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Breaking News - 10/28/2017 7:13 PM

DIVISION III DISTRICT BOYS SOCCER

Ottawa Hills 2, Archbold 1

Ottawa Hills defeated Archbold 2-1 to win the Div. III district boys soccer championship, Saturday, Oct. 28, at Rossford.  The Green Bears advance to the regional semifinals, Wed., Nov. More...

Breaking News - 10/25/2017 12:27 AM

DIVISION IV DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL

Pettisville Falls To Ayersville In District Semifinal

Ayersville defeated Pettisville 25-16, 25-20, 23-25, 25-23, in a Div. IV district volleyball semifinal, Tuesday, Oct. More...

National Institute Of Mental Health Researchers Coming to Central Mennonite

Miller Takes Part In Research On Genetics, Bipolar Disorder

Bev Miller, 65, Wauseon, walks into a room with a friendly, confident, and professional aura.  She is a businesswoman, a friend, a communicator. She collects memorabilia from the 1950s. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Thomas E. Mignin

Thomas E. Mignin, age 90 years, of Archbold, passed away Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017.  He was born Oct. More...

Jeffrey “Jeff” A. Nofziger

Jeffrey “Jeff” A. Nofziger, age 56, of rural Wauseon, passed away early Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, in Ebeid Hospice Residence, Sylvania.  He was born July 29, 1961, in Wauseon, to Robert F. and the late Clarice E. More...

D. Richard Bernath

D. Richard Bernath, age 86, of Archbold, was called home to heaven on Oct. 20, 2017, at CHP Hospice in Defiance.  Richard was born on the family farm near Archbold on May 1, 1931, to Henry and L. Amanda (Fether) Bernath.  More...

People

Fun Nights

At the table making candy-filled pumpkins during the Sauder Village Family Fun Nights, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 20-21, are, from left: Lincoln Kauffman, 10, Plainfield, Ind.; Gavin Knierim, 8, and Dawson Knierim, 6, Wauseon. More...

Super Streaks Named For September

The names of Archbold Elementary School students who were named Super Streaks for September: Kindergarten: Andi Pinter, Clara Wilson, Grant Cover, Grace Graber, Sam Ringenberg, Emi Pinter, Connor Phillips, Avery Waldfogel, Chloe Pflager-Shipps, Melod More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Oct. 11: Katelyn Barton, Napoleon, boy.  Oct. 12: Laura & Daniel Bloch, West Unity, boy; Amanda Mason, Delta, girl.  Oct. 16: Heather Armstrong, Fayette, girl.   More...

Opinion

Great Interest In Local Candidates

Meet the Candidates Night, sponsored by the Archbold Buckeye and Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, was a great success.   More...

Old Photo Corner

OLD PHOTO CORNER: The AHS Class of 1941 held a reunion in Ruihley Park in 1954.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2007   Lynn Taylor-Raiger, formerly of Archbold and daughter of Roger and Nancy Taylor, reported on the California wildfires fanned by roaring Santa Anita winds at 100 miles an hour.  More...

Breaking News - 10/28/2017 7:29 PM

DIV. III REGIONAL CROSS COUNTRY

Archbold, Pettisville Girls, Leppelmeier & Rufenacht Advance To State

The Pettisville girls team finished second and the Archbold girls team was fifth at the Div. III regional cross country meet, Saturday, Oct. 28, at Tiffin. More...

Breaking News - 10/28/2017 7:18 PM

Div. III District Girls Soccer Tournament

Archbold 6, Swanton 1

Leading 5-0 at the half, Archbold defeated Swanton 6-1 to win a Div. III district girls soccer championship, Saturday, Oct. 28, at Genoa.  The fourth-ranked Streaks (18-0) play second-ranked Doylestown Chippewa (16-0-2), Tuesday, Oct. More...

Breaking News - 10/25/2017 10:04 PM

DIVISION III DISTRICT GIRLS SOCCER

Archbold 2, Huron 1

Down 1-0 at the half, Archbold came from behind and defeated Huron 2-1, Wednesday, Oct. 25, in a Div. More...

Two-Mill Fire Levy In Jeopardy?

The proposed two-mill levy for fire protection, with accompanying rollbacks to equalize the amount paid between German Township residents inside the village limits and outside, could be in jeopardy.  At their Monday, Oct. More...

Pettisville Pirates

Pettisville kindergarten students of Lynne Hoffmire had Pirate Day recently. More...

ConAgra Working On Odor Problem

Officials of the village of Archbold, the Archbold ConAgra plant, and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency are working to resolve an odor problem that has generated complaints.  Donna Dettling, village administrator, told council at its Mond More...

 

News

North Pointe Trick-Or-Treat Traffic Route

Archbold police will again implement road closures and oneway traffic in the North Pointe neighborhood during Trick-or- Treat, Tuesday, Oct. 31. Thom Ross, Archbold police chief said roads will be closed at 5:30 pm. More...

Library, 911 Seek Property Tax Levies

The Archbold Community Library and the Fulton County Commissioners are seeking property tax levies in the Tuesday, Nov. 7 General Election.  Also asking voters to approve a property tax are the German Township Trustees. More...

Hite Resignation Tinged By Sexual Harassment

Cliff Hite, the Ohio state senator who resigned suddenly Monday evening, Oct. More...

Public Record

Local Man Indicted

Jerry E. Stevens, 59, Archbold, has been indicted by a Fulton County Grand Jury on a felony charge of driving while intoxicated. The grand jury met, Monday, Oct. 16, and handed down indictments against Stevens and six others. More...

Archbold Man Indicted In Williams County

A Williams County Grand Jury has handed down a onecount indictment charging Roberto Rojo, 25, Archbold, with grand theft. The Williams County Grand Jury met on Tuesday, Oct. 17. The grand jury handed down 15 indictments that day. More...

Credit Cards Stolen, Used

A wallet was stolen from a vehicle and credit cards were used to make purchases, an Archbold police report said.  Nathaniel T. More...

Sports

Archbold Girls Cross Country Wins Second District Title In School History

The Archbold girls cross country team made history at the Division III, District 1 race, Saturday, Oct. 21, at the Findlay Owens District.  The Streaks won the team championship for the second time in school history.  More...

Streaks Wrap Up NWOAL Title

Archbold claimed an outright Northwest Ohio Athletic League championship on Senior Night, Friday, Oct. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Wins Sixth Sectional Title

Josh Kidder scored three goals for a hat trick to lead Archbold to its sixth sectional boys soccer title in eight years in a 6-0 defeat of Genoa (8-10-0) at Spengler Field, Saturday, Oct. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Pentecost Twentieth  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Untying the Knots, II Corinthians-Godly Sorrow,” Roger Andrews.  Central Mennonite   More...

Organizations

Senior Center Fulton County Senior Center, Archbold site, Ruihley Park Scout Cabin, program highlights: Nov. 1, blood pressure check; Nov. 3, maintaining nutrition as we age; Nov. 10, closed; Nov. 15, music with Lauren; Nov. 24, closed; Nov. More...