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Archbold Graduate Named CEO Of Two Insurance Companies

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Gray Sentenced For Grain Theft

Tyler Gray, 32, Archbold, has been sentenced to serve a 180-day jail sentence, with work release, after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor theft charge in connection with the theft of more than $127,000 in grain.  More...

Fight Over Language Reported

A fight between two men over “language used to describe a female” resulted in a fight, but no charges will be filed.  Police responded to a report of a fight at a home in the 100 block of West Barre Road about 6:49 pm, Wednesday July More...

Arrested For Protection Order Violation

Archbold police arrested Cody Stetter, 27, Toledo, on a charge of violating a protection order on Sunday, July 5.  The police report stated an anonymous caller told officers at about 5:40 pm that “a wanted individual was walking with his g More...

Sports

Kade Kern Places First

Kade Kern, Archbold, placed first in the 13-15- year-old boys age group in a Northwest Ohio Junior Golf Association match at White Pines Golf Course, Tuesday, July 7. He shot an 88. More...

“This Is What We Worked For”

Johnson Talks About Goal Of Junior Acme State Championship

Before Archbold battled St. More...

Archbold Wins Jr. Acme State Title

With midnight approaching and fog enveloping the baseball field, the Archbold Junior Acme baseball team reached its goal of winning a state championship with a 2-1 victory over St. Henry, Sunday, July 12, at Bryan.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “How To THRIVE As A Church: I Corinthians 8-The Grey Areas (part 1),” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of July 20-24   MONDAY: cheeseburger soup, italian salad, broccoli salad, jello.  TUESDAY: ham loaf or meatloaf, sweet potatoes, brussels sprouts, applesauce.  WEDNESDAY: pub burgers, potato salad, ranch beans, fruit crunch.  More...

Pool Event A Fundraiser

Autumn Benecke, 7, Ridgeville Corners, left, and Liam Row, 13, Archbold, went down the water slide at the Archbold swimming pool during the ABC 4 Maddy Splash Party, Sunday, July 12. More...

Health Issues Force Fairlawn CEO To Resign

Brent Nafziger, chief executive officer of the Fairlawn Haven Retirement Community, has resigned his position due to health issues.  Doug Nafziger, president of the FairlawnBoard of Trustees, said in mid- May, Brent Nafziger was at his home in More...

Blue Streaks To Become Ridgeville Falcons For One Night In February

When the Archbold boys basketball team takes to the court on Feb. More...

 

News

County Changes Pit Bull Rules At Dog Pound

After years of controversy, Fulton County is beginning to loosen the leash it holds over pit bull dogs.  Recently, two dogs identified as pit bulls– one a male nearly a year old, and a three-monthold female puppy– were released from More...

Initiative Petition Seeks Charter Government For Fulton County

An initiative petition aimed at stopping or rerouting the Nexus natural gas pipeline in the Swanton area is making its way through the necessary steps before being placed on the fall ballot.  The petition calls for Fulton County to switch to a More...

Sherwood State Bank To Open Fayette Branch

The Sherwood State Bank, a privately-traded bank based in Sherwood, has announced it plans to open a branch office in Fayette.  The northern Fulton County community was left without a full-service bank branch when Huntington Bank closed its Faye More...

People

Couple To Wed In Apple Creek

Joilyn Zimmerly, Sterling, Ohio, and Caleb Waidelich, Stryker, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.  More...

Nagels Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Kenny and Maggie Nagel, Houston, Ohio, and formerly of Archbold, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  Kenny Nagel and Maggie Walter were married July 24, 1965, at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, Archbold, by Rev. More...

Enjoying The Pool

Alex Schultz, 8, Wauseon, Amya Coulon, 10, and Chaney Brodbeck, 10, Archbold, from left, were enjoying the ABC 4 Maddy Splash Party Sunday, July 12.– photo by David Pugh   More...

Opinion

Saving Pit Bulls

The Fulton County commissioners deserve kudos for a recent decision that saves the lives of dogs identified as pit bulls.  In the past, county rules for operating the Fulton County dog pound stated that any dog that Brian Banister, county dog wa More...

All Schools Should Have EpiPens At Hand

Last year, the Ohio General Assembly allowed schools and camps to stock epinephrine auto-injectors, commonly called by the brand name EpiPen, to counteract potentially fatal allergic reactions.  This law has saved lives already.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, July 20, 2005   The 26th annual Carp Festival will be remembered as one hampered by heat, heavy humidity, and the effects of North Defiance Street construction. More...

Recipe Corner

Pomegranate Berry Smoothie

3/4 cup pomegranate juice  3/4 cup Vanilla Almond Breeze Almondmilk  1/2 banana  1 1/2 cups frozen strawberries  2 scoops vanilla protein powder  2 tablespoons chia seeds   Place all ingredients into blender and blend on More...