2016-04-13

Pettisville Students Present At Science & Humanities Symposium



Twelve Pettisville students attended the Ohio Junior Sciences and Humanities Symposium at Bowling Green State University, Wednesday through Friday, March 16-18. The event showcases the best high school and junior high science students in the state who have accomplished cutting-edge research in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The top Ohio high school science students and selected […]

Police Crash Reports



Information from three auto mishaps has been released by Archbold police. The first incident occurred at 7:23 pm, Tuesday, March 29, when Tina Skiver, 36, 406 West Street, was driving a car into the garage at her home. The report states Skiver’s foot slipped off the brake pedal and accidental hit the accelerator pedal. The car accelerated, driving partway through […]

Pettisville School Board Okays Coaching Moves



The Pettisville School Board took action on several coaching positions during its Monday, April 11 meeting. In a move that was announced earlier, Greg Nofziger stepped down as head coach of the boys basketball program. As a result, the board chose to non-renew several other coaching positions at the school. The goal is to allow the newly hired coach to […]

4-H News



The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club held its third meeting on Monday, March 28, at the Pettisville Park Pavilion. Enrollment forms and fees were collected. Club officer elections were held. Quality assurance is tomorrow, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., in the Pettisville junior high gym. Park cleanup will be held at the next meeting on Tuesday, April 19, weather permitting, beginning at 6:30 […]

Reports Phone Harassment



Jordan R. Kuszmaul, 29, West Unity, told Archbold police on Wednesday, April 6, about a harassment phone call that he received while at ConAgra. The report states the call was received at 11 pm the previous day. Police closed the case pending further incidents.

AHS Tennis Splits Week



With the temperature at 33 degrees and snow falling, the Archbold boys tennis team opened its season with a 3-2 loss at Sylvania Northview, Monday, April 4. James Kidder said it was the first time in his eight years as AHS head coach that the Streaks played in such conditions. Archbold evened its record at 1-1 with a 3-2 victory […]

Pool Tournament Winners



Winners of the Monday, April 4 pool tournament at Wyse Commons, Fairlawn Retirement Community are, from left: Bud Hitt, first; Tim Nofziger, second; Dave Schaffner, third.– courtesy photo

Public Meetings



Park Board Archbold Village Park Board, Wednesday, April 13, 8 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. FCBDD Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Monday, April 18, 7 p.m., FCBDD, 1210 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, April 18, 5 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. Village Council Archbold Village Council, […]

Pettisville School Screens 41 For Kindergarten



Jason Waldvogel, Pettisville elementary principal, told the Pettisville School Board 41 students attended kindergarten screening at its Monday, April 11 meeting. He said kindergarten registration went very well. Any late registrations are handled by parents calling the school to schedule appointments. Waldvogel also mentioned several events for elementary students, including the Sweetheart Dance, Friday, April 22. There are 70 guests […]

Short Selected For Buckeye Boys State



Alex Short, a junior at Archbold High School and son of Brad and Rachel, was one of four high school juniors selected to participate in American Legion Buckeye Boys State by the American Legion Post 454 and Sons of the American Legion Squadron 454, Ridgeville Corners. Buckeye Boys State is an eight-day intensive education program on Ohio government for high […]