December 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Ridgeville Corners Residents Appear In New Clint Eastwood Film, ‘The Mule’

Ted Lange, Ridgeville Corners, said when he got a call from a Hollywood movie producer saying the director of a new movie wanted him, his wife Mollie, and their band SqueezeBox in a film, “it was a little surreal.”  And oh, by the wa More...

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Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

Harper Grace Wilhelm, 3 months, of Fremont, died Dec. 16, 2018. Survivors include her parents, Austin Wilhelm and Brittney Leaser. Herman-Karlovetz Funeral Home, Fremont.   More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Dec. 7   11:07 am: Suspicious person, 200 block N. More...

Western District Court News

(Note: In the listing of traffic offenses, the first number is actual speed; the second, legal speed. More...

Two Recently Sentenced

Fulton County Common Pleas Court handed down sentences against two men in court hearings on Thursday, Dec. 6 and Tuesday, Dec. 11:  More...

Opinion

Merry Christmas

As this is being written, the weather forecast calls for Christmas Day to dawn without a fresh blanket of snow.  Instead, temperatures will be in the high 30s, with scattered showers. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008   The village of Archbold netted one big economic development plum during 2008, with construction of the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center office building.  More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Third Sunday of Advent  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Silence: the Cross,” Isaiah 9:2, Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Dec. 6: Hannah Froelich, Archbold, girl.  Dec. 8: Kari & Ted Sonnenberg, Holgate, boy.  Dec. 10: Ashley & Jason Colon, Wauseon, boy; Tamina & Bill Klinger, Morenci, Mich., girl.  Dec. More...

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of Dec. More...

Breaking News - 12/24/2018 12:20 PM

Walbridge Man Killed In Crash

A three-vehicle crash at Co. Rd. 2 and Co. Rd. C that occurred aboiut 7:46 pm Friday, Dec. 21, resulted in the death of Ryan J. Shanly, 40, Walbridge. More...

$1.6 Million Raised At #GivingTuesdayNWO

Shari Beck thought her fundraiser, #GivingTuesday NWO, would raise a few hundred thousand dollars.  “When I thought of the idea for the event, we’d thought we’d be lucky to get $500,000, $250,000 even,” she said.  &l More...

Archbold Must Go It Alone To Solve Traffic Problem: Morton

Kevin Morton, Archbold Village Council president, said if Archbold is going to solve its traffic problem, the answer will have to come from council itself.  More...

 

News

Pettisville Students on Skill USA Leadership Team

Amelia Hancock and Elias Rash, PHS students attending Four County Career Center, are members of the Leadership Team of the FCCC Skills USA chapter.  Skills USA will participate in local, regional, state, and national skill and leadership competi More...

COLLEGIATE CONNECTION

Jacob Myers, PHS ‘18 and son of Timothy and Heather, performed in Chamber Singers seasonal concerts and the collaborative Lessons and Carols service at Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va., earlier this month.   More...

Oh Christmas Tree

Members of Zion Lutheran Church put up a Ridgeville Corners Community Tree with a nativity scene in front.– photo by Pam Kruse   More...

Sports

AHS Boys Beat Two GMC Foes

Joe Frank guided his Archbold boys basketball squad to victories over a pair of Green Meadows Conference teams last week. The Streaks traveled to Ayersville, Friday, Dec. 14, and rolled to a 75-49 win. AHS hosted Holgate, Saturday, Dec. More...

Streaks Win Eighth DPT Championship

Archbold won its eighth Defiance Physical Therapy Tournament championship with a 48-35 victory over Tinora in the championship game, Tuesday, Dec. 11, at Defiance High School. More...

PHS Girls Win Two, Raise Record To 5-2

The Pettisville girls basketball team raised its record to 5-2, 4-1 in the Buckeye Border Conference with a BBC win at North Central and a non-league win at Edgerton last week. More...