Juvenile Arrested At AHS On Drug Charge

A 16-year-old Archbold boy was arrested at Archbold High School and taken to the Northwest Ohio Juvenile Detention Center. Police were called to AHS at 2:15 pm, Thursday, Oct. 30. Royal Short, principal, told officers he discovered the youth, an AHS student, to be in possession of marijuana, a cigarette, and a lighter. The police report notes the officer contacted […]

AHS Girls Soccer Falls To O-G In Regional Semifinal

Down 3-0 at halftime, the Archbold girls soccer team scored less than four minutes into the second half, but Ottawa-Glandorf prevented any more Blue Streak goals on its way to a 5-1 victory in their Division III regional semifinal, Tuesday, Oct. 28, at Ottawa Hills. Brooke Kohler scored Archbold’s only goal, on a direct kick with 36:07 left in the […]

File Domestic Violence Charges Against Men

Two men have been charged with domestic violence in connection with separate incidents that occurred Sunday and Monday, Oct. 26-27, in the village. Ricardo R. Rodriguez, 41, 108 Pleasant St, was charged with domestic violence and transported to the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio on Oct. 26. The Archbold police report states an officer was called to the Rodriguez home […]

Sentenced In Meth Case

Jason Gonzales, 27, Archbold, was sentenced to 30 months in prison in connection with methamphetamine labs found in Archbold in 2013. Court records indicate Gonzales entered a guilty plea to a single count of illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manufacture of drugs. He was originally indicted on two counts of illegal assembly or possession of chemicals and […]

Patrick Henry Gets The Treats On Halloween

Patrick Henry took a 12-7 lead into the locker room and went on to record an 18-7 victory over Archbold, Friday, Oct. 31, at PH in the final football game of the season. The Patriots close the season with a 6-4 mark, 4-4 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. The Streaks close out the season 2-8, 2-6 NWOAL. “For the […]

Selected Unofficial County Election Results

Two Men Sentenced

A Toledo man was sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court on Tuesday Oct. 21: •George Pilat, 26; pled guilty to grand theft; between June 16-17, stole cash and coins from a rural Swanton man; sentenced to 54 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, credit for 54 days served; placed on five years community control; ordered to pay […]

Leppelmeier 60th, Foor 76th At State

Alexa Leppelmeier, a Pettisville sophomore, finished 60th while Nichole Foor, a PHS freshman, placed 76th at the Division III state girls cross country meet, Saturday, Nov. 1, at Hebron. Leppelmeier ran the 5000- meter race in 20 minutes, 16.1 seconds. Foor finished in 20:37.56. Coldwater’s Sarah Kanney won the state title in 18:00.11. “I thought both Alexa and Nichole ran […]

Robert D. Dion

Robert D. Dion, age 70, of Wauseon, passed away unexpectedly in his home on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014. Prior to his retirement he had been a supervisor for the former Illinois Bell. Robert was born in Chicago, Ill., on Nov. 24, 1943, the son of Leon N. and Genevieve M. (Klaus) Dion. He married Judith Salapath and she preceded him […]

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 24 2:30 pm: Parking violations, 200 block Middle St. 11:40 pm: Citation to Anthony Goldsmith, 26, Wauseon, driving the wrong way on a one-way street, Depot Street. Oct. 25 8:54 am: Found Indiana identification card, left on front door of police station; unable to contact owner. 12:12 pm: Welfare check, 600 block N. Defiance Street, all okay. 5:07 pm: […]