November 26, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Kindergarteners Enjoy Thanksgiving Feast

Members of the Archbold elementary kindergarten classes reenacted the First Thanksgiving, held in 1621, during their annual Thanksgiving Feast, Friday Nov. 21. The event has been an Archbold tradition for at least 20 years. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Robert P. “Bob” Hine

Robert P. “Bob” Hine, age 87, of Clear Lake, Fremont, Ind., passed away Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at Cameron Memorial Community Hospital.Mr. Hine was born Dec. 26, 1926, in Huntington County, Indiana, to Leo P. and Eleanor (Schmitt) Hine. More...

Marcille Kay “Marcy” Whiteman

Marcille Kay “Marcy” Whiteman, age 64, of Archbold, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Donald D. Stuckey, 71, Archbold, died Nov. 21, 2014. Short Funeral Home, Archbold. More...

People

Marchers Of The Year

These students received awards during the Archbold High School Marching Band annual Sights and Sounds Concert, Thursday, Nov. 20 in the AHS gymnasium. From left: Hannah Bowers and Connor Hagans tied in the voting for Freshman Marcher of the Year. More...

Indian And Mom

Nicole Stevenson, left, was dressed as a Native American for the annual kindergarten Thanksgiving Feast at Archbold Elementary School, Friday, Nov. 21. Terri, her mother, served as a volunteer.– photo by David Pugh More...

Lindsay A Member Of Social Work Club, Leadership Society

Jennifer Lindsay, AHS ‘11 and daughter of Jon and Janette, Archbold, is a member of the social work club at Ashland University. The purpose of the club is to provide students with programs and experiences as an added dimension to the classroom. More...

Opinion

Thanks For Blessings, Great And Small

Once again, the Thanksgiving holiday is here, and it’s time to give thanks for the blessings we have received. More...

A New Twist To An Old Tradition

One of the biggest nights of the year in Archbold is the Friday after Thanksgiving, when the Parade of Lights and the Festival of Lights opens.   It is the 16th annual Parade of Lights and 26th annual Festival of Lights. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

St. James Lutheran   Sunday: last Sunday of the church year. Service led by James Strawn. Brayden Herman, acolyte; Garrett Leininger, organist. Altar flowers given by Einstein & Nisha Francis in honor of Isabella Francis’ birthday. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Nov. 13: Stephanie Shelton, Archbold, boy.   More...

Organizations

Blood Drive   Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Monday, Dec. 1, 12-6 p.m., Ridgeville Corners American Legion, Co. Rd. 19.  NAMI   National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, Dec. More...

Excitement Builds For Friday Night

Run- Walk Adds To Fun Of Parade, Festival Of Lights

Excitement is building for Friday night, Amy Krueger, assistant administrator of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, said Monday.  Traditionally Archbold hosts the Parade of Lights on the day after Thanksgiving, followed by the opening of the More...

Archbold To Pursue Collection Of $449,968 Ruralogic Judgment

Mark Hagans, legal counsel of the village of Archbold, said last week the village is “exploring proceedings in aid of execution” to collect a judgment against Ruralogic, a failed Information Technology company.  More...

 

News

Do I Have It?

Quinn Sauder, 4, and his mom, Amy, watch his bingo card for the called number at the Archbold German Township Fire Department Feather Party, Saturday, Nov. 22. Quinn’s dad, Andrew, is on the department.– photo by Mary Huber   More...

Fulton County Harvest Essentially Finished

Eric Richer, Fulton County agricultural extension agent, said the harvest is essentially complete in the county.  “I can drive you by two soybean fields and one corn field” that had not been harvested, he said Monday, Nov. More...

Income Tax Collection Will Fall Short Of '13

Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, told Archbold Village Council the village municipal income tax will collect less than it did in 2013  Speaking at the Monday, Nov. More...

Public Record

Delta Man Faces Murder, Manslaughter Charges In Alleged Overdose Death

Dale E. Silveous, Jr., 21, Delta, is being held at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio on charges of involuntary manslaughter and reckless homicide in connection with the death of a Wauseon man. More...

Man Tries To Throw Away Deer

While many spend countless hours trying to bag a deer during hunting season, at least one person was trying to get rid of one.  An Archbold police report filed Saturday morning, Nov. More...

Fayette Man Indicted On Alleged Sex Offenses

Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, announced last week that the Fulton County Grand Jury indicted a Fayette man on alleged sex-related crimes.  The grand jury handed down a seven-count indictment against Zack D. More...

Sports

Six Return For AHS Girls Basketball

Brian Ziegler has spent 16 years coaching, and the last seven he has been at the helm of the Archbold girls basketball program.  The AHS graduate has compiled a 129-19 record in those seven years, and his team claimed the Northwest Ohio Athletic More...

Three Return For AHS Boys Basketball

Doug Krauss, Archbold head boys basketball coach, has led Archbold to a 487- 193 record over the last 30 years.  His teams have claimed or shared 16 Northwest Ohio Athletic League titles, including the last five years.  Add countless sectio More...

Six Return For PHS Boys Basketball

Greg Nofziger, Pettisville head boys basketball coach, has spent 13 seasons at the helm of the Blackbirds and has put together a 196-117 record.  His Birds finished last season with a 13-12 mark and shared the Buckeye Border Conference title wit More...

Recipe Corner

Creamy Coconut and Star Anise Poached Pears with Greek Yogurt and Granola

3 firm pears, such as Bosc, Anjou, Red Anjou or Concorde 2 cans (14 ounces each) coconut milk 1/2 cup packed dark brown sugar 3 whole star anise pods 2 cups Greek yogurt, divided 1 cup granola, divided   Peel and ha More...

California Dried Plum And Chestnut Holiday Dressing

1 (1-pound) loaf rustic multigrain bread 4 tablespoons butter or vegetable oil 1 cup diced celery 1 cup diced onions 1 tablespoon crushed fennel seed 2 cups coarsely chopped pitted California Dried Plums 1 More...

Lamb Braised With Fruit and Honey

3 pounds leg of lamb, cut into 1-inch cubes 2 tablespoons oil 1/4 teaspoon ground dried ginger 1/2 teaspoon ground coriander 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, or More...