Knepper, Short To Wed July 26

Greta Rae Knepper, Lancaster, Pa., and Chad David Short, Lancaster, Pa., and formerly of Archbold, announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Dennis and Linda Knepper, Williamsport, Md. A 1993 Williamsport High School graduate, she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and social science with secondary teaching certification in 1997 from Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va. […]

Driver Reports Damage To Trailer

Larry D. Stock, Two Rivers, Wis., reported the trailer he was driving was damaged while at the Erie Sauder Distribution Center. Stock told Archbold police offi cers the damage occurred on Wednesday, June 24, while his trailer was being loaded. The police report states Sauder personnel use large air bags to hold loads in place inside trailers. The bag had […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: CD prelude; Marcia Cody, offertory flute solo. Message, “The Good Shepherd,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: Praiselude and focus on worship, worship team band; offertory and message same as first service. Wednesday: Men Alive, adult Bible study, worship team practice. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Kayla Short, worship leader; Darin King, song leader; Catherine Stockburger, special music. Sermon, “Marvelous, Amazing, […]

Earn Degrees

Two Archbold students earned degrees from Miami University, Saturday, May 9. Michael McDonel graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Chelsea Solarik earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business. —– Three Archbold-area students graduated from Spring Arbor (Mich.) University, Saturday, May 16. •Kara Buehrer, daughter of Keith and Debra, Archbold, health and exercise science, magna cum laude. […]

Vacuum Stolen

A representative of Holland Court Apartments told Archbold police a bagless vacuum sweeper has been stolen. The unit, valued at $40, was kept in a supply closet in the apartment complex. It was taken sometime between Saturday, June 20, and Saturday, June 27.


Fulton Co. Health Center June 18: Kristina Villanueva, Stryker, girl. June 19: Kendra and Eric Smeltzer, Kunkle, boy; Katie Hartman, Montpelier, boy. June 20: Misty Wade, Wauseon, girl. June 21: Nicole and Derek Distel, Napoleon, boy. June 23: Krystal and Jeremy Behenfeld, Defiance, boy; Susan O’Neal, Wauseon, boy.

Honor Students

Alanna Burke, Brittany Yaichner, Kayla Mock, and Steven Kammeyer, Archbold; Jessica Robbins, Pettisville; and Lindsay Rohrs and Kathryn Thourot, Ridgeville Corners, were named to the dean’s list at Bowling Green State University for the 2009 spring semester. To qualify, students must have a minimum 3.5 grade point average with at least 12 credit hours. —– Miami University students who achieved […]

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the list of speeding offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, court costs.) Traffic Scott D. Cook, Archbold, disobeyed traffic control device, Ottokee St. at Linfoot St., Wauseon, $37, $75. Monica A. Huffman, Wauseon, disobeyed stop sign, Oak St. at Clinton St., Wauseon, $37, $75. […]

Senior Citizens Menu

Week of July 6-10 MONDAY – southwest pork chops, mexican-style rice, corn o’brien, assorted muffins. TUESDAY – cheeseburgers, ranch-style beans, potato chips, baked apples. WEDNESDAY – baked chicken, bread dressing, mixed vegetables, iced cake. THURSDAY – swiss steak, mashed potatoes, green beans, cookies. FRIDAY – corn chowder, turkey sandwich, jello salad, mixed fruit.

New S tore Opens Wednesday

Donna and Terry King, from left, owners of Eliza Henry, celebrate the store’s opening with a ribbon cutting, Thursday, June 25. Featuring infant and children’s clothing, the retail shop officially opens today, July 1. On hand were, third from left, Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor; Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator; Kyle Brodbeck, Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce member; and Nanette Buehrer, […]