November 25, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Joe Wyse Moved, At Flower Hospital

Joe Wyse, Archbold police chief, is continuing a slow recovery from a stroke that left him hospitalized.  Jim Wyse, mayor and Joe’s brother, said Joe is currently in the Flower Hospital inpatient rehabilitation unit. More...

Winter Makes An Appearance

Snow coats the fruit and leaves of this tree in Archbold, Sunday morning, Nov. 22, after three inches of snow fell on the village and much of the region, Saturday, Nov. 21. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Lois Riegsecker

Lois Irene (Miller) Riegsecker died on Nov. 17, 2015, surrounded by her family. She was born Dec. 9, 1927, to Henry and Amanda (Short) Miller. She married Orval Riegsecker on Aug. 13, 1950. More...

Walter S. Short

Walter S. Short, age 91 years, of Archbold, passed away Friday afternoon, Nov. 20, 2015, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold. He was born April 4, 1924, at Wauseon, the son of Cletus and Mary (Wyse) Short, and married Ilva Sauder on June 4, 1944. More...

Evelyn M. Rychener

Evelyn M. Rychener, age 75 years, of Wauseon, passed away Thursday evening, Nov. 19, 2015, at the Toledo Hospital.  She was born Dec. 1, 1939, at Wauseon, the daughter of Orval and Cora (Short) Kauffman, and married Larry Rychener on Dec. More...

Sports

Six Return For AHS Girls Basketball

Brian Ziegler has compiled a 259-112 overall record in 12 seasons, eight of which has been spent as the Archbold head girls basketball coach.  Last year the Streaks finished 18-8 and tied for second place in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League wi More...

AHS Girls Win Season Opener

Racing out to a 25-5 first-quarter lead, Archbold defeated Continental 67-28 in the girls basketball season opener for both teams, Friday, Nov. 20, at Continental. More...

Five Return On Archbold Boys Team

The Archbold boys basketball team will attempt to defend its sixth consecutive Northwest Ohio Athletic League title when the 2015- 16 season opens, Saturday, Nov. 28, at Wauseon, for a non-league contest.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “Daniel,” Jesse Kahler.  West Clinton Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Nov. 15: Barbara Jimison, Wauseon, girl.  Nov. 17: Alyssa Smith- Yackee, Wauseon, boy; Nicole Tipton, Swanton, girl; Justice Springstead, Wauseon, girl.   More...

Organizations

Blood Drive  Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Monday, Nov. 30, 12-6 pm, Ridgeville Corners American Legion, Co. Rd. 19.   More...

Breaking News - 11/24/2015 7:00 PM

Parade of Lights On For Friday Night

Amy Krueger, executive director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce said all events associated with the Friday night, Nov. More...

Hurst, Downey Win School Board Seats

It’s official. Jeremy Hurst is the newest member of the Archbold Area School Board. More...

Parade Of Lights Up To 27 Entries

As of Monday morning, Amy Krueger, executive director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, said there are 27 registered entries for the Parade of Lights.  Over 18 years of the parade, Krueger said the average is 45 to 48 entries.  Last More...

Christmas Cheer To Help 525 Families

Some needy households in Fulton County will soon have an opportunity to receive some things they need and want through the Christmas Cheer program. The program started more than 31 years ago, said Cecily Rohrs, rural Archbold. More...

 

News

Rex Warns Parents Of Dangerous Phone Applications

Aaron Rex, Archbold Area School District superintendent, has posted a warning to parents about ten dangerous smart phone applications. Rex told the Archbold Area School Board during its Monday, Nov. More...

Feasting Fun

Mason Stuckey, left, and Miley Cox, Archbold kindergarten students, chat with one another during the annual Kindergarten Feast, Friday, Nov. 20, at the elementary school.– photo by David Pugh   More...

Wauseon Home Destroyed By Fire; Smoke Detector Saves Family

A family of four and their dogs are safe because of a smoke detector, said Rick Sluder, Wauseon fire chief. The home of Jordan O’Neil at 13211 Co. Rd. J caught fire early the morning of Sunday, Nov. 22. More...

Public Record

Archbold Man Indicted On Trespassing Charge

Bobby A. Rodriguez, 24, Archbold, was indicted on a single count of trespassing by the Fulton County Grand Jury.  The grand jury met Monday, Nov. More...

File Juvenile Complaint

Toilet paper thrown in trees and chalk drawings on a driveway were the extent of damage apparently done by juveniles, Saturday night, Nov. More...

Car Damaged

Steven E. Diehl, 26, Archbold, told Archbold police he believed his car was damaged while it was parked at the East Gardens apartment complex, Sunday, Nov. More...

Opinion

Pause... And Give Thanks

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, one of our nation’s most cherished holidays. More...

Winter Makes A Visit

Winter paid a visit to Archbold on Saturday, dumping a wet, heavy snow on the area and much of the Midwest. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2005   Bob Aschliman, president of Archbold School Board, said the list of applicants to replace Ken Cline, retiring superintendent, is down to seven. More...