2013-06-05

Beck’s Chicken Research Collects Top Awards




For Chrysta Beck, who just completed her junior year at Pettisville High School, one of her major interests has been chickens. The interest started about 10 years ago, when she began raising chickens for 4-H and FFA. She now has a flock of 200 chickens: 50 hens and 150 broilers. She began serious studies of the species in the eighth […]

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Two Streaks First Team All-NWOAL In Baseball



Michael Walker, an Archbold senior, and Jase Grosjean, a junior, were named First Team All-Northwest Ohio Athletic League for the 2013 baseball season. Receiving Second Team honors was Tyson Schnitkey, a junior. Taylor Price, a senior, received an honorable mention.

School’s Out!



Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years AgoWednesday, May 28, 2003 Max Nofziger, an Archbold native and political activist in Austin, Texas, for 25 years, said his campaign for mayor may be his last venture in politics. Nofziger, a former Austin city councilman, said, “This is the 25th anniversary of my public involvement. I first ran for mayor in 1979.” In the May 3 election, […]

AHS Volleyball Team Receives Academic Honor



The Archbold High School volleyball team has been recognized for its academic performance during the 2012-13 school year. Kylie Rufenacht, head coach, said the Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association honored the team for its collective grade point average of 3.69 in the school year. Recognized individually were Rachel Brader, Taylor Coressel, Jenny Lehman, and Maddie Short, seniors; Becca Gerig, […]

Construction Going Well On Fairlawn Addition



Construction of the new 12-bed addition to the Fairlawn Haven Retirement campus “is going really well,” said Steve Ringenberg, Fairlawn chief executive officer, on Monday. “By the end of the week, all of the roof trusses should be up. This should be a perfect week in terms of weather.” Recent rains have “maybe slowed us up a week, but we’re […]

Archbold Police Log



May 24 5:30 am: Drive-off, Circle K. 11:44 am: 911 hang-up, phone problems. 12:26 pm: Vandalism to vehicle. 9:04 pm: Citation to Steve Wyse, 68, Naples, Fla., speeding, 400 block Walnut St. 10:25 am: Loud noise, Fox Chase, unfounded. 3:29 pm: 911 hang-up, Heritage Inn; child answered on callback, unable to locate phone owner. 4:47 pm: Suspicious person, 408 Stamm […]

Archbold Junior High Boys Win NWOAL Meet



Pettisville High School Names 2013 Award Winners



Citizenship AwardJacob RothTop ScholarNathan Spotts Scholarship Award (graduate with 3.3 gpa or higher) Brooke Betz, Jordan Brown, Molly Bruner, Devon Friend, Carley Hoffmire, Timothy Iott, Caleb Liechty, Amber Loar, Delaney Nofziger, Katelyn Nofziger, Justin Pursel, Alex Roth, Jacob Roth, Tanner Rufenacht, Nathan Spotts, Matthew Storrer, Hannah Tilley, Olivia Tressler, Jessica Valdez, Caleb Yoder, Steven Young Award of Merit Brooke Betz, […]


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