February 18, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

St. Rt. 66 Study Ready In February Or March

Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, said results of a study of the economic impact on the possible relocation of St. Rts. 66 and 2 to follow Co. Rd. More...

Pit Bull Injures Local Boy While Playing

A 13-year old Archbold boy was seriously injured when the family dog, a pit bull, bit him while the two were playing, Sunday night, Feb. More...

Council Seeks Bids For East Mechanic Street Project

Archbold Village Council approved a measure seeking bids for the reconstruction of East Mechanic Street and other streets in the southeast quadrant.  The action came at its Monday, Feb. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

David F. Poulson

David F. Poulson, 89 years, of Farmer, passed away Monday, Feb. More...

Janet Verity

March 27, 1942-Feb. 12, 2015

Janet K. Verity, 72, of rural Archbold, died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, at the Fulton Manor in Wauseon.  She was born March 27, 1942, in Archbold to Carl and Donelda (Dennis) Lucas.  She was married Nov. More...

Samuel J. Holsopple

Samuel J. Holsopple, age 88, left this earthly world for his heavenly home on Feb. 14, 2015, with his loving wife by his side.  He was born on Jan. More...

People

Honor Students

Kinsey Smith, Eric Buckenmeyer, Rachel Brader, all of Archbold, and Dustin Roth, Pettisville, were named to the dean’s list for the 2014 fall semester at Ohio University.  Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify.   More...

Sports

Blue Streaks Still In NWOAL Title Hunt

Trailing 19-14 after the first eight minutes, Archbold went on to register a 69-65 Northwest Ohio Athletic League win at Liberty Center, Friday, Feb. More...

Krauss Registers 500th Career Win

Doug Krauss, Archbold head boys basketball coach, hit a milestone when the Streaks topped Liberty Center 69- 65 on Friday, Feb. More...

Boys Tourney Pairings

Tournament pairings were drawn Sunday for the Ohio boys basketball tournament.  In Division III sectional action at Wauseon and Defi- ance, Ottawa-Glandorf (12- 6) received the top seed while Archbold (13-6) was seeded second.  More...

Breaking News - 2/17/2015 7:00 PM

Woman Killed In Crash Near Fayette

Jean M. Rychener, 52, Bryan, died after she was injured in a two-vehicle collision on US20 near US127 west of Fayette about 1:09 pm Wednesday, Feb. 18. More...

Breaking News - 2/17/2015 7:00 PM

Archbold Man Shot Monday Night

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Conrad "Con" Wyse, Archbold was shot in the left leg Monday night, Feb. 23, a press release from the Archbold Police Department states. More...

Search For Bone Marrow Match

The Archbold Fire Department hosted a bone marrow registry event, Monday, Feb. 16, searching for a donor for Al Holland, Archbold, who is fighting bone marrow cancer. Top: Brittany Dominique, Archbold, swabs the inside of her cheek. More...

Buckeye Wins Seven Awards

One First Place, Four Seconds, One Third, One Fourth

The Archbold Buckeye placed first in best website at the annual Osman C. Hooper Newspaper Show, Wednesday, Feb. 11, in Columbus.  The Buckeye placed second in news coverage, best local feature, best news photo, and best sports photo.  More...

 

News

Firefighters Face Bitter Cold At House Fire

Archbold firefighters and rescue workers were out in the near whiteout conditions of Saturday, Feb. 14, and during the bitter cold temperatures of early Sunday morning, Feb. More...

Perform With Honors Choir

Twelve Archbold High School students were selected to perform with the 120-voice Ohio Music Education Association District 1 High School Honors Choir during a performance at the Stranahan Theater, Toledo. More...

Heising, Oyer Win Annual Spelling Bee

Lyla Heising, Pettisville, and Daniel Oyer, Archbold, were winners in the annual Fulton County Spelling Bee, Tuesday, Feb. 10, at the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center, Archbold.  Heising is in the fifth grade at Pettisville. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Feb. 6   10:12 am: Defiance Street Norfolk Southern railroad crossing blocked by train, train gone when officer arrived.  3:29 pm: Disabled school bus, N. Defiance St. at Holland St.  More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Shane Eicher, Waterville, plaintiff vs John Simon, Delta, defendant. Other civil.  Mary Alcock, Fayette, plaintiff vs Donald Alcock, Fayette, defendant. More...

Possible Scam

Kent E. Roth, 50, Archbold, told Archbold police on Thursday, Feb. More...

Opinion

Buckeye Recognized For Quality Journalism

Competition among peers is one way organizations demonstrate their excellence. Newspapers are no exception.   More...

Letter To The Editor

On Dec. 11, 2014, Brian Banister (Fulton County dog warden) met with Wauseon City Council at a 7:45 am meeting. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2005   Sauder Village will become part of the village of Archbold in about four months if all goes as planned with Archbold village council and German Township trustees.  More...

Religion

Six Lead Bible Quiz Statistics

Six quizzers lead Northwest Ohio Bible quiz statistics with a 35-point average and 14 straight quizouts.  They are Conner Johnson, North Clinton; Elizabeth Miller, West Clinton; and four who quiz for house church, Keri Aeschliman and three Nofzi More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite  Sunday: Kathy King, worship leader; Young Adult Praise Band, music. Message, “Our Contributions to the Body of Christ,” Steve Heatwole.  Zion Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Feb. 5: Jessica Goodson, Fayette, boy.  Feb. 6: Christina & John Sturgeon, Fayette, boy.  Feb. 8: Mindy & Freddy Argueto, Archbold, boy.  Feb. 11: Jessica Sexton, Wauseon, girl.   More...