Archbold Girls Survive Scare From Perrysburg, Improve To 9-1 On Year

Archbold withstood a fourth-quarter rally by Perrysburg to bring home a 47-43 non-league girls basketball victory, Wednesday, Dec. 27. The Streaks led 14-11 after one, 30-19 at the half, and 39-27 after three. The previously undefeated Yellow Jackets (7-1) outscored AHS 16-8 in the final eight minutes but just fell short. “I’m proud how we competed against a very good […]

Row Earns Boy Scout’s Top Award

Liam Row, 15, Fort Wayne, Ind., and formerly of Archbold, and a member of Archbold Boy Scout Troop 63, received the Eagle Scout award. The top award in scouting was conferred upon him in a ceremony, Wednesday, Dec. 27, at St. Peter Catholic Church. To earn Eagle Scout, Row was required to earn a minimum of 21 merit badges, work […]

AHS Wrestlers Ninth At Border War Invite

Archbold competed in the Tri-State Border War Wrestling Invitational at Defiance College, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 29-30. Niles (Mich.) won the championship, scoring 158.5 points. Findlay was second with 155. Third place went to Swanton with 146.5. Akron Coventry and Sandusky tied for fourth with 146. Archbold scored 107.5 points on the strength of five place-finishers to place ninth. Gavin […]

November Super Streaks

Archbold Elementary School named its Super Streaks for November. Super Streaks are students who demonstrated respectful, responsible, and safe behavior in all areas of the school. Front row, from left: kindergarten students Claire Bowers, Ava Piercefield, Aubrie Wolf, Layla Hernandez. Second row: Collin Rodriguez, Naomi Curry, Adelyn McCance, Baylen Cordes, Audree Plassman, Lucille Meyer, Landon Clark, Caston Grime, Kade Boulton- […]

PHS Boys Knock Off Green Bears 40-32

Pettisville got back on track after suffering its first loss of the season by defeating Ottawa Hills 40-32, Friday, Dec. 29, in the Bird Cage. The Blackbirds (7-1) led 8- 5 after one and 15-13 at halftime. Pettisville outscored the Green Bears (4-3) 25-19 in the second half for the 40-32 victory. Pettisville shot 13-37 from the field for 35% […]

County Unemployment Hits Nine-Year Low

Unemployment in Fulton County during November was 3.7%, the lowest rate in the nine years the Buckeye has kept records. This newspaper has been keeping unemployment records since December 2008, when unemployment announced by the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services was 10.5%. In January 2010, it hit 16%. Unemployment was 3.9% in three separate months: August 2015, October […]

Archbold Police Log

Dec. 22 12:44 pm: Vehicle unlock, 800 block N. Defiance St. 3:44 pm: Found property, McDonald’s. 3:45 pm: Follow-up, on station. 8 pm: Electrical breaker out in Festival of Lights, Ruihley Park. 8:46 pm: Lost dogs, 300 block Short-Buehrer Rd. 10:41 pm: Welfare check, 400 block Park St. Dec. 23 7:15 am: Assist fire-rescue, 800 block Farber Dr. 10:48 am: […]

Fight For The Ball

Ethan Warner, left and Karter Zachrich fight for the ball during Pettisville Mini Bird practice, Thursday, Dec. 28.– photo by David Pugh

Big Changes At Wyse Commons

There have been a lot of changes at Wyse Commons, in the Fairlawn Retirement Campus, in the last few months. Not only in appearance, with new paint and carpet going in, or in tangible things, like lights and air conditioners. Changes have also been made in the concept or philosophy of how the commons operates, to accommodate changes in the […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Nathaniel Saldivar, Archbold, plaintiff vs Brianna Saldivar, Wauseon, defendant. Divorce. Jeannie Dijak, Archbold, plaintiff vs Chris Bates, Archbold, defendant. Divorce. General Star Insurance Company, Stamford, Conn., plaintiff vs Aggressive Title Agency, Inc., Sylvania, defendant. Other civil. Bank of America, Columbus, plaintiff vs Kristine Walborn, Swanton, defendant. Other civil. US Bank National Association, Owensboro, Ky., plaintiff vs Joseph […]

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