October 5, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

No FluMist For 2016-17 Flu Season

Those seeking to avoid the needle while still getting their annual influenza vaccination are out of luck this year. Kim Cupp, Fulton County Health Commissioner, said FluMist, a nasal spray form of the vaccine, is not recommended for 2016. More...

Music Commission Gets Council Nod

Archbold Village Council approved a resolution creating an Archbold Music Commission during its Monday, Oct. More...

Nofziger Votes No On Baseball Coaches

Phil Nofziger, a member of the Archbold School Board, voted against a list of baseball coaches during the Monday, Sept. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Carolyn Joan Rufenacht

Carolyn Joan Rufenacht, age 80, went to be with her Lord on Friday, Sept. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Lisa M. Jaggers, 54, Stryker and formerly of Archbold, died Sept. 28, 2016. Survivors include her husband, James, and two children. Grisier Funeral Home, Stryker.   More...

Public Record

Shepherd’s Circle Victim Of Theft

Shepherd’s Circle, the ministry that offers assistance and life-training skills to those in need, has been the victim of theft by deception.  An Archbold police report states that someone has been purchasing power tools by charging them t More...

Police Cruiser In Crash

An Archbold Police Department sport utility vehicle was involved in a crash the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 28, said Thom Ross, Archbold interim police chief.  Brice Meyer, an APD officer, was operating the vehicle. More...

Archbold Boy Arrested

A 15-year-old Archbold boy has been arrested and charged with juvenile delinquency by way of theft in connection with the theft of a cellular phone.  Police were notified that the phone, valued at $600, was taken from another 15- year-old at Arc More...

Opinion

National Newspaper Week

It is National Newspaper Week, an annual observance that celebrates and emphasizes the impact of newspapers to the communities they serve.  In fact, it is the 76th time National Newspaper Week has been commemorated.  More...

Old Photo Corner

In Honor Of Fire Prevention Week: Archbold Volunteer Fire Department with Phoenix No. 1, June 21, 1905. Front row, from left: James Broadbeck, Wm. Ricard, Louis Moine, Andrew Diehlman, John Stuckey, Otis Lovejoy, Jacob Mahler, Henry Dimke. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006 Joe E. Crossgrove is the 2006 Citizen of the Year. He is the 44th person to receive the honor. More...

Breaking News - 10/4/2016 7:00 PM

AHS Golf Team Drives Its Way To State

Streaks Finish Second At District

Archbold qualified for the Div. II state golf tournament after finishing second at the district tournament, Thursday, Oct. 6, at Findlay.  Toledo Central Catholic won the district title with a team score of 319. More...

Council Discusses Nov. 15 Meeting On Realignment Of St. Rts. 66, 2

Archbold Village Council discussed some details of the Tuesday, Nov. 15 public meeting on the proposed realignment of St. Rts. 66 and 2 along the present Co. Rd. 24 at its Monday, Oct. 3 meeting. More...

Two Public Meetings On Archbold-German Township Separation Tomorrow And Oct. 12

Two meetings involving the proposed separation of the village of Archbold and German Township are coming up in the next seven days.  More...

“The Pink Panther Strikes Again” A Fun Production For Pettisville Actors

In the world of the theatre, there are plays that challenge actors’ skills and abilities. More...

 

News

Voter Registration Deadline Is Tuesday

Persons who are eligible to vote in the Nov. 8 General Election, but have not registered, have until Tuesday, Oct. More...

Additional Junior Fair Results

Additional winners from the 2016 Fulton County Junior Fair. Previous results were published in the Sept. 7 issue of the Archbold Buckeye.  Winners are listed by name, parents’ names, town, and category, when the information was available. More...

Fulton Co. Unemployment Rate At 4% For August

The Ohio Department of Job & Family Services estimated unemployment in Fulton County for August was 4%, close to, but not quite as low as, the 3.9% record for the county.  Unemployment was down a tenth of a percentage point, from 4.1% in Jul More...

Sports

AHS Boys Soccer Keeps On Winning

Winning– and winning big– are becoming commonplace for the Archbold boys soccer team.  The Streaks defeated Delta 9-1 in a Northwest Ohio Athletic League contest, and then traveled to Lima and shut down the Lima Central Catholic Thun More...

AHS Boys Golf Second At Sectional Tourney

A version of this article was posted to www.ArchboldBuckeye.com, Thursday, Sept. 29, 5 pm.   The Archbold boys golf team finished second at the Div. II sectional boys golf tournament, Thursday, Sept. More...

Streaks Fall To Swanton, Kalida

Archbold dropped a Northwest Ohio Athletic League volleyball match to Swanton and a non-league match to Kalida last week.  The Streaks dropped to 1-4 NWOAL when the Bulldogs (13-2, 4-1 NWOAL) won in three games, 25-20, 25-17, 25-18, Tuesday, Sep More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion. Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Mark, The Short Story: Jesus is Authoritative (part 3), Mark 2:18-3:6,” Jesse Kahler. More...

AHS Class Of 1956 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1956 celebrated its 60th class reunion, Saturday, July 16. More...

Organizations

Genealogical Society  Fulton County Genealogical Society, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 410 Taylor St., Delta.   Cancer Support  Brunch with Cancer Survivors group, Wednesday, Oct. More...