November 2, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

DIVISION III REGIONAL GIRLS SOCCER

Archbold 3, Lima Central Catholic 2

Archbold scored the go-ahead goal with 4:08 left in the game to defeat Lima Central Catholic 3-2, Wednesday night, Nov. 2, at Ottawa Hills High School in a Division III regional semifinal game. More...

Administrator Salaries, New School, Levy

School Board Candidates Discuss Topics At Meet The Candidates Night

Candidates for Archbold Area School Board faced questions ranging from imposing pay-to-play fees to replacement of the Archbold Middle School during Meet the Candidates Night, sponsored by the Archbold Education Association.  More...

Costumes on Parade

A wide variety of costumes appeared at the Archbold Elementary School Halloween Costume Parade, Friday, Oct. 28. Amber Gericke was an angel, while Jasmine Flores donned a clown outfit. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Maurice E. King

May 24, 1922-Oct. 25, 2011

Maurice E. King was born in the Lockport area on May 24, 1922, to William (Bill) and Carrie (Nofzinger) King, their fifth child.  He entered his heavenly home on Oct. More...

Bruce M. Bly

Bruce M. Bly, 62, Archbold, passed away peacefully at Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center, Defiance, at 12:30 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, with his family by his side.  More...

Marlan Kenneth Burkholder

Marlan Kenneth Burkholder, age 86, of Wauseon, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, at the University of Toledo Medical Center.  Prior to his retirement, Marlan had been a lifelong area livestock and grain farmer.  More...

People

Griesers Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Orval and Norma Grieser, Archbold, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.  Orval Grieser and Norma Moll were married Oct. More...

FFA News

The Pettisville FFA rural team placed second at the 2011 rural and urban county soil judging, Friday, Sept. More...

Leopard Theme

Jalyn Tijerina, an Archbold second grade student, chose a costume with a leopard print for the annual Halloween Costume Parade, Friday, Oct. 28.– photo by David Pugh More...

Opinion

STEM And The Future

Reports say America is giving up its place as a world leader in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. We’re told American students are falling behind in performance on math tests.  Fewer boys and girls in the U.S. More...

Other Editors Say...

For parents of little hackers who have feared the knock of a federal agent at their door, there is good news. It might be a job recruiter.  U.S. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2001  Workers at the Archbold Post Office have taken precautions after evidence of anthrax contamination had been found in mail sorting centers.   More...

NOV. 8 ELECTION RESULTS - Free Access

Final Fulton & Henry County Results - 100% Precincts Reporting

Fulton Co. Results: Archbold Mayor: Kenny Cowell 557; Jim Wyse 998 More...

Blue Streaks Win First District Girls Soccer Title In School History

  The AHS girls soccer team defeated Genoa 2-1, Saturday, Oct. 29, to win the Division III district girls championship. It is the first girls soccer district title since the program started in 1999. More...

Home Invasion Suspect Arrested On Stamm Street

Bomb Squad Takes Possible Grenade

Archbold police confiscated a gun, body armor, and what they suspected was a hand grenade about 1 am, Friday, Oct. More...

Judge Rejects Fricke Bids For Businesses

James Barber, Fulton County Common Pleas Court judge, has rejected the bids of William Fricke, Pettisville, in connection with his attempt to purchase some of the assets of his businesses, said Gerald Kowalski, a Toledo attorney.  Barber’s More...

 

News

Council Candidates Asked About Woodland Park; Mayoral Candidates Asked About Capital Projects List

The four men running for Archbold Village Council were asked how much Woodland Park cost– and none of them had an answer.  That was one topic that came out of the Meet The Candidates night, sponsored by the Archbold Education Association, More...

Four County, ADAMhs Board Ask For Tax Levy Approvals

Voters in the counties of Fulton, Defiance, Henry, and Williams are asked to approve two property tax levies during the Tuesday, Nov. More...

Trustee, Fiscal Officer Candidates Profiled

Voters in townships surrounding the Village of Archbold will have choices to make at the voting polls on Tuesday, Nov. 8, in the General Election.  German Township Fiscal Officer   Candidate: Joyce Kinsman  Incumbent: no  More...

Public Record

Local Woman In Car-Pickup Crash

Patricia A. Kewitz-Cousino, 61, Archbold, was involved in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of US20A and Co. Rd. 25-2 about 6:28 pm, Monday, Oct. More...

Police Hear About Menacing Complaint, Absence Report

Archbold police officers met with Amanda Jo Cardwell, Archbold, on Sunday, Oct. More...

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 21   8:14 am: Stray dog on football field, put in kennel, notified dog warden.  2:03 pm: 911 hang-up, 300 block Ditto St., unfounded, child had telephone.  9:35 pm: Noise, East Gardens, unfounded.  Oct. More...

Sports

Streaks Are District Champions

The Archbold girls soccer team won its first district championship in school history in front of a large Blue Streak crowd with a 2-1 victory over Genoa, Saturday, Oct. More...

AHS, PHS Runners Finish Seasons At Div. III Regionals

Archbold and Pettisville cross country runners competed at Division III regional cross country meets, Saturday, Oct. More...

Streaks Fall To Kalida In District Semifinal

The Kalida Wildcats came from behind to edge Archbold 2-1, Tuesday, Oct. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: CD prelude; Trey Sonnenberg, worship leader; Morgan Cody, offertory, “Never Underestimate Me.” Message, “Jesus: The Only One Who Can Open The Scroll,” Jesse Kahler. More...

Rice Is Fairlawn Haven Resident Of The Month

Edna Rice is the November Resident of the Month at Fairlawn Haven, Archbold.  She was born to Jacob and Mary Ann (Schmucker) Miller on April 16, 1924, near Nappanee, Ind. More...

Organizations

Senior Center   More...