Collegiate Connection

Janie Beck, daughter of William and Kathy Beck, Archbold, was a member of the Goshen College women’s tennis team during fall semester. A 2004 Archbold High School graduate, the senior Bible and religion major attends Zion Mennonite Church. Anthony Giovarelli, son of Glen and Shirley Giovarelli, Wauseon, was a member of the men’s soccer team. The freshman business major is […]

2007-12-26 E-Edition

Baus: Water System, Downtown Rebuild Were Best Decisions

(Editor’s Note: This is the first of a two-part series based on an interview with Larry Baus, who has served four terms on Archbold Village Council. This week, he discusses the difficulties and joys of serving and some of council’s accomplishments. Next week, he will talk about 2007 and the future.) Lifelong Archbold resident Larry Baus took an unusual path […]

Western Dist. Court News

M Note: In the listing of speeding offenses, the first number is the illegal speed, and the second is legal speed. Traffic Chad D. Moody, rural Wauseon, seatbelt, Co. Rd. 13, $30 fine, $30 cost. Cherie L. Whitman, rural West Unity, passing in no passing zone, US20A, $37, $54. Manuel Tijerina, Jr., rural Archbold, expired license plates, Main St., Fayette, […]

Birds Fall To Streaks

The Pettisville girls basketball team hosted Archbold, Saturday, Dec. 22 for a non-league game. Giving up 23 points in the fourth quarter, the Birds lost 55-49 to fall to 6-4 on the season. Archbold opened strong and outscored PHS 18-10 in the first quarter. Pettisville tightened its defense in the second period, holding the Streaks to six points while scoring […]

Cable To Archbold

New Developments On Cannonball Trail

Jay Budde, vice president of the Northwest Ohio Rails to Trails Association, revealed two new developments connected to the Wabash Cannonball Trail to members of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, Monday, Dec. 17. Budde said negotiations are underway to allow the trail to be used as a right-of-way for a fiber-optic cable, and to possible pave of a stretch […]

Grand Jury Indicts Local Man For Nonsupport

Oscar J. Gallardo, 40, Archbold, has been indicted on six counts of nonsupport of dependents by the Fulton County Grand Jury. A press release from Roger Nagel, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, states the grand jury handed down indictments against 12 persons on Monday, Dec. 17. The indictment against Gallardo states that allegedly, between Dec. 1, 2006, and Dec. 13, 2007, […]

Streaks Top Birds; Take Second In Clinic Classic

The Archbold girls basketball team defeated Pettisville in an exciting 55-49 win, Saturday, Dec. 22, in The Bird Cage. The Streaks started the week at the Defiance Clinic Classic, Monday, Dec. 17 and Tuesday, Dec. 18. They beat Defiance 48-38 in the semifinal, but lost to Tinora in the championship game, 59-50. Archbold is 7-4 on the season. AHS 55, […]

F&M Promotes Marilyn Bergstedt

Marilyn J. Bergstedt has been promoted to assistant vice president/office manager of the Farmers & Merchants State Bank Woodland Banking Center, Archbold. She has 13 years of experience at the bank and 30 years in the finance industry. A graduate of Napoleon High School and the University of Wisconsin Management School, she and her husband, Tom, reside in Napoleon.

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