October 12, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Criminal Investigations In Archbold Elevator Case?

Documents obtained through bankruptcy court allege that William Fricke, Co. Rd. DE, Pettisville, former owner of Archbold Elevator, is under investigation for possible criminal conduct.  Richard L. More...

Pettisville School Board Considers Tax Increase

The Pettisville School Board is considering putting a tax increase on the ballot for the March 2012 primary election after reviewing the five-year projection prepared by Chris Lee, district treasurer.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Pauline M. Geiger

Pauline M. Geiger, 83, of Pandora, died at 8:22 am, Oct. 10, 2011, at the Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton.  She was born Dec. 25, 1927, in Detroit, Mich., to Robert and Hazel Sams Thomas. More...

People

Couple To Hold Beach Ceremony

Melanie Leininger, Lexington, Ky., and William Ray Walton II, Jamestown, Ky., announce their engagement.  More...

Schreur, Schrock To Marry Dec. 23

Mr. and Mrs. James Schreur, Tekonsha, Mich., announce the engagement of their daughter, Bethany Joy, to Lance Corporal Daniel Levi Schrock, son of Jack and Celeste, rural Wauseon.  The bride-elect is a 2011 home school graduate. More...

Suttons Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Wendell and Margaret Sutton, Fayette, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.  Wendell Sutton and Margaret Krohn were married Oct. 14, 1951, at Fayette United Methodist Church by Rev. More...

Opinion

Founding Fathers Needed?

In New York City, men and women, young and old, are staging a symbolic takeover of the world’s fi- nancial center, Wall Street.  Isn’t that a bit silly for an educated society and its people? More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Oct. More...

Letter To The Editor

Do our children and grandchildren have a future as we know it?  I ask myself several questions over and over.  More...

DIV. III BOYS SOCCER TOURNAMENT

Archbold 1, Miller City 0

The Archbold boys soccer team defeated Miller City 1-0, Monday, Oct. 17, in a Division III game at Kalida.–Posted 10.17, 10:30 pm More...

Great Pumpkins On Display

Pumpkins decorated by Pettisville students and Pettisville-area adults were on display at the Pettisville Pumpkin Festival, Friday, Oct. 7. A number of the pumpkins were auctioned off to festival-goers, raising money for the Pettisville FFA Alumni. More...

AHS Juniors Selected As Alternates For All-State Choir

Brie Deskins and Caleb Wyse, Archbold High School juniors, have been selected as alternates for the Ohio Music Education Association All-State Choir.  As alternates, the pair are essentially on-call from now through January 2012, to step in if a More...

 

News

United Way Fund Drive Underway

Gina Saaf, executive director of the Fulton County United Way, said this year’s drive is underway, with a goal of raising $325,000. Last year, the United Way campaign raised $304,000, just $1,000 shy of the goal of $305,000. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Sept. 30   2:47 pm: Dogs loose, turned over Archbold Animal Hospital.  5:30 pm: Theft of football cleats, Archbold Middle School, found in neighboring locker following day.  Oct. 1   More...

Man Arrested On Felony Vandalism

Eric Thaler, 21, rural Bryan, has been arrested and charged with felony vandalism, after he allegedly did about $1,500 in damage to an occupied residence in Archbold, Thursday, Oct. More...

Two Injured In Mishaps Involving Bicycles

Two people were injured in separate incidents involving bicycles, reports indicate, filed with the Archbold Police Department.  Silas M. More...

Sports

Div. II, III Sectional Soccer Pairings

Tournament sites and pairings for Division II and III soccer tournaments have been announced.  Archbold (13-1-1) received the top seed in the Div. III girls sectional tournament at Swanton High School. More...

AHS, PHS Cross Country To Run At Spencerville

Archbold and Pettisville run in the Division III district cross country meet at Spencerville High School, Saturday, Oct. 22.  The Archbold boys team runs in the District 3 race at 3:20 p.m. More...

Div. III, IV Sectional Volleyball Matchups

Matchups for the Division III and IV sectional volleyball tournaments have been drawn.  Defiance hosts the Div. III sectional tournament, where Evergreen (16-2) received the number one seed. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   More...

AHS Class Of 1966 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1966 held its 45th class reunion, Saturday, Sept. 24, at Stella Blue Restaurant, Archbold. More...

Organizations

HOPE   Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief group, Monday, Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m., meeting room, Fulton County Health Center, S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon.  Parkinson Support   Defiance Area Parkinson’s support group, Tuesday, Oct. More...