September 16, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Two Write-In Candidates File For School Board

Two Archbold men have filed the necessary papers to be write-in candidates in the Nov. 3 general election for seats on the Archbold Area School Board.  After the Wednesday, Aug. More...

Archbold Fall Festival Scheduled For Sat.

A fall festival for village residents and visitors will be presented by the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, Sept. 19.  The event is scheduled during the morning hours. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Roger L. Roth

Roger L. Roth, age 77 years, of Archbold, passed away Sunday evening, Sept. 13, 2015, at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice.  He was born Nov. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Sept. 4   2:04 pm: Larceny, reported at police station, incident occurred in county, referred subject to sheriff department.  Sept. 5   12:39 am: Open door, Sauder Woodworking.  2:24 am: Assist Fayette police in Fayette, Main St. More...

Archbold EMS Log

Aug. 7   3:27 pm: 100 block W. Lugbill Rd., public assist.  4:08 pm: 1200 block Lindau St., illness, transported to Fulton County Health Center.  9:35 pm: 400 block High St., medical, transported to FCHC.  Aug. More...

Yedica Struggles With Police, Is Tased

Archbold police deployed a Taser, a high-energy electrical stun gun, to subdue a struggling person who was being arrested Monday, Sept. More...

Opinion

Stepping Up For School Board

Public service often gets a bad rap.  Men and women who choose to hold public office are often ignored, criticized, disparaged, panned, condemned, lambasted, and boycotted for their decisions as public servants. More...

Protect Our Children

An Archbold school bus that was stopped to pick up children on US20A was struck from behind by a vehicle at 7:36 am, Monday morning.  When we hear news of a crash involving a school bus, no matter how slight, it makes us gasp. More...

Old Photo Corner

The 1969 IGA Championship slow-pitch softball team in its second year. Front row, from left: Rick Stotzer. J.R. Brown, Bill Rufenacht, Wendell Beck, Roger Grieser, Jim Ziegler. More...

Breaking News - 9/15/2015 7:00 PM

Toledo May Not Be Able To Pay CCNO Jail Bill

The city of Toledo may not be able to pay its share of operating the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, which could result in layoffs, downsizing, and even closure of the facility.      That information is from a press rel More...

Fair Attendance Down 5,555

The Fulton County Fair Board announced that attendance at the 2015 Fulton County Fair was 285,794, down from the two preceding years.  In 2013, the seven-day attendance figure announced by the fair board was 298,346, the highest recorded.  More...

ODOT Reviews Rt. 66-Co. Rd. 24 Information

Bob Seaman, Archbold village engineer, told Archbold Village Council the Ohio Department of Transportation is reviewing a proposal by an engineering firm for work on the proposed realignment of St. Rt. 66 to Co. Rd. 24.  More...

Harvest Fest Celebration

St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, on the corner of US 6 and St. Rt. 66, held its annual Harvest Fest Celebration, Sunday, Sept. 13. Jeffrey Corder, pastor, delivered the sermon, and special music was provided by the childrens choir. More...

 

News

More Winners From The Fulton County Fair

Additional winners from the 2015 Fulton County Fair. Previous results from the junior fair were published in the Sept. 9 issue of the Archbold Buckeye.  Ponies   More...

Monster Cast

These youngsters are some of the cast members of the Archbold Community Theatre production of “Monster in the Closet.” Front row, from left: Meggie Mello, Katelyn Stoner, Elsie Mello, Allison Bickel. More...

Best August Tax Report In Eight Years

The Archbold municipal income tax had its best August in eight years in terms of gross collections, said Kevin Morton, a councilman, when council reviewed the monthly income tax report during its Monday, Sept. 14 meeting. More...

Sports

AHS Golf Beats PH, Evergreen

Archbold golfers finished with a low team score of 163 to beat Patrick Henry and Evergreen and improve to 3-1 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League, Thursday, Sept. More...

Wauseon, Blissfield Win Archbold Invitational

Wauseon won the boys race while Blissfield, Mich., won the girls race at the Archbold Cross Country Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 12.  The Indians scored 76 points in the boys race. More...

Four A.J. Short Goals Pace AHS

The Archbold boys soccer team hosted Ottoville (3- 3), Thursday, Sept. 10, and earned a 5-0 victory before entertaining Riverdale (1-2- 2), Saturday, Sept. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “Ezra & Nehemiah: A Story of Restoration,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Sept. 6: John & Erika Schwind, Archbold, girl.   More...

Organizations

Blood Drive  Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Wednesday, Sept. 16, 12-6 p.m., St. Caspar Church, 1205 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon.  Mental Health  More...