Start Stops Streaks In Their Tracks

Archbold traveled to Toledo to face the Start Spartans, Friday, Sept. 19, for the first-ever football meeting between the two schools. Trailing 14-7 after the first half, the Blue and Gold was shut out in the second half and dropped their fourth consecutive game, 27-7. After a scoreless first quarter, Start (2-2) got things rolling with a 5-yard touchdown toss […]

AHS Volleyball Drops To 7-6

The Archbold volleyball team had a tough week last week, going 1-4 in five matches on the road to drop to 7-6, 3-2 NWOAL. Defiance (5-6) hosted the Streaks, Monday, Sept. 15, and won 25-23, 15-25, 25-16, 19-25, 15-13. AHS traveled to Evergreen, Tuesday, Sept. 16, where the Vikings raised their record to 12-2, 4-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic […]


Pettisville Cross Country Buckeye Border Conference Jamboree, Tuesday, Sept. 16 Girls Fayette 39, Edon 43, Stryker 50, Pettisville 51, North Central 53 1. Kelly Miller 13:40. Boys Fayette 24, Stryker 55, Pettisville 91, North Central 92, Edon 123, Hilltop 137 4. Logan Rufenacht 11:56; 5. Caleb Nolander 11:58; 26. Tony Stuckey 14:17; 33. Eli Rash 15:13; 39. Matt Rupp 15:28. […]

AHS Tennis Wins Two

The Archbold girls tennis team recorded two victories last week to raise its record to 6-5. The Streaks traveled to Ottawa-Glandorf, Tuesday, Sept. 16, and brought home a 4-1 victory. AHS hosted Bryan, Thursday, Sept. 18 and squeaked by the Bears 3-2. AHS 4, OG 1 Singles: 1. Tiffany Kahle (OG) def. Jessica Lindsay 6-0, 6-1. 2. Shelby Cline (A) […]

AHS Golfers Fifth In NWOAL Tourney

Wauseon won its third straight title at the Northwest Ohio Athletic League golf tournament, Friday, Sept. 19, at Auglaize Golf Club, Defiance. The Indians won with a team score of 321. Swanton was second with 340, and Bryan was third with 341. Liberty Center took fourth with 344, and Archbold was fifth with 347. Patrick Henry was sixth with 350; […]

PHS Girls, AHS Boys Fifth At Widewater

The Pettisville girls cross country team finished fifth in the girls Black Division race while the Archbold boys team finished fifth in the boys Black Division race at the Liberty Center Widewater Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 20. The PHS boys team placed seventh in the Black Division race. The AHS girls team was ninth in the Black Division race. “I thought […]


Evelyn J. Frey, 80, Wauseon, died Monday, Sept. 22. Survivors include her husband, Merle. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.

Thursday Crash

A sport-utility vehicle driven by Luke J. Merillat, 22, with passengers Stephanie Diane Merillat, 24, and Mark Merillat, 1, all of Archbold, collided on Stryker Street with a semi driven by Michael Anthony Baldwin, 45, Battle Creek, Mich., about 4:27 pm, Thursday, Sept. 18. The crash occurred west of the Franklin Street intersection. There were no injuries. Luke Merillat was […]

Windows Damaged

Archbold police are investigating an incident where juveniles were reported breaking windows at an industrial building on Friday, Sept. 12. The report states the youths thought the building, 101 South Lincoln Street, was abandoned. In fact, it is owned by Industrial Repair and Manufacturing, Delta. It was originally part of the former Archbold Ladder Factory. Officers spoke to the juveniles […]

AHS Girls Soccer Suffers First Loss Of Season

The Archbold girls soccer team won two Northwest Ohio Athletic League matches last week to raise its league record to 3-0, but suffered its first loss of the season to stand 6-1-2 on the season. The Streaks are ranked 16th in Division III by the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association in the latest weekly poll. AHS 4, Wauseon 0 The […]