November 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

PHS Quiz Team Qualifies For Nationals

In a surprise, the Pettisville High School Academic Quiz Team qualified for national competition, Saturday, Nov. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Ronald R. Robinson

Ronald R. Robinson, age 91, of Stryker, passed away late Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at Genesis of Bryan following an extended illness. More...

Otis (Bud) Hitt

Otis (Bud) Hitt, age 92, of Archbold, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at CHP Inpatient Hospice of Defiance.  Bud was born on May 5, 1925, in rural Bryan to Zoe (Walker) Hitt and Glen R. Hitt.  Bud married Gertrude Seiler on Aug. More...

Margaret L. Frame

Margaret L. Frame, age 93, of rural Archbold, passed away Sunday morning, Nov. More...

Sports

Seven Letterwinners Back For AHS Girls Basketball

Seven letterwinners will attempt to defend the Northwest Ohio Athletic League title the Archbold girls basketball team won last year with a 7-0 record. The Streaks finished with a 26-2 overall record and finished as Division III regional runners-up. More...

Archbold Wrestlers Ready To Start Season

Brian Becher, Archbold head wrestling coach, welcomes back 14 letterwinners for the 2017-18 wrestling season.  The Streaks lost four lettermen from last season, including state runner-up Noah Mattin.  Back to lead AHS is senior Gavin Grime More...

AHS Boys Basketball Letterwinners

Letterwinners back on the AHS boys basketball team are, from left: Cash Gericke, Jeron Williams, Rigo Ramos, Kaiden Bedsole, Caleb Wooley, Eli Miller, Bryce Williams.– photo by Mary Huber   More...

Charges Pending After Explosive Device Found At Fayette Home

Members of the Multi-Area Narcotics Task Force discovered a “homemade explosive device” while executing a search warrant at a home in Fayette, Wednesday, Nov. More...

Wixom To Become Police Chief Dec. 22

Leo Wixom III, assistant police chief, will become the chief of the Archbold Police Department. Archbold Village Council approved the recommendations of the council police and fire committee at its Monday, Nov. 20 meeting. More...

Village Withdraws Separation Request

Archbold Village Council has decided to withdraw a request to separate the village from German Township.  Council took the action at its Monday, Nov. More...

 

News

School Board Approves Donations, Personnel Actions At Meeting

The Archbold School Board accepted donations totaling almost $49,000 and approved several personnel actions during its Monday, Nov. More...

Elementary Super Streaks For October Recognized

Archbold Elementary School “Super Streaks” for October were named, Friday, Oct 27.  The Super Streaks program recognizes students who have demonstrated respectful, responsible, and safe behavior in all areas of the school.  More...

Company Caroling

Members of The Company, the AHS show choir, sang Christmas Carols during the Friday, Nov. 24 Night of Lights in Archbold. Front row, from left: Maggie Henry, Kate Nofziger, Ella Rex, Will Nofziger. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 17   12:42 pm: Arrested subject on misdemeanor warrant, E. Beech St. at West St.  9:22 pm: Citation to Con Wyse, Archbold, speeding, 600 block Lafayette.  Nov. 18   4:18 pm: Accident, 22000 block St. Rt. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Randy Baughey, West Unity, plaintiff vs Janice Baughey, Coldwater, Mich., defendant. Divorce.  Stephanie Wallington, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Mark Amoss, Toledo, defendant. More...

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the listing of traffic offenses, the first number is actual speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.)  Yolanda Rivera, rural Napoleon, speeding, 75-55, St. Rt. More...

Opinion

Another Successful Parade Of Lights

Archbold was blessed with another successful Parade of Lights, Friday, Nov. 24, part of the village tradition to open the Christmas season. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007   Discussions between the Archbold Area School Board and Toledo Edison that started as part of the district wind energy project have already yielded cost savings.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Untying The Knots: 2 Corinthians 10:1- 18, “ Geg Grimwood, Garden City Church, Wooster, guest pastor.  Central Mennonite   More...

Organizations

Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Thursday, Nov. 30, 12-6 pm, First Baptist Church, 854 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Parkinson Support More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center Nov. 20: Melissa Campo, Wauseon, boy. Nov. 21: Marissa & Aaron Schmitz, Wauseon, boy. More...