Bright Year Ahead, County Officials Say

Eight New Businesses Possible

Fulton County officials reflect the optimism of Archbold leaders for 2008. Lisa Arend, Fulton County economic development director, said county officials are working on five business retention or expansion projects. There’s also work going on to bring eight new businesses to the county. The figures include the two projects Archbold officials alluded to. “We’ve been working with the Village of […]

Western Dist. Court News

Note: In the listing of speeding offenses, the first number is the illegal speed; the second is the legal speed. Traffic Lawrence R. Marowelli III, rural Pioneer, reckless operation on private property, 12985 Co. Rd. 14-2, $37 fine, $54 cost. Kathleen A. Myrick, rural Wauseon, speeding, 47-35, S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon, $37, $54. Dorothy A. Lerma, Archbold, expired registration, US20A, […]

Seven Brides, Minus One


_____________________________ Paid Announcement CARD OF THANKS We want to thank all of our relatives, friends and neighbors for their acts of kindness, visits, prayers, flowers, cards and memorials of sympathy in the death of our loved one, Arlene G. Nelson. We also thank Dr. Krueger, Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, the ladies of Fayette Church of the Nazarene for the meal, […]

Snow Irony

Archbold Fire Log

Nov. 26 3:51 pm: Smoke detector, Fairlawn Haven. Dec. 1 12:57 am: Barn fire, Williams County Rd. 24635 F-50, landowner: Rollin Short, rural Archbold. AFD units hauled 11,000 gallons of water. Dec. 4 4:20 am: False alarm, Sauder Heritage Inn. Dec. 7 5:11 pm: Smoke alarm, 825 Ringenberg Dr., property owners: Robert and Eileen Meller; cause: burned food in microwave. […]


2008-01-09 E-Edition

Marriage Proposal Appears In Archbold Festival Of Lights

Many women dream of seeing their name in lights, but what happened to Jessica Schnipke, Monday night, Dec. 31, may not have been what she had in mind. Chris Buehrer, a 1996 Stryker High School grad, proposed to Jessica by spelling out the question, “Jessica, will you marry me?” in rope-style Christmas lights. As the backdrop for his proposal, Buehrer […]

Public Meetings

School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, Jan. 14, 7 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. Pettisville School Board, Monday, Jan. 14, 7 p.m., library, Pettisville School, 232 Summit St. Park Board Archbold Village Park Board, Thursday, Jan. 10, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, Jan. 14, 7 p.m., […]