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Northwest State Community College Professional Employees Okay 10-Day Strike Authorization

A version of this article was posted on ArchboldBuckeye.com at 3:50 pm, Thursday, Dec. 18. More...

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Obituaries

Berneda P. Beck

Berneda P. Beck, age 92, of Archbold, passed away Friday morning, Dec. 26, 2014, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold, where she had resided the past several years. More...

Sue Ann Dominique

Sue Ann Dominique, age 81 years, of Archbold, passed away Friday afternoon, Dec. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Maurice L. Rupp, 97, Archbold, died Dec. 17, 2014. Survivors include three children. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home, Wauseon. Clyde A. Sommer, 89, Archbold, died Dec. 20, 2014. Survivors include three children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold. More...

People

FFA News

Five Pettisville FFA members spent Friday, Nov. 21, in Wauseon collecting toy and money donations for the Fulton County Toys for Cheer drive, along with other Fulton County FFA members. More...

Earn Degrees

Cale Short, Archbold, was among eight students recognized during a special event after completing the information technology specialist certificate program at Northwest State Community College.  The event included presentation of the group&rsqu More...

Sports

Fricker’s Duals Tourney Is A Successful Event For Archbold

The Defiance College George Smart Athletic center was the venue for the third annual Fricker’s Duals, Friday and Saturday, Dec. More...

AHS Wrestlers Open Season with Split

Archbold opened the Northwest Ohio Athletic League wrestling season at Bryan, Thursday, Dec. More...

Streaks Fall To Pilots In Holiday Classic

Ayersville turned the tables on Archbold in the finals of the Holiday Classic at Defiance High School, Tuesday, Dec. More...

Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner

Easy, Elegant Holiday Popcorn  8 cups popped popcorn 2 ounces white chocolate, melted 2 ounces dark chocolate, melted Red and green holiday sprinkles   Place popcorn on a large baking sheet. More...

Breaking News - 12/23/2014 7:00 PM

Sunday Crash Claims Life

    Daniel L. Boff, 36, Wauseon, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on St. Rt. 108 near Co. Rd. L about 3:28 am Sunday, Dec. More...

Red Cross Drug "Fin" Called Iconic Example Of Architecture

Emmons Wants Building Saved

While many citizens are anxious to see the Red Cross Drug Store torn down, at least one preservationist with local roots has a different opinion.  “I really hope the village of Archbold will consider alternatives to demolishing the histori More...

Giving A Gift

Ada Miller, a resident of Fairlawn Haven, receives handmade Christmas tree ornaments from Claire Nisely, left, and Lila Hicks, Archbold second grade students. Second graders visited Fairlawn Haven, Thursday morning, Dec. More...

 

News

County Commissioners Expected To Appropriate $12.5 Million For 2015

Fulton County commissioners were expected to pass a measure setting general fund appropriations for 2015 at $12.5 million at their meeting yesterday, Tuesday.  In a press release, county officials said the increase reflects “a slight incre More...

Read To Me!

Archbold second graders visited with residents and volunteers at Fairlawn Haven, Thursday, Dec. 18. Above: Kaitlin Wood reads a Christmas story to Mryl Short, a Fairlawn resident.  More...

Uplifted Voices

Singing to Fairlawn residents are, above, Koalten Manz; below, Kaylee Rodriguez, left, and Jessica Sparks.– photos by David Pugh   More...

Public Record

Breaking News - 12/23/2014 7:00 PM

CCNO Announces Inmate Death

A Toledo man being held at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio was pronounced dead Tuesday morning, Dec. More...

Eight Charges Pending Against McLeod

Eight charges were pending against Donald Lee McLeod, 49, Archbold, as of Friday, Dec. More...

Vandalism Reports Filed

Two reports of vandalism to vehicles were filed with Archbold police recently.  Terri L. Wiemken, 53, Napoleon, told police on Wednesday, Dec. More...

Opinion

Christmas

In a very short time, pandemonium will erupt in hundreds of homes in our area where young children live.   On Christmas morning, the youngsters will race to the Christmas tree to see what Santa Claus delivered.   More...

Eyesore Or Icon?

In an article in this newspaper, Michael Emmons, an historic preservationist with ties to our community, asks us not to be too hasty in our decision to demolish the Red Cross Drug Store building. More...

Northwest State News Disturbing

Citizens of Northwest Ohio look again toward Northwest State Community College with disappointment, as labor negotiations take a distasteful turn. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

United Methodist   Sunday: Matt Slawinski, sound/video; Susie Slawinski, pianist; Cindy Rose, liturgist; Applause bell choir, “Christmas Joy,” and “The Friendly Beasts.” Message, “Elf More, Grinch Less,” David More...

Cross Over Bethlehem

The cross, symbol of Christianity, appears to hover over the manger scene in a display at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, Archbold. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Dec. 12: Jasmine Hanf, Delta, girl; Desteny & Rick Lamb, Archbold, girl.  Dec. 16: Kristin & Mathew Johnson, Fayette, boy.  Dec. 18: Donna & Jason Dohm, Defiance, girl.   More...