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Rug Hooking’s Biggest Event Of Year Held At Sauder Village

Rug hooking, the creation of a decorative rug or wall hanging by pushing a strip of fabric through a backing, creating loops, has its biggest show once a year.  The big show is held right here in Archbold, at Founder’s Hall, Sauder Village More...

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Obituaries

Mary Ellen Schrock

Mary Ellen Schrock, 71, of New York City, N.Y., passed away June 28, 2018. She lived and worked in New York City for the past 35 years, as well as enjoying the winter months in Bradenton, Fla., in recent years. More...

Harold D. Bernath

Harold D. Bernath, age 92 years, of Wauseon, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 14, 2018, at The Ebeid Hospice Residence in Sylvania.  He was born Aug. More...

Mahlon Curtis Wyse

Mahlon Curtis (Mick) Wyse, 93, was welcomed into Heaven, Aug. 19, 2018, in the evening, surrounded by his family.  He was born to Lydia and Pastor Henry Wyse on Dec. 30, 1924.  More...

People

Rupps Celebrate 70th Anniversary

Charles and Jeanette Rupp, Archbold, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Aug. 21, 2018.  They were married in 1948 at Burns Avenue Baptist Church in Detroit, Mich., by Rev. More...

Opinion

Local Newspapers Keep You In The Know Like No Other

Guest Column...

A friend recounted a scene in which he was the proverbial fly on the wall in a public setting. Three nearby store clerks were talking among themselves and got to the topic of local news. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008 “It’s not a beer tent,” said Nanette Buehrer, director of Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce. “There will be more than just beer, and there may not even be a tent.” More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Pentecost 13  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Simple Sunday outdoor service. Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Aug. 13: Melissa & Dustin Grine, Fayette, boy.  Aug. 14: Diana Candenas- Martinez & Alejandro Jimenez Suarez, West Unity, girl.   More...

Emergency Repair On West Holland Street Prevents Pavement Collapse

Archbold Village Council authorized a payment of $30,000 to Krueger Construction for repair of a section of West Holland Street at its Monday, Aug. More...

Back To School

It’s back to school time, and each year starts with Archbold and Pettisville schools opening their doors for open houses. More...

 

News

Corrections Commission, Toledo Make Deal

The Corrections Commission of Northwest Ohio announced earlier this month it reached an accord with the city of Toledo over its decision to pull out of CCNO.  A special meeting of the Commission was held Monday, Aug. 6. More...

Ridgeville Fire Department Gets $15,000 Grant

Dan Benecke, Ridgeville fire chief, said last week his department has received a $15,000 grant to protect firefighters from exposure to chemicals.  The grant, obtained through the Ohio Bureau of Worker’s Compensation, will pay for an extra More...

Trick-Or-Treat Set For Oct. 30

Jeff Fryman, mayor, has set Tuesday, Oct. 30, as Trick-Or-Treat night for the village of Archbold.  Little ghosts and goblins will be out from 6-7:30 pm that night.  Fryman announced his decision at the Monday, Aug. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

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Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Tiffany DeLong, Archbold and Shane DeLong, Archbold, petitioners. Dissolution.  Pauline Witt, Delta, plaintiff vs Derek Heckler, Stryker, defendant. More...

Two Taken To CCNO

Archbold police recently arrested two people and took them to the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio.  Heriberto Chavez, 35, Archbold, was placed under arrested on a charge of criminal trespassing about 9:40 pm, Sunday, Aug. 12.  More...

Sports

Dominique Welcomes Back 16 Letterwinners

Sixteen letterwinners return to the Archbold football team, who finished 9-3 last year. The Blue Streaks won the Northwest Ohio Athletic League championship with a 6-1 record, their first NWOAL title since 2010. More...

AHS Tennis Beats Bg, Falls To Bryan

The Archbold girls tennis team is 1-1 after its first week.  The Streaks hosted Bryan in their season opener, Monday, Aug. 13. The Golden Bears blanked AHS 5-0.  AHS traveled to Bowling Green, Tuesday, Aug. More...

AHS Boys Golf Wins Two, Second At Detwiler

The Archbold boys golf team won a pair of matches and finished second by a tiebreaker in the Detwiler Invitational.  AHS 163, Hicksville 201   The Streaks hosted the Aces, Tuesday, Aug. More...