2015-04-29

No Fire Found Monday



Andy Brodbeck, Archbold fire chief, said firefighters were dispatched to a possible house fire at 705 West Lutz Road about 1:43 pm, Monday, April 27. No fire was found when they arrived. The owner of the property is listed as Lois Layman, who lives at the address. Brodbeck said an ill person was taken from the residence and transported to […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years Ago Wednesday, May 4, 2005 After months and years of discussion and planning, the North Defiance Street construction project officially started. A roadblock and detour signs went up before 9 am, Monday morning. Randy Nofzinger, a Pettisville electrical contractor, is on crutches after he was injured when a utility pole broke that he was working on. Archbold American […]

2015-04-29 E-Edition

Parents Announce May 30 Wedding



Jim and Sandi Snyder, Engadine, Mich., announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Emily Joy, to Nathaniel David Hammersmith, son of Tracy and Amy, Archbold. The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of Archbold High School and a graduate of Lake Superior State University with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education. She is employed as a teacher by […]

Public Meetings



Trustees Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, May 4, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, May 4, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St.

Blue Streaks Continue Quest For 10th Straight NWOAL Championship



The Archbold softball team won Northwest Ohio Athletic League contests against Wauseon and Montpelier while dropping two tight non-league contests. The Streaks dropped a 3-1 decision to Anthony Wayne while losing a 1-0 decision to Elmwood in nine innings. Archbold stands 12-4, 4-0 NWOAL. AHS 9, Wauseon 2 The Streaks jumped out to a 7-0 lead after two innings and […]

Kauffman Named Resident Assistant



Emily Kauffman, PHS ‘14, daughter of Jeff and Jan, has been named a resident assistant at Hesston (Kan.) College for the 2015-16 academic year. Resident assistants are sophomore students who lead nine to 15 students in the dorms and serve as a communication link between students and the resident director. They direct dorm activities and assist the administration in the […]

Warn Juveniles



A group of juveniles received a warning from Archbold police, states a report filed by an officer. An officer was dispatched to Archbold Middle School, Thursday, April 9, at 3:18 pm. The incident in question was described as a verbal altercation between juveniles. All involved received warnings.

Streaks Sweep Diller Invite



The Archbold boys and girls track teams swept the Diller Invitational, Saturday, April 25, at Ayersville. It was the AHS boys second straight title. The girls team improved on last year’s second-place performance. All events were run as fi- nals, with no preliminaries due to the weather and the attempt to have the athletes finish as soon as possible, according […]

Shannon Named To Honor Society



Devin Shannon, Archbold, has been inducted into Alpha Delta Nu, the nursing honor society, at Northwest State Community College. He was one of 12 NSCC nursing students recently inducted. Members must maintain a minimum 3.0 gpa withatleastaBinallnursing classes to qualify.


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