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AHS Students Win Engineering Event For Second Straight Year

A group of Archbold High School seniors has won the University of Toledo Engineering Design Competition, the second straight time AHS students won the competition.  And the team– Katie Short, Dakota Stamm, Clay Gerig, and Clay Nafziger&nda More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Maribell (Brown) Nafziger

Maribell (Brown) Nafziger, 89, of Archbold, passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, at Fairlawn Haven, Archbold, following a brief illness.  She was born Dec. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Anna Mae Waidelich, 87, Wauseon, died Dec. 21, 2018. Survivors include her husband, James, and two sons. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.   More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

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Western District Court News

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

Public Meetings

Trustees  Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Jan. 3, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon.  Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Jan. 7, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners. More...

Sports

Streaks Run Past Blackbirds 53-27 In County Rivalry

Archbold and Pettisville renewed their Fulton County rivalry, Friday, Dec. More...

Third Quarter Dooms AHS Against Perrysburg

After getting outscored 10-5 in the third quarter, Archbold’s fourth-quarter comeback attempt fell short as Perrysburg defeated the Streaks 42-40, Thursday, Dec. More...

PHS Girls Defeat Vikes

Spurred by a 12-3 first quarter, Pettisville defeated Evergreen 52-36, Saturday, Dec. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

compiled by Cookie Short  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Silence,” Jesse Kahler.  West Clinton Mennonite   More...

Organizations

Genealogical Society  Fulton County Genealogical Society, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 410 Taylor St., Delta. Topic: Breaking down “brick walls.”   Blood Drive  More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Dec. 20: Elizabeth & Michael Perez, Wauseon, boy & girl.  Dec. 23: Alexia & Gabriel Roberts, Napoleon, girl.  Dec. 27: Chelsea & Nick Badgley, Napoleon, boy.   More...

Three Captured After Pursuit Ends In Crash In Stryker

Three men were taken into custody following a highspeed chase that resulted in a crash in Stryker, Friday, Dec. 28.  An email message to this newspaper from Robert G. More...

Electrical Short Sends Firefighters Door To Door

Residents of Rosewood Court found themselves face to face with Archbold firefighters during the early morning hours of Sunday, Dec. More...

 

News

Pepping Up The Crowd

Members of the AHS pep band feed the energy in the Thunderdome and amp up the fans before the Archbold/Ottawa- Glandorf boys basketball game, Saturday, Dec.  More...

Archbold Schools Will Benefit From Rover Pipeline, But…

The Archbold School District will benefit from the Rover pipeline.  But thanks to the way Ohio funds schools, the benefits will be reduced.  In fact, some of the benefit will be taken away by a state law designed to improve the funding situ More...

Elementary School Collects 1800 Items For Fulton County Christmas Cheer

Students at Archbold Elementary School collected more than 1,800 individual canned food items for the annual Fulton County Christmas Cheer program, Dorothy Lambert, principal, told the Archbold School Board, Monday, Dec. More...

People

Couple To Wed In August

Artie and Kathy Short, Archbold, and David and Karen Lefton, Cincinnati, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Jay Short and Nicole Lefton, Columbus.  More...

Lee Travels To South Africa On Leadership Trip

As you read this, Gretchen Lee, PHS ‘18 and Ohio FFA secretary, is on a trip that will eventually carry her to the nation of South Africa. More...

Opinion

Charity And The Community

The charity of Northwest Ohio, and in particular, the Archbold area, is well-known and well-documented. More...

Safer With Sierah’s Law

Other Editors Say...

What Sierah Joughin’s loved ones have been through is unfathomable.  If the law named for her and signed by John Kasich, Ohio governor, can spare even one family that agony, the measure will be worthwhile.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009   When property owners in the Pettisville Local School District open their property tax bills in a few weeks, they will be in for a surprise.  More...