May 8, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

9-1-1, Health District Levies Pass

The 10% of Fulton County registered voters who went to the polls, Tuesday, May 7, were in a generous mood, as the 9-1-1 and Fulton County Health Department property tax levy renewals passed.  Kandice Lemley, deputy director of the Fulton County More...

Warncke Questions Sidewalks For Lindau Street Project

Tony Warncke, a resident of Lindau Street, appeared before Archbold Village Council, Monday, May 6, to question the need for two sidewalks on Lindau Street.  Council granted a bid to Miller Brothers Construction, Archbold, for the reconstruction More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Randolph “Randy” J. MacFarlane

Randolph “Randy” J. Mac- Farlane, 74, of rural Stryker, went home to be with His Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 5, 2013, surrounded by his family.  Randy had been in declining health for several years. More...

Kathryn E. “Kate” Bruner

Kathryn E. More...

Susan E. Kulka

Susan E. More...

People

Pettisville FCCLA Members Recognized At State Leadership Conference

Five Pettisville Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America officers attended the FCCLA State Leadership Conference in Columbus, Thursday, April 18, with their advisor, Luann Bacon, and parent chaperone, Angie Nofziger.  More...

Inducted Into NTHS

Area students were recently inducted into the Four County Career Center chapter of the National Technical Honor Society, Thursday, April 25. More...

Earns Scholarship

Andrew Pratt, a student at the University of Findlay, has received a $1,000 scholarship from Town & Campus, an auxiliary group that supports the university.  More...

Opinion

No Wheels On Downtown Sidewalks!

Ah, springtime! More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, April 30, 2003   Steve Switzer, Pettisville school superintendent, said he is “cautiously optimistic” about the passage of an income tax to support the school district.  More...

Old Photo Corner

Onekama, Mich., a beautiful place for many Archbold families who remember blue skies, pleasant days with families and friends and millions of cherished memories. It all takes place at Little Eden. More...

Breaking News - 5/7/2013 7:00 PM

Man Killed In Car-Motorcycle Crash

Steven T. Bradner, 59, Wauseon, died as the result of an 11:15 pm Friday, May 10 car-motorcycle crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 108 and Co. Rd. C. More...

Fricke Pleads Not Guilty To Felony Charges In Archbold Elevator Case

Not guilty pleas were entered on behalf of William “Bill” Fricke, 55, Pettisville, in an arraignment, Friday, May 3, in Fulton County Common Pleas Court.  Fricke, former owner of the Archbold Elevator Company, did not speak during th More...

Co. Rd. 24 Upgrade Worth Studying, Sauder Says

Opposition To Moving Traffic Out Of The Village?

Kevin Sauder, president of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, said the possibility of a Co. Rd. 24 truck bypass is worth studying.  County and village officials are pursuing Ohio turnpike bond money to upgrade Co. Rd. More...

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News

Local Firm Wins Street Bid By .13%

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Seven Zoning Permits Issued

Archbold Village Council learned during its Monday, May 6 meeting, seven zoning permits were issued in April.  Permits were approved for one new single-family dwelling in the North Pointe subdivision, an inground pool, pool house, and fence, a s More...

Downtown Street Project Finishes This Month

Bob Seaman, Archbold village engineer, said the East Holland Street reconstruction project should be completed by the end of the month.  “All the underground infrastructure is completed, but there are a few miscellaneous connections,&rdquo More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

April 27   12 am: Possible person driving while intoxicated, 100 block N. Defiance St., unable to locate.  1:15 am: Warned person for being in the park during restricted hours.  11:38 am: Funeral detail, 700 block N. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Zebulon Kellogg, Jackson, Mich., plaintiff vs Barry Mayo, Adrian, Mich., defendant. Other civil.  Landstar Transportation, Jacksonville, Fla., plaintiff vs Kevin Eicher, Archbold, defendant. More...

Public Meetings

Park Board  Archbold Village Park Board, Wednesday, May 8, 8:15 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St.  Ridgeville Park Board, Tuesday, May 14, 7 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station.  Trustees  More...

Sports

Streaks Win Share Of NWOAL Title

Archbold won at least a share of the Northwest Ohio Athletic League title with a 10-3 defeat of Bryan, Monday, May 6.  The Streaks (21-1) ended the league season with a 7- 1 record. More...

AHS Baseball Raises Record To 16-3

Archbold and Wauseon entered their Northwest Ohio Athletic League baseball contest, Thursday, May 2, with identical 6-0 league records.  The Indians (14-3), ranked sixth in Division II by the Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association, assure More...

Schnitkey On The Mound

Tyson Schnitkey delivers a pitch against Wauseon, Thursday, May 2, in Archbold's NWOAL battle with the Indians.– photo by Mario Gomez More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader. Drama directed by Donna Kinsman. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center

April 25: Amber & Joseph Riley, Archbold, girl.  April 26: Denise & Michael Pennington, Lyons, girl; Brittany & Michael Mack, Archbold, boy; Tonya & Jason Richards, Liberty Center, boy; Lynette & Clinton Shepard, Liberty Cent More...

Organizations

M&Ms Club  Moms and Munchkins Support Club, Monday, May 13, 6:30 p.m., Archbold Evangelical Church, 705 Lafayette St. More...