2014-01-01

Western District Court News



(Note: In the list of traffic offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second. legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Elisha R. Roberts, Archbold, expired plates, Mechanic St., $37, $88; second count, expired plates, S. Defi- ance St., $37, $88. Susan M. Beamont, rural Stryker, failed to maintain assured clear distance ahead, S. […]

Pleased And Proud



We are pleased with, and proud of, the youngsters of the Archbold Area School District after news of their generosity to those less fortunate came out. The Archbold Buckeye was pleased to report students in the district collected more than 3,000 canned food items, and in excess of $700 in cash, for Fulton County Christmas Cheer. Christmas Cheer is not […]

Police Investigate “White Granular” Material



Archbold police are trying to identify a material that was turned in, Monday, Dec. 16. The police report states a representative of Sauder security turned over a substance to police after it was found on company property. The report describes the material as “white in color, and has a granular texture.” Police are not releasing further details in the case.

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2004 Jim Wyse, mayor, appointed Bruce Lauber, a German Township trustee, to the Archbold Development Committee. In his state of the village address, Wyse said he appointed Lauber “in an effort to open communication, and work with our neighbors.” “We need to be aware of what each has going on, and how it will […]

Hit-Skip Report



Archbold police released a report on a hit-skip accident that occurred Wednesday, Dec. 11. Ida Del Rio, Archbold, told officers her minivan was struck by an unknown vehicle, causing damage. The damage is believed to have occurred between 8 am and 2 pm on the day of the report. It is not known where the damage occurred. The unknown vehicle […]

Letters To The Editor – Your Opinions Welcome



The Archbold Buckeye welcomes your opinions in the form of “Letters to the Editor.” Letters may be on any subject of current interest and not pro- motional. Please remember, the space is not for promotional letters or letters of thanks (except in unusual circumstances approved by the publisher), or long lists of names. It is a public forum in which […]

Public Meetings



Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Jan. 2, 8 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Jan. 6, 7:45 a.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Jan. 6, 6 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St.

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court First Federal Bank of the Midwest, Defiance, plaintiff vs Ronald Burget, Wauseon, defendant, Foreclosure. LVNV Funding, LLC, Greenville, S.C., plaintiff vs Johnathon Lightle, Swanton, defendant. Other civil. Progressive Direct, Los Angeles, Calif., plaintiff vs Edwin Andrews, Wauseon, defendant. Other civil. Huntington National Bank, Columbus, plaintiff vs Timothy Gallardo, Archbold, defendant. Foreclosure. Henry County Bank, Napoleon, plaintiff vs […]

German Township Records Restored By Sauder Village

Thousands of Pages of Documents Date Back to 1835


If you had family members that lived in German Township anytime after 1834, chances are Tracie Evans has seen their name, or possibly touched a document that bore their signature. Evans is the curator of collections at Sauder Village. She just completed an extensive cleaning and restoration of German Township records from as early as 1834, when the township was […]

Ray Jacob Kinsey



Ray Jacob Kinsey, 78, of Archbold, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Toledo. He was born May 26, 1935 in Quarryville, Pa., to Walter and Alma (Hauck) Kinsey. He served two years in 1W service at the Hawthornden State Hospital in Cleveland. He then moved to Archbold, where he met and married his wife, […]