2012-11-07

Honor Students



Kyle Bronson, AHS ‘12, and Dylan Weirauch, PHS ‘10, were named to the dean’s list for the August 2012 session in the College of Applied Technologies at the University of Northwestern Ohio, Lima. Bronson is the son of Mark and Laura. Weirauch, who earned a 4.0 gpa, is the son of Doug and Jackie. Students must earn at least a […]

Investigate Burglaries At Area Churches



It’s believed a break-in that occurred over the nights of Thursday-Friday, Oct. 11- 12, at the Templo Cristiano/ Assembly of God is connected to other similar break-ins throughout the area. Martin Schmidt, Archbold police chief, said sometime between 6 pm, Thursday, Oct. 11, and 11:22 am, Friday, Oct. 12, a thief or thieves forced their way into the church through […]

AHS Volleyball Team



23-3Northwest Ohio Athletic LeagueChampions (8-0)Division III Sectional ChampionsDivision III District ChampionsDivision III Regional Semifinalists

Man Sentenced October 29



A man was sentenced Monday, Oct. 29 in Fulton County Common Pleas Court: Joseph G. Winhoven, Jr., 31, Jasper, Mich.; originally indicted Nov. 21, 2011, on charges of permitting drug abuse and endangering children; previously pled guilty to one count of permitting drug abuse; on May 13, 2011, allowed his residence to be used to commit a drug offense; sentenced […]

Fatal Crashes Almost Double In Fulton Co.



With two months left in 2012, the number of traffic crashes that have resulted in fatalities has almost doubled compared to last year. There were six accidents that resulted in deaths in 2011. Through October 2012, there have been 10. The most recent occurred Tuesday, Oct. 30, when Tina M. Goodwin, 56, Wauseon, was killed after her car went out […]

AHS Boys Soccer Team



19-1Division III Sectional ChampionsDivision III District ChampionsDivision III Regional Semifinalists

Arend Demonstrates Website Features



Lisa Arend, Fulton County economic development director, showed some features of the revamped economic development website to Archbold Village Council. Speaking at the Monday, Nov. 5 council meeting, Arend said the Fulton County Community Improvement Corporation provided funding to hire two full-time employees to develop the regional supply chain connection. The project has been under development for nearly two years. […]

Fairlawn Conducts Active Shooter Exercise



The Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home and the Archbold Police and Fire Departments prepared for one of the worst possible scenarios, Monday evening, Oct. 22. The drill conducted by the three groups, called an “active shooter exercise,” simulated what would happen if someone with a weapon is in the building, or if an armed subject has taken a hostage. “The most […]

AHS Football Team



8-3Division V Regional Quarterfinalists

Overturned Truck On Ohio Turnpike Not Related To Wind



A semi-tractor trailer crash on the Ohio Turnpike near Wauseon was not related to high winds, Wednesday morning, Oct. 31. Lauren Hakos, marketing and communications manager for the Ohio Turnpike Commission, said there was a travel ban in place for certain types of vehicles from 5 pm, Monday, Oct. 29, to 8:30 am the following day. During that period, high […]