November 23, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Burks Turns Life Around, Very Thankful For Archbold

This Thanksgiving, members of Tyrone Burks' family will gather around the table at his home for a traditional Thanksgiving meal.  For the 49-year-old Burks, the holiday is special, for he truly has many things to be thankful.  That’s More...

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Obituaries

Doris Marie (Gillen) Stutesman

Doris Marie (Gillen) Stutesman, age 76, of Wauseon, passed away Friday, Nov. 25, 2011, at Flower Hospital in Sylvania.-Posted 11.25, 3 pm More...

Doris M. Rupp

Doris M. Rupp, age 88 years, of Wauseon, passed away early Saturday morning, Nov. 19, 2011, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold.  She was born May 5, 1923, near Wauseon, the daughter of Freeman and Ida (Seiler) Wyse. More...

Public Record

Eight Juveniles Charged With Theft, Vandalism

Archbold police have charged eight juveniles, boys and girls ages 13 to 15, in connection with theft and vandalism cases.  Martin Schmidt, police chief, said officers are still investigating the case. More...

Thefts, Vandalism Cases Reported

There have been several cases of thefts and attempted thefts from, and vandalism to, vehicles in the village.  Information summarized from Archbold police reports state the first case was reported at 9:53 am, Friday, Nov. More...

Five Charged With Disorderly Conduct

Five persons were charged with disorderly conduct resulting from incidents that occurred in Archbold last week.  Police were called to a residence at East Gardens about 9:30 pm, Monday, Nov. More...

Sports

AHS Boys Basketball Returns Six

The 2011-2012 Archbold boys basketball season opens Saturday, Dec. 3, at Wauseon, and six letterwinners return for Doug Krauss, longtime mentor.  More...

Eight Return For AHS Girls Basketball

The Archbold girls basketball team returns eight letterwinners, including five seniors, after going 17-5 last year, 7-1 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League.  The Streaks tied with Evergreen for the league title.  In his fourth year as hea More...

PHS Boys Basketball Returns Seven

The Pettisville boys basketball team, under the guidance of Greg Nofziger, head coach, looks to improve on last year’s record of 10-11 with seven returning letterwinners.  Nofziger has spent 11 seasons at the helm of the Birds and has com More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   More...

Organizations

Blood Drive

Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood draw: Friday, Nov. 25, 1-6 p.m., Wauseon American Legion, 1105 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon.   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center

Nov. 12: Kelsey Knierim, Wauseon, boy.  Nov. 14: Kelly & Toby Bostelman, Napoleon, girl.  Nov. 15: Denece & Jerardo Quintanilla, Archbold, boy.   More...

Kindergarten Feast 2011

Each year, Archbold kindergarten students sit down to a meal that recreates the first Thanksgiving, when the Pilgrims and native Indians gathered to share a feast. More...

No Action On EMS Contracts

The Fulton County Commissioners have again tabled a vote on countywide Emergency Medical Service contracts, putting off a decision until the Thursday, Dec. 1 session.  More...

Free Thanksgiving Meals A Result Of Church Members’ Shared Vision

Five years ago, members of Central Mennonite Church had a vision.  “It was a vision by one of our members. Several people shared that vision,” said Beth Aeschliman, a church member.  The vision? More...

 

News

Bingo!

Jacob Smith, 10, Napoleon, won only his second bingo ever, Friday, Nov. 18, at the Ridgeville Feather Party. He was so excited he couldn’t catch his breath. More...

Liechty Farm Equip. Combines Operations With Kenn-Feld Group

Liechty Farm Equipment combined with Van Wertbased Kenn-Feld Group, LLC, on Tuesday, Nov. 1.  The 10 locations of the two companies will continue to operate under the current names. More...

Young Actresses Talk About Being In Plays

Archbold Community Theatre has resulted in a close friendship for three young actresses.  Kate Nofziger and MacKenna Whitacre, Archbold, and Lydia Babcock, Napoleon, first came together during the ACT production of “Annie,” then work More...

People

Parents Announce Dec. 31 Wedding

Luther and Mary Ann Gautsche, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah, to Kirk Weldy, Archbold, son of Kim and Karin Weldy, Archbold. The bride-elect is an Archbold High School graduate. More...

Family Fun At The Feather Party

  Ned Wyse, a 22-year member of the Archbold Fire Department, plays with his grandsons, Braylon Wyse, 3, and Raja Burkholder, 4, during the AFD Feather Party, Saturday, Nov. 19.– photo by Mary Huber   More...

And The Next Number Is...

  Denny Behnfeldt, left, pulls bingo numbers and hands the balls to Ted Ripke, who announces the pulled numbers during the Ridgeville American Legion Feather Party, Friday, Nov. 18. More...

Opinion

Why Editorials Are Not Signed

From time-to-time, readers ask why editorials published in the Archbold Buckeye are unsigned.  It is the policy of most newspapers in the United States to allow editorials to stand without signature. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2001  Archbold Church of the Nazarene is on inactive status, and money donated by the community toward construction of a new church is being held at district headquarters.   More...

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