November 18, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Leaving A Legacy: Senior Boys Soccer Players Reflect On Season

It was an unfortunate end for the Archbold boys soccer team, losing 1-0 in the Division III state semifinals to Canfield South Range. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Imogene Buehrer

Imogene Buehrer, age 89, of Pettisville, passed away early Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, in her home.  She had been a lifelong area homemaker.  Mrs. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Jerry Lee Lauber, 80, Wauseon, died Nov. 11, 2015. Survivors include two children. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home, Wauseon.   More...

Public Record

Saturday Crash Claims One Life

A crash on Co. Rd. X in Henry County claimed one life, injured four, and left three hospitalized as of midday Tuesday, Nov. 17.  Dead is Sara J. Leaders, 29, Napoleon, one of five occupants of the vehicle.  More...

Graffiti Found

An Archbold police report indicates graffiti was drawn in the gravel at the Ruihley Park baseball diamond.  The report states workers hanging Christmas lights in the park discovered the graffiti, which was done sometime between 5 pm, Wednesday, More...

Man Cited For Bus Violation

Jerry H. McGuire, 42, rural Defiance, was cited for passing a stopped school bus as a result of a Tuesday, Nov. 3 incident.  The bus driver, Pamela S. More...

Opinion

AHS Boys Soccer, Other Sports Teams Find Success

Many citizens in the Archbold community followed the success of the AHS boys soccer team as it won sectional, district, and regional championships before bowing out in the state semifinal.  More...

Tragedy In Paris

Few words can adequately describe the horrific terrorist attacks against Paris, Friday night, Nov. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

10 Years Ago Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005 School board is considering asking district voters for a five-year emergency property tax levy. Ken Cline, superintendent, said the five-year time frame “is the one thing that makes sense.” More...

Konst Named Fairlawn CEO

Donna Konst, currently director of care coordination at Lima Memorial Hospital, has been selected to be the new chief executive officer of the Fairlawn Haven retirement campus. More...

Defiance Street Railroad Crossing Scheduled To Close Today For Repairs

As of presstime yesterday, Tuesday, the Norfolk Southern Railroad was planning to close the Defiance Street crossing today, Wednesday, to begin repairs.  Railroad officials said it should be reopened by end of business, Wednesday, Nov. More...

 

News

School Board Approves Levy Renewal

The Archbold Area School Board has officially put a renewal of the district $1.1- million emergency property tax levy on the ballot.  As a result of action at its Monday, Nov. More...

Band Honors, Awards

Awards for members of the Archbold High School Marching Band, and an honor for the band itself, were announced during the annual indoor concert, Thursday, Nov. 12, at the AHS gym. More...

Preparations Underway For Parade Of Lights, Lite The Nite Run/Jingle Walk

An Archbold tradition continues this year as preparations are well underway for the Parade of Lights. This is the 18th year for the parade, which is always held the Friday after Thanksgiving. This year, the parade will be held on Nov. 27. More...

Sports

Streaks Fall To Raiders 1-0 In State Semifinal

The Archbold boys soccer team was nipped 1-0 by Canfield South Range in a Division III state semifinal match at the Sandusky High School Strobel Field, Wednesday, Nov. More...

Sean Stewart Named D-III Boys Soccer Coach Of Year

Sean Stewart, Archbold head boys soccer coach, was named the Coach of the Year in Division III by the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association.  Stewart led the Blue Streaks to a 19-3 record and a berth in the state semifinals in only the sixt More...

Hernandez District Girls Player Of Year

Alicia Hernandez, an Archbold senior, was named the Player of the Year in Division III by the Northwest Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association for the 2015 girls soccer season.  Emie Peterson, a sophomore, was named to the second team.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “Daniel 3: Circumstances & Faith,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Nov. 7: Annita Schroeder, Swanton, girl.  Nov. 9: Tammy Fennel, Swanton, boy.  Nov. More...

Organizations

Blood Drive  Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Wednesday, Nov. 25, 1-6 p.m., Wauseon American Legion, 1105 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon.  Bereavement  More...