May 30, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Mike Marti, AHS '85 Grad, Promoted To Army Colonel

Career soldier Mike Marti now wears eagles on his shoulders, the insignia of a U.S. Army colonel.  The right to wear the eagles does not come easy. More...

AHS Graduation About Thank Yous

If there were a theme to the graduation ceremony, Sunday, May 27, for the Archbold High School Class of 2012, it was thank you.  Speakers in the AHS gymnasium gave thanks to students, parents, teachers, friends, relatives, and community members. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

William A. “Bill” Swisher

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Irene A. Rupp

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DEATH NOTICES

Louis W. Schmitz, 84, Archbold, died May 25, 2012. Survivors include two daughters.  ------  When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.–Victor Frankl   More...

People

Couple Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Andy Brenneman and Ada Miller were married June 6, 1952, at West Clinton Mennonite Church, Archbold, by Ed Frey and Menno Good. More...

Becks Celebrate 65th Anniversary

Ruth Huffman and Jay Beck were married June 1, 1947, in St. John Evangelical Reformed Church, Archbold. T.J. Klaudt was the pastor who officiated. They are the parents of two children, Larry Beck, New Zealand, and Linda (Larry) Funk, Wauseon. More...

FFA State Degree Winners

  Pettisville FFA State Degree winners in 2012, are, from left: Taylor Kruse, Nathan Betz, Aaron Bruner, Travis Beck, and Arrin Short. They are seniors. More...

Opinion

Meister Brings Passion To Job

Tim Meister, outgoing Archbold High School principal, spoke of passion during his speech to the Class of 2012 during the AHS graduation ceremony, Sunday, May 27.  Passion is a good word for Meister to use, because he pursued the principal job wi More...

Emergency Planning An Important Task

Be prepared. That’s the motto of the Boy Scouts of America.  And certainly, it’s good advice for everyone, from the individual all the way up to the national level.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, May 29, 2002  The Fulton County Board of Development Disabilities made budget cuts that will save about $205,490.62 during its Thursday, May 23 meeting.  With the cuts, one employee, Chris Seiler, a parttime financi More...

Breaking News - 5/29/2012 7:00 PM

STATE TRACK RESULTS

YOUNG WINS STATE 300 HURDLES TITLE

Danny Young, an Archbold senior, won the 300 hurdles state championship at the Div. II state track & field championships, Saturday, June 2. The boys 4x400 and girls 4x400 each finished fourth.–Updated 6.2, 3:45 pm More...

Two Arrested After Susan Wyse Finds Strangers In Home

Woman In Homeowner's Clothes

Two persons from Northwood are being held at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio on burglary charges after a resident discovered them in her house, Monday afternoon, May 21.  SusanWyse, 67, 82 Pin Oak Place, arrived at home to find a man, w More...

Italian Exchange Student At PHS Passes Ohio Graduation Test

One member of the Pettisville Class of 2012 stands out from her classmates for several reasons.  Like her fellow graduates, Carolina Raffaelli passed the Ohio Graduation Test, or OGT.  Like many of them, she passed it on her first try.  More...

Young Wins Regional Title

Danny Young, an AHS senior, won the Division II 300-meter hurdles regional championship, Saturday, May 26, at Lexington. More...

 

News

Applause!

Dean Thatcher, almost 3, Archbold, applauds during the Archbold Memorial Day Service as his mother, Brittany, hangs on. More...

Correction

On the back page of the May 23 graduation section, a photo of Chandler Tinsman appeared instead of Chandler Tuckerman in the Rich Ford advertisement.  The Buckeye regrets the error.   More...

Burns Answers Campaign Finance Questions

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Public Record

Archbold Man Gets Prison Sentence

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Man Who Says Police Won’t Do Anything Faces Charge

A Bryan man who told friends, “the police won’t do anything” learned the hard way that in fact, they do.  Benito Diaz, 22, Bryan, received a summons to appear in Western District Court after he was involved in an incident in th More...

Golf Clubs Stolen

A set of golf clubs plus a golf bag, valued at more than $1,800, were reported stolen recently.  David F. Meyer, 25, 424 Vine Street, told police he placed the bag in his garage at 10:50 am, Saturday, May 19. The garage door was left open. More...

Sports

Young Wins Regional Championship

Blue Streaks Advance To State In Six Events

Danny Young, an Archbold senior, won the 300-meter hurdles regional title for the second straight year, Thursday, May 24, and Saturday, May 26, at Lexington. Last year he won in Division III. This year he won in Div. II. More...

Blue Streaks Fall To Edison 10-2 In Regional Championship Game

Archbold jumped out to a 2-1 lead after two innings, but Edison scored the last nine runs of the game to win the Division III regional softball championship 10-2, Saturday, May 26, at Ashland.  Archbold trailed 1-0 heading into the bottom of the More...

Pep Talk

Joe Frank, AHS head softball coach, pulls the Streaks together and gives them a pep talk after Susan Knight, Milan Edison's pitcher, hit a grand slam home run in the fourth inning for a 7-2 lead.&nda More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Graduation Sunday combined service. Grace Diller, welcome; Oliver Stuckey, scripture/prayer; Mindy Rupp, prayer; Mylee McQuillin, John Hartman, Morgan Cody, Katie Yoder, offertory; Ethan Wiemken, scripture. More...

Organizations

NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, June 5, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. Senior Center More...

Births

Fulton Co. More...