December 23, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Rupp, Loar, Mazurowski Run For Commissioner; Zuver Challenges MacDonald For Clerk Of Courts

Three men filed petitions to run in the primary election for their party’s nomination for a Fulton County commissioner seat.  The race came to light after the Fulton County Board of Elections posted the list of candidates for the March 16 More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Alva J. Schlabach

1921-2015

Alva Joseph Schlabach, of Sarasota, Fla., died Dec. More...

Ruth Jones

Ruth Winifred Perry Jones (Mrs. Richard C.) was born June 30, 1916, at Granville, Licking County, Ohio, a daughter of Era Z. and Bessie (Richardson) Perry, and passed away Sunday morning, Dec. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Dec. 11   1:04 pm: Suspicious person, 600 block Pleasant St., subjects soliciting, advised to get permits.  3:22 pm: Assist Fulton County Sheriff Department with injury accident, St. Rt. 66 at St. Rt. More...

Archbold EMS Log

Dec. 5 1:39 pm: Colony Meadows, medical, transported to Fulton County Health Center. 9:41 pm: Fairlawn Haven, injury, transported to FCHC. Dec. 7 3:58 pm: Fairlawn Haven, medical, transported to FCHC. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Midland Funding LLC, San Diego, Calif., plaintiff vs Heron Chavez, Wauseon, defendant. Other civil.  Midland Funding, LLC, San Diego, Calif., plaintiff vs Carolyn Black, Wauseon, defendant. More...

Sports

Bedsole Hits Game Winner, Blue Streaks “Ruff” Up Bulldogs

Trailing Swanton 55-53 with time running down, Archbold’s Kaiden Bedsole buried a three-pointer from the top of the key with three seconds left to seal a 56-55 Northwest Ohio Athletic League boys basketball victory, Thursday, Dec 17, at Swanton More...

Blue Streaks Too Much For Blackbirds In Backyard Rivalry

Archbold used a strong shooting performance and a quick start to blow past the Pettisville Blackbirds 77-35 in boys basketball action, Saturday, Dec. More...

Wrestlers Begin League Slate With Two Wins

Archbold hit the mats Thursday, Dec. 17, at Evergreen in a pair of Northwest Ohio Athletic League matches. The Streaks defeated Evergreen 60-18 and bested Patrick Henry 48-30 in the nightcap. The wins run Archbold’s record to 10-2, 2-0 NWOAL. More...

Howell Reservoir?

Mayor Urges Future Reservoir Be Named After Village Administrator

In one of his last official acts as mayor, Jim Wyse asked that a future village reservoir be named for Dennis Howell, village administrator.  Wyse, who chose not to seek reelection after 12 years as mayor, presided at his last meeting of Archbo More...

Christmas Celebrates Hope, Light, God’s Love

As Christmas arrives, this newspaper asked several pastors of the Archbold Ministerial Association about the messages they were giving to their congregations. Nine pastors responded. More...

Christmas Spirit

From “Star Wars” to “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” the Grinch and Christmas reindeer, AHS students showed their spirit and celebrated the season with a variety of costumes, Saturday, Dec. More...

 

News

Henry County Primary Has Two Contested Races

Henry County voters who cast ballots in the March 15, 2016, primary election will see two contested races.  There’s a two-way race for the Republican nomination for Henry County prosecuting attorney.  Jay Hanna, former prosecuting att More...

Village Employees Get 1% Pay Hike

Village of Archbold employees will receive a 1% pay hike as a result of action by Archbold Village Council at its Monday, Dec. 7 meeting. The pay hike was recommended by the council finance committee. More...

4-H Advisors Recognized At Annual Banquet

The Fulton County 4-H program recently held its annual 4-H Advisor Recognition Banquet.  Advisors who achieved five, 10, 15, 20, 25, and 35 years of service were recognized:  Five years: Sherry Renner, Lilly Armstrong, Kathy Miller.  1 More...

People

Three Generations

The Archbold Alumni Choir program brought three generations of women together. Judi (Gearig) Miller, left, AHS ‘63, was the oldest alumnus in the choir. Her director was Mr. Treadway. More...

Honor Students

Area students have been named to the dean’s list for the 2015 fall semester at Northwest State Community College, Archbold.  Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify. A * denotes a 4.0 grade point average.  Archbold   More...

Earn Degrees

Victoria Burkhart and Melissa Felix were recently awarded certificates as phlebotomy technicians and McKayla Waidelich received an associate degree in medical assisting from Northwest State Community College. More...

Opinion

The Christmas Story

In an age of Black Friday and Super Saturday, where love for one another is measured in the value of the gifts received, it’s important to step back.  For Christians worldwide, the story of Christmas is that of the birth of a child over 2, More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2005   More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “King of Kings,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Dec. 8: Kelly & Tyler Snider, Wauseon, girl.  Dec. 10: Laura & Justin Kleinselper, Napoleon, girl.  Dec. 11: Darcy & Tyler Krassow, Custar, girl.  Dec. More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of Dec. 28-Jan. More...