2018-10-31

Juveniles Caught By Bike Patrol



An Archbold police officer on bicycle patrol discovered two juveniles vandalizing a car about 6:20 pm, Wednesday Oct. 24. In his report, the officer wrote the juveniles were writing on the back window of a car owned by Rachel Jones, 43, 702 West Holland St. Jones told the officer she did not want the vehicle marked on in the future. […]

Fulton County Special Olympics



Fulton County Special Olympics traveled to Columbus the weekend of Oct. 19 to compete in the 2018 state bowling competition. Top: Team 3 received a silver medal. From left: Phil Bartus, Delta; Brianna Lillie, Archbold; Jenny Whaley, Delta, and Austin Double, Archbold. Middle: Team 1 finished fifth. From left: Roger Wolfram, Wauseon; Jason Pfund, Wauseon; Ann Schroeder, Archbold, and Jason […]

Div. III Regional Boys Soccer

Regional Final Scheduled To Be Played At Port Clinton

The Div. III regional championship game between Archbold and Port Clinton is currently scheduled to be played Saturday, Nov. 3, 2 pm, at Port Clinton High School.-Updated 11.1, 3:55 pm —— The Archbold boys soccer team shut out Kalida 4-0 in a Div. III regional semifinal, Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Findlay. The Streaks (19-1-0) play Independence (20-0-0), Saturday, Nov. 3, […]

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court Frances Bresure, Delta, plaintiff vs Kisha Beckett, Wauseon, defendant. Domestic violence (civil protection order). David Gorrell, Delta, and Stephanie Gorrell, Wauseon, petitioners. Dissolution. James Oyer, Archbold and Ruthann Oyer, Archbold, petitioners. Dissolution. Nationstar Mortgage, LLC, Coppell, Texas, plaintiff vs Sharon Drewes, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. JP Morgan Chase Bank, Westerville, plaintiff vs Sharon Drewes, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. Pennymac […]

Lions Club Celebrates 60th Charter Night



The Archbold Lions Club celebrated its 60th Charter Night, Tuesday, Oct. 16. The club chartered with 23 members in September 1958. The one remaining charter member is Robert Ebersole, now living in Goshen, Ind. Dignitaries helping the club celebrate the evening: Dean Carruthers, Lion district governor from the Mc- Comb Club; Don Weirchert, Spencerville, Lion vice district governor; and Rebecca […]

Ohio Gas Issues Scam Warning



    Ohio Gas Company officials have issued a warning about a telephone scam targeting the company’s customers.     A telephone caller claims to be an Ohio Gas employee, and threatens to shut off gas service unless an immediate payment is made.     The caller demands the payment be made using a pre-paid debit card, such as Visa, Master Card or […]

Missing Car Not Stolen



A car originally reported as stolen was actually in the possession of a repair shop and was returned to the owner, an Archbold police report states. Lynette Flowers, 66, Archbold, told police about ­3: 37 pm, Tuesday, Oct. 23, her car was not in the parking lot at Archbold Medical Center when she arrived to pick it up. The car […]

Blue Streaks Knock Off Top-Ranked Ottawa Hills To Win District Title



Trey Theobald scored the game winner in the late stages of a wet and rainy Division III district boys soccer final to propel Archbold to a 2-1 victory over top- ranked Ottawa Hills, Saturday, Oct. 27, at Rossford. “We knew that we had the chance to score goals on them, and we knew we had the chance to hang with […]

State Cross Country Tournament Postponed

Meet Postponed One Week

The Ohio High School Athletic Association has postponed Saturday’s state cross country tournament and is moving the championships to Saturday, Nov. 10, due to flooding conditions on the course at National Trail Raceway in Hebron, Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass has announced.   “While I wholeheartedly understand the impact this move has for all those involved in the event, this is […]

Man Sentenced



A Napoleon man was sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court Thursday, Oct. 18, on charges of theft and forgery: •Michael P. Prystash, Jr., 45; indicted April 16 on two counts, theft, eight counts, forgery; entered guilty plea to one count theft, four counts, forgery Aug. 10; on or about March 15-22, stole and forged blank checks; sentenced to four […]