August 7, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Could Co. Rd. 24 Become Archbold’s Shoop Avenue?

When news broke that Co. Rd. 24 could potentially become St. Rt. 66, not everyone was happy.  There have been off-therecord comments saying some worry Co. Rd. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

James E. “Jim” Trudel

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James W. Roynon

James W. Roynon, of Archbold, went home to eternal glory early Friday morning, Aug. 2, 2013, in his home with his wife and children around him.  Jim was born at home in Carey, Feb. 7, 1951, to parents Walter and Maxine (Bame) Roynon.  More...

Edna I. Rice

Edna I. Rice, age 89, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday morning, July 30, 2013, at Fairlawn Haven, where she had been a resident for the past three years.  Edna was born on April 16, 1924, at Nappanee, Ind., the daughter of Jacob D. More...

People

Parents Announce Aug. 17 Wedding

Dan and Julie Stuckey, Archbold, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Sarah, to Logan Stuckey, son of Brian and Lori Aeschliman, Archbold.  The bride-elect is a 2009 graduate of Archbold High School. More...

State Fair Reserve Champion

Troy King, a senior at Pettisville High School and member of the Pettisville Ever- Ready 4-H Club, exhibited the Reserve Champion Suffolk Market Lamb at the 2013 Ohio State Fair. More...

NSCC, SRT Conduct Drills

Al Word, left, chief of the Northwest State Community College police, talks with members of the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio Special Response Team during drills conducted by the SRT at the co More...

Recipe Corner

Peanut Butter and Grape Sandwich

1 slice of bread (wheat, sourdough, cinnamon swirl)  2 tablespoons peanut butter  1/4 cup red seedless grapes, halved  Spread peanut butter on bread. Place grape halves on top. Serve immediately.   More...

Minty Lime Cooler

1/2 cup lime juice  1/3 cup sugar  1/2 cup packed mint leaves  1 12-ounce bottle cold sparkling water  Lime slices and mint sprigs for garnish  Combine lime juice, sugar and mint in a blender. Puree until smooth. More...

Bell Pepper Frittata

6 eggs 2/3 cup fat-free milk 2/3 cup bell peppers, diced 2/3 cup shredded low-fat mozzarella cheese 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1 tablespoon butter   Preheat oven broiler to medium-high heat.  In More...

Breaking News - 8/6/2013 7:00 PM

FRICKE ENTERS NO CONTEST, GUILTY PLEAS

Guilty Or No Contest Pleas To 7 Of 11 Charges

William L. "Bill" Fricke, 55, former owner of the now-defunct Archbold Elevator, has entered no contest and guilty pleas to several charges connected with the financial collapse of the elevator. More...

Breaking News - 8/6/2013 7:00 PM

Delta Man Dead After Single-Vehicle Crash

Nathan S. Parsons, 23, Delta, died as the result of a single-vehicle crash about 2 am Sunday, Aug. 11.–posted Sunday, Aug. 11, 9:15 pm. More...

German Twp. Buys Dielman Building

The German Township Trustees have purchased the former Dielman Supply building in Archbold for $170,000.  Randy Ruffer, president of the trustees, said they purchased the building with cash on hand; they did not go in debt to purchase the buildi More...

Ruffer Clarifies Trustees' Position on Co. Rd. 24

Randy Ruffer, president of the German Township Trustees, said many people assumed the trustees were in favor of upgrading County Road 24 to become St. Rt. More...

 

News

Good News About Income Tax Results

There was very good news from the Village of Archbold Municipal Income Tax Department, said Dennis Howell, village administrator.  Speaking to village council during its Monday, Aug. More...

Meth Use In County Low, Officials Say

After two alleged clandestine methamphetamine laboratories were discovered in Archbold, the dangerous illegal stimulant was the center of attention.  But it’s certainly not new.  “It’s been around forever,” said Ken More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

July 26   10:21 am: Domestic violence, 305 Union St.  11:18 am: Report of semi with wires hanging off the back. N. Defiance St. More...

Public Meetings

Trustees  German Township Trustees, Monday, Aug. 12, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and 66, north of Archbold.  Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, Aug. More...

Crash Report

Archbold police released a report on an auto mishap that occurred at 3:41 pm, Thursday, July 25, in the Sauder Woodworking medical center parking lot.  A car, driven by Jessica R. More...

Opinion

No Guarantees Co. Rd. 24 Won't Be Developed

There can be no ironclad guarantee that if Co. Rd. More...

Old Photo Corner

In 1966, the Archbold seventh grade football team went undefeated, and continued the streak in eighth and ninth grades. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, July 30, 2003   Candidates who have filed petitions for the General Election in November are Peter D. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Geoff and Jill Ludlow family/Full Sail Ministries, pre-gathering music; Andy Brodbeck, worship leader; mission commissioning, Jeff and Rebecca Smith, Mali, Africa. More...

Old Is August Resident Of The Month At Fairlawn

Jean Marion Old is the August Resident of the Month at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home.  She was born to Glenn and Nellie Carr in Lenawee County, Mich., near Metamora. After attending a country school, she graduated from Metamora High School.  More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center

July 27: Heather & Joel Ruffer, Archbold, girl.   More...