September 5, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Grand Champion Ribbons Awarded At Junior Fair

Kaitlyn Nofziger, daughter of Greg and Jodi, Pettisville, showed the grand champion beef feeder while Emily Herring, daughter of Phil and Donielle, Pettisville, showed the grand champion steer and grand champion born and raised steer at the 2012 Fult More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Paul J. Arnos

Paul J. Arnos, age 91, of rural Stryker, passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Napoleon. More...

Genevieve “Sweetgrass” Eicher

Genevieve “Sweetgrass” Eicher, 88, of Napoleon, passed away Thursday, Aug. More...

Public Record

Runaway Bus Hits Pole; Parking Brake Not Set

Joe Long, Archbold Area School District interim superintendent, said he will decide this week whether to discipline the driver of the school bus that rolled down an alley and struck a pole. The incident occurred about 2:31 pm, Thursday, Aug. 30. More...

Prosecutor Studies Domestic Incident

Officials from the Fulton County prosecutor office are looking at the details of what Archbold police are calling a domestic violence incident.  Police are withholding details of those involved, but one youth, age 14, received apparent minor inj More...

Harassment Cases Reported

Three harassment cases were reported to Archbold police last week.  Gwen Maria Maley, 33, Archbold, told police on Friday, Aug. More...

Sports

AHS Boys Soccer Raises Record To 4-0

The Archbold boys soccer team continued its winning ways with a 5-0 victory over visiting Bryan (1-2), Tuesday, Aug. 28.  The Streaks (4-0) have outscored their opponents 22-1 in the first four games.  More...

Bryan Sizzles In League Opener, Beats Streaks 56-14

The Archbold football team made the short trip west, Friday, Aug. More...

AHS Tennis Drops Two

The Archbold girls tennis team were blanked 5-0 by Maumee Valley Country Day, Monday, Aug. 27, and Wauseon, Thursday, Aug. 30, to fall to 2-6 on the season.  MVCD 5, AHS 0   More...

Breaking News - 9/4/2012 7:00 PM

Adrian Man Killed In Tuesday Car Crash

Glen W. Robinson, 86, Adrian, Mich., died as a result of injuries he received in a two-vehicle crash that occurred at the intersection of US20 and St. Rt. 109 about 11:28 am Tuesday, Sept. 4. More...

Breaking News - 9/4/2012 7:00 PM

Archbold Woman In Car Crash

Press reports say Tamala McQuillin, 52, Archbold, was involved in a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 108 and Co. Rd. D about 7:50 am, Wednesday, Sept. More...

Breaking News - 9/4/2012 7:00 PM

Two Bodies Found In Rural Delta

Identifications Made

The two bodies found in the yard at 2097 Co. Rd. 6, Delta/Swancreek Township, on Saturday, Sept. 8, have been identified as Katie L. Roberts, 24, 2005 N. Summit St., Toledo, and Justin L. Roberts, 30, 2097 Co. Rd. More...

Jamie Seel Starts Fashion Career In LA

Who would ever think Archbold High School would be a place to start a career in the fashion industry?  Jamie Seel, AHS ‘10, doesn’t see it as a problem at all.  “My philosophy is, ‘It doesn’t matter where you w More...

 

News

Additional Fulton Co. Junior Fair Results

Additional winners from the 2012 Fulton County Junior Fair are listed below.  Winners are listed by name, parents’ names, town, and category, when the information was available.  Hogs   More...

Woman Sights Eagle In Town

Diane Swisher, Archbold, told this newspaper she had sighted a bald eagle flying around the Archbold reservoirs last week.  She reported seeing the eagle near the reservoir between 6 and 6:30 pm, Wednesday, Aug. More...

St. Rt. 66, US 6 Open

Ohio Department of Transportation road maintenance projects near Archbold are mostly complete.  Culverts have been repaired on St. Rt. 66 between St. Rt. 34 and St. Rt. More...

People

Grabers Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Elwood and Joyce Graber, West Unity, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.  Elwood Graber and Joyce Long were married on Sept. 6, 1952, at Sterling, Ill.  They are the parents of seven children and 20 grandchildren.   More...

Felix Is Seven-Time Grand Champion At Henry County Fair

Melissa Felix, 19, AHS ‘12, and her horse, Silky Story, were seven-time grand champions and two-time reserve grand champions at the Henry County Fair, Aug. 10-16, in Napoleon. More...

Flag Raising

On the first day of school, Wednesday, Aug. More...

Opinion

Never Forget 9/11

Tuesday, Sept. 11, marks the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on United States soil, known simply as “9/11.”  Islamic terrorists flew hijacked airliners into buildings in New York City and Washington, D.C. More...

Other Editors Say...

Life-Saving Skill: Simplified Approach To CPR Appears To Have Made A Difference

Local medical experts are doing a great job of spreading the word: In the crucial minutes between when a human heart stops and medics arrive, a person’s survival can depend on whether someone nearby performs CPR.  The Fairfield Medical Cen More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2002  Enrollment at the Archbold and Pettisville school districts is down by about seven students, according to preliminary figures. More...

Religion

Blacks Named King/Queen Of Golden Wedding Party

Donald and Shirley Black, Wauseon, were named king and queen of the 54th annual Fulton County Fair Golden Wedding Party, Sunday afternoon, Sept. 2.  The couple met in church and started dating in February 1942. More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Central Mennonite   Sunday: Ed and Karen Stamm, Ralph and Carolyn Metzler, greeters; Sidney Ramirez, music for gathering; Anita Roth, song leader; Chris Schoenhals, Amber Sauder, worship leaders; Janice Nafziger, children’s time; Wanda Sto More...

Organizations

Divorce  DivorceCare, a help seminar and support group, and DC4K, a program for children ages 5-12 in families of divorce, Mondays, 6:30 p.m., West Clinton Mennonite Church, 18029 Co. Rd. C, Wauseon.  Nursing Mom’s Group  More...