January 9, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

New Superintendent Getting Acquainted

Jay Selgo, new Archbold schools superintendent, is getting acquainted, he said Monday, Jan. 7. It was his fourth day on the job. But, as a 2001 AHS graduate, he knows some of the people he’ll be working with. More...

Traver Boulton Is Archbold Buckeye First Baby Of 2019

Traver Clark Boulton, son of Ryan and Kelly, Pettisville, is the Archbold Buckeye First Baby of 2019.  Traver was born at 3:23 am, Thursday, Jan. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Mildred “Millie” L. Schroeder

Mildred “Millie” L. Schroeder, age 94, of Wauseon, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at Fulton Manor Nursing Home.  She was born in Delta on June 4, 1924, to the late William P. More...

Eunice Mahler Wolfe

Eunice Mahler Wolfe, age 95, of Glassboro, N.J., passed away Jan. 5, 2019.  She was born March 14, 1923, in Archbold, to Lawrence M. and Otha L. Mahler.  Eunice received her nursing training at Robinwood Hospital and went on to work at St. More...

Leonard H. Beck

Leonard H. Beck, age 98 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday evening, Dec. 31, 2018, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold.  He was born June 10, 1920, near Archbold, the son of Henry and Emma (Nofziger) Beck.  He married Wilma Eichorn on Oct. More...

Sports

AHS Boys Raise Record To 9-0

The Archbold boys basketball team raised its unblemished record to 9-0 with three non-league wins since Dec. 28, 2018. The Streaks went on the road and defeated Eastwood 79-53, Friday, Dec. 28, and Fairview 72-36, Saturday, Jan. 5. More...

PHS Boys Win Pair Of BBC Contests

The Pettisville boys basketball team earned a pair of Buckeye Border Conference wins to start 2019.  The Birds traveled to Fayette, Thursday, Jan. More...

AHS Wrestlers Pound Bulldogs

Archbold hosted a rare dual wrestling meet against Defiance, Friday, Jan. 4.  “It’s nice to have an oldschool dual meet,” said Brian Becher, AHS head coach. More...

Buckeye Sold To Staffers

After three generations of Archbold Buckeye ownership by the Taylor family, the newspaper has been sold.  Mary Huber, general manager and advertising director, and David Pugh, news editor, have purchased the 113-yearold publication from Ross Tay More...

Speeds Topped 90 MPH In Chase

Kentwan Jacquest Robinson, the driver of a car that crashed in Stryker after being chased off the Ohio Turnpike, was having his 26th birthday the day he was arrested.  Information from Fulton County Eastern District Court states Robinson was bor More...

Archbold Girls Basketball Team Gives Back By Making Blankets

Members of the Archbold High School varsity girls basketball team make news every time they play, for their athletic ability and their skill with the ball.  Last month, they took time together off the court to give of themselves to others.  More...

 

News

Bank Merger Completed

The merger of an Archbold bank with a bank in Geneva, Ind. More...

Clarinetists

Performing before a crowd in the AHS Thunderdome, Saturday, Dec. 22, were Lucia Rodriguez, left, and Riah Short, members of the Archbold Pep Band. More...

Correction

The Buckeye was given incorrect information for a photo caption that appeared on page 2 of the Jan. 2 edition.  In the photo of the AHS piccolo players, the girl on the right was Alora Delaney.   More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Dec. 26   4:46 pm: Vehicle unlock, Circle K.  5:12 pm: Possible DUI, 1500 block S. Defiance St., unable to locate.  5:59 pm: Civil problem, Auto Through Class 8 Trucks.  8:01 pm: Marked vehicle for overtime parking, Depot St. More...

Archbold EMS Log

Dec. 20   3:48 pm: Parkview Physicians Group First Care, medical, transported to Fulton County Health Center.  Dec. More...

Archbold Fire Log

Dec. 23   3:08 am: 217 Rosewood Ct., house fire, property owner: Dave Oyer, same address, water heater on fire; 208 Rosewood Ct., property owner: Bill Dunn, smoke investigation. Total damage, both houses, $50,000.  4:29 am: 201 N. More...

Opinion

Ownership An Awesome Responsibility

After 113 years, the third- and fourth-generation owners of the Archbold Buckeye have sold the newspaper. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Jan. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

First Sunday After Epiphany  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Addressing What Is Assumed,” Jesse Kahler.  Central Mennonite   More...

Bible Quiz Kicks Off

Area Bible quiz, with youths from four Northwest Ohio counties participating, kicked off Sunday, Jan. 6, at Pettisville Missionary Church. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center  Dec. 28: Chelsea & Anthony Eash, Pettisville, boy.  Jan 1: Monica Meiring. Defiance, boy.  Jan. 3: Kelly & Ryan Boulton, Pettisville, boy.   More...