2010-07-28

Archbold Schools Excellent

Ranking Could Slip Next Year

Michele Bagrowski, Archbold Area School District curriculum director, said the district will earn the Excellent ranking for the 2009- 10 school year, but could slip to Continuous Improvement for 2010-11. If Archbold does fall to Continuous Improvement in 2010-11, it will be the first time in 10 years the district will not hold the Excellent ranking. There are six levels […]

Summer On The Farm



Public Meetings



Trustees Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Aug. 2, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Aug. 2, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. —— Some scholars believe the word Easter comes from an early German word, eostarum, which means dawn.

Fishing Derby Winners



Recipe Corner



Biscuit Muffins 2 1/2 cups unbleached allpurpose flour 1/4 cup sugar 1 tablespoon plus 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon ground cardamom or nutmeg 1 teaspoon salt 10 tablespoons (1 stick plus 2 tablespoons) cold unsalted butter, cut into small pieces 1 cup cold cultured buttermilk 1 tablespoon sugar, for sprinkling, optional   Preheat oven to […]

Cite Five Juveniles For Curfew Violations



Five juveniles, three girls and two boys, ages 12, 13, 14, and 16, were cited into Fulton County juvenile court on curfew violations during the early morning hours of Monday, July 19. The Archbold police report states at about 12:35 am that day, an Archbold police offi- cer observed the five walking in the 700 block of South Defi ance […]

Art In Space



School Board Okays Wind Turbine Action



The Archbold Area School Board passed a resolution at its Monday, July 19 meeting stating it intends to obtain “bridge funding” of up to $1,075,000 for the construction of a wind turbine. However, in response to a question from Scott Miller, school board president, David Deskins, district superintendent, said the vote does not commit the school district into definitely building […]

Western Dist. Court News



(Note: In the list of speeding offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, court costs.) Traffic Daniel L. Bruns, Wauseon, seat belt, St. Rt, 108, $30, $43. Diana Carrizales, Delta, speeding, 45-35, E. Leggett St., Wauseon, $37, $80. Joseph D. Chatfield, rural Lyons, seat belt, US20, $30, […]

Honor Student



Frank Bumb, Archbold, was named to the dean’s list for the 2010 spring quarter at Ohio University, Athens. Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify.