Pettisville Pumpkin Festival Winners

Winners at the 25th annual Pettisville Pumpkin Festival, Friday, Oct. 5: 2nd grade, Mrs. Borton: Canyon Brown, 1st; Ali Genter, 2nd. 2nd grade, Mrs. Holsopple: Jamison Beck, 1st; Colette Heising, 2nd. 4th grade, Mrs. Miller: Casin Nofziger, 1st place; Kaleb Wyse, 2nd. 4th grade, Mr. Hoops: Ashalyn Rice, 1st; Robert “Mac” Armstrong, 2nd. 6th grade, Mrs. Walker: Sophie Dimick, 1st; […]

Public Meetings

Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Oct. 22, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. School Board Pettisville School Board, Monday, Oct. 22, 7 p.m., library, Pettisville School, 232 Summit St. Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Oct. 18, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. German Township Trustees, Monday, Oct. 22, 7:30 a.m., township building, 305 […]

Library Board Seeks Two New Members

The Archbold Library Board is seeking two new members before 2019 starts. Jay Budde, board member and former board president, resigned from the board. Sonya Huser, library director, said his letter of resignation was dated Aug. 27. Appointed in January 2011, he had just started his second seven-year term. Also, the term of Teri Krebs, board member, will expire at […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Oct. 4: Bethany & Matthew Stuckey, Archbold, girl. Oct. 6: Bonnie & Craig Gors, Archbold, twins: boy & girl; Trinity Gill, Wauseon, girl. Oct. 8: Grace & Kenny Hartman, Wauseon, boy. Oct. 9: Stephanie Klawitter, Wauseon, boy.

Pipeline Impact On School Unknown

The Rover natural-gas pipeline, which travels through the Archbold School District, will have an impact on the school district financial picture. But Christine Ziegler, district treasurer, does not know what that impact will be. Speaking to the Archbold School Board at its Monday, Oct. 15 meeting, she said, “I have received information from the Fulton County auditor, the Henry County […]

Div. III Sectional Volleyball

Fairview 3, Archbold 1

Fourth-seeded Fairview defeated Archbold 24-26, 25-16, 25-11, 25-12 in a Div. III sectional semifinal, Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Fairview. The Apaches advance to the Div. III sectional finals at Evergreen, Saturday, Oct. 20.–Posted 10.17, 9:42 pm


German Lutheran Heritage German Lutheran Heritage Association open meeting, Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 p.m., Lutheran Social Services, St. Rts. 66 and 34, south of Archbold. Speaker: Jayne Davis. Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Monday, Oct. 22, 11-4 p.m., Northwest State Community College, 22600 St. Rt. 34, Archbold.

A2A Concerts A Plus

Austin-To-Archbold, A2A for short, is a concert series that brings musicians from Austin, Texas and other parts of the country to perform in Archbold. Archbold Village Council supports these shows with $5,000; the Archbold Area Foundation and the state of Ohio each contribute as well. Criticism can be directed at the program. Why pay musicians to travel all the way […]

Div. III Sectional Boys Soccer

AHS 13, Cardinal Stritch 0

Archbold won its seventh sectional title in nine years of varsity soccer with a 13-0 win over Cardinal Stritch, Wednesday, Oct. 17, in a Div. III sectional final. The Streaks advance to the district finals, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 7 pm, at Rossford against Liberty Center, who defeated Maumee Valley Country Day in their sectional final 3-2 in overtime. The district […]

AHS Boys Golf Team Places 10th At Div. II State Tournament!

The Archbold boys golf team finished with a team score of 724 to place 10th at the Division II state tournament, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 12-13, at The Ohio State University Scarlet Golf Course, Columbus. Gahanna Columbus Academy won its second straight state title with a score of 625, 49-over par. Chardon Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin finished second for the third […]

Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.