2010-03-10

Smith 17th All Around At State



The state gymnastics tournament was conducted at Hilliard Bradley High School in Columbus, Friday, March 5 and Saturday, March 6. Kinsey Smith, a freshman at Archbold High School, placed 17th all around with a total of 35.5 points. The top 10 gymnasts in each event made the all-state team. Smith finished eighth on the vault with a score of 9.25; […]

Archbold EMS Log



Feb. 20 12:48 am: Fox Chase, fall, refused treatment. 3 am: 1100 block S. Defi- ance St., fall, transported to Archbold Hospital. Feb. 21 8:20 am: 200 block E. Mechanic St., illness, transported to Archbold Hospital. 8:50 am: Fairlawn Haven, medical, transported to Fulton County Health Center. 10:53 am: Fairlawn Apartments, fall, refused treatment. Feb. 22 9:34 am: 1000 block […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years Ago Wednesday, March 8, 2000 Headline–Genter, Barnaby, Merillat Winners; Pettisville School District, County DD Board Pass Replacement Levies The issue of municipal leaf collection fell on council again. No action was taken. Kevin Morton, councilman, brought up the issue in connection with the Tree City Award, which the village has won again. Council voted to allow village officials […]

Streaks Face Plymouth In Div. III Regional Semifinal



The Archbold Blue Streaks (19-4) travel to Anderson Arena at Bowling Green State University, Wednesday, March 17, to take on Plymouth (23-0) in a Division III boys basketball regional semifinal. The game is scheduled to start at approximately 8 p.m. It is the 14th time in school history the Streaks have made it to the Sweet 16. The Big Red […]

Birds Beat Stryker In Girls District Semifinal



Pettisville held off Stryker 37-31 to win their Division IV district girls basketball semifinal, Thursday, March 4 at Archbold High School. The Birds led 5-0 after one, 14-10 at the half, and 22-17 after three. The Panthers came within one, 28-27, with 3:57 left. Erica King sank a three-pointer to raise the difference to 31-27. Stryker’s Torey Varner hit from […]

Archbold Fire Log



Feb. 25 1:54 pm: Smoke investigation, 400 Murbach St., property owner: Sandra Sauder; faulty heating element in furnace; damage: $1,000. Feb. 28 4:14 pm: false alarm, Fairlawn Haven, caused by broken water pipe. 9:34 pm: Carbon monoxide alarm, 205 Farmington Rd., property owner: Lois King; vehicle left running in garage. March 4 6:51 am: Vehicle fire, Sauder Woodworking Brush Creek […]

Letter To The Editor



Last week’s editorial, entitled “Who’s In Charge? The School Board” stated the Board of Education is in charge and is making all of the decisions in regards to the school district. In this article the editor invites Archbold citizens to ask questions of our current Board of Education members. I can only think of one question that needs to be […]

2010-03-10 E-Edition

Edgerton Beats Birds 56-52, Advances To District Final



The Pettisville boys basketball team was defeated by Edgerton 56-52 last night, Tuesday, March 9, in a Division IV district semifinal at Napoleon High School. The Bulldogs play Wayne Trace for the district championship, Friday, March 12, 7 p.m., at NHS. The Raiders defeated North Central 55-36 in last night’s first semifinal. The Napoleon district champion plays in a regional […]

Public Meetings



School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, March 15, 7 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. Library Board Archbold Community Library Board and Audit Committee, Wednesday, March 10, 7 p.m., ACL, Stryker St. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, March 15, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. Water & Sewer Ridgeville Township Water & […]


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