Archbold, OH

2008 Citizen Of Year Applications Available

Application forms for the 2008 Archbold Citizen of the Year are available.

Persons interested in nominating someone for the honor can secure an application online at Applications also are available at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce office, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defi- ance St.; Archbold Buckeye, 207 N. Defiance St.; downtown locations of Farmers & Merchants State Bank and Huntington Bank; and the Archbold Community Library, 205 Stryker St.

Lynn Aschliman was the recipient of the 2007 award. He was honored at the November Citizen of the Year banquet.

In 1962, the Lions Club named Wm. Flory, a local minister, the first Citizen of the Year. Since then, seven women and 38 men have received the honor. There was no award in 1989.

The 2008 banquet and award, sponsored jointly by Archbold Lions Club and Archbold Chamber of Commerce, is Thursday, Nov. 6 in Founders Hall, Sauder Village.

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