus named Cliff Hite, a state representative (R) from Findlay, to fill the state Senate seat of Steve Buehrer.–Posted 1.13, 2:45 pm More...

Breaking News

Four Departments Fight Fire At North Star Steel Plant

Delta firefighters, with the assistance of firefighters from Wauseon, Swanton, and Lyons, battled a blaze at the North Star Blue Scope Steel plant near Delta, Thursday morning, Jan. 13.–Posted 1.13, 4:53 pm More...

Mayor Gives Positive News About 2010, 2011

Opportunity Ahead

While the local economy has taken a beating because of the worldwide economic downturn, there were some positive developments in 2010, and the potential for good news in 2011.  Speaking to the first 2011 noon meeting luncheon of Archbold Area Ch More...

Archbold High School All-Academic Teams

The 2010 Archbold High School football team was recently named an Academic All-Ohio team by the Ohio High School Football Coaches Association. More...

 

News

ODOT Going Green To Curb Snowplow Crashes Next Year

As a result of a spike in the number of Ohio Department of Transportation snowplows involved in crashes, Ohio’s 1,700 snowplows and other vehicles will go green.  Starting next winter, ODOT snowplows and other snow-removal vehicles, such a More...

Turbine Gets Its Blades

A crane lifts the blades of the TJ Automation wind turbine 120 feet above the ground, Thursday, Dec. 16, where workers wait to attach them to the generator. More...

Honor Students

Jessica Short, Archbold, was named to the dean’s list for the 2010 fall semester at Messiah College, Grantham, Pa.  Students must earn a 3.6 gpa to qualify.  ------  Katie Miller, Ridgeville Corners, was named to the dean’s More...

Public Record

Dorothy L. (Carroll) Strayer

Dorothy L. (Carroll) Strayer, age 79, of Wauseon, passed away Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon, with her loving husband at her side.–Posted 1.17, 5 pm More...

Archbold Police Log

Jan. 2  2:22 pm: Juvenile walking next to road, 100 block S. Defiance St., took youth home, spoke to parent. Jan. 3  1:19 am: Loud music, 100 block Murbach St., advised to turn it down.  More...

Reynolds Faces Charges After Friday Pursuit

Trey Lee Reynolds, 18, faces multiple charges in three counties after leading law enforcement officers on a high- speed chase through two counties, Friday, Jan. More...

Opinion

Why Wait For Safer Lights?

Why must Ohioans wait for improved safety?  Here’s a fact: the number of crashes involving Ohio Department of Transportation snow plows and snow removal equipment is up.  Here’s another fact: studies show that at night, in snowy More...

American Politics And The Gun

Many were surprised by the Saturday, Jan. 8 shooting of a U.S. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2001  The Norfolk Southern crossing at Co. Rd. 18 will qualify for crossing gates and lights this spring.  Preston Michael Foor is the Archbold Buckeye First Baby of the Year. More...