Citizen of Year Applications
Application forms for the 2009 Archbold Citizen of the Year are available.
Applications are available online at www.archboldchamber. com; the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce office, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St.; Archbold Buckeye, 207 N. Defiance St.; downtown location of Farmers & Merchants State Bank and Huntington Bank; and the Archbold Community Library, 205 Stryker St.
In 1962, the Lions Club named Wm. Flory, a local minister, the first Citizen of the Year. Since then, seven women and 39 men have been honored. There was no award in 1989.
The 2009 banquet and award, sponsored jointly by Archbold Lions Club and Archbold Chamber of Commerce, is Thursday, Nov. 5, in Founders Hall, Sauder Village.