July 11, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

No Action On New Archbold Superintendent

David Deskins, Archbold Area School District superintendent, said Monday no action has been taken in finding a replacement for him.  Deskins turned in his resignation, Thursday, June 28, to take the position of director of human resources at the More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Kenneth Allen Delphous

Nov. 17, 1953-July 8, 2012

Kenneth Allen Delphous, 58, of E. Main St., Fayette, died Sunday, July 8, 2012, at the St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo.  He was born on Nov. 17, 1953, in Toledo, to Andrew A. More...

Marvin Daniel Grieser

Aug. 18, 1928-July 8, 2012

Marvin passed away Sunday July 8, 2012, at his home in Archbold.  Marvin was born near Wauseon, the son of Daniel and Rosa (Beck) Grieser.  He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Sharon; two sisters, Dorothy and Florence; and fi More...

Public Record

Sentenced To Community Control For Sex Crimes

Timothy A. Rettig, 46, rural Archbold, was sentenced to three days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio and three years of community control after pleading guilty to charges related to child pornography.  More...

Businesses Burglarized, Tools, Cash Stolen

Archbold police are investigating two break-ins on the south side of Archbold as connected cases, Tera Rogers, an officer, said Monday.  Police were called to Auto Images, Friday, July 6, at about 6 am, after the breakin was discovered.  Th More...

Hung Jury In 1985 Hill Murder Trial

A mistrial was declared Friday, July 6, in the murder trial of Walter Zimbeck, 45, Strawberry Plains, Tenn.  Zimbeck was indicted on murder charges in July 2009, in the 1985 beating death of Lori Ann Hill, 14, Swanton.  After the original i More...

Sports

Acme Baseball

Archbold (18-5) advanced to the finals of the Acme North Sectional Tournament at Archbold with three victories last week.  The Streaks opened the tournament with a 6-4 victory over Evergreen, Tuesday, July 3. More...

Junior Acme Wins District

The Archbold Junior Acme team defeated Napoleon 5-4 in eight innings to win the sectional-district championship at Napoleon, Friday, July 6. Chan Wyse was the winning pitcher. More...

Thatcher Represents USA In Diving Meet

Cameron Thatcher, 14, grandson of Maryann Thatcher, Archbold, represented the United States in the International Youth Diving Meet in Dresden, Germany, April 26-29.  He was selected based on his secondplace finishes in the 1- and 3-meter springb More...

Cheney Honored For CPR Training

A one-hour class usually doesn’t seem that important.  But what about one that you take on Thursday and helps you save a life on Sunday?  Tammy Sperling, Stryker, received instruction in life-saving techniques from Rod Cheney, Fulton More...

Two Die In Auto Accidents

Two persons are dead after traffic accidents in the Archbold area. April Westfall, 41, West Unity, died as a result of a two-car crash at the intersection of US20A and Co. Rd. 19, Saturday, July 7, at 4:56 pm. More...

 

News

Pettisville Turbine Prepared

Workers from Marous Brothers Construction, Willoughby, prepare to lift the nacelle of the Pettisville School District wind turbine from a trailer, Saturday, June 23. More...

Council Goes Out Of Town For New Truck

Archbold Village Council elected to go out of town to purchase a new mediumduty truck during its Monday, July 2 meeting.  At the recommendation of the village street department and streets and sidewalk committee, council agreed to purchase a 201 More...

Good Dirty Fun

Players in the Black Swamp Benefit Oozeball Tournament end up covered in the mud that makes up the court. More...

People

Couple To Wed In Granger, Ind.

Mr. and Mrs. Martin Schmidt, Archbold, and Mr. and Mrs. William Hunter, Wabash, Ind., announce the engagement of their children, Stephanie Ann Schmidt and Zachary Michael Hunter.  More...

Borer, Richardson To Wed Aug. 25

David and Mary Borer, Fayette, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lisa Marie, to Andrew Lynn Richardson, son of Dennis and Tamara Richardson, Fayette, and Brenda Richardson and William Dickey, Waldron, Mich.  More...

Parents Announce August 4 Wedding

Phil and Shirley Crossgrove, Wauseon, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jodi, Pettisville, to Darren Yeager, Adrian, Mich., son of Merle and Andrea, Centreville, Mich.  More...

Opinion

Giving Cardiac Arrest, Other Victims Their Best Chance

When a person suffers sudden cardiac arrest, the clock starts ticking.  When a person is choking, the clock starts ticking.  When a heart goes into the rapid, irregular contractions of fibrillation, the clock starts ticking.  As the cl More...

Letter To The Editor

I am writing this in response to the Buckeye’s July 4 editorial of Archbold’s superintendent resigning and his everlasting legacy.  I more than respect this newspaper’s opinions and hope those who read this letter will grant me More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, July 10, 2002   Council approved sidewalks on the east side of South Buehrer Street and on the south side of West Lugbill Road. No sidewalk will be built on Monumental Street.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   June 29: Melanie & Jason Baun, Archbold, girl.  June 30: Christina Shonk, Delta, boy.  July 4: Beth Trevino, Lyons, boy.   More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of July 16-20   MONDAY: chicken breast sandwich, hash brown casserole, buttered beets, ambrosia.  TUESDAY: lasagna, key west vegetables, baked apples, fresh baked bread.  WEDNESDAY: ham loaf, sweet potatoes, butter beans, brownies More...