January 9, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Stopping for a School Bus

When a school bus is stopped on a roadway to pick up or drop off passengers, the following regulations apply to other drivers on the roadway:  1. More...

Alexandria Beck Is Buckeye First Baby Of 2013

Alexandria Grace Beck, daughter of Jeff Beck and Jessica Potts, Archbold, is the Archbold Buckeye First Baby of 2013.  She was born at 11:17 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 1, at Fulton County Health Center Wauseon. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Michael A. “Mike” Rocha

Michael A. “Mike” Rocha, age 41, died unexpectedly Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013. He worked at Sauder Woodworking in Archbold for the past year.Mike was born in Wauseon on April 1, 1971, the son of Andres and Margaret (Palacios) Rocha. More...

Madison Claire “Maddy” Lambert

Madison Claire “Maddy” Lambert, 9, entered the gates of Heaven on Jan. 8, 2013. She passed peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family after a courageous threeyear battle with leukemia. More...

Cory Lynn Sprow

Cory Lynn Sprow of Delta passed away on Jan. 3, 2013, from injuries sustained in a car accident.  Born Oct. More...

People

Jacobys Observe 50th Anniversary

Richard and Brenda (Gates) Jacoby, Archbold, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 12, 2013.  Rev. More...

Couple To Marry Jan. 19 In Toledo

Steve and Bonnie Heatwole, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara, Toledo, to Jason Gorr, Perrysburg, son of William and Laura Gorr, Perrysburg.  More...

Honor Students

Several area students were named to the dean’s and honor’s lists at Defiance College for the 2012 fall semester.  Dean’s list: Tabitha Mowel, Archbold; Mary Borer, Katherine Knisely, Crystal Messner, Fayette; Erica King, Pettis More...

Opinion

Leadership And The Fiscal Cliff

Recently this nation went through a political gyration known as the “Fiscal Cliff.”  More...

Old Photo Corner

Town mayors from throughout Northwest Ohio boarded a Martin MB1 airplane to demonstrate to the public the speed and safety of air travel in the 1930s. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Jan. More...

Breaking News - 1/8/2013 7:00 PM

ARCHBOLD MAN DIES AFTER AUTO GOES INTO DEEP WATER

An Archbold man was found dead inside his car, which was discovered in a water-filled ditch, Sunday, Jan. 13, an Ohio State Highway Patrol press release indicates.Michael A. Rocha, 41, Archbold, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on Co. More...

STOP For School Busses

If you are driving on roads in the Archbold or Pettisville school districts and a school bus stops with its red lights flashing and stop sign displayed, you must stop.  No exceptions.  Awesome   More...

Gnagey Retires From School Technology Director Post

The Archbold Area School Board accepted the resignation for the purpose of retirement of Brent Gnagey, school district technology coordinator, during its Monday, Jan. 7 meeting. More...

 

News

McCoy Gets Hands-On Experience At International Conference

Matt McCoy is a mathematics major at Bluffton University, but he has several other academic interests, too.  In November, he had the opportunity to explore one of them on a level “most undergraduates don’t get to see,” said Ste More...

Attorney General Has Four County Safety Plan

Dan Tierney, spokesman for the Ohio Attorney General office, said last week the Four County Career Center safety plan had been received.  Prior to the Christmas holiday, the joint vocational school appeared on a list of school districts that ha More...

Public Record

Weather Wreaks Havoc On Turnpike Dec. 26

Snowy conditions and high speeds resulted in 18 crashes on the Fulton County portion of the Ohio Turnpike, Wednesday, Dec. More...

Delta Principal Dies After Crash

Services were yesterday, Tuesday, for Cory Sprow, 38, Delta, principal of Delta Elementary School. Sprow, who had also been the Delta head boys basketball coach, died Thursday, Jan. More...

Montpelier Man Killed On Christmas

Michael A. Susanowiz, Jr., 41, Montpelier, died in a single vehicle crash on US20A near Co. Rd. 25 about 7:05 pm, Dec. 25. The Ohio State Highway Patrol said in a press release Susanowiz was driving a sport-utility vehicle east on US20A. More...

Sports

Archbold Boys Top Fairview, Fall To OG

Archbold kicked off the New Year with a 51-35 nonleague win at Fairview, Saturday, Jan. More...

Photo

Zeb Frank pulls up for a shot against Fairview, Saturday, Jan. 5. The senior led AHS with 16 points in their 51-35 non-league victory.– photo by Scott Schultz More...

Blue Streak Girls Beat Pettisville 66-38

Behind Darian Oberlin’s six three-pointers and the squad’s 91% free-throw shooting, the Archbold girls basketball team (11-1) swept past Pettisville (5-4) 66-38, Saturday, Dec. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: prelude; Nick Hudson, worship leader; “Just As I Am,” offertory. Message, “What Jesus Is Looking For,” Jesse Kahler. More...

Organizations

Cancer Support  Brunch with Cancer Survivors group, Wednesday, Jan. 9, 11:30 a.m., The Union Street Grill, Bryan.  Bereavement  Hope for Tomorrow bereavement support group, Tuesday, Jan. More...

CARD OF THANKS

We thank everyone for your prayers, phone calls and texts, food and thoughts of concern that were expressed to us during Russ’ emergency heart surgery. More...