Archbold School Board Okays $12.7 Million General Fund

The Archbold Area School Board approved permanent general fund appropriations of $12.7 million during its Monday, Sept. 24 meeting. Christine Ziegler, district treasurer, said general fund appropriations show a 2.7% increase from the 2011-12 school fiscal year. In the past, Ziegler said the school district does not spend 100% of the money it appropriates. The board modified appropriations during the […]

Parking Lot Mishap

Archbold police have released a report on a traffic mishap at Circle K, which occurred at 3:23 pm, Thursday, Sept. 6. A car owned by Charles W. Ruger, Fayette, was parked at the gas pumps, while a van, driven by Mica Garcia, 17, rural Archbold, with passenger Dylan Ray Hall, 16, Wauseon, was backing in front of the Ruger car. […]

AHS Fourth At NWOAL Tourney

Wauseon slipped past Bryan by one stroke to claim the Northwest Ohio Athletic League golf tournament title, Friday, Sept. 21, at Defi- ance. The Indians scored 320 points to Bryan’s 321 to claim the title. Swanton was third with 323, and Archbold finished fourth with 350. Liberty Center was fifth with 351, followed by Delta with 371; Patrick Henry, 377; […]

Additional Fulton County Fair Winners

Additional winners from the 2012 Fulton County Fair have been announced. Previous results were published in the Sept. 5 and 19 editions of the Archbold Buckeye. Format is name, parents, town, award. Skillathons Swine: Senior division, ages 15-18: Bailey Creager, Todd & Patti, Wauseon, first place; Samantha Norman, Roy & Anna, Wauseon, second; Garrett Cass, Dave & Krissy, Delta, third. […]


Robert L. Layman, 80, Defiance and formerly of Ridgeville Township, died Sept. 20, 2012. Survivors include two children.

AHS Tennis Blanked By OG, Falls To Bryan

The Archbold girls tennis team was defeated 5-0 at Ottawa-Glandorf, Tuesday, Sept. 18. The Streaks hosted Bryan, Thursday, Sept. 20, and lost 3-2 to the Golden Bears. AHS is 5-9 on the season. OG 5, AHS 0 Singles: 1. Ashley Heckman (OG) def. Krista Leupp 6-3, 6-2. 2. Kim Kahle (OG) def. Olivia Krieger 6-1, 6- 4. 3. Andrea Parent […]

Kidder Calls For Review Of Park Board Pay Scales

Jennifer Kidder, director of Archbold Parks & Recreation, said the Park Board needs to look at the pay scale for summer employees. Speaking to the board at its Wednesday, Sept. 19 meeting, Kidder said she fears the board could lose good employees if wages aren’t adjusted. “For us to be paying minimum wage for three or four years, to work […]

Childrens Cast Of “Porridgegate”

Jr. High Sports Digest

Archbold 8th Grade Volleyball Archbold def. Napoleon 25-22, 25- 18, Monday, Sept. 17. Aces: Julia Lambert, Sydney Baynes, Malinda Lugbill, Morgan Miller, 1 each. Assists: Alyssa Ziegler, 2; Miller, 1. Kills: Miller and Delanie Driver, 2 each; Ziegler, 1. Archbold (8-2) def. Montpelier 25- 18, 25-10, Thursday, Sept. 13. Aces: Miller, 3; Baynes, 2. Assists: Ziegler and Jillian Schweitzer, 1 […]

Couple To Wed Dec. 1

Bruce and Christine Rasor, Cairo, and Gloria and the late James Graber, Stryker, announce the engagement of their children, Gail Rasor, Columbus, and Christopher Graber, Toledo. The bride-elect is a 1998 graduate of Lima Bath High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Davis & Elkins College. She is a security dispatcher at the Ohio […]