December 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners To Vote On Separation Requests

The Fulton County Commissioners are scheduled to vote on the proposed separation of the village of Archbold from German Township, tomorrow, Thursday.  They will also consider the separation of Delta from its townships.  The meeting starts a More...

PHS Student Addresses School Board Regarding Alleged Discrimination

Tessa Waidelich, a junior, told the Pettisville School Board about issues of alleged racial discrimination and typecasting in school drama and musical productions.  Waidelich gave a prepared speech during the Monday, Dec. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Donald E. Yoder

Donald E. Yoder, age 87, of Wauseon, passed away Monday evening, Dec. 19, 2016, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon, after a brief but difficult battle with cancer. More...

Philip R. Buehrer

Philip R. Buehrer, age 79, of Delta, passed away Monday night, Dec. 12, 2016, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born in Wauseon on Sept. 16, 1937, to the late Herbert Buehrer and Lucille (Planson) Buehrer. More...

Geraldine (Gerrie) Glenn

Geraldine (Gerrie) Glenn passed away peacefully on Dec. 14, 2016.  She was born to Curtis Boggs and Grace Mitchell Secrest on May 29, 1922, in Earlham, Iowa, where she also attended school, graduating in 1940.  More...

Sports

Streaks Hand Tigers First Loss

The Holgate Tigers came rolling into town, Saturday, Dec. 17, looking to stay undefeated, but Archbold used a strong second half and dropped the Tigers 46-28 in boys basketball action. The Streaks improved to 3-1 while the Tigers fell to 3- 1. More...

Streaks Defend DPT Classic Title

The Archbold girls basketball team won its fifth Defiance Physical Therapy Classic title in six years and seventh overall with a 61- 56 defeat of Defiance in the semifinals and a 64-38 drubbing of Tinora in the finals, Monday and Tuesday, Dec. More...

Archbold Wrestlers Split NWOAL Opener With Swanton, PH

The Archbold wrestling team took to the road in its first Northwest Ohio Athletic League matches of the season at Swanton, Thursday, Dec. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

4th Sunday of Advent  Archbold Evangelical   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Dec. 8: Gloria & Matthew Wagner, Archbold, girl.   More...

Organizations

Mood Disorders  Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 11 a.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66 south of Archbold.   More...

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Santa Reads 2nd Grade Letters!

Be sure to check the Special Sections carousel below for Archbold & Pettisville 2nd Graders' Letters to Santa & Christmas Greetings from area businesses! More...

Breaking News - 12/20/2016 7:00 PM

Archbold, Delta Separation Requests Both Denied

Fulton County Commissioners denied requests from the villages of Archbold and Delta to reconform their boundaries with their respective townships at their Thursday, Dec. More...

Township To Be Reimbursed By Village For Some Lost Revenue

If Separation Request Granted

Archbold Village Council pledged to pay German Township about $58,000 a year for two years if the two entities are separated. More...

Archbold Woman Gets Habitat For Humanity House

Kim Helmke, Archbold, will be getting “the best kind of Christmas present anyone could ever get.” She’s getting a new home of her own. Helmke is working with the Fulton County chapter of Habitat for Humanity. More...

 

News

Library Board Approves Raises

Staff at the Archbold Community Library will see raises in their paychecks in 2017 thanks to a decision at the Wednesday, Dec. More...

Park Board Hears Projects For 2017

The Archbold Park Board heard the capital projects plan for 2017 during its Wednesday, Dec. 14 meeting. More...

Second Grade Thespians

Willa Ruffer, seated on the floor, and Bella Miller were two of the actors in the Archbold Elementary School Second Grade Musical, “The Grumps of Ring-A-Ding Town,” Thursday, Dec. 15 in the AHS auditorium. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Dec. 9   11:44 am, Hang-up, Bil- Jax, all okay.  3:08 pm: Suspicious vehicle parked in Zion Mennonite Church parking lot for several days, vehicle moved.  3:10 pm: Reckless operation, 500 block Lafayette St., unable to locate. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Tammy DeNudt, Wauseon and Donald DeNudt, Wauseon, petitioners. Dissolution.  Natasha Armbruster, Delta, plaintiff vs Logan Armbruster, Union City, Minn., defendant. More...

Two Taken To FCHC After Dec. 7 Crash

Two people were taken to the Fulton County Health Center following a twovehicle crash about noon, Wednesday, Dec. 7, a Fulton County sheriff report said.  Anna Reuttner, 18, Archbold, was driving a car west on St. Rt. 2. More...

Opinion

Pettisville Students Are The Real Winners

While John Poulson, agriculture and FFA teacher at Pettisville High School, may not like the publicity he has received, there is no doubt he deserves it.  Earlier this month, he was honored by the National Association of Agriculture Educators as More...

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John Poulson, PHS agriscience teacher, receives a certificate of recognition from John Kasich and Mary Taylor, Ohio governor and lieutenant governor, upon Poulson being named a National Agriscience Teacher of the Year. Presenting   More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2006 The year 2006 will be remembered for many things, but the biggest was the worst news to hit Archbold in decades. More...