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Kern Appreciates Community In Citizen of the Year Speech

Dale Kern, the Archbold Lions Club Citizen of the Year, talked about the importance of community, and the community of Archbold, during his speech at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce annual banquet, Thursday, Nov. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Rollin E. Hayes

Rollin E. Hayes, age 82, of Archbold, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 14, 2016, at CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Jack Schrock, 62, rural Wauseon, died Nov. 6, 2016. Survivors include his wife, Celeste, and five children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.  ------  In the pioneer days, 80 cents was a good days wages for working in the woods for ten hours. More...

Sports

PHS Girls Place 4th At State

Minster easily ran away from the pack to win its tenth state girls cross country title, Saturday, Nov. 5, at Hebron. Three of the first five runners into the chute were Wildcats, as they finished with 38 points. St. More...

End Of The Road For The Streaks

Fall In Regional Final To Mansfield Christian

It was the end of the journey for the Archbold boys soccer team.  The Streaks fell short in their bid to return to state Saturday, Nov. More...

Streaks Burn Blue Devils In Regional Semi

Archbold took to the pitch, Wednesday, Nov. 2, to battle Independence in a Division III regional boys soccer semifinal in Sandusky. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Mark, The Short Story: Jesus Is The Sender-Mark 6:7-56,” Jesse Kahler.  Lockport Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Oct. 28: Kelly & Nickolas Sonnenberg, Napoleon, girl.  Oct. 31: Jazmin Rocha, Defiance, girl.  Nov. 1: Allison Long, Wauseon, boy.   More...

Organizations

OPERS  Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, Tuesday, Nov. 15, 1:30 p.m., Fulton County Senior Center, 240 Clinton St., Wauseon.  Bereavement  Hope for Tomorrow bereavement support group, Tuesday, Nov. More...

Rupp Elected Fulton County Commissioner

Jon Rupp, a Republican from rural Fayette, will take a seat as a Fulton County Commissioner on Jan. 3, 2017, handily defeating Jeffrey A. Mazurowski, a Democrat from Delta, in the 2016 fall general election, yesterday, Tuesday. More...

Davis Named Fire Chief Designate

Dave Davis, a 25-year member of the Archbold Fire Department, will become the next chief.  Archbold Village Council approved the selection of Davis as fire chief designate at its Monday, Nov. More...

Income Tax Up 144% In October

The Archbold municipal income tax raised over $600,000 in October, more than double the amount raised during the same month in 2015.  The news was given to Village Council during its Monday, Nov. More...

 

News

CCNO Bonuses Paid This Week

Employees of the Corrections Commission of Northwest Ohio will get something extra in their paychecks this week. The Commission approved a $1,000 (before taxes) “incentive,” or bonus, for each employee during its Wednesday, Oct. More...

AHS Yearbook Recognized

The Archbold High School yearbook was named a 2016 National Yearbook Program of Excellence by the company that’s a producer of the yearbook.  More...

Brad Stamm Appointed To Bank Board

Brad Stamm, formerly of Archbold, has been appointed to the Farmers & Merchants State Bank Board of Directors.  Stamm is a professor of economics and chair of the division of business at Cornerstone University, Grand Rapids, Mich.  More...

Public Record

Breaking News - 11/8/2016 7:00 PM

Woman Killed In Wednesday Crash

Judith L. Werner, 74, Toledo, was killed in a single-vehicle crash that occurrred on St. Rt. 120 near Co. Rd. 12 in Royalton Township about 7:48 am Wednesday, Nov. 9. More...

Archbold Man Charged With Sex Crimes In Henry County

James D. Grice, 33, Archbold, is facing three counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor between the ages of 13 and 16 in Henry County Municipal Court. Records available over the Internet indicate he was arrested Thursday, Nov. More...

Wauseon Man Sentenced For Sex-Related Crime

A rural Wauseon man was sentenced Monday, Nov. 7, in Fulton County Common Pleas Court on a sex-related crime, said a press release from Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney: More...

Opinion

Veteran’s Day

Veteran’s Day is Friday, Nov. 11. More...

A Program Ohio Should Fund

College Credit Plus is a classic example of a good idea tarnished by poor execution. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2006 Members of the Archbold Fire Department have always talked turkey in November. They’ve also talked chicken, and ham, and pizza. The Feather Party fundraiser has been a tradition for a full half century. More...