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Concussions Can Take Place Under Any Circumstance, Says Stanley

During the course of an athletic season, injuries are unavoidable. More...

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Obituaries

Betty Irene Sauder

Betty Irene Sauder, 65 of Archbold, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, in her home, with her family around her.  Betty was born on Aug. More...

Jean L. “Skip” Beck

Jean L. “Skip” Beck, age 81 years, of Pettisville, passed away suddenly Sunday afternoon, Oct. 4, 2015.  He was born Jan. 18, 1934, near Archbold, the son of Harvey and Leona (Krieger) Beck, and married Maryann Flint on Oct. More...

Susanne Sanders Glover Lester

Susanne Sanders Glover Lester, age 87, of Fayette, died Wednesday evening, Sept. More...

People

Millers Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Robert and Mary Miller, Lakeland Fla., and formerly of Archbold, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 8, 2015.  Robert and Mary were married Oct. 8, 1955, at Kauffman Mennonite Church, Holsopple, Pa.  More...

First Vote

Nick Wyse, Archbold, a student in the Four County Career Center Auto collision repair program, was one of the FCCC students who participated in the Ohio First Vote student registration. More...

Grandparents Day

Ron and Sharon Gigax, Archbold, share refreshments with their grandson, Kaleb, a fifth grader, during Grandparents Day, Friday, Oct. 2, at Archbold Middle School.– photo by Mary Huber   More...

Opinion

Power Of The Press Celebrated This Week

This is National Newspaper Week, when newspapers across America celebrate and recognize the function and purpose of a newspaper to its community. Newspapers help protect the democratic human rights of all citizens.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2005   Robert G. Short is the 2005 Citizen of the Year. He is a local businessman, and a 1941 AHS graduate. He followed his father in business as a funeral director and downtown furniture merchant.  More...

Wyse Improving, Mayor Reports

The condition of Joe Wyse, Archbold police chief, is improving after he suffered a stroke, Tuesday, Sept. 22.  Wyse was taken by ambulance to the Fulton County Health Center, then flown by helicopter ambulance from FCHC to Mercy St. More...

Archbold, Ridgeville Alumni Join AHS Marching Band

Top: With Ridgeville High School alumni joining Archbold High School alumni and current AHS Marching Band members, Friday, Oct. 2, three generations of musicians were able to play together for the first time. More...

The Great Pumpkin Flower

From a lowly pumpkin, Pettisville art teacher Joyce Nafziger created a beautiful sunflower for the annual Pettisville Pumpkin Fest, Friday, Oct. 2 at the school. More...

 

News

Park Board Considers Changing Hours Of Parks

The Archbold Park Board talked about, but took no action on, changing the hours the parks are open.  The discussion came at its Wednesday, Sept. More...

Shoots Bear

Landon Nafziger, rural Archbold, shot a 310-pound black bear in Canada, Thursday, Sept. 10. He used a muzzleloader gun.– courtesy photo   More...

Toledo Makes Partial Payment On Jail Bill

The city of Toledo has paid $1,090,000 on its fourthquarter 2015 bill of almost $1.4 million for its share of the operating costs of the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio. More...

Public Record

Youth Sentenced In Sexting Case

Lukas Rufenacht, a 17- year-old AHS student who was one of five charged in an Archbold sexting scandal, was sentenced to the Northwest Ohio Juvenile Detention, Training, and Rehabilitation Center, Stryker, Wednesday, Sept. 30.  More...

Archbold Man Arrested On Assault Charge

Ismael Huerta, 47, 1617 South Defiance Street, faces a misdemeanor charge of assault following an incident that was reported to police at 9:31 pm, Wednesday, Sept. More...

Preston Klopfenstein Released On Bond

Preston Alan Klopfenstein, 20, Archbold, has been released from the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio on his own recognizance.  His release has conditions, and he is required to wear an ankle bracelet electronic monitoring device with a Glob More...

Sports

Archbold Golfers Win Sectional Title

The Archbold golf team won its first sectional championship since 2009 when the Streaks beat Toledo Central Catholic by one stroke, Thursday, Oct. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Win Streak At 11

The Archbold boys soccer team (11-2, 3-0 NWOAL) hosted Lima Central Catholic (3-7-2), Tuesday, Sept. More...

Correction

In the photo caption for the AHS boys soccer photo last week, the Archbold player was misidentified.  Trying to gain control of the ball was Andrew Hogrefe.  The Buckeye regrets the error.   More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “Ezra 9-10: Repentance and Renewal,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Sept. 24: Martina Yadimir, Wauseon, girl.  Sept. 26: Kayann Wolfgang, Delta, boy.  Sept. 29: Ashley & Matthew Michelson, Wauseon, boy.   More...

Organizations

Genealogical Society  Fulton County Genealogical Society, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 410 Taylor St., Delta. Program: Beginning Genealogy.  Blood Drives  More...