October 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

AHS Volleyball Wins 26th District Championship; Leppelmeier Qualifies For State Cross Country

Above: The AHS volleyball team won its 26th district title in school history with a thrilling five-game victory over Otsego, Saturday, Oct. 26. More...

AHS Play Puts 21st Century Actors Into Comedy Set In 1930s New York

The 2013 Archbold High School fall play, “Enter Laughing,” is about a 19- year-old Jewish boy living in New York City in the 1930s.  So how far is that from high school students living in Northwest Ohio in the 21st century?  &ld More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

Jodi Balser, 51, Napoleon, died Oct. 26, 2013. Survivors include three children. Kyle L. Beck, 18, rural Wauseon, died Oct. 26, 2013. Survivors include his parents, Duane Beck, rural Wauseon, and Jenny Beck, Archbold. More...

Public Record

Archbold Man’s SUV Involved In Pursuit

Troopers from the Defi- ance post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are seeking a woman who eluded offi- cers after leading them on a high-speed pursuit, Thursday morning, Oct. 24.  The vehicle she was driving, a black SUV, is owned by Steven K. More...

Archbold Man Sentenced On Drug Charge

Frank S. More...

Two Receive Summonses

Two persons received summonses to appear in Western District Court after Archbold police were called to a disturbance at Sauder Heritage Inn at 12:47 am, Sunday, Oct. More...

Opinion

Do Your Job

Some citizens may think the fall election doesn’t offer much excitement. More...

Wrenching Reminder

The news arrived like a sharp blow to the stomach: a young man from the Pettisville area died in a farm accident Friday.   With that news we are reminded that farming, an occupation that is celebrated and revered, is very dangerous work.   More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2003   Pettisville voters will select two members to serve on school board in the Nov. 4 election. Thomas D. Beck, Daniel A. Bruner, and Richard W. Young seek the two positions.   More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; testimony, Steve Rupp. Message, “Missions Engagement,” Jesse Kahler.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center Oct. 18: Emily & Ryan Wesley, Liberty Center, boy. Oct. 21: Kathryn & Jason Wanemacher, Wauseon, girl. Oct. 24: Miyah Hines, Delta, girl. Oct. 25: Bridget & Chris Forster, Swanton, girl. More...

Organizations

NAMI   National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold.  Senior Center   More...

Breaking News - 10/29/2013 7:00 PM

ARCHBOLD, PETTISVILLE, RIDGEVILLE POSTPONE TRICK OR TREAT UNTIL SATURDAY - Free Access

Due to concerns about potential heavy rain and storms on Halloween, Thursday, Oct. 31, Archbold, Pettisville, and Ridgeville Corners have postponed Trick or Treat night until Saturday, Nov. 2, 6-7:30 pm.-Posted 10.30, 1:36 pm More...

Breaking News - 10/29/2013 7:00 PM

DIV. III REGIONAL VOLLEYBALL SEMIFINAL

Coldwater Defeats Archbold 26-24, 25-19, 25-15

Coldwater defeated Archbold 26-24, 25-19, 25-15 in a Division III regional semifinal, Wednesday, Oct. 30, at Lake. More...

Breaking News - 10/29/2013 7:00 PM

DIVISION III STATE CROSS COUNTRY

Leppelmeier Finishes 36th

Alexa Leppelmeier, a Pettisville freshman, finished 36th at the Div. III state cross country meet, Saturday, Nov. 2, at Hebron. She finished the 5K race in 19:58. Liberty Center's Brittany Atkinson won the state title in 18:31. More...

Beck Killed In Local Farming Accident

A version of this article was posted to ArchboldBuckeye.com at 11:45 am, Saturday, Oct. 26.   Kyle L. Beck, 18, of 2772 Co. Rd. 18, rural Wauseon, died Friday evening, Oct. More...

Archbold Closes Selected Streets For Trick-Or-Treat

Plan To Reduce North Pointe Congestion

To make it safer for little ghosts and goblins to collect candy during trick-or-treat hours, the Village of Archbold will close some streets on the north side.  Trick-or-treat is 6-7:30 pm, tomorrow, Thursday.  More...

 

News

Ruffer Receives Bronze Star For Panamanian Mission

James Ruffer, a retired United States Air Force colonel, has been awarded the Bronze Star for his exploits in Panama during the 1989 rescue of an American prisoner from a Panamanian prison.  The award comes with what is known in the military as More...

Napoleon Spring Works Faces $147,600 Fine

Napoleon Spring Works, a company located in the Archbold Industrial Park that makes garage door parts, faces $147,600 in proposed penalties from the U.S. More...

Council Okays Water Plant Change Order

Archbold Village Council approved the final change order for the recent addition of the anion exchange system at the village water treatment plant.  Councilmen approved the measure at its Monday Oct. More...

Sports

Blue Streaks In Sweet 16

For the second straight year, Archbold defeated 18th-ranked Otsego to win the Division III district volleyball championship.  It is Archbold’s 26th district title since 1975.  In a back-and-forth match that went the distance, the Stre More...

Leppelmeier To Run at State Cross Country

Leppelmeier, a freshman at Pettisville, qualified for the Division III state cross country meet after finishing 15th at the regional meet, Saturday, Oct. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Falls In District Final

The Archbold boys soccer team (12-4-3) overcame a halftime deficit to gain a 3- 1 win over Maumee Valley Country Day (15-2-1), Tuesday, Oct. More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Hot Baked Chocolate Hazelnut Spread, Cream Cheese Sandwich  8 slices soft, crusty Italian bread 4 ounces cream cheese, cut into 4 cubes, softened 4 to 6 tablespoons chocolate hazelnut spread Coarse salt Melted chocolate, to garnish Fresh berries More...