Archbold EMS Log

June 23 7:05 pm: Accident, Ohio Turnpike, transported one to Fulton County Health Center. 10:11 pm: Fox Chase, medical, transported to FCHC. June 24 6:32 pm: Sauder Woodworking, Myers Rd. plant, medical, transported to FCHC. No time listed: Accident, US20A at Co. Rd. 16, cancelled. 9:52 pm: Fairlawn Haven, injury, transported to FCHC. June 25 12:32 am: 400 block S. […]

Junior Acme Falls In State Semifinal

Hoping to defend its state title, the Archbold Junior Acme baseball team advanced to the state semifinals before falling to Toledo St. Francis 11-1, Sunday afternoon, July 10, in six innings. The Blue Streaks, who finished with a 24-7 record, shut out Miami East 16-0 in the quarterfinals, Saturday, July 9. Minster (13-3) then defeated St. Francis (12-5) 3-1 to […]

Nothing Resolved In Meeting Of Village, Township Officials

Officials of the village of Archbold have asked the German Township trustees to give them a price to purchase the Archbold fire trucks and other equipment at a meeting at 5 pm, Monday, July 11. Representatives from both sides agreed nothing was resolved at the meeting. The joint meeting was billed as a meeting of the council police and fire […]

Archbold Fire Log

June 23 8:50 pm: Assist Wauseon Fire Department with accident involving commercial vehicle carrying hazardous material, 32-mile marker, Ohio Turnpike. July 2 8:14 pm: Assist Napoleon Fire Department, station standby. July 4 10:43 am: Assist Wauseon Fire Department, structure fire, 621 Ottokee St. July 5 2:28 am: 7071 Co. Rd. 24, brush fire. 10:08 am: Assist Wauseon Fire Department, 1475 […]

Acme Team Advances To District Final

The Archbold Acme baseball team (22-5) advanced to last night’s district final after defeating Ottawa-Glandorf 4-2 and Patrick Henry 10-4 last weekend. In the Streaks’ win over O-G, Saturday, July 9, Sam Peterson was the winning pitcher. Toby Walker, Jeron Williams, and Bryce Williams all had singles. Against PH, Sunday, July 10, Trevor Rupp was the winning pitcher. Gabe Peterson […]

Sesquicentennial Celebration This Week!

After two years of planning and preparation, the Archbold Sesquicentennial celebration has arrived. The five days of events start today, Wednesday, at 7:30 pm with a Community Worship Service at Founder’s Hall. The booklet for the walking tour of historic sites throughout the village has been printed and delivered to various locations around the village. Jim Wyse, a co-chairman of […]

Public Meetings

School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, July 18, 4:30 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. Water & Sewer Ridgeville Township Water & Sewage District Board, Thursday, July 14, 7:30 p.m., township building, St. Rt. 6, downtown Ridgeville.

Hire Two At Special School Board Meeting

The Archbold Area School Board approved hiring two people during a special meeting, Thursday, July 7. Stacy Guelde was hired as the intervention specialist at the middle school. She replaced Elizabeth Lewis. The board accepted Lewis’ resignation at the same meeting. Aaron Rex, superintendent, said Lewis took a position with the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center. The board also approved […]

District Champions!

Archbold Acme Baseball Team Wins District 2 Title

The Archbold Acme baseball team defeated Ottawa-Glandorf 2-1 to win the District 2 title, Tuesday, July 12, at Patrick Henry. The Streaks play Perrysburg in the opening round of the state tournament, Saturday, July 16, 2:30 pm, at Celina.-Posted 7.12, 9:16 pm

No Injuries In Three-Vehicle Accident

No one was injured in a three-vehicle accident that occurred about 12:13 pm, Thursday, July 7 on South Defiance Street, an Archbold police report states. A sport-utility vehicle, driven by Gary Waidelich, 51, rural Archbold, was traveling north on South Defi- ance Street, and was stopped at the traffic light for the West Barre Road intersection. Stopped behind him was […]