November 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Area Fares Well After Severe Weather

While there were reports of trees and power lines down, most of the Archbold area fared fairly well after thunderstorms and high winds on Sunday, Nov. More...

Parade Of Lights Adds Entries

The Archbold Parade of Lights now has more than 20 entries, up from 16 last week, Julie Brink, director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, said yesterday, Tuesday.  “We could use some more,” she said.  The 15th annual par More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Donna Jean Burkholder Bliss

Donna Jean Burkholder Bliss, age 81, of Archbold, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at the Lutheran Nursing and Rehab Center after living with cancer for the past 2 1/2 years.  Born Nov. More...

Archie D. Fielitz

Archie D. Fielitz, age 91, of Archbold, passed away Saturday, Nov. More...

Jensen Jon Aschemeier

Jensen Jon Aschemeier, five- week-old son of Jonathon and Melissa (Cowell) Aschemeier, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 12, 2013, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo.  He was born Oct. 8, 2013, at Wauseon.  More...

People

Shorts Celebrate 50th Anniversary

A.J. and Susie Short, Archbold, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  A.J. Short and Susie Burkholder were married Nov. 23, 1963, at St. John’s United Church of Christ by Pastor N.B. More...

Couple Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Delmer Nofziger, Archbold, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.  Delmer Nofziger and Lauretta Wyse were married Nov. 28, 1953, at Central Mennonite Church by Jessie Short.  More...

Rice Reelected To Fair Board

Ronald Rice, German Township, was reelected to a term as director of the Fulton County Fair Board in an election held by the Fulton County Agricultural Society, Nov. More...

Opinion

Halloween, North Pointe, And Sidewalks

The North Pointe Estates neighborhood is one of the premiere locations in Northwest Ohio to call home. It has elegant and beautiful homes ranging from modest to spectacular. It has few rivals. More...

Sesquicentennial: Now Is The Time

It’s hard to get enthused about an event that is more than two years off, but planning needs to begin now for Archbold’s 150th anniversary celebration. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2003   Vond Hall, county administrator, said last week officials are trying to cut the county general fund budget from this year’s $11.5 million to $11 million for 2004.   More...

Recipe Corner

Easy Meatball Nachos

Recipe Corner

16 fully cooked meatballs, thawed 1 medium onion, chopped 1 green bell pepper, seeded and chopped 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 envelope taco seasoning 1 can (14.5 ounces) sliced stewed tomatoes, with liquid 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drain More...

Chicken Caesar Salad Wraps With Caesar Dressing

Recipe Corner

2 1/2 ounces Parmesancheese4 by 10-inch flour tortillas(see box)8 to 12 romaine heart lettuceleaves, depending on size10 ounces cooked skinlesschicken fillets, sliced Caesar Dressing More...

Ruralogic Sued In Federal Court

Ruralogic, the informationtechnology firm that promised to bring as many as 500 high-tech jobs to Northwest Ohio, has been named in a lawsuit filed in federal court.  The U.S. Department of Labor filed suit in U.S. More...

Band Honors

The Archbold High School Marching Band announced Marcher of the Year honors during its “Sights and Sounds” concert, Thursday, Nov. 14. Top: Beth Voll, band director, right, presents the Senior Marcher of the Year award to Mireya Zamudio. More...

Village Employees To Receive 2% Raises

Employees of the Village of Archbold will receive 2% wage hikes starting with the first full pay period of 2014.  Archbold Village Council approved the raises at its Monday, Nov. More...

 

News

Superintendents Talk About Turbine Trouble

Wind turbines installed in the Archbold and Pettisville school districts have been having problems, superintendents at the two districts said in emails, Monday, Nov. 18. More...

Sauder Village Board Adds Aschliman, Sauder, Owens

A version of this article was posted to ArchboldBuckeye.com at 3:01 pm, Wednesday, Nov. 13.   Sauder Village officials announced Wednesday, Nov. 13, that Joan Aschliman, Dan Sauder, and Mitchell Owens have been added to its board of trustees. More...

Archbold Schools Make About 1 Million Fewer Photocopies

Christine Ziegler, fiscal officer for the Archbold Area School District, said the school district staff has reduced the number of copies they make by approximately one million.  More...

Public Record

Owner Cited In Dog Attack

Mark Potter, Fox Chase, was cited with counts of violating dog laws in connection with an incident that occurred about 1:30 pm, Sunday, Nov. 10.  More...

Thieves Steal From Autos

Sometime during the morning hours of Saturday, Nov. 9, thieves went through two parked vehicles on Brussel St., taking items valued at $560.  Cagney K. More...

Delta Woman Killed In Crash

A version of this article was posted to ArchboldBuckeye.com at 10:47 am, Wednesday, Nov. 13.   The Ohio State Highway Patrol reported Melissa S. Clinard, 34, Delta, died in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday, Nov. More...

Sports

PHS Girls Basketball Returns Seven Letterwinners

Losing just one letterwinner and returning seven, the Pettisville girls basketball team looks to improve on last year’s 16-7 record for Jason Waldvogel, head coach.  The Birds finished 7-3 in the Buckeye Border Conference, and advanced to More...

Seven Return For AHS Girls Basketball

Last year the Archbold girls basketball team advanced to the Division III regional championship game, won the Northwest Ohio Athletic League with an 8-0 record, and finished the season with a 25-2 record.  More...

NWOAL Scholar Athletes

The Northwest Ohio Athletic League has announced its fall sports scholar athletes.  Students must be seniors, have a 3.5 accumulative gpa through six semesters, and must have lettered during the season.  Scholar athletes from Archbold:&nbs More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader. Message, “Missions: Engaged Internationally,” Steve Nelson and Jesse Kahler.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Nov. 8: Meagan Yoder, Wauseon, boy; Laurie Elek, Wauseon, girl.  Nov. 9: Serena Burk, Fayette, girl.  More...

Organizations

Mental Health  Mental health support group, Thursday, Nov. 21, 7 p.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold.   Mood Disorders  More...