Almost Half Of School Computers 6 Or 7 Years Old

Out of 534 computers in the Archbold Area School District, about half, 250, are six or seven years old. That’s what Brent Gnagey, the school district technology coordinator, told members of the Archbold Area School Board during the Monday, Nov. 19, board meeting. Gnagey said of the 534 computers, 127 are six years old, and 113 are seven years old. […]

Fayette Men Indicted On Marijuana Charges

Two Fayette men were indicted Nov. 19 on marijuana charges by the Fulton County Grand Jury. Roger Nagel, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, states that Craig C. Canfield, 33, was indicted on a single count of illegal cultivation of marijuana in the vicinity of a juvenile. Allegedly, on Aug. 19, C. Canfield was cultivating marijuana. Buddy L. Canfield, 70, Fayette, was […]

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AACC Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, noon luncheon meeting, Monday, Dec. 3. Speaker: David Deskins, Archbold Area Schools superintendent. ACT Archbold Community Theatre production of “The Pink Panther Strikes Again,” Nov. 30, Dec. 1,7,8, 8 p.m.; Dec. 9, 2:30 p.m., Giffey Hall, Ridgeville Corners. Blood Draws Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood draw: Thursday, Nov. 29, […]

Public Meetings

Trustees Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Dec. 3, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Dec. 3, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St.

PHS Honor Society Inducts 16

Two Archbold Men Indicted By Grand Jury

Jacob D. Dominique, 24, and Jeremy L. Litchfield, 19, Archbold, were indicted by the Fulton County Grand Jury. Dominique was indicted on one count resisting arrest, resulting from an hour-long armed standoff between him and several law enforcement agencies at his 609 Stryker Street residence. He also faces charges of kidnapping and domestic violence in Fulton County Western District Court. […]

Council Discusses Cemetery Plans, Local Produce Stands At Meeting

Councilmen talked about the Archbold Cemetery and produce stands, plus zoning issues, at the Monday night, Nov. 19 meeting. In response to a question from Larry Baus, councilman, Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, said he was asked to find a cemetery architect. “The only person I could come up with is north of Ann Arbor,” Howell said. “It seems to […]

Archbold Police Release Crash Report

The Archbold Police Department released a report on a crash that occurred Monday afternoon, Nov. 26, on South Defiance Street. The crash occurred at the intersection of South Defiance Street and West Lugbill Road at about 1:09 pm. A car, driven by Monie L. Allgire, 66, rural Montpelier, was traveling south on South Defi- ance Street, and stopped at the […]

Archbold Teacher Contract Talks At Impasse; Call For Fact Finder

Contract negotiations between the Archbold Area School Board and the Archbold Education Association have reached an impasse. As a result, the two sides will go before an arbitrator from the State Employment Relations Board in a fact-finding hearing. The information was released by the school board in a Tuesday, Nov. 20 press release and confirmed by Ben Gericke, AEA president. […]