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US20A Closes Mon.

Ohio Department of Transportation officials have announced US20A will be closed between Co. Rds. 20 and 21 for culvert replacement starting Monday, Aug. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Louis Arthur “Lou” Bosco

Louis Arthur “Lou” Bosco, loving husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, great- grandfather, died Aug. More...

Isabel R. Crossgrove

Isabel R. Crossgrove, age 84 years, of Aurora, Ohio, and formerly of Archbold, passed away Friday morning, Aug. 1, 2014, at Crown Center Nursing Home in Hudson.  She was born Sept. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Nancy M. Beck, 68, Fayette, died July 29, 2014. Survivors include her husband, Terry, and one son. Short Funeral Home, Archbold. More...

People

Gautsche, Pietras To Marry Aug. 30

Jim Gautsche and Tonia Reed, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Sue, to Bryan A. Pietras, son of James Pietras and Cindy DeGolier, Toledo. More...

Couple To Wed At Harrison Lake

Sarah Schoenhals, Harrisonburg, Va., daughter of Gerald and Christine Schoenhals, Archbold, and Austin Showalter, Harrisonburg, Va., son of Linden and RuthE Showalter, Waynesboro, Pa., announce their engagement. More...

Honor Students

Nicholas Cassidy, Trisha King, and Paul Schoenhals, all of Archbold, and Zachary Pursel, Pettisville, were named to the president’s list for the 2014 spring semester at Trine University, Angola, Ind. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Trey Sonnenberg, worship leader; worship team, music, offertory; ministry spotlight-welcoming new members. Message, “Exodus: Hail, Locust, Darkness-God’s Passion,” Jesse Kahler. More...

Births

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Organizations

Cancer Support  Brunch with Cancer Survivors group, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 11:30 a.m., The Union Street Grill, Bryan. Speaker: Tegan Huff.  Living With Cancer support group, Thursday, Aug. 7&21, 7 p.m., Bryan Community Center, Buffalo Rd. More...

Breaking News - 8/5/2014 7:00 PM

NEW AT ARCHBOLDBUCKEYE.COM - Free Access

Scam Watch!

The Archbold Buckeye has added a new category under the News link called "Scam Watch."ACCESS IS FREE to anyone concerned about the latest scams in the area. More...

Breaking News - 8/5/2014 7:00 PM

PHONE SCAMMERS ATTACK ARCHBOLD - Free Access

Citizens of Archbold have been the targets of telephone scammers.  Reports began coming in Monday morning, Aug. More...

Local Retailers Sell Out Of Bottled Water

Archbold Fire Department Shuttles Water

When the city of Toledo announced that its municipal water supply was unsafe, Fulton County was a victim... and a rescuer.  Toledo water treatment plant officials announced at 2 am, Saturday, Aug. More...

Archbold Men Arrested, Charged In Wauseon Armed Robbery Case

Kyle D. More...

 

News

Pettisville Sidewalk Done; New Trees To Be Planted

New sidewalks in Pettisville have been finished for quite some time, but Theresa Pollick, Ohio Department of Transportation spokesman, said there still is work to do.  The work, she said, includes signs, pavement markings, and planting.  Po More...

Could Algae Bloom Cause Toxins In Archbold Water?

Could an algae bloom, like the one that caused the city of Toledo to issue an advisory to not drink the water, happen in Archbold?  In short, yes.  “It could happen to any surface water supply anywhere in the world,” Dennis Howe More...

Economic Development Group Names Director

The Fulton County Economic Development Corporation, a private-public partnership formed earlier this year, has announced the hiring of a new county economic development director.  Named to the post was Matt Gilroy, Defiance.  His most rece More...

Public Record

Two Crashes Friday on Turnpike Injure Six

At least one person, a 17- year-old girl, was in critical condition at Toledo Hospital following one of two crashes Friday afternoon, Aug. More...

Man Arrested July 27 On Domestic Charge

Joshua David Liechty, 33, rural Fayette, was arrested by Archbold police, Sunday, July 27, following an incident at the home of Melissa A. More...

Teens Charged With Underage Consumption

Cory Rocha, 19, Archbold, and three juveniles were issued summonses to appear in court after police stopped the car in which they were riding in Ruihley Park about 1:04 am, Saturday, July 26.  An officer spotted the car driving through the park, More...

Opinion

Too Much Testing Takes Time From Teaching

“Will students be spending too much time on testing? Yes.”   That’s what Aaron Rex, Archbold superintendent, said in an article in last week’s edition of this newspaper.   He didn’t qualify his comments. More...

Helping Neighbors, Near And Far

Everyone who gets their water from the city of Toledo, including homeowners in eastern Fulton County, found themselves in an almost unimaginable situation over the weekend– no drinkable water. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2004   For the past 26 years, members of the Wheelmen Association of Ohio-Michigan Indiana have been making biannual visits to Sauder Village to demonstrate their antique high-wheel bicycles. More...

Recipe Corner

Lamb Meatballs With Currants And Pine Nuts

1 pound ground lamb 4 ounces breadcrumbs 4 ounces milk 2 tablespoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon black pepper 2 ounces honey 3 ounces pine nuts, toasted 2 ounces dried black currants 1 teaspoon chopped garlic  Soak breadcrumbs with milk.  Combin More...