2013-09-11

We Saw You At The Fulton County Fair!



Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2003 Rain put a damper on attendance during the first four days of the Fulton County Fair. Labor Day attendance was 13,687. Headline– Heavy Rain Means North Defiance Street- Lutz Road Intersection Won’t Open Early, Says Engineer Leon Smith, Archbold wastewater treatment plant supervisor, has said he will retire from the position sometime in […]

Jr. High Sports Digest



Pettisville 7th Grade Volleyball Pettisville def. Stryker 25-16, 25- 13, Thursday, Sept. 5. Pettisville 8th Grade Volleyball Stryker def. Pettisville 23-25, 25- 4, 25-17. Archbold and Pettisville Cross Country Archbold Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 7 Girls Defiance 48, Pettisville 60, Archbold 72, Bryan 80, Bowling Green 84, Tinora 160 1. Elizabeth Sauder (P) 13:25; 2. Kamryn Hostetler (P) 13:35; 4. Dakota […]

Archbold Police Log



Aug. 29 8:34 pm: Officer observed heated exchange between neighbors, 400 S. Lincoln St., broke up parties, advised them to work out differences constructively. Aug. 30 11:34 am: Welfare check, 100 block Maple Ave., okay. 12:55 pm: Larceny report, Colony Meadows, unfounded. 2:35 pm: Assist Maumee police, 400 block S. Lincoln St. 5:12 pm: Civil problem, 200 block West St. […]

2013 Ohio State Fair Placers



Local 4-Hers who placed at the Ohio State Fair: Horses Rachel Lee: 10th, equitation, 8-11 yearsSarah Lee: 9th, horsemanship,17 yearsAshley Condon: 7th, WesternPleasure, 15-16 yearsMikaela Oyer: 2nd,showmanship, 18 years; 5th,showmanship championships; 1st,Western Pleasure, 17-18 years; 6th,Western Pleasure championships;4th, Hunter Under Saddle, 17-18years; 9th, horse skillathon, seniordivisionMaggie Carter: 1st, 13-yearold, showmanship, 1st, 13-yearold, horsemanship, 3rd, 13-yearold English equitation; 7th,championship horsemanship 9-18years […]

Birds Raise Record To 5-1



The Pettisville volleyball team defeated Stryker 25-19, 21-25, 25-10, 25-18, Thursday, Sept. 5, to raise its record to 5-1, 1-0 in the Buckeye Border Conference. Serving: Jordyn Pursel, 8- 8, 5 aces; Dana Fricke, 14-15, 4 aces; Emily Hubby, 18-18, 2 aces; Stephanie Hubby, 15- 16, 2 aces; Sarah Christiansen, 1 ace. Team: 14 aces. Digs: S. Hubby 24, E. […]

Two Treated, Released After Crash



Two persons were treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Co. Rd. D and Co. Rd. 20 at 8:13 am, Tuesday, Aug. 20. A car driven by Clarence L. Hartzell, 16, Napoleon, was traveling north on Co. Rd. 20, while a truck, driven by Valentine G. Mora, 57, Swanton, was […]

Butterfly Art



Huffman Wins Season Title At Fort Wayne



John Huffman, veteran Archbold kart racer, swept the three races in his class at the Fort Wayne (Ind.) kart track, Friday, Aug. 30. He was first in both heat races and the feature event of the super-heavy class. He was also the season class champion, based on points awarded during the season. Kyle DeKnight, Pettisville, had a tough night racing […]

Robert S. “Bob” Cordy, Jr.



Robert S. “Bob” Cordy, Jr., age 61, of Archbold, passed away due to complications from a stroke on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at the University of Toledo Medical Center. Bob had been a semi truck driver for Bryan Truck Lines and Central Transport before working for Sauder Manufacturing in Archbold for 25 years, having retired in 2007. Bob was born […]


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