Archbold Schools Music Education Recognized

For the fifth straight year, the Archbold Area School District has been named one of the Best Communities For Music Education. The recognition is bestowed by the NAMM Foundation, a non-profit supported in part by the National Association of Music Merchants. The Best Communities For Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide […]

Local Woman In Crash

Donna M. Dettling, 57, Archbold, was involved in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 66, St. Rt. 2 and Co. Rd. E north of Archbold about 2:15 pm, Friday, April 14. The Ohio State Highway Patrol crash report states a second car, driven by Timothy E. Moxim, 68, Wauseon, was traveling east on Co. Rd. E, and […]

James Kenneth Trowbridge

James Kenneth Trowbridge, age 61, of rural Archbold, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. He was born Aug. 14, 1955, at Wauseon, to Kenneth W. and Barbara “Louise” (Gear) Trowbridge.On Oct. 4, 1980, Jim married Sherry (Connin), and she survives. Together they had two sons, Thomas James (Heather) Trowbridge of rural Archbold and John Kenneth […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Second Sunday of Easter Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory; Nathanael Miles, worship leader. Message, “Fanning The Flames: A Call To Courage, 2 Timothy 1,” Roger Andrews, speaker. Central Mennonite Sunday: Marv & Sharon Lantz, Bev Miller, greeters; music team, prelude, offertory; Melissa Valentine, song leader; Nancy Roynon, worship leaders; Sandy Aeschliman, scripture & prayer. Message, […]

AHS Tennis Wins NBTL Tournament

The Archbold boys tennis team won two matches last week to raise its record to 6-1. The Streaks defeated Springfield 4-1, Monday, April 17, at Archbold. Archbold hosted Ayersville, Tuesday, April 18, and blanked the Pilots 5-0. The Blue Streaks finished first in the Northern Buckeye Tennis League doubles tournament at Archbold, Saturday, April 22. Archbold finished with 13 points […]

NSCC President To Retire by June 30, 2018

    Thomas L. Stuckey, president of Northwest State Community College since Oct. 5, 2007, has announced he will retire next year.     In a press release, NSCC officials announced Stuckey will retire by June 30, 2018.     Mari Yoder, NSCC vice president of institutional advancement, said Stuckey told the members of the NSCC Board of Trustees if a new president […]


Fulton Co. Health Center April 14: Andrea Pelland, Delta, girl; Aubree Hite, Wauseon, girl. April 17: Carly Consolo, Wauseon, girl.

AHS Softball Beats Bryan, Elmwood

The Archbold softball team stayed perfect in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League at 3-0 with a 9-0 win over Bryan, and posted a 6-3 non-league win over Elmwood to up its record to 7-6. AHS 9, Bryan 0 Archbold played host to Bryan, Monday, April 17, in an important NWOAL contest. The Golden Bears were a slight preseason favorite to […]

Ada Lucille Schnur

Ada Lucille Schnur, age 88, of Archbold, passed away Friday, April 28, 2017, in her home. She was born on Jan. 8, 1929, to Allison and Mary (Zaerr) Ledyard in Burlington. Ada worked in the factory for Campbell Soup for over 25 years.She enjoyed sewing, reading, and gardening, but most of all enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.Surviving are […]


Senior Center Fulton County Senior Center, Archbold site, Ruihley Park Scout Cabin, program highlights: May 1, Golden Drummers cardio drumming demonstration; May 3, blood pressure check; May 5, birthday cake; May 10, wear green, music by Pete Villalovos & friends; May 12, day trip to Butterfly House; May 17, music by Elwyn Bates; May 22, Cooking for one with Tonya […]