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Obituaries

Wendell Eugene Sutton

Wendell Eugene Sutton, 87, of Archbold, formerly of Fayette, died Tuesday, Feb. More...

Edwin “Eddie” R. Blosser

Edwin “Eddie” R. Blosser, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Fulton Manor Wauseon, at the age of 78.  He was born June 24, 1937, in Harrisonburg, Va., the son of Walter H. and Rosalyn E. More...

Valeria B. Hornish

Valeria B. Hornish, age 102 years, of Archbold, passed away late Monday, Feb. More...

People

AHS Students Compete At Statehouse

The Archbold High School Advanced Placement government class traveled to the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus to compete in the state “We the People” competition, Friday, Jan. 22. More...

Earns Degree

Catherine Stockburger, Archbold, graduated cum laude with a degree in psychology from Spring Arbor (Mich.) University, during commencement exercises on Nov. 21, 2015. More...

Earns Degree

Marissa Davis, Archbold, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in animal science from The University of Findlay in December 2015. A 2011 AHS graduate, she is the daughter of James and Kathy. More...

Opinion

A Celebration Of The Ridgeville Falcons

It was a night for Ridgeville Corners to shine on Friday, Feb. 5, when the school district celebrated all things Ridgeville. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2006   More...

Old Photo Corner

Members of the Class of 1969, the last graduating class of Ridgeville High School were, top row from left: Barbara Hicks, James Rupp, Barbara Elling, Patrick Garmyn, Cecelia Beck, Wanda Mahnke, Mary Rickenberg, Mark Schwiebert, Nancy Meyer, Kenneth W More...

Falcon Night A Hit With RHS Alumni

Ridgeville High School graduates interviewed by this newspaper were pleased with Ridgeville Falcon Night, Friday, Feb. More...

Stage Set For Strike At Northwest State?

The stage might be set for a strike at Northwest State Community College. The NSCC board of trustees and the Northwest State Community College Education Association are at loggerheads over a new contract for staff employees. More...

 

News

2016 Pettisville Homecoming Court

Members of the 2016 Pettisville High School Homecoming Court were presented to the audience prior to the PHS-Hicksville boys basketball game, Saturday, Feb.  More...

Calendar Is Pettisville School Board Topic

The Pettisville School Board discussed the pros and cons of the proposed calendar for the 2016-17 school year during its Monday, Feb. 8 meeting. More...

Heart Radiothon Dedicated To Batdorf

When the Fulton County Heart Radiothon goes on the air at 6 am tomorrow, Thursday, it will be dedicated to one man: Richard Batdorf, who was a board member of the organization for years and was a constant fixture at Radiothon events.  More...

Public Record

Man Charged In Drug Crimes

Saul Reyes Maldonado, 27, Defiance, has been charged with obstructing official business, possession of drugs/marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia following a Wednesday, Feb. 3 incident in Archbold. More...

Menacing Reported

Latasha S. White, 26, Archbold, filed a menacing complaint with Archbold police at 2:18 am, Saturday, Jan. More...

Police Speak With Suspect

Archbold police spoke with a suspect in an unwanted person case and got that suspect to promise to stay away from the victim, a report states.  Melanie Fidler, 52, Archbold, called police complaining that the suspect had been frequently visiting More...

Sports

Bedsole Leads ‘Falcons’ Past LC

It was a brisk winter night for “Ridgeville Falcons Night,” Friday, Feb. More...

Blue Streaks Sink 14 Three-Pointers In Win At Tinora

Archbold (12-6) took to the road, Saturday, Feb. More...

Mattin, Grime Garner Individual Championships At NWOAL Tourney

Archbold Wrestlers Place Third As A Team

Archbold’s Noah Mattin (126 pounds) and Garrett Grime (152 lbs.) were crowned champions at the Northwest Ohio Athletic League wrestling tournament, Saturday, Feb. 6, at Montpelier. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion. Nathanael Miles and the worship team, music, offertory; Roger Johnson, worship leader. Message, “ABBA Coach: Constantly Sending,” Jesse Kahler with Ben & Rebecca Kohler. More...

Organizations

Agriculture Education  Pettisville Agriculture Education Adult Ed Advisory Committee, Monday, Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m., Pettisville High School ag room. More...

Ties And Bonuses At Bible Quiz

Ties and team bonuses were the order of the day at the Bible Quiz meet, Sunday, Feb. More...