June 14, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Fire Department Agreement Hits Snag

The village of Archbold police & fire committee is prepared to recommend Archbold file a second request to separate from German Township. More...

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Address Numbers Change In Portions Of Archbold

Residents of the Woodland Oaks I and Monterey Court subdivisions are getting new addresses. Carma Grime, village planning and zoning inspector, said the old address numbers in the neighborhoods were lot numbers, and often, there was no order to them. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Richard L. Riegsecker

ge 86, of Archbold, passed away on June 12, 2017, in his home while surrounded by his family. He was born on March 24, 1931, in the family home in Henry County, the third son of the late Jacob and Eva (Kauffman) Riegsecker.On Oct. More...

Donna M. Gautsche

Donna Marie Gautsche, 87, of Batavia Township, Mich., passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at Community Health Center of Branch County.  More...

People

Earn Degrees

Tiffany Bates, Fayette, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in health science from Heidelberg University during commencement exercises, Sunday, May 14.  ------  Jennifer Lehman, AHS ‘13 and daughter of Wayne and Lynn, earned a degree More...

Honor Students

Area students named to the dean’s list for the 2017 spring semester at Bowling Green State University:  Alec Zaborniak, Alyssa Kempf, Casen Short, Zachary Mahnke, Carly Short, Zachary Driver, Kinsey Smith, Rebecca Schmucker, Erin Erbskorn, More...

Sports

Acme Baseball

The Archbold Acme baseball team stands 11-1 on the season, with its only loss coming at the hands of Defi- ance.  Archbold 28, Pettisville 0 Tuesday, May 30   More...

Photo

Cory Erbskorn scores after a Liberty Center error, Thursday, June 8. The Streaks won 10-1, and are 11-1 on the season.– photo by Mary Huber   More...

Selgo Named C-N Baseball Coach Of Year

Dick Selgo, head coach of the Archbold baseball team, was named the Coach of the Year by the Crescent-News for the 2017 season.  The Streaks finished the season with a 21-7 record and advanced to the Division III regional semifinals. More...

Breaking News - 6/14/2017 12:57 PM

Woman Killed In Wednesday Morning Crash

    Carol Barringer, 57, Delta, has died as the result of injuries she received in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 109 and Co. Rd. D about 7:29 am Wednesday, June 14. More...

German Township Says NO To Medical Marijuana

In about seven minutes, plans to grow and process medical marijuana in German Township were dashed.  During the Monday, June 12 council meeting, the German Township Trustees opted not to reconsider their May 8 resolution which banned the cultiva More...

Stryker Okays Medical Marijuana Greenhouse

Alan Riegsecker, administrator of the village of Stryker, said Stryker council has voted to sell property for a medical marijuana greenhouse. More...

OEPA Has Issues With Rover Pipeline

Work continues across northwest Ohio, including Fulton County, in connection with the construction of the Rover Pipeline project. More...

Library Board Seeks 1.2-Mill Levy

The Archbold Community Library will ask voters in the Archbold School District to approve a new 1.2-mill property tax levy on the Tuesday, Nov. 7 general election ballot. That decision came at the Thursday, June 8 library board meeting. More...

 

News

2017 Pettisville Junior High Award Winners

Outstanding Student Awards   Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources 8: Andrew Hulbert and Caleb Nafziger  Art 8: Grace Schnitkey and Caleb Nafziger  English 7: Keilah Fish, Lyla Heising, Karsyn Hostetler  English 8: Elise Hartzle More...

2017 PHS Award Winners

Citizenship Award  Lynnsey Crouch.  Scholarship Award  (3.3 cumulative gpa or higher)  More...

4-H News

The Countryside Clovers 4-H meeting was held Tuesday, June 6, at the Turkeyfoot Creamery.  Tickets were handed out for the Mud Hens game. Members learned how goat cheese is made and the process of how to make it.  More...

Public Record

Local Man Charged With Domestic Violence

John Michael Luna, 55, Archbold, was being held at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio Monday morning on a charge of domestic violence.  Bond for Luna is $25,000 cash bond (no 10% allowed).  Archbold police were called to Luna’s More...

Reports Car Stereo Taken

Natalie Maria Vazquez, 52, 206 Stryker St., told Archbold police the car stereo was stolen from her sport-utility vehicle sometime between midnight, Monday, June 5, and 1:07 pm the following day.  The vehicle was parked inside a garage at her re More...

Discover Illegal Dumping

A case of illegal dumping was discovered at a villageof Archbold dumpster, Friday, June 2.  A village employee discovered trash in bags in a dumpster at the village grass and leaf drop-off site at 515 Short-Buehrer Road. More...

Opinion

Walk Bicycles On Sidewalks Downtown

It seems as though every time the weather turns warm, this newspaper publishes another editorial concerning bicycles and downtown sidewalks.  In short: Don’t ride your bike on downtown sidewalks. Walk your bike.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, June 20, 2007   More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Trinity Sunday  Archbold Evangelical  Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Summer In The Psalms Series: Psalm 19:1-6–Creation, Creator, Creature,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   June 6: Cari Sly, Fayette, boy; Kara & Bobby Cowell, Archbold, boy.   More...

Organizations

Mental Health  Mental health support group, Thursday, June 15, 7 p.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. More...