2019 Pettisville Homecoming Court

Members of the 2019 Pettisville High School Homecoming Court were presented to the audience prior to the PHS-Ayersville boys basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 2. Front row, from left: Sydnie Adkins, sophomore attendant; Bekah Holsopple, senior attendant; Aaliyah Saldivar, kindergarten attendant; Elizabeth Beck, queen; Spencer Clutter, kindergarten escort; Kate Stuber, junior attendant; Mya Meck, freshman attendant. Back row: Micah Yoder, sophomore […]

Public Meetings

Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Feb. 7, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. German Township Trustees, Monday, Feb. 11, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold. Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, Feb. 11, 8 p.m., Franklin Township Building, Zone. Park Board Archbold Village Park Board, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance […]

Earns Scholarship

Lynnsey Crouch, PHS ‘17, daughter of Jeremy and Kim, was awarded scholarships from the Ritz Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund and Emerson D. and Laura E. Pelton Scholarship Endowment Fund at the University of Findlay for the 2018-19 academic year.-

Ridgeville Falcons Drop Rams

The top-ranked boys basketball team in Division III was known by another name, Saturday, Feb. 2, but the result was the same. The Archbold Blue Streaks played as the Ridgeville Falcons to honor the heritage of the former school in Ridgeville Corners, which closed in 1969. Some of the students became students at Archbold, while others went to Napoleon or […]

Local Man Found Passed Out In Car

An Archbold police officer transported one intoxicated man to his residence and once there, discovered a second subject allegedly intoxicated and passed out in a vehicle. The officer was called to the Circle K store about 6:21 pm, Sunday, Jan. 13, on a report of a possible intoxicated individual who may have been injured. When the officer arrived, he transported […]

Unemployment Rate Jumps For December

Unemployment rates for December 2018 jumped dramatically from the preceding month, the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services reported last week. The Fulton County rate rose a full percentage point, from 3.9% in November to 4.9% in December. Henry County jumped 1.8 percentage points, to 5.8%. Defiance and Williams counties rates increased sixtenths (.6) of a percentage point, to […]

AHS Boys Beat Tigers, Panthers

Archbold (16-0) took another step to its first Northwest Ohio Athletic League boys basketball title since 2016– when it was co-champion with Wauseon– and first outright title since 2012 when the Streaks buried Liberty Center 86-35, Friday, Feb. 1, in the Thunderdome. The Streaks got off to a fast start, taking a commanding 30-10 first-quarter lead 49- 23 at the […]

Charged With Theft

Denise Marie Allen, 40, Wauseon, has been charged with theft after an incident in Archbold, Monday, Jan. 21. Police received a call about 11:43 am from a representative of Rite Aid, reporting that an alleged theft occurred between 11:15 am and the time of the call. Police located two suspects at the Friendship Food Mart. The police report states that […]

Looking Back

Marilyn Kammeyer, RHS ‘58, checks out some of the scrapbooks that were on display for Ridgeville Falcons Night, Saturday, Feb. 2, at AHS. School uniforms, equipment, photos, scrapbooks, yearbooks, and other memorabilia were on display.– photo by Mary Huber


Art & Deb Roehl, Gerald, look at various pieces of Ridgeville High School memorabilia. Art is a 1966 RHS graduate.

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