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Fulton County Dog Pound Center Of Controversy Again

Breaking news: Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney said misdemeanor charges were filed Tuesday, Jan. 5, against Jean Keating, Sylvania, executive director of the Lucas County Pit Crew, and the Pit Crew organization. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

William Kernig

William Milford Kernig, 80 years of age, Garrettsville, passed away Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015, at University Hospital Portage Medical Center in Ravenna with family by his side.  Born in Buffalo, N.Y., on Aug. More...

Virginia A. Nofziger

Virginia A. Nofziger, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, of Lyons, passed away peacefully with her family present Sunday afternoon, Jan. 3, 2016, at Heartland of Wauseon. She had reached the age of 85 years. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Robert “Bob” Burkholder, 83, Greeley, Colo., and formerly of Archbold, died Dec. 25, 2015. Survivors include his wife, Florence, and four children. Stoddard Funeral Home, Greeley, Colo.   More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Dec. More...

Archbold EMS Log

Dec. 18 10:51 pm: 700 block Siegel Dr., medical alarm, accidental trip. Dec. 20 8:12 am: 700 block Siegel Dr., ill, transported to Fulton County Health Center. 8:14 pm: Co. Rd. 22 at St. Rt. 2, medical, transported to FCHC. Dec. 21 More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Laura Feeney, Delta, plaintiff vs Carl Feeney, Defiance, defendant. Divorce.  National Collegiate Student Loan Trust, Jessup, Md., plaintiff vs Shawn Myers, Lyons, defendant. More...

Opinion

A New Era Begins In Archbold

The Monday, Jan. 4 mayoral inauguration of Jeff Fryman was both start of a new era in village leadership and a connection with the past. After Jim Wyse held the post of mayor for 12 years, there is now new leadership at the village helm. More...

Obamacare Beyond Repair, Should Be Repealed

The people who were supposed to benefit most from the Affordable Care Act were those who could least afford health insurance. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2006   A new Ohio tax, the Commercial Activity Tax (CAT), is being watched by everyone who has an interest in school financing.  More...

Recipe Corner

Spring Toasted Almond Fruit Salad

1 1/4 cups sugar, divided 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 teaspoons grated lemon zest 1 cup (4 ounces) sliced almonds 1 teaspoon dry ginger Pinch of salt 2 pints blackberries 2 pints raspberries 2 Granny Smith appl More...

Breaking News - 1/5/2016 7:00 PM

Bosco Released

The Fulton County Sherriff Department announced at about 3:36 pm Friday, Jan. 8, that Bosco, the pit-bull mixed-breed dog accused of biting a Wauseon man, has been released from the Fulton County Dog Pound. More...

Breaking News - 1/5/2016 7:00 PM

Cordoba Gets Maximum Sentence

Romauldo Cordoba, Jr., 39, Archbold, the man convicted of involuntary manslaughter in connection with the April 25, 2015 shooting death of Joshua McJilton, 27, Oceanside, Calif., has received the maximum sentence.  Cordoba was sentenced Fri More...

Sewer Project “Should Be A Priority,” Wyse Says

Editor’s note: This is the second of a two-part series in which Jim Wyse, now former Archbold mayor, talks about two major issues facing the village. More...

Still Looking For First Baby Of 2016

The title of the Archbold Buckeye First Baby of 2016 is still waiting to be claimed.  The Buckeye First Baby of 2016 is the first baby of the year born to parents living in the Archbold or Pettisville school districts after 12 a.m., Friday, Jan. More...

 

News

Council Puts Off Filling Vacant Seat

Archbold Village Council was originally scheduled to fill a vacant council seat at its Monday, Jan. More...

Academic All-Ohio

These Pettisville High School cross country runners were recognized as individual Academic All-Ohioans by the Ohio Association of Track & Cross Country Coaches. More...

FFA News

The Pettisville FFA chapter was active during the Christmas season to help make sure no child in Fulton County went without a toy or food for Christmas.  Ten members volunteered their time to hold signs to get donations for Fulton County Toys fo More...

Sports

Blue Streaks Use Strong Start To Beat Blackbirds 61-44

Racing out to an 18-0 lead, Archbold held off a Pettisville run in the fourth to defeat the Birds 61-44 in non-league girls basketball action, Monday, Dec. 28, in the Bird Cage. More...

Blue Streaks Topple Apaches, Fall To O-G

In a game that featured 20 three-pointers, Archbold welcomed Fairview, Saturday, Jan. More...

AHS Girls Raise Record To 11-1 With 47-40 Win Over Perrysburg

Up 17-9 after one but down 34-32 after three, Archbold (11-1) outscored Division I Perrysburg 15- 6 in the fourth for a 47-40 non-league girls basketball victory, Wednesday, Dec. More...

Religion

2016 Bible Quiz Kicks Off Season

Twelve area Bible quiz teams traveled to North Clinton Church, Wauseon, for the 2016 kick-off tournament, Sunday, Jan. More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “Persistent Prayer: Part 2,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Ladies Bible Study Begins Jan. 12

The Ladies Bible Study at Lockport Mennonite Church begins Tuesday, Jan. 12, 9:30 am, on the book “Angels.”   More...