2010-04-14

AHS Boys Win Tinora Invitational



Josh Meyers, Nate Hammersmith, Danny Young, Noah Keefer, the boys 4×100- meter relay team, and the boys 4×400 won their events and led Archbold to a victory at the Bob Eisenhart Invitational at Tinora High School, Friday, April 9. The Streaks scored 157 points to far outpace the second-place Rams, who finished with 79.5. Meyers was a double winner, capturing […]

Archbold Residents Report Possible Scams



Two Archbold residents told Archbold police they may have been the targets of scam artists. Roger Merillat, 1003 Olds Lane, told officers on Saturday, April 10, he had been contacted about an item he was offering for sale on the Internet. The subject who contacted him wanted to send extra money, then have Merillat forward the excess to another person. […]

Woman Run Over By Her Own Vehicle

Suffers Serious Injuries

UPDATED INFORMATION: As of Thursday, April 15, 3:23 pm, Mary Clair, 76, Archbold, was listed in serious condition at the Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo.–Updated 4.15, 3:35 pm Mary A. Clair, 76, Archbold, was scheduled to undergo surgery yesterday, Tuesday, at the Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, after she was run over by the vehicle she had been […]

Blue Streaks Pick Up First Wins Of Season

Walker Pitches Shutout Against NC

The Archbold baseball team (3-4) picked up its first wins of the season last week. The Streaks pounded out nine hits in a 14-5 win over Continental but lost 7-2 to Fairview, Saturday, April 3, in a three-way doubleheader at Fairview. Collin Walker went the distance over North Central, pitching a two-hit 2-0 shutout, Monday, April 5, at Archbold. The […]

Menacing Case



A 15-year-old Archbold boy told police while he was visiting a home in the 200 block of Wilson St., a male had been shouting at him and pushing him around about 3:20 pm, Monday, April 5. The suspect, who is known by the youth, got into a car and left the scene. An Archbold police spokesman said officers were unable […]

Pettisville Teachers Seek No Hike In Base Pay; Board Okays Offer



The Pettisville Teacher Association asked for no raise in base pay for a new one-year “professional agreement,” or contract, with the district school board. The board approved the agreement at its Monday, April 12, meeting. Steve Switzer, Pettisville Local School District superintendent, said the agreement was unique in his experience in school administration because the teachers sought no raises. “Our […]

PHS Softballers Up Record To 4-1



The Pettisville softball team recorded three victories last week to raise its record to 4-1. The Birds traveled to Miller City, Monday, April 5, and came home with a 7-4 victory. PHS was back on the road, Tuesday, April 6, to Swanton. The Birds scored in five of the seven innings to win 12-9. Pettisville played at Montpelier, Friday, April […]

Public Meetings



School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, April 19, 7 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. FCBDD Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Monday, April 19, 7 p.m., FCBDD, 1210 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, April 19, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, April […]

New Northwest State Addition Puts Education On Display



A curved glass wall, facing St. Rt. 34, will put education on display at Northwest State Community College. It’s just one of the features of a new 20,000-square-foot, $5.5-million addition, called the Allied Health & Public Services Building, that college officials will build. The Board of Trustees approved the design at its Friday, April 9 meeting. The addition will attach […]

Galvan Signs Letter of Intent