May 16, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

DIVISION II DISTRICT TRACK

Results for the Archbold boys track team from the Div. II district track meet at Oak Harbor, Wednesday, May 16. Posted 5.16, 11 pm More...

DIVISION III DISTRICT BASEBALL

Lake 10, Archbold 1

Lake defeated Archbold 10-1, Thursday, May 17, in a Division III district baseball semifinal at Defiance High School.–Posted 5.17, 8:30 pm More...

SUPERIOR

AHS Chorale Earns Top State Rating

For the first time since 1998, the 56-member Archbold Chorale received a superior, or I, rating at state music competition.  After receiving a superior in district competition at Archbold on March 16, the Chorale and the AHS women’s chorus More...

AHS Prom All About Dancing

It was a dancing crowd at the 2012 Archbold High School Prom, Saturday, May 12, at the Archbold Knights of Columbus Rebeau Hall. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Delmar Jay Sauder

Delmar Jay Sauder, age 81, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2012, as he watched TV in his recliner at his home in Fairlawn Haven, Archbold.–Posted 5.21, 8:44 a.m. More...

Ronda Jean Doehrmann

Ronda Jean Doehrmann, 52, of Bellefontaine, passed away from melanoma, Friday, May 11, 2012 in her home.  Ronda was born on Feb. 2, 1960 in Wauseon, the youngest daughter of the late Donald and Fern (Stuckey) Wyse.  More...

Helen E. Cook

Helen E. More...

People

Archbolds Visit Archbold

Completing one of the things he wanted to do before shuffling off this mortal coil, Jim Archbold and his wife, Nancy, visited Archbold Tuesday and Wednesday, May 8-9. More...

Honor Students

Area students have been named to the dean’s list for the 2012 spring semester at Northwest State Community College, Archbold. A * denotes a 4.0 grade point average. Archbold More...

Lantz Honored At Nurse Pinning Ceremony

Morgan Lantz, Archbold, a Huntington (Ind.) University graduating nursing student, was honored Friday, May 11, in a traditional pinning ceremony. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing on Saturday, May 12. More...

Opinion

Thank You For Tragedy-Free Proms

This year, our local prom season has officially passed without tragedy, and for that, all are thankful.  Prom is the season when young men and women dress up in their finest and go to what is perhaps the biggest party of their young lives. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, May 15, 2002   Bruce Lauber, a German Township trustee, said the group is in a quandary over what to do about Co. Rd. More...

Other Editors Say...

A preventable disease could rear its head in the United States again this year, causing scores of hospitalizations.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning of the possibility of a measles outbreak, spurred by Americans return More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Golden Grain Muffins

1 cup quick-cooking oats1/2 cup natural bran1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon cinnamon1 cup buttermilk*1/2 cup honey1 whole egg1 egg white, beaten1/4 cup canola oil1 cup whole wheat flour3/4 cup ground flaxseed2 teaspoons baking powder1 teaspoon baking s More...

Breaking News - 5/15/2012 7:00 PM

DIV. III REGIONAL SOFTBALL SEMIFINAL SITE MOVED - Free Access

Archbold, Evergreen To Play At Liberty Center

The Division III regional semifinal softball game between Archbold and Evergreen has been moved from Ashland to Liberty Center, Wednesday, May 23, 5 p.m. More...

DIVISION III DISTRICT TRACK

Thursday, May 17 results

Results from Div. More...

DIVISION IV DISTRICT SOFTBALL

Ayersville 7, Pettisville 5

Ayersville defeated Pettisville 7-5 to win the Div. IV district softball championship at Bryan, Friday, May 18.–Updated 5.18, 10 pm More...

DIVISION II DISTRICT BOYS TENNIS

Fredrick, Cassidy Advance To District Semifinals

The AHS doubles team of Kevin Fredrick and Nick Cassidy has advanced to the semifinals of the Division II district boys tennis tournament at Bowling Green State University.–Posted 5.17, 8:30 pm More...

Short New High School Principal

Royal Short, principal of Archbold Middle School, will become the high school principal effective Aug. More...

Marti To Speak At Memorial Day Service

Ridgeville Hosts Naval Commander

Mike Marti, an Archbold native and U.S. Army colonel, and Dale Ward, a retired U.S. More...

 

News

Income Tax Collects Nearly $1.3 Million

Members of Archbold Village Council learned municipal income tax revenue for the month of April was up compared to last year, and that the year-to-date figure is more than 6.5% ahead of 2011. More...

Pettisville Students On Stage

Pettisville elementary students performed the musical “Suessical” for the Pettisville Operetta, Thursday, May 10. More...

Library Board Okays Repair Of Gutters

The Archbold Community Library Board approved spending $4,600 to repair the library building gutters during its Wednesday, May 9 meeting.  More...

Public Record

Garage Fire Causes $35,000 In Damage

A fire in a detached garage caused about $35,000 in damage, Monday evening, May 14.  Archbold firefighters were called to the home of Kirk S. Weldy, 101 Union Street, about 8:18 p.m., for a structure fire.  More...

Single Charge Against Rice Explained

Carla S. More...

Car, Pickup Collide Downtown Sat.

Juan S. More...

Sports

Blue Streak Boys Win Fourth Straight NWOAL Track Title

Kinsey Smith, 4x400 Win Titles In Girls Event

The Archbold boys track team crowned seven individual champions on its way to its fourth straight Northwest Ohio Athletic League title, Tuesday, May 8 and Friday, May 11, at Bryan.  The Streaks dominated the boys event, scoring 166 points. More...

AHS Boys 4x400 NWOAL Champions

The Archbold boys 4x400 team of Danny Young, Blake Drewes, Hayden Stamm, and Jacob Ott, from left, won a Northwest Ohio Athletic League title last week at the league meet.– photo by Donald Youn More...

AHS Boys 4x100 NWOAL Champions

The Archbold boys 4x100 team of Levi Wyse, Jacob Ott, TJ Gerken, and Tyson Lersch, from left, won a Northwest Ohio Athletic League title last week at the league meet.– photo by Donald Young More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Prelude; Trey Sonnenberg, worship leader, prayer; message, “A Heart of Generosity-Part 2,” Jesse Kahler. More...

Students Named Kids That Care At Fairlawn

Shylo Richardson and Gavin Gericke have been named second-year Kids That Care for May at Fairlawn Haven, Archbold.  Shylo is the daughter of Sybil and Corry. She has one sister, Lexa. More...

Ice Cream Social

Ice cream with all the toppings was a big hit at the Archbold Band Ice Cream Social, Thursday, May 10. More...