Streaks Eighth At District Golf

The Archbold boys golf team was hoping to return to the state tournament for the second straight year. It was not meant to be. AHS, which finished the regular season with a 52-16 record and a sectional title, finished eighth at the Division III district tournament at Bowling Green, Thursday, Oct. 8. The top four teams and top four individuals […]


SERO School Employee Retirees of Ohio retiree meeting, Thursday, Oct. 15, 1:15 p.m., Fulton County Senior Center, 240 Clinton St., Wauseon. Alano Club Fulton County Alano Club membership meeting, Wednesday, Oct. 21, 6 p.m., S. Brunell and W. Leggett, Wauseon. HOPE Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief group family gathering, Monday, Oct. 19, 6:30 p.m., Potowatoni Shelter House, Oak St., Wauseon. […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Oct. 13, 1999 Dedication of the new chapel at the Filling Home, Napoleon, is Sunday, Oct. 17. Residents will have an opportunity to have leaf pick-up this year, at a cost of $1.25 per biodegradable bag. Virgil Miller is the 1999 Archbold Citizen of the Year. Born in Wauseon in 1940, Miller grew up in Pettisville […]

Pettisville School District Looks To Tighten Belt

Chris Lee, Pettisville Local School District treasurer, said school officials are tightening the district’s budget belt, as income tax revenue is decreasing. Lee told members of the district school board he is projecting that total income tax revenue for fiscal year 2009-10 (July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010) will be about $360,000. That’s down about $67,000, or roughly 15.7%, […]

Birds Hold Off Fayette, Fall To Stryker

Pettisville (13-6) held off a surging Fayette team to up its volleyball record to 6-2 in the Buckeye Border Conference, Thursday, Oct. 8. The Birds jumped out to a 21- 7 lead in the first game before winning 25-12. PHS led 15-7 in the second game when the Eagles mounted a comeback. Fayette closed to within one, 19-18, but a […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Oct. 1: Rebecca Schmunk, Montpelier, Boy. Oct. 2: Heather Carney, Delta, boy. Oct. 4: Tiffany Hall, Wauseon, boy. Oct. 5: Kelly Plassman, Archbold, girl. Oct. 6: Michelle Cordes, Napoleon, girl. Oct. 7: Ashtyn and Randy Wyse, Wauseon, boy. A daughter, AdaLyn Rose, was born Sept. 25, 2009, at Troy Beaumont Hospital, Macomb, Mich., to Josh and […]


Who's To Pay

Throughout the long summer, the nation was embroiled in debate over health care. At times the debate resulted in ominous tones. There is one basic fundamental health care question that America must answer. However, so far, we have not heard it addressed. Should health care be an entitlement for American citizens, paid through taxes and administered to all, equally? Or, […]

Fire Department Holds Open House

AHS Boys Team Wins Antwerp Invitational

The Archbold boys cross country team won the Antwerp Invitational, Saturday, Oct. 10. The Streaks’ first five runners finished in the top 13 to far outdistance themselves from Ottoville, which finished second. Archbold finished with 41 points; Ottoville had 103. Thirteen schools ran in the boys race. Adrian Ramirez was the first Blue Streak to cross the line, finishing in […]

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 4 5:02 pm: Brittani Stanford, East Gardens, reported $107 in cash was stolen from her purse during the preceding night. The purse was in her apartment. Under investigation. 5:40 pm: Unruly juvenile, East Gardens, advised to listen to mother. Oct. 5 8:03 am: Child fell off bicycle, W. Beech St. at S. Pleasant St., injured chin; notified parent, who […]

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