Melvin L. “Babe” Jones, 90, of N. Fayette St., Fayette, passed away early Friday morning, April 23, 2010, at his home. He was born July 24, 1919, in Dearborn, Mich., to the late William and Cora (Park) Jones. He married Pauline Bacon at the Wauseon Methodist Church on March 2, 1940, and they shared 70 years of marriage. Babe grew […]
After winning 300 games as the head baseball coach at Westlake High School, Jeff Short, 46, an Archbold native and AHS graduate, was amazingly humble. “We’re not a great program, but we’re very competitive year in and year out,” he said. As of Sunday night, April 25, Jeff’s record was 302- 205. The son of Larry and Janet, Archbold, Jeff […]
L. Dennis Miller, age 66 years, of Paulding and formerly of Defiance, passed away Saturday morning, April 24, 2010, at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center. He was born June 7, 1943, at Wauseon, the son of Emil and Ruth (Pursel) Miller. He married DeEtta Kiessling in 1963, and they later divorced. He married Eva Bechtel on Feb. 17, 1996. […]
NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, May 4, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. AAUW The American Association of University Women, Monday, May 3, 6:30 p.m., Hicksville Community Memorial Hospital, 208 N. Columbus. Program: “Lounging on Wheels.” Relay For Life Relay for Life team captains meeting, Monday, May 3, 7 p.m., St. […]
Charles E. Beck, age 78 years, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday afternoon, April 20, 2010, at the University of Toledo Medical Center. He was born Feb. 27, 1932, near Archbold, the son of Harley and Frances (Klopfenstein) Beck and married Arva Short on Nov. 27, 1954. A lifelong resident of the Archbold area, he was a dairy farmer and substitute […]
Fulton Co. Health Center April 15: Brooke Lippert, Wauseon, boy. April 19: Stacy Martin, Archbold, girl. April 20: Amber & Nathaniel Lucas, Paulding, boy; Kristen & Michael Ruby, Ridgeville Corners, boy. April 21: Melissa & Jason Valentine, Archbold, twin boys; Martha Cardenas, Wauseon, boy; Lisa & James Ledyard, Wauseon, girl.
Tom Wylie, vice president of Workforce Development at Northwest State Community College, has joined the Archbold Economic Development Committee Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor and committee president, presented the information to Archbold Village Council at its Monday, April 19 meeting. At the committee’s Thursday, April 8 meeting, Wylie was named to replace Lee Short, local architect. Short resigned from the committee […]