OG State Tournament Photo Gallery

photos taken by Scott Schultz, Buckeye Reporter

Tomasita Jaramillo Rodriguez

Tomasita Jaramillo Rodriguez, 96, went peacefully to be with the Lord on March 19, 2013. She was a longtime resident of Archbold and member of Templo Cristiano. She was born on Jan. 31, 1917, in Rancho Las Delicias, Gral. Terán, N. L, México. She was the daughter of Antonio and Candida Jaramillo. She was the oldest of eight children. She […]

Archbold Schools Among Best In Nation In Music Education

In spite of all the financial difficulties suffered by the Archbold Area School District, hard work by teachers, students, staff, administrators, and parents continues to shine through. Now, the district can point to another reason to be proud of Archbold schools. The district has received the National Association of Music Merchants Foundation award as one of the best in music […]

Nine Letterwinners Back For Pettisville Baseball

With nine returning letterwinners for Paul Bishop, Pettisville head baseball coach, the Blackbirds are looking at a productive season. The Birds finished last year 7-17, 4-6 in the Buckeye Border Conference. They were knocked out in the sectional tournament by Continental. Back are Tanner Rufenacht; Alex Roth, First Team All-BBC; Jacob Roth and Logan Nofziger, Honorable Mention All-BBC; Cam Norris, […]

Sharon “Sue” Breier

Sharon “Sue” Breier, age 68, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday morning, March 26, 2013, in her home. Prior to her retirement she had worked as a machinist for over 40 years for ITT Higbie in Archbold. Sue was born in Pekin, Ill., on Jan. 12, 1945, the daughter of Edward Ray and Ruth (Sanders) Layne. On Aug. 10, 1963, she married […]

Dale D. Schrock

Dale D. Schrock, age 83 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday morning, March 23, 2013, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. He was born Feb. 17, 1930, near Wauseon, the son of Cletus and Phoebe (Stuckey) Schrock. He married Florence Stoltzfus on March 25, 1956, and she preceded him in death on March 6, 2012. A resident of Pettisville many years, […]

Keep It Lovely

When you think about it, it seems disgraceful not to keep the town in peak condition, every day of the year. When visitors say our farmsteads are beautiful, our business district is beautiful, our residential areas are beautiful… shouldn’t every citizen do his part to keep all property beautiful? Of course, there are reasons to neglect such duty: too cold, […]

Pettisville Softball Returns Seven

The Pettisville softball team, under Kendra Stahl, head coach, looks to seven returning letterwinners to lead the Blackbirds this season. The Birds finished last season 18-7, and was the Buckeye Border Conference champion with a 9-1 record. Stahl enters her fourth year at the helm of the Blackbirds with an overall record of 49-19. The Birds finished last year as […]

Archbold Schools Honored For Commitment To Music

The National Association of Music Merchants Foundation has recognized the Archbold Area School District with its “Best Community For Music Education” designation. Archbold is just one of 307 school districts across the United States, and one of 15 in Ohio, to receive the honor. Kent Vandock, director of choral activities at Archbold High School, said to earn the BCME designation, […]

Pauline E. Miller

Pauline E. Miller, age 99 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday morning, March 23, 2013, at her apartment in Fairlawn Haven. She was born Aug. 18, 1913, near Elida, the daughter of Isaac and Annie (Wilkens) Miller. She married Jesse “Jack” Miller on June 21, 1936, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 19, 2005. She lived in Holland, […]