2008-05-28

Archbold Library Board Talks About Computers, Finances During Meeting



With three members absent, Tuesday, May 20, the Archbold Library Board had just enough members present to conduct business. Much of the meeting related to financial expenditures and finances. Laura Hutchison, board fiscal officer, said the library has a one-year certificate of deposit at Huntington Bank with a current a value of $24,585. It pays 2.21 percent interest and can […]

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court Linette Torbet, plaintiff vs. Logan Steel, Akron, defendant. Other civil. Wells Fargo Bank, Kansas City, Mo., plaintiff vs. Arlene Valadez, Archbold, defendant. Other civil. Huntington National Bank, Columbus, plaintiff vs. Craig Drake, Sylvania, defendant. Foreclosure. Deutsche Bank National Trust, Pittsburgh, Pa.,, plaintiff vs. Douglas Varner, Delta, defendant. Foreclosure. Kathryn Spiess, LaFollette, Tenn., plaintiff vs. Plastech Engineered Products, […]

Little League



NWOLA Team 1 Archbold Little League Team 1 traveled to Metamora to play Evergreen (Gold), Monday, May 19. The Streaks opened the season with a convincing 17-2 four-inning victory behind the combined no-hitter thrown by Tyson Schnitkey and Evan Wyse. Schnitkey picked up the win, pitching three innings, allowing one run on zero hits and striking out eight while walking […]

2008-05-28 E-Edition

Spiess Named FCCC Sup’t.



William J. Spiess, a nearly 34-year employee of the Four County Career Center, will become its next superintendent on Aug. 1. The Four County Career Center Board of Education made the appointment during a meeting, Thursday, May 22. He replaces David Nicholls, who officially retires as NSCC superintendent July 31. Nicholls served as superintendent for six years. Spiess began his […]

PHS Band Plays On Memorial Day



The Pettisville High School Band performed during the Memorial Day service at the Pettisville Cemetery. A parade to the cemetery, a Pettisville tradition for many years, preceded the band performance.- photo by D.J. Neuenschwander

Hornish 13th At Concord



In the longest and most demanding race on the NASCAR Cup Series, Sam Hornish Jr., finished 13th in the Coca-Cola 600 in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 25. Hornish started 20th, and in spite of falling one lap down early on, worked his way back onto the lead lap, capturing a career-best 13th-place finish in the Memorial Day weekend event. The […]

Larry L. Durham



Larry L. Durham, 45, of Ottawa, and formerly of Archbold, passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2008 in his home. Mr. Durham was a financial consultant for the Union Bank Company of Lima and Ottawa. He was born in Platte, S.D. on Oct. 25, 1962, the son of Tony and Evelyn (Peterson) Wolken. He was a veteran of the Army Reserves. […]

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary



Lew Eagy and Darla Lambert, Archbold, were married on June 1, 1958 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Lima, by John Berger, the officiating pastor. They have three sons: Mark, McClure; Rob, Ridgeville Corners; and Chris (Christal), Hesperia, Calif. They have one grandson. A small gathering of friends from Cornerstone Church is Sunday, June 1.

Blue Streak Soccer Club



Boys U-14 The Archbold Blue Streaks boys U-14 soccer team traveled to Sylvania to take on Pacesetters TIA, Thursday, May 22, returning with a 4-2 victory in their final match of the season. TIA scored first in the 18th minute, but Seth Yoder evened the score three minutes later with Jarett Lerma assisting. Yoder scored again four minutes later, knocking […]


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