FFA News

Members of the Archbold FFA chapter attended the Fulton County Soils contest near Pettisville, Friday, Sept. 27. The two areas of Soil Judging are evaluating the land for Rural and Urban uses. Rural Soils involves determining the best uses of the land for agricultural applications and conservation management. Urban Soils involves selecting the best management practices for areas of urban […]

Leppelmeier 36th At State Cross Country

Alexa Leppelmeier, a freshman at Pettisville, finished 36th in the Division III girls state cross country meet, Saturday, Nov. 2, at Hebron. She ran the race in 19 minutes, 58.09 seconds. “This was a great experience for Alexa as a freshman,” said Tom Wagner, PHS head coach. “I think she learned that she can run at that level of competition […]

2013-11-06 E-Edition

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 25 12:50 pm: A car, driven by Brian D. Fritch, 47, rural Stryker, was traveling north on S. Defiance St., and was stopped for the traffic signal at the West Barre Rd.-Lafayette St. intersection. Passenger in the Fritch auto: Keith A. Seiler, 40, rural Liberty Center. A van, driven by Larry J. Wyse, 66, rural Archbold, with passenger Donna […]

Gerig Named NWOAL Volleyball Player Of Year

Becca Gerig, an AHS senior, was named the Northwest Ohio Athletic League volleyball Player of the Year for the 2013 season. Joining her teammate on the First Team was Desi Newman. Blue Streaks receiving honorable mentions were Cassidy Williams, Cayla Walker, Natalie Rupp, and Kayla Leaser. Kelsey Wulff, Evergreen, was named the NWOAL Coach of the Year.

Men Sentenced

Two men were recently sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court: •Nathaniel D. Bozman, 26, Toledo; previously pled guilty to possessing criminal tools; on or about Nov. 18, 2010, possessed tools with the purpose of using them in the commission of a felony; sentenced Tuesday, Oct. 29 to two years community control; ordered to pay cost of prosecution, attorney fees, […]

Fidler, Nofziger NWOAL Soccer Players Of Year

Several Archbold boys and girls soccer players, along with their coaches, have received honors from the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. Jesse Fidler and Brodie Nofziger were each named the 2013 NWOAL soccer Player of the Year. Joining Nofziger on the First Team All-NWOAL boys squad is Jacob Ott. Micah Bernath, Emerson Radabaugh, and Tyson Schnitkey were named Second Team All-NWOAL. […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Janeene Nightingale, Swanton, plaintiff vs Stephen Nightingale, Shapleigh, Maine, defendant. Divorce. Huntington National Bank, Columbus, plaintiff vs Jon Entenmann, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. Letha Jasso, Wauseon vs Richard Dunham, Jr, Greenville, Mich., obligor. URESA. Wilbert Knicley, Lyons, plaintiff vs Kristopher Phelps, Metamora, defendant. Other civil. Kimberly Hoepner, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Heath Hoepner, Wauseon, defendant. Divorce. Peter Grieser, Heartwood […]

Gerig Earns All-Ohio Honor

Becca Gerig, an Archbold senior, was named Second Team All-Ohio in Division III by the Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association. She was the only player from Fulton County to receive All-Ohio honors.

Fricke Sent To Prison Reception Center

William “Bill” Fricke, former owner of the now-defunct Archbold Elevator, has been moved to the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections reception center in Orient. Linda Shambarger, director of inmate services at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, said Fricke left for Orient at 5 am, Thursday, Oct. 31. Fricke was taken into custody immediately after James Barber, Fulton County […]