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Charles “Ray” Matthews

Charles “Ray” Matthews died peacefully Wednesday, June 19, 2013. Ray was born on April 27, 1924, at Connellsville, Pa., to the late Minnie and Omer H. Matthews. He graduated from Dunbar Township High School in 1941 and served three years in the U.S. Navy during WWII as a Naval Aviation Cadet, receiving his pre-flight training at Chapel Hill University of […]


NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, July 2, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. Senior Center Fulton County Senior Center, Archbold site, Ruihley Park Scout Cabin, program highlights: July 1, Son’s of the Old West; July 3, birthdays celebrated, blood pressure check; July 8, Douglas Siebenaler, Sunshine Foundation; July 10, John Swearingen, […]

Zoning Board Denies Sign Variance To Beck

The Archbold Board of Zoning Appeals denied a request from Joe Beck, owner of Beck Real Estate Holdings, for an electronic sign. Beck planned to install the sign on the northeast corner of the Beck Insurance Building, at 120 North Defiance Street. The sign, 4 1/2×8 feet, was to be installed on the Depot Street side of the building, and […]

No Citations After June 19 Auto Crash

A version of this article was posted on www.ArchboldBuckeye.com at 12:45 pm, Friday, June 21. Two persons were treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center following a two-car crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 66 and US20A in Burlington-Elmira about 4:10 pm, Wednesday, June 19. The Ohio State Highway Patrol states Roy Tilley, 50, Napoleon, was driving […]

Acme Baseball

The Archbold Acme baseball team defeated Pettisville 5-1 and 7-2 in a doubleheader, Tuesday, June 11, at Pettisville. Micah Bernath was the winning pitcher in the first game. In seven innings he allowed nine hits, walked none, and struck out five. Jase Grosjean hit two singles, while Evan Wyse hit a single and a double. In the nightcap, E. Wyse […]

Earn Degrees

Six Archbold students who earned degrees May 3-4 at Bowling Green State University: •Bradley Hurst and Emily Fredrick, cum laude; Gwendolyn Kinsman, Kayla Wyse, Jared Hite, Bachelor of Science degrees in education; •Garrett Leininger, Bachelor of Music.

Vandalism To Vehicles

Three cases of vandalized vehicles were reported to Archbold police, Saturday, June 15. Melissa Quintanilla, 33, 204 La Choy Dr., told offi- cers she heard noise outside her residence at about 4 am. When she went to her car at 8:45 am, she discovered the two driver-side tires of her auto had been punctured. Her auto was parked at her […]

Minty Lime Cooler

1/2 cup freshly squeezed lime juice1/3 cup sugar1/2 cup packed mint leaves1 (12 ounce) bottle cold sparkling waterLime slices and mint sprigs for garnish Combine the lime juice, sugar and mint in a blender. Puree until smooth. Fill two tall glasses halffull with ice cubes. Pour half of the lime juice concentrate in each. Top with sparkling water, garnish with […]

What’s Going On?

Eyan Scott Krukowski, son of Bo and Bri, was born on June 18. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long. His siblings are Emma and Ethan. ––– Vernon and Ruth Roth celebrated their 66th anniversary on June 25. ––– If you have an item about a person from Archbold, Pettisville, or Ridgeville Corners you want […]

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