2015-02-11

100 Day!



Archbold first graders and Pettisville kindergarteners and first graders celebrated 100 Day, commemorating 100 days of school, last week. Pettisville’s celebration was Wednesday, Feb. 4; Archbold celebrated on Friday, Feb. 6. For both schools, the day was filled with activities centered around 100. Above: Pettisville youngsters work together to build a tower out of red plastic cups. Clockwise from left: […]

Archbold EMS Log



Jan. 24 11:11 am: Archbold High School, injury, transported to FCHC. 11:19 am: Accident, St. Rt. 34-Co. Rd. 24, assist Ridgeville Rescue; transported two patients to Community Hospitals & Wellness Centers Bryan. Jan. 25 12:39 pm: Colony Meadows, fall, transported to FCHC. Jan. 26 8:17 am: Accident, Ohio Turnpike, 24.4-mile marker, transported two patients to Community Hospitals & Wellness Centers-Bryan. […]

Archbold Wrestlers Fall To Panthers In Regional Semifinal



For the third consecutive year, Delta ended the team state tournament hopes of Archbold wrestlers. The Streaks fell to the Panthers 57-19 in the Division III regional semifinal at Delta, Wednesday, Feb. 4. It is the earliest exit for Archbold since the team tournament format began. Delta defeated AHS in the regional finals in 2013 and 2014. The Panthers defeated […]

Big Projects Drive Up Park Board Spending



The renovation of the Ruihley Park Scout Cabin and the purchase of a new pickup truck-snowplow combination drove up Archbold Park Board spending in 2014. Park board members reviewed the report during its Wednesday, Jan. 28 meeting. In the end-of-2014 financial report, total park board expenditures for 2014 were $890,880.69, up $104,989.29, or about 13.4%, more than 2013. Total spending […]

Archbold, Pettisville Schools Still Have Calamity Hours Left



As of Monday, Feb. 9, both the Archbold and Pettisville school districts have missed six days due to weather. But under new state rules to count hours missed instead of days, neither district is looking to make up days at the end of the year. Steve Switzer, Pettisville superintendent, said in the past, each district was allowed to build five […]

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court Credit Adjustments, Inc., Defiance, plaintiff vs Kristopher Taggart. Archbold, defendant. Other civil. Fulton County Health Center, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Chad Everly, Wauseon, defendant. Other civil. John Gibson, Swanton and Kimberly Gibson, Delta, petitioners. Dissolution. John Weaver, Lyons, plaintiff vs Eva Weaver, address unknown, defendant. Divorce. Marriage Licenses Riley Schriner, 21, Ottawa Lake, Mich., computer programming, and Grace […]

Division III, IV Girls Tournament Pairings



Tournament pairings were drawn Sunday for the Ohio girls basketball tournament. In Division III action at Defiance, Lake, and Anthony Wayne, Ottawa Hills (16-0) received the number one seed. Archbold (14-6) is seeded second. Tinora (10-9) plays Liberty Center (2-15), Wednesday, Feb. 25, 6:15 p.m., at Defi- ance. The winner plays the Streaks, Saturday, Feb. 28, 6:15 p.m., in a […]

Pettisville Teachers Earn $746.41 For School



Pettisville elementary teachers were behind the counter at an Archbold fast food restaurant, and earned more than $700 for the school. Jason Waldvogel, Pettisville elementary principal, told the Pettisville school board at its Monday, Feb. 9 meeting, that the teachers participated in the fundraiser on Monday, Jan. 26. Teachers helped operate the restaurant from 5-7 pm. During that time, owners […]

Archbold Overrun With Pit Bulls?



Did Brian Banister, Fulton County Dog Warden, really say Archbold is overrun with pit bull dogs? Tasha Grieser, a local dog activist, said Banister made that statement to the Wauseon Safety and Code committee during a Monday, Jan. 19 meeting. Wauseon officials are considering revising their dog ordinances to remove breedspecific language that puts restrictive requirements on owners of dogs […]

Archbold Fire Log



Jan. 25 8:06 am: House fire, 137 Clinton St., Wauseon, mutual aid for Wauseon Fire Department, cancelled. Feb. 7 6:43 pm: House fire, 03044 Williams Co. Rd. 24-25, mutual aid for Stryker Fire Department. Feb. 8 9:18 am: House fire, 435 Edgewood Dr., Wauseon, mutual aid for Wauseon Fire Department, cancelled. 2:27 pm: Carbon monoxide check, 210 Farmington Rd.


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