2009-05-20

Archbold, Pettisville Win Div. III District Track Meets

Archbold Wins Boys Meet; Pettisville Wins Girls

Archbold won the boys meet with 113 points, far outpacing second-place Tinora, which finished with 67, at the Division III district track and field meet, Thursday, May 21 and Saturday, May 23 at Ayersville. Pettisville finished 10th. The AHS boys finished with 5 individual district champions: Nate Hammersmith, 100 & 200; Hayden Stamm, 400; 4×100 & 4×200 (Jake Fidler, Breon […]

Crime Stopper



The theft of tools from an Archbold construction site is the topic of the Fulton County Crime Stopper program. Sometime between 4:30 pm, Tuesday, April 14, and 7:20 am, Wednesday, April 15, thieves cut the locks on three construction trailers at the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center building project in the industrial park. Locks on construction trailers owned by Seibel […]

Public Meetings



School Board Archbold Area School Board, Thursday, May 21, 6 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, May 21, 8 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. German Township Trustees, Tuesday, May 26, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and 66, north of Archbold. Quadco Quadco Administrative Board and Non-Profit Board, Tuesday, […]

Blackbirds Win Div. IV Sectional Softball Crown



Pettisville jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the first inning and never looked back on its way to a 13-2 Division IV sectional championship over Hilltop at Liberty Center, Friday, May 15. The win avenged a 13-3 loss to the Cadets in Pettisville’s regular-season finale, Thursday, May 14. The Birds (12-7) play topseeded Ayersville (16-4) in a district semifinal, […]

Pettisville Falls To PH 10-0 In D-IV District Baseball Final



Pettisville catcher Philip Roth tags out PH’s Chris Boyer at home plate to retire the Patriots in the top half of the second inning.–photo by Mary Huber Patrick Henry jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the first inning on its way to a 10-0 five-inning shutout of Pettisville, Friday, May 22 in the Div. IV district baseball final at […]

What’s Going On?



Jim Frey said he would like to see the likeness of a person painted on the sidewalk near the Stryker Street bollard. He believes it might alert pedestrians to stand back from the dangerous intersection. He thinks it might also catch the eye of truck drivers and give them a heads up of the bollard.

Nursing Student Presents Research At Conference



Molly Grime, Archbold, was one of three Valparaiso (Ind.) University nursing students who presented their research on the effects of lifestyle and health behaviors on quality of life at the annual conference of the Midwest Nursing Research Society in March. Grime discussed her group’s research project, “Relationships among Lifestyle, Health Behaviors and Health Status for Underserved and Uninsured Adult Clients” […]

AHS Boys Tennis Falls To Sylvania Northview



The Archbold boys tennis team lost 3-2 to Sylvania Northview, Monday, May 11. The Streaks hosted the Division II sectional tennis tournament, Thursday, May 14 and Saturday, May 16. No AHS player advanced to the district tournament. Northview 3, Archbold 2 Singles: 1. Billy Rachwal (N) def. Jackson Beck 6-1, 6-2. 2. Kevin Fredrick (A) def. Adam Jueski 5-7, 6-4, […]

Streaks Win District Softball Title

Archbold Def. Wayne Trace 5-0 In D-III District Final

The Archbold Blue Streaks-D-III District Champions.–photo by Mary Huber Streaks Win District Softball Title Archbold Def. Wayne Trace 5-0 In D-III District Final Archbold advanced to the Division III regional semifinal with a 5-0 shutout of Wayne Trace in the district final, Thursday, May 21 at Lima Bath. Archbold scored three runs in the third inning and took a 4-0 lead […]

Deputies Investigate May 1 Vehicle Mishap



Charges are pending in connection with a traffic mishap that occurred about 4:30 am, Friday, May 1 at the intersection of Co. Rds. C and 21. The Fulton County Sheriff Department report states Samantha Jane Poling, 19, Toledo, was driving a sport utility vehicle east on Co. Rd. C, and attempted to turn right, or south, on Co. Rd. 21. […]


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