4-H, Sheriff Patrols Gone If County Budget Cut Another $1 Million

Commissioners Set Evening Sales Tax Hike Hearing

Tim Smith, Archbold, a businessman and property developer, asked the Fulton County Commissioners if they could cut $1 million from their budget right away. Smith’s question came during the commissioner’s second hearing, Thursday, Aug. 20, on a proposed one-half percent (.5%) increase in the county’s sales tax. “Sure, we can cut $1 million,” said Dean Genter, Fulton County commissioner. “We […]

Donald J. Wyse

  Donald J. Wyse, age 92 years, of Archbold, passed away Thursday morning, Aug. 20, 2009 at the Archbold Hospital. He was born March 10, 1917 near Archbold, the son of Jefferson and Emma (Short) Wyse. He married Fern B. (Stuckey) Wyse of Stryker, who followed him in death the same day, 12 hours later. They were married 69 1/2 […]

Archbold Football Ushers In New Era With New Head Coach

There is a familiar face but with a different role on the sideline this year when Archbold kicks off the 2009 football season. Bryan Miller replaced longtime mentor John Downey as head coach for the Blue and Gold. Downey, who retired from coaching after a stellar career spanning 29 seasons, earned a state championship, league titles, and a playoff berth […]


NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold.

Open House At Archbold Elementary

Fern B. Wyse

Fern B. Wyse, age 88 years, of Archbold, passed away Thursday evening, Aug. 20, 2009 at the Archbold Hospital. She was born Jan. 30, 1921 near Stryker, the daughter of Dan and Velma (Christner) Stuckey. She married Donald J. Wyse on Feb. 27, 1940, and he preceded her in death the same day, 12 hours earlier. They were married 69 […]

Archbold Volleyball Brings Experience

The Archbold girls volleyball team, under the guidance of Julie Nofziger, seventh-year head coach, has plenty of experience from last year’s squad that posted an 18-5 record and finished 7-1 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. With six returning letterwinners, five of them seniors, Nofziger said one of the squad’s biggest strengths is solid experience. “We do have experience back […]

2009-08-26 E-Edition

Seven Run For Three Seats On Archbold School Board

There is a seven-way race for three seats on the Archbold Area School Board. Four challengers will take on the three incumbents on Tuesday, Nov. 3. Roel Galvan, Janet Wyse, and Cheryl Storrer, incumbents, are being challenged by Jon Lugbill, Phil Nofziger, Nimrod Rodriguez, and Ed Schelling. Persons running for office had to file nominating petitions by Thursday, Aug. 20, […]

Avon M. Wyse

Avon M. Wyse, age 73 years, of Pettisville, passed away suddenly Monday morning, Aug. 17, 2009, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo. She was born Aug. 8, 1936, at Wauseon, the daughter of Earl and Nola (Short) Roth. She married Robert Yoder on Feb. 16, 1958, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 11, 1966. She married […]