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Wyman Hired As School Counselor At Pettisville

The Pettisville School Board approved hiring a new school counselor during a special meeting, Tuesday, July 28.  Amanda Wyman was offered a one-year contract for the 2015-16 school year. Her contract will include 10 days of extended time.  More...

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Obituaries

Ira Bisher

Ira “John” Bisher, 99, of Napoleon, passed away Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, at The Orchards of Northcrest.  Born on July 24, 1916, to Harry and Laura (Barlow) Bisher in Washington Twp., Henry County.  United in marriage on Aug. More...

Elmer J. Dominique

Elmer J. “Shorty” Dominique, age 88 years, of Archbold, passed away Thursday afternoon, July 30, 2015, at the University of Toledo Medical Center.  He was born Aug. More...

Public Record

Archbold Man Arrested In Conjunction With Search Warrant

The Multi-Area Narcotics Task Force announced Monday, July 27, that Jose L. Salinas, 53, 203 E. More...

Man Cited For Failure To Comply

John Felix, 55, Fayette, received citations for peeling and failure to comply with an order of signal by a police officer following a Thursday, July 16 incident.  More...

Michigan State Police To Review Franks Case

Michigan State Police are taking another look at the disappearance of Eric Franks, who went missing in March 2011.  Eric is the son of Joann Franks, Archbold. More...

Opinion

For 110 Years, Archbold And The Buckeye Have Grown Together

Last week was a milestone for this newspaper, as the Archbold Buckeye started its 110th year of publication.  More...

Letter To The Editor

I was in Archbold to visit family yesterday evening, and I purchased a copy of the (July 29) Buckeye after filling up at Circle K.  The cover photo instantly caught my attention, considering I was passing through town on my way to judge junior f More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2005 Marcia Rozevink, Archbold high school principal, said the school building is almost ready for the return of students. More...

Recipe Corner

Salmon and Quinoa Patties

2 tablespoons canola oil, divided 1 cup minced onion 1/2 cup finely chopped celery 1 cup cooked quinoa 2 cans, 6.5 ounces each, salmon, rinsed and drained 3 eggs 2 tablespoons green relish 1/2 teaspoon salt   In lar More...

Former Archbold Assistant Village Administrator Returns To Post

The village of Archbold has chosen its new assistant administrator, and it’s a former employee from years past.  Village Council approved the appointment of Donna Dettling, formerly Donna Eureste, as the new assistant village administrator More...

Four-Way Race For Three Council Seats

No Filings For Archbold School Board

There will be a four-way race for three available seats on the Archbold Village Council this November.  A review of petitions filed for the Nov. More...

 

News

Percussion On The Move

Members of the Archbold High School Marching Band percussion section keep the beat during a special performance at the high school, Friday afternoon, July 31. More...

Gilroy: County Economic Development At Work

Fulton County economic development scored a major coup in January when Nature Fresh Farms, a Canadian firm, announced it selected a site west of Delta for a new 15- acre greenhouse.  When completed, the first phase of the Nature Fresh project c More...

Tall Grass, Inflatable Pools Discussed At Council Meeting

Archbold Village Council discussed a wide range of zoning issues, from tall grass to inflatable pools, at its Monday, Aug. 3 meeting. No action was taken on any of the questions. More...

People

Couple Celebrates 65th Anniversary

Orval and Lois Riegsecker, Archbold, are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary.  Orval Riegsecker and Lois Miller were married Aug. 13, 1950, at Tedrow Mennonite Church by Roy Sauder.  More...

Barefoot Boy

Mason Gerken, 3, Ridgeville Corners, was having fun running around barefoot as he played on the merry-go-round at the Ruihley Park playground, Friday, July 24.– photo by David Pugh More...

What Are You Looking At?

Pausing during its search for worms, a robin takes on the look of an alien as it stares directly at the camera.– photo by Mary Huber More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory; introduction of Nathanael Miles, youth pastor candidate. Message, “Deployed: Called, Equipped, Sent,” Bill Anderson, guest preacher. More...

Births

Fulton Co. More...

PHS Class Of ‘55 Reunion

The Pettisville High School Class of 1955 celebrated its 60th reunion, Saturday, July 11, at the Gathering Room at Wyse Commons, Fairlawn Retirement Community, Archbold.  More...