2019-10-30

2019-10-30 E-Edition

Emotions Running High For Archbold Game With Wauseon



When Archbold and Wauseon take to the football field on Friday for the final game of the regular season, a league title, playoff positioning, and bragging rights are just a few things on the line. Both are 8-1, 5-1 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League (along with Liberty Center). In this week’s computer rankings, Archbold is fifth in Division VI, […]

Moving On

Above: Leah McQuade, left, gets a big hug from Regan Ramirez after scoring the winning goal to beat Swanton 1-0 for the district championship. Ramirez had the assist on the play. The game was played in windy, rainy conditions. Right: Kylie Sauder runs to a third-place finish in the regional cross country meet at Tiffin. The AHS girls team advanced […]

Consultant To Perform Four Tasks

Reveille, a consulting firm from Bowling Green, will perform four separate tasks for the village of Archbold. Archbold Village Council approved hiring Reveille at its Monday, Oct. 14 meeting at a cost of $30,000, to cover its services through the end of the year. The tasks Reveille will perform: Develop a comprehensive plan for the village. Review and make recommendations […]

AHS Production Of ‘Buckshot and Blossoms’ Sends Up The Old West



  With characters like Johnny Wright, Whip Lash, Pearl of the Pecos, and Gabby Ways, “Buckshot and Blossoms,” the AHS fall play, spoofs every old Western for laughs. Co-directed by Chelsey Smith, AHS choir director, and Courtney Froehlich, elementary music teacher, the play takes place in the Trail Dust Hotel, and that’s the only set required. “It’s kind of nice […]

Counting Write-Ins May Take Extra Time Election Night

Melanie Gilders, director of the Fulton County Board of Elections, cautioned it may take extra time to count votes in the German Township Fiscal Officer race on Election Night, Tuesday, Nov. 5. Keith Short, current township fiscal officer, did not file for reelection, and no one filed paperwork to have their names appear on the ballot by the deadline. Later, […]

A Note To Our Readers

Local results of the Tuesday, Nov. 5 General Election– including races for Archbold Mayor, Archbold Village Council, German Township Fiscal Officer, and Pettisville School Board– will be posted on our website, www.ArchboldBuckeye.com, as soon as they are available, Tuesday night, Nov. 5. Election results will appear in the Wednesday, Nov. 13 edition. Because we were unable to extend our 4 […]

Couple Weds In Toledo

Brooke Wagner, daughter of Tom Wagner and Karen Wagner, both of Pettisville, and Jerald Darow, son of Joan Darow and the late Brian Darow, Canton, Mich., were married at 4 pm, Oct. 25, 2019, at Our Lady, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral, Toledo. A reception followed the ceremony at The Landing in Tecumseh, Mich.

County Unemployment Down One Tenth

Unemployment in Fulton County was down by one-tenth (.1) of percentage point in September, to an estimated 3.8%, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services announced. August unemployment was 3.9%, down from a spike in July, when the rate hit a spike of 4.2%. Fulton County had the second highest rate in the fourcounty area. Williams County had the […]

Earns Scholarship

Matthew Kinsman, AHS ‘16, son of Rod and Joyce, of Archbold, OH 43502, received the Fred Foreman Scholarship for Growth in Leadership Participation for the 2019-20 academic year from the Iowa State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and affiliated academic units. Kinsman is studying agricultural business at ISU.