Put the national flood insurance program and climate change denial together and you have a perfect storm. The hurricanes have reminded us that doing nothing to halt the rising and warming of our oceans is a terrible idea. But there is another bad idea the storms should be bringing to our collective attention: the federal flood insurance program. Many people […]
Damage from Sunday’s early afternoon thunderstorms has been reported at the Archbold ConAgra plant. The Archbold Fire Department was called to the plant about 12:38 pm. Dan Hare, company spokesman, confirmed there were no injuries after the thunderstorm struck the plant. “We have people at the facility assessing the damage, and we will not run any production tomorrow (Monday),” he […]
Michael Funnell, a third grader at Archbold Elementary School, tries to get a cheese puff to stick to the shaving cream on the head of Zach Gericke, a fourth-grade teacher. The game was played during the school Super Streaks program, Friday, Oct. 27. Mr. Gericke’s team won the event, landing 18 cheese puffs on his head.– photo by David Pugh
A representative of R&P Investments, Inc., Toledo, told police a window at the former Shopko store had been damaged. The damage was reported at 8:55 am, Thursday, Oct. 26. It is believed it occurred sometime after midnight, Saturday, Oct. 21. The Archbold police report states the damage “does not look malicious in nature.” The case was closed.
Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007 Headline–Area Voters Okay Levies; Eicher Joins Council; Leupp, Hesterman, Short, Bostelman Win Township Positions Council heard the first of three readings on proposed changes in the village zoning code, Nov. 5. The Archbold Area School Board and the Education Association met Thursday without a contract. The two sides are negotiating a salary reopener […]
To Our Readers: Because Tuesday, Nov. 7 is Election Day, and we are planning to have election results in the Wednesday, Nov. 8 edition of the Archbold Buckeye, the online version of the Nov. 8 edition will be posted later than normal.
Survivors After Suicide Survivors after suicide for anyone 15 or older who lost someone to suicide, Thursday, Nov. 2, 7 pm, Four County ADAMhs Board, T- 761 St. Rt. 66, Archbold. Parkinson Support Parkinson’s and other neurological diseases support group, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 1 pm, St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, 203 S. Defiance St., Archbold. NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness […]
Unemployment in Fulton County for September was 4.1%, a new low for the year. Information from the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services indicates the estimated unemployment rate in August was 4.7% In September, the figure dropped six-tenths (0.6)%. Defiance County was higher, at 4.5%. Henry and Williams counties tied for the lowest rate in the four-county area, at […]
The Archbold seventh grade football team finished its season undefeated, with a 5-0-1 record. Front row, from left: Alex Zamora, Wyat Fryman, Braden Mireles, Nathan Massingill, Jose Torres, Cade Miller. Middle row: Devon Apt, Brady Miller, Gabe Chapa, Dylan Aeschliman, Seth Foth, Kabel Gigax, Chase Cornell. Back row: Hayden Dickman, Josiah Ruiz, Karter Behnfeldt, Devon Morris, Carson Dominique, Brayton Hobbs. […]