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Ramirez Ninth, Frey Tenth At Defiance Early Bird Invite

Adrian Ramirez, a senior at Archbold, was the first Blue Streak to cross the finish line in the boys race at the Defiance Early Bird Cross Country Invitational, Saturday, Aug. 27, at the Black Swamp Scout Camp, Defiance. Ramirez finished ninth, crossing the finish line in 18 minutes, 9.56 seconds. Dominic Frey, a Pettisville sophomore, was the first Blackbird to […]


Pettisville Cross Country Defiance Early Bird Invitational, Aug. 27 Girls 1. Alexa Leppelmeier 14:31.59; 29. Krystine Davis 16:48.06; 42. Jaelyn Rufenacht 17:35.81; 47. Becky Tilley 17:54.34; 51. Hannah Herring 18:20.31. Boys 3. Kyle Lantz 12:08.66; 6. Aaron Bontrager 12:55.25; 31. Nathan Siller 14:42.00; 55. Evan Rufenacht 15:56.09; 73. Clay Waidelich 18:37.38; 81. Seth Brakefield 21:46.72.

Archbold Police Log

Aug 19 6:25 pm: Theft, 941 West Barre Rd. 9:47 pm: Found property, black bag located at Circle K, returned to owner. 9:44 pm: Loud music, 300 block Brussel St., had subject turn down music and go in house. 10:11 pm: Vehicle out of gas, 1000 block E. Lutz Rd., help on the way, vehicle off road. Aug. 20 No […]

AHS Boys Soccer Beats Van Buren, Pettisville

The Archbold boys soccer team improved to 3-0, notching a 2-0 shutout at Van Buren, Tuesday, Aug. 23, and 5-0 against Pettisville, Saturday, Aug. 27, before a large home-opener crowd under the lights at Spengler Field. The Streaks battled the Black Knights in an even tempo first half before senior forward Blake Drewes scored on a breakaway with 23 minutes […]

2011-08-31 E-Edition

Frederick William Schmidt

Frederick William Schmidt, age 56, of Pettisville, passed away Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Care Center. Mr. Schmidt had been employed by IAC in Wauseon as a maintenance mechanic. Mr. Schmidt was born in Paulding on Nov. 22, 1954, the son of Junnie Ray and Dorothy Alice (Squibb) Schmidt. On March 13, 1992, he married […]

Archbold Girls Tennis Drops Three Matches

The Archbold girls tennis team dropped three matches on the road last week to fall to 2-5 on the season. Napoleon (4-0) blanked the Streaks 5-0, Monday, Aug. 22. Ottawa-Glandorf beat AHS 4-1, Tuesday, Aug. 23. Rossford defeated the Blue and Gold 3-2, Thursday, Aug. 25. Napoleon 5, AHS 0 Singles: 1. Alayna Schlade (N) def. Erin Nafziger 6-0, 6-3. […]

Kathryn A. Grieser

Kathryn A. Grieser, age 90 years, of Archbold, passed away Sunday evening, Aug. 28, 2011, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was born Nov. 20, 1920, in Archbold, the daughter of Clarence and Ella (Roth) Wyse. She married Ivan Grieser on April 30, 1941, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 1, 2005. A lifelong resident of […]

Pettisville Boys Soccer Wins One, Loses Two

The Pettisville boys soccer team opened its season with a 4-0 victory at Rossford, Monday, Aug. 22. Caleb Liechty scored three of the team’s four goals. David Reyes scored the fourth. The Birds were back on the road Thursday, Aug. 25, to Continental. The Pirates sent PHS home with a 1-0 loss. Pettisville had three shots on goal, and goalkeeper […]

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