2019-01-16

Archbold Police Log



Jan. 4 1:50 pm: 911 hang-up, 600 block Haven Dr., accidental, all okay. 1:58 pm: Citation to Rosemary Gomez, 27, Archbold, passing a stopped school bus with its lights flashing, 200 block S. Clyde’s Way. 2:16 pm: Vehicle unlock, 100 block S. Defiance St. 2:53 pm: Vehicle unlock, Sauder Woodworking medical building. 3:04 pm: Road blocked by train, West Barre […]

Archbold Girls Beat Indians, Fall To Holgate



The Archbold girls basketball team lost a non-league game to Holgate, 43-38, but came back to defeat Wauseon 55-48 to improve to 2-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League last week. Holgate 43, AHS 38 The difference was never wider than five points when the Tigers visited the Thunderdome, Tuesday, Jan. 8. The score was tied at 13 after one, […]

Chuck Forward Duals Cancelled, AHS Boys Game Postponed

Expected Snowstorm Forces Schedule Changes

Allan Gladieux, AHS athletic director, announced the Chuck Foward Wrestling Duals scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 19, have been cancelled. Also, the AHS boys basketball game with Nappoleon, previously scheduled for Saturday, has been postponed until Monday, Jan. 21.-Posted 1.18, 1:45 pm

Western Dist. Court News



(Note: In the listing of traffic offenses, the first number is actual speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Kevin Scott Onweller, Morenci, Mich., speeding, 64-50, St. Rt. 108, $37, $93. Roger LaPlante, Archbold, failure to yield, S. Defiance St at Lafayette St., $102, $93. Jeffrey Adam Kunesh, Ney, expired license plates, […]

Blue Streak Matmen Knock Out Raiders



Archbold took to the road on a snowy afternoon to square off against Wayne Trace, Saturday, Jan. 12, and came home with a 40-21 victory. Kasyn Schaffner (160 pounds), Mason Babcock (182 lbs.), Gibson Burkholder (195 lbs.) and Izzy Reyes (220 lbs.) recorded pins to lead the Streaks. Juan Garcia (138 lbs.) scored a 12-4 major decision. Andrew Francis (120 […]

2019-01-16 E-Edition

Counterfeit Bill Passed



A counterfeit $50 bill was found at the Archbold Mc- Donald’s last month. The phony bill was reported to police on Sunday, Dec. 30. Police are investigating.

AHS Boys Top Ranked In Div. III



Archbold was ranked first in Division III in the first Associated Press boys basketball poll of the season. The Streaks were topranked with 174 points, including 14 first-place votes. Wheelersburg was second with 111. Ottawa-Glandorf was sixth and Genoa, seventh. “We don’t pay attention to that, to be honest,” said Joe Frank, AHS head coach. “That’s something for the people […]

Find Suspected Marijuana



A request to Archbold police to unlock a locked vehicle led to the discovery of a material believed to be marijuana, Friday, Jan. 4. An officer was called to Fusion Health & Fitness about 5:28 pm to unlock a vehicle. When it was unlocked, the officer reported he smelled a strong odor of marijuana. With the vehicle owner detained, a […]

PHS Girls Improve To 7-1 In BBC



Pettisville sits atop the Buckeye Border Conference girls basketball standings with a 7-1 record after the Birds defeated Edon and Montpelier last week. The Blackbirds traveled to Edon, Tuesday, Jan. 8, and edged out the Blue Bombers 43-42. They were back on the road, Friday, Jan. 11 to Montpelier, and came home with a 42-24 victory. Pettisville is 10-3 overall. […]