February 6, 2013 RSS feed / News

First Day Goes Well For New Superintendent Of Archbold Schools

Aaron Rex, new superintendent of the Archbold Area School District, said his first day on the job went well.  Rex was hired Monday, Jan. More...

OEPA Recognizes Archbold Plan To Protect Water

Officials of the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency presented the Village of Archbold with a plaque recognizing the completion of plans to protect the source of Archbold’s drinking water.  Barb Lubberger and Richard Kroeger, OEPA officia More...

Village To Replace Police SUV

Archbold village council approved the purchase of a new sport-utility vehicle for the Archbold Police Department at its Monday, Feb. 4 meet-ing.  APD currently operates a 2006 Chevrolet SUV. More...

Clearing Snow Part 1

Mike Schrickel, Archbold, uses a snowblower to clear the driveway of his home on Monterey Court, Monday, Feb. 4.– photo by Mary Huber More...

Clearing Snow Part 2

Cameron Thompson, Archbold, shovels snow the old-fashioned way at his home in Woodland Oaks, Monday, Feb. 4.– photo by Mary Huber More...

Not Quite Time To Mow Lawns

With spring-like temperatures in the 60s as recently as Tuesday, Jan. 29, some area residents were probably ready to get out their lawnmowers. More...

Mayor Wyse Reviews 2012 Business News

Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, related several pieces of good news about the village business community during his Monday, Jan. 28 State of the Village address. More...

Council Won’t Oppose Liquor Permit Transfer

Archbold village council will not request a hearing on a liquor permit transfer request in the village.  That was the decision at its Monday, Feb. 4 meeting.  More...

County Unemployment Up, Second Month In A Row

Fulton County unemployment for December 2012 was up to 7.6%, the second straight month unemployment climbed in the county, the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services estimated.  The December rate was one-half of one percent (.5%) higher th More...

Pettisville Science Fair Is Saturday

The Pettisville Schools Science Fair is Saturday, Feb. 16, at the high school.  Science fair projects are open for public viewing from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., when an awards program will be held.   More...

Winter Welcome

Winter finally arrived with three inches of snow the past week. This scene at the Larry Kammeyer home on Monterey Court welcomes the snowy season.– photo by Mary Huber More...

Collegiate Connection

Trisha King, AHS ‘11 and a sophomore at Trine University, Angola, Ind., took home a win for the third straight meet at the Trine University Track and Field Invitational, Saturday, Feb. More...

Winter White

Archbold was covered in a blanket of white after three inches of snow fell from Feb. 1-4, according to the Archbold Wastewater Treatment Plant. Above: a snowy scene in Woodland Oaks. More...