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Sauder Not Seeking Reelection To Pettisville School Board

Dan Sauder, Pettisville school board member, told the board at the June 10 meeting that he does not intend to run for reelection.  Citing church and family commitments, Sauder stated that he wanted to get the word out since he knows the time is More...

"ABC 4 Maddy" Team Tops $35,000 In Annual Relay For Life Fund-Raiser

Dorothy Lambert said last week the Relay For Life team "ABC 4 Maddy" would reach Relay's Topaz level, raising $35,000 for cancer research.  Deb Buehrer, team cochair, said she kept thinking, “Well, I don’t know if we’re going t More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Lucille N. Liechty

Lucille N. Liechty, Wauseon, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 13, 2013, in the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Marilyn and Don Harris, in Burke, Va., where she resided since September 2003. More...

Beth Ann Wanemacher

Beth Ann Wanemacher, age 51 years, of rural Archbold, passed away Sunday morning, June 9, 2013, in her home following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.  She was born Dec. More...

People

Nagels Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Delbert and Evelyn Nagel, rural Ridgeville Corners, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  Delbert Nagel and Evelyn Otte were married June 23, 1963, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Napoleon Township, by Rev. More...

Nofziger, Norris To Wed Oct. 12

Jim and Teresa Nofziger, Pettisville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Raelynn, to Corey Norris, son of Bob and Linda, Wauseon.  The bride-elect is a 2008 Pettisville High School graduate. More...

Television Commercial Actresses Have Local Tie

Two women who have had roles in several national television commercials have connections to Archbold.  Mary Roth, 29, and her sister, Betsy Roth-Smith, who will be 31 this month, are the daughters of Virgil Roth, an Archbold native.  More...

Opinion

Stryker Cat Problem

A situation has developed in the neighboring community of Stryker that is so unusual, it warranted the interest of the Archbold Buckeye.  In response to complaints about stray, possibly feral, cats, Stryker police officers were trapping the anim More...

Old Photo Corner

Mushroom hunting is always great sport. Here are three great hunters displaying a precious find in May 1981. From left: Bob Schang, Don Grime, Doc Ruffer. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday June 4, 2003   Diplomas will be awarded to 123 AHS seniors, Sunday, June 8, at the 112th commencement service in the high school gymnasium.  More...

Recipe Corner

Crunchy Oriental Slaw

8 shrimp spring rolls1 cup canola oil2 teaspoons soy sauce2 teaspoons honey1/2 cup white wine vinegar1/4 teaspoon freshly groundblack pepper1 bag coleslaw mix2 cups thinly sliced snowpeas1 tablespoon sesame seeds1/2 cup sliced almonds, toasted 1/3 cu More...

Breaking News - 6/11/2013 7:00 PM

Update: National Weather Services Confirms Tornadoes In Henry County

The National Weather Service reported Friday, June 14 that four separate tornadoes, with wind speeds as high as 95 miles per hour, struck in Henry County Wednesday, June 12. More...

Stryker Police Chief Suspended After Killing Stray Cats

Steven D. More...

Tri-Flo Zoning Change Approved

Archbold Village Council voted to approve a zoning change for Tri-Flo, Inc. More...

Pettisville School Board To Sell House

The Pettisville Board of Education set an auction date of Sunday, June 23, 7 pm, for the sale of the schoolowned property across from the school on Summit St.  The board voted to sell the home at its Monday, June 10 meeting.  More...

Northwest State Community College Budget Up .04%

The Northwest State Community College budget for the 2013-14 fiscal year is up just .04% (four one-hundredths) of one percent from the previous year  The college board of trustees approved a budget of more than $22 million at its Friday, June 7 More...

 

News

Pettisville Schools Seek Bus Bids

The Pettisville school board is accepting bids through June 21 for a new 84-passenger transit-style bus.  The bus issue was discussed at the board’s Monday, June 10 meeting.  District officials will trade in bus No. More...

Pettisville School Board Okays Supplemental Contracts Monday

The Pettisville School Board offered supplemental contracts to fall and winter sport coaches as well as class advisors and club sponsors at its Monday, June 10 meeting. More...

Ag Hall Of Fame Nominations Ready

Nomination forms for the 2013 Fulton County Agriculture Hall of Fame award are available at the Fulton County Extension office, 8770 St. Rt. 108, Wauseon, 419-337-9210, or online at www.fulton.osu.edu. Deadline is July 5.  More...

Public Record

Three Men Arrested On Assault, Domestic Violence, Theft Charges

Archbold police arrested three men in connection with three separate incidents in the last two weeks.  Anthony C. Parsons, 24, 305 Lincoln St., was arrested Friday, May 31, after an incident at the apartment he shares with Meagan E. More...

Local Firms Caught In Compliance Check

Archbold Sunoco and Archbold SuperValu were two of three Fulton County businesses caught allegedly selling alcoholic beverages to underage customers.  The third store caught in a compliance check performed by the Ohio Investigative Unit was the More...

Local Man Sentenced June 6 On Domestic Violence Charge

Raymount Moore, 23, Archbold, was sentenced to two years probation after he pleaded guilty to a single count of domestic violence, Paul Kennedy, assistant Fulton County prosecuting attorney, said in a press release.  Moore was indicted by a Ful More...

Sports

AHS Girls 4x400 Places Third In State

Kinsey Smith, Pettisville Boys 4x800 Finish Eighth

The Archbold girls 4x400- meter relay team of Meridith Short, Kassidy Garrow, Tressa Parsley, and Jensyn Garrow placed third in the Division III state track and field meet, Friday and Saturday, June 7-8.  The Streaks ran the race in 4 minutes, 1 More...

Division III State Track & Field

Top: Archbold's Kassidy Garrow takes the handoff from Meridith Short in the girls 4x200 at the Division III state track and field meet last weekend.  More...

Division II State Track & Field

Archbold's Levi Wyse was the only AHS boys athlete to compete in the Div. II state track and field meet last weekend. He competed in the 400.– photo by Casey Underwood More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; Haiti bucket presentation; “Silence” video; Trey Sonnenberg, scripture. More...

Organizations

SAHC  Stryker Area Heritage Council Board of Trustees, Thursday, June 13, 7 p.m., Stryker Depot, 203 N. More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of June 17-21

MONDAY: breaded pork chops, o’brien potatoes, capri blend vegetables, bread pudding.  TUESDAY: cream of broccoli soup, roast beef sandwich, pea salad, fresh melon.  WEDNESDAY: steamed franks, baked beans, steamed asparagus, sherbet.& More...