September 26, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Henry County Senior Citizens Of Year Dedicated To Helping Others

Teaching. Mentoring. Visiting people in crisis. Entertaining. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Lucille M. Crossgrove

Lucille M. Crossgrove, age 96 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday afternoon, Sept. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Robert L. Layman, 80, Defiance and formerly of Ridgeville Township, died Sept. 20, 2012. Survivors include two children.   More...

Public Record

Nine Theft Reports Filed With Police

Nine theft reports covering everything from a motorcycle, three central airconditioning units to eight cases of beer and two packs of cigarettes were filed with Archbold police.  More...

Schantz Sentenced For Illegal Voting Conviction

Roger Schantz, 76, Murrells Inlet, S.C., was sentenced to seven days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio after pleading guilty to charges related to illegal voting.  Schantz, an Archbold native and 1954 Archbold High School graduate, was More...

Police Recover Motorcycle

Archbold police have recovered a motorcycle that was reported stolen.  Officers were called to East Gardens on the report of a possible fight in the hallway of the 700 building.  When they arrived, no one was to be found.  Fulton Count More...

Opinion

Postal Service Deal With Valassis Is Unfair

Small and large newspapers are opposed to a plan by the U.S. More...

Letter To The Editor

We are filled with many different emotions after reading the opinion article in the Sept. 12 issue regarding the runaway school bus.  More...

Letter To The Editor

As a former director of special education, a retired superintendent and school board member, I could not believe superintendent Switzer’s response to the Nartker family.  It seems to me that with the serious accident and long recovery proc More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite   Sunday: Bobbie Stuckey, prelude and offertory; Wynn Roth, worship leader; Jenn Cobb, song leader; Emma, Sydney and Jen Cobb, special music; Robert Chrismer, Gideon speaker. More...

Childrens Cast Of "Porridgegate"

These boys and girls are the cast members of the Archbold Community Theatre production of “Porridgegate,” a children’s theatre show. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Sept. 13: Mariajuanita & Ricardo Vasquez, Wauseon, boy.  Sept. 14: Megan Antoszewski, Fayette, boy.  Sept. 21: Melissa & Ryan Nafziger, Archbold, boy.   More...

Breaking News - 9/25/2012 7:00 PM

Undercover Drug Operation Nets 17 Indictments

An undercover drug investigation in the Swanton area has resulted in the indictment of 17 people, including 13 on drug-related charges. William M. More...

A Fiesta!

Northwest State Community College held “It’s a Fiesta,” Sunday, Sept. 23. Top left: Jacob Flores, 21 months, Archbold, tries out the driver seat of an NSCC electric racer. More...

Two AHS Students Use iPads To Cheat On Test

Royal Short, Archbold High School principal, said two AHS students used their iPads to cheat on a test.  They have been disciplined, and as a result, a function on all student iPads has been disabled.  More...

Archbold School Board Okays $12.7 Million General Fund

The Archbold Area School Board approved permanent general fund appropriations of $12.7 million during its Monday, Sept. More...

 

News

Vietnam Vets Honored At AHS Ceremony

“We did not lose the (Vietnam) war. We had all the firepower we needed. More...

Additional Fulton County Fair Winners

Additional winners from the 2012 Fulton County Fair have been announced.  Previous results were published in the Sept. 5 and 19 editions of the Archbold Buckeye.  Format is name, parents, town, award.  Skillathons   More...

Kidder Calls For Review Of Park Board Pay Scales

Jennifer Kidder, director of Archbold Parks & Recreation, said the Park Board needs to look at the pay scale for summer employees.  Speaking to the board at its Wednesday, Sept. More...

People

Couple To Wed Dec. 1

Bruce and Christine Rasor, Cairo, and Gloria and the late James Graber, Stryker, announce the engagement of their children, Gail Rasor, Columbus, and Christopher Graber, Toledo.  More...

Congratulations, 2012 Fulton County Junior Fair Winners!

Reserve champion market lamb exhibitor Cole Burkholder, right, son of Randy and Carol, Fayette. Buyer: Franklin Blue Ribbon 4-H Club, represented by Fred Stockburger. More...

Sports

Streaks Second At Golden Spike

Archbold finished as runners up in the Golden Spike Invitational, Saturday, Sept. More...

Streaks Top Swanton 56-29 In Shootout

Archbold jumped out to an early 21-0 first-quarter lead on its way to posting a 56- 29 Northwest Ohio Athletic League football win, Friday, Sept. 21, at Swanton.  The Streaks upped their record to 4-1, 2-1 NWOAL. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Improves To 9-0

The Archbold boys soccer team, ranked 10th in Division III in last week’s Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association poll, added wins over Miller City and previously undefeated Bluffton to improve to 9-0. More...