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DIVISION IV VOLLEYBALL SECTIONAL FINAL - Free Access

Pettisville def. Fairview 26-24, 25-22, 25-20

Pettisville defeated Fairview 26-24, 25-22, 25-20, to win a Div. IV sectional volleyball championship, Thursday, Oct. 20, at Pettisville.  The Birds, seeded second, play third-seeded Antwerp in the district semifinal, Tuesday, Oct. More...

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DIVISION III DISTRICT CROSS COUNTRY - Free Access

Pettisville Girls Win Team Championship

Pettisville won the Div. III District 2 girls cross country championship at Ottawa, Saturday, Oct. 22.The Birds finished with 46 points, easily defeating second-place Columbus Grove, which finished with 67.Archbold finished eighth with 256. More...

Village-Township Separation Decision By End of Year?

Paul Barnaby, president of the Fulton County Commissioners, told the crowd gathered at the commissioners’ hearing on the separation of the village of Archbold and German Township, he hopes the decision will be made before the end of 2016.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

Alta Dunning, 94, Archbold, died Oct. 12, 2016. Survivors include eight children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.  Marilyn M. Phillips, 82, Wauseon, died Oct. 17, 2016. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home, Wauseon.  More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 7 8:49 am: Special detail, Archbold Elementary School. 10:10 am: Larceny, filed on station, unfounded. 1:45 pm: Telephone complaints, East Gardens. 1:47 pm: Telephone complaints, same East Gardens address. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Jennifer Smith, Wauseon, and Jeffrey Smith, Jr., Wauseon, petitioners. Dissolution.  Shawn Krasula, Wauseon and Margaret Krasula, Wauseon, petitioners. More...

Three Men Sentenced

A Swanton man was sentenced on sex-related crimes in Fulton County Common Pleas Court on Friday, Oct. 14, said a press release from Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney:  More...

Opinion

Divided Community

In the 1980s, the concept of a regional jail was put forward. More...

Old Photo Corner

Steam engines on the New York Central taking up water on the fly, at the Pans 1 1/2 miles east of Stryker, Ohio, in 1940s. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday. Oct. 25, 2006 Joe Crossgrove said to his wife, Karen, “Guess who’s the Citizen of the Year. “She guessed three, four or five names, and I said no, no, no. Finally I said, it’s me.’” More...

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Div. III Boys Soccer Sectional Tournament - Free Access

Archbold 8, Delta 1; Cardinal Stritch 4, Pettisville 3 (2 OTs, shootout)

Update: Archbold defeated Delta 8-1 to win a Div. III boys soccer sectional championship, Thursday, Oct. 20.  The Streaks play Cardinal Stritch in a district semifinal, Tuesday, Oct. 25, 5:30 pm, at Rossford.   More...

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DIVISION III SECTIONAL VOLLEYBALL FINAL - Free Access

Otsego Def. Archbold 25-13, 25-19, 25-23

Otsego (15-6) defeated Archbold 25-13, 25-19, 25-23 to win the Div. III sectional championship at Otsego, Saturday, Oct. 22.  The Knights advance to the district semifinal at Perrysburg, Wednesday, Oct. More...

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DIVISION III GIRLS SOCCER SECTIONAL FINAL - Free Access

Eastwood 2, Archbold 1 (OT)

With the score tied at 1 after regulation, Eastwood scored in the first overtime to defeat Archbold 2-1 in a Div. III girls soccer sectional final at Eastwood, Saturday, Oct. More...

Eicher Forces Extension For Trustees’ Decision To Be Cut To 15 Days

Saying he “had his bellyful” of the German Township Trustees, Kevin Eicher, Archbold councilman, forced village council to cut the additional time allotted to the trustees to 15 days.  More...

Four Archbold Musicians Advance To All-State Choir

Each year, the Ohio Music Education Association puts together an All-State Choir of high school students to perform at its convention in Cleveland.  Hundreds of students from hundreds of high schools across the state apply for a spot in the 160- More...

 

News

Pumpkin Festival Winners

Winners at the 23rd annual Pettisville Pumpkin Festival, Friday, Oct. 7:  2nd grade, Mrs. Borton: Riley Riegsecker, 1st; Rylee Bevard, 2nd.  2nd grade, Mrs. Holsopple: Ashalyn Rice, 1st; Kenlee Bronson, 2nd.  More...

Performs With DC Band

These Archbold High School Marching Band members participated in the Defiance College Yellow Jacket Marching Band High School Experience Day, Saturday, Oct. 15. More...

Halliday Challenges Gardner For State Senate District Two

Randy Gardner, incumbent Ohio state senator (RBowling Green) faces a challenge from Kirk W. Halliday, (D-Vermillion) in the Tuesday, Nov. More...

Sports

AHS Golf Places 11th At State

A version of this article was posted to www.ArchboldBuckeye.com, Saturday, Oct. 15, 12:11 am. The Archbold golf team finished 11th at the Division II state tournament, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 14-15, in Columbus. More...

PHS Girls Win Fourth Straight BBC Title

The Pettisville girls cross country team won its fourth straight Buckeye Border Conference championship Saturday, Oct. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Finishes Season 15-0-1

The Archbold boys soccer team concluded its seventh season, and first as a school sport, on the road with a 5-0 shutout at Woodmore, Tuesday, Oct. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Mark, The Short Story: Jesus Is Dynamic,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Oct. 6: Nykki & Joshua Haskell, Fayette, girl.  Oct. 9: Sarah & Austin Herman, Edon, girl.  Oct. 10: Abby & John Buldas, Toledo, boy.  Oct. 11: Janae Hernandez, Wauseon, girl.  Oct. More...

Organizations

Mental Health  Mental health support group, Thursday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold.  Mood Disorders  Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, Oct. More...