June 24, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Sauder Village Updates Grime Home Into The 1920s

The 1920s were a time of change in America.  Technology, in the form of the radio, the telephone, and electricity were ushering in the modern era.  The automobile allowed people to travel farther, faster than before.  Men who had spent More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Eugene D. Bernath

Eugene D. Bernath, age 82 years, of Wauseon, went to be with his Heavenly Father early Sunday morning, June 21, 2015 (Father’s Day).  He was born Feb. More...

Dolores Reyes

Dolores Reyes, age 89 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday morning, June 20, 2015, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold.  She was born Feb. More...

Socorro Fankhauser

Socorro “Cutie” Conlu Fankhauser of 3086 Blaine Circle, Deltona, Fla., died on June 14, 2015, in Deltona.  Born in Roxas City Philippines, on Sept. More...

People

Day, Morton To Exchange Vows

Dave and Shelly Day, Wauseon, announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney, to Garrett Morton, son of Kevin and Claire, Archbold.  The bride-elect is a 2011 graduate of Archbold High School. More...

Shorts Celebrate 25th Anniversary

Stan and Sue Short are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary.  Stan Short and Sue Bliss were married June 30, 1990, at West Clinton Mennonite Church by Steve North.  They have four children: Hannah, Meg, Gabe, and Cam.  The couple More...

Short Graduates From Basic Training

Kristen A. Short, Pettisville, U.S. More...

Opinion

Rt. 66 Relocation Study: What Did We Get For $29,960?

Last Wednesday night, two men from the Bowling Green State University Center for Regional Development presented the results of the long-awaited economic impact study, for which the village of Archbold paid $29,960.  So what did we get for our mo More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, June 29, 2005   Fulton County Health Center will expand by about 55,000 square feet, at a cost of $19 million, said Dean Beck, administrator.  More...

Rt. 66 Relocation To Have Positive Impact, Says Study

Audience Disagrees On Effects Of Move On Retail Businesses, Safety

See the executive summary of the SR 66 Relocation Project-The Economic Consequences of a Truck Bypass and the PowerPoint presentation by the BGSU Center for Regional Development at www.ArchboldBuckeye.com.   More...

Holdgreve Named Head Volleyball Coach At AHS

It will be a case of a number of old faces in new roles when the 2015-16 volleyball season rolls around at Archbold High School.  The Archbold School Board approved several changes in coaching positions as part of its Monday, June 22 meeting.&nb More...

 

News

Black Swamp Benefit Chairman Pleased With Event

Charles Nafziger, chairman of the Black Swamp Benefit fundraiser, said he was very pleased with the results of this year’s event.  The benefit was held Friday and Saturday, June 19-20, at the Fulton County Fairgrounds.  Money raised b More...

No Significant Rain Delay In Mechanic Street Project

Heavy rains that recently blanketed the area have not resulted in a significant delay to the more than $1.9- million East Mechanic Street reconstruction project. More...

Rains Cause Ponding In Fields; Condition Worse South Of Here

Roy Norman, organization director for the Fulton, Defi- ance, Henry, and Williams County office of Farm Bureau, said Northwest Ohio received heavy rainfall that led to some yield-cutting ponds in area fields. More...

Public Record

Pleads Guilty To Theft From Elderly Woman

Keith A. More...

Rabe Gets Five Years In Shooting Case

Vincent P. Rabe, 48, rural Archbold, has been sentenced to five years in prison after he shot Conrad “Con” Wyse, 47, Archbold in the left foot on Feb. More...

Archbold Man Arrested For Domestic Violence

Archbold police arrested Fredy Osmin Argueta, 29, Fox Chase, on a charge of domestic violence at 10:04 pm, Saturday, June 13.  The police report states Mindy J. More...

Sports

Acme Baseball

The Archbold Acme baseball team improved to 7-1 with a 10-0 shutout of Liberty Center, Tuesday, June 16.  Brandon Miller (1-0) was the winning pitcher. In five innings he allowed six hits, struck out four, and walked one.   More...

Correction

The photo caption for the Archbold boys track athletes who were named Academic All-Ohio was incorrect in last week’s edition.  The caption should have read, from left: Levi Wyse, Jack Fisher, Matt Kinsman, Zach Belknap. More...

Fun In The Mud

Emily Roth, 16, Archbold, passes the volleyball during the annual Black Swamp Benefit Oozeball (mud volleyball) Tournament, Saturday afternoon, June 20.– photo by David Pugh   More...

Religion

Archbold Native To Pastor Wauseon Church

Lance Wyse, AHS ‘02, begins as pastor of Haven Heights Baptist Church, Wauseon, on Sunday, June 28.  Wyse said he visited the church over the Christmas holidays and filled out a visitor card.  People from Haven Heights connected the n More...

AHS Class Of 1945 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1945 held its 70th reunion, Saturday, June 6, at The Home Restaurant, Archbold. More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “1 Corinthians 4: How To THRIVE as a church-Spiritual Maturity,” Jared Bignell, guest preacher.  Central Mennonite   More...