November 12, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Scooter Case Resolved

It’s official.  Mark Miller, Archbold, can now ride his mobility scooter on Archbold sidewalks.  Documents filed with Fulton County Western District Court, Friday, Oct. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

Roger D. Fether, 71, Stryker, died Nov. 10, 2014. Survivors include two children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold. More...

Robert William “Bob” Miller

Robert William “Bob” Miller, age 73, of Leburn, Ky., passed away Tuesday, Nov. More...

Robert D. Dion

Robert D. Dion, age 70, of Wauseon, passed away unexpectedly in his home on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014.  Prior to his retirement he had been a supervisor for the former Illinois Bell.  Robert was born in Chicago, Ill., on Nov. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 31   1:15 pm: Abandoned vehicle parked on property at 105 Depot St., owned by Kent Clair, 49, Archbold. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Crystal Bennett, Napoleon and Jeffrey Bennett, Delta, petitioners. Dissolution.  Stephanie Lee, Wauseon, plaintiff vs David Lee, Lauderdale, Miss., defendant. More...

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper seeks help in solving a burglary that occurred at a home in the 15000 block of Co. Rd. 14-2 in the Lyons area.  The property owner reported the break-in Oct. 1, which took place sometime between 10 am and 4 pm.  More...

Sports

Morton, Hernandez, Liechty Named First Team All-District

Gavin Morton, an AHS senior, and Josh Liechty, a PHS senior, were named First Team All-District in Division III by the Northwest Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association for the 2014 boys soccer season.  Matt Sevey, an AHS senior; Dustin Nofzi More...

NWOAL Releases Cross Country Honors

Logan Garrow, an AHS sophomore, was named Second Team All-Northwest Ohio Athletic League for the 2014 fall cross country season.  Receiving honorable mentions on the boys team were Zach Belknap, a senior, and Luke McQuade, a freshman.  Rece More...

NWOAL All-League Soccer Selections

Several Archbold boys and girls soccer players have received honors from the Northwest Ohio Athletic League.  Gavin Morton and Matt Sevey, seniors, and Jeremy Lerma, a junior, were named to the First Team All-NWOAL boys squad.  Mike Weigand More...

Religion

Christ Community Pastor Recipient Of A Miracle

Christopher Pierce felt the impact of God at a very young age.  As a fourth grader growing up in a farming community outside Indianapolis, Ind., he had lost his eyesight.  But while attending a revival type meeting with his grandmother, God More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical  Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “ComPASSION: Conversations You Have Always Wanted,” Jesse Kahler with guest Scott Seigman.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Organizations

Bereavement  Hope for Tomorrow bereavement support group, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 6:30 p.m., Community Health Professionals, 230 Westfield Drive, Archbold.   HOPE  More...

Nude "Selfie" Photos Reportedly Sent By Archbold Students

Archbold police are investigating a report that several students at Archbold High School sent nude photos of themselves to others, possibly over the Internet or the text-message system.  More...

AHS Students, Community Help Mayer Family After Home Burns

After the rural Archbold home of Martin and Wendy Mayer was damaged in a house fire the night of Friday, Oct. More...

Six AHS Students Earn Spots On All-State Choir

Each year, there is a competition that doesn’t involve a ball of any kind, or bat, or net, or cleats.  Schools from across Ohio, big and small, send 750 to 1,000 students to the competition each year. Of them, only 156 are chosen. More...

 

News

Karlin Wyse, Archbold Citizen Of The Year, "Makes Things Better"

Karlin Wyse, 2014 Archbold Citizen of the Year, simply makes things better.  Whether it’s local boy scouts learning how to swim, organizing volunteers to repair a home, or spending time with his grandson, Wyse has spent much of his life se More...

Spirit Of Archbold Award

Jason Martz, representing the Archbold Street Department, receives the Spirit of Archbold Award from Julie Brink, AACC director.– photo by David Pugh   More...

Service Awards

Kevin Frey, outgoing Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce president, presented awards to Chamber businesses for years of service at the AACC annual meeting, Thursday, Nov. 6.  More...

People

Sauders Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Myrl and Freida Sauder are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.   Myrl Sauder and Freida Gingerich were married Nov. 14, 1964, at Howard Miami Mennonite Church near Kokomo, Ind. More...

Judge Speaks

Jeffery Robinson, Fulton County Western District Court judge, spoke to students at Archbold Middle School, Friday, Nov. 7. More...

Tinsman Receives Academic Honor

Chan Tinsman, AHS ‘12, was named a Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholar, Friday, Oct. More...

Opinion

Veterans Day

Yesterday, Tuesday, was Veterans Day, the day America set aside to honor the men and women who have served their country in the armed forces.   More...

Joe Wyse, Chief Of Police

In just over two weeks, Joe Wyse will become chief of the Archbold Police Department.   Wyse looks like a police chief. He is tall and powerfully built, but his soft-spoken voice and gentle demeanor belie his imposing stature.   More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2004   More...

Recipe Corner

Bananas Foster Frappé

2 bananas, peeled 1 tablespoon lemon juice 2 teaspoons zero-calorie sweetener 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon banana extract (optional) 4 tablespoons dark rum (or 1 teaspoon rum extract) 3/4 cup fat-f More...

Chocolate Layer Cake

2 cups all-purpose flour 2 cups granulated sugar 3/4 cup Dutch-process cocoa 2 tablespoons cornstarch 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 4 large eggs 3/4 cup vegetable oil 2 More...

Miss Maggie’s Macaroni & Cheese

1 soup spoon olive oil 1 tablespoon salt + more to taste 1 pound macaroni 4 cups milk 1 1/2 pounds + 3 cups shredded mild cheddar cheese 1/2 cup flour Pepper, to taste   Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Coat More...