Archbold Police Log

Oct. 14 10 am: Missing juvenile, 400 block Walnut St.; youth located in Bryan. 1:47 pm: Domestic violence, John M. Luna, 45, 402 High Street, arrested, transported to Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio. Oct. 15 3:49 pm: Sean A. Campbell, Colony Meadows, reported while his car was parked at his residence between midnight, Oct. 13 and 6:30 am Oct. 14, […]

What’s Going On

What’s Going On Henry Walter, Sidney, formerly of Archbold, writes, I’m 86, and writing to let you know how much my family enjoys the Buckeye. What happened in Archbold with ConAgra should make national headlines, but only in the Buckeye did I see it. A great town got together and saved 360 jobs and many more through the trucking industry. […]


Ben Ulrich shot a 50-48=98 for George Fox (Ore.) University as the first-year Bruins carded a team score of 357 in the NWC Fall Golf Classic, Sunday, Oct. 21 in Spokane, Wash. GFU is in ninth place after the first day’s play. Ulrich is a 2004 graduate of Archbold High School.

Delta Man Is Charged With Fifth DUI Oct. 20

Archbold Police have charged Anastasio Botello, 53, Delta, for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, his fifth arrest on the same charge, Thom Ross, Archbold Police assistant chief, said. Ross said about 9:58 pm Saturday, Oct. 20, Fulton County Sheriff Department dispatchers notified APD officers that other motorists were reporting a pickup truck entering Archbold from […]

Touch Up

Buddy Babcock, a part-time employee for the Village of Archbold, touches up the paint on a downtown fire hydrant Friday, Oct. 12.- photo by David Pugh


Archbold 7th Grade Football The Archbold seventh grade football team upped its record to 2-3 with a 22-16 victory over Swanton, Thursday, Oct. 11. In the two prior weeks the Blue Streaks were defeated 8-6 by Bryan and 18-14 by Evergreen in two hard-fought games. In the Bryan loss, Tyson Dietrich connected with Taylor Price on a 34-yard pass for […]

Missing Girl Found By Bryan Police Deptartment

Thom Ross, Archbold Police assistant chief, said Bryan Police officers are considering juvenile charges against four juveniles, including a 14-year-old Archbold girl, after the youth was reported missing Sunday, Oct. 14. Ross said a woman flagged him down about 10 am. She said her daughter, a 14-year-old Bryan resident, had been missing since 2:30 am. She said she had been […]

Nofziger In Bluffton Homecoming Court

Lydia Nofziger, Archbold, was selected as a junior representative on the 2007 Bluffton University Homecoming Court. She was recognized during the football game, Saturday, Oct. 20. A 2005 AHS graduate, she is the daughter of Ross and Jo.-courtesy photo

Archbold Karters Finish In Pack In Local Race

Outside of Tyler Herschberger, 12, Pettisville, winning his junior econo class, most of Archbold’s kart racers finished back in the pack during the Sunday, Oct. 14 kart race in Archbold. Graeme Short, 9, Archbold was third in junior stock-purple restrictor plate feature event, and Archbold’s Mike Kinsman was third in the stock heavy class feature. Other local racers and their […]

Charge Filed On Archbold Man For Domestic Violence

John M. Luna, 45, 402 High Street, was charged with domestic violence and taken to the Correction Center of Northwest Ohio following a Sunday, Oct. 14, incident. Thom Ross, Archbold Police assistant chief, said at about 1:47 pm that day, Luna’s wife, Dalia, 42, told officers at the Archbold Police station that her husband had struck her, after allegedly, she […]

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