November 16, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

EMS Contracts To Be Discussed Mon.

The next major action in the ongoing debate over the Fulton County Emergency Medical Service contracts will come on Monday, Nov. More...

Wind Turbine Price Is $1,853,750, Without Extras

The price of the Archbold Area School District electricity generating wind turbine is $1,853,750, but that’s before some extras, said Aaron Godwin, district wind power consultant.  For example, the school district can choose to purchase a More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Roger F. Ziegler

Roger F. Ziegler, age 79 years, of Archbold, passed away early Thursday morning, Nov. 10, 2011, at the Toledo Hospital.  He was born Aug. More...

Socorro Montoya Jimenez Rocha

Socorro Montoya Jimenez Rocha, 85, died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, in Beeville, Texas.  More...

DEATH NOTICES

Betty F. Smith, 88, Archbold, died Nov. 8, 2011. Survivors include four children.   More...

Public Record

AFD Gets New Radios

Adam Cately, a radio technician, finishes the installation of a new radio in the cab of Archbold Fire Truck No. 101, in preparation for conversion to a new countywide public service radio system. More...

Thefts Reported

Archbold police officers are looking into several theft cases reported over the preceding two weeks.  Police have recovered almost $3,000 in clothing and jewelry that was reported stolen by Robert Johnathon Gaines, East Gardens.  More...

Truck Driver Dies After Accident

A truck driver was dead on arrival at the Fulton County Health Center after the semi he was driving was involved in a parking lot mishap about 1:09 pm, Monday, Nov. 7.  The Archbold police report states David G. More...

Sports

Streaks Fall To Laurel 1-0 In State Semifinal

One word describes the Division III girls soccer state semifinal between Archbold and Shaker Heights Laurel, Wednesday, Nov. More...

Wyse Named NWOAL Soccer Player Of Year

Kidder Is Coach Of Year

Carley Wyse, an Archbold senior, has been named the 2011 Northwest Ohio Athletic League girls soccer Player of the Year.  James Kidder, who just finished his sixth season as the Blue Streak coach, was named the Coach of the Year in the league.&n More...

Blue Streaks Named All-District In Soccer

Carley Wyse, an Archbold senior, and Lauren Kindinger, a junior, were named First Team All-District in Division III by the Northwest Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association.  Mindy Rupp, a senior, and Jesse Fidler, a sophomore, were second te More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Fresh Blueberry Napoleons

6 slices firm white sandwich bread, crusts removed 1 teaspoon butter, softened 1/4 teaspoon sugar 1 cup ricotta cheese (whole or part-skim milk) 1/4 cup mascarpone or cream cheese 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar 2 tablespoons apricot preserves 1 c More...

F&M Bank Gets $4 Million From Fricke Receiver

Gerald Kowalski, receiver for Archbold Elevator and its related businesses, has repaid $4 million to the Farmers & Merchants State Bank.  More...

Parade Route Doesn't Change

The 13th annual Archbold Parade of Lights will follow the same route that has been in place since 2009.  The parade will step off from the ConAgra parking lot at 6:30 pm, Friday, Nov. 25, the day after Thanksgiving.  More...

Ta-Da!

Taylor Parnell, a junior field commander with the Archbold High School Blue Streak Marching Band, sits on the shoulder of Jose Hernandez III, a senior mellophone player, following the dance portion o More...

 

News

Ed Nofziger, 2011 Archbold Citizen Of The Year, Recalls Mentors

Edward L. “Ed” Nofziger, the Archbold 2011 Citizen of the Year, spoke of mentors when he addressed the audience at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce Dinner & Awards Banquet, Thursday, Nov. More...

DD Board Seeks Two-Mill Levy In March Primary

The Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities will ask Fulton County voters to renew a two-mill levy during the March 6 Primary Election.  Beth Friess, superintendent of the DD Board, said the question before voters asks them to renew th More...

Six Businesses, Junior Achievement Honored

Six local businesses, plus the Archbold Junior Achievement program, were honored at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Citizen of the Year Banquet, Thursday, Nov. More...

People

Couple To Wed December 10

John and Chris Shafer, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay, to Brian Baden, Archbold, son of Jeff and Laura, Napoleon. The bride-elect is a 2007 Archbold High School graduate. More...

Seeking Direction

  Coronet player Madalyn Roth, a freshman, watches for direction during the AHS marching band indoor concert, Thursday, Nov. 10.– photo by David Pugh   More...

Opinion

Girls Soccer Team Displays Character

Excitement was in the air last week when the Archbold girls soccer team was getting ready to play in its first-ever state tournament.  In fact, the Streaks made history several times this season. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Nov. More...

No Need For Argument Over EMS Contracts

There seems to be a clash of personalities between one Fulton County commissioner, the Village of Archbold, and the Archbold Fire Department over ALS-1, the Archbold paramedic unit. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical  Sunday: CD prelude; Jesse Kahler, worship leader. Message, “Potential of Our Commission,” Chris Weeks, guest pastor, Kent City Baptist Church, Kent City, Mich. More...

Organizations

HOPE  Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief group, Monday, Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m., meeting room, Fulton County Health Center, S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon.  Mental Health  Mental health support group, Thursday, Nov. More...

Follow The Music

Olivia Krieger, a sophomore trombone player, performs during the Archbold High School Marching Band indoor concert at the AHS gym, Thursday, Nov. 10. More...