January 8, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Still Looking For First Baby Of 2014

The title of the Archbold Buckeye First Baby of 2014 is still waiting to be claimed.  The Buckeye First Baby of 2014 is the first baby of the year born to parents living in the Archbold or Pettisville school districts after 12 a.m., Wednesday, J More...

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Obituaries

Herbert J. and  Helen R. Grime

Herbert J. and  Helen R. (Eisel) Grime, of Archbold, passed away five days apart. Herb passed on Jan. 7, in their home, and Helen passed away on Jan. More...

Nancy Grime

Nancy Joan Stites Grime, 81, of Archbold, passed away peacefully Friday morning, Jan. 3, 2014, at Fairlawn Haven.  She was born Nov. 12, 1932, in Kunkle, Ohio, the daughter of Robert and Alice (Kuhn) Stites.  She married Wayne L. More...

N. Darlene Beck

N. Darlene Beck, age 95 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday afternoon, Jan. 6, 2014, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold.  She was the widow of Delmar D. Beck.  Friends may call at the Fairlawn Chapel from 2-3:30 p.m. More...

People

Fidlers Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Gary and Carolyn Fidler, Archbold, are celebrating their 60th anniversary.  Gary Fidler and Carolyn Grime were married Jan. More...

Location Changed For Archbold Snowbirds Lunch

The Northwest Ohio Snowbirds annual luncheon Tuesday, Jan. 21, 11 a.m., has changed locations to the Golden Corral in Eustis, Fla.   More...

Snow Scenes From Monday

The snow that fell on Archbold Sunday and Monday, Jan. 5- 6, changed the look of the community. Top: Tall pine tree branches are heavily laden with snow. Bottom: Strong winds caused snowdrifts next to a house.  More...

Opinion

Praise To Those Who Must Be Out In The Cold And Snow

While most residents were huddled up, enjoying a warm comfortable home, avoiding ferocious weather during last and this week’s storms, many persons were required to work in the dangerous weather. More...

Treasure Trove Of Old, Yellow Paper

Many of us would look at stacks and stacks of old, yellowed paper, declare it worthless, and throw it away.   Fortunately, there are persons who recognize paper as most valuable, an irreplaceable treasure. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004   Tatum Julia Alexis Beck is the Archbold Buckeye first baby of the year. She is the daughter of Serena Beck. More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Black and White Cookie Popcorn

Freshly popped popcorn Caramel or milk chocolate caramel popcorn seasoning Chocolate brownie pieces White chocolate for melting  Flavor fresh popcorn with caramel or milk chocolate caramel popcorn seasoning.  Using left over brownies (eithe More...

Breaking News - 1/7/2014 7:00 PM

Fulton County Snow Emergency Lifted

Roy Miller, Fulton County sheriff, announced that as of 2 pm Thursday, Jan. More...

No Interest In Changing Non-Emergency Ambulance Law: Hall

The state law that prohibits Fulton County from operating its decades-old nonemergency transport service went into effect in March 1993. More...

 

News

Photos from the Storm

Clearing The Sidewalk A village employee clears the snow off the sidewalk on Lafayette St., Monday morning, Jan. 6.– photo by Mary Huber More...

Village Income Tax Ends 2013 Up About 1.37%, Tops $3.7 Million

The Village of Archbold 1.5% tax on individual earnings and corporate profits raked in more than $3.7 million in 2013, members of council learned Monday, Jan. More...

VanSickle To Co-Chair Sesquicentennial Committee

Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, told members of Archbold Village Council that Steve VanSickle, of the Archbold Community Theatre, has offered to co-chair the village sesquicentennial committee.  Wyse gave the information to council at its Monday, Jan. More...

Public Record

Liechty Faces Charges After Vehicle Pursuit

Keith Torbet, Wauseon police chief, said Monday, charges are pending against Joshua Douglas Liechty, 32, Archbold, in connection with the alleged theft of gasoline and a police pursuit.  More...

Men Charged In Domestic, Harassment Cases

Archbold police recently arrested one man, and issued a summons to appear in court to a second.  Nathan Lee Whitehead, 24, East Gardens, was placed under arrest on a charge of domestic violence in connection with a Monday, Dec. More...

Three Vehicles Vandalized

Complete information was not available at presstime, but an Archbold police report states three vehicles were vandalized in the 100 block of Vine Street sometime between 4 and 4:30 am, Sunday, Dec. More...

Sports

AHS Kicks Off 2014 With Pair Of Wins

The Archbold boys basketball team kicked off 2014 with a pair of wins last weekend to up its record to 7-1, 2- 0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League.  Hosting Fairview (2-7), Saturday, Jan 4, the Streaks ran away with their seventh victory, 71 More...

PHS Girls Beat Edgerton, Hilltop

The Pettisville girls basketball team improved to 7- 2, 3-1 in the Buckeye Border Conference with victories over Edgerton and Hilltop last week.  The Birds beat the Bulldogs 51-31, Monday, Dec. 30, and the Cadets 45-33, Friday, Jan. More...

Archbold Girls Suffer First Loss Of Season

The Archbold girls basketball team experienced its first loss of the season, Monday, Dec. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; mission commission; worship team, offertory. Message, “Rest,” Jesse Kahler.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Dec. 27: Shannon & Kraig Keiser, Fayette, girl.   More...

Organizations

Blood Drive   Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood draw: Saturday, Jan. 11, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Napoleon Moose Lodge, 1381 Oakwood, Napoleon.  Bereavement   More...