NSCC To Offer Live Internet Classes

A technology Northwest State Community College uses for business and industry training will move to the academic side. Known as “synchronous distance learning,” the technology involves a teacher in one location working with students at distant locations, with the ability to see and talk to each other. The college will offer synchronous distance learning classes with the coming semester. Classes […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court State of Ohio ex. rel., plaintiff vs. Fredrick Richards, Las Vegas, Nev., obligor. UIFSA. Jonathan Jay, Ider, AL, plaintiff vs. Air Rid Inc, Swanton, defendant. Workers compensation. Albert Mackey, Swanton, and Sharyn Mackey, Fort Wayne, Ind., petitioners. Dissolution. Samantha McKinney, Stryker, and Michael McKinney, Archbold, petitioners. Dissolution. Raymond Randall, Sylvania, and Velvet Randall, Fayette, petitioners. Dissolution. Amy […]

Middle School Fall Sports Start Practices

Archbold Middle School begins fall sports practices next week. Athletes should report in workout gear and need a physical on file in the athletic office before being allowed to practice. 7th Grade Volleyball: Tryouts: Aug. 13-15, 10 am-noon, middle school. Coach: Coricia Meyer. 8th Grade Volleyball: Tryouts: Aug. 13, 10 am-noon, high school; Aug. 14-15, 10 am-noon, middle school. Coach: […]

Recipe Corner

Baked Ham With Honey-Apricot Glaze

10-14-pound spiral-sliced, fully cooked smoked ham 1 cup honey 1 6-ounce orange juice concentrate, thawed 1.3 cup soy sauce 1.3 cup apricot jam 1.2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1.4 teaspoon ground cloves Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Place ham on rack in shallow roasting pan. Stir together remaining ingredients in medium bowl; set aside. Bake ham for 30 minutes; pour glaze […]

Man On 3,000-Mile Walk Stops In Town

Kenny Cowell, Archbold, thought he could help a man in trouble Thursday night, July 31, but instead, discovered Don Stevenson, an ultra walker. Stevenson, of Auburn, Wash., has walked more than 33,000 miles raising money and awareness for Alzheimer’s Disease, the American Cancer Society, and the American Lung Association. He also completed a “blind walk” of 106 miles across the […]

Vandals Take, Damage Buckeye Giraffe Statue

Vandals removed the giraffe sculpture from behind the Archbold Buckeye newspaper office sometime during the night of Friday, July 18. Archbold police notified Brent Taylor, one of the newspaper owners, that the giraffe was discovered in the middle of Holland Street, between the Stotzer building and Carol Ann’s City Cafe. B. Taylor returned the giraffe to its location behind the […]

Cross Country Camp

Katrina Gobrogge, AHS ’08, and Alex Frey, PHS ’08, lead runners in a drill during a cross country camp at Archbold High School, Monday evening, Aug. 4. Forty-two athletes from Archbold, Pettisville, Fayette, Napoleon, and Hilltop are participating. Gobrogge and Frey were runners in high school. The camp is coordinated by Rachel Sauder Kinsman, an AHS grad.- photo by Mary […]

Recipe Corner

Chocolate Strawberry Delight

1.2 teaspoon cocoa 1.2 cup fat-free whipped cream 1.2 packet sugar substitute 2 chocolate crunch rice cakes 2 strawberries, sliced Mix cocoa, whipped cream and sugar substitute together. Spread onto rice cakes. Top cakes with sliced strawberries.

Ridgeville Township News

Notes from the August 2008 Ridgeville Township newsletter… There were 148 reservations for the 54th annual alumni banquet, Saturday, July 12 at the Ridgeville Legion Hall. Honored classes were 1938, 1943, 1948, 1953, 1958, 1963, and 1968. Next year’s officers are Ted Ripke, president; Delbert Damman, vice president; Karen Gerken Maassel, secretary; and Lillian Helberg Wachtman, treasurer. The banquet will […]

Public Meetings

School Board Archbold School Board special meeting, Thursday, Aug. 7, 12:10 p.m., AHS conference room. Pettisville School Board, Monday, Aug. 11, 7 p.m., library, Pettisville School, 232 Summit St. Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Aug. 7, 8 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. German Township Trustees, Monday, Aug. 11, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and […]