30th Carp Fest Adds Music, Events

Archbold’s 30th annual Carp Festival will feature more music, more entertainment, and more events, said Nanette Buehrer, director of Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce. Added to the list of Carp events is a Sock Hop at Stella Blue. Starting at 8:30 pm, Friday, July 17, a disc jockey will provide dancing music. During Art In The Park, Saturday, July 18, […]

Phone Scammer Fails Again

An alert Archbold resident stopped a telephone scam artist dead in his tracks. The police said the caller used the same tactic that was used against Jean Howell, 76, Archbold, on Wednesday, June 3. In the latest scam attempt, the caller claimed to be a relative. The caller told the intended victim he’d been arrested and needed a large sum […]


Fulton Co. Health Center June 27: Brittany and Jacob Thatcher, Archbold, boy. July 1: Fidelina Lujano, Fayette, girl; Coral Gibson, Delta, boy. A daughter, Payton Lynn, was born June 26, 2009, at the Henry County Hospital, Napoleon, to Brad and Jen Dominique, Archbold. She weighed 7 pounds and was 21 inches long. She has a three-year-old brother, Lucas. Grandparents are […]

Recipe Corner

Garlic Stuffed Olive & Tomato Bruschetta with Arugula

1 loaf fresh Ciabatta bread 1.4 cup extra virgin olive oil 2 cups chopped and de-seeded vine-ripe tomatoes 1.2 jar garlic-stuffed green olives, chopped roughly Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste 1 bag washed baby arugula leaves A few leaves of fresh basil, ripped Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Slice bread into 2-inch-thick pieces. Brush with oil. […]

Delta Man Sent To Prison

A Fulton County man has been sent to prison as the result of a sentencing hearing in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Tuesday, June 30. Sentenced: Seth D. Bowser, 26, Delta; previously pled guilty to burglary; on Nov. 20, 2008, broke into a Swanton home; on Dec. 1, 2008, broke into second Swanton residence; sentenced to three years in prison […]


NwOESC Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center Local Professional Development Committee special meeting, Monday, July 13, 8:30 a.m., NwOESC Williams County office, Montpelier. Cancer Support Cancer Survivors support group, Tuesday, July 14, 28, 7 p.m., Crossroads Outreach Center, E. Leggett St., Wauseon. SAHC Stryker Area Heritage Council Board of Trustees, Thursday, July 9, 7 p.m., Stryker Depot, 203 N. Depot St., […]

Robert B. Parnell, Jr.

Robert B. Parnell, Jr., age 60, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday evening, June 30, 2009, at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Bob’s career started in Patrol and Investigation in Detroit, Mich. In 1974 he relocated to Archbold, and along with his father started Associated Patrol & Investigation. He drove heavy equipment for Mil-Co in Archbold and worked for Sauder Woodworking in […]

Honeymoon In Gatlinburg

Katie Boger and Brian Wylie exchanged wedding vows at 3:30 p.m., Saturday, May 23, 2009 at Crossroads Evangelical Church, Wauseon. Matt Boyers was the officiating pastor. The bride wore a stunning strapless diamond white floorlength bubble-bottom gown with random gatherings, complete with a pink bow. Her maids of honor were Wendi Brown, Wauseon, and Melissa Boger, Lyons, sisters of the […]

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L. Cornell Lederman

L. Cornell Lederman, age 80, of Leo, Ind., passed away Thursday, June 25, 2009, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind., of injuries received from a car accident, June 6. Born in Allen County, he worked as a salesman with Leo Builders Supply for 37 years. He was a pilot who enjoyed going to air shows and loved singing in a […]

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