Earns Eagle Rank

Eric Buckenmeyer, an Archbold High School junior, was recognized as an Eagle Scout, the highest rank in boy scouting, during a Court of Honor ceremony, Saturday, April 30, at St. John’s Christian Church, Archbold. Buckenmeyer built boardwalks and improved the walkways in Goll Woods for his Eagle project.– courtesy photo

Public Meetings

Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, May 19, 8 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. German Township Trustees, Monday, May 23, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and 66, north Archbold. SWCD Fulton Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors, Monday, May 23, 8 p.m., conference room, SWCD office, Robert Fulton Agriculture Center, 8770 St. Rt. […]

AHS Tops Delta For Sectional Championship

Archbold (15-9) came away with a Division III sectional baseball championship, Wednesday, May 11, defeating Delta 4-3 at Archbold. The Panthers (15-11), the home team on the scoreboard, scored first, taking a 1-0 lead after one inning. The Streaks, who tallied just three hits, came right back with a run in the top of the second to tie the score […]

Council Won’t Seek Liquor Permit Hearing

Archbold Village Council chose not to oppose a liquor permit transfer for Archbold Sunoco at its Monday, May 16 meeting. The State of Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Liquor Control, allows the village two options when it comes to liquor permits. Council can request a hearing before the liquor control board, or not request a hearing. Jim Wyse, Archbold […]

Trustees To Make Fire Levy Decision When Levy Is Due

German Township Trustees won’t make a decision about whether or not to renew a fire levy until the deadline gets closer. That’s what Bruce Lauber, a trustee, said recently. With the passage of an additional levy for fire equipment and expenses during the May 3 special election, the trustees have two levies on the book. The original levy was first […]

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper needs help to solve the theft of tractor parts and other items from a property in the 9000 block of St. Rt. 66, Archbold. Taken were about 4,000 pounds of tractor weights, including 50 front weights ranging from 60 to 100 pounds, and rear weights from 80 to 100 pounds. Also taken were power take-off shafts, […]

Fredrick Advances To Tennis District

Kevin Fredrick, a junior at Archbold High School, has advanced to the Division II district boys tennis tournament, Thursday, May 19 and Saturday, May 21, at Bowling Green State University. Fredrick was playing Maumee Valley Country Day’s Grant MacPherson in the consolation finals of the sectional tournament, Saturday, May 14, at Archbold, when the match was suspended by lightning. MacPherson […]

Earn Degrees

Area students earning degrees from Hesston (Kan.) College, Sunday, May 8, were Darin Bontrager, Archbold, son of Phil and Lori, Associate of Arts degree. John Schoenhals, Archbold, son of Walter and Joy, Associate of Arts degree. Both received certification in the Disaster Management Program in a May 7 ceremony. —— Students from the area earned degrees during commencement ceremonies, Sunday, […]

Ag Awareness Day

Auto Mishap

A car carrying two California men was involved in a parking lot mishap at the Circle K store about 10:01 pm, Wednesday, May 4. Greg Charles Chrispell, 51, Huntington Beach, Calif., was driving the auto. A passenger in the auto was William George Federoff, 63, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. The Archbold police report states Chrispell was backing out of a parking […]

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