“Practice Your Escape Plan” Is Theme For National Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 7-13

Two Killed In Vehicle- Pedestrian Mishaps

Two persons died in vehicle-pedestrian crashes in Fulton County recently. Ohio State Highway Patrol Troopers said Monica Bartoshevich, 42, Milwaukee, Wis., was killed about 3:20 am, Friday, Sept. 28 on the Ohio Turnpike. Troopers say she had stopped her vehicle along the eastbound lanes of the toll road near the 31- mile marker west of Wauseon, when she was struck […]

Beck Recognized

Crystal Beck, Archbold, was recognized for 25 years of service at the Quadco Rehabilitation Center, Stryker. The award was presented during Quadco’s annual awards day, Friday, Oct. 5.- courtesy photo.

Pettisville Volleyball Wins Three; Stand 6-2 In BBC

The Pettisville girls volleyball team won four of its last five matches, including three last week. Their season record is 9-9. It took five games, but the Birds defeated the pesky Montpelier Locomotives 18-25, 25- 20, 25-19, 19-25, 15-6, Monday, Oct. 1. Pettisville beat Fayette for the second time this season with a 25-19, 25-10, 26-24 Buckeye Border Conference victory, […]

During Fire Prevention Week, October 7-13, 2007, we encourage you to take time and thank the members of your local Fire Department!

The Archbold Fire Department has had the opportunity to serve you over the past 131 years and appreciates the support you have given over those years. The department continues to be a volunteer department, even though it now has five full-time personnel, including Andrew Brodbeck, full-time Fire Chief; Russ Wyse, 2nd Assistant Chief who also serves as a paramedic; Rod […]

Subject Steals Gasoline Oct. 1

A man pumped $25.05 worth of gasoline, but told a clerk at the Friendship Food Mart he had not pumped gas and drove off without paying Monday, Oct. 1. The Archbold Police Report on the incident said a clerk at the store reported the man, described as wearing blue jeans and t-shirt, with brown hair, mustache, and a medium build, […]

Streaks Win Shoot-Out With Delta

Shoot-out, track meet… call it what you will, but when Archbold rolled into Delta, Friday, Oct. 5, for a Northwest Ohio Athletic League football matchup, very few fans may have been expecting what they saw. The $5 admission was well worth it. The late night drive home was well worth it. Not to mention more records being broken. The Streaks […]

Danielle Frey Clinches Kart Points Title Sat.

Danielle Frey, Pettisville, clinched her second-in-a-row points title in the econo senior class at the kart racing track at Jackson, Mich., Saturday, Oct. 6. She won the class feature, giving her enough points to wrap-up the title. She qualified second fastest, and was second in her heat. Vance Nofziger, Pandora- Gilboa, formerly of Archbold, was qualified third fastest, was third […]

2007 Archbold-German Twp. Fire Department

Lee Sauder . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 years Steve Pape, Assistant Chief . . […]

Crime Stopper

The Fulton County Crime Stopper seeks information about a break-in at a vacant home in the 17000 block of Co. Rd. H, rural Wauseon. The thief or thieves pried the locks off the home and an outbuilding to gain access. Taken were a 12-guage shotgun, a .410-gauge shotgun, a .22 caliber semi-auto rifle, and a .22 caliber revolver, plus shotgun […]