Tyler Priest Transferred To Toledo Children's Hospital

    Tyler Priest, 13, formerly of Archbold, was transferred to Toledo Children's Hospital, Monday, Aug. 4. He is in room 1508. He has been at Parkview Hospital, Ft. Full Story

Honor Students

    Kelby Beck, AHS '06, son of Tim and Jamie Beck and Robin Westrick, was named to the dean's list at Capital University School of Nursing for the spring 2008 semester. Full Story

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Earn Degrees

    Three students from the Archbold area recently graduated from the University of Cincinnati. •Fern Nafziger, Archbold, Bachelor of Science degree in architecture •Jeremy Smith, Archbold, Full Story

Honor Students

    Several area students were named to the dean's list in the Bluffton Co-hort Based Organizational Management Program and the Human Resource Management Program through Bluffton University for the spring term. Full Story

Honor Students

    The Ohio State University released the names of students who were named to the honor roll for the 2008 spring quarter. Students with 4.0 grade point averages: Andrew Emch, Archbold; Joshua Bernath, Laura Bruner, rural Wauseon. Full Story

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Richer, Beringer To Wed Sept. 12

    Eric Richer, Wauseon and Ami Beringer, Delta, announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Lou and Nancy Beringer. She is a 1990 graduate of Toledo Central Catholic High School and a graduate of Bowling Green State University. Full Story

Library Board Talks About Levy, Circulation

    Helen Row, president of the Archbold Community Library Board, said board members discussed, but took no action, on a possible levy request. The discussion came during the Monday night, July 21, meeting. Full Story

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Couple Resides In Goshen

    Andrea Skyrm and Brian King exchanged wedding vows at 4 p.m., Saturday, May 31, 2008, in Yellow Creek Mennonite Church, Goshen, Ind. Wes Bontrager was the officiating pastor. Jessica Holecko, Warren, was the maid of honor. Full Story

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Couple Celebrates 25th Anniversary

    Angie Jimenez Grime and Dan Avers were married Friday, July 29, 1983 at St. Martin's Lutheran Church, Archbold. Michael Nehls and Ellis Croyle, pastors, officiated. Full Story

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Checking Out The Chickens

   Above, Brady Bacik, 2 1/2, checks out chickens prior to the chicken races, one of the many events held at the Ridgeville Community Day, Sunday, July 20. Below, Zoey Ripke, 3 1/2, gets her face painted by Breeanne Gobrogge. Full Story

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A Drum Line

   The "Funky Monkeys," the youngest age group at last week's Black Swamp Arts Council Creative Arts Camp, play "drums," which are actually plastic buckets, during the camp's showcase, Friday, July 18. The Funky Monkeys were all ages six and seven. Full Story

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Above, Brady Bacik, 2 1/2, checks out chickens prior to the chicken races, one of the many events held at the Ridgeville Community Day, Sunday, July 20. Below, Zoey Ripke, 3 1/2, gets her face painted by Breeanne Gobrogge. All are from Ridgeville Corners.- photos by Mary Huber 059p1_xlg.jpg
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The "Funky Monkeys," the youngest age group at last week's Black Swamp Arts Council Creative Arts Camp, play "drums," which are actually plastic buckets, during the camp's showcase, Friday, July 18. The Funky Monkeys were all ages six and seven. The weeklong event gave children the chance to experience a wide variety of art activities locally.- photo by David Pugh 056p1_xlg.jpg
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A Chorus Line

   Music was in the air at the Black Swamp Arts Council Creative Arts Camp, July 14-18 at the Archbold Middle School. Youngsters formed a line to sing the chorus of their song about looking for rain forest animals. Full Story

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Girl Gives Hair

   Lyndsay Gladieux, 5 1/2 years old, Archbold, decided to donate her hair to Locks of Love, an organization that uses human hair to create wigs for children who have lost their hair due to illness, or as a side effect of the treatment of their illness. Full Story

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Music was in the air at the Black Swamp Arts Council Creative Arts Camp, July 14-18 at the Archbold Middle School. Youngsters formed a line to sing the chorus of their song about looking for rain forest animals. The theme this year was "Amazing Art Adventure In The Amazon Rain Forest." Diane Tinsman, of the BSAC, said the camp was "wonderfully successful.054p1_xlg.jpg

Earns Scholarship

    Jacob Short, a 2006 Pettisville High School graduate, received one of 12 scholarships awarded through the Simonton Windows Scholarship Fund of the Parkersburg (W.Va.) Area Community Foundation. Full Story

Earn Certificates

    Two Archbold residents received certificates from Owens Community College during the spring commencement ceremonies. Dexter Krueger received a surveying certificate. Full Story

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Lyndsay Gladieux, 5 1/2 years old, Archbold, decided to donate her hair to Locks of Love, an organization that uses human hair to create wigs for children who have lost their hair due to illness, or as a side effect of the treatment of their illness. Cancer patients often lose their hair as a result of treatment.040p1_xlg.jpg
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Kruse-ing Along

   Carter Kruse, 14 months, son of Chad and Michelle, Ridgeville Corners, was having a great time watching the fun from his stroller at the Ridgeville Community Day, Sunday, July 20.- photo by Mary Huber Full Story

Honor Students

    Three area students were named to the spring 2008 Dean's List at Spring Arbor (Mich.) College: •Mallory Figgins, Fayette, junior, social work; daughter of Tim and Carol. She had a perfect 4.0 grade point average. Full Story

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Rupp, Steiner To Wed In September

    Jennifer Rupp, Goshen, Ind., daughter of Gary and Audrey, Pettisville, and LaMont Steiner, Goshen, son of Dean and Prudy, Dalton, Ohio, have announced their engagement. The bride-elect is a 2002 Pettisville High School graduate. Full Story

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Rupps Celebrate 50th Anniversary

    Gene and Nancy (Rowley) Rupp were married on July 26, 1958, in the First Alliance Church of Toledo with William Bryan and H.E. Bertsche the offi ciating pastors. They met at Taylor University, Upland, Ind., where both are graduates. Full Story