2009-09-09

Around And Around We Go



100th Birthday



AHS JV Soccer Beats Bath



The Streak soccer team enjoyed a long overdue opportunity and played a junior varsity soccer game against Lima Bath, Saturday, Sept. 5. Ella Weaver and Brie Deskins led the defensive attack with many saves. Ellen Yoder opened the game with a powerful shot on goal that gave the Streaks a 1-0 lead. Trisha King, Hillary Short, and Megan Arend controlled […]

Steven Schnitkey



Steven Charles Schnitkey, age 59 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday evening, Sept. 5, 2009, in his home. He was born May 22, 1950, in Wauseon, the son of Charles “Til” and Melba (Nofzinger) Schnitkey, and married Karen Leupp on Aug. 25, 1973. He was a lifelong resident of the Archbold area and worked at Sauder Woodworking Company. He is […]

Taking A Spin Around The Fair



Blue Streaks Place Third In Cheerleading Contest



Armando Tijerina Jr.



Mesa, Ariz.- Armando Tijerina Jr., 30, formerly of Archbold, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on Sept. 1, 2009. What a celebration! He was born Feb. 26, 1979, in Wauseon, the son of Armando and Ofelia (Hernandez) Tijerina. On June 15, 2002, he married Traci Erbskorn, who survives. Those that knew Armando knew his passion was music and that […]

Citizen of Year Applications



Application forms for the 2009 Archbold Citizen of the Year are available. Applications are available online at www.archboldchamber. com; the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce office, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St.; Archbold Buckeye, 207 N. Defiance St.; downtown location of Farmers & Merchants State Bank and Huntington Bank; and the Archbold Community Library, 205 Stryker St. In 1962, […]

Short Sweeps Mini Sprints Two Nights



Graeme Short, 11, Archbold, swept two nights of racing in mini-sprint car action, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 29-30, at Jackson, Mich. Running on the dirt oval in the 250 cc open class, Short was the fastest qualifier, won his heat race, and the feature. Before the Sunday night feature, it was discovered a brake line on Short’s racer was found […]

Death Notices



  Carolyn Fricke, 76, Archbold, died Sept. 7, 2009. Albert W. Castillo, 76, Swanton, died Sept. 3, 2009. Survivors include his wife Beatriz, Archbold. (corrected from the previous version)


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