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Archbold Library Board Alters Materials Recovery Policy

Following an executive session that lasted about 20 minutes, the Archbold Community Library board voted to change its materials recovery policy.  The action came at its Wednesday, Aug. 12 meeting.  More...

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Obituaries

Alexa Christine Pinter

Alexa Christine Pinter, fourmonth old daughter of Dr. Michael and Tess Pinter of Archbold, passed away unexpectedly Thursday afternoon, Aug. 13, 2015, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo.  She was born April 6, 2015 at Toledo.  More...

David L. Zuver

David L. Zuver, 58 years, of Archbold and formerly of West Unity, passed away suddenly on Saturday, Aug. More...

John Timothy ‘Tim” Price

John Timothy ‘Tim” Price, age 55, of Archbold and longtime resident, of Bryan, died at 6:15 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance, after an illness of several months.  Mr. More...

Sports

First-Year Head Football Coach Welcomes Back 16 Letterwinners

David Dominique, new Archbold head football coach, looks to the senior class to guide the team this year.  Dominique, AHS ‘09, was tabbed as the AHS mentor when Bryan Miller stepped aside last week, citing “burnout.”  Mil More...

Experience Leads AHS Golf For 2015

Mike Rosebrook, who is in his fifth season as head coach of the AHS golf team, has four letterwinners returning from last year’s team that finished with an 11-3-3 record.  Rosebrook, who has compiled a 63-17-7 record, said, “This is More...

Holdgreve Takes Helm Of AHS Volleyball Program

Tradition and success has been a mainstay for the Archbold volleyball team.  Past coaches and players have built a program that could arguably be one of the best in the state.  This year’s Blue Streak team has a new head coach, Jill H More...

Breaking News - 8/18/2015 7:00 PM

Fayette Man Killed In Wednesday Crash

    Michael R. Neuenschwander, 35, Fayette, was pronounced dead at the scene of a two-vehicle crash that occurred about 5:23 am Wednesday, Aug. 19, at the intersection of US20 and Co. Rd. More...

Community Prays, Shows Support for Archbold Fire Department - Free Access

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Members of the Archbold community conducted a prayer vigil and show of support for the Archbold Fire Department Monday night, Aug. 17. More...

Miller Resigns As Head Football Coach; Dominique Hired

Inappropriate Comments To Players Preceed Resignation

Bryan Miller, former head football coach at Archbold High School, chose to resign his coaching job after making inappropriate comments to the team.  The Blue Streaks played a scrimmage against Edgerton, Tuesday, Aug. 11. More...

 

News

Pre-Fair Judging Results

The Fulton County 4-H program has announced prefair judging results.  Abbreviations: HM, honorable mention; CW, county winner; SFR, state fair representative.  Accessories for Teens: Mallorie Strauss, CW  Active Sportswear: Sophia Mey More...

Anna Likes Ham

Anna Wendt, 9, daughter of Jeremy and Amy, rural Ridgeville, received an A and a blue ribbon at the Henry County Fair for her beginner 4-H project, a market hog she named Ham. More...

Students Pick Up Packets

To prepare them for the start of school, which was yesterday, Tuesday, students attending Four County Career Center picked up their packets containing their schedules and other important information for the year.  More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Aug. 7   12:43 pm: Assist fire-rescue, 400 block Murbach St.  12:47 pm: Animal call, 300 block Ditto St., unable to locate.  2:03 pm: Issued six bicycle safety awards, Sauder Village.  Aug. 8   More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Scott Adams, Swanton, plaintiff vs Andrea Adams, Bowling Green, defendant. Divorce.  Laurel Hurst, Kent, plaintiff vs Grange Mutual Insurance Company, Columbus, defendant. Other tort.  Wells Fargo Bank, Ft. More...

Police Take, Return Handgun

Archbold police confiscated, then returned, a handgun to its owner, a police report states.  Officers were called to a home in the 1000 block of Olds Lane about 4:39 pm, Sunday, Aug. More...

Opinion

Vigil Shows Community Support For Fire Department

The true spirit and character of Archbold was on display Monday night, when a crowd of at least 200 people turned out for an impromptu prayer session to pray for and demonstrate support of the men and women of the Archbold Fire Department.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2005   Olen Genter, Pettisville; Marlin Rufenacht, Archbold; and Jim Savage, Delta, were inducted into the Fulton County Agriculture Hall of Fame Monday evening. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “How To THRIVE As A Church: Love and Tongues and Prophecy- Oh My!” Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite More...

4-H Winner

Alli Bickel, 11, Ridgeville Corners, shows off her ribbon and the top she sewed for her 4-H project, Tops for Tweens at the Henry County Fair. The daughter of Joe and Laura, she won Best of Class and an opportunity to compete at the Ohio State Fair. More...

Moment Of Prayer

Curt Bowerman, a member of the Archbold Fire Department, his wife, Kristi, and their son Ethan pray with more than 200 others during an impromptu gathering in front of the AFD fire station on West Mechanic Street, Monday night, Aug. 17. More...