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DIV. IV DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL

Pettisville Def. Antwerp in District Semifinal

Pettisville defeated Antwerp 25-19, 15-25, 25-21, 25-18 in a Div. IV district volleyball semifinal, Tuesday, Oct. 27, at Defiance. More...

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Truck Accident Closes St. Rt. 66

Road Reopened Wednesday Night

Emergency responders including Archbold Fire Department units are on the scene of a commercial vehicle accident that involves hazardous materials, this morning, Wednesday, Oct. 28, around 9 am, north of the curves and Zone. More...

National Honor Society Inducts 20

Twenty students were admitted to the Archbold High School chapter of the National Honor Society in a ceremony, Sunday, Oct. 4, at the school. More...

Planning Commission Discusses Subdivision

The Archbold Planning Commission discussed a new four-lot subdivision in the southwest quadrant of Archbold during its Monday, Oct. 26 meeting. More...

“Larceny And Old Lace” Performed At AHS This Weekend

Take a pair of 60-ish sisters who rob casinos for a hobby, mix in an uncle who thinks he’s a pirate, a somewhat kidnapping victim, two prison escapees, and an innocent nephew, and you have “Larceny and Old Lace.”  Archbold High More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Kenneth Earl Cooley

Kenneth Earl Cooley, 100, of Fayette, successfully completed his life’s work on earth and was promoted to glory on Oct. 25, 2015. He was born on Aug. 20, 1915, to Justice and Gladys (Tewsley) Cooley. More...

Marjora M. (Short) Miller

Marjora M. (Short) Miller was born Nov. 24, 1927, to Daniel L. and Malinda (Stuckey) Short in Fulton County, Ohio.  She was married to Lawrence J. Miller on Aug. More...

Sports

Pettiville Girls Team Second At District Cross Country

The Pettisville girls cross country team finished second at the Division III district cross country meet, Saturday, Oct. 24, at Widewater Retreat, Liberty Center. Liberty Center swept the boys and girls titles. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Wins Sectional Title

The Archbold boys soccer team (15-2) defeated Swanton (8-9-1) 4-0 to win a Division III sectional championship, Saturday, Oct. More...

Archbold Girls Soccer Claims Sectional Title

Archbold used a second-half goal and a strong defensive performance to capture its seventh straight Division III girls soccer sectional championship at Spengler Field, Saturday, Oct. 24. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Crossroads worship band, worship leader, offertory. Message, “Message, “Ezra & Nehemiah: A Story of Restoration, From Tears to Cheers,” Nathanael Miles, youth pastor. More...

Organizations

NAMI   National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold.   More...

AHS Class Of 1975 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1975 held its 40th reunion at The Blue, Saturday, Oct.  More...

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DIV. III GIRLS SOCCER DISTRICT FINAL

Swanton Defeats Archbold After Double Overtime, Shootout

With the score tied at 1 after regulation and two overtimes, Swanton defeated Archbold 4-3 in a shootout to win the Div. III girls soccer district championship, Saturday, Oct. 31, at Genoa.-Posted 10.31, 7 pm  More...

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DIV. III REGIONAL CROSS COUNTRY

Pettisville Girls Team Finishes Fourth, Advances to State

The Pettisville girls team finished fourth at the Div. III regional cross country meet at Tiffin, Saturday, Oct. 31.The Birds advance to next weekend's state meet at Hebron. More...

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DIV. III BOYS SOCCER DISTRICT SEMIFINAL

Archbold 6, Maumee Valley Country Day 0

Archbold defeated Maumee Valley Country Day 6-0, Tuesday, Oct. 27, in a Div. III boys soccer district semifinal to advance to the district championship.The Streaks (16-2) play Ottawa Hills (15-3) in the district final, Saturday, Oct. More...

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Div.IIII girls soccer district semifinal

Archbold 3, Woodmore 1

Archbold advanced to the Div. III district final in girls soccer, defeating Woodmore in the semifinals, Thursday, Oct. 29, at Genoa.  The Streaks play Swanton for the district title, Saturday, Oct. 31. More...

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Div . IV District Volleyball

Ayersville def. Pettisville in 3 games

Ayersville defeated Pettisville 25-23, 25-17, 25-15 to win the Div. IV volleyball championship at Defiance, Thursday, Oct. 29. The undefeated Pilots advance to the regional tourney in Elida.-posted 10.29, 10 pm  More...

Joe Wyse Makes Progress

Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, said his brother, Joe Wyse, the Archbold police chief, is making steady progress.  Joe Wyse suffered a stroke at his home Sept. More...

Archbold Voters Asked To Replace 3.3-Mill Levy

Archbold voters are asked to replace the 3.3-mill property tax levy for current expenses at the Tuesday, Nov. 3 general election. The levy has been voted on every five years. More...

Know What You’re Voting On

Don’t Let Ohio Go To Pot

Over the past several years, more and more proposed constitutional amendments have been placed on ballots, carving rights into the Ohio constitution that many people didn’t fully understand.  State Issue Three is that kind of amendment.&nb More...

 

News

Fetter Inducted Into DC Hall Of Fame

Stephanie (Nafziger) Fetter, Adrian, Mich., PHS ‘94, was among four individuals inducted into the Defiance College Hall of Fame during Homecoming weekend, Saturday, Oct. More...

School District Receives Donations Totaling $2,900

The Archbold Area School Board accepted donations totaling $2,900 during its Monday, Oct. 19 meeting.  The largest was $2,500, from an anonymous donor, for softball field renovations. More...

R.O.C.K.S. Program Has Big Turnout

The Archbold R.O.C.K.S. program has a big turnout for this school year, said Michele Bagrowski, program coordinator and Archbold School District curriculum director. Speaking to the Archbold school board during its Monday, Oct. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 15   3:53 pm: Suspicious person, 400 block Park St., workers from Toledo Edison, all okay.  5:19 pm: Suspicious person, 200 block Linda Ct., workers from Toledo Edison, all okay.  Oct. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Ruth Wilson, Swanton vs Ron Wilson, Sr., Gresham, S.C., obligor. URESA.  Julie Morris, Delta, plaintiff vs Stephen Buehrer, administrator, Columbus, defendant. More...

One Dead, Two Critical After Sunday Crash

Geraldine M. Lauber, 78, Wauseon, died as a result of injuries she sustained in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of US20 and Co. Rd. 10-3 at 4:02 pm, Sunday, Oct. 25, said the Ohio State Highway Patrol.  More...

Opinion

Your Vote Is Important

Election Day, Nov. 3, is just days away. Early voting is already underway.  There are important decisions that must be made, and only those who vote will have a say in the decisions.  There are three statewide issues before voters. More...

Old Photo Corner

Jesse Short, founder and owner of Mid-America Trucking in the 1950s, hauled hundreds of loads of product to and from Archbold. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005   The Archbold Area School Board approved a five-year financial forecast that, even with no increase in base salaries, predicts that the district will be out of money by June 30, 2007.  More...

Recipe Corner

Cherry Chocolate Chia Smoothie

1 1/2 cups unsweetened vanilla almond milk 2 cups frozen cherries 1 banana 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 2 tablespoons chia seeds 2 scoops vanilla protein powder, optional 1 large handful spinach, optional   Blend all More...