Skills Competition Participants

Several students from the Four County Career Center Skills USA chapter traveled to Columbus to participate in the Ohio State skills competition, April 29-30. Scheduled to travel to Columbus for the state event were, from left: Amber Birky, Archbold, cosmetology; James Green, Pettisville, computer design-3D modeling-technical math; Brandon Dennie, Archbold, fire and rescue-firefighting; and A.J. Schweinhagen, Archbold, commercial art-commercial photography.– […]

Bicycle Stolen

A girl’s pink mountain bike, valued at $100, was stolen from the Archbold Middle School sometime Thursday, April 21. The Archbold police report states Rachel Strong, rural Napoleon, reported her daughter took the bicycle to school that morning, then left the bike after school while she attended a track meet. When they returned to get the bike, it was gone. […]

AHS Track Teams Derail Locomotives

The Archbold track teams took advantage of a break in the rain last week, and both defeated Montpelier, Tuesday, April 26. The girls scored 88 points to the Locos’ 38. The AHS boys totaled 96 points. Montpelier had 32. Girls 4×800-meter relay: 1. Archbold (Darian Oberlin, Ellie Sonnenberg, Tressa Parsley, Trisha King) 11 minutes, 31 seconds. 100-meter hurdles: 1. Meggie […]

Local Students Recognized At Honors Convocation

Several area Defiance College students were honored recently at its Honors Day Convocation. Alex Thiel, rural Wauseon, senior, dean’s scholar, outstanding senior in science. Treasure Bacon, Archbold, senior, Carolyn M. Small honor scholar. Seth Nofziger, Archbold, inducted into Alpha Chi academic honor society. Hilary Opdycke, Fayette, received the Alpha Delta Kappa award, which is given to an outstanding major in […]

Evelyn Schweinhagen

Evelyn Schweinhagen, age 88, of Napoleon, died on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at the Napoleon Lutheran Home. She was born July 15, 1922, in Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio to the late Charles Harrison Huber, Sr. and Leta Mae (Meyers) Huber. She married Paul Karl Schweinhagen on Nov. 13, 1940, and he died on July 19, 1983. Evelyn was a […]

Archbold Boys, Anthony Wayne Girls Win Walker/Dilbone Relays

The Archbold boys track team won its third straight championship title at the Walker-Dilbone Relays, Friday, April 29, at Archbold High School. The Streaks scored 96.5 points, seven points ahead of second-place Bowling Green, who finished with 89.5. Anthony Wayne was third with 87. In the girls meet, Anthony Wayne defended its title, scoring 116 points. Liberty Center was second […]

Fun Day Planned For Families Of Those Serving In US Armed Forces

The seventh annual free Family Appreciation/Fun Day for families who have members serving in the US Armed Forces is Sunday, May 22, 12:30 p.m., at the VFW Hall, 1133 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. It is sponsored by the Fulton County Chapter of the American Red Cross and the Wauseon VFW Post 7424. The speaker will be Sharon Belkofer, a Gold […]

Bruce L. Dermer

Bruce L. Dermer, age 97, of Archbold, formerly of McComb and Hoytville, died Friday, April 29, 2011, at 11:20 a.m. at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. Mr. Dermer was born Feb. 15, 1914, in Hoytville to Clarence and Orpha (Thomas) Dermer. On April 20, 1935, he married Glenora Walden, and she died Aug. 28, 2000. Mr. Dermer is […]

Div. III, IV Softball, Baseball Tourneys Set

Pairings and dates for baseball and softball tournaments have been set. In Division III baseball at Archbold, Tinora received the top seed while Delta was seeded second. Paulding plays Liberty Center, Saturday, May 7, 11 a.m. The winner plays the Rams, Wednesday, May 11, 4:30 p.m., in a sectional final. Archbold plays Delta, Wednesday, May 11, 7 p.m. in a […]

Hartz Performs In Instrumental Recital At UF

Bethany Hartz, a junior pharmacy major, played “Adagio & Allegra” by Jean Baptiste Loeillet on the clarinet during an instrumental recital recently at The University of Findlay. A 2009 Pettisville High School graduate, she is the daughter of Carla and Phil, rural Wauseon. At UF, Hartz participates in Circle K and symphonic band.