Young Actresses Talk About Being In Plays

Archbold Community Theatre has resulted in a close friendship for three young actresses. Kate Nofziger and MacKenna Whitacre, Archbold, and Lydia Babcock, Napoleon, first came together during the ACT production of “Annie,” then worked together on “Alice in Wonderland, Jr.” When asked what she enjoyed about being an ACT actress, Whitacre said, “It’s making new friends and performing in front […]


Despite being limited to 12 minutes by foul trouble, Hailey Galvan had 10 points, three rebounds, and two blocks in a 101-73 Owens Community College women’s basketball victory over Ashland University, Friday, Nov. 18. Galvan, AHS ‘10, is the daughter of Roel and Dana. OCC (4-1) is ranked 13th in the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II poll.

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Liechty Farm Equip. Combines Operations With Kenn-Feld Group

Liechty Farm Equipment combined with Van Wertbased Kenn-Feld Group, LLC, on Tuesday, Nov. 1. The 10 locations of the two companies will continue to operate under the current names. In other words, the Archbold operations will continue to be known as Liechty Farm Equipment and Brush Creek Sales & Rental. “We are excited to combine with Liechty Farm Equipment to […]

AHS Bowling Team

Doris Marie (Gillen) Stutesman

Doris Marie (Gillen) Stutesman, age 76, of Wauseon, passed away Friday, Nov. 25, 2011, at Flower Hospital in Sylvania.  Prior to her retirement, she had worked at the former McCord Corporation in Wauseon and Wal-Mart in Wauseon. Doris was born in Pettisville on July 19, 1935, the daughter of Glenn and Laura (Grieser) Rufenacht. On June 4, 1954, she married […]

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 11 9:53 am: Damage to vehicle, 207 West St. Nov. 12 1:04 am: Attempted theft from vehicle, 202 N. Lincoln St. 2:45 am: Theft and vandalism to vehicle, 202 S. Defi ance St. 2:45 am: Vandalism to vehicles, 200 block S. Defiance St. 10:07 am: Attempted theft from vehicle, 109 West Barre Rd. 5:14 pm: Damage to a vehicle, […]

Five Return For PHS Girls Basketball

The Pettisville girls basketball team returns five letterwinners from a team that went 14-8, 8-2 in the Buckeye Border Conference last year. In his 14th season, Jason Waldvogel, head coach, has compiled a 181-147 record. All five returnees are seniors. The Blackbirds are led by Kaitlyn Nofziger, who averages 10.7 points per game. Tanner Hostetler averages 9.2 ppg; Ashlyn Bontrager, […]

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Doris M. Rupp

Doris M. Rupp, age 88 years, of Wauseon, passed away early Saturday morning, Nov. 19, 2011, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was born May 5, 1923, near Wauseon, the daughter of Freeman and Ida (Seiler) Wyse. She married Donald R. Rupp on April 29, 1951, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 16, 2007. A lifelong […]