Couple Plans May 14 Wedding

Rod and Tammy McQuillin, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah Jenee, to James Rolin Whitmire, son of Pastor Chuck and Anita Whitmire, Liberty Center. The bride-elect is an Archbold High School graduate. She attended The Salon Professional Academy and received her cosmetology/ manager license. She is a cosmetologist at Southern Breeze Salon, Wauseon. Her fiancé is a graduate […]

Mildred R. Stevens

Mildred R. Stevens, age 89 years, of Archbold, passed away Wednesday afternoon, April 6, 2011, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was born Aug. 29, 1921, near Archbold, the daughter of Henry and Cora (Lauber) Gearig. She married Herbert Stevens on June 21, 1941 and he preceded her in death on Dec. 7, 2003. A lifelong resident of […]

AHS Boys Defend Tinora Invitational Championship

Archbold boys track and field athletes set five records and successfully defended their Tinora Invitational championship, Friday, April 8. The Streak boys scored 138.5 points, 54.5 points more than second-place Tinora. Noah Keefer broke the old record in the 800-meter run by almost four seconds. He ran the race in two minutes, 4.76 seconds, breaking the old record of 2:08.5 […]

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Giovarelli Wins Peace Oratorical Contest At BU

Rachel Giovarelli, PHS ‘08, won the annual C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest at Bluffton University, Wednesday, April 6. A junior, she is the daughter of Glenn and Shirley, rural Wauseon. In addition to earning a $175 cash prize, Giovarelli qualified for a bi-national contest with top finishers from other North American Mennonite colleges. In her speech, “The Last Mile: […]

Leroy F. Schroeder

Leroy Schroeder, age 86, Oregon, Ohio died April 6, 2011 after a long battle with cancer. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II. Leroy worked for the State Highway Patrol at the Findlay post for 12 years, working another 22 years at L.O.F. He married Bonnie on April 15, 1960. Together they square danced at the senior […]

AHS Softball Raises Record To 9-0

The Archbold softball team defeated Edgerton, Pettisville, Crestview, and Parkway last week to run its record to 9-0. The Streaks are ready to start defending their Northwest Ohio Athletic League title this week as well as playing Springfield, Lima Bath, and Findlay. AHS 5, Edgerton 0 The Streaks whitewashed the Bulldogs behind the onehit pitching of Sarah Wyse. She was […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, April 11, 2001 A 15-year-old male from Maumee was stabbed in Archbold Saturday at about 10:30 pm, according to Martin Schmidt, police chief. The victim was stabbed at the intersection of Franklin and West Mechanic streets. Sauder Woodworking Co., announced April 5, the company is in the process of purchasing Progressive Furniture, Inc. Headquartered in Swanton, […]

Rotary Presents Check For Water Filters In Haiti

The Archbold Rotary Club has taken the next step in providing sand water filters for the people of Haiti. Shelia Santiago, club president, presented a check of $44,000 to Keith Mumma, U.S. national director for International Child Care, a humanitarian group that operates Grace Children’s Hospital in Haiti. The money will go toward the purchase and installation of simple bio-sand […]


Pauline L. Heer, 83, Archbold, died April 12, 2011. Survivors include three children.

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