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Worley Remains In Jail; Search Warrant Details Released

James Dean Worley, 57, rural Delta, remains incarcerated at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio while charges of aggravated murder and abduction against him in connection with the death of Sierah Joughin, 20, rural Metamora, proceed through the More...

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Obituaries

Elda E. Zimmerman

Elda E. Zimmerman, age 89 years, of Archbold, passed away on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, at the Defiance Inpatient Hospice.  She was born on Feb. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

July 23   3:29 am: Unwanted person, East Gardens  8:37 pm: Suspicious person, juvenile, 900 block Olds Lane  July 24   1:18 am: Narcotics report, East Gardens.  5:53 pm: Assist Fulton County Sheriff Department with accident, More...

Archbold EMS Log

July 8   8:57 pm: 1300 block Co. Rd. 21-3, medical, flown by helicopter ambulance to St. Vs. More...

Investigate Fatal Crash

The Ohio State Highway Patrol has yet to release the name of the victim of a single-pickup crash that claimed a life about 7:54 am, Friday, July 29.  In a press release, the OSHP stated the pickup was traveling south on St. Rt. 64, north of Co. More...

Sports

All-Tournament Team

Three members of the Archbold Acme baseball team – Sam Petersen, Brandon Miller, and Ian Radabaugh, were named to the 2016 All-Tournament Team. More...

Opinion

Fulton’s Fair In Three Weeks

Editor’s Note: This is a reprint of an editorial that appeared in the Aug. 17, 1966 Archbold Buckeye. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2006   Voters of the Archbold Area School District turned down the levy request put before them by a margin of 390 votes in the Tuesday, Aug. 8 special election.  More...

Breaking News - 8/2/2016 7:00 PM

Fayette School Levy Passes

Issue Unofficially Passes 235-198

Voters in the Gorham-Fayette school district approved a $1.4-millio bond issue and an additional 1.1-mill permanent improvement levy 235-198, Tuesday, Aug. More...

Fire Department Equipment Worth $1.6 Million, Says Brodbeck

The fire trucks and equipment owned by the German Township trustees are worth $1,626,000. That’s the figure Andy Brodbeck, Archbold fire chief, came up with, with the help of the Sutphen Corporation. More...

Ritchey Small, But Mighty In World Of CrossFit, Grid

How does the saying go... the bigger the better? Say that to Alyssa Ritchey, PHS ‘07 and the daughter of Chris and Jen Ritchey, and she will make you eat your words. More...

 

News

We Saw You At Ridgeville Community Days!

Graham Gerken, nine months, watches the facial expressions of his great-grandmother, Marge Thieroff, as older children played carnival games. Both are from Ridgeville.– photo by Mary Huber More...

Are Your Child's Vaccinations Up To Date?

With the first day of school at Archbold and Pettisville only three weeks away, parents must remember to make sure their children’s vaccinations are up-to-date.  Vaccines aren’t just for children entering kindergarten. More...

County Unemployment Up For June, Under 5%

The Fulton County unemployment rate for June was 4.4%, up one-half of one percentage point from the May figure of 3.9%, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services announced.  Economists generally consider a 5% unemployment rate as “ful More...

People

Hitts Celebrate 70th Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Bud Hitt, Archbold, are celebrating 70 years of marriage.  Otis (Bud) Hitt and Gertrude Seiler were married August 4, 1946, at Archbold Evangelical Church by her cousin, Pastor Reuben Short.  More...

Shorts Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Duane Short, Archbold, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  Duane Short and Barbara Riegsecker were married Aug. 6, 1966, at Archbold Evangelical Mennonite Church by Rev. More...

Earns Degree

Dinah Rice, Archbold, earned a Bachelor of Science degree at the conclusion of the 2016 winter semester during commencement exercises in April at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Mich.  -----  Remember that how you say something i More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory; Scott Seigman, scripture. Message, “Psalm 103: Clinging to Dust,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Senior Citizen Menu

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Public Meetings

Trustees  Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Aug. 4, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon.  German Township Trustees, Monday, Aug. 8, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold.  Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, Aug. More...