August 21, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

FCHC Top-Ranked For Surgery

Consumer Reports, the nationally-known independent product-testing organization, recently ranked the Fulton County Health Center at the top of its scale for surgery.  FCHC, a private, nonprofit hospital in Wauseon, was one of 11 ranked at the to More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Doris E. “Buzzy” Meyer

Doris E. “Buzzy” Meyer, age 91, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. Prior to her retirement she had been a Registered Nurse for 25 years at the former Detwiler Hospital in Wauseon. More...

Elizabeth Ellen "Betty" Miller

Elizabeth Ellen "Betty" Miller, 96, of rural Ridgeville Corners, died Wednesday, Aug. More...

Jon B. Baltosser

Jon B. Baltosser, age 77 years, of Archbold, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013.  Jon was born Jan. 1, 1936, in West Unity to Paul and Helen Baltosser.  He was a 1954 graduate of Stryker High School. More...

People

Johnson, Helmuth To Marry Sept. 7

Fred and Jane Johnson, Archbold, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Sara Jane, Middlebury, Ind., to Calvin Helmuth, Middlebury, Ind., son of Howard and Vera, Millersburg, Ind.  More...

Rupps Celebrate 65th Anniversary

Charles and Jeanette (Balzer) Rupp, Archbold, will celebrate 65 years of marriage, today, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013.  They were married Aug. 21, 1948, at the Burns Avenue Baptist Church, Detroit, Mich., by Reuben Short, pastor.  More...

Election For Fair Board Directors

The annual election for Fulton County Fair Board directors is Saturday, Nov. 9, 2-6 p.m., in the Junior Fair building at the Fulton County Fairgrounds, St. Rt. More...

Opinion

Good News From FCHC

While Archbold and Fulton County residents may not think about it on a daily basis, the area is blessed with some of the best health care resources around. More...

School Bells Ring

For students in the Archbold and Pettisville school districts, the 2013- 14 school year started this morning, Wednesday.   It’s the end of summer vacation, with youngsters saying good-bye to carefree vacation days with the family. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2003  Martin Schmidt, Archbold police chief, said traffi c problems associated with construction on South Defi- ance Street and Lutz Road are improving.   More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

La Bête Noire Cake 1 cup water3/4 cup sugar9 tablespoons (1 stick plus 1tablespoon) unsalted butter, diced18 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped6 large eggs Ganache: 1 cup heavy whipping cream8 ounces bittersweet or semisweet chocolate, chopped More...

Roth Indicted In Archbold Meth Lab Case

The Fulton County Grand Jury has indicted Justin J. Roth, 30, Archbold, on one count of illegal manufacture of drugs, in connection with a methamphetamine lab found in the village of Archbold.  More...

Students Move Into Desks, Lockers

While the Archbold Area School District calls it an open house, it’s actually more of a moving-in night for students. The elementary and middle schools held open houses Monday night, Aug. More...

Frey, Johnson, Liechty, Henricks Inducted Into Ag Hall Of Fame

Four persons have been named to the 2013 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame.  Inductees are Robert G. More...

 

News

Traffic Down At Archbold Turnpike Exit In 2012

The number of vehicles entering or exiting the Ohio Turnpike at the Archbold- Fayette interchange was down about 4.5% between 2011 and 2012, the Ohio Turnpike & Infrastructure Commission reported. More...

FFA News

The Archbold FFA officer team traveled to the Ohio FFA Camp Muskingum for chapter officer training, Thursday and Friday, July 18-19.  The team was accompanied by the Riverside FFA chapter.  More...

ADAMhs Board Only Levy Before Archbold Voters

Voters in Archbold and German Township will be faced with only one levy when they go to the polls, Tuesday, November 5.  Voters in Clinton Township, including the Clinton Township side of Pettisville, and those in Freedom Township in Henry Count More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Aug. 9   More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Megan Willeman, Napoleon, and Tyler Willeman, Wauseon, petitioners. Dissolution.  Kelly Mack, Wauseon, and Ryan Mack, Evansport, petitioners. More...

Archbold Fire Log

July 26  9:56 pm: Bonfire, St. Rt. 2 at Co. Rd. 26, talked to landowner.  July 27  1:37 pm: Fire alarm, Noble Automotive, cancelled.  Aug. 1  7:11 pm: Fire alarm, Napoleon Lynx, sprinkler activated, no fire.   More...

Sports

AHS Golfers Finish Second In Quad Match

The Archbold golf team shot a team score of 395 to finish 13th out of 15 teams at the Defiance Open, Monday, Aug. 12. Wauseon won the title with a team score of 316. Napoleon was second with 327, and Van Wert took third with 342. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Team

Members of the AHS boys soccer team, a sanctioned sport, are, sitting from left: Jacob Ott, Zach Meyer, Oscar Calderon, Emerson Radabaugh, Elijah Robison, Jeremy Lerma, AJ Short, Micah Bernath. More...

AHS Junior Varsity Boys Soccer Team

Members of the AHS junior varsity boys soccer team, a santioned sport, are, front row from left: Kegan Ott, Jared Kidder, Austin Welch, Elijah Robison, Jonah Waidelich, Kyle Ott, Gerson Calderon, Jor More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; childrens ministry spotlight; child dedication; offertory, “Oceans.” Message by Jesse Kahler.  Wednesday: Alive for Guys and Gals, worship team practice, prayer meeting More...

CARD OF THANKS

Thank you hardly expresses the gratitude for all the support we have received from our friends, church family, and the community. Special thanks to Pastor Paul Reichart and Todd Grisier for their compassion and care during this difficult time. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center Aug. 11: Kattie & Kenneth Lee, Stryker, girl. Aug. 13: Brande Twining, Swanton, girl. Aug. 14: Melissa Quintanilla, Archbold, girl. More...