September 12, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Transportation Of Injured PHS Student Discussed

Pettisville school officials are looking for a better solution for accommodating a student who is recovering from serious injuries.  The Pettisville School Board discussed the situation at the Monday, Sept. More...

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Obituaries

Betty Lou Clark

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, Betty Lou Clark of Archbold.  She passed away on Sept. 16, 2012, at Fairlawn Haven, after spending her final days surrounded by her family.Betty was born Oct. More...

Sandra K. “Sandy” Meiring

Sandra K. “Sandy” Meiring, age 58, of Wauseon, passed away on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at Ebeid Hospice Center in Sylvania. She was surrounded by her loving family and friends. Sandra was born on Jan. More...

Sarah Ellen Nofziger

Sarah Ellen Nofziger, 95, Archbold, went home to be with her Lord and Savior very suddenly Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at her home.  She was born Sept. 28, 1916, near Archbold to Fred P. More...

People

Spotts, Brown To Marry Sept. 22

Craig and Marilyn Spotts, rural Wauseon, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jodi, to Eric Brown, Cuyahoga Falls, son of Cliff and Jennifer Brown, Carrollton.  The bride-elect is a Pettisville High School graduate. More...

Klopfensteins Celebrate 50th

Gene and Ruth Klopfenstein, Pettisville, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  Gene Klopfenstein and Ruth Eash were married Sept. More...

Opinion

Runaway School Bus Not Good

Everyone should thank their lucky stars, give a rabbit’s foot an extra squeeze, and offer a big prayer of thanks, after an empty Archbold school bus rolled away and struck a pole.  The driver left the vehicle unattended. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002   Rusty Brunicardi, president and CEO of Community Hospitals of Williams County, told Chamber members that seven beds should be available at the Westfield Medical Center by the end of the year.  More...

Letter To The Editor

I read with interest your article of John Downey’s no vote.  The statement “with all the extra demands placed on our administrator,” took me back to my first several years at Archbold.  I was hired in 1967. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Mission Sunday. African Inter-Mennonite Mission DVD; Jesse Kahler, worship leader. More...

Trees Keep Soccer Balls Out Of Field

 A new line of trees across the east end of Woodland Park will not only provide a windbreak and visual screen from the adjacent field, it will also keep errant soccer balls from becoming lost in the crops. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center Aug. 31: Christa Berry, Archbold, boy. Sept. 1: Jennifer & Jeff Smith, Wauseon, girl; Ann & Donald Baker, Wauseon, boy. Sept. 3: Victoria Roth, Wauseon, girl; Erinn & Jake Wyse, Ridgeville Corners, girl. Sept. More...

AHS Students Using New iPad Computers

Archbold High School students have had their iPad tablet computers less than a week, but they’re already using them in classrooms, and discovering new things they will do.  That’s what Royal Short, AHS principal, said Tuesday.  More...

More Fresh Fruits, Vegetables On School Lunch Trays

A new government requirement for school lunches, calling for more fresh foods with more fruits and vegetables, is creating problems in some schools.  They’re seeing some of the healthy foods going right from students’ trays into the More...

County Fair Attendance Tops 260,000, Fails To Set Records

The Fulton County Fair Board reported there were 260,315 admissions to the 2012 Fulton County Fair, up about 6.9%, or 16,760, from the seven-day total for 2011.  In 2011, there were 243,555 admissions.  The 2012 fair was Friday, Aug. More...

 

News

Gearhart Starts As New NWOESC Superintendent

Kerri Gearhart, the new superintendent of the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center, started her job Tuesday, Sept. More...

Pettisville School Board Reviews Building Problems

The Pettisville School Board looked over problems with its just-under-one-yearold school building during its Monday, Sept. More...

iPad Day At AHS

Archbold High School students received their Apple iPad tablet computers, Thursday and Friday, Sept. More...

Public Record

Breaking News - 9/11/2012 7:00 PM

Coroner Issues Rulings In Suspected Murder-Suicide Case

Fulton County Sheriff Department officials are treating the discovery of two bodies in rural Delta as a murder-suicide, press release information states. The FCSD said on Saturday, Sept. 8, at 4:04 pm, deputies were dispatched to a home at 2097 Co. More...

Police Have Leads In $8,000 Burglary

Tera Rogers, an Archbold police officer, said police have leads in the burglary of an Archbold residence that resulted in the theft of $8,406.71 in property.  Police were called to the 1105 South Defiance Street home of Robert W. More...

Morenci Firefighter Collapses Battling Fayette Area Blaze

A Morenci, Mich., firefi ghter is hospitalized at Toledo Hospital after he fell ill battling a house fire in the 16000 block of Co. Rd. 19, Sunday, Sept. More...

Sports

Photos from the OSU 31-16 win over Central Florida 9/8/12 - Free Access

Photos by Scott Schultz, Archbold Buckeye sports photographer

If you're an OSU football fan, check out these photos from Saturday's game! More...

Photos from the OSU 35-28 football win over California - Free Access

Taken by Scott Schultz, Archbold Buckeye sports photographer

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Nofziger Breaks Scoring Record

10th-Ranked Streaks 6-0

The Archbold boys soccer team stretched its unblemished record to six games with a 3-2 win over Fort Jennings and 2-1 over Ottoville last week.  Archbold was tied with Dayton Christian School for 10th place in Division III in the opening Ohio Sc More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Mango Mousse  2 ripe mangoes, pitted, peeled Water to add to mango mixture 1 tablespoon arrowroot 1 tablespoon agave nectar 1 tablespoon fresh orange juice (or lemon juice) Heavy cream (enough to make 2 cups fr More...