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Drug Mart Seeks Sunday Liquor Sales On Ballot, But No Permits Available

A company that plans to build a drug and general merchandise store in Archbold is asking for permission to sell wine and mixed drinks on Sundays– before ground for the project has been broken.  But liquor permits for the site are not avail More...

Presenting The 2018 AHS Homecoming Court

Brendon Johns and Andi Peterson were crowned king and queen of the 2018 Homecoming Court during the Archbold- Bryan football game, Friday, Sept. 28. Members of the court are, front row from left: Brooklyn Moyer, princess; Asher Bacik, prince. More...

New Ball Diamond Ready For Spring

The new baseball diamond in Memorial Park will be ready for play in the spring.  But the overall baseball complex is only about 20% complete.  That’s what Jennifer Kidder said she told the Archbold Park Board at its Wednesday, Sept. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Maurice E. “Smoke” Schmucker

Maurice E. “Smoke” Schmucker, age 97 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday afternoon, Sept. More...

Donna D. (Stoltzfus) Wyse

Aug. 28, 1950-Sept. 25, 2018  Donna (Stoltzfus) Wyse, age 68, of Archbold, passed away peacefully on Sept. 25, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.  She was born on Aug. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Sept. 21   11:07 am: Citation to Kenneth Barnes, Jr., 50, Liberty Center, speeding, Miller Ave.  11:18 am: Citation to Leslie Doriot, 71, Stryker, speeding, Miller Ave.  11:26 am: Suspicious person, 300 block W. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Kelsey Stewart, Archbold, plaintiff vs Sean Stewart, Archbold, defendant. Domestic violence (civil protection order).  Anthony Hand, Fayette, and Deana VanArsdalen, Fayette, petitioners. Dissolution.  More...

Public Meetings

Trustees  Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Oct. 4, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon.  German Township Trustees, Monday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold.  Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, Oct. More...

Opinion

Latta Comes Through For Archbold

For communities trying to deal with problems caused by a railroad, trying to get some action can seem impossible.   More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008 Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, has been a leader in local government, in business, and his church. Now he has another high honor to add to his resume: he is the 2008 Archbold Citizen of the Year. More...

The Kavanaugh Vote Delay: Smart Move, Senators

Other Editors Say...

Senate Republicans wisely hit the pause button Friday on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the U.S. More...

Breaking News - 10/4/2018 4:24 PM

Leppelmeier Qualifies For State Golf Tournament

Max Leppelmeier, a Pettisville sophomore, finished second at the Division III district golf tournament, Thursday, Oct. More...

AHS National Honor Society Inducts 18

The Archbold High School chapter of the National Honor Society inducted 18 new members, Sunday, Sept. 23. More...

Hartman, Nofziger Picked For All-State Choir

Each year, the best of the best high school vocalists gather to participate in the All-State Choir.  Jeremiah Hartman, an Archbold High School senior, and Will Nofziger, a sophomore, have been selected from more than 370 applicants for the All-S More...

Township Road, ADAMhs Board Levies On November Ballot

Voters in German Township and Fulton County will be asked to approve several property tax levy questions when they go to the polls in the Tuesday, Nov. 6 general election.  More...

 

News

AHS Class Of 1950 Holds Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1950 held its 68th reunion, Saturday, Sept. 22, at The Barn Restaurant. Fourteen of the remaining 24 members of the class of 42 graduates were present. More...

AHS Alumni Join Band

As part of Homecoming activities at Archbold High School, alumni who played in the Blue Streak marching band returned to the field during the Friday, Sept. 28 halftime show.  More...

Adriel Ribbon Cutting

The ribbon was cut Tuesday, Sept. 25, for the new Adriel office north of Archbold. More...

Sports

Bears Squeak Past Streaks 20-17 In Final Seconds

Bryan spoiled Archbold’s hopes for a victorious Homecoming game, Friday, Sept. More...

AHS Tennis Beats Bluffton

Archbold girls tennis defeated Bluffton 3-2, Thursday, Sept. 27, at Bluffton   Singles: 1. Erin Hotmire (B) def. Amanda Payne 6-3, 7-5. 2. Callie Rohrs (A) def. Olivia Barnes 6-3, 3-6, 6-3. 3. Maggie Henry (A) def. More...

AHS Boys Golf Wins Sectional Championship

The Archbold boys golf team won its first sectional title since 2015 at the Division II sectional tournament at Detwiler Park, Toledo, Thursday, Sept. 27.  The Streaks were Div. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Pentecost 19  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Aug. 29: Cheyenne & Kolbe Dulaney, Wauseon girl.  Sept. 24: Tori Manz, Stryker, girl; Joyclyn & Andrew Mattimore, Swanton, girl; Sarah & Logan Stuckey, Wauseon, girl.  Sept. More...

Organizations

Mood Disorders  Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 6:30 p.m., & Oct. 23, 11 a.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66 south of Archbold.   Divorce  More...