Fulton Co. Health Center Jan. 15: Trayca James, Fayette, girl; Mallory Myers- Blumerick & Zachary Blumerick, Morenci, Mich., boy. Jan. 18: Taylor & Jason Rodriguez, West Unity, boy; Jessica & Jeffrey Jaffo, Wauseon, girl. Jan. 20: Chandra & John Cooper, Napoleon, boy.

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Breynna Sprow, left, and Jasmyn Barton, PHS cheerleaders, lead the fans in a cheer during a recent Pettisville boys basketball game.– photo by Mary Huber

Council Purchases Two Pickups

Archbold Village Council approved the purchase of two pickups from Terry Henricks Chrysler-Dodge- Jeep-Ram during its Monday, Jan. 18 meeting. The new trucks, a one half-ton model and a three-quarter ton vehicle, will replace 2000- and 2003-model trucks, both operated by the village street department. “They’re getting in pretty rough shape,” said Dennis Howell, village administrator. The replacement of the […]


Agriculture Education Pettisville Agriculture Education Adult Ed Advisory Committee, Monday, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Pettisville High School ag room. Topic: Solar power. Senior Center Fulton County Senior Center, Archbold site, Ruihley Park Scout Cabin, program highlights: Feb. 1, the truth about hospice and home health; Feb. 3, blood pressure check; Feb. 5, Super Bowl 50 bingo; Feb. 8, music by […]

Fifth-Ranked Streaks Come Back To Defeat Springfield 64-57

Down 9-0 less than two minutes into the game, the Archbold girls basketball team (16-1), ranked fifth in Division III by the Associated Press, kept its composure and came back to win 64-57, Monday, Jan. 18, at Springfield High School. “This was a very good win for us tonight against a good Springfield team,” said Brian Ziegler, AHS head coach. […]

Bobby Clifford “Bob” David

Bobby Clifford “Bob” David, age 77, of Archbold, passed away Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold.  Prior to his retirement he worked as a licensed general contractor, both residential and commercial, in many locations, including California, Texas, Virginia, and Nevada. He had also been the construction superintendent for Sauder Woodworking in Archbold. He served […]

“Sla(y)in Beasts” Wins Bible Quiz

It was standing-room-only as youths and supporters filled Eastland Baptist Church, Bryan, Sunday, Jan. 24, with Bible quiz excitement. John Dinius, area coordinator, announced, “What an exciting day of quizzing! Over half of the matches today were decided by 20 points or less.” The Tedrow Mennonite Church quiz team, “Sla(y)in Beasts,” especially enjoyed the event as it was the only […]

AHS Wrestlers Split With Wauseon, LC

Archbold played host to Wauseon and Liberty Center in a pair of Northwest Ohio Athletic League contests, Thursday, Jan. 21. It was Senior Night for seven AHS wrestlers– Garrett Grime, David Bell, Oran Humbert, Angel Luna, Lukas Rodriguez, Derek Humbert, and Jacob Trejo– who were participating in their final home matches of their high school careers. The Streaks lost to […]

2016-01-27 E-Edition

Archbold Police Log

Jan. 15 8:54 am: Served civil process papers, 200 block Bankey Ave. 6:53 pm: 911 hang-up, Archbold High School, verbal warning to repeat offender. Jan. 16 10:20 am: Domestic trouble, 1000 block Olds Lane. 4:18 pm: Subject turned in property found in a recently purchased vehicle; owners contacted. 6:33 pm: Reckless operation, 2000 block S. Defiance St., unfounded. Jan. 17 […]

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