September 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Three Pettisville Students Accepted For All-State Choir

Three fourth grade students at Pettisville Elementary School have been selected to sing as part of a childrens choir in February, 2017.  They will perform as members of the All-State Children’s Choir at the Ohio Music Education Association More...

Park Board Puts Up To $5,000 Toward Music District Project

The Archbold Park Board approved spending up to $5,000 to create an Archbold music district during its Wednesday, Sept. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Larry R. Price

Larry R. Price, age 74 years, of Wauseon, passed away early Wednesday morning, Sept. More...

Cheryl Ann Schultz

Cheryl Ann Schultz, 57, of Archbold, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at her residence under Hospice care.  She was born on Jan. 29, 1959, to David and Ann (Bojarski) Durfey in Toledo.  On Oct. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Frances L. Bernath, 86, Wauseon, died Sept. 12, 2016. Survivors include her husband, Harold, and three children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.   More...

People

Five Generations

Five generations of the Maust family gathered Thursday, Aug. 25, at the home of Lodema Maust, Archbold. Front row, from left: Melinda (Sauder) McClarren, Wauseon; Maust, holding Taya Sue McClarren, born July 30, 2016. More...

Earns Degree

Rebekah Meller, rural Pettisville, earned a Master of Science degree from The Ohio State University during commencement exercises on Sunday, Aug. 7.   More...

Opinion

It Just Might Work

The idea of creating a live music district in downtown Archbold sounds just a little odd.  But it just might work.  The idea is gaining some traction. At its Sept. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Sept. 27. 2006   The Archbold High School Homecoming tradition returns tomorrow night, Thursday, when students and the public are welcome to a bonfire.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Scripture reading, Mark 1:16-45. Message, “Mark-The Short Story: Jesus is Authoritative,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

AHS Class Of 1966 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1966 celebrated its 50th class reunion, Saturday, Sept. 10, at the Sauder Heritage Inn. More...

Two For One

In the photo at right, Ginger Ruffer, left, and Jasanna Ott, kindergarteners at Archbold Elementary School, enjoyed a trip down the slide during recess Friday, Sept. 16. The weather was perfect.– photo by David Pugh   More...

Trustees Invite Village Council To Sept. 26 Meeting

In a special meeting late Monday morning, the German Township Trustees agreed to invite Archbold Village Council, Jeff Fryman, Archbold mayor, and Donna Dettling, village administrator, to a meeting.  The trustees proposed Monday, Sept. More...

Archbold Grades Down On Report Cards

Archbold results on the Ohio Department of Education school district report cards were down, but results were down for schools across the state. More...

Switzer Pleased With Pettisville Results

Steve Switzer, superintendent of the Pettisville School District, said overall, school officials were pleased with the results on the school report cards.  The Ohio Department of Education released report cards for each of the 610 public school More...

 

News

Park Board Supports 90 Minutes For Trick-Or-Treat

The Archbold Park Board chose to support a full 90 minutes for Trick-Or-Treat on Monday, Oct. 31. Archbold Village Council referred the Trick-Or-Treat hours question to Park Board after Kenny Cowell, a councilman, questioned the issues at the Sept. More...

Council Okays Seeking Bids For Sewer Pipeline Project

Archbold Village Council approved seeking bids to construct a new sanitary sewer pipeline during its Monday, Sept. 12 meeting. The pipeline, known as an interceptor, will extend from the Norfolk Southern tracks to the wastewater treatment plant. More...

Zoning Board Of Appeals Grants Garage Variance

The Archbold Zoning Board of Appeals granted a zoning variance to Hector and April Velez at its Thursday, Sept. More...

Public Record

Domestic Incident Involves Juveniles

Archbold police referred a case involving alleged domestic violence among juveniles to the Fulton County prosecutor office.  The police report states at about 4:36 pm, Wednesday, Sept. 14, two juveniles were arguing when one pushed the other. More...

Subjects Have Run-In While Playing Game

Two persons had a runin while playing the popular “Pokemon Go” game, an Archbold police report states.  More...

Youth Reports Driver Makes Possible Threats

A 10-year-old Archbold youth told police as the person was walking down a street in the Fox Chase community, a passing motorist possibly made threats against them.  The incident occurred between 3:45-4:15 pm, Monday, Sept. More...

Sports

Streaks Raise Record To 7-0-1

The Archbold boys soccer team, top-ranked in the latest Division III Northwest Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association poll and ranked fourth in Div. More...

Bulldogs “Ruff” Up Blue Streaks

Swanton, a favorite to win the Northwest Ohio Athletic League football title, raised its perfect record to 4-0, 1-0 NWOAL with a 42-14 home win over Archbold (2-2, 0-1 NWOAL), Friday, Sept. More...

AHS Golfers Raise Record To 12-0

The Archbold golf team raised its record to 12-0, 5-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League with wins over Antwerp, Fairview, Holgate, and Swanton last week. More...

Recipe Corner

Fudgy Applesauce Cake

1/3 cup softened shortening or butter 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 cup unsifted flour 1/3 cup cocoa 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup chopped nuts 1 cup applesauce 1/4 cup milk   Beat sh More...