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Breaking News - 3/8/2019 2:53 PM

Div. III State Wrestling Tournament - Free Access

All 3 Streaks Out Of State Tournament

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none}  Update:  All three Archbold wrestlers have fallen out of the state tournament.   More...

Three AHS Wrestlers State Bound

From top: Brennan Short, Kasyn Schaffner, and Zach Rocha will compete in the Division III state wrestling tournament this weekend in Columbus. The trio each finished fourth in their weight classes at the district meet to qualify for state. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Marjorie Marie Borton

Marjorie Marie Borton, 91, of Archbold, joined our loving Creator at 10:49 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home.  She was born Feb. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Feb. 21   8:56 am: Welfare check, 200 block N. Lincoln St., all okay.  10:44 am: Disabled vehicle, Defiance St. Norfolk Southern railroad crossing, moved off roadway.  11:07 am: Report of attempted telephone scam, on station.  More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Kathy Weirauch, Napoleon, plaintiff vs Fulton County Health Center, Wauseon, defendant. Other civil.  Huntington National Bank, Columbus, plaintiff vs Raymond Armstrong, Wauseon, defendant. More...

Public Meetings

Trustees  Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, March 7, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon.  German Township Trustees, Monday, March 11, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. More...

Opinion

Praise For Police Officers, Firefighters

The Archbold police and fire departments provide quality, professional service to anyone, at any time, and they’ve been doing it for years. More...

Letter To The Editor

I would like to voice my disappointment in the outcome of the vote that was taken by the Archbold Village Council at their meeting on January 21 to unanimously support the sale of beer during a downtown concert set for June.  As mentioned at the More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Mar. 11, 2009   Unemployment during January was 15.3% in Fulton County, nearly five points higher than in December.  “I was a little surprised when I saw the number. More...

Breaking News - 3/9/2019 7:29 PM

Coldwater Boys Win District Title - Free Access

Cavs Beat OG In District Final

The Coldwater Cavaliers, who defeated Archbold 35-34 in a Div. More...

Breaking News - 3/9/2019 12:29 AM

DISTRICT BOYS BASKETBALL - Free Access

Pettisville Falls In District Final

The Birds gave Hicksville a good fight, but in the end the Aces defeated Pettisville 68-51, Friday, March 8, in the Div. IV district final at Napoleon. PHS led 22-19 after one, but the score was tied at 34 at the half. More...

Breaking News - 3/7/2019 11:41 PM

DISAPPOINTMENT - Free Access

Streaks Fall To Cavaliers In Boys District Semifinal

Coldwater scored five points in the last 13.8 seconds to hand Archbold its only loss of the season, 35-34, in a Div. More...

Kidston Well Impact Limited To Two Miles

Any problems created by a large well withdrawing groundwater from the Michindoh aquifer would most likely be a local one.  More...

“Godspell” Is High Energy, Say PHS Cast Members

One thing that stands out when you talk to the cast of the Pettisville High School production of the musical “Godspell” is energy.  Ryan Rufenacht said once they get everything figured out, “We’ll have a lot more fun with More...

 

News

Auxiliary Officers Display Quit

Officers of the Fairlawn Haven Auxiliary with “Candy Blossom,” the feature quilt for the 2019 Fairlawn Auxiliary Auction. From left: Amy Frey, at-large member; Elaine Winzeler, board president;   More...

Fight Fire At Trucking, Towing Business Sun.

Fire area fire departments fought a blaze in a shop building at JR Trucking & Towing, 26076 Co. Rd. More...

People

Honor Students

Leah Hall and Madison Myers, both of Archbold, were named to the dean’s list for the 2018 fall semester at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Mich.  Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify.  -----  Joel Stier, Arc More...

Sports

Rocha, Schaffner, Short State Bound

Archbold will be represented at the 82nd Ohio State Wrestling Championships in Columbus, Thursday-Sunday, March 7-9. More...

Streaks Finish Ninth

Archbold finished ninth at the Division III district tournament. Genoa ran away with the district title, scoring 238 points. Milan Edison was second with 153, and Delta was third with 109, quali- fying four wrestlers. More...

Four Compete At Districts, Fail To Advance To State

It was the end of the line for four Archbold wrestlers who com- peted at the Division III district wrestling tournament. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Transfiguration Sunday  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory; Gordon Schumacher, scripture. Baptism candidates: Kraig & Shannon Keiser, Carol Marshall. More...

‘Fierce Babies’ Wins Bible Quiz Season

“Fierce Babies,” Central, won the 2019 Bible Quiz season with 19 wins and one tie with “Huioi,” King’s Cross.  More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Feb. 22: Char & Oliver Reeb, Ridgeville Corners, girl.  Feb. & Andrew Carnahan,Public26: Eva  Wauseon,Meetingsgirl.   More...