Jesse D. Yingling

Jesse D. Yingling, 86, passed away Friday, Sept. 10, 2010 at his residence in Edinburg, Texas. He was born in Westminster, Md., on May 24, 1924 to Harry Leroy Yingling and Florence Ellen (Young) Yingling. On Dec. 15, 1945, Jesse married Emagene L. Coon, of Wauseon, and they shared almost 58 years together until her death in August 2003. Jesse […]

Company Office Vandalized

Vandals struck the offices of Shelly Materials, 305 West Mechanic St., sometime between 11 am, Friday, Sept. 17 and 8:35 pm, Saturday, Sept. 18, an Archbold police report states. When officers arrived, they found a west-facing door on the property unlocked. A window facing north was smashed. The report states papers and office equipment were thrown about the company office […]

AHS Boys Soccer Beats Liberty Center

The Archbold boys varsity soccer team visited Liberty Center, Tuesday, Sept. 14, and came away with a 7-0 victory. The Streaks improved to 5-2 on the season. Senior midfielder Aaron Bontrager led the scoring attack, powering in four goals. Junior middie Adrian Ramirez punched in two scores while sophomore forward Shae Hernandez added a tally on a high header served […]


Patsy J. Zimmerman, 59, Wauseon, died Sept. 16, 2010.

Tailgate Stolen

A tailgate was stolen from a pickup truck parked at Rich Ford Lincoln Mercury sometime between Wednesday, Aug. 25 and Monday Sept. 13. The vehicle owned by Mark Norden, rural Napoleon, was parked on the north side of the auto dealership building. The part is valued at $1,000.

AHS Golfers Win Two

The Archbold golf team defeated Holgate and Antwerp last week to up its record to 27-15. The Streaks defeated Antwerp 157-184, Monday, Sept. 13 at Wauseon. AHS was back on the road, Tuesday, Sept. 14, and beat Holgate by 26 strokes, 171- 197. AHS 157, Antwerp 184 Weather conditions were sunny and calm as Jarrett Yoder was match medalist with […]

Public Meetings

Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, Sept. 27, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and 66, north of Archbold. SWCD Fulton Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors, Monday, Sept. 27, 8 p.m., conference room, SWCD office, Robert Fulton Agriculture Center, 8770 St. Rt. 108, Wauseon. Quadco Quadco Administrative Board and Non-Profit Board, Tuesday, Sept. 28, […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court PNC Bank, Miamisburg, plaintiff vs Steven George, Archbold, defendant. Foreclosure. Bank of New York, Ft. Washington, Pa., plaintiff vs Thomas Hutchinson, Delta, defendant. Foreclosure. Jody Phillips, Swanton, plaintiff vs Robert Scott, Jr, Swanton, defendant. Other civil. Bonnie Wilks, Stryker, plaintiff vs Larry Miller, Fayette, defendant. Domestic violence. Kayla Feathers, Fayette, plaintiff vs William Feathers, IV, Cherry Point, […]

AHS Girls Tennis Splits Week

The Archbold girls tennis team won its third match of the season, Tuesday, Sept. 14, beating Defiance 4-1. The Streaks fell to 3-7 with a 4-1 loss to Toledo Christian, Thursday, Sept. 16. AHS 4, Defiance 1 Singles: 1. Erin Nafziger (A) def. Barth 6-3, 6-3. 2. Rachel Bowman (A) def. Speiser 6-0, 6-0. 3. Krista Leupp (A) def. Krontz […]

Bowling Becomes Varsity Sport

The Archbold School Board has found a way to give high school students another opportunity to participate in a team sport without threatening an already-fragile budget. Through sanctioning, the bowlers can compete as Archbold Blue Streaks, but they will be required to pay their own way, for everything from balls and shoes to transportation. Bowling allows students who may not […]