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Chickens Pay Off For Beck With FFA American Star In Agriscience Award

Chrysta Beck, rural Archbold, started raising chickens as a third grader, selling them to raise money to fund her participation in a competitive dance group.  While her career as a dancer didn’t pan out, it is her involvement with chickens More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Terry A. Fredrick

Terry A. Fredrick, 73, of Fayette, died Sunday morning, Nov. More...

Gerald D. Short

Gerald D. Short, age 83 years, of Archbold, passed away Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 1, 2017, at CHP Defiance Area In-patient Hospice.  He was born Oct. More...

People

Couple Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Ron and Marlene Nofziger, Archbold, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.  Ron Nofziger and Marlene Short were married Nov. 9, 1957, at Zion Mennonite Church, Archbold, by Rev. More...

Couple Observes 50th Anniversary

Jerry and Cindy Winzeler, rural Archbold, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  Jerry Winzeler and Cindy Aeschliman were married Nov. 11, 1967, at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, Archbold, by Edward Kiem.  More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Oct. 25: Stephanie & Jake Joughin, Fayette, boy.  Oct. 31: Lorena & Ezequiel Reyes, Wauseon, girl; Paige Lantz, Archbold, boy.   More...

Opinion

America And Guns

Guns. Long guns. Hand guns. Shotguns. Pellet guns. BB guns. Bolt action, pump action, double action, single action. Single shot, semiautomatic, automatic.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007   Headline–Brad Rupp And Family Thankful For Recovery; Brad’s Survival A Miracle, Medical Team Says; Staph Infection Damaged His Heart  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

All Saints Sunday  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory; Jesse Kahler, worship leader. Message, “How God Responds To Those Who Stray,” Byron Dickey, executive pastor candidate. More...

Breaking News - 11/10/2017 10:30 PM

DIV. V REGION 18 SEMIFINAL

Marion Pleasant 28, Archbold 24

Marion Pleasant scored with 15 seconds left to defeat Archbold 28-24 in their Div. V Region 18 football semifinal, Friday, Nov. 10, at Findlay.  More...

Bentz, Ginn, Short Win Council Seats; Brodbeck, Short Elected As German Township Trustees

Beck, Galvan, Nofziger Win Archbold School Board Seats; Graber, Hoylman, King Elected To Pettisville School Board

Vaughn Bentz, Archbold Village Council incumbent, will return to his council seat, where he will be joined by Brad Short and Drew Ginn.  In German Township, the two incumbents were turned out, with Joe Short and Andy Brodbeck winning the two ava More...

Thunderstorms Roll Through Area, Damage ConAgra Plant

A severe thunderstorm caused damage to the Archbold ConAgra plant shortly after noon on Sunday, Nov. More...

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News

Village Told Township To Stop Paying

Bruce Lauber, president of the German Township Trustees, and Joe Short, a former trustee, said at “Meet The Candidates Night,” hosted by the Archbold Buckeye and the Archbold Chamber of Commerce, the township was told not to pay the villa More...

Village Council To Seek Fire Service Contract Extension

Archbold Village Council directed Donna Dettling, village administrator, to develop a contract that would extend the current fire service agreement between council and the German Township Trustees.  Council spent about 45 minutes of its Monday, More...

Dennis is FFA Proficiency Finalist

In addition to Chrysta Beck, a PHS alumnus and American Star in Agriscience winner, other Pettisville FFA members were recognized.  Jacob Dennis was named a national finalist in the proficiency area competition in the area of Agriscience Researc More...

Public Record

Man Arrested At Archbold-Indian Lake Football Game

Todd Shafer, Defiance police chief, said a man was arrested and charged with menacing and firearms-related charges at the Archbold Indian Lake football game, Friday, Nov. More...

Man Found Passed Out

Archbold police arrested an unidentified man they found passed out in a building at the East Gardens complex, Saturday, Oct. More...

Not Allowed At East Gardens

Archbold police informed an individual, Wednesday, Oct. More...

Sports

AHS Girls Fifth, PHS Sixth At State Cross Country Meet

(A version of this article was posted on www.ArchboldBuckeye.com on Saturday, Nov. 4.) The Archbold girls cross country team made the most of its first-ever appearance in the state meet. More...

Blue Streaks Win Playoff Opener But Lose Quarterback

It was a home-away-fromhome win when Archbold defeated the Indian Lake Lakers 23-14 in the opening round of the Division V Region 18 football playoffs, Friday, Nov. More...

Blue Streaks To Battle Spartans In Regional Semifinals

Archbold (9-2) meets Marion Pleasant (9-1) at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. More...