Area 4-H Youth Earn Honors At Ohio State Fair

Members of Archbold and Pettisville 4-H clubs earned Outstanding of the Day and other honors at the Ohio State Fair, Columbus, in August. Included were Trey Rupp, Brady Rupp, Taylor Kruse, Kailey Kruse, Amanda Frey, Lucas Nofziger, Kaitlin Nofziger, Mike Bruner, Josh Bruner and Ella Weaver. Aaron King, Erica King, Emily Herring, Taylor Creager, Bailey Creager, Mason Creager, Vicki Nofziger, […]

Middle School Pajama Party

As part of Archbold Middle School’s spirit week Sept. 17-21, students were allowed to wear their pajamas to school Monday. This group of fifth graders shows off their favorite sleepwear in a middle school hallway. They are, from left, Andrea Avers, Peyton Driver, Hannah Hesterman, Winter Fricke, Carly Short, Hannah Kern, Joseph Garcia, Andres Guillen, Emily Short, Korey Arend, and […]

Archbold Police Log

Sept. 9 2:12 am: Traffic stop, driving left of center, citation to Frank Covarrubius, 28, rural Wauseon, driving while license suspended. 3:32 am: Disorderly conduct, 100 block Ditto St. 8:09 am: Loud music, 100 block Hickory Court, unable to locate. Sept. 10 1:33 am: Suspicious person walking, 1500 block S. Defi- ance St., subject walking home from work, transported subject […]


Brooks Contracting, Perrysburg, used front-end loaders, big and small, to remove earth from the East Williams Street roadbed, Monday, Sept. 17. The question is, which is the broom, and which is the dustpan?- photo by David Pugh

PHS Golfers Win Two

The Pettisville golf team broke its eight-match losing streak and finished the week of Sept. 10 with two wins and two losses. Holgate came to Wauseon’s golf course, Monday, Sept. 10, with hopes of bettering its 1- 9 record against the winless Blackbirds. A strong five-man effort dashed the Tigers’ hopes as Pettisville won its first match of the season. […]

Junior Historians Assist At Sauder Village Festival

Sauder Village junior historian volunteers will assist with the Apple Butter Making Festival, Tuesday, Sept. 25, through Saturday, Sept. 29. Archbold volunteers: Alexa Coressel, Grace Diller, Erin Erbskorn, Amanda Miller, Theresa Miller, Natalie Rupp, Mary Lee Sauder, Rebecca Schmucker, Emily Short, Forrest Stuckey, Kennedy Wyse. Pettisville: Anna Salisbury, Emma Salisbury. Fayette: Michael Heinze, Rebecca Heinze, Genevieve Randall, Jimmy Randall, Madeline […]

AHS Celebrates Homecoming

Parade, Bonfire On Thursday

Archbold High School students, staff, and alumni will have a chance to build excitement for the Friday, Sept. 21 homecoming football game against Swanton, with a parade and bonfire on Thursday, Sept. 20. The Thursday night events start at about 8 pm, when crowds gather at the southwest corner of the high school. The homecoming parade starts with a car […]

Archbold Fire Log

Sept. 5 6:42 am: Brush fire, 21360 Co. Rd. H, called from Ohio Turnpike. Sept. 13 12:26 am: Fire assist, Williams County, call cancelled.

Provosts Observe 60th Anniversary

Jim and Doris Provost, Wauseon, and formerly of Fayette, were married on Sept. 29, 1947, in Angola, Ind. They have three children, Mrs. Linda (Larry) Earman, Hilliard; Robert (Kaye) Provost, Burton; and Charles (Debra) Provost, Indianapolis, Ind. They also have eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. The couple will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary by hosting a weekend with their family […]

AHS Runs At Delta Invite

The Archbold cross country teams ran at the Delta Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 15. The AHS boys didn’t have enough runners to place as a team. Delta won with 73 points. Lenawee Christian second, 140; Fayette, 141. The AHS girls placed 13th out of 17 schools. First was Wauseon with 41 points. Blissfield was second, 88, followed by Delta, 120. “Again […]

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