2012-10-10

Grandparents Visit



Public Meetings



Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Oct. 15, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. Water & Sewer Ridgeville Township Water & Sewage District Board, Thursday, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m., township building, St. Rt. 6, downtown Ridgeville.

AHS Girls Tennis Ends Season At Sectional



The Archbold girls tennis team finished its season at the Division II sectional tournament at Defiance College, Thursday, Oct. 4. The tourney is single elimination. In singles competition, Krista Leupp defeated Bryan’s Cassie Lawson 6-1, 6-2, but lost to Ottawa-Glandorf’s Ashley Heckman in the second round 0-6, 1-6. Olivia Krieger defeated Toledo Christian’s Olivia Tipping 6-7 (2-7), 6-4, 6-2 in […]

Quality Problems Delay Wind Turbine Blades



Problems at the Indiana company that is manufacturing the blades for the Archbold and Pettisville school district wind turbines are delaying the project. Steve Switzer, Pettisville superintendent, told school board members at their Monday, Oct. 8 meeting, the Indiana firm is a start-up company. The company is continuing to have problems. Many of the blades the company has built have […]

Pettisville Pumpkin Fest Fun



Crime Stopper



Fulton County Crime Stopper seeks help to solve the theft of tools. A homeowner reported his barn and shop, located on Co. Rd. 6 in the Metamora area, was broken into. Taken were chain saws, trimmers, a leaf blower, drills, drill bits, an impact driver, a battery charger, hand tools, and other tools. Value: $4,900. Informants should call 1- 800-255-1122; […]

AHS Boys Soccer Stays Undefeated



The Archbold boys soccer team improved to 13-0 with wins over Continental (7-6- 1) and Pettisville (5-8-2) last week. AHS 4, Continental 2 The Streaks visited Continental, Tuesday, Oct. 2. Just over a minute into the game, Archbold struck when Brodie Nofziger volleyed in a goal from 7 yards away after David Bontrager crossed the ball from the left. Eight […]

Notice To Our Print Readers



To readers of our print edition: Due to a error made by our printer, page 11 in the Oct. 10, 2012 print edition of the Archbold Buckeye is from Sept. 12, 2012. It is correct on the website version. The articles and photos will be reprinted in the Oct. 17 edition. –Mary Huber, General Manager Archbold Buckeye

Pumpkin Festival Winners



Donations at the 19th annual Pettisville Pumpkin Festival, Friday, Oct. 5, were “the best since 2007,” said Lexie Poulson. Winners were: Art 1: Kyle Lantz, 1st; Hannah Herring, 2nd; Jaelyn Rufenacht, 3rd. Art 2: Molly Bruner, 1st; Johanna Roth, 2nd; Jordan Bontrager, 3rd. Art 3: Taylor D’Alelio, 1st. Art 4: Mackenzie Riegsecker, 1st. Art 3&4: Lauren Hostetler, 2nd; Matthew Storrer, […]

Western Dist. Court News



(Note: In the list of speeding offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Traffic Michelle C. Barnes, Wauseon, speeding, 73-55, St. Rt. 2, $47, $88. Daniel C. Buehrer, Pioneer, speeding, 67-55, US20, $37, $88. Marlene M. Graf, rural Fayette, failure to control, Superior St., Wauseon, $102, […]


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.