June 13, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Pettisville Levy Off August Ballot

Voters in the Pettisville School District won’t be asked to raise their taxes this August after an action by the school board at its Monday, June 11 meeting. More...

Children Raise Money For Relay

Youngsters held a bake sale and lemonade business during the North Pointe Estates garage sales, Thursday and Friday, June 7-8, to raise money for the ABC 4 Maddy Relay for Life team. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Lonnie L. Engler

Lonnie L. Engler, age 69, of Archbold, passed away Monday, June 11, 2012, at Bryan Care and Rehabilitation Center.–Posted 6.17, 3 pm More...

Marleah Faith Lauber

Marleah Faith Lauber, age 2 months, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, June 11, 2012 at Toledo Children’s Hospital.–updated 5:22 pm 6.13.12 More...

Louise M. Kling

Louise M. Kling, age 83, of rural Wauseon, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at the Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon.–Posted 6.13, 10:30 pm More...

People

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Ron and Esther Borton, Archbold, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Ron Borton and Esther Nelson were married on July 7, 1962. More...

Couple To Marry June 16 In Bryan

Pete and Luana King, Archbold, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Gina, to Jake Eisenhauer, son of Joe and Renee, Huntington, Ind. The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Archbold High School. More...

Honor Student

Alyssa Mann, PHS ‘10, daughter of Gary and Teresa, was named to the dean’s list for the 2012 spring semester at Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, Ind. Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify. More...

Opinion

Childs' Purchase Good For Archbold

It’s good news the former Huntington Bank building in historic downtown Archbold has found its way into the hands of Mike Childs, a local businessman. More...

Andrew Pratt Honored For Work

When Andrew Pratt, a Pettisville High School graduate, received the Pilgrim Medal from Defiance College, it was an acknowledgement of one young man’s talents and accomplishments. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years AgoWednesday, June 12, 2002 Pettisville School District teachers will receive a 4% pay increase each year for the next two years. The agreement replaces the current contract that was due to expire June 30. More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Ice Cream with Hot Fudge Sauce

1/2 gallon vanilla ice creamor frozen yogurt2 (1-ounce) squares semisweet chocolate1 tablespoon butter2/3 cup sugar1/2 teaspoon vanilla1/4 teaspoon salt1 cup evaporated milkMaraschino cherries For sauce, heat, melt and stir chocolate, butter, sugar, More...

Breaking News - 6/13/2012 9:40 PM

BREAKING NEWS

West Unity Principal To Take Over Archbold Middle School

The Archbold Area School Board voted to hire Matthew J. Shields, Archbold, to be the principal of the Archbold Middle School.–posted 3.44 pm 6/13/12 More...

Breaking News - 6/13/2012 9:36 PM

BREAKING NEWS

Police Seeking Missing Musical Equipment

A. J. Schroeder, Archbold police officer, said APD and Zion Mennonite Church are seeking the return of missing musical instruments and equipment valued at more than $5,400.–posted 5:10 pm 6.13.12 More...

Rt. 66 In Henry County Closed Starting Friday

Repairs Projected To Take Two Months

Motorists who frequently travel St. Rt. 66 through northern Henry County will have to contend with a detour, as the Ohio Department of Transportation will close the road for several weeks. More...

PHS Class Of 2012 Showered With Praise

Members of the Pettisville High School Class of 2012 received plenty of praise during their graduation ceremony, Sunday, June 10. More...

Pettisville Wind Turbine Schedule Given To Board

The installation of blades, the last step in the construction of the Pettisville School District wind turbine, is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 21. More...

News

Governor Names Barber To Ohio Turnpike Commission

John Kasich, Ohio governor, has named Sandy Barber, Fulton County recorder and chairman of the Fulton County Republican Party, to the Ohio Turnpike Commission. Barber said Kasich asked her to serve. More...

Selgo Named Principal At Ottawa-Glandorf

Jayson Selgo, AHS ‘01, was recently named principal of Ottawa-Glandorf High School. “It’s an excellent district, with an excellent community, with excellent community support,” Selgo said. More...

Home Addition In Zoning Report

A zoning permit for an addition to a home in the North Pointe subdivision was one of nine zoning permits issued by the Village of Archbold during the month of May. More...

Public Record

Two Sentenced After Jan. 7 Assault Case

Vashti Bowers, 23, and Gahlon Kunkle, 24, both of Fayette, were sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court recently for their role in a Saturday, Jan. 7 incident that left an Archbold man with apparent minor injuries. More...

Archbold Man Pleads To Domestic Violence

Angelo M. Cranston, 25, Archbold, has entered a guilty plea to a charge of domestic violence. More...

Jewelry Reported Stolen From Vehicle

Christine Gelios, 75, Archbold, told police jewelry valued at more than $4,000 was stolen from her car. More...

Sports

Acme Baseball

The Archbold Acme baseball team is 5-4 after the first two weeks of action. Defiance 10, Archbold 8Defiance 12, Archbold 8 The Streaks lost both games of a doubleheader with Defiance, Wednesday, May 30, in their season opener. More...

AHS Softball Players Honored In District, State

Four Archbold softball players received All-District honors for the 2012 season. The Streaks were led by Cassidy Wyse, who received First Team honors. More...

Pettisville Girls Track Awards

Winners of Pettisville High School girls track awards, from left: Brooke Waidelich, most improved; Carley Hoffmire, Buckeye Border Conference scholar athlete; Amber Loar, coaches award; Devon Friend, More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical More...

Organizations

HOPE Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief group, Monday, June 18, 7:30 p.m., meeting room, Fulton County Health Center, S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center June 2: Edmida & Kevin Hintz, Delta, boy. June 6: Jennifer Wyse, Wauseon, girl. More...