2011-05-04

Street-Legal Cart To Give Don Zuver More Freedom



Don Zuver, Archbold, will soon be able to get around easier, thanks to a new law approved by Archbold village council, Monday, Nov. 8, 2010. The new law allows golf carts to travel on some streets in the village. Don lost his left leg as the result of a November 1967 vehicle-train accident at the Franklin Street crossing. He wears […]

Archbold Fire Log



April 28 4:06 pm: Westfield Medical Center, fire alarm, smoke detector activated, no fire.

Blue Streaks Beat PH, Stryker, Fall To Bryan



Archbold split a pair of Northwest Ohio Athletic League contests with stateranked opponents and defeated Stryker last week to raise their record to 10-7, 2-3 NWOAL. AHS 10, PHHS 6 The Streaks hosted Patrick Henry, Thursday, April 28 for an NWOAL battle. The Patriots, ranked fifth in Division IV by the Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association last week, came […]

2011-05-04 E-Edition

Respect, Honesty, Clean Underwear

"The Best Advice My Mother Ever Gave Me"

As the nation prepares to celebrate Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8, several area individuals talked about the best advice their mother ever gave them. Some of it was humorous. For example, John Huffman, Archbold resident and kart racer, said his mother always told him to wear clean underwear in case he was in an accident. “Little did I know that […]

Man Sentenced



A man was given a jail sentence recently in Fulton County Common Pleas Court. Sentenced: Thomas Wylie, 51, rural Swanton; convicted on one count, misconduct at an emergency; he interfered with emergency personnel who were called to a fire on Co. Rd. B, rural Swanton, on July 2, 2010; sentenced to 60 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, […]

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. […]


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