July 9, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

New U.S. Citizens Overwhelmed By Kindness Of Area

Einstein Francis said when he first arrived in the United States, he felt overwhelmed by the kindness of the people of Archbold.  Francis and his wife, Nisha, were born as citizens of the country of India.  They have lived in Archbold for More...

Council Supports Fire Department Proposal For EMS Contracts

Archbold Village Council voted to support a proposal that calls for a $137,373 increase over five years to continue to operate ALS-1, the Archbold-based, countyfunded paramedic unit.  The current contract between the four major fire departments More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

Rodney A. Lumbardo, 54, Stryker and formerly of Archbold, died July 5, 2014. Survivors include his wife, Evelyn, and four children. Grisier Funeral Home, Stryker. More...

People

Lossing, Emch To Wed July 12

Roger and Charlene Lossing, Granville, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Laura Ashley, to Andrew Emch, son of Bev and John, Archbold.  The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Granville High School. More...

Young, Lammers To Wed In Toledo

Donald and Sheryl Young, Archbold, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Stacy Lin, to Eric Paul Lammers, son of Karl and Gretchen, Ottawa.  More...

Honor Student

Emily Rupp, daughter of Dallas and Michelle, Stryker, was named to the dean’s list for the 2014 spring semester at Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, Ind.  Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify.   More...

Opinion

The Scooter Crisis

Archbold has certainly taken its lumps over Mark Miller’s scooter. More...

Letter To The Editor

This letter is about the article in the July 2, 2014, Archbold Buckeye about the “illegal scooter.”  It doesn’t make any sense that because Mark’s scooter can go over 8 mph that it would be illegal on the sidewalk when bi More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, July 14, 2004   Bob Hartman, Emergency Management Agency director of Fulton County, said he hopes to have Fulton County certified as weather-ready before next summer’s severe weather season.   More...

Breaking News - 7/8/2014 7:00 PM

Updated; Woman Killed In One Of Two Tuesday Crash

There were two crashes in Fulton County Tuesday, July 8, one of which resulted in a death.The Ohio State Highway Patrol is not releasing the name of the person killed in the second of the two mishaps, pending notification of the next of kin. More...

Mayor Blasts Attorney Over Scooter Issue

As the image of Archbold received a black eye over Mark Miller’s mobility scooter, Jim Wyse, mayor, pointed the finger at Miller’s attorney.  Miller is represented by Jan Stamm, Wauseon.  History   More...

Pettisville, Ridgeville Corners Residents Get Post Office Surveys

Futures Of Local Facilities In Doubt

Patrons of the Pettisville and Ridgeville Corners post offices have two chances to voice their opinions about the future of the local facilities. More...

Trees Removed

Pieces of tree trunks are all that remain of large trees on July 3 along the west side of Main Street in Pettisville, which is also Co. Rd. 19. Construction continues on the grant-funded sidewalk program in the unincorporated community. More...

 

News

Brown Named Full-Time Officer

Archbold Village Council approved naming Jerry N. More...

Public Record

Five Injured In Car Crash

Five people were injured in an accident on US20A near the Co. Rd. 21 intersection about 4:20 pm, Tuesday, July 1. A car, driven by Melissa A. Jimmerson, 22, Bryan, was traveling west on the highway behind an SUV driven by Jason E. More...

Burglar Enters Home

A burglar apparently entered a manufactured home in the Fox Chase community, but did not take anything, an Archbold police report states. Brandon D. More...

Police Officer Uses Gun To Kill Sick Fox

An Archbold police officer used a .22 caliber rifle to kill a fox in Ruihley Park, Friday, June 27. More...

Sports

Pettisville 14-Under Softball Team Wins Title

The Pettisville 14-Under softball team won the Northern Buckeye Fast Pitch Summer League tournament championship. Two games were played for the championship against Edgerton on Tuesday, July 1. More...

Junior ACME State Runners-Up

The Archbold Junior ACME baseball team finished as runners-up in the state tournament last weekend at St. Henry.  The Streaks defeated Perrysburg 3-2, Friday, July 4, in their first game. More...

Acme Baseball

Memorial Park is the host site of the ACME state varsity baseball tournament beginning this weekend.  Games will be played Saturday, July 12, at 12 noon, 2:30 pm, 5 pm, and 7:30 pm, when Archbold plays.  The other seven teams in the tournam More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Zion Mennonite   Sunday: Karen Stuckey, prelude, interlude, offering; Jim Sauder, song leader; MYF , worship leaders; Howard & Carolyn Snyder, Lonnie & Carol Short, Wendell Nofziger, ushers; Frank & Cara Ulrich, Ilva King, Fern Schro More...

Organizations

Ability Center   Ability Center of Defiance Advisory Board, Tuesday, July 15, 4:30 p.m., Ability Center of Defiance, 1935 E. Second St., Suite C, Defi- ance.  Bereavement   More...

Births

Fulton Co. More...