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Streaks Fall To Eastwood In OT

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

The Archbold boys basketball team was hoping to rebound from its first loss of the season when the Streaks entertained Eastwood Friday, Dec. 27, in the Thunderdome. Eastwood had different plans, as the Eagles (7-1) left with a 57-54 overtime victory. Eastwood led 13-12 after one quarter, 28-23 at the half, and 39-34 after three, but the Streaks chipped away […]

Birds Ground Eagles in BBC Battle

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

Graeme Jacoby scored 22 points, including 8-10 at the foul line, to lead Pettisville to a 44-42 win over Buckeye Border Conference rival Fayette (5-5, 3-2 BBC), Friday, Dec. 27, in the Bird Cage. The Blackbirds lead the BBC at 7-1, 5-0 BBC, one game ahead of North Central (5-4, 4-1 BBC). Pettisville trailed 10-6 after the first quarter, but […]

AHS Wrestlers Compete At Tri-State Border Wars

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

Archbold wrestlers took part in the Tri-State Border Wars at Defiance High School, Friday-Saturday, Dec. 27-28. The Streaks had two place finishers in the tournament that hosts teams from Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana. Andrew Francis (126 pounds) placed fourth and Brennan Short (145 lbs.) finished seventh in the tough field. Huron New Boston (Mich.) was the overall team champion, scoring […]

AHS Girls Slip By Perrysburg 41-40

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

Archbold (5-4) hit one more three-pointer but two fewer free throws to give the Streaks a one-point 41-40 victory over Perrysburg (5- 4), Saturday, Dec. 28, at Perrysburg in girls basketball action. “This was a nice win against a good Perrysburg team,” said Brian Ziegler, AHS head coach. “I thought we had a good defensive plan, and the girls executed […]

JR. HIGH SPORTS DIGEST

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

Pettisville 8th Grade Boys Basketball Pettisville (3-5, 3-3 BBC) defeated Edon 35-34, Saturday, Dec. 21.

After 30 Years, Archbold Festival Of Lights Still Awes And Amazes

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

The Archbold Festival of Lights in Ruihley Park celebrated its 30th anniversary this year. Since 1989– the first year for what was then called the Hometown Holiday Festival of Lights– the volunteers who stage the festival have scored home runs again and again, creating an attraction that has been a highlight every Christmas season. That first year, when the lights […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

10 Years Ago Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010 The Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce Board picked Anne Kindinger, a person with a “high-energy personality,” to become its new director. Archbold Village Council voted to make a second payment of $200,000 on the Woodland Park construction debt during its Monday, Jan. 4 meeting. But the decision may delay council’s planned extension of […]

Public Meetings

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Jan. 2, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Jan. 6, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Jan. 6, 5:30 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. School Board Archbold Area School Board, Thursday, Jan. 2, 3 p.m., Archbold High […]

Archbold Man Charged With Domestic Violence

By Archbold Buckeye | January 01, 2020

Jerod Ray Yedica, 30, 100 West Barre Road, was arrested by Archbold police about 8:07 pm, Wednesday, Dec. 18, on a charge of domestic violence, an Archbold police report states. Officers were summoned to the residence about 7:37 pm after being advised of a physical domestic incident. Once officers arrived, they spoke with Jerod Yedica and Teri A. Yedica, 62, […]