December 18, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Another Fatal Crash Friday; Troopers Target County

A version of this article was posted to ArchboldBuckeye.com at 8:20 pm, Sunday, Dec. 15.

A fatal crash occurred in Fulton County at 4:30 pm, Friday, Dec. More...

Problems Caused By Turnpike To Be Fixed By $5 Million ODOT Fund

Steve Faulkner, press secretary for the Ohio Department of Transportation, said ODOT has set aside $5 million to take care of problems related to the Ohio Turnpike.  This newspaper was unable to contact Frank Onweller, Fulton County engineer, w More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Helen Delores Jacoby

Helen Delores Jacoby, age 79, of Stuart, Fla., and Archbold, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, Dec. More...

Matthew Emmons

Matthew Preston Emmons, J.D., of New Albany, died peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, at the age of 34.  He was born on Sept. 13, 1979, to Michael Emmons, Sr. More...

Public Record

Possible Scam Reported

Archbold police were advised of a possible attempted scam that occurred in the village about 6 pm, Tuesday, Dec. 10.  Samuel Tijerina, 64, Archbold, told officers that he received a telephone call from a person claiming to be his nephew. More...

Car, Deer Collide

Kathy Ann Merfeld, 49, Waldron, Mich., was involved in single-vehicle crash on St. Rt. 66 about 300 feet south of Co. Rd. J at 6 pm, Saturday, Dec. More...

Archbold Police Log

Dec. 7   12:44 am: Unwanted persons, Jane Ct., took subjects home.  1:19 am: Suspicious vehicle, 200 block W. More...

Sports

Matmen Fall To Delta, Stop PH

Archbold traveled to Swanton Thursday, Dec. More...

Streaks Win Third Straight Clinic Classic

Undefeated Archbold won its third straight Defiance Clinic Classic championship, Tuesday, Dec. More...

Sports Games Postponed

The AHS boys basketball game at Bryan, originally scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 12, has been rescheduled for Friday,Jan.3,witha6pm junior varsity start.  It was rescheduled because of the Golden Bears’ run in the football playoffs.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

compiled by Cookie Short  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: worship music and offertory, Nick Hudson and worship team. Message, “Drift,” Jesse Kahler.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of Dec. More...

Second Grade Students Put On Show

The 93 members of the Archbold second grade class were on stage Thursday evening, Dec. More...

Archbold Schools To Receive More Than $200,000 From State Grant

The Archbold Area School District will receive about $200,000 from a state grant program, which will be used to provide more learning opportunities for students.  Aaron Rex, superintendent, announced the grant program, Monday, Dec. More...

Pettisville Woman Picked To Be County Treasurer

Charlene Lee   The Fulton County Republican Central Committee has chosen Charlene Lee, Pettisville, to become the county treasurer.  She fills a position left vacant by the retirement of Beverly Schlosser, who held the post since November More...

 

News

Sauder Village Has Good Year

Sauder Village had a good year in 2013 with nearly 80,000 visitors, Kim Krieger, media relations for the village, said recently.  The historic village season runs from the end of April to the end of October. More...

Library Board Okays 1.5% Wage Hike

Employees of the Archbold Library will receive a 1.5% pay raise in 2014. The action was approved by the board at its Wednesday, Dec. 11 meeting. Joyce Klingelsmith, library director, said the decision applies to wages across the board. More...

Change Funding Scheme For Emergency Management Agency

Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, told members of Archbold Village Council the cost of funding the county Emergency Management Agency is going up. Speaking to council at its Monday, Dec. More...

People

Tunnel Work

A group of siblings was hard at work during the Saturday, Dec. 14 snowstorm, constructing a snow tunnel. From left: Lydia Whiteman, 9, and her brother and sisters Lizzy, 7, Silas, 11, and Gwen, 4.– photo by David Pugh   More...

AHS Quiz Team Second In Tourney

The Archbold High School quiz team finished second in the annual Fulton County Quiz Team Tournament, Monday, Dec. 2.  Archbold was defeated by Wauseon in the final round.  Teams from six school districts participated. More...

United Way Pledges Are Down In 2013

Gina Saaf, executive director of the Fulton County United Way, has received pledges for 65% of what the fund drive received last year.  In 2012, the United Way raised about $316,000; 65% of that figure is $205,400.  Saaf said in a press rel More...

Opinion

Goodbye, Pioneer Cabin

Ruihley Park, the community’s first park, has several major structures, including the Ruihley Park Pavilion, Scout Cabin, and Pioneer Cabin.   Sometime next spring, the Pioneer Cabin will be demolished, with no plans to replace it.   More...

Rash Of Fatal Crashes Requires More Driver Care

Suddenly, out of nowhere, there has been a string of fatal vehicle accidents in Fulton County, including four in 31 days.   Whenever someone loses a life in a crash, it’s a tragedy. More...

Letter To The Editor

As a member of Boys Scouts of America Troop 63 in Archbold, Ohio, I would like it if the Archbold Buckeye would write more information about scouting in the newspaper, because I want more boys to be excited about joining scouts.  Levi Baus  More...

Recipe Corner

Black & White Ice Cream Brownie

Aluminum foil and parchment paper Your favorite brownie recipe, or 1 box (18.4 ounces) brownie mix 3 cups vanilla ice cream 3 cups chocolate ice cream Dulce de leche caramel (optional)  Line a 13x9-inch baking pan with aluminum foil, making sur More...