Kathryn Magdelena (Rupp) Short

Kathryn Magdelena (Rupp) Short, 100, passed into the presence of her Lord on Nov. 12, 2012, at her home in Fort Wayne, Ind. She was born in Archbold, Ohio on April 30, 1912, to Edward and Ida (Miller) Rupp. Kathryn graduated as salutatorian from Archbold High School in Ohio. She was certified to teach the elementary grades in 1932 and […]

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper needs help to solve the theft of chain saws and tree-climbing equipment. Between 8:30 and 10:30 am, Sunday, Sept. 9, the equipment was stolen from two trucks parked on Munson Road, Swanton. Taken were nine chain saws, a backpack leaf blower, two sets of climbing spurs, three 120-foot climbing ropes, plus other climbing equipment. Value: $7,100. […]

School Board Holds Special Meeting Today

The Archbold Area School Board will hold a special meeting today, Wednesday, at 4 pm in the Archbold High School conference room. Stated reason for the special meeting is to discuss, “the employment, promotion, or demotion of public employees.” Christine Ziegler, district treasurer, said the bulk of the meeting will be conducted in executive session. The school board will discuss […]

William J. “Bill” Henson

William J. “Bill” Henson, age 74 years, of Archbold, passed away Friday evening, Nov. 9, 2012, at the CHP Defi- ance Area In-Patient Hospice Center. He was born May 11, 1938, in Phillipsburg, Mo., the son of Calvin and Nora (Teigue) Henson. He married Carol Friley on May 4, 1957, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 8, 2009. […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Pete King, worship leader; Kelby Beck, chorister; MYF praise band, music. Message by Steve Heatwole. Wednesday: MYF. Zion Mennonite Sunday: Jim Sauder, song leader; Sandra Sauder, worship leader; Al and Ginny Liechty, Lonnie and Carol Short, Ty Yoder, ushers; Frank and Cara Ulrich, Fern Schrock, greeters; Karen Stuckey, prelude, interlude, offering; choir, “True Evangelical Faith,” “The Storm […]

2012-11-14 E-Edition


A person was misidentified in the photo caption for the Black Swamp Arts Council award at the AACC banquet last week. At the right was Bonnie McMullen. The Buckeye regrets the error.


Fulton Co. Health Center Nov. 1: Emily & Chad Porter, Wauseon, girl; Elizabeth Reynolds, Grand Rapids, boy. Nov. 4: Ann & Pether Maldonado, Wauseon, boy. Nov. 7: Ashley & Dustin Demaline, Wauseon, twins (boy & girl). Nov. 8: Brittanny Cox, Delta, boy.

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 2 3:11 pm: Citation issued to Mark E Baer, 57, rural Archbold, illegal outdoor burning of leaves, Colony Meadows. 4:37 pm: Lost wallet, Mc- Donald’s. 11:54 pm: Domestic trouble, Colony Meadows. Nov. 3 2:19 am: Disabled vehicle, 900 block N. Defiance St., out of gas, owner went to get fuel. 6:13 pm: Civil problem, 400 block West St. Nov. […]

A Nice Fall Day

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