June 5, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Quilt Show Winner Offered At Benefit

Through a unique set of circumstances, you could be the owner of the quilt that won the Best in Show award at this year’s Sauder Village Quilt Show.  “Black Swamp Beauty,” the Best of Show quilt, will be auctioned during the 20 More...

School’s Out!

Edward Yoder, left, and Skyler Charters race to the school bus on Tuesday, May 28, the last day of school for the Archbold Area School District. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Wanda V. Bruns

Wanda V. Bruns, 92, passed into Glory on May 25, 2013, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold.  She was born on the Young family homestead in Stryker, on Aug. More...

Louise Ann Miller

Louise Ann Miller, age 70, of South Milford, Ind., died on Friday, May 31, 2013, at Parkview Noble Hospital in Kendallville, Ind.  Mrs. Miller was born in Archbold on Nov. More...

People

Pettisville High School Names 2013 Award Winners

Citizenship Award Jacob Roth Top Scholar Nathan Spotts  Scholarship Award (graduate with 3.3 gpa or higher)   More...

Pettisville Junior High 2013 Award Winners

Outstanding Student Awards   Ag 8: Lynnsey Crouch, Jacob Dennis  Art 8: Nathan Hartzler  English 7: Sara Greek, Jake Myers  English 8: Ava Hoops  Family and Consumer Science 8: Tessa Waidelich  Health 7: Owen King  More...

Short Is Fairlawn's June Resident Of The Month

Nola Short is the June Resident of the Month at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home.  She was born July 8, 1921, to Sam and Magdelina (Short) Aeschliman in Archbold.  She was the second youngest of 10 children.  Nola graduated from Archbold H More...

Opinion

Follow Sidewalk Regulations

For decades, few things have created more controversy in the Village of Archbold than sidewalks.  Whether it’s building them or repairing them, someone is always against them.  More...

Call Police When Suspicious

In Tennessee Williams’ play “A Streetcar Named Desire,” character Blanche Dubois said she “depended on the kindness of strangers.”  But an article on the public record page of this newspaper gives reasons why not to More...

Old Photo Corner

Old Photo Corner: Archbold fourth graders perform “The Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing” in 1974. Front row, from left: Tammy Wilson, Barbara Barnhart, Patrick Kelly, Laura Nafziger. More...

Breaking News - 6/4/2013 7:00 PM

STATE TRACK & FIELD MEET

The AHS girls 4x400 team finished 3rd, Saturday, in the D-III state track & field meet in Columbus. More...

Sidewalk Cut From Lindau St.; Council Trumps Committee

Archbold Village Council overruled its own committee during its Monday, June 3 meeting, voting to allow a sidewalk on only one side of Lindau Street. Tony Warncke, 1205 Lindau Street, appeared at the May 8 council meeting to oppose two sidewalks. More...

ABC 4 Maddy Sets Relay For Life Record

Even before the Relay For Life event gets underway Friday and Saturday, June 7-8, ABC 4 Maddy has set a fund-raising record.  Amanda Bird, Relay For Life co-chair, said ABC 4 Maddy (“Archbold Blue Streaks Care for Maddy”) has raised More...

Beck’s Chicken Research Collects Top Awards

For Chrysta Beck, who just completed her junior year at Pettisville High School, one of her major interests has been chickens.  The interest started about 10 years ago, when she began raising chickens for 4-H and FFA.  She now has a flock More...

 

News

Construction Going Well On Fairlawn Addition

Construction of the new 12-bed addition to the Fairlawn Haven Retirement campus “is going really well,” said Steve Ringenberg, Fairlawn chief executive officer, on Monday.  “By the end of the week, all of the roof trusses shoul More...

ACT Production Of “Shrek, The Musical” Features Large Cast

The cast for the Archbold Community Theatre summer production of “Shrek, The Musical,” features 28 actors from 11 Northwest Ohio communities, some playing dual roles. More...

Public Record

Door-To-Door Salesman Spurs Suspicious Activity Reports

Thom Ross, Archbold police chief, cautions residents not to allow strangers into their homes, after suspicious activity reports involving a door-to-door salesman.  Betty L. More...

Theft Cases Reported

A theft report and an attempted theft were referred to Archbold police.  Andrew Moreno, 20, 206 Stryker Street, told police Sunday, May 26, a video game console was stolen from his home.  Moreno said on that day, between 9:30 and 10:40 pm, More...

Woman Reports Vandalism

Tori Leigh Knicley, 18, East Gardens, reported her car was vandalized while parked at East Garden, Friday, May 24.  She parked there about midnight. More...

Sports

Archbold Girls 4x400 Runs To Regional Championship

Streaks Advance In Six Events, Blackbirds Move On In Two

The Archbold girls 4x400- meter relay team continued its winning ways, Friday, May 31.  After winning the Division III district title, Saturday, May 25, the team of Meridith Short, Kassidy Garrow, Tressa Parsley, and Jensyn Garrow won the region More...

Streaks Win Three Middle School State Track Championships, Leppelmeier Wins One

Several Archbold Middle School track & field athletes journeyed to Dublin, Ohio, Sunday, May 26 to compete in the Middle School State Track Championships.  The day started with the Division 2 boys.  Logan Garrow set the tone early with More...

AHS Softball Team Players Receive Honors

Archbold softball players were recently honored by the Northwest Ohio Athletic League coaches.  Named First Team All- NWOAL were Cassidy Wyse, Becca Gerig, and Hanna Allison. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; Holy Communion; prayer journal focus. Message, “As a Child of God,” Jesse Kahler.  Wednesday: Alive for Guys and Gals.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center

May 24: McCrea & Michael Kiston, West Unity, girl.  May 25: Lindsay & Brady Schaffner, Wauseon, boy.  May 27: Kelly & Justin Loudenslager, Lyons, boy.  May 28: Jill & James Kretz, Wauseon, boy; Rachel & James Domini More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of June 10-14

MONDAY: chicken parmesan, steamed broccoli, fruit crisp, crusty rolls.  TUESDAY: baked steak, mashed potatoes, green beans, yogurt.  WEDNESDAY: chicken noodle soup, egg salad sandwich, broccoli salad, peaches.  THURSDAY: baked fish, m More...