Ground Broken For New 12-Bed Rehabilitation Center At Fairlawn

The newest addition to the Fairlawn Haven Retirement Campus will be known as The Rupp Rehabilitation Neighborhood, said Neal Beck, chairman of the Fairlawn board. Speaking during a groundbreaking ceremony, Thursday, Sept. 13, for a new, $5.5-million rehabilitation center, Beck identified the Bill and Melinda Rupp Foundation as the lead donor to the project. Fairlawn raised $1.5 million in donations […]

Woman Reports Stolen Car, Seeks Missing Family Member

An Archbold woman has filed a report of a stolen car, and is seeking information about a family member. Jo Ann Franks, 64, 703 North Defiance Street, told officers she allowed a subject to use her car, a bronze 2001 Chevrolet Malibu, on Oct. 25, 2010. The person left the state, and was last seen in Saginaw, Mich., on March […]

AHS Boys Second, PHS Boys Third In OG Invite

The Archbold boys cross country team placed second while Pettisville placed third in their respective divisions at the Ottawa-Glandorf Blue/Gold Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 15. The Streaks finished with 80 points in the Blue Division. Bryan won with 76. Wauseon finished third with 93. The Blackbirds finished with 101 points in the Gold Division. St. Henry defended its 2011 title with […]

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Driver In Golf Cart Incident Identified

Archbold police have released their final report on an accident involving a pedestrian and a golf cart that occurred Friday, Aug. 17. Initially filed as a hit-skip accident, police have identifi ed the driver of the golf cart as Gertrude Krueger, 84, Archbold. Passengers aboard the vehicle were Grace Wyse, 85, and Catherine Stockburger, 20, Archbold. At about 9:03 pm, […]

AHS Golfers Win Three Straight, Place Fourth At Pickerel Invite

The Archbold golf team won three straight dual matches last week before finishing fourth at the Tom Pickerel Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 15, in Toledo. AHS 168, Antwerp 195 The Streaks opened the week with a 168-195 victory over Antwerp at Wauseon, Monday, Sept. 10. Zach Short was match medalist with a score of 38. Stuart Wyse shot a 41, and […]

Winery Near Pettisville Is Labor Of Love For Nofzigers

So far, the Knotty Vines Farm and Winery, which started with the planting of the first grape vines in 2008, has yet to make a profit. In fact, Julie and Steve Nofziger, the proprietors, say so far, they haven’t even had any income. But both are confident their project will generate revenue soon. The Archbold couple say they could be […]

Possible Violation Of Court Protection Order Filed

Archbold police are looking into an alleged violation of a temporary protection order issued by a court, and about $2,550 in missing property. Lorraine C. McCoy, 45, 501 West Street, called police and asked the officers to check her residence at 2:46 pm, Friday, Sept. 7. After the check, she told officers six gold rings worth $1,800 plus a laptop […]

AHS Boys Soccer Wins 7th Straight

The Archbold boys soccer team hosted the Maumee Panthers (1-6-2), Saturday, Sept. 15, under the lights at Spengler Field. The Streaks improved to 7-0 after earning a convincing 7-0 victory. Brodie Nofziger and sophomore Matt Sevey each chipped in a pair of goals while David Bontrager added a goal and five assists. Archbold set the tone early. Nofziger scored just […]