2011-05-04

Archbold Softball Raises Record To 19-1



The Archbold softball team was a perfect 4-0 last week, raising its record to 19-1, 5-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. The Streaks, ranked second last week in Division III by the Ohio High School Softball Coaches Association, defeated Anthony Wayne and Lima Bath in non-league contests while beating Patrick Henry and Bryan in the NWOAL. AHS 2, Anthony […]

Village Council To Seek Sewer Repair Bids



Archbold Village Council will seek bids for the repair of a more than 2,000-foot section of sanitary sewer pipeline without digging up and replacing it. The process is referred to as lining the pipeline. Council approved accepting bids at its Monday, May 2 meeting. Bob Seaman, village engineer, said there are two methods of lining a sewer line. The first, […]

Police Deal With Homeless Man



Archbold police dealt with an allegedly homeless man about 11 am, Wednesday, April 27, an APD report said. Officers were called to the Archbold library on a report of an unwanted subject. When they arrived, library representatives said a man, who appeared to have been drinking, had been asking to use the phone and for a ride. The subject was […]

Archbold Tennis Beats Wauseon, Falls To Bryan



The Archbold boys tennis team avenged a 5-0 April 1 loss to Wauseon by beating the Indians 3-2, Tuesday, April 26. The Streaks lost to Bryan 3-2, Friday, April 29. AHS is 6-5 on the season. AHS 3, Wauseon 2 Singles: 1. Kevin Fredrick (A) def. Donny Hayati 1-6, 6-2, 7-6. 2. Kevin Becker (W) def. Nick Cassidy 6-1, 6-1. […]

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 […]


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