April 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Reid Retiring At Pettisville High School

Richard Reid, Pettisville High School Spanish teacher for the past 21 years, will retire at the end of the school year. That news was given to the Pettisville School Board during its Monday, April 11 meeting. More...

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Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

Gary J. Myers, 75, Napoleon, died April 7, 2016. Survivors include his wife, Sandy, and three children. Rodenberger Funeral Home, Napoleon. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

April 1   12:05 pm: Accident, 300 block Short-Buehrer Rd., no injuries.  April 2   12:37 am: Domestic trouble, 300 block W. More...

Archbold EMS Log

March 26   8:30 am: 200 block Burke St., medical, transported to Fulton County Health Center.  9:48 am: Fairlawn Haven, fall, transported to FCHC.  1:34 pm: Archbold Villas, medical, transported to FCHC.  March 28   More...

Archbold Fire Log

April 2   7:04 pm: Wires down, 24280 US20A; property owner: Aaron Tiplady, same address.  April 4   7:13 am: 11324 US20A, barn fire, mutual aid with Wauseon Fire Department.   More...

Opinion

Archbold Needs Better Cell Phone Service

The cellular telephone is a truly amazing device. It fits in a small pocket, and you can contact nearly anyone in the world. That is, of course, if you have adequate cellular service. More and more people are turning to cell phones. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, April 19, 2006   Native students will have priority over students from outside the district, according to the school board open enrollment policy.  “This allows us to shut things down when we decide enou More...

Buehrer’s Efforts Improved Workers Safety

Steve Buehrer, who is leaving state government this month for a job in the private sector, transformed the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation during his five years at the helm. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Philippians 2: Cultivating,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Organizations

ACT  Archbold Community Theatre tryouts for “Archbold: The Village That Could,” Thursday, April 21; Monday and Tuesday, April 25-26, 6-7 pm for children, 7-8 pm for adults speaking roles, 8-9 pm for adult vocal roles. More...

Keeping Track?

Two-year-old Kennedy Ruffer, Archbold, tries out a ballpoint pen during the Fairlawn Auxiliary Auction while Melda Richer, Wauseon, looks on. Perhaps the youngster is keeping track of auction results?– photo by David Pugh   More...

Archbold Teachers Get Base Pay Hikes

Contract Raises Base Pay 2%, 2%, 1.75% Over Three Years

The Archbold Area School Board and the Archbold Education Association voted to ratify a three-year master contract which grants teachers and professional staff pay hikes.  Both sides voted to approve the contract at special meetings, Wednesday, More...

Band Members Learn Life & Music Lessons On Florida Band Trip

Sure, it was a lot of fun to go to Florida and spend time in the Disney World theme parks.  But three members of the Archbold High School Marching Band said their spring break trip was a learning experience, as well.  More...

 

News

Pettisville Students Present At Science & Humanities Symposium

Twelve Pettisville students attended the Ohio Junior Sciences and Humanities Symposium at Bowling Green State University, Wednesday through Friday, March 16-18. More...

4-H News

The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club held its third meeting on Monday, March 28, at the Pettisville Park Pavilion.  Enrollment forms and fees were collected. More...

Pool Tournament Winners

Winners of the Monday, April 4 pool tournament at Wyse Commons, Fairlawn Retirement Community are, from left: Bud Hitt, first; Tim Nofziger, second; Dave Schaffner, third.– courtesy photo   More...

Sports

Ziegler Shutout Leads AHS Over Bulldogs

Mother Nature was the big winner last week as the Archbold softball team played only one game while having four games postponed.  The Streaks defeated Edgerton 3-0, Tuesday, April 5, at Memorial Park.  Alyssa Ziegler was very sharp on the More...

Archbold Baseball Wins One, Stands 4-0

The Archbold baseball team managed to play one game last week while three were cancelled due to the weather.  The Streaks recorded a 1-0 non-league win at Napoleon, Tuesday, April 5, to stay perfect at 4-0.  Ben Bucklew singled in the first More...

AHS Track Sweeps Pettisville

The Archbold girls and boys track team both defeated Pettisville, Tuesday, April 5, at Archbold.  The Blue Streak girls won 72-58, while the AHS boys won 120-12.  Girls   More...