Martha King Named Resident Of Month In January

Martha King was the January Resident Of The Month at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold. She was born March 7, 1918, to Christian and Emma “Lizzie” (Blosser) Kulp in Elkhart County, Ind. She had five brothers and four sisters. Martha’s father moved the family many times during her first 12 years, going where he could find jobs to support his […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2000 The Fulton County Heart Radiothon board has set a goal of $40,500 for the 2000 event. It is the largest goal ever. Donna Eureste, Archbold, was elected president of the Quadco Rehabilitation Administration Board, Jan. 25. Eureste is the Archbold assistant village administrator. Gene Metz, rural Fayette, and Elaine Prentiss, rural Delta, were […]

Fulton Co. Heart Radiothon Keeps Ticking In 36th Year

The Fulton County Heart Radiothon upped its goal for 2009 by $13,020 over last year, to $33,850. Rich Batdorf, treasurer of the Radiothon board, said board members added $16,000 to the budget to replace 15 of the original Automatic External Defibrillators, or AEDs. In Fulton County, AEDs, paid for by Radiothon, are located in police and sheriff deputy cars, schools, […]


Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood draw: Saturday, Feb. 6, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Harley Davidson, 862 American Road, Napoleon. Cancer Support Living With Cancer support group, Thursday, Feb. 4&18, 7 p.m., Bryan Community Center, Buffalo Rd. Brunch with Survivors group, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 11:30 a.m., The Union Street Grill, Bryan. MOPS Mothers of Preschoolers, […]

Help Your Community – Fill Out The Census

In this hyper-charged political atmosphere, there are those who resist filling out the 2010 census questionnaire, or to only provide the number of persons in their household. But census information is a critical resource for many reasons. Politically, it’s used to determine how many seats are allotted to each state in the U.S. Congress. Population and associated data is used […]

Don’t Fall!


Fulton Co. Health Center Jan. 22: Ashley Anastacio, Wauseon, girl. Jan. 24: Carolina Acosta, Wauseon, twins (boy and girl). Jan. 26: Mary and Kelly Moore, Delta, girl; Ashley Coulter, Wauseon, boy. Jan. 27: Michelle and Jason Lockwood, Montpelier, boy.

Kaitlyn Alexandra Knox

Kaitlyn Alexandra Knox, age 22, of Stryker, died at 9:47 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Defiance Regional Medical Center in Defi- ance, shortly after the birth of her daughter, Addison Kaitlyn Knox, from injuries sustained in an auto accident in Defi- ance County earlier that morning. Addison died on Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Toledo Children’s Hospital, where […]

Hulbert, David Believe Haitians Will Recover From Tragedy

Haiti may be thousands of miles from Northwest Ohio, but two local men know the country well. Brian Hulbert, rural Pett isville, arrived in Haiti in 1972 at the age of five, when his parents moved to the island nation to open the Ebenezer Glenn Orphanage near Dessalines. He graduated from an American high school, Victory Christian Academy, in Port-Au-Prince […]

Archbold Police Log

Jan. 24 5:30 pm: Domestic, 200 block West St., turned over to children’s services. Jan. 25 8:22 am: Theft of vehicle accessories, Friendship Food Mart. 8:33 am: Trash left by village recycling shed, found identifying information in trash, contacted subject, subject picked up trash. 2:50 pm: A semi driven by Denis Miljkovic, Ft. Wayne, Ind., owned by Triple Crown Services, […]