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Brodbeck Offers New Plan For Fire Department

Archbold Village Council proposed an agreement for the takeover and future funding of the Archbold Fire Department at its Monday, Feb. More...

Alleged Carjacking Victim Pays Fine

The man who told Fulton County sheriff deputies he had been carjacked by a gunwielding suspect has pled guilty and paid a fine on a traffic ticket.  Michael Heier, 55, rural Wauseon, was picked up by sheriff deputies after 2 am, Tuesday, Feb. More...

Traffic Issues, Co. Rd. 24 Were Topics At Meeting 25 Years Ago

Editor’s Note: This article about traffic problems in the Archbold area appeared 25 years ago in the April 15, 1992, issue of this newspaper.  Note that the late Jerry Matheny, former Wauseon mayor, was suggesting Co. Rd. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Kathryn Anna Kauffman

Kathryn Anna (Lederman) Kauffman peacefully passed to her eternal home, Sunday, Feb. More...

Virgie I. King

Virgie I. King, 96 years, of West Unity, passed away Friday, Feb. More...

Loren D. Roth

Loren D. Roth, age 62, of Pettisville, passed away in his home on Monday, Feb. More...

People

Middle School Honors Band

Three Archbold middle school students performed with the Ohio Music Education Association District One Junior High Honors band, Sunday, Feb. 12, in Toledo. From left: Abbie Short, Isabella Francis, and William Nofziger.– courtesy photo More...

Junior High Honors Choir

These AMS students were members of the 2017 Ohio Music Education Association District 1 Junior High Honors Choir, which performed Sunday, Feb. 12, in Toledo. More...

FFA News

Beginning in September 2016, members of the Archbold and Wauseon FFA chapters participated in a joint-service activity to benefit their local FISH food pantries. More...

Opinion

Speaking From The Heart

The discussion over the village proposal to take over control of the Archbold Fire Department, and how the department will be funded, can begin to sound like an annoying insect buzzing in the ears.  The latest round of discussions came at the Mo More...

Letter To The Editor

Once again the Archbold Buckeye has proven it is one of the top-most weekly newspapers in Ohio, giving the community it serves a full itinerary of local stories, features, statistics, and photos unsurpassed in its class.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007   Jim Wyse, mayor, said he is encouraged about the potential for new tenants for Archbold industrial buildings.  More...

Breaking News - 2/26/2017 12:17 AM

DIV. IV SECTIONAL GIRLS BASKETBALL - Free Access

Pettisville 34, Ayersville 22

Pettisville advanced to the Div. IV district tournament with a 34-22 sectional final win over Ayersville, Saturday, Feb. 25, at Bryan. The Birds play Hicksville in a district semifinal, Thursday, March 2, 8 pm, at Archbold. More...

Breaking News - 2/22/2017 2:53 PM

Fayette Man Killed In Crash On US20

Naylen Kane Fonseca, 24, Fayette, was killed in a crash between two trucks at the intersection of US20 and St. Rt. 109 about 5 am, Wednesday, Feb. 22.   More...

Playing Together

Bands from the Archbold and Delta middle schools came together, Thursday, Feb. 16, for the annual Junior High Band Exchange. More...

Man Charged In Fairlawn Thefts

Isaac Jonathan Lerma, 21, Archbold, has been charged with two counts of felony breaking and entering in connection with thefts from Fairlawn Haven.  The Archbold police report indicates Lerma was arrested at his 202 North Lincoln Street home abo More...

Archbold School Buses To Become Hot Spots

Within a few weeks, seven Archbold school buses will become hot spots.  Not in the old-fashioned way, when a hot spot was a place where the best parties could be found.  No, these are Wi-Fi hot spots, where students can access the Internet More...

 

News

Archbold, Delta Bands Combine

Archbold and Delta middle school bands joined together Thursday, Feb. 16, for performances at Archbold and Delta middle schools. Delta band members are wearing green shirts. More...

Council Hires Two For Police, Fire Departments

Archbold Village Council hired a new police officer and filled a new position within the fire department at its Monday, Feb. More...

Council, Township Trustees Meet

Archbold Village Council and the German Township Trustees discuss the latest proposal for the village takeover of the Archbold Fire Department during the Monday, Feb 20 council meeting. More...

Public Record

Charged With Harassment

Blake A. Patterson, 30, rural Ridgeville Corners, has been charged with telecommunications harassment as a result of a report filed with Archbold police on Monday, Feb. More...

Grand Jury Indicts Local Man, Feb. 13

The Fulton County Grand Jury handed down an indictment against Christopher M. Merrill, 41, Archbold, during its Monday, Feb. More...

Child Returned To Parent

A four-year-old boy was found unattended in the parking lot of East Gardens, and reunited with his mother on Wednesday, Feb. 15.  Police were informed of the child in the parking lot about 11:05 am. More...

Sports

AHS Wrestlers Fourth At NWOAL Tourney

Wauseon claimed the Northwest Ohio Athletic League title, Saturday, Feb. More...

Clash With Titans Leaves Blue Streaks With 61-43 Loss

The Robert J. Hermiller Gymnasium in Ottawa was the site, Tuesday, Feb. More...

AHS Girls Defeat Delta, Win NWOAL With 7-0 Record

Outscoring Delta 20-13 in the first quarter, Archbold defeated the Panthers 63-50 to win the Northwest Ohio Athletic League with a perfect 7-0 record, Thursday, Feb. More...

Religion

Fifth Bible Quiz Meet

These four teams all gave a stellar performance at the Bible Quiz meet at Pettisville Missionary Church, Sunday, Feb. 19.  More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Mark, The Short Story: What Is Greatness? Mark 9-11,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Nine Perform In High School Honors Choir

Nine AHS students were chosen from hundreds of applicants from more than 60 northwest Ohio high schools to perform with the 2017 Ohio Music Education Association District 1 High School Honors Choir, Sunday, Feb. More...