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Riegsecker Relies On Hometown Values To Build Acclaimed 300-Employee Company

Shawn Riegsecker, AHS ‘90 and a Ridgeville Corners native, has built a company from one employee, himself, to almost 300 employees in 30 offices across the nation. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Paul D. Grieser

Paul D Grieser, 78, of Pettisville, entered his heavenly home on Saturday, April 13, 2013, in his home surrounded by family whom he deeply loved.  He was born July 15, 1934, to Daniel C. and Fannie M. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

April 5   11:18 am: Representatives of McDonald’s turned over a rip stick they found and had held since March 27. The stick was taken into police custody.  April 6   6:54 am: 911 hang-up, 1700 block S. Defiance St., all okay. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Ronald Majerowsi, Swanton, plaintiff vs Tye Hightower, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure.  Citimortgage, O’Fallon, Mo., plaintiff vs Scott Starcher, Metamora, defendant. More...

Arrest Man On DUI, Firearms Violation

Benjamin A. More...

Sports

AHS Softball Drops NWOAL Opener, Faces Tough Road

The Archbold softball team dropped a tough 8-7 decision to Liberty Center to open Northwest Ohio Athletic League play, Monday, April 8, at home, but rebounded to defeat Delta 5-0, Friday, April 12.  The Streaks also defeated Edgerton 9-3 in a no More...

AHS Boys Win Eisenhart Invitational, Blue Streak Track Girls Finish Second

The Archbold boys track team entered the 4x400-meter relay, the final running event of the eight-team Bob Eisenhart Invitational, trailing Tinora by five points, 110-105.  The quartet of Zach Belknap, Devin Shannon, Alex Weaver, and Quinton Ranz More...

Archbold Baseball Raises Record To 8-0

The Archbold baseball team picked up a trio of wins last week to stay undefeated at 8-0, 2-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League.  The Blue and Gold, ranked ninth in the Division III Prep Baseball Report, beat Delta 9-3, squeaked by Napoleon 5 More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, music, offertory. More...

Organizations

SAHC  Stryker Area Heritage Council, Saturday, April 20, 10 a.m., Stryker Depot, 203 N. Depot St., Stryker. Speaker: Ralph Goll.  Blood Drive  More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center

April 9: Mary Naeem & Joseph James, Wauseon, girl; Nicole & Corey Diemek, Napoleon, boy; Angela Buckee, Wauseon, boy; Valerie & Nicholas Rice, Archbold, girl.  April 11: Danielle & Tyler Gray, Archbold, girl.   More...

Bill Fricke Indicted On 11 Counts

William L. More...

Henry County Sues Ruralogic For Loan Payment

High- Tech Company Current With Payments To Archbold

Ruralogic, a startup information technology company that promised to bring as many as 500 jobs to Northwest Ohio, is being sued by Henry County because it has not made payments on its loan. More...

 

News

Brink, Gerig Also Indicted In Elevator Case

In addition to William L. More...

School Board Okays Teacher, Staff Contracts

The Archbold school board approved teaching contracts for both certified and classified employees during its Monday, April 15 meeting.  Certified employees are teachers or others who are required to have licenses or certificates to do their jobs More...

Pettisville Schools Owe Zero To Toledo Edison

The Pettisville Local School District electric bill for March was zero; in fact, the school district had a $1,091.98 credit with Toledo Edison.  That’s the result of the district’s new wind turbine, which became operational in Februa More...

People

Beck, Weirich To Wed In June

Arlan and Brenda Beck, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Marie, to Justin Levi Weirich, son of Gordon and Barbara, Harrisonburg, Va.  The bride-elect graduated from Archbold High School and earned a degree in special edu More...

Earns Scholarship

Cassie Norris, PHS ‘07 and a graduate equestrian studies/ business management major at the University of Findlay, has been awarded The UF Ralph L. Kuss Scholarship, Buckeye Western Horse Association Scholarship and Thomas B. More...

Fifth Graders Visit Art Museum

The Pettisville fifth grade class took a field trip to the Toledo Museum of Art, Thursday, April 11. More...

Opinion

9-11 Memorial

We Shall Never Forget

It’s just a scarred piece of steel, a few feet long with broken pieces of concrete still clinging to it.  The piece of precious steel is special because it helped hold together the World Trade Center, two skyscrapers that were part of the More...

A Dangerous Time Approaches

Alcohol And Teens A Lethal Mix

As the calendar flies forward and the days become warmer, prom and graduation seasons are upon us.  They’re a time of celebration, a rite of passage for teenagers as they take important steps to becoming men and women.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, April 9, 2003   Courtney Sommers, an Archbold fifth grader, received a United States flag from George Voinovich, U.S. senator. Documents indicate it flew over the US capitol.  More...

Recipe Corner

Blueberry Corn Bread Pudding With Blueberry Sauce

6 cups prepared corn bread, cut into 1-inch cubes 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 cups milk 1 cup half-and-half 4 eggs 3 egg yolks 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups fresh blueberries 1/2 cup More...