2008-12-10

Christmas Cheer Signups Set New Record: Rohrs



This year, a record 713 families have signed up for the Fulton County Christmas Cheer program, said Cecily Rohrs, Ridgeville Corners. Rohrs, who has overseen the project since 1984, said that’s about 150 more than in previous years. “For whatever reason, almost always about a third of the eligible families sign up. “In the past, we would have about 1,500 […]

Archbold Police Log



Dec. 1 2:30 pm: Identity theft, 513 Quail Run. 6:25 pm: Theft, 705 N. Defi- ance St. Dec. 2 10:09 am: A semi truck driven by Manuel Castillo Escudero, 48, Ft. Wayne, Ind., owned by Triple Crown Services Company, Ft. Wayne, was backing in a parking lot at the Sauder Woodworking Erie Distribution Center. The semi backed into the building, […]

Wagner Named Resident Of The Month At Fairlawn



The December Resident of the Month at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home is James Wagner. James was born on Dec. 26, 1922, to Clarence and Elma Wagner. He had four siblings, and lived in the Wauseon area. According to him, he was in downtown Wauseon with a group of young men and saw a group of young women who were window-shopping. […]

Recipe Corner

Cheesy Chicken Quesadilla Dippers

6 chicken tenders 1 tablespoon canola oil 1 1/2 teaspoons adobo seasoning or any low-sodium seasoned salt 4 8-inch flour tortillas 1 cup shredded low-fat Monterey Jack cheese 1/2 cup prepared mild tomato salsa 1 1/2 cups skim milk 8 ounces processed cheese made with 2 percent milk Preheat gas grill or grill pan with medium heat. Preheat oven to […]

Pure Joy



Four-year-old Gracie Wolf, above left, and her twin sister, Kacie, laugh with glee after wiping out while sledding with their mother, Amanda, center. At left the trio speeds down the hill right before the crash. Not pictured is dad Keith, who also was sledding, Sunday, Dec. 7, at the Archbold reservoir. The family is from Archbold.- photos by Mary Huber

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court Dawn Durling, Napoleon, plaintiff vs. International Auto Components, Plymouth, Mich., defendant. Workers compensation. Aurora Loan Services, Englewood, Colo., plaintiff vs. Dominic Lee, Spring Hill, Fla., defendant. Foreclosure. Citibank South Dakota, Sioux Falls, S.D., plaintiff vs. Nancy Henry, Metamora, defendant. Other civil. Thomas Chasteen, Toledo, plaintiff vs. Stone Transport, Inc., Saginaw, Mich., defendant. Workers compensation. Citibank, Sioux Falls, […]

Wauseon Drops Streaks 45-44 As Humbert Hits Buzzer-Beater



What better way to open the 2008-09 boys basketball season than with a good old-fashioned rivalry. Wauseon, under Chad Burt, first-year head coach, traveled to Archbold to face longtime mentor Doug Krauss and the Blue Streaks, Saturday, Dec. 6. Archbold, which led the entire second half, saw its season- opening victory slip away on a Colt Humbert five-foot jumper as […]

Recipe Corner

Chocolate Decadence

This light textured, but richly flavored cake will delight chocoholics everywhere. Make as a single cake, or pour into cupcake tins for individual treats. 4 eggs 1 cup sugar 1 package bittersweet chocolate baking squares 1 1/2 sticks butter 1/2 cup flour Powdered sugar to garnish Chocolate bar (to create chocolate curls) Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Beat eggs and […]

Tinsman Builds Kicking Wall For Park Soccer Program



Chandler Tinsman, 15, Archbold, needed a project for an Eagle Scout badge. He discovered the Archbold Park Board soccer program needed a kicking wall, which is used by soccer players to develop skills. After some research, Tinsman decided, “This was something we didn’t have, and it isn’t going to happen unless I do it.” Design Tinsman started designing the wall […]

Public Meetings



FCBDD Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Monday, Dec. 15, 7 p.m., FCBDD, 1210 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, Dec. 15, 7 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. CCNO Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio Board, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 9:30 a.m., large classroom, second floor-work release building, CCNO, 03151 Co. Rd. 24.25, Stryker. Village […]


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