February 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Buschur Files Suit Against Flores, Lawyer

A civil suit seeking more than $50,000 in damages has been filed against Mario Flores, 47, Bryan, in connection with sexual battery that dates back to 2008.  The plaintiff in the case is Jessanna V. More...

Archbold Students Are Lawyers For A Day

Six Archbold High School students had an opportunity to study the role of a trial lawyer by participating in the Ohio Mock Trial program.  The AHS team traveled to the Wood County Courthouse in Bowling Green for district competition.  Andr More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Jose M. Moreno

Jose M. Moreno, age 81 years, of Defiance, passed away Friday afternoon, Jan. 31, 2014, at the University of Toledo Medical Center.  He was born Dec. More...

Public Record

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   LVNV Funding, Greenville, S.C., plaintiff vs Jeremy Waite, Swanton, defendant. Other civil.  LVNV Funding, Greenville, S.C., plaintiff vs Amy Mann, Delta, defendant. Other civil.  More...

Archbold Police Log

Jan. 24   5:10 pm: Possible drug overdose, 400 block S. Lincoln St.  6:16 pm: Suspicious vehicle, 500 block Ditto St.  9:18 pm: 911 hang-up call, 200 block Middle St., children playing with phone.  Jan. More...

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the listing of traffic offenses, the first number is actual speed; the second. legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.)   Tyler William Murrey, rural Liberty Center, speeding, 77-55, St. Rt. More...

Opinion

Non-Emergency Transport– Did It Need To End?

Why were the Fulton County commissioners so seemingly anxious to get rid of the county non-emergency patient transport ambulance service? More...

Loss Of Firefighters Hurts All

Chances are, you never met or even heard of Steve Machcinski or James Dickman, the two Toledo firefighters who died Sunday, Jan. 26, while battling a fire in a 137-year-old apartment building near downtown Toledo.   To paraphrase what D. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2004   Five property owners asked county commissioners to construct a $300,000 waterline from Archbold’s east corporation limit to Co. Rd. 21.   More...

Breaking News - 2/4/2014 7:00 PM

Archbold Buckeye Wins 6 Awards

4 First Places, 1 Second, 1 Third

The Archbold Buckeye won four first-place awards, one second place, and one third place at the Osman C. Hooper Awards for weekly newspapers at the Ohio Newspaper Convention, Thursday, Feb. More...

Three Blue Streaks Crowned NWOAL Wrestling Champions

Three Archbold wrestlers won individual championships at the NWOAL wrestling tournament, Saturday, Feb. 1. Clockwise from upper left: Kenny Price tries to gain control to score against Delta's Christian Valentine. More...

Commissioners To Hold Public Meetings For St. Rt. 66-Co. Rd. 24 Highway Project

Commissioners from Fulton and Henry counties will hold meetings concerning the potential realignment of St. Rt. 66 along Co. Rd. 24 tomorrow, Thursday, and Thursday, Feb. 13.  The idea has been discussed off and on for years. More...

Pettisville Moves Forward With "Blizzard Bags"

Many “What Ifs” In School Make-Up Days Question

As you read this Wednesday morning, Feb. 5, the Archbold area could be digging out after yet another heavy snowfall, and schools may be closed again, racking up yet another calamity day in the 2013-14 school year.  More...

 

News

Registration For Kindergarten Dates

Archbold and Pettisville school districts have announced kindergarten registration dates for the 2014-15 school year.  Both will register students who turn five years old by Aug. 1.  Archbold registration is Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. More...

Sauder Manufacturing Acquires Virginia Firm

Sauder Manufacturing, Archbold, announced Monday, Feb. 3, it has acquired Butler Woodcrafters, headquartered in Richmond, Va., with manufacturing and warehousing in Chase City, Va.  More...

Honor Students

Erin Lantz, Archbold, was named to the dean’s list for the 2013 fall semester at Anderson (Ind.) University.  Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify.  -----  Brodie Ranzau, AHS ‘13, was named to the dean’s l More...

Sports

Second Half Lifts Streaks Over Rams

Archbold overcame a 16- point first-half deficit to register a 52-44 non-league boys basketball win over Tinora, Saturday, Feb. 1, at Tinora.  The Allan R. More...

Wyse Hits 1000th Point

Third- Rated Streaks Raise Record To 16- 1

Cassidy Wyse needed 15 points against Stryker, Saturday, Feb. More...

Delta Panthers Dominate In Region 17 Wrestling Final

Delta showed its dominance on the wrestling mats, beating Archbold 58-18 in the Division III Region 17 Dual Team Tournament final at Delta, Wednesday Jan. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: worship with Holy Communion. Trey Sonnenberg, worship leader; music by worship team, “Your Grace Finds Me,” and “Carried To The Table,” special music. More...

Organizations

Nursing Mom’s Group   Nursing Mom’s Group, Thursday, Feb. 6, 10 a.m., Crossroads Church, 845 E. Leggett St., Wauseon.  Cancer Support   Living With Cancer support group, Thursday, Feb. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Jan. 24: Jennifer & Chad Perry, Liberty Center, boy; Ashley & Mike Zimmerman, Archbold, boy; Bethany & Dean Eichler, Stryker, boy.  Jan. More...