December 2, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

2016 Archbold Reconstruction Projects Include Pleasant, Wilson, Beech Streets

The village of Archbold will reconstruct three streets in the southwestern quadrant in 2016. In all, Bob Seaman, village engineer, anticipates spending about $1.54 million on infrastructure upgrades during the next construction season. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Evelyn J. Andre

Evelyn J. Andre, age 91, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 24, 2015, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold.  She was born Dec. 31, 1923, near Archbold, the daughter of John and Mary (Beck) Nofzinger.  She married Dale D. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 20 8:46 am: Accident, occurred preceding night on S. Defiance St. at West Barre Rd. 10:49 am: Motorist passing stopped school bus with its lights flashing. 10:55 am: Telephone harassment, filed at police station. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   KirkPennington,Wauseon, plaintiff vs Nancy Pennington, Wauseon, defendant. Divorce.  Barbara Thomas, Delta, plaintiff vs Arthur Thomas, Delta, defendant. More...

Vehicle Deer Accidents

Several vehicle-deer accidents were reported to the Fulton County Sheriff Department recently:  •Tuesday, Nov. 10, 6:49 am: A car, driven by Lori J. Snyder, 48, rural Napoleon was traveling east on Co. Rd. More...

Sports

Archbold Matmen Ready To Roll

Brian Becher, Archbold head wrestling coach, welcomes back 17 lettermen to lead the Streaks into the 2015-16 campaign.  Archbold finished 21-6 last season. More...

AHS Beats Indians, Falls To Evergreen

Opening a stretch of four home games, Archbold defeated Wauseon in a nonleague contest but lost to Evergreen in girls basketball action last week.  The Streaks defeated Wauseon 53-39, Tuesday, Nov. More...

Driving To The Basket

Archbold’s Kamryn Hostetler (23) breaks to the basket in the Blue Streaks’ 53-39 victory over Wauseon, Tuesday, Nov. 24.– photo by Mario Gomez   More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “Plan A,” Jesse Kahler.  St. John Lutheran   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Nov. 19: Dixie Degler, Napoleon, boy.  Nov. 20: Jammie Flores, Wauseon, girl.  Nov. 23: Sarah & Jonathan Lane, Wauseon, boy; Kandi Lewis, Delta, twin boys.   More...

Organizations

Cancer Support  Living With Cancer support group, Thursday, Dec. 3&17, 7 p.m., Bryan Community Center, Buffalo Rd.   Nursing Mom’s Group  Nursing Mom’s Group, Thursday, Dec. 3, 10 a.m., Crossroads Church, 845 E. More...

Prom Dress Dash For Cash

AHS juniors Jack Fisher, Jared Kidder, Jonah Waidelich, Austin Wilson, Toby Walker, and Logan Garrow, from left, donned prom dresses for the “Prom Dress Dash For Cash,” Tuesday, Nov. 24, during the AHS-Wauseon girls basketball game. More...

Eight AHS Students Sing Their Way To All-State Choir

Next month, Archbold High School students will again participate in the All- State Choir.  Not one student, like some schools. Not even four. More...

 

News

United Way At 72%

The United Way of Fulton County is 72% of the way to meeting the 2015 fundraising goal.  That’s the report from Gina Saaf, executive director, a position she has held for 17 years.  She pointed out the organization hasn’t met th More...

Toledo Still Owes $199,920 To CCNO; Corrections Commission Meets Today

As of this morning, Wednesday, the city of Toledo still owes close to $200,000 on its jail bill.  Toledo is a participating jurisdiction in the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, the regional jail near Stryker that serves five counties (Fulto More...

Marching In The Rain

Sousaphone player Jeremiah Hartman marches in the Archbold Parade of Lights, Friday, Nov. 27.– photo by Mary Huber   More...

People

Stuckey, Short To Wed Jan. 16

Brian and Lori Aeschliman (and the late Andrew Stuckey), Archbold, and Lynn and Karlene Short, Pettisville, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Audrey Stuckey, Archbold, and Taylor Short, Pettisville.  The bride-elec More...

FFA News

Five Pettisville FFA members and nine chaperones attended the National FFA convention in Louisville, Ky.  More than 60,000 members and guests attended. More...

FFA News

The Pettisville FFA Alumni and Friends recently held its annual meeting.  Highlights of the night were updates from students that attended the Washington Leadership Conference and Agriscience Fair reports.  The group will assist the FFA wi More...

Opinion

Despite The Rain, Parade A Success

Amy Krueger, executive director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, must be feeling just a little bit jinxed.  Earlier in the year, the “Dueling Pianos” chamber event was postponed due to weather. More...

Christmas Is Right In Your Own Backyard

With the passing of Thanksgiving, the Christmas season is here. Of course, some retailers hoping to collect Christmas dollars started their Christmas shopping seasons well before Thanksgiving. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2005 Bob Aschliman, president of the Archbold Area School Board, released the names of the final three candidates for the position of superintendent. More...