2011-02-09

Schools Operate Frugally



Archbold Area School District teachers, staff members, and administrators have done admirable work keeping expenses at 2006 levels. They did it without drastic, draconian cuts like ending sports or canceling music as other districts have done. Everyone cooperated to keep costs down. Teachers deserve a large portion of the credit. They agreed to a oneyear freeze in base pay for […]

Sixth Grade Boys Place Second



Snow Is Both Fun And Work



Vehicle Vandalized



A sport-utility vehicle owned by Kevin Stamm, 109 S. Defiance St., was vandalized sometime between 11 pm, Wednesday, Feb. 2, and 5:50 am the following morning, an Archbold police report states. Police contacted Stamm after observing the damage. Stamm said his son had parked the vehicle behind the home that night. Officers noticed a dent just above the rear window. […]

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JR. HIGH SPORTS DIGEST



Archbold Wrestling Napoleon Wrestling Invitational, Saturday, Jan. 29 Top 4 team results (11 teams total): 1. Bryan; 2. Elida; 3. Archbold; 4. Defiance Archbold individual place finishers: 80 lbs., Isaac Petersen, 1st; 92 lbs., Damian Short, 1st; 110 lbs., Mitch Hogrefe, 3rd; 116 lbs., CJ Brubaker, 3rd; 122 lbs., Logan Baynes, 1st; 142 lbs., Garrett Grime, 2nd; 160 lbs., Hayden […]

Fire Dept. Trained For Tank Car Fires



Television screens throughout Northwest Ohio and the nation have been showing images of fireballs erupting into the sky from a derailed train near Arcadia, in Hancock County. Andy Brodbeck, Archbold Fire Department chief, said sometimes, evacuating the area and allowing the fire to burn itself out is the best approach in such a situation. “You never know what’s in those […]

Two Hit Deer



There were two accidents involving vehicles striking deer reported to the Fulton County Sheriff Department recently. Logan J. Stuckey, 22, rural Archbold, 2:13 am, Saturday, Jan. 22, on Co. Rd. 25-2 about 100 feet south of Co. Rd. J. Lisa M. Kohv, 53, rural Stryker, 1:35 am, Tuesday, Jan. 25, on Co. Rd. E about 1/4 mile west of Co. […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit



Archbold Evangelical Sunday: prelude; childrens challenge, Deb Neuenschwander. Message, “The Storm of the Gospel,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praiselude by worship team band; childrens challenge and message same as first service. Wednesday: Jr. High Alive, high school small groups, Alive for Guys and Gals, Journey 4 All Bible study, worship team practice, Connection Club for pre-K thru grade 6, choir […]

Recipe Corner



S’mores Pizza 1 1/4 to 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 envelope pizza crust yeast or RapidRise yeast 2 tablespoons sugar 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup very warm water (120 to 130 degrees) 2 tablespoons butter or margarine Toppings: 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 1 package (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips 1 1/2 cups mini-marshmallows Preheat oven to 425 degrees. […]


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