House Church Ninth At 75-Team Bible Quiz Tournament

After six exciting wins and three close losses, House Church finished ninth out of 75 teams at the Ohio/Pennsylvania Bible Quiz Tournament at Central Christian High School, Kidron, Ohio, Saturday and Sunday, March 19-20. A North Clinton team was one of only eight teams to win their first three matches in the winners bracket and then went on to finish […]

Eight Return On AHS Baseball Team

Dick Selgo, Archbold head baseball coach, welcomes back eight letterwinners for the 2016 season. Selgo starts his eighth season at the helm of the Blue and Gold and has compiled a 153-81 record. Last season the Streaks finished 20-6, 5-3 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. Selgo lost five letterwinners to graduation, but is quick to point out that this […]


Fulton Co. Health Center March 11: Stephanie Garrett, Delta, girl; Toni & Justin Waldvogel, Archbold, girl. March 14: Honour & Corey Ruffer, Archbold, girl. March 15: Jessica & Andrew Allen, Napoleon, boy. _________________________

Five Return For AHS Boys Tennis

Five junior letterwinners are back for James Kidder, Archbold head boys tennis coach, when the 2016 season swings into action, Monday, April 4, at Sylvania Northview. Kidder enters his eighth season at the helm of the Streaks. He finished last year with a 5-10 record. Returning are Jereme Rupp, Alex Short, Lucas Rupp, Michael Short, and Ozzie Juarez. “We have […]

Archbold Police Log

March 11 12:38 pm: Misuse of credit card information, N. Lincoln St. 2:09 pm: Assist fire-rescue, 300 block Stryker St. 5:23 pm: Traffic stop, N. Defiance St. at E. Lutz Rd., verbal warning for expired plates, failure to use turn signal; citation to Angelo Cranston, 29, Archbold, driving while license suspended; written warning to owner of vehicle for wrongful entrustment. […]

Ten Return For Pettisville Softball

Kendra Stahl, Pettisville head softball coach, welcomes back 10 letterwinners when the 2016 season gets underway, Monday, March 28, at Montpelier. Stahl has compiled an 80- 48 record in her seven years at the helm. She hopes to improve on an 8-12 record last year with a 5-5 finish in the Buckeye Border Conference. “We have five seniors on the […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Sydney Wagner, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Devon Harris, Noble, obligor. URESA. Brent Leady, Fayette and Andrea Leady, Northwood, petitioners. Dissolution. Nationstar Mortgage, LLC, Coppell, Texas, plaintiff vs Paulette Ehret, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. Sun West Mortgage Company, Inc, Cerritos, Calif., plaintiff vs Randall Rober, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. Midland Funding, LLC, San Diego, Calif., plaintiff vs Thomas Rober, Swanton, defendant. […]

Nine Back For AHS Softball

Nine letterwinners are back for Joe Frank, Archbold head softball coach, from a team that finished 25-5, 8-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League last year. It was the 10th straight year the Streaks won or shared the league title. The Streaks made it all the way to the Division III regional finals before falling to Bloom Carroll, the eventual […]

Council Approves Retire-Rehire For Interim Police Chief

Thom Ross, interim chief of the Archbold Police Department, will soon draw a pension check and a regular paycheck. Council approved the procedure, known as retire-rehire, at its Monday night, March 21 meeting. Jeff Fryman, mayor, said council made the decision to offer Ross the retire-rehire option in order to add stability to the department. With Joe Wyse, APD chief, […]

Area Woman Treated, Released After Mishap

Diane F. Nafziger, 66, rural Wauseon, was treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center after she was injured in a crash in the Central Mennonite Church parking lot about 11:36 am, Tuesday, March 15. The sheriff report on the mishap states her vehicle drove into a light pole with a concrete base. Archbold Rescue transported Nafziger to FCHC. […]