July 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Village Works On West Lutz Road Speed Zone

Village officials are working to resolve a question about exactly where speed limits can be enforced on West Lutz Road. More...

Murbach St. Sidewalk Project Okayed

Archbold Village Council approved the second phase of a sidewalk construction project on Murbach Street during its Monday, July 23 meeting.  The two-part project will see sidewalks constructed on both sides of Murbach from Lincoln Street east to More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

The Minh Nguyen

The Minh Nguyen, age 58, formerly of Archbold, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018, at his home in Westerville.  He is preceded in death by his father, Hoang Nguyen and brother, Hung Nguyen.  More...

Jose Gabriel Tijerina

Jose Gabriel Tijerina of Archbold was born to Guillermo and Antonia (Martinez) Tijerina on March 18, 1928, in Brownsville, Texas.  He married Juanita Gracia on Dec. 6, 1952, and celebrated 65 years of marriage with her.  More...

Doris Mae (Lauber) Rupp

Doris Mae (Lauber) Rupp, age 93 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday morning, July 21, 2018, in her Fairlawn Haven apartment.  She was born Aug. More...

People

All By Herself!

Monday, July 23, was Kali Lantz’s first day to ride her bike without training wheels. Above: Lucas Lantz, Kali’s father, pushes her off for another trip around the St. More...

Earns Degree

McKenna Rash, Archbold, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in education from Kent State University.   More...

Sports

Streaks To Play For Third Straight Acme Baseball State Championship

Archbold was set to defend its back-to-back state Acme baseball championships last night, Tuesday, after shutting out Van Wert 4-0 in a state semifinal at Defiance.  The Streaks (23-7) were scheduled to play Bryan (18-6) for the state title. More...

Archbold Defeats Perrysburg 5-0 In First Round

State Acme Tournament

Archbold was off to a hot start in the first round of the state Acme baseball tournament, Sunday, July 22, at Defiance.  The Streaks scored three runs in the top of the first inning and swatted away the Yellow Jackets 5-0 to advance to the semif More...

Junior Acme Falls In State Final

Down 8-1 going into the fifth inning, Archbold had no answers for the Anthony Wayne hitters, Tuesday, July 17, in the Junior Acme state championship game at Elida.  Fourteen hits from the Generals (17-3) to nine for the Streaks, plus three Archb More...

Breaking News - 7/25/2018 3:07 PM

Welch Sentenced In Theft Of Athletic Booster Money

    Matt Welch, 45, Archbold, entered a guilty plea, and was sentenced to 50 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio on a charge of grand theft, a felony of the fourth degree.  More...

Breaking News - 7/24/2018 11:04 PM

STATE ACME TOURNAMENT

Bryan 3, Archbold 0

Bryan prevented Archbold from winning its third straight state Acme baseball championship with a 3-0 shutout, Tuesday, July 24, in the state finals at Defiance. It is Bryan's first state Acme title since 1996.-Posted 7.25, 12:04 am  &n More...

Impact Of Tariff On Soybeans ‘Depends,’ Says Ag Economist

With the United States and China playing tit-for-tat tariffs on each other’s products, much of the talk in the United States has been what will happen to America, and Ohio farmers. More...

Flowers Make A House Look Homey, Say Marv And Sharon Lantz

There is an explosion of color outside the home of Marv and Sharon Lantz in the Fairlawn Village II section of the Fairlawn Retirement Community.  Impatiens in white and deep pink fill out the flower bed out front, while three hanging baskets wi More...

 

News

Depot, High Streets Open To Traffic

Depot and High streets, closed for reconstruction, are now open to traffic.  Bob Seaman, village engineer, said barricades were removed Monday morning, July 23, allowing traffic to flow through.  Opening of the streets also opens the inters More...

Council To Discuss Housing Incentives

Archbold Village Council will discuss the possibility of offering incentives for developers to build additional housing in Archbold.  During the Monday, July 23 council meeting, a work session was set for 6 pm, Monday, Aug. More...

Pool Is Cool

The high temperature Thursday, July 5, was 93 degrees, sending many to the Archbold Swimming Pool to cool off. Top: Aliah Fenter, 3, splashes her father, Tyler. She is sitting with Shena Kuhl, a friend of the family. More...

Public Record

Police Arrest One, Issue Citation

Archbold police recently made an arrest for driving while intoxicated, issued a citation for disorderly conduct, and detained a juvenile.  Police stopped Heather G. More...

Rural Archbold Woman Indicted

Chelsea R. More...

Archbold Rescue Responds To Double Fatal Accident

Archbold Rescue and ALS- 1, the Archbold-based paramedic unit, was dispatched to a double-fatal crash at the intersection of US 6 and Williams County Rd. 23, Wednesday, July 18. More...

Opinion

ACT Is A Gem

This page has praised the efforts of Archbold Community Theatre in the past.  ACT has earned praise again.  Its production of “Beauty And The Beast” was a triumph, absolutely one of the best shows it has done. More...

Old Photo Corner

2006 ACT Production Of “School House Rock Live! Jr.” In 2006, Archbold Community Theatre presented “School House Rock Live! More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, July 30, 2008   Ohio Art celebrated its 100th anniversary, Saturday, July 26, with a gala affair at Sauder Village. “We had a wonderful time,” said Bill Killgallon, company president.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Pentecost Nine  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nathanel Miles and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “The SIMPLE LIFE lived well: A look at death in light of our life- Ecclesiastes 9:1-6,” Byron Dickey, executive pastor. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   July 12: Crystal Reyes, Delta, girl.  July 17: Scarlette & Jake Gombash, Delta, boy.   More...