2010-05-19

Boys Soccer Sanctioned By School Board



Boys soccer was approved as a sanctioned sport by the Archbold School Board at its Monday night, May 17 meeting,. The vote was 4 to 0, with Phil Nofziger, board member, abstaining. Nofziger said he chose not to vote on the soccer question because of “my personal involvement with the soccer club. I have been a coach for many, many […]

Streaks Top Paulding To Win Sectional Title



Tyson Dietrich, a freshman, allowed only one hit in six innings as he led Archbold to a 7-4 victory over Paulding in a Division III sectional baseball final at AHS, Saturday, May 15. Collin Walker started on the mound for the Streaks. With one out in the first inning, Paulding’s Derrick Pease hit a double to center field. Justin Riley […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit



Archbold Evangelical Sunday: prelude; offertory, Jesus, I Am Resting, Resting, Natalie Rupp. Message, “What Shall We Do,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praiselude by worship team and band; message and offertory same as first service. Wednesday: high school small groups, Men Alive, adult Bible study, worship team practice, choir practice. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Senior Sunday worship service planned by high school […]

Kiss A Pig! Kiss A Pig!



Archbold Wins NWOAL, Sectional Championships



The Archbold softball team clinched the Northwest Ohio Athletic League title outright with a 9-3 victory over Liberty Center, Monday, May 10. The Streaks followed the league title with a Division III sectional championship, defeating Swanton 21-0, Saturday, May 15, at AHS. Archbold (22-4), ranked sixth in Div. III by the Ohio High School Fastpitch Coaches Association poll, advances to […]

Krieger Is May Kid Of The Month At Fairlawn Haven



Lily Krieger is the May Kid That Cares program at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold. The daughter of Doug and Shannon, she has one brother, two sisters, and a dog named Jerichie. Lily enjoys soccer and basketball and visiting her resident at Fairlawn Haven. She visits every Monday afternoon and likes to keep her resident company by playing cards and […]

School Tax Levy: Renew In 2011?



Voters in the Archbold Area School District may be asked to renew a $1.1-million emergency property tax levy. In order to receive an uninterrupted flow of money from the levy, voters must approve a renewal sometime during the 2011 calendar year. That’s what Christine Ziegler, Archbold Area School District treasurer, told school board members at their Monday night, May 17 […]

AHS Boys Tennis Finishes Season



The Archbold boys tennis team finished its season at the Division II sectional tournament, Friday, May 14 at AHS. Kevin Fredrick advanced to the quarterfinals, but was knocked out by Bryan’s Mike Ross, 6-2, 6-0. No other results for AHS players were available.

Albert Leininger Award Winner



Library To Continue Reduced Hours

Library Board Will Revisit Situation in July

With another reduction in state support, the Archbold Community Library Board has decided to maintain reduced hours until at least the board’s July meeting, which is set for Wednesday, July 14. After the 2009 Fourth of July holiday weekend, the library began closing all day on Fridays and Wednesday evenings, as a cost-saving measure. State support for libraries dwindled as […]


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