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Breaking News - 11/7/2018 12:23 AM

AHS Girls Fall In State Semifinal

Kirtland 1, AHS 0

Kirtland scored the only goal of the game to defeat Archbold 1-0, Tuesday, Nov. 6, in a Div. III state girls soccer semifinal at Sandusky.The Hornets (20-2-0), ranked second in Div. More...

Jayson Selgo Named New Archbold Superintendent

Jayson Selgo, AHS ‘01, an Archbold native and current principal at Ottawa- Glandorf High School, has been selected to become the next superintendent of the Archbold School District. In a special meeting Monday night, Nov. More...

Voters Pass German Township Road, ADAMhs Board Levies

Voters in German Township approved the replacement of the Township’s 1-mill road levy in the Tuesday, Nov. 6 general election. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Delbert Herman Britsch

Delbert Herman Britsch, age 77, of Wauseon, passed away at home on Wednesday morning, Nov. 7, 2018, after a long battle with lung cancer. More...

Russell Dean Watson

Russell Dean Watson, age 70, of Clear Lake, Ind., and formerly of Archbold, went home to be with Jesus on Nov. 6, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic, where he had been failing in health for the past seven weeks. More...

Lois Ann Heer

Lois Ann Heer, age 96, of Archbold and formerly of Stryker, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2018, at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. More...

Sports

AHS Boys Defeat Independence For Regional Championship

The Archbold boys soccer team continued its dominance this season, claiming its second regional championship in school history by defeating previously unbeaten and fourth-ranked Independence 3-0, Saturday, Nov. More...

AHS Girls Defeat Liberty-Benton For Regional Championship

Archbold found itself in a similar situation as last season when the Streaks faced Liberty-Benton in a Division III regional girls soccer final, Saturday, Nov. 3, at Lake High School. More...

Archbold Boys Blank Kalida In Regional Semifinal 4-0

After an emotional district final win over Ottawa Hills, the Archbold boys soccer team avoided a letdown and defeated Kalida (9-4-6) 4-0 in a Division III regional semifinal, Wednesday, Oct. More...

Breaking News - 11/10/2018 4:23 PM

AHS Girls Finish Third In State Cross Country Meet

The Archbold girls cross country team finished third at the Div. More...

Breaking News - 11/7/2018 12:33 AM

AHS Boys Advance To State Championship Game!

AHS 3, Kirtland 0

Archbold advanced to the Div. III state boys soccer championship game with a 3-0 shutout of Kirtland, Tuesday, Nov. More...

State Championship Game Scheduled For 1 pm Saturday

AHS Plays Dayton Christian For Boys Soccer State Title

Archbold (21-1) will play Dayton Christian (20-2-1) for the Div. III state boys soccer championship, Saturday, Nov. More...

AHS Boys & Girls Soccer Win Regional Championships!

The Archbold boys and girls soccer teams both won Division III regional championships, Saturday, Nov. 3. Top: The scoreboard tells the story. More...

Debbie David Accepts Citizen Of The Year Award For Others

Debbie Sauder David said when she was first told she was the 2018 Archbold Lions Club Citizen of the Year, she was a little nervous.  More...

Village Employees Get Raises, $500-$1,500 Merit Pay In 2019

Employees of the village of Archbold were granted a 3% increase in base pay and lump-sum payments based on merit at the Archbold Village Council meeting, Monday, Nov. More...

 

News

FFA News

Three members of the Pettisville FFA Chapter were awarded the American FFA Degree at the 91st National FFA Convention & Expo in Indianapolis, Ind., Oct. More...

Short A Member Of Young Americans For Liberty

Cameron Short, AHS ‘17, son of Stan and Sue, is a member of the Ashland University Young Americans for Liberty.  Short is majoring in integrated social studies.  More...

Income Tax Tops $3.9 Million

The Archbold municipal income tax collection for 2018 topped $3.9 million at the end of October, Archbold Village Council was told Monday, Nov. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Oct. More...

Public Meetings

Trustees  German Township Trustees, Monday, Nov. 12, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold.  Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, Nov. 12, 8 p.m., Franklin Township Building, Zone. More...

Treated, Released

Natalie Jean Roth, 17, rural Archbold, was treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center following a single-vehicle rollover accident.  More...

Opinion

Welcome Back, Jayson And Olivia Selgo

It’s official. The Archbold School Board has tabbed Jayson Selgo to be the next superintendent. More...

Letter To The Editor

Archbold has a great thing going with the Austin-to- Archbold concert series.  Generous sponsors fund the A2A Series. Organizer Max Nofziger brings in talent from Austin, Nashville, etc.  More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008 Tony Rupp, Bill Rupp, Tim Rupp, and Phil Rupp, owners of Rupp Furniture & Carpet Co., celebrate its 100th year of business on North Defiance Street. It was established in 1908. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Pentecost 21  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Thessalonians: A Tale Of Unlikely Survival: The Day Of The Lord For The Living,” (1 Thessalonians 5:1-28), Jesse Kahler. More...

Organizations

Blood Drive  Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 3-8 pm, Napoleon Elementary School, 725 Westmoreland.   SAHC  More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center   Oct. 24: Stephanie Hardy, Delta, girl.   Oct. 27: Nichole Spradlin, Napoleon, girl.  Oct. 30: Amber & Pete Savage, Delta, girl.  Nov. 1: Taylor Bentley, Fayette, boy.   More...