2015-11-04

Voniers Celebrate 50th Anniversary



Tom and Karen Vonier, Archbold, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Tom Vonier and Karen Zaerr were married Nov. 6, 1965, at Archbold United Methodist Church. They have two children, Craig (Cari), Cincinnati, and Chris, Archbold, and six grandchildren.

Archbold Man Hospitalized After Rollover Crash Oct. 24



Toby Lee Schang, 62, Archbold, was hospitalized at the Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, following a single-vehicle crash about 3:49 pm, Saturday, Oct. 24. The Ohio State Highway Patrol report states Schang was driving a pickup east on US20A when the vehicle went off the right side of the road near the Co. Rd. 25 intersection. The pickup struck […]

Show Off Costumes



Joanna Just, left, and Hayden Merillat, Archbold first graders, show off their costumes during the Archbold Elementary School Halloween Costume Parade, Friday, Oct. 30.– photo by David Pugh

Wyse, Aldrich To Marry Nov. 21



Patrick and Teresa Wyse, Archbold, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Nicole, Archbold, to Elliott Aldrich, Archbold, son of Dale and Terri, Archbold. The couple will exchange wedding vows in a private ceremony on Nov. 21, 2015.

Report Assault



Archbold police were called to the Circle K convenience store about 4:32 am, Saturday, Oct. 24, on a report of an assault. Theresa L. Taylor, 33, Archbold, told police she had been assaulted by a male person about 3:30 am at the store. Taylor suffered an apparent minor injury. The man left the scene before officers arrived. Police conducted a […]

Pilots Shoot Down Birds In District Finals



Ayersville (25-0) took control early in every game of the Division IV district championship volleyball match, as the Pilots defeated Pettisville 25-23, 25-17, 25-15, Thursday, Oct. 29, at Defiance. The Pilots led 11-3 in the first game before the Birds made a valiant comeback to within two, 22-20. A Brittany Addington kill made it 23-20, and an out-of-bounds spike by […]

Interim Police Chief Says Trick Or Treat Goes Well



Thom Ross, Archbold interim police chief, said Trick or Treat Night in the North Pointe subdivision went well. In 2013, in response to large crowds of trick or treaters walking in the streets in the subdivision and a largerthan usual number of vehicles, village officials began closing roads, establishing one-way traffic, and restricting parking in North Pointe. Ross said overall, […]

Public Meetings



Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Nov. 5, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. German Township Trustees, Monday, Nov. 9, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold. Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, Nov. 9, 8:30 a.m., Franklin Township Building, Zone. Park Board Ridgeville Park Board, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station.

Vikings Win Shootout In Season Finale



It doesn’t seem like 10 weeks have passed, but for Archbold and David Dominique, first-year head football coach, the season was a success even though the Blue and Gold finished 4-6, 2-5 in Northwest Ohio Athletic League action. Hosting Evergreen (5-5, 2-5 NWOAL), Friday, Oct. 30, in the season finale, the Streaks fell 28-26 in a second half shootout. “The […]

Costume Parade



Ella Grime, an Archbold third grader, shows off her costume during the Halloween Costume Parade, Friday, Oct. 30, at Archbold Elementary School.– photo by David Pugh