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David Aeschliman, Archbold’s Only Vietnam War Casualty, Wanted To Fly



David AeschlimanDavid Aeschliman wanted to fly. After graduating from Archbold High School in 1967, he enlisted in the U.S. Army. The Army taught him to fly helicopters. In the summer of 1970, David, … Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today! Username Password Remember Me   […]

Summer Baseball, Softball Cancelled

  Archbold Park Board voted unanimously Monday night, May 18, to cancel the summer baseball and softball programs over state mandates imposed by the battle against the Coronavirus. The decision … Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Baby Ducks Rescued

  Top: From left, Mark Lemley, of the Fairlawn Haven maintenance department, his daughter, Evalyn, and Brice Meyer, Archbold police officer, worked together to rescue 10 baby ducklings who fell dow… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

PHS Class of 2020 Has Hope For The Future



Joel FloryThe Class of 2020 has had an experience like no other. Denied the last third of their senior year by the Coronavirus pandemic, they have been forced out of their classrooms, seen activities … Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Archbold School Board, Education Association, Reach Agreement

In a special meeting held Wednesday, May 13, the Archbold School Board approved the payment of spring supplemental contracts at reduced rates. The remainder of the 2020 school year was cancelled by… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Mother’s Day Drive-In Church Service

 The leaders of Templo Cristiano found a way to hold a Mother’s Day church service by hosting it as a drive-in, Sunday, May 10. Top: Collin Rodriguez, 8, Archbold, left, and Jizelle Hernandez, 4,… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Swimming Pool Will Not Open

Was Difficult Decision: Kidder

This year, there won’t be youngsters racing up the stairs of the waterslide at the Archbold Swimming Pool. During the Wednesday, May 6, Park Board meeting, it was announced the pool will be closed for… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Archbold, Pettisville Graduations Set

  Graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2020 at Archbold and Pettisville high schools will be drive-thru. Jay Selgo, Archbold superintendent, said the AHS graduation plan was submitted to Kim C… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

‘True Warriors’ On The Front Line Of The Battle Against COVID-19, Says Short

Beth Short Beth Short, AHS ‘95 and a graduate of the Northwest State Community College nursing program, has been on the front line in the battle against the Coronavirus. She also has a master’s … Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

‘Without A Doubt… (The Shutdown) Saved Hundreds Of Thousands Of Lives,’ Says Hurst

Dan HurstEditor’s Note: Dan Hurst, Ridgeville Corners, is a Certified Nurse Practitioner who had been working in the COVID Intensive Care Unit at St. Anne’s Hospital in Toledo. He wrote the following … Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!


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