News from the Pew & Pulpit

Easter Sunday Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Mark, The Short Story: Jesus Is Alive… In US!!!-Mark 16:1-8,” Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite Sunday: Dean & Jeanette Beck, Arlene Zaerr, greeters; trumpets-Duane & Justice Beck, Leslie Nafziger, Anita & Kate Roth, prelude, offertory; Kristi Miehls, song leader; Randy Nafziger, worship leader; choir, “Savior, Like a Shepherd […]

AHS Softball Goes 3-2

The Archbold softball team won two Northwest Ohio Athletic League games over Liberty Center and Patrick Henry last week, and defeated Lima Bath and lost to Springfield and Findlay in non-league play. Archbold stands 5-6, 2-0 NWOAL. AHS 1, LC 0 The Streaks pushed across a run in the bottom of the fourth inning, then held the Tigers (3-4, 0-1 […]

Scrambling For Eggs

Children were busy hunting at the annual Easter egg hunts in Ridgeville Corners and Pettisville, Saturday, April 15. Clockwise from top left: Zoey Vernon and Gabe Hurst, both of Archbold, at the Ridgeville hunting grounds; Lucy Miller, Pettisville, and Mya Nafziger, rural Archbold, at the hunt in Pettisville. All are three years old.– photos by David Pugh


Fulton Co. Health Center April 8: Sarah & Joshua Domoe, Wauseon, boy. April 13: Carrie & Lucas Nofziger, Wauseon, boy.

AHS Boys Track Wins Tri-Meet, Girls Second

The Archbold boys team won a tri-meet with Evergreen and Patrick Henry at PHHS, Tuesday, April 11. The Blue Streak girls finished second. Boys Archbold 94, PH 62, Evergreen 18 100-meter dash: 1. Van Wert (E) 11.4 seconds; 2. Sam Petersen 11.85; 3. Clay Gerig 11.87; 4. L.J. Tijerina 12.18. 200: 1. Johnson (PH) 24.51; 2. Kegan Ott 24.51; 3. […]

Ramey Indicted; Seek Death Penalty

James C. Ramey, 27, Toledo, the man accused of the murder of Amanda Mangas, has been indicted by the Fulton County Grand Jury on charges including aggravated murder, with death penalty specification. Delta Police were called to a home in that village about 5:10 am Tuesday, March 14, where they found 23-year-old Mangas with a single gunshot wound to the […]

Honor Students

Kaitlyn Wyse, William Collins, and Hanna Allison, all of Archbold, were named to the dean’s list for the 2016 fall semester at Ohio University. Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify.

Archbold Boys Tennis Raises Record To 4-1

The Archbold boys tennis team won two matches last week to raise its record to 4-1. The Streaks blanked Maumee Valley Country Day 5-0, Monday, April 10, at Archbold, then defeated Bowling Green 3-2, Thursday, April 13, at BG. AHS 5, MVCD 0 Singles: 1. Jereme Rupp (A) def. Zach Safadi 6-0, 6-1. 2. Erik Short (A) def. Ben Wigebolski […]

James “Jim” Beck

James “Jim” Beck, age 79, of Wauseon, passed away Thursday April 20, 2017, at the University of Toledo Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Prior to his retirement he had worked for the City of Wauseon for many years. In retirement he had volunteered with the Fulton County Senior Center, Sauder Village and the Fulton County Historical Society. Mr. Beck […]


German Lutheran Heritage German Lutheran Heritage Association open meeting, Sunday, April 23, 2 p.m., Lutheran Social Services, St. Rts. 66 and 34, south of Archbold. Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Friday, April 21, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Stryker High School, 400 S. Defiance St., Stryker. Mood Disorders Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, […]

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