News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: prelude; prayer of sending for Costa Rica mission trip participants and VBS workers; Danielle Childs, offertory, “Blessings.” Message, “Putting Faith Into Practice series: #1 Trials, Being Tested, Perseverance,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praiselude by worship team band; prayer of sending, offertory and message same as first service. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Jen Cobb, prelude, offertory; Lynn Short, worship […]


Women Treated After Falling Into Drainage Ditch

Barbra L. Trowbridge, 86, Archbold, and Virginia M. Johnson, 88, rural Delta, were treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center after a mishap at the York Township Cemetery about 10:25 pm, Tuesday, May 24. The Fulton County Sheriff report states Trowbridge was driving a car in the cemetery, with Johnson as a passenger, when the vehicle drove off […]

Three Blue Streak Softball Players On All-State Team

All-District and All-State softball teams were recently released, and several Archbold players were honored for their outstanding seasons. Courtney Day, Sarah Wyse, and Alyssa Schaub, seniors, were named First Team All-District in voting by the coaches. Cassidy Wyse, a freshman, received honorable mention. There are 32 Division III schools in the Northwest District. Day and Wyse also received First Team […]

Another Slashed Tire Reported

There has been another report of a slashed tire in the Village of Archbold. In last week’s edition of this newspaper, there were seven reports of tires being slashed in the village, most over the weekend of May 21- 22. Adrian Alvarado, 500 Stryker Street, told police on Tuesday, May 31 a tire on his minivan was punctured. He told […]

AHS Softball Players Receive NWOAL Honors

Several Archbold softball players received Northwest Ohio Athletic League honors for the 2011 season. Receiving First Team honors were Sarah Wyse, Courtney Day, Alyssa Schaub, and Becca Gerig. Second Team honors went to Cassidy Wyse and Chelsea Goebel. Morgan Cody received an honorable mention. The Streaks finished 8-0 to capture their sixth straight NWOAL title. Joe Frank, Archbold, is the […]

Sign Damaged

A traffic sign in Ruihley Park was vandalized, an Archbold police report states. The officer noticed the sign had been bent over about 9:15 pm, Tuesday night, May 31. Damage: $50.

Acme Baseball

Archbold defeated Holgate 5-3, Thursday, June 2. Winner pitcher: Taylor Price, five innings, nine strikeouts, five walks. Leading hitter: Tyson Dietrich, triple, three runs batted in. Doubleheader: Archbold defeated Defiance 7-4, Saturday, June 4. Winning pitcher: Kolin Schilt, seven innings, five strikeouts, four walks. Leading hitters: Zach Driver, single, double; Michael Walker, single, double. Defiance defeated Archbold 16-12 in second […]

State Champions!

AHS Girls 4x800 Relay Wins Div. III Title

The Archbold girls 4×800-meter relay team of Darian Oberlin, Kassidy Garrow, Tressa Parsley, and Trisha King won the Division III state title, Friday, June 3, in Columbus. The quartet finished more than two seconds faster than second-place Fort Laramie to capture the crown. Archbold ran the race in nine minutes, 31.02 seconds. Fort Laramie finished in 9:33.2. It is the […]

Western District Court News

(Note: In the listing of traffic offenses, the first number is actual speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Traffic Keith A. Baldwin, rural Swanton, overweight truck, US20A, $100, $88. Kevin D. Bidwell, Napoleon, speeding, 39-25, W. Leggett St., Wauseon, $37, $88. Vivian Cereghin, rural Defiance, speeding, 49-35, S. Fayette St., Fayette, […]

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