December 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

NSCC Board, Union, At Odds Over No-Confidence Vote

The Northwest State Community College Board of Trustees and the NSCC Education Association are at odds over the Association vote of “no confidence.”  Three members of the Northwest State Community College Education Association (NSCCE More...

Bumb's Work Selected For Prestigious Art Exhibition

Lisa Bumb, a local artist who paints in watercolors, has checked off another item on her bucket list.  A bucket list, of course, is a list of things a person wants to do before they kick the bucket.  For Bumb, this particular item was to ha More...

Special Sections

Public Record

No Injuries In Crash

Rescue squads were called to the scene of a Friday, Dec. 5 crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 66 and Co. Rd. J, but none involved required medical treatment.  The Fulton County Sheriff Department report on the wreck states Venus M. More...

Fox Chase Home Burglarized

Burglars broke into a home in the Fox Chase Community sometime between 5:45 am and 3:15 pm, Monday, Dec. More...

Archbold Men Cited After Dec. 2 Fight

Two Archbold men have received summonses to appear in court after they were involved in a fight, Tuesday, Dec. 2, at 6:21 pm.  The Archbold police report on the incident states Katherine E. More...

Sports

Archbold Girls Fall To Wauseon, Beat Vikings

Wauseonendeda41/2- year losing streak to Archbold, Tuesday, Dec. 2, when the host Indians defeated AHS 63-51 in non-league girls basketball action.  The last time Wauseon defeated Archbold was on Feb. 4, 2010. More...

AHS Wrestling Returns 16 Letterwinners

Brian Becher, Archbold head wrestling coach, welcomes back 16 letterwinners to lead the 2014-15 season.  The Blue Streaks are looking to improve on a 21-6 campaign when they finished third in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League, runners-up in the More...

Indians Clip Streaks In Season Opener

Wauseon came rolling into Archbold, Saturday, Dec. 6, for their boys basketball season opener.  The Streaks felt no love from the Indians in the nonleague contest. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; Kim Rozales and worship team, offertory; Logan & Kayla Wyse, testimony. Message, “Waiting Well...With Patience,” Jesse Kahler.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Organizations

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

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Nov. 27: Marchell Wright, Wauseon, girl.  Nov. 29: Elizabeth & Kevin Seibert, Archbold, girl.  Dec. 1: Caitlyn & Zac Zimmerman, Archbold, boy.  Dec. More...

Fair Attendance

Buckeye Investigation Shows Paid Attendance Less Than Half Of Total Claimed Attendance

How many people attend the Fulton County Fair?  It sounds like a simple question, but in reality, there isn’t an easy answer.  Each year, the Fulton County Fair Board, formally known as the Fulton County Agricultural Society, releases More...

Christmas Lists

Santa Claus was kept busy during his Saturday night, Dec. 6, visit to the Ridgeville fire station, when children hopped on his knee to give him their Christmas wishes. Top: Max Beck, 6, of Whitehouse, goes over his list with Santa. More...

 

News

Community Leaders Meet To Talk About Drugs

Many people don’t realize it, but there is an epidemic raging in Fulton County and in Ohio.  It’s an epidemic of drugs and drug abuse, particularly of opiates, defined as drugs made from, or containing, opium, or a synthetic form of More...

Can I Be Your Little Helper Santa?

Three-year-old Tate Henry, son of Pete and Brooke, rural Ridgeville, smiles as he chats with Santa Claus during Santa’s visit to the Ridgeville Fire Department, Saturday, Dec. 6.– photo by David Pugh   More...

Pettisville School Bond Millage Reduced

Chris Lee, Pettisville Local School District treasurer, told the Pettisville school board that because of changes in the valuation process, some millage charged to district taxpayers was reduced.  Speaking to the board during its Monday, Dec. More...

People

Lovejoys Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Paul Lovejoy, Archbold, are celebrating their 50th anniversary.  Paul Lovejoy and Joan Schultz were married Dec. 12, 1964, at St. More...

Couple Celebrates 25th Anniversary

JoseLuis and Julie Tijerina, Archbold, are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary.  They were married Dec. 7, 1989.  They have one son, Larry- Jose (LJ) Tijerina, 14.   More...

Pretty As A Picture

Sarah Rufenacht, left, Ridgeville Corners, prepares to snap a photo of herself and daughter Taylor, 3. The two were waiting in line to see Santa Claus during his visit to the Ridgeville Fire Department, Saturday, Dec. More...

Opinion

Questions On Purchase Of Red Cross Drug Building

It’s official. The village of Archbold purchased the Red Cross Drug Store building.   We know its fate. More...

What's The Deal With Jeep?

Toledo City Council voted unanimously last week to spend $738,000 in public money, at Mayor D. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2004   Pettisville School Board agreed to ask district voters to renew a five-year permanent improvement levy in the May election.  More...

Recipe Corner

Raisin’ Cane Gingerbread Boys & Girls

5 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 5 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 cup unsulphured molasses 2 eggs Tube More...