Each year, there is a competition that doesn’t involve a ball of any kind, or bat, or net, or cleats. Schools from across Ohio, big and small, send 750 to 1,000 students to the competition each year. Of them, only 156 are chosen. The competition is the All- State Choir, made up of the best-of-the-best high school vocalists. This year, […]
Fulton County Crime Stopper seeks help in solving a burglary that occurred at a home in the 15000 block of Co. Rd. 14-2 in the Lyons area. The property owner reported the break-in Oct. 1, which took place sometime between 10 am and 4 pm. Taken: 50-inch television, compound bow, cross bow with red-dot scope and orange and white arrows, […]
The Northwest Ohio Athletic League has announced its fall sports scholar athletes. Students must be seniors, have a 3.5 accumulative gpa through six semesters, and must have lettered during the season. Scholar athletes from Archbold High School: Gabe Short, Meridith Short, Jackson Kelley, golf; Natalie Rupp, Megan Miller, Winter Fricke, Cassidy Williams, Cayla Walker, Erin Erbskorn, volleyball; Carly Short, Ashton […]
Myrl and Freida Sauder are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Myrl Sauder and Freida Gingerich were married Nov. 14, 1964, at Howard Miami Mennonite Church near Kokomo, Ind. They have three children: Nancy (Greg) Bontrager, Dan (Ezzie) Sauder, and Julie (Trevor) Crossgrove. They have 11 grandchildren. The couple will celebrate the occasion with family.
Robert William “Bob” Miller, age 73, of Leburn, Ky., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at the Florida Hospital Deland in Deland, Fla. Bob was owner and operator of Miller Brother Coal Company and Miller Brothers Construction Company. He was born in Archbold, Ohio, on Nov. 27, 1940, to Floyd William Miller and Pearl Wilma Leininger Miller. He was preceded […]
Ian Radabaugh, an Archbold sophomore, was named First Team All-Northwest Ohio Athletic League in golf for the 2014 season. Brandon Miller, a freshman, and Elijah Miller, a junior, received honorable mentions. Trevor Dominique, Wauseon, was named Golfer of the Year. Mike Marshall, Wauseon, was named Coach of the Year.
Jeffery Robinson, Fulton County Western District Court judge, spoke to students at Archbold Middle School, Friday, Nov. 7. Robinson encouraged students to do well in school and never do drugs, particularly heroin, which he said “is like putting a gun to your head.”– photo by David Pugh
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 […]
Alicia Hernandez, an AHS junior, was named Second Team All-Ohio in girls soccer by the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association for the 2014 season. Gavin Morton, an AHS senior, was named Second Team All-Ohio in boys soccer. The All-Ohio teams were released yesterday, Tuesday.
Chan Tinsman, AHS ‘12, was named a Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholar, Friday, Oct. 31, at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine. Students who are designated Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholars are in the top (highest GPA) 20 percent of each class for the previous academic year. A member of the Class of 2016, Tinsman is majoring in biochemistry and Asian studies. […]