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Selgo To Step Down As Athletic Director At Grand Valley State

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Pettisville Welcomes New School Counselor

Mandy Wyman has joined Pettisville Local Schools as its new guidance counselor for grades 7-12.  A native of Garrettsville, she lives in Bryan with her husband, Derek, and two children, Nolan, 4, and Ella, 11 months.  Wyman graduated from J More...

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Public Record

Archbold Police Log

July 31   10:58 am: Issued bicycle safety award, 200 block W. More...

Archbold EMS Log

July 24   6:34 pm: Archbold Medical Center, heart, transported to Fulton County Health Center. More...

Public Meetings

School Board  Archbold Area School Board, Monday, Aug. 17, 4:30 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St.   FCBDD  Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Monday, Aug. 17, 7 p.m., FCBDD, 1210 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. More...

Sports

Wyse Takes Over As Girls Tennis Coach

Logan Wyse takes over coaching duties for the Archbold girls tennis team.  Wyse, who graduated from AHS in 2006, played boys tennis all four years in high school. More...

PHS Cross Country Has The Numbers

The Pettisville girls cross county team under Tom Wagner, head coach, is looking to defend the Buckeye Border Conference (BBC) title it won a season ago with a 15-0 record.  Wagner, in his 34th season, is quick to point out that the girls and bo More...

Two Letterwinners Back For Pettisville Golf

The Pettisville golf squad faced a difficult season last year, going 0-15, but this season could have a bright spot with two returning letterwinners in seniors Evan King and Matt Krill for Ed Bracken, head coach.  King is a three-year letterwinn More...

Religion

Organizations

Blood Drive  Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Monday, Aug. 17, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Henry County Fairgrounds, 907 S. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   July 31: Jenna & Aaron Stuckey, Archbold, boy.  Aug. 3: Leah & Kirk Weldy, Archbold, girl.  Aug. 5: Britz Neuenschwander, Wauseon, boy.   More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   More...

Breaking News - 8/11/2015 7:00 PM

Miller Resigns As AHS Head Football Coach

Updated: Cites Burnout In Statement About Decision

Bryan Miller resigned as head coach of the Archbold High School football team, Tuesday, Aug. 11. More...

Yoder Leukemia-Free After Stem Cell Transplant

Max Yoder, Archbold, received good and bad news recently.  After learning he had a blood disorder late last year, a physician told him in February that he had options.  He could do nothing about it... More...

School Open Houses At Archbold, Pettisville

With the start of the 2015- 16 school year just one week away on Wednesday, Aug. 19, Archbold and Pettisville schools will hold open houses next week.  Archbold   Archbold Elementary School will hold its annual open house, Monday, Aug. More...

Ten New Teachers Join Archbold Schools

When the bell rings for the first day of school, Wednesday, Aug. 19, students will find 10 new faces among their teachers.  Two are graduates of Archbold High School.  Breanna (Lange) Daugherty is a member of the AHS Class of 2007. More...

 

News

Honor Students

Area students have been named to the dean’s list for the 2015 summer semester at Northwest State Community College, Archbold.  Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify. A * denotes a 4.0 grade point average.  Archbold   More...

Local Races, Issues Set For Nov. 3 Election

Local races and issues for the Nov. 3 General Election in Fulton and Henry counties are finalized.  The official deadline for candidates to file nominating petitions at the Board of Elections offices to run for public office was Wednesday, Aug. More...

Correction

In last week’s issue of this newspaper, the article titled “Four-Way Race For Three Council Seats” contained incorrect information.  Ed Leininger did not file for reelection as an Archbold village councilman.  The Buckeye More...

People

Gobrogge, York To Wed Sept. 6

David and Jayma Gobrogge, Ridgeville Corners, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Breeanne, to Kevin York, son of Judy York, Delta, and Leo and Cindy York, Cut Bank, Mont.  More...

Parents Announce Aug. 15 Wedding

Bill and Beth Holsopple, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Elizabeth, to Todd Nicolas Naveau, son of Randy Naveau, Napoleon, and Sheila Naveau, Grelton.  More...

Couple To Wed In Hicksville

Steven and Sheryl Stark announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kimberly Joy, Hicksville, to Timothy Jay Spiess, Archbold, son of Dick and Jodi.  The bride-elect is a Hicksville High School graduate. More...

Opinion

Keep Children, Pets, And The Elderly Out Of Locked Cars

How many times on a summer day have you walked out to your vehicle, opened the door, and felt the blast of intense heat roll out and hit you in the face?  How many times have you stood outside the vehicle and waited for fresh air to enter to red More...

Underperforming Federal Employees Rarely Get Fired

Other Editors Say...

If you underperform at your private-sector job, there’s a good chance you’ll be fired.  If you underperform as a federal employee, there’s a great chance you won’t be.  According to a survey from the Vanderbilt Unive More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2005   Archbold and Pettisville school districts earned Excellent ratings, the highest available, according to the Ohio Department of Education school district report card.  More...

Recipe Corner

Breeze Berry Apricot Smoothie

1 1/2 cups original unsweetened almond milk 1/2 banana 1 cup frozen berries 2 fresh apricots, pitted 1 tablespoon chia seeds 1 scoop protein powder   Place all ingredients into blender and blend on high until smooth. More...