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Breaking News - 3/8/2018 11:54 PM

DIV. III DISTRICT BOYS BASKETBALL - Free Access

Archbold 53, Eastwood 45

Archbold used five three-pointers and 18-20 shooting from the foul line to defeat Eastwood 53-45, Thursday, March 8, at Toledo Central Catholic High School.The Streaks led 15-13 after one, 25-22 at the half, and 36-31 after three.Bryce Williams led A More...

Covarrubias Released On Own Recognizance

Angel Covarrubias, the 18-year-old charged with inducing panic after allegedly threatening to commit a school shooting at Archbold High School, has been released from jail.  Ar chbol d police arrested Covarrubias, an AHS junior, at his Archbold More...

PHS Student Actors Warming Up For ‘My Fair Lady’

Stage shows that require actors to use unfamiliar accents can be particularly challenging.  Case in point is “My Fair Lady,” the musical that will be presented by Pettisville High School March 15-18.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Roger L. Stamm

Roger L. Stamm, age 71 years, of Stryker, passed away Tuesday evening, Feb. 27, 2018, in his home, surrounded by his family. He was born June 26, 1946, at Wauseon, the son of Walter and Martha (Eicher) Stamm. More...

Public Record

Rollover Crash Injures One

Michelle Smith, Fayette, was injured in a single vehicle rollover crash on the US20A Tiffin River Bridge, Monday, March 5. More...

Oil Left On Sidewalk

A five-gallon bucket of used motor oil was discarded in downtown Archbold, Tuesday, Feb. More...

Credit Card Fraud Reported

Thomas Wayne Hudson, 32, Archbold, told Archbold police on Saturday, Feb. More...

Opinion

Positive Train Control A Positive Step Forward

2013: A commuter train in the Bronx, New York, is barreling along at 82 miles an hour; the engineer is reportedly asleep at the controls. The train crashes in a curve, where the maximum speed is 30 mph. Four dead, dozens injured.   More...

Old Photo Corner

Believe it or not, Archbold had rain water in the streets June 20, 1937. Antique photograph owned by Olen and Irene Britsch shows Mechanic Street flooded.   More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Mar. 12, 2008   Archbold and Pettisville school districts have used their allotments of snow days, and must now begin making up days missed.  More...

Religion

Top 25 Quizzers For Northwest Ohio Bible Quiz

Four quizzers finished the Bible Quiz season with 20 straight quiz-outs, scoring 700 points each.  More...

Regional Science Fair Participants

Twelve Pettisville students attended the Northwest Ohio Regional Science and Engineering Fair, Saturday, March 3, at Northwest State Community College.  More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Third Sunday of Lent Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “ Breaking The Cycle Of Sin- Redeeming Retribution,” Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite More...

Breaking News - 3/10/2018 8:07 PM

DIV. III STATE WRESTLING TOURNAMENT - Free Access

Grime Wins State Championship!

UPDATE #5: Gavin Grime won the Div. III 145-lb. state championship with a 3-2 decision over Galion Northmor's Conan Becker, Saturday night, March 10!-Posted 3.10, 8:05 pm More...

Breaking News - 3/9/2018 4:23 PM

Pettisville Student Taken Into Custody After Allegedly Making Threats

 A student at Pettisville Schools was taken into custody after allegedly making threats to others on a Pettisville School bus Wednesday, March 7.  More...

Fundraiser Draws Amazing Support

~ Caring Cradles ~

The loss of a baby is a painful, sorrowful experience.  Two local women know.  Kristen Lauber, Archbold, lost a child, Marleah, at the age of two months to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in 2012.  She started an organization, Memories fo More...

Water, Sanitary Sewer Fees Go Up

Archbold Village Council passed the only piece of legislation put before it at its Monday, March 5 meeting.  The legislation increases water and sanitary sewer fees.  The increases do not deal with the amount of water a customer consumes.&n More...

 

News

Skates Qualifies For International Science And Engineering Fair

Jordan Skates, a Pettisville senior, placed first in the high school super judging at the Northwest Ohio Regional Science and Engineering Fair at Northwest State Community College, Saturday, March 3.  Skates will represent the region at the Inte More...

Fairlawn Auxiliary Shows Quilt

Members and officers of the Fairlawn Haven Auxiliary, with “Convex Illusions,” the feature quilt for the 2018 Fairlawn Auxiliary Auction. More...

Driver Licenses Will Be Mailed Starting In July; No More Same-Day Pickup

A decades-old tradition will come to an end in Ohio starting July 2, when citizens will no longer be able to get a new license while waiting at the county office.  In a press release, the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles announced that after July 2 More...

People

4-H News

The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club held its first meeting on Monday, Feb. 26, 7:30 p.m., at the Pettisville Park Pavilion. Pins and premiums were handed out as well as recognition of the 2017 Outstanding 4-H members. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Feb. 23: Jennifer Grime, Archbold, boy.  Feb. 25: Lacey & Chris Beck, Fayette, girl.   More...

Sports

Grime Wins District Title

Gavin Grime, an AHS senior, stands atop the podium after winning the Division III 145-pound district championship, Saturday, March 3, at Defiance. From left: Hugo Villarreal, Gibsonburg, second; Grime; Nate Vasquez, Fremont St. More...

Soles Places Fourth At District

Colton Soles, an AHS senior, finished fourth in the 152-lb. weight class at the Division III district tournament, Saturday, March 3, at Defiance. He advanced to state competition. More...

Babcock Places Fourth At District

Mason Babcock, an AHS sophomore, finished fourth in the 182-lb. weight class at the Division III district tournament, Saturday, March 3, at Defiance. He advanced to state competition. More...