2018-07-04

Caring For Homeless Pets And Saving Lives




The Fulton County Humane Society– a group dedicated to dogs and cats– had an unusual visitor last week. In a small crate inside the office lobby was an even smaller goat. “It was found wandering along the side of the road between Archbold and Pettisville,” said Steve Wanner, humane society director. Good Samaritans rescued the animal and called neighbors. None […]

Junior Acme Baseball

Leading 4-0 after the first inning, Archbold held on for a 6-4 victory after Montpelier came back to tie the score at 4 in the fourth inning, Saturday, June 30, in the first round of the District 2 Junior Acme Baseball Tournament at Archbold. DJ Newman crossed the plate first on a wild pitch. Brandon Taylor scored Archbold’s second run […]

Pettisville Track Awards



Student-athletes receiving awards on the Pettisville track and field teams are, front row from left: Grace Schnitkey, Rookie of the Year; Sarah Herring, coaches award, Buckeye Border Conference scholar athlete; Kate Stuber, most improved, Academic All-Ohio, Athletic All-Ohio; Katie Hauter, BBC scholar athlete; Nichole Foor, coaches award, BBC scholar athlete, Academic All-Ohio, Athletic All-Ohio; Kendal Pursel, BBC scholar athlete; Elizabeth […]

Ramey Pleads guilty, gets 27 1/2 years for murder



James Ramey, 28, Toledo, entered a guilty plea to murder and three other charges in Fulton County Common Pleas Court Friday, July 6. He was immediately sentenced to 27 1/2 years in prison. Ramey was convicted in the shooting death of Amanda Mangas, 23, of Delta, plus the kidnapping of their infant son and Mangas’ stepmother. “This is an unmitigated […]

Happy Fourth Of July!



Flynn Bostelman, 2, Bryan, waves the flag in front of the Archbold home of his grandmother, Marolyn Bostelman. Weather for the Fourth of July is predicted to be partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91 degrees.– photo by Mary Huber

Mike & Kirk



Mike McRobbie, left and Kirk Beck, both of Archbold, playing under the name “Mike & Kirk,” was the opening act for the first outdoor show of the 2018 Austin to Archbold concert series, Thursday, June 28, in downtown Archbold. Other shows are planned for the summer.– photo by David Pugh

Archbold EMS Log



Due to the requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, the Archbold Buckeye and the village of Archbold have changed what is reported in the EMS Log. The nature of EMS calls will be listed as either “medical” or “trauma”; no further explanation will be provided. June 8 3:47 pm: Accident, Park St. at S. Defiance St., trauma, […]

2018-07-04 E-Edition

News from the Pew & Pulpit



Pentecost Six Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “The SIMPLE LIFE Lived Well: Ecclesiastes,” Jesse Kahler. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Jeremy, Meagan, Brody, Jace & Devin Beck, Vern & Bette Dahl, greeters; Mark Beck, worship leader; Keith Short, prelude; Bill Stuckey, offertory; Mark Beck, Keith Short, Randy Kauffman, Randy Stuckey & Bill Stuckey, special music; Bill […]

Huffman Crashes, Wins At Fremont Track



After crashing on the dirt track Saturday, June 16, John Huffman, veteran Archbold kart racer, won on asphalt, Sunday, June 24. Huffman races in the Fremont tracks “Dual Crown,” series, in which races run on both dirt and asphalt oval tracks. On Saturday, June 16, Huffman finished third in two dirt track heat races. During the feature event, he was […]


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