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Downtown Parking To Be Restricted Starting Thursday

Grinding of the existing asphalt pavement on North Defiance Street in downtown Archbold is scheduled to begin tomorrow, Thursday, weather permitting.  Parking will not be allowed on all of North Defiance Street and portions of Stryker Street and More...

Council Discusses $185,000 Emergency Water Line Project

Archbold Village Council discussed an emergency water line project anticipated to cost $185,000 at its Monday, Sept. 28 meeting.  There was a break in the water line near the Sauder Outlet Store on St. Rt. 2 on Thursday, Sept. More...

Giant Tubes Are Towers For Wind Turbines

The giant white tubes or cylinders passing through town, sometimes with Ohio State Highway Patrol escorts, are parts for giant wind turbines, according to Bill Craighead, operations manager for Sycamore Specialized Carriers of Fort Wayne, Ind.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Betty I. Sauder

Betty Irene Sauder, 65 of Archbold, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday, Oct.  More...

Matthew J. Beltz

Matthew J. Beltz, age 46 years, of Archbold, passed away Sunday evening, Sept. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Roseline M. Lumbrezer, 94, Archbold, died Sept. 28, 2015. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.   More...

Sports

AHS Boys Soccer Records Eighth Straight Shutout

The Archbold boys soccer team (8-2, 2-0 NWOAL) traveled to Miller City (3-7), Monday, Sept. 21, gaining a 3-0 victory.  The Streaks hosted defending district champion Swanton (5-5-1, 1-2-1 NWOAL), Saturday, Sept. More...

AHS Tennis Beats Toledo Christian, Loses Two

The Archbold girls tennis is 9-6 with one match left in the regular season after a win over Toledo Christian and losses to Wauseon and Bluffton last week.  The Streaks were scheduled to play at Scott, Monday, Sept. More...

AHS Girls Soccer Beats Wauseon, Lake

The Archbold girls soccer team welcomed Wauseon, Swanton and Lake to Spengler Field last week.  The Streaks defeated Wauseon and Lake but fell to Swanton.  AHS 1, Wauseon 0   More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   More...

AHS Class Of 1960 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1960 held its 55th class reunion at Sauder Heritage Inn, Saturday, Sept. 12. More...

AHS Class Of 1950 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1950 held a reunion, Saturday, Sept. 19, at Carol Ann’s City Cafe. Twenty-one members of the original group of 42 were present. More...

Breaking News - 9/29/2015 7:00 PM

Spohler Named Archbold Citizen Of Year

Don Spohler has been named the 2015 Archbold Citizen of the Year.  More details will be published in the Oct. 7 issue of the Archbold Buckeye.–Posted 9.30, 5:10 pm   More...

AHS Golfers Make History, Win NWOAL

The Archbold golf team won its first Northwest Ohio Athletic League championship in school history, Friday, Sept. More...

Local Man Arrested On Assault Charge

Holly B. Klopfenstein, 55, 200 Quail Run, was treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center following an incident in which her son, Preston Alan Klopfenstein, 20, same address, allegedly cut her with a knife.  More...

AHS Marching Band Celebrates 75 Years

A tradition that has lasted generations will be celebrated Friday, Oct. More...

 

News

Additional Jr. Fair Results

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

Blue Streaks March At Defiance College

Three members of the Archbold High School Marching Band participated in the Defiance College Yellow Jacket Marching Band Experience Day, Saturday, Sept. 26, during the home DC football game. More...

County Unemployment Under 4% In August

The Ohio Department of Job & Family Services announced the Fulton County unemployment rate for August was 3.9%, the lowest rate in recent memory.  It’s the lowest rate in six years and nine months since the Buckeye began maintaining a More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Sept. 18   12:17 pm: Joshua E. Stockburger, 26, Archbold, reported he found a note indicating that on Sept. 15, another subject struck his vehicle while it was parked in a parking lot in the 300 block of N. Defiance St. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Kenneth Moore, Wauseon and Amy Moore, Delta, petitioners. Dissolution.  Janelle Johnson, Wauseon and Michael Johnson, Wauseon, petitioners. Dissolution.  Wells Fargo Bank, Ft. More...

Public Meetings

Trustees  Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Oct. 1, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon.  Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Oct. 5, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners.  Park Board  More...

Opinion

Prayers And Positive Thoughts For Joe Wyse

Archbold was shocked last week when it was learned Joe Wyse, Archbold police chief, suffered a stroke late Tuesday night, Sept. 22.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2005   Plans are coming together perfectly for the Saturday celebration to reopen the remodeled North Defiance Street historic district.  More...

Old Photo Corner

The original Archbold High School, which later became the elementary school on West Holland Street. Note the tall bell steeple and long fire escape on the right side of the building. The school was torn down in the 50s. More...