Honoring Those Who Served

Fifty-three local veterans were hosted by Archbold Middle School, Friday, Nov. 10 for a Veteran’s Day assembly and breakfast.– courtesy photo


Miller K. Merillat, born and died Nov. 7, 2017. Survivors include his parents, Logan and Danielle Merillat, rural Ridgeville Corners, and three brothers. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.

2017-11-15 E-Edition

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Pentecost Twenty-Third Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Untying The Knots: 2 Corinthians 8:1- 15, 9:1-5–Generosity,” Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite Sunday: Janice Nafziger, Elaine Weyandt, greeters; Peg & Molly Bruner, gathering music, offertory; Anita Roth, song leader; Chris Wyse, worship leader; moment in missions, “Reflections on the Church in South Africa,” Carolyn Short. Message, “Prepare […]

Kidder, Peterson District Soccer Players Of Year

Josh Kidder, an Archbold junior, was named the co- Player of the Year in Division III by the Northwest Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association for the 2017 boys soccer season. Kevin Hileman, Ottawa Hills, was also named Co- Player of the Year. Barnaby Wyse, Pettisville, was named Coach of the Year. Ali Garcia, Archbold, was named Assistant Coach of the […]

Kayla Dusek Is HOSA Officer

Kayla Dusek, a Four County Career Center student from Archbold, is an officer with the HOSA Future Health Professionals chapter for 2017-18. Student s in the group work on chapter projects; compete in district, state, and national leadership and skill competitions; and sponsor student assemblies throughout the school year. Dusek, a student in the health careers program, is the chapter […]

Spartans Not So Pleasant As Streaks Stunned In Regional Semifinal

Archbold played a dominating style of football for most of the evening against Marion Pleasant in a Division V Region 18 semifinal at Donnell Stadium in Findlay, Friday, Nov. 10. It was the final 75 seconds that doomed the Streaks as they dropped a 28-24 heartbreaker. “It was a very tough loss for us,” said David Dominique, Archbold head coach. […]

Chamber Awards

Awards and recognitions were handed out at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce annual meeting, Thursday, Nov. 9. Top left: Recipients of 4 Under 40 awards are, from left: Brian Huffman, Michelle Kruse, Kirk Weldy, and Jesse Kahler. Top right: from left: Rachel Perkins, production assistant, and Kimberly Behnfeldt, customer service, accept the 50-year service award for American Colloid; Bottom […]

Petersen, Zimmerman NWOAL Players Of Year

Dominique Named Coach Of Year

Gabe Petersen, an Archbold senior, was named the Northwest Ohio Athletic League Offensive Player of the Year for the 2017 season while Ben Zimmerman, also an AHS senior, shared Defensive Player of the Year honors with Christian Kahle, Liberty Center. Archbold’s David Dominique was named the NWOAL Coach of the Year. He led the Blue Streaks to a 9-3 record […]


Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Tuesday, Nov. 21, 3-8 pm, Napoleon Elementary School, 725 Westmoreland, Napoleon; Wednesday, Nov. 22, 1-6 pm, American Legion, 1105 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Bereavement Hope for Tomorrow bereavement support group, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 6:30 p.m., Community Health Professionals, 230 Westfield Drive, Archbold. Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief […]