2020-05-20

Visit the Archbold Buckeye Facebook page to see damage photos from the May 26 storm that hit Archbold

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COVID-19 Update: Congregate Care Unified Response Teams

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  NEW CONGREGATE CARE UNIFIED RESPONSE TEAMS: Governor DeWine announced today the formation of new Congregate Care Unified Response Teams to test residents and staff members in Ohio’s nursing homes. “Nursing facilities have been aggressive regarding testing and managing […]

Acton Signs Orders

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following orders have been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH: Director’s Order that Reopens Gyms, Dance Instruction Studios, and Other Personal Fitness Venues, with Exceptions Director’s Order that Provides Guidance for Baseball, Softball, Batting Cages, Golf Courses, Miniature Golf, Local and Public Pools and Aquatic Centers, Tennis Facilities, […]

Ridgeville Corners Memorial Day Still Scheduled

Ted Ripke, post commander of Ridgeville Corners American Legion Post 454, said Sunday, May 24 the post’s memorial day service is still scheduled. The event will be held at the Locust Grove Cemetery in Ridgeville Corners at 11 am on Memorial Day Monday, May 25. A sign at the legion hall, announcing the event will not be held there, has […]

Ohio State Fair Cancelled For 2020

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Today, Thursday, May 21, the Ohio Expositions Commission announced that it will cancel the 2020 Ohio State Fair, originally scheduled for July 29 – August 9 in Columbus. Members of the Commission expressed concern for public health, as well as the financial feasibility of hosting a socially distant fair that would adhere to social distancing protocols and its impact on […]

COVID-19 Update: Efforts to Improve Minority Health, New Sector Openings

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  MINORITY HEALTH STRIKE FORCE PRELIMINARY RECOMMENDATIONS: Governor DeWine today announced initial findings from his Minority Health Strike Force. The team was formed in April in response to the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on African […]

Health Orders Signed

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following orders have been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH: Camp Safe Ohio Order Order that Rescinds and Maintains Portions of the Stay Safe Ohio Order Urgent Health Advisory: Ohioans Protecting Ohioans.–Posted 5.20, 7:25 pm

COVID-19 Update: Ohioans Protecting Ohioans Urgent Health Advisory

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted on Tuesday provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  OHIOANS PROTECTING OHIOANS URGENT HEALTH ADVISORY: Governor DeWine today released details of the new “Ohioans Protecting Ohioans Urgent Health Advisory” which replaces the Stay Safe Ohio order that was issued by the Ohio Department of Health on April […]

2020-05-20 E-Edition

David Aeschliman, Archbold’s Only Vietnam War Casualty, Wanted To Fly



David Aeschliman wanted to fly. After graduating from Archbold High School in 1967, he enlisted in the U.S. Army. The Army taught him to fly helicopters. In the summer of 1970, David, a chief warrant officer, began flying scout helicopters in what was then South Vietnam. He was 20 years old. Happy, Fun David’s sister, Cindy Winzeler, remembers her younger […]