Village Council Rejoins Health Insurance Group

Archbold Village Council officially passed legislation to join BORMA, the Buckeye Ohio Risk Management Association, at its Monday, Oct. 25 meeting. BORMA is a consortium of municipalities and other political entities that have banded together to provide health insurance for their employees. Archbold has been a member of BORMA for many years, but Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, told council […]

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 17 5:52 am: Missing juvenile, 500 block S. Defiance St., juvenile left home with friend after parent went to bed. 11:01 am: Domestic dispute, 500 block S. Defiance St. 11:45 am: Missing juvenile returned home, spoke to juvenile and friend; both were advised of curfew and other charges that could be filed; juvenile released to parent. 11:39 pm: Theft, […]

Archbold Beats Swanton To Win Sectional Title

Top-seeded Archbold (15- 1-2) defeated Swanton 4-1 to win a Division II sectional girls soccer championship at Otsego, Saturday, Oct. 23. Lauren Kindinger scored two goals while Cassidy Wyse and Mindy Rupp each scored one. The Streaks defeated Toledo Christian 6-0 in a sectional semifinal, Tuesday, Oct. 19. The Blue Streaks controlled the field from the beginning of the game. […]

Pool Tournament Winners

Two Crashes At Same Intersection Leave Five Injured

Five people were injured in two auto accidents that occurred less than 24 hours apart at the intersection of St. Rt. 34 and Henry County Rd. 24, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 22 and 23. As a result of the first crash, at 6:10 pm, Friday, Katelyn Michelle Hahn, 16, rural Archbold, was taken to Fulton County Health Center by Archbold […]

The Drought Is Over!

Streaks Win At Least A Share Of NWOAL Title

Twenty long years. The drought is finally over for the Archbold (9-0, 7-0 NWOAL) football team. With a 21-7 Northwest Ohio Athletic League victory over visiting Wauseon (4-5, 3-4), Friday, Oct. 22, Archbold has wrapped up at least a share of the league championship. The Streaks haven’t won a league title since 1990. Ranked fourth in last week’s Division V […]

No Flu, But Colds Infecting People

Last year at this time, the big news was the flu, as concerns about the thennew H1N1 virus, sometimes called Swine Flu, was on everyone’s mind. This year– not so much. Mike Oricko, Fulton County Health Commissioner, said the county health department has had no confi rmed cases of influenza in Fulton County as yet. But based on anecdotal evidence, […]

Barbecue Grill At Center Of Incident

Archbold police were called to the Matthew Dunning residence, 700 West Barre Road, about 11:39 pm, Sunday, Oct. 17, over an incident involving a barbecue grill. Dunning reported he heard noise outside his residence. When he investigated, he found a female subject putting his grill into her vehicle. Dunning told officers he removed the grill, but he is still missing […]

AHS Boys Cross Country Qualifies For Regional Meet

The Archbold boys cross country team finished fourth at the Division III District 1 meet at Ottawa, Saturday, Oct. 23. The top four teams and individuals finishing in the top 16 advanced to the regional meet at Tiffin, Saturday, Oct. 30, 11:05 a.m. The Streaks finished with 105 points. Delta won the district with 34 points. Liberty Center was second […]

Auto Damaged

Erin Arissa Christman, 31, Foster City, Calif., was involved in a single-car incident on Co. Rd. D about three-tenths of a mile east of Co. Rd. 22 about 10:12 pm, Wednesday, Oct. 13, a Fulton County Sheriff Department report states. Christman was driving east on the county road when the vehicle ran over a piece of metal, damaging the auto. […]

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