2007-09-19

Paintball Sniper Charged Sat.



A man who was allegedly shooting a paintball gun from the window of his second-story apartment, has been charged with criminal damaging, Martin Schmidt, Archbold Police chief said Monday. Schmidt said Chad A. Newman, 24, of 101 1/2 Pleasant Street, was allegedly shooting a paintball gun out his window, at buildings and passing trains. Schmidt said Tyler J. Wyse, 24, […]

Aschemeier, Meller On Equestrian Team



Katie Aschemeier, Archbold, and Rebekah Meller, Pettisville, were among members of the Napoleon Equestrian team competing at the first Ohio Interscholastic Horsemanship Association show. The show, held Sunday, Sept. 9, was at the Harry Hughes Equestrian Center near Swanton. The Napoleon team placed first in Division I with 112 points. St. Ursula’s Academy was second with 80; Evergreen was third […]

DeKnight, Mann, Huffman Kart Winners At Jackson



DeKnight, Mann, Huffman Kart Winners At Jackson Jeremy Mann, Kyle DeKnight, and John Huffman swept individual classes in kart racing at the concrete oval track at Jackson, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 15. To sweep a class at Jackson, a racer must set the fastest time in qualifying, win his heat race, then win the night’s featureevent. For Mann, 11, Archbold, it […]

Dominique Rejoins ADAMhs Board



After a one-year break, Susan Dominique, Archbold, has returned to a seat on the Four County Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction, and Mental Health Services (ADAMhs). Dominique served for eight years, from 1998 to 2006, as an appointee of the Fulton County Commissioners. She returned to the board at its Thursday, Sept. 13 meeting, as an appointee of the Ohio […]

Ridgeville Battles Apartment Fire



A fire in an apartment north of Ridgeville Corners Monday, Sept. 17, was traced to an unattended candle, said Dexter Benecke, Ridgeville Corners Fire Department chief. He said RCFD received the alarm at about 1:56 pm, when a passerby spotted the blaze. The residents were not at home. He described the structure as a two-unit apartment building, located at 2939 […]

Mosier Is Resident Advisor At Bluffton



Meghan Mosier, daughter of Brad and Chris Mosier, Wauseon, is a resident advisor in the Hirschy Residence Hall at Bluffton University. Mosier, a senior, is majoring in early childhood education. She is a graduate of Pettisville High School and a member of Central Mennonite Church.

Archbold Youth Soccer Club



Archbold Youth Soccer Club Boys U10 Team The Archbold Blue Streak Boys U10 team began its fall season with an 8-1 win at Napoleon, Tuesday, Sept. 11. In the first quarter, Michael Weigand scored and Jack Fisher scored with an assist from Kegan Ott. Napoleon countered with one goal when the Blue Streakswere sleeping. In the second quarter, AJ Short […]