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Breaking News - 9/22/2015 7:00 PM

Man Killed In Cycle Crash

    Matthew J. Beltz, 46, rural Archbold, died as a result of a motorcycle accident that occurred about 9:44 pm, Sunday, Sept. More...

Run In The Rain

Rain caused the cancellation of some events at the Archbold Fall Festival, Saturday, Sept. 19. However, both the Kids Fun Run and the Run For The Lights proceeded. This photo, taken at the beginning of the race, shows the start in wet conditions. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Dorothy Pugh

Dorothy Lenore Pugh, 83, Warrensburg, Ill., died Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, at Fair Havens Christian Home, Decatur, Ill.  She was born Nov. More...

Public Record

Archbold Man In Sept. 13 Crash

An Archbold man was involved in what the Fulton County Sheriff Department termed as two traffic crashes during the early morning hours of Sunday, Sept. More...

Woman Sentenced For Role In Crash

Caroline Krasula, 41, Wauseon, was given a mandatory 12-month prison sentence for her role in a March 31 auto accident, Monday, Sept. More...

Archbold Man Gets Prison Term

LeRoy Acevedo, 45, Archbold, has been given an eight-month prison sentence after entering a guilty plea to a charge of violating a protection order.  Acevedo was originally indicted May 18 by the Fulton County Grand Jury. More...

Sports

Bulldogs Chew Up Blue Streaks 45-7

Archbold and Swanton squared off in Northwest Ohio Athletic League football action, Friday, Sept. More...

Archbold Golfers Lead NWOAL With 5-1 Record

Archbold leads the Northwest Ohio Athletic League with a 5-1 record after winning a tri-match with Swanton and Montpelier, Thursday, Sept. 17, at Swanton.  Bryan, Swanton, and Wauseon are in a three-way tie for second with 4-2 records.  More...

AHS Girls Tennis Improves To 8-4

The Archbold girls tennis won both doubles matches in a 3-2 defeat of Ottawa- Glandorf, Tuesday, Sept. 15, at Archbold.  The Streaks traveled to Bryan, Thursday, Sept. 17, for a Northwest Ohio Athletic League match. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “Ezra & Nehemiah, a story of restoration: Resistance & Resume,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Sept. 12: Kimberly Smith, Wauseon, girl.  Sept. 15: Bria Double, Lyons, girl; Lindsay & Brady Schaffner, Wauseon, boy; Kyla Gomez, Bryan, girl.   More...

They’re Off!

A little rain didn’t stop these youngsters, who were just a few who participated in the Kids Fun Run at the Archbold Fall Festival, Saturday, Sept. 19. After a brief rain delay, the event went forward. More...

Breaking News - 9/22/2015 7:00 PM

Archbold FirstCare Closed

Parkview Physician's Group, Fort Wayne, Ind., announced Wednesday the FirstCare Walk-In Clinic at the Archbold Medical Center is closed.PPG officials said the closing is temporary. More...

Breaking News - 9/22/2015 7:00 PM

Archbold Police Chief Suffers Stroke

      Archbold village officials announced in a press release that Joe Wyse, Archbold police chief, is in critical condition at the Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center after suffering a stroke late Tuesday night, Sept. More...

Planning Continues For Sesquicentennial

Planning continues for the 2016 Archbold Sesquicentennial celebration, set for July 13-17.  Members of the Sesquicentennial Celebration Committee met Tuesday, Sept. More...

Nofziger Votes Against Approval Of Spring Coaches List

There was a split vote during the Monday, Sept. More...

Sauder Village Museum Still Recovering From June Rainstorm

The June 26-28 storm that dumped six to eight inches of rain on Northwest Ohio caused a lot of problems for a lot of people.  Basements flooded, motorists were kept busy finding their way around flooded roadways, and farmers watched as ponds for More...

 

News

Intersection Work Continues

Construction workers take a break while working on the widening of the North Defiance Street-Stryker Street intersection, Monday, Sept. 21. Excavation work was nearly finished. More...

Archbold School Board To Discuss Levy Renewal In November

The Archbold Area School Board will discuss renewal of the $1.1-million emergency property tax levy in November.  Chris Ziegler, fiscal officer, told the board at its Monday, Sept. More...

R.O.C.K.S. Program Gets $337,500 Grant

Archbold R.O.C.K.S., the before- and-after school program for middle school students, has received a $337,500, three-year grant.  Speaking to the Archbold School Board Monday night, Sept. More...

People

Additional Fulton Co. Junior Fair Results

Additional winners from the 2015 Fulton County Junior Fair. Previous results were published in the Sept. 9 issue of the Archbold Buckeye.  Winners are listed by name, parents’ names, town, and category, when the information was available. More...

Clean Up Crew

Grace Mayer, 12, Archbold, was a one-person cleanup crew in the Junior Fair Hog Barn, Monday, Sept. 7. Mayer said she was working in the barn helping a friend.– photo by David Pugh   More...

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Jim and Nancy Hogrefe, rural Archbold, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  Jim Hogrefe and Nancy Hoffman were married Sept. 25, 1965, at St. John Lutheran Church, Freedom Township, by Rev. Adolph Bickel. More...

Opinion

Sesquicentennial Committee Hard At Work

Every host and hostess knows putting on a great party, from a child’s birthday to a wedding reception, takes more than a little effort. More...

Raising Minimum Wage Could Backfire

Everyone understands that it costs more to live in a city such as New York or San Francisco, where housing and other basics are less affordable, than it does to live in Columbus.  What’s considered a living wage varies widely across the co More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005   The desire of the Archbold Area School Board is to have a new superintendent selected for the district by the end of 2005.  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...