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Obituaries

Fannie M. Springer Tovey

Fannie M. Springer Tovey, age 89 years, of Archbold, passed away Wednesday noon, June 1, 2011, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold.  She was born Nov. 27, 1921, at Choteau, Okla., the daughter of Jerry and Sovilla (Mullet) Troyer. More...

Theola M. (Dimke) Gutierrez

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DEATH NOTICES

Dorothy E. Keeler, 89, Stryker, died June 5, 2011.   More...

People

Wyse Named President Of California College

Joe E. Wyse, a 1986 Archbold High School graduate, has been named superintendent president of Shasta College, Redding, Calif. Wyse is currently vice president of administrative services for the college, a position he has held since 2007. More...

Four County FFA Award Winners Recognized

Several students from the Four County Career Center’s FFA chapter were recently recognized for awards they received in FFA contests. More...

Honor Students

Three Fulton County students were recently named to the dean’s list at Goshen (Ind.) College for the 2010-11 spring semester. Jackson Beck, AHS ‘09, son of William and Kathy, Archbold. More...

Opinion

Remembering The Delta Tornado

Sunday, June 5 was a quiet day this year. Warm weather and a few clouds in a bright blue sky made it perfect for outdoor picnics and parties, yard work, perhaps a ride in an open car, or any outdoor pleasure.  More...

Bicycle Season And Safety

Another summer is underway in Archbold, and for many, that means bringing out the bicycles and other wheeled toys.  Bicycling is a wonderful way to move quickly throughout town. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, June 6, 2001  Dave and Ada Davis appear in a photograph beside one of the Archbold Fire Department emergency squads. More...

World Trade Center Steel To Become Memorial At Fulton County Fairgrounds

The Wauseon Fire Department has been granted a piece of history, and is sharing it with Fulton County.  Rick Sluder, WFD assistant chief, said the department was chosen to receive a piece of structural steel from the World Trade Center.  More...

Pettisville Art Teacher Tours Italy; Ready To Return

Joyce Nafziger, Pettisville school district art teacher, was standing in a plaza overlooking the city of Florence, Italy on Palm Sunday, April 17.  More...

 

News

School Board Okays Lease-Purchase Deal

The Pettisville School Board has agreed to a leasepurchase agreement in order to fund the construction of an atrium for the new Pettisville School.  The Pettisville School Foundation had been raising funds for the atrium, because the Ohio School More...

Battle Against Mosquitoes Is Underway Locally

To you, it’s a puddle of stagnant water; to a mosquito, it’s a five-star resort with all the amenities.  And with the heavy rain that has hit the area, there’s plenty of room at the inn for the tiny pests, which can be more tha More...

Pettisville School Board To Consider Furniture For New School Building

Pettisville School Board will meet at 7:30 am Friday, June 10, in the superintendent office to consider bids for loose furnishings for the district’s new school building.  Steve Switzer, superintendent, said “loose furnishings&rdquo More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

May 30  2:26 pm: Drive-off, Archbold Main Stop, subject pumped $20.01 worth of gas and left without paying. May 31  8:30 am: Traffic stop, verbal warning, loud music from vehicle.  5:52 pm: Dog running at large, 500 block W. More...

Women Treated After Falling Into Drainage Ditch

Barbra L. Trowbridge, 86, Archbold, and Virginia M. Johnson, 88, rural Delta, were treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center after a mishap at the York Township Cemetery about 10:25 pm, Tuesday, May 24.  More...

Another Slashed Tire Reported

There has been another report of a slashed tire in the Village of Archbold.  In last week’s edition of this newspaper, there were seven reports of tires being slashed in the village, most over the weekend of May 21- 22.  Adrian Alvara More...

Sports

Three Blue Streak Softball Players On All-State Team

All-District and All-State softball teams were recently released, and several Archbold players were honored for their outstanding seasons.  Courtney Day, Sarah Wyse, and Alyssa Schaub, seniors, were named First Team All-District in voting by th More...

AHS Softball Players Receive NWOAL Honors

Several Archbold softball players received Northwest Ohio Athletic League honors for the 2011 season.  Receiving First Team honors were Sarah Wyse, Courtney Day, Alyssa Schaub, and Becca Gerig.  Second Team honors went to Cassidy Wyse and C More...

Acme Baseball

Archbold defeated Holgate 5-3, Thursday, June 2. Winner pitcher: Taylor Price, five innings, nine strikeouts, five walks. Leading hitter: Tyson Dietrich, triple, three runs batted in.  More...

Religion

Sauder Named Fairlawn Resident Of The Month

Loren Sauder is the June Resident of the Month at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold.  He was born Oct. 2, 1923, to Emanuel and Cora (Baer) Sauder, near Archbold. More...

Organizations

Caregivers  Share the Care, a gathering of caregiving for others, Sunday, June 12, 5-6 p.m., chapel at Fairlawn Retirement Community, 407 E. Lutz Rd., Archbold. Speaker: Deborah Keesey.  Blood Drive  More...

Births

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