2016-10-12

Dale Kern Is Citizen Of Year



Dale Kern was “totally shocked” when he learned he had been selected as the Archbold Lions Club 2016 Citizen of the Year. It was Wednesday, Oct. 5. “I had a phone call on the answering service that I was to call Aaron Rex (superintendent of the Archbold School District),” Kern said. “He gave me his school number and his cell […]

Lawn Tractor Stolen



A lawn tractor, valued at $4,210, was stolen from the backyard of a residence sometime between 10:30 pm, Wednesday, Oct. 5, and noon, Thursday, Oct. 6, an Archbold police report states. Timothy Moulton, 51, 303 Stamm St., Archbold, told officers the tractor was taken from his backyard. The machine itself, which has a 22-horsepower motor, has a value of $3,500. […]

Pool Tournament Winners



Winners in the Monday, Oct. 3 pool tournament at Wyse Commons in the Fairlawn Haven Retirement Community are, from left: Dale Gautsche, third; Dale Horst, second; Gary Friesen, first.– courtesy photo

AHS Golf Team Heads To State Tournament



The Archbold golf team advanced to the state tournament for only the second time in school history, Thursday, Oct. 6. The first time was in 2008, when the Streaks advanced in Division III. In 2016, the team will play in the Div. II state tournament. Front: Luke Rosebrook, manager. Back row, from left: Mike Rosebrook, coach; Mitch Grosjean; Kade Kern; […]

Woman Released After Arrest



Meagan M. Bunce, 30, East Gardens, was released from the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio after she was arrested Sunday, Oct. 2, on a charge of domestic violence. The Archbold police report states officers were called to the apartment for a domestic disturbance about 6:07 pm. The alleged victim was identified as Angelo M. Cranston, 29, same address. The officer […]

AHS Golf State-Bound



A version of this article was posted to www.ArchboldBuckeye.com, Thursday, Oct. 6, 11:24 pm. Archbold will play in the Division II state golf tournament for only the second time in school history after finishing second at the district tournament last week. The top two teams and two individuals not on qualifying teams advance to the state tourney, Friday and Saturday, […]

Village-Township Meeting Opens Lines Of Communication



Lines of communication that had been closed for weeks were opened Thursday, Oct. 6, in a joint meeting of Archbold Village Council and German Township Trustees. While there was no substantial movement on the council request to separate from the township, both sides agreed to meet and discuss the sale of the Archbold Fire Department equipment to the village. The […]

Public Meetings



FCBDD Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Monday, Oct. 17, 1:30 p.m., preceded by work session starting at 9 a.m., FCBDD, 1210 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. Library Board Archbold Community Library Board and Audit Committee, Wednesday, Oct. 12, 7 p.m., ACL, Stryker St. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Oct. 17, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. […]

Archbold Boys Soccer Keeps On Rolling



The Archbold boys soccer team came home with two road wins last week, including a win in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League. Archbold defeated Continental 7-0 in a non-league game and Liberty Center 5- 0 in a league contest to up its record to 14-0-1, 4-0-1 NWOAL. The Streaks, ranked sixth in the latest Division III Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches […]

Spaghetti & Pumpkin Meatballs?



Kaiden Myers, left, and Paige Powell, second grade students at Pettisville, look over some of the decorated pumpkins that were part of this year’s Pettisville Pumpkin Fest, Friday, Oct. 7. The event included a show of pumpkins, games, and a pancake and sausage supper.– photo by David Pugh