Ten Inducted Into AHS Athletic Hall Of Fame

Ten persons were inducted into the Archbold High School Athletic Hall of Fame during Homecoming festivities, Friday, Sept. 23, at the AHS-Swanton football game and at a banquet, Saturday, Sept. 24. Johnny Miller, AHS ‘24 Johnny Miller played on the AHS basketball team that advanced to the state final in 1924. Archbold led throughout the game, but an injury to […]

Archbold EMS Log

Sept. 11 2:15 pm: 3000 block Gaslight Dr., rescue, transported to FCHC. Sept. 12 2:40 pm: 22000 block Burlington Gardens, medical, transported to FCHC. 6:03 pm: Spengler Field, trauma, transported to FCHC. Sept. 13 11:54 am: East Gardens, medical, transported to FCHC. 4:22 pm: Assist Wauseon Rescue, call cancelled. Sept. 14 8:19 am: Fairlawn Haven, illness, transported to FCHC. Sept. […]

AHS Golfers Third At NWOAL Meet

Wauseon and Archbold both finished with team scores of 324, but the Indians finished second and the Blue Streaks, third, at the Northwest Ohio Athletic League golf tournament, Friday, Sept. 23, at Auglaize Golf Club, Defiance. Bryan won its fourth straight title with a team score of 322. The Streaks and Indians finished with 324. It was the second straight […]

Fall Festival Video!

Watch the Bicycle Parade, ACT preview of Alice In Wonderland, and other scenes from the Archbold Fall Festival!

Fulton County To Lose Goodwin As State Rep.

Bruce Goodwin is out. Barbara Sears and Lynn Wachtmann are in. Under the redistricting plan for the Ohio House of Representatives, Fulton County loses Goodwin (R-Defiance) as state representative. The county is then split, with Wachtmann (R-Napoleon) gaining the southeastern corner of Fulton County. The remaining three quarters will fall under the representation of Sears (R-Monclova Township). Law requires that […]

Three Theft Reports Filed

Three reports of theft were filed with Archbold police last week. Joshua E. Livingston, Holland Court apartments, told police on Wednesday, Sept. 21, his portable music player was taken from an unlocked car that was parked in the east lot of the apartment complex. The car is owned by Livingston’s sister, Kimberly Jordan, who also lives in the complex. Value: […]

Archbold Boys Win Widewater Invite

Bryce Tinsman led the Archbold boys cross country team to a team championship at the Liberty Center Widewater Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 24. Tinsman won the race in 15 minutes, 50.53 seconds, two seconds faster than Matt Oram of Toledo Christian. Archbold won the team competition with 53 points. Liberty Center took second with 60, and Hopewell-Loudon was third with 74. […]

Trasey Kim (Reed) Newlove

Trasey Kim (Reed) Newlove, age 51, of Wauseon, peacefully passed into her heavenly home on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, at the Fulton County Health Center.  Trasey worked in children’s clothing, de-signing clothes and sales manager for Mary Jane’s Children Clothing in Napoleon. Trasey was born in Wauseon on Jan. 8, 1960, to Thomas and Sue (Fankhauser) Reed. On Dec. 20, […]

Babies, Pies Popular At Fest

In spite of lack of cooperation from Mother Nature, Julie Brink, director of the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, said she thought the Fall Festival went well. The Archbold Wastewater Treatment Plant recorded a high temperature of 67 degrees, Saturday, Sept. 24, the day of the festival. While no measurable rainfall was recorded, light rain fell off and on. “I […]

Archbold Man Among 18 Persons Indicted

Ralph J. Rupp, 30, Archbold, was indicted on a charge of domestic violence by the Fulton County Grand Jury. Rupp was one of 18 persons who were indicted Monday, Sept. 19. The charge against Rupp states he allegedly caused or attempted to cause physical harm to a family member on or about Friday, Sept. 2. The indictment alleges Rupp has […]