2012-12-12

Wind Turbine Blades Get Final Touches



Public Meetings



Library Board Archbold Community Library Board and Audit Committee, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 7 p.m., ACL, Stryker St. Water & Sewer Ridgeville Township Water & Sewage District Board, Thursday, Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m., township building, St. Rt. 6, downtown Ridgeville. School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, Dec. 17, 5:30 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. Village Council Archbold Village […]

Would More Involvement Solve Festival Vandalism?



The word incredible is defined as so extraordinary as to seem impossible; not credible; hard to believe; unbelievable. An Archbold police report states two brothers, ages 10 and 14, removed 270 light bulbs from displays in the Festival of Lights and broke them, apparently just to hear the “pop” when they shatter. Isn’t it incredible to think anyone, of any […]

Collegiate Connection



Jennifer Lindsay, AHS ‘11, is a member of the Student Senate at Ashland University. A social work major, she is the daughter of John and Janette, Archbold. Lindsay serves as the religious life chair for Student Senate. Student Senate strives to serve as a medium for expressing student opinion and works to promote the campus community. Student Senate represents the […]

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, costs.) Traffic Carmelina R. Cardenas, Wauseon, disobeyed traffic control device, Fulton St. at Chestnut St., Wauseon, $37, $88. James Fouty, rural Fayette, speeding, 70-55, US20, $47, $88. Michael Kreuz, rural Wauseon, failed to yield […]

No On Turnpike Lease



Last week, this newspaper published an article about Ohio Farm Bureau opposition to leasing the Ohio Turnpike. The Farm Bureau is opposed to a lease, but if John Kasich, Ohio governor, decides to lease it, Farm Bureau wants firm agreements, in writing. With no reservations the Archbold Buckeye believes the State of Ohio should keep ownership of the priceless toll […]

Archbold Youth Helping At Christmas Cheer



Ben Gericke, Archbold Middle School teacher, said 22 members of the student council helped set up the “store” for the Fulton County Christmas Cheer program on Monday. Families in need were scheduled to pick from hundreds of food items, clothing, household supplies, and toys at the store, located in the Junior Fair building at the Fulton County Fairgrounds. The middle […]

Sheriff Asks For Help Solving Church Break-Ins



In a rare move, the Fulton County Sheriff Department was called to help solve a series of church break-ins, including churches in the Archbold and Pettisville area. The break-ins first began in Fulton County starting Friday, Oct. 12. It is believed they are connected to other break-ins within the same time period in Lenawee, Washtenaw, Monroe, and Hillsdale counties in […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years AgoWednesday, Dec. 11, 2002 The fifth and final phase of Woodland Oaks and extension of storm sewers on South Defiance Street are the two biggest projects on Archbold capital projects list for 2003. Ohio Environmental Protection Agency officials are aware of an odor complaint in the area south of Archbold. They can’t connect it to Gardenscape, the composting […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit



Archbold Evangelical Sunday: prelude; Nick Hudson, worship leader; Sarah Kinsman with worship team, “How Many Kings?” offertory; Logan Stuckey, Sarah Stuckey, testimony/ scripture/prayer. Message, “ Expectation- Responding Rightly to What Can Be Expected,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praise and worship by Nick Hudson, worship team and band. Offertory, testimony, and message same as first service. Wednesday: Alive for Guys and […]


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