News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory; ministry spotlight: commissioning of Kent & Angie Morton, missionaries to Albania. Message, “Confront: When Someone Is In The Wrong,” Jesse Kahler. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Young Adult Praise Band, music; Mark Beck, worship leader; Angie Wyse, childrens lesson; Adam Cobb, Bethany Stuckey, Todd Schmucker, drama. Message by Gloria Beck. Zion Mennonite […]

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper needs help to solve the burglary of a home in the 1600 block of Co. Rd. C, in the rural Swanton area. A thief or thieves kicked in the front door sometime between 12:45 and 2:30 pm, Tuesday, March 18. They ransacked the house and stole silver dollars, 50-cent pieces, and pocket watches, including an antique […]

AHS Sweeps Eisenhart Track Invitational

The Archbold boys track team defended its Bob Eisenhart Invitational title, and the AHS girls team made it a sweep, Friday, April 11, at Tinora. The boys team won nine events and scored 168 points to win the team title. Wayne Trace was second with 107, and Fairview took third with 84. Levi Wyse swept the 100-, 200-, and 400-meter […]

South Defiance Street-West Barre Road-Lafayette Street Intersection To Close Monday, April 21

Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, said Thursday, April 17 the South Defiance Street-West Barre Road-Lafayette Street intersection will be closed Monday, April 21. Crews from B & J Concrete & Construction, Toledo, will begin work on “white-topping” the intersection, as part of an overall repaving project. “White-topping” is building concrete sections or “pads” at intersections where heavy trucks stop, start, […]


Fulton Co. Health Center April 3: Scarllette Johnson, Wauseon, girl. April 4: Heather & Michael Barnett, Wauseon, girl. April 7: Jenalee & Jordan Frank, Stryker, girl. April 8: Kristinia Young, Wauseon, boy. April 9: Kimberly & Ricky Wyse, Archbold, boy.

Disaster Brings Everyone Together

Last month part of a hill in the state of Washington– more like a mountain to us in northwest Ohio– fell down upon a housing development. So far, 36 people are confirmed dead; some may never be found. Bill Quistorf, chief pilot of the Snohomish County Sheriff Department, was involved in search, rescue, and recovery operations. Quistorf is the husband […]

AHS Softball Starts 10-0

The Archbold softball team is 10-0, 2-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League after five wins last week. The Streaks defeated Edgerton 6-0, Swanton 19-0, Bryan 14-3, Crestview 7-2, and Parkway 21-8. AHS 6, Edgerton 0 AHS broke open a scoreless tie in the third inning with back-to-back home runs from Jesse Fidler and Cassi Wyse, and went on to […]

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AHS Class Of 1944 Reunion

The Archbold High School Class of 1944 held its 70th class reunion at The Barn Restaurant, Saturday, April 12. Front row, from left: Helen (Grieser) Snyder, Norbert Lisak, Robert Short. Second row: Zelma (Frey) Martin, Josephine (Lauber) Short, Donna “Dutch” Grime, Bernice (Roth) Shock.– courtesy photo

Old Photo Corner

“Guess Who” photos are good entertainment. James Frey owns this antique and his grandmother Opal DeVries is the first person at left in the second row. Readers get to guess the others.

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