Knipps Relive Civil War History In Gettysburg Reenactment

If you had been in Gettysburg, Pa., from July 1-3, 1863, you would have been surrounded by men in uniforms, the sound of gun and cannon fire, and the explosion of shells in the midst of the Battle of Gettysburg, one of the most important battles of the Civil War. If you would have been in Gettysburg this year during […]


Cancer Support Living With Cancer support group, Thursday, Aug. 1&15, 7 p.m., Bryan Community Center, Buffalo Rd. Nursing Mom’s Group Nursing Mom’s Group, Thursday, Aug. 1, 10 a.m., Crossroads Church, 845 E. Leggett St., Wauseon. NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, Aug. 6, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. Blood Drive Western […]

Public Meetings

Trustees Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Aug. 5, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Aug. 5, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St.

Original ‘Vette Owner Found Through Buckeye Ad

Did you own this 1967 Corvette Coupe?

It only has two seats, there isn’t much of a trunk, and its body is made out of fiberglass instead of metal. But the Chevrolet Corvette, called America’s only true sports car by some, has inspired the dreams of young (and old) men for decades. Recently, an ad appeared in the Buckeye seeking the owner of a 1967 Corvette coupe […]

4-H News

The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club held its eighth meeting at Ruihley Park, Archbold, Monday, July 22. Members with livestock projects are reminded their project books are due at the next meeting. If a member cannot attend this meeting, he/she must set-up a time to drop off the book to his/her advisor. Fair tickets will be handed out at the next […]

Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge

Matthew L. Foth, 39, Archbold, was arrested on a charge of domestic violence, Friday, July 19. Martin Schmidt, Archbold police chief, said Foth was driving a vehicle north on North Defiance Street when Joe Wyse, a police officer, stopped him in the 300 block. Wyse was on his bicycle when he made the stop. Schmidt said officers interviewed Foth and […]

Co. Rd. 24 Could Become St. Rt. 66

The Ohio Department of Transportation TRAC (Transportation Review Advisory Commission) has allocated $1.3 million to begin the process that could see Co. Rd. 24 become the new St. Rt. 66. The Commission made the announcement last week. Bob Seaman, village engineer, said the Village of Archbold submitted a proposal to upgrade the county road, but did not specify exactly what […]

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of Aug. 5-9

MONDAY: creamed chipped beef, mashed potatoes, steamed asparagus, biscuits, mixed fruit. TUESDAY: chili w/beans, corn o’brien, chips & salsa, apricot cobbler. WEDNESDAY: chicken & wild rice soup, beef stick & cheese, pea salad, jello. THURSDAY: roast beef, boiled potatoes, carrots, fruit turnovers. FRIDAY: italian sausage sandwich, tator tots, broccoli w/cheese sauce, ice cream.

Two Archbold Residents In July 24 Auto Crash

Two Archbold residents were in a single-car crash on Wednesday, July 24. A spokesman for the Williams County Sheriff Department said passersby spotted the wreckage of a vehicle in a field off St. Rt. 191 near Williams County Rd. E-50 at 4:05 pm. The Williams County Emergency Medical Service and Stryker Fire Department responded to the crash scene, and Archbold […]

Community Theatre Seeks $75,000 To Pay Off Mortgage

Archbold Community Theatre has given a lot to the community. It has presented first-rate entertainment, and provided an opportunity to those with an interest in theatre to explore the art and craft of acting. It has given young people who aren’t athletes a place where they can become part of a team, a place where they can belong, a place […]

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