2012-03-14

No County School Districts Get An “A” Under State Plan



Under a proposed new school report card system, each of Fulton County’s seven school districts gets a B. “The thing that amazes me, is we ranked 22nd out of 614 school districts in the state in terms of performance index, and we get a B on the new scale? I don’t understand,” said Steve Switzer, Pettisville Local School District superintendent. […]

Text Harassment Report Turned Over To Prosecutor



Archbold police have turned over a report involving threatening text messages to the Fulton County Prosecutor office. Police received the report at about 3:22 pm, Monday, March 5, when a 17-year-old boy and his girlfriend came to the police station to report a person had been sending text messages to the boy, culminating in one threatening to beat him up. […]

Ziegler Coach Of Year In Northwest District



Brian Ziegler was named Division III girls basketball Coach of the Year in the Northwest District by the Associated Press last week. Ziegler guided the Streaks to their firstever 20-0 regular season, and the first undefeated regular season since 1976. Archbold advanced to the regional semifinal, where the Streaks were defeated by Liberty-Benton. Cassidy Wyse, a sophomore who averaged 13.1 […]

2012-03-14 E-Edition

Archbold Police Log



March 2 4:41 pm: Welfare check, 200 block Brussel St, subject okay. 10 pm: Theft, 900 block West Barre Rd. March 3 4:53 pm: 911 hang-up, accident. 8:23 pm: Peace keep, 400 block S. Defiance St. March 4 12:03 am: Mini-pickup acting suspicious, 100 block Rosewood Ct., unable to locate. 12:08 am: Subject fell off chair, Nu-Arch Lanes, transported by […]

Concession Window Broken



A window in the Spengler Field concession stand was broken sometime over the weekend of March 3-4, an Archbold police report states. An officer noticed the damage to the window Monday morning, March 5. The center pane of an east window was broken. There was no sign that anyone entered the building, and nothing was taken. Damage was valued at […]

Krauss, Ziegler District 7 Basketball Coaches Of Year



Doug Krauss, Archbold head boys basketball coach, and Brian Ziegler, AHS head girls basketball coach, swept the Division III District 7 coaching awards when the Ohio District 7 Basketball Coaches Association announced its all-district teams last week. Luke Kammeyer was named to the first team. Tyson Dietrich was named to the second team. Receiving honorable mentions were Zeb Frank and […]

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court US Bank National Association, Simi Valley, Calif., plaintiff vs Bridget Pentland, Wauseon, defendant. Foreclosure. First Federal Bank, Defi- ance, plaintiff vs Concept Printing, Wauseon, defendant. Other civil. Farmers & Merchants State Bank, Archbold, plaintiff vs Heidi Kern, Delta, defendant. Other civil. Jack Wielinski, Swanton, plaintiff vs Amy Szabo, Toledo, defendant. Other civil. Stephanie Armbruster, Edon, plaintiff vs […]

Crime Stopper



The Fulton County Crime Stopper program needs help in solving a burglary at a rural Wauseon home. The owner of a home in the 13000 block of Co. Rd. 13 reported that sometime between 10 am and 12:30 pm, Wednesday, Feb. 15, a side entry door was forced open. Once inside, the thief or thieves took a .20-gauge shotgun with […]

Brian Ziegler Named NWOAL Girls Basketball Coach Of Year



Brian Ziegler, Archbold head girls basketball coach, was named the Coach of the Year by the Northwest Ohio Athletic League for the 2011-12 season. It is the second straight year Ziegler was named NWOAL Coach of the Year. The Streaks finished the regular season with a 20-0 record, and won the league with an 8-0 record. They advanced to the […]


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