Senior Center Fulton County Senior Center, Archbold site, Ruihley Park Scout Cabin, program highlights: Oct. 1, living wills, power of attorney, advanced directives; Oct. 8, closed; Oct. 12, wear plaid/ flannel; Oct. 15, guitar music, Mark Lozer; Oct. 19, wear gray; Oct. 22, toe nail clinic, blood pressure checks; Oct. 26, music by Elwyn Bates. Parkinson Support Parkinson’s and other […]

AHS Girls Golf Team Wins First NWOAL Invitational

The Archbold girls golf team won the inaugural Northwest Ohio Athletic League golf invitational, Friday, Sept. 21, at Auglaize Golf Club. The Streaks finished with a team score of 410 points, 27 strokes ahead of second place Patrick Henry. Evergreen finished third with 442. Ema Heckel, a freshman, finished third with a score of 97. Josee Grime was one stroke […]

Taken To FCHC After Car-Train Crash

Matthew A. Davis, 23, Napoleon, was taken to the Fulton County Health Center following a car-train collision, Tuesday, Sept. 11. The Archbold police report states at about 10:16 pm, a sport-utility vehicle driven by Davis was traveling west on West Barre Road, while a Norfolk-Southern locomotive with 19 cars was backing south on the Archbold industrial spur track. Davis struck […]

Public Meetings

Trustees Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Oct. 1, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners.

Patriots March Past Streaks

Patrick Henry used a fierce running attack and strong defense to stun Archbold 28-14, Friday, Sept. 21, in a Northwest Ohio Athletic League football contest at PH. “(PH) came out ready to go, and we unfortunately didn’t play good football for four quarters,” said David Dominique, AHS head coach. “Their running backs were running through holes and their linemen were […]

Archbold Called To Assist At Barn Fire

Archbold firefighters assisted three other departments at a barn fire near the intersection of US20A and Co. Rd. 19, Saturday afternoon, Sept. 22. Rick Sluder, Wauseon fire chief, said Wauseon firefighters were dispatched to the fire at about 12:34 pm. When they arrived, they discovered what he described as an “older-style, homestead-type barn” fully involved. “The siding was starting to […]

Lisa Short Receives 2018 Housing Award

Lisa Short, Archbold, received the 2018 award for Excellence in Rural Rental Housing at the recent Ohio Rural Housing Conference. The award was given for her work as property manager at the Fairlawn Apartments, part of the Fairlawn Retirement Community. The award was granted “for excellence in operations of a Section 515 Apartment Community.” The award is presented by the […]

Indians, Eagles No Match For AHS Boys

Archbold spent last week on the road as the Streaks faced Wauseon in a Northwest Ohio Athletic League contest and Liberty Benton in a non-league affair. Ranked seventh in last week’s Division III Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association poll, the Streaks were victorious over both, shutting out the Indians 8-0 and knocking off the Eagles 5-1 to run their record […]

Animals At The Library

There are probably a thousand serious and logical reasons not to have cats, or any kind of pets, at the Archbold Community Library. The discussion started when stray cat walked through the front door and made it known that the library was a fine place to live– stretching out on the desk of Sonya Huser, library director. Why not keep it […]

Archbold Police Log

Sept. 14 9:28 am: Assist fire rescue, Frozen Specialties. 10:10 am: Vehicle unlock, Lee Supply. 10:37 am: Vehicle unlock, Archbold One Stop Center. 11:17 am: Runaway juvenile, 400 block Vine St., spoke with parent who advised possible location; located child, returned to parent. 12:08 pm: Bulldog in backyard, 400 block Buckeye St. 12:10 pm: Reckless operation, 900 block West Barre […]