Romaigne C. Shafer

Romaigne C. Shafer, age 74, of Napoleon, Ohio, died Friday evening, Feb. 1, 2008 at the Henry County Hospital. Born Feb. 9, 1933 in Ridgeville Corners, Ohio, she was the daughter of David and Wilma (Habegger) Neuhauser. On Dec. 21, 1952, she married Leo “Butch” Shafer, of Napoleon, who survives. Romaigne was a devoted housewife and mother. She was a […]

Grimes Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Arden D. Grime and Mary Jane Shibler were married Feb. 16, 1958 at St. John Lutheran Church, Stryker, with A.C. Hahn officiating. The couple has three sons: Paul (Deb), Ft. Wayne, Ind.; David (Linda), Archbold; and Andrew (Lisa), Stryker. They also have eight grandchildren. The Grimes will celebrate their anniversary with an open house Sunday, Feb. 10, from 2- 4 […]

Delta Tops Streaks In NWOAL Action

Wrestling under the Thun- derdome spotlights, Delta picked up a 45-24 Northwest Ohio Athletic League victory, Tuesday, Jan. 29. With the loss the Streaks stand at 31-15 and 5-2 in league action. The Streaks conclude their regular-season dual meet and the dual portion of the NWOAL, Thursday, Feb. 7 when they host Liberty Center. The NWOAL tournament is Saturday, Feb. […]


Paid Announcement

We would like to thank our community for all the out-pouring of love in so many ways during Mike’s illness with leukemia. He was a mighty warrior and he fought the battle with strength and endurance. He would want us to be encouraged and not give up as new treatments are found to fight against cancer. Thank you for your […]

Archbold Police Log

Jan. 27 No reports. Jan. 28 8:40 am: Citation to Caleb J. Cline, 18, Defiance, speeding, 2100 block S. Defiance St. Jan. 29 No reports. Jan. 30 7:58 am: Citation issued to Michael T. Burton, 30, Bryan, for driving around a stopped school bus with its lights flashing, 1600 block S. Defiance St. 6:49 am: A semi truck, driven by […]

Florida Snowbirds Meet February 27

The annual Fulton County reunion for Florida snowbirds will be held on Wed., Feb. 27, 2008. The event will be held at 12:30 p.m. at Stacey’s Buffet, 4949 West 14th St., Bradenton, Fla.

AHS Boys Basketball Suffers Back-To-Back Losses

In a pair of non-league road contests last week, Archbold suffered a 55-51 overtime loss to Defiance, then fell to Tinora 39-37 on a near last-second shot. The Streaks, ranked seventh in Division III in last week’s Associated Press Ohio boys basketball poll, slipped to 14-4. Tinora improved to 10-6. Just a few weeks ago the Streaks were on the […]


Paid Announcement

Thank you to the Archbold Police Department, the Archbold Rescue, and the officers of Post 48 for all the prompt, professional and excellent assistance at the scene of the motor vehicle accident I was involved in at SR 2 and CR 22, Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2008. Thanks again, Darrel W. Garmenn 6

Archbold EMS Log

Jan. 18 8:24 pm: Archbold High School, medical emergency, transported to Archbold Hospital. Jan. 19 12:31 pm: Archbold High School, injury, transported to Fulton County Health Center. Jan. 23 1:34 pm: 700 block Siegel Dr., injured subject, refused treatment at residence. 3:59 pm: Sauder Woodworking, medical, transported to FCHC. 5:21 pm: 1900 block S. Defi- ance St., trauma, transported from […]

Archbold Students Compete In Music

Several Archbold High School students competed in the District 1 Solo and Ensemble competition, Saturday, Feb. 2, at Wauseon High School. Twelve students earned superior ratings: Amy Christman, Trisha King, Kate Friesen, Kelsey Grieser, Paige Price, Ben Miller, Brandon Lehman, Claire Graber, Mary Lee Sauder, Hope Harvey, Heather Sears, and Jacob Gobrogge. Harvey also earned an excellent rating. Four students […]

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