September 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Fair Attendance Tops 291,000

Sets Four- Day Record

Dennis Wyse, president of the Fulton County Fair Board, said Monday this year’s Fulton County Fair recorded the second-highest attendance ever.  A total of 291,349 persons went through the gates and attended the fair from Friday, Aug. More...

Enjoy Fellowship, Fun At Ridgeville Community Day

Sure, the parade, the kids games, and the cornhole tournaments are important parts of Ridgeville Community Day, which will be held Saturday, Sept. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Vern L. Ruffer

Vern L. Ruffer, age 94, of Archbold, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. Prior to his retirement he had been a farmer, a carpenter, and worked road construction.Vern was born near Archbold on Nov. More...

Don D. Mathews

Don D. Mathews, age 64, of Wauseon, passed away Friday, Aug. More...

Emil Schoch

Emil Schoch, 94, went home to be with his Savior on Sept. 7, 2014, at his home in Archbold.  He was born on Dec. 29, 1919, in Germany. More...

People

Graduates From Basic Training

Bridget T. Spiess, U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Wyses Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Ron and Karen Wyse, Camden, Mich., are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Ron Wyse and Karen Rittenhouse were married June 20, 1964, at the Poplar Ridge Church of the Brethren, Defiance. More...

We Saw You At The Fulton County Fair!

  The Fulton County Junior Fair crowns a number of kings, queens, and ambassadors. More...

Opinion

Never Forget 9/11

Full Story

Other Editors Say...

A commitment to transparency in government is always a good thing, and the professionalism of Russell Martin, Delaware County sheriff, and his department stand in stark contrast to the political keep-away being played by the sheriff in Cuyahoga Count More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004   More...

Council Okays $30,000 Study

Examines Economic Impact Of Rerouting St. Rt. 66 To Co. Rd. 24

Archbold Village Council approved spending $29,960 for a study to examine the economic impact of moving St. Rt. 66 to Co. Rd. 24.  The action came at its Monday, Sept. More...

Federal Rail Administration To Investigate Aug. 16 Blocked Crossing

The Federal Railroad Administration will investigate the Saturday, Aug. More...

Allen Pleads No Contest To Theft In Office

A version of this article was posted to ArchboldBuck eye.com at 2 pm, Wednesday, Sept. 3.   Fred L. More...

 

News

Blue Star, Gold Star Event To Honor Military Members, Families

In the continuation of an American tradition that dates back to WWI, there will be a presentation of Blue Stars and Gold Stars in Wauseon, Sunday, Oct. More...

Expect Continued Traffic Delays On Stryker Street

Motorists traveling on Stryker Street may expect continued lane closures, but they will be shorter distances.  Bob Seaman, Archbold village engineer, said Monday, crews from S&S Directional Boring, Bryan, completed installing all of the mai More...

Pettisville School Income Tax Sets Record

The Pettisville Local School District 1% income tax set a record in collections during the second quarter of 2014, the district school board was told during its Monday, Sept. More...

Public Record

Arrest One On Domestic Violence Charge

Anthony L. Grieser, 24, 235 Westfield Dr., faces charges of domestic violence and aggravated menacing following a Wednesday, Sept. More...

Delta Man Pleads To Gambling Charge In May Cockfighting Case

Candelario Nieto Castillo, 42, 9784 Co. Rd. N, entered a guilty plea to a charge of operating a gambling house in connection with a Sunday, May 4, cockfighting event held at a rural Delta property. More...

Person, Nine Cats Ordered To Leave

A person and nine cats were ordered to leave an apartment in the Fairlawn Haven Retirement Community, Thursday, Sept. More...

Sports

Delta Mauls Streaks In League Opener

Delta set the tone early at Archbold, Friday, Sept. More...

Edgerton, Ayersville Win Archbold Cross Country Invitational

Edgerton edged out Ida, Mich., to win the girls title at the Archbold Cross Country Invitational, while Ayersville easily won the boys meet, Saturday, Sept. 6. More...

Point Differential Rule Goes Into Effect

In May 2014, the Ohio High School Athletic Association adopted a point differential rule as part of the 2014-15 sport regulations approved by the OHSAA Board of Directors.  The point differential regulation, which is already used in many states, More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; Kim Rosales and worship team, offertory. Message, “Exodus: Living in Relationship with God-Lesson 1-Manna,” Jesse Kahler.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Organizations

Bereavement   Hope for Tomorrow bereavement support group, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 6:30 p.m., Community Health Professionals, 230 Westfield Drive.  Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief group, Monday, Sept. More...

Ladies Bible Study At Lockport Church

The Ladies Bible Study at Lockport Mennonite Church began yesterday, Tuesday, 9:30 a.m.  The 12-week study is on the book “Turning Toward Integrity.”   More...