November 27, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Kindergarteners Recreate First Feast

Following a tradition that stretches back many years, Archbold kindergarten students recreate the first Thanksgiving feast in which the Pilgrims and Indians joined together to celebrate a successful harvest. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Team Academic All-Ohio

The Archbold High School boys soccer team has been recognized as an Academic All-Ohio team by the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association. The team had a combined grade point average of 3.38, surpassing the 3.0 requirement. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Doris Lohse Reinking

(Aug. 3, 1928-Nov. 23, 2013)

Doris (Lohse) Reinking, age 85, of Wauseon, passed away Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, in Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold. Doris was born Aug. 3, 1928, in Archbold, to the late Alva Dennis and Bertha Mary (Rueger) Johnson. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Betty J. Rupp, 81, Leo Ind., and formerly of Archbold, died Nov. 21, 2013. Survivors include three children. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 15   1:37 pm: Stolen tablet computer, Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center.  3:24 pm: Possible disabled pickup truck, 400 block N. Lincoln St., subject trapping.  6:48 pm: Citations issued, 100 block High St.  Nov. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   April Cochran, Swanton, and Ronald Cochran, II, Swanton, petitioners. Dissolution.  Ashley Demaline, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Dustin Demaline, Wauseon, defendant. More...

Teen Arrested For Breaking AHS iPad

Archbold police arrested a 16-year-old Archbold boy after he broke an Archbold High School-issued school iPad tablet computer, Wednesday, Nov. More...

Opinion

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a very special holiday in the American calendar.   It is the day we gather with family and friends to celebrate the many things for which we have to be thankful. More...

The Internet Never Forgets

Other Editors Say...

It should be obvious by now to teens and their parents that “sexting,” sending explicit photos of themselves that have a tendency to end up getting passed around, isn’t a good idea.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2003   Council accepted Tara Rogers, Wauseon, for parttime employment with the Archbold auxiliary police.  More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Spicy Asian Salad Cups

1/2 cup light mayonnaise More...

Breaking News - 11/26/2013 7:00 PM

Patrol Investigates Fatal Crash South Of Wauseon

Sarah L. Gomez, 22, Defiance, was pronounced dead at the scene of a single-car accident on St. Rt. 108 south of Wauseon, Monday morning, Dec. More...

Breaking News - 11/26/2013 7:00 PM

One Dead In Apparent Hunting Accident

The Fulton County Sheriff Department announced late Tuesday, Dec. 3, that a 21-year-old Oregon resident is dead after an apparent hunting accident in Royalton Township earlier in the day. More...

Good Weather Predicted For Parade Of Lights

There should be good weather for Friday night, Nov. More...

Schlosser To Retire From County Treasurer Job; Four Interested

Bev Schlosser, Fulton County treasurer, has announced her retirement from the post she’s held since November 2004.  Toni Schindler, marketing and communications director for Fulton County, said Schlosser officially announced her retirement More...

Quarles Indicted On Cocaine Charges

Lesley J. More...

 

News

School Board Okays Mini Bus Purchase

The Archbold Area School Board approved the purchase of a nine-passenger mini bus at its Monday, Nov. More...

Archbold School Board Approves Personnel Issues

The Archbold Area School Board approved several personnel matters during its Monday, Nov. More...

PHS Honor Society Inducts New Members

The Pettisville High School chapter of the National Honor Society welcomed new members during an induction ceremony, Monday, Nov. 18.  More...

Sports

Five Return For AHS Boys Basketball

With the basketball season starting this week, area teams are preparing for competition that could win league championships, sectional titles, and maybe even a trip to the state tournament.  But first, teams have a reality check and have to tak More...

Three Seniors Lead Blackbirds

A trio of returning seniors will lead Pettisville when it hits the hardwood for Greg Nofziger, head boys basketball coach.  The Birds finished last season with a 10-15 mark and were 5-5 in the Buckeye Border Conference.  Korben Rychener, Au More...

AHS Wrestlers Ready To Compete

Brian Becher, Archbold head wrestling coach, welcomes back 22 letterwinners, including four state qualifi- ers, to lead the wrestlers in the 2013-14 season.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; Roger Johnson, Spotlight on Life groups; harvest festival offering. Message, “Gospel Confusion,” Jesse Kahler.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Births

A daughter, Sophia Mae, was born Nov. 8, 2013, at Community Hospitals & Wellness Centers-Bryan to Jeff and Jesse Aeschliman, Archbold. She weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 19 inches long. More...

Organizations

Blood Drives   Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Monday, Dec. 2, 1-6 p.m., Ridgeville American Legion, Co. Rd. 19, Ridgeville Corners.   More...