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Chalk Art

 Anna Wendt, daughter of Jeremy and Amy, and Kylee Miller, daughter of Brian and Christi, both of Ridgeville Corners, created a chalk art mosaic on the sidewalk at Ridgeville Telephone Co. last w… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today! Username Password Remember Me     […]

Kern Is Council Pick

Chad KernChad Kern, the newest member of Archbold Village Council, said he has no goals for his council term other than help Archbold maintain the success it has achieved over the years. That’s not go… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Keeping Fairlawn Residents, Employees Safe: Vincent

Cristal Vincent started her new job as CEO at Fairlawn two weeks ago, on March 23.– courtesy photoCristal Vincent, new chief executive officer of the Fairlawn Retirement Community, said her first two … Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Mayor Reacts To Questions Over Kern Appointment

Brad GrimeBrad Grime, Archbold mayor, said the appointment of Chad Kern to Archbold Village Council “wasn’t taken lightly.” Kern’s appointment to council was approved at a special council meeting, Thu… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Hello Spring!

 This early-blooming spring perennial only fully opens on sunny days, bringing much needed color after a long winter in Ridgeville Corners. The crocus bulbs are small but mighty plants which lead… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Library Lays Off Three, Cuts Pay For Others

 In an emergency meeting, the Archbold Library Board approved layoffs and pay cuts for some of the staff. The board met via Internet video conferencing Tuesday, March 31. After spending about an … Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Chad Kern Is New Council Member

Chad Kern, Archbold, is the newest member of Archbold Village Council. Archbold Village Council members selected Kern from a total of three candidates during a special meeting held at the Archbold Scout Cabin Thursday, April 2. At the meeting, council members interviewed Kern, John Grieser, and Monica Miller in executive session. When the group returned to regular session, Brad Short, […]

‘They’re Actually Going To Send Us Home’

Miller Leaves Italy After Coronavirus Spread


Morgan Miller, rural Ridgeville Corners, stands on the Rialto Bridge in Venice, Italy. Morgan was studying abroad in Italy, but returned home March 4 after the Coronavirus began to take hold in that c… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Sewing Machines Hum Making Face Masks For Fairlawn



Elaine Dietsch, a state-tested nursing assistant and medical technician at Fairlawn Haven, wears one of more than 200 handmade face masks donated to Fairlawn.– courtesy photoVolunteerism has taken man… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!

Mary Has Been Making Music At The Same Church For 72 Years



Mary Grime at the keyboard of the organ at St. John Lutheran Church, a seat she’s occupied for 72 years. She is on her third organ at the church. Once, while vacationing in Hawaii, she filled in and p… Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today!


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