Eagle Scout Candidate Tells School Board About Medical Kits

All 76 classrooms in the Archbold School District could soon have resources to deal with more severe medical emergencies. The Archbold School Board heard from Levi Baus, 14, Archbold, who is working on his Eagle Scout project, at its Monday, Oct. 24 meeting. Baus, a member of Archbold Boy Scout Troop 63, has raised almost $4,500 toward his goal of […]

Archbold Man Sentenced

Paul Schoenhals, 23, rural Archbold, was sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court on Tuesday, Oct. 18. The sentence stems from a Nov. 27, 2015, incident in which Schoenhals operated a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. After being arrested on that charge, he kicked a law enforcement officer as he was being placed in the back of […]

Frank Selected As DC Alumni Coach Of Year

Joe Frank, Archbold, was one of seven Defiance College alumni selected as 2016 Coaches of the Year during Homecoming festivities, Saturday, Oct. 15. Frank, a member of the DC Class of 1983, was recognized after a stellar year and career as head coach of the Archbold High School softball team. He helped lead the Blue Streaks to an 11th straight […]

Archbold Woman Involved In Crash Near Wauseon

Christina Holland Seriously Injured

The Toledo Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle serious injury crash which occurred on State Route 108 at County Road C in Clinton Township, Fulton County.  The crash occurred this morning, Wednesday, Oct. 26, at approximately 10:25 a.m. A 2010 Chevrolet Suburban, operated by Dawond Hunt, 36, of Wauseon, was northbound on State Route 108.  […]

Fall Color

Mother Nature is dressing herself in colors such as browns, yellows, and rust, a sure sign that fall has arrived. This scene, along Co. Rd. 22 north of St. Rt. 2, shows different trees display different colors as the season progresses. Soon enough, all the leaves will be gone, and Mother Nature will begin her long winter slumber.– photo by […]

Mailbox Vandalized

Leo R. Belavich, 76, 1206 Lindau Street, told police his mailbox was vandalized sometime between 9 pm, Wednesday, Oct. 19, and 9:53 am the following morning. There are no suspects in the case. Damage was set at $60.


Becca Gerig, a junior at Taylor University, Upland, Ind., is one of two players on the TU volleyball team with 318 kills and has had 323 digs during the 2016 season. Gerig, AHS ‘14 and daughter of Doug and Sue, plays all the way around the rotation, rare at the level she’s playing at. She has had a number of […]


Archbold 3, Ottawa Hills 2

Ahead 2-1 at the half, Archbold found the back of the net once in the second half while Ottawa Hills (13-5-1) scored only once more, and the Streaks won the Div. III district boys soccer championship 3-2, Saturday, Oct. 29, at Rossford. Archbold (18-0-1) advances to the regional semifinals, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 7 pm, at Sandusky High School. The Streaks […]

Candidates Running For State, U. S. Representative

Fulton County voters will cast ballots in races for state representative in Ohio House District 47 and the U.S. House of Representatives when they go to the polls, Tuesday, Nov. 8, for the general election. Ohio House District 47 includes western and northern Fulton County and western Lucas County. 47th District Derek Merrin was appointed to the Ohio House of […]

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper seeks help in solving a theft from a rural Fayette home which occurred on or about Sept. 16. Taken were two 12-gauge, single-shot, break-action shotguns, a one-karat light blue teardrop ring with two small diamonds on the sides, and a 1/8-karat diamond anniversary band with “Greg Indiana” engraved on the inside of the band. Total loss: […]