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State Acme Baseball Tournament

Archbold 3 Celina 2

Archbold defeated Celina 3-2 to win the State Acme baseball championship, Monday, July 18, at Celina. The win follows last year's Junior Acme state championship.-Posted 7.18, 10:20 pm  More...

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Fireworks Top Off Spectacular Week!

A spectacular fireworks show put the icing on Archbold's 150th birthday cake, Saturday night, July 16! Congratulations Archbold! More...

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Archbold Sesquicentennial Souvenir Edition - Free Access

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Online subscribers: Read articles and photos from the Sesquicentennial Souvenir Section by clicking on the Sesquicentennial category heading in the green box under "News." More...

Nothing Resolved In Meeting Of Village, Township Officials

Officials of the village of Archbold have asked the German Township trustees to give them a price to purchase the Archbold fire trucks and other equipment at a meeting at 5 pm, Monday, July 11. More...

Sesquicentennial Celebration This Week!

After two years of planning and preparation, the Archbold Sesquicentennial celebration has arrived.  The five days of events start today, Wednesday, at 7:30 pm with a Community Worship Service at Founder’s Hall.  The booklet for the w More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Mabel Jacoby

Mabel Jacoby, 100 years of age, of Fayette, passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice, Defiance.  Mabel was born Nov. More...

Wayne Lester “Chirps” Grime

Wayne Lester “Chirps” Grime, 84, of Archbold, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, July 9, 2016, surrounded by his loving family.  He was born Aug. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Locate Alleged Burglar

Archbold police arrested Rogelio Zamora, also known as Roger Zamora, 34, Archbold, on a warrant while they were investigating a burglary charge.  Veronica Zamora, 33, Archbold, called officers to Lot 34 in the Colony Meadows trailer court about More...

Police, Deputies Assist With Fire Traffic Control

Archbold police and Fulton County sheriff deputies assisted with traffic control during the Friday, July 8, fire at the Kenn-Feld Group, formerly Liechty Farm Equipment.  Leo Wixom, interim assistant police chief, said when the Archbold Fire Dep More...

Woman Killed In July 7 Crash Near Wauseon

Helen M. Spiess, 89, Delta, was pronounced dead at the scene of a two-car crash that occurred at the intersection of Co. Rds. 13 and F about 10 am, Thursday, July 7, said the Ohio State Highway Patrol.  More...

Sports

Junior Acme Falls In State Semifinal

Hoping to defend its state title, the Archbold Junior Acme baseball team advanced to the state semifinals before falling to Toledo St. Francis 11-1, Sunday afternoon, July 10, in six innings. More...

Listen To The Coach

Bryson Taylor gets advice from Josh Johnson, Junior Acme head coach. Taylor hit a single to center field that gave the Streaks a 4-0 lead in the first inning against Miami East, Saturday, July 9.– photo by Mary Huber   More...

Acme Team Advances To District Final

The Archbold Acme baseball team (22-5) advanced to last night’s district final after defeating Ottawa-Glandorf 4-2 and Patrick Henry 10-4 last weekend.  In the Streaks’ win over O-G, Saturday, July 9, Sam Peterson was the winning pit More...

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Dangerous Drug Being Sold As Heroin

Law enforcement and health officials from  throughout northwest Ohio have issued an alert, warning that the potentially deadly painkiller fentanyl is being sold to persons who believe they are purchasing heroin.Fentanyl can, and has caused frequ More...

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Toledo Man In Serious Condition After Co. Rd. 19 Crash

A Toledo man is in serious condition after his motorcycle crashed on Co. Rd. 19, Friday night.   More...

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Celebrating Our Heritage Parade a Huge Hit! - Free Access

Joe Wyse, Archbold police chief who is recovering from a 2015 stroke, was in the Archbold police car leading the Celebrating Our Heritage Parade for the Archbold Sesquicentennial Celebration, Saturday, July 16. More...

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District Champions!

Archbold Acme Baseball Team Wins District 2 Title

The Archbold Acme baseball team defeated Ottawa-Glandorf 2-1 to win the District 2 title, Tuesday, July 12, at Patrick Henry.The Streaks play Perrysburg in the opening round of the state tournament, Saturday, July 16, 2:30 pm, at Celina.-Posted 7.12, More...

Fire At Kenn-Feld Does $1 Million In Damage

A fire in the new shop building at Kenn-Feld Group, Archbold, formerly Liechty Farm Equipment, did an estimated $1 million in damage, said Russ Wyse, assistant Archbold fire chief. More...

 

News

Ponder Portable Pools At Council Meeting

Vaughn Bentz, a councilman, brought up a question of portable swimming pools during the Monday, July 11, Archbold Village Council meeting. More...

Municipal Tax Up Near 400% For June

Archbold Village Council learned municipal income tax collections for June were up about 382.8% over the same month in 2015.  The information was presented to council during its Monday, July 11 meeting.  Gross collections for June were $286 More...

Rotary Donates Food Bags

From left: Barb Britenriker, president Archbold Rotary Club; James Nathan, pastor, Archbold United Methodist Church; and Joyce Miller, special education aide, Archbold Elementary School, pack a Blue Streak bag with single-serving food items intended More...

People

AHS Class Of 1945 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1945 held its 71st reunion, Saturday, June 4, at The Home Restaurant. Attending were, front row, from left: Margaret (Keafer) Bollman, Corrine (Ziegler) Gaylord, Margaret (Gigax) Detter, More...

Honor Students

Dana Fricke, PHS ‘15, daughter of Bill and Lynette; Ryan King, AHS ‘13, son of Pete and Luana; and Jacob Ott, AHS ‘14, son of Chris and Becky, were named to the dean’s list for the 2016 spring semester at the University of Fin More...

Earns Degree

Katherine Moody, Archbold, graduated summa cum laude from Miami University with university honors, with a Bachelor of Science degree in business, majoring in accountancy, during commencement exercises, Saturday, May 14.   More...

Opinion

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, July 19, 2006   Timothy J. Meister, Bryan High School director of athletics, has been selected as the new principal of Archbold High School. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Maria Wagner, scripture reader; mission moment, Jeff & Mary Shadowen, Basque, Kent Morton, Albania. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  July 4: Courtney Bowerman, Bryan, boy. July 6: Emily Royal, Wauseon, boy.   More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of July 18-22   MONDAY: swiss steak, mashed potatoes, green & wax beans, fresh fruit.  TUESDAY: stuffed pepper soup, ground bologna or chicken salad sandwich, pea salad, jello w/fruit.  WEDNESDAY: pork roast, rice pilaf, seaso More...