Council Okays Tax Break For Sanoh America

Archbold Village Council approved a modification of an income tax rebate plan for Sanoh America at the Monday night, Jan. 20 council meeting. Under the modified agreement, Sanoh will receive up to $20,000 in income tax rebates over the first five years of the agreement, plus up to $10,000 in rebates over the second five years, for a total of […]

Swords Stolen At East Gardens

Weapons were reported stolen from an apartment in the East Gardens apartment complex. Vanessa E. Vanalstine, 23, Maumee, told Archbold police that swords, valued at $280, were stolen from her mother’s apartment in the East Gardens complex, where they were being stored. Also missing is a camera, valued at $400. The items went missing between Nov. 1 and Dec. 29, […]


Streaks Finish 20- 0

The Archbold girls basketball team, ranked second in Division III by the Associated Press, capped off a perfect 20-0 season with a 57-33 shellacking of Ottawa- Glandorf, Tuesday, Feb. 14, in The Thunderdome. “This was a great way to put a finish on a very special regular season,” said Brian Ziegler, AHS head coach. “This was a total team effort […]


Hailey Galvan, AHS ‘10, had six rebounds, four points, and two blocks in Owens Community College’s 95-59 route of Lakeland Community College, Wednesday, Feb. 15. She had five blocks, eight points, and 12 rebounds in OCC’s 86-77 overtime loss to second-ranked Cincinnati State, Saturday, Feb. 18. Galvan needs one block to tie the program’s single-season record for most blocks held […]

McCarty, Krieger, Collins Win Spelling Contest

Drew McCarty, Isabel Krieger, and Will Collins, Archbold, were winners in the annual Fulton County Spelling Bee, Tuesday, Feb. 7, at the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center, Archbold. McCarty is in the fourth grade; Krieger, seventh; and Collins, eighth. First-place winners for grades 4-8 will participate in the Toledo Blade Spelling Bee in March. Other Archbold, Pettisville, and Fayette placers: […]

Burglary Turned Over To County Prosecutor

Archbold police have turned over their files on a Jan. 29 burglary to the Fulton County prosecutor office, to determine if charges will be filed. Police were called to a home in the 400 block of South Street, after a report of a burglary. The police report states that when an officer arrived on the scene, the resident of the […]

JV Streaks Defeat Tigers, Move To 17-1

The Archbold junior varsity boys basketball team forced Liberty Center into 10 first-quarter turnovers and went on to an easy 46-26 victory, Thursday, Feb. 16. The Tigers committed 25 turnovers while the Streaks were guilty of 15. The rebounding edge went to Archbold 22-14. Luke Fisher led the way with 10 rebounds. Bryce Tinsman led the Streaks with 11 points, […]

Lindsay A Member Of Women’s Club Rugby

Jennifer Lindsay, AHS ‘11, is a member of women’s club rugby at Ashland University. Competitive sport clubs compete with other university or town sponsored sport clubs, or teams, and travel to different events/games throughout the year. Competitive sport clubs are more serious in nature, similar to varsity athletics, and may involve playoff components to conclude their season. Lindsay is also […]

Hostetler To Study Humor And Health Connection

Editor’s note: Jep Hostetler was a speaker when Ed Nofziger was honored as the 2011 Citizen of the Year. Jep Hostetler, Goshen Ind., will study health and humor during a four-month project. Hostetler, well known in the Archbold area, is a former Ohio State University professor, speaker, magician, and author of a study of the importance of humor in health […]

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the list of traffi c offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Traffic William R. Beck, Archbold, speeding, 42-25, Walnut St., $47, $88. Kevin Michael Braun, Morenci, Mich., speeding, 73-55, St. Rt. 120, $77, $88. Alex J. Dorr, Delta, speeding, 78- 55, US20, $100, […]

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