Money-Saving Power Switch Going Forward At Schools

The Archbold Area School board is in the process of making a wiring change that will save money, and bought used bleachers at a significant discount. Those were two of the items discussed at the Archbold Area School Board meeting, Monday, July 20. David Deskins, district superintendent, told board members after six months of negotiations, Toledo Edison and the school […]

Public Meetings

Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, July 27, 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, July 28, 12 noon, Quadco Rehabilitation Center, Stryker. SWCD Fulton Soil Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors, Monday, July 27, 8 p.m., conference room, SWCD office, Robert Fulton Agriculture Center, […]

AHS Fall Sports Start Practices

Fall sports start soon at Archbold High School. Athletes need a physical on file in the athletic office before being allowed to practice. Varsity Football Two-a-days begin Monday, Aug. 3, 3:30-9 p.m. at the high school for all football candidates grades 10-12. Questions: contact Bryan Miller, coach. Freshman Football Practices begin Monday, Aug. 3, 3:30-9 p.m. at the high school. […]

Archbold School Board Delays Salary Decisions, Discusses Land Purchase

Following an executive session lasting about an hour and a half, the Archbold Area School Board decided to again postpone a decision on salary adjustments for the administrative staff during the board’s meeting, Monday, July 20. The board has been putting off the administrative salary decision since March. Scott Miller, board president, said the board decided to postpone the administrative […]

Arrest Two For Vandalism

Ned Jeffrey, 27, Sherwood, and Corwin D. Sperling, 23, Stryker, were arrested on charges of vandalism after an incident at the Nu-Arch Lanes. Police officers were dispatched to the bowling center about 11:36 pm, Tuesday, July 14, where they were told the pair had allegedly caused about $700 in damage to a picnic table, three glass-top tables and 12 chairs, […]

Local Team Wins Carp Fest Six-On-Six Grass Tournament

The trio of Brent Dippman, Jeff Eiseman, and Matt McGee, Toledo, won the Carp Festival three-on-three sand volleyball competition, Friday night, July 17. They defeated the secondplace team of Mike Evans, Dale Grime, and Wayne Lehman, Archbold, 25-15, 23-25, 25-21, to win the championship. In the semifinals Dippman’s team defeated Ken Slavkouski’s team 25-12, while Evans’ team defeated Paul Buehrer’s […]

This Is July?

Window Damage, Debit Card Misuse Told To Police

U Archbol d polic e wer e tol d of an apparent attempted breaking and entering, and the possible misuse of a debit card. Jason Martz, Archbold, a relative of Greg Knox, 208 Douglas Dr., told police sometime between Tuesday, July 7 and Tuesday, July 14, someone damaged a window screen at the rear of Knox’s garage. The window was […]

14 Gold Softball Team Wins Tourney

The 14 Gold softball team finished its season by playing 10 games in the last week. The Streaks traveled to Napoleon, Monday, July 13, and won 8-4. They also won 18-6 at Patrick Henry, Tuesday, July 14, getting 14 hits. Archbold won the league with a perfect 15-0 record. The 14 upper division doubleelimination tournament was held over the July […]

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