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DIV. III SECTIONAL BOYS SOCCER

Archbold 3, Pettisville 0

Archbold defeated Pettisville 3-0 to win a Div. III sectional boys soccer title, Saturday, Oct. 19, at Swanton. More...

DIV. III SECTIONAL VOLLEYBALL

Archbold Def. Swanton 26-24, 25-17, 25-22

Archbold (12-11) defeated Swanton 26-24, 25-17, 25-22, Thursday, Oct. 17, to win a Division III sectional title at Defiance.The Streaks advance to the district tournament at Bowling Green State University, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 6:15 pm. More...

$75,000 Donation Allows ACT To Burn Mortgage

A version of this article was posted to ArchboldBuckeye.com at 5:46 pm, Wednesday, Oct. 9. More...

Athletic Field Complex, Parking Lots Topics At Pettisville School Board

The Pettisville School Board discussed its new athletic field complex project and problems at the school building during its Monday, Oct. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Kevin R. Schwiebert

Kevin R. Schwiebert, 35, of Florida, Ohio died on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, at Toledo Hospital from injuries sustained in a fall at his residence on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. More...

Mae A. Miller

Mae A. Miller, age 97 years, of Archbold, passed away Wednesday evening, Oct. 9, 2013, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon.  She was born Jan. More...

Shirley Rose Delbecq

Shirley Rose Delbecq, 71, formerly of Hicksville, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at Hillside Country Living, Bryan.  She was born on Dec. More...

People

COLLEGIATE CONNECTION

Jennifer Lindsay, AHS ‘11, is a member of the Social Work Club at Ashland University. A social work major, she is the daughter of Jon and Janette, Archbold. More...

AHS Class of 1963 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1963 held its 50th reunion, Saturday, Sept. 28, at the Heritage Inn, Archbold. More...

Opinion

Amazing Athletic Accomplishments At Pettisville

When a high school sports team does well, it’s good news. When a team wins its conference, it’s an outstanding accomplishment. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2003   Elvin D. (Ed) Yoder is Citizen of the Year. The 41st recipient of the annual award is recognized for his service to the community of Archbold, his church, several colleges, and organizations.  More...

Letter To The Editor

Recently, I was in a conversation and the subject of bullying came up.  I believe that schools are trying very hard to educate the students in this matter.  A question that I have is, “Who can a student go to when the bully happens to More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

compiled by Cookie Short  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; Gordon Schumacher, illustration; “When I Think About the Lord,” “I Have Decided To Follow Jesus,” Jen King and worship team, offer More...

Organizations

German Lutheran Heritage   German Lutheran Heritage Association fall meeting, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2 p.m., Lutheran Social Services, St. Rts. 66 and 34, south of Archbold. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Oct. 8: Melissa Aschemeier, Wauseon, twins (boy & girl).   More...

Breaking News - 10/15/2013 7:00 PM

DIVISION III CROSS COUNTRY

Pettisville Boys Third; Leppelmeier, Garrow Advance Individually

The Pettisville boys cross country team placed third at the Division III district cross country meet, Saturday, Oct. More...

Breaking News - 10/15/2013 7:00 PM

Fricke Gets 34-Month Prison Sentence

Must Pay $3.1 Million In Restitution

William "Bill" Fricke, former owner of the Archbold Elevator, was sentenced to 34 months in prison on seven felony charges in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Friday, Oct. 18. More...

Breaking News - 10/15/2013 7:00 PM

DIV. IV SECTIONAL VOLLEYBALL

Pettisville Def. Cardinal Stritch 26-24, 25-13, 22-25, 20-25, 15-7

Pettisville advanced to the district volleyball tournament for the first time since 2010 with a 26-24, 25-13, 22-25, 20-25, 15-7 Division IV sectional championship victory over Cardinal Stritch, Saturday, Oct. 19, at Archbold. More...

DIV. III GIRLS SOCCER

Sectional Final: Archbold 6, Otsego 0

Archbold defeated Otsego 6-0 to win a Division III sectional final, Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Archbold.The Streaks play the winner of the Huron-Woodore sectional final (scheduled for Oct. 19) in a district semifinal, Wednesday, Oct. More...

Farmers Bringing In The Beans

To use an auto racing analogy, the green flag dropped on the 2013 harvest season on Wednesday, Oct. 9. That’s what Eric Richer, Fulton County Agricultural Extension Agent, said Monday. More...

 

News

Pettisville Pumpkin Festival Winners

Winners at the 20th annual Pettisville Pumpkin Festival, Friday, Oct. 4:  Art 4: Clara Beck, 1st.  Art 3: Taylor Rychener, 1st.  Art 3&4: Dylan Hernandez, 2nd; Brooke Waidelich, 3rd.  More...

Council Okays Manhole Bid

A Bryan firm had the winning bid to place new linings inside manholes in the sanitary sewer system in the northwest quadrant of Archbold.  Archbold Village Council approved the bid of Advanced Rehabilitation Technology, Ltd., rural Bryan, for $ More...

Pettisville School Board Discusses Grants, Personnel

The Pettisville School Board discussed several grant programs during its Monday, Oct. 14 meeting.  District officials are considering applying for additional grant funding through the State of Ohio.  More...

Public Record

Six Area Departments Battle Fire In Stryker

The Archbold Fire Department traveled to Stryker around 11:40 am, Thursday, Oct. More...

Arrested For Domestic Violence

Grant Bernath, 60, Archbold, was arrested by Archbold police on a charge of domestic violence the evening of Thursday, Oct. More...

Assault Case Goes To Prosecutor

A report of an alleged assault of an Archbold man has been forwarded to the Fulton County prosecutor office for review, an Archbold police report states.  Police were dispatched to Circle K about 2:15 am, Sunday, Sept. More...

Sports

Blue Streaks Win Shootout With Delta

Delta, possibly one of the most underrated football teams in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League, gave Archbold all it could handle, Friday, Oct. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Wins Share Of NWOAL Title

Archbold defeated league foes Liberty Center (8-7, 0- 5 NWOAL), Tuesday, Oct. 8, and Delta (8-5-2, 2-3 NWOAL), Thursday, Oct. More...

Cline, Hesterman Fall In District Tennis Tourney

The AHS girls tennis doubles team of Shelby Cline and Hannah Hesterman dropped out of tournament action at the Division II district, Wednesday, Oct. More...