2010 Flu Shots Start Sept. 23

The annual countywide flu vaccination campaign begins Thursday, Sept. 23,. The first vaccinations will be ginven at the Fulton County Health Department office, 606 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Injections or FluMist vaccines are available. No one will be refused for an inability to pay. Health experts monitor the many types of flu that occur around the world, to determine which […]

Archbold Police Log

Aug. 29 9:44 am: Graffiti painted on boat ramp, Archbold reservoir No. 2. 8:40 pm: Graffiti painted on building, 200 block E. Mechanic St. Aug. 30 1:50 pm: Found bicycle, 400 block Walnut St. 1:55 pm: Traffic stop, verbal warning for excess smoke, 100 block W. Barre Rd. 9:46 pm: Smoke alarm, Miller Brothers Construction, cleaning persons triggered alarm. Aug. […]


Grief The Healing Patch grief support group, Mondays, Sept. 13-Oct. 18, 4 p.m., Bard Community Room, Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers, Bryan. Life Beyond Today echumenical bereavement group, Monday, Sept. 13, 7 p.m., St. Caspar Church, 1205 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Topic: “Our Story.” SAHC Stryker Area Heritage Council Board of Trustees, Thursday, Sept. 9, 7 p.m., Stryker Depot, 203 […]

2010-09-08 E-Edition

August 2010 Was Another Hot Month

After a scorching hot July, August was better, but not much. August 2010 was the hottest of any August since 2005. The average high temperature in August 2010, as recorded by the Archbold Wastewater Treatment Plant, was 90.4 degrees. Between 2005 and 2009, the highest August average was 87.2 degrees, recorded in 2005. In 2009, the average was 83.1 degrees. […]

Western District 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 Julie Bedsole, rural Archbold, speeding, 55-35, Miller Ave., Wauseon, $47, $88. Sharon L. Borton, Archbold, expired registration, W. Barre Rd., $37, $88. Joanne D. Burkholder, Wauseon, failed to yield while turning […]


Dear Friends, Thank you for your caring concern, gifts, and prayers during Howard’s illness and at his death. Thank you to Pastor Strawn for his visits to our home and for a memorable, beautiful service. We offer a special thank you to the staff of Hospice whose care went far beyond seeing to Howard’s medical needs. The food prepared and […]

Trees Damaged

Four Treated, Released After Aug. 26 Auto Wreck

Four persons were treated and released at the Archbold Hospital following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 66 and Co. Rd. M at 7:33 am, Thursday, Aug. 26. The Fulton County Sheriff Department report states Nathan P. Herbig, Bainbridge, N.Y., was driving a car east on the county road, with passenger Cornelia B. Horne, 52, of the […]

Youngs Named King/Queen Of Golden Wedding Party

Irving and Marcella Young, Swanton, were named king and queen of the 52nd annual Fulton County Fair Golden Wedding Party, Sunday afternoon, Sept. 5. The couple met in 1938, when Irving was going to take Marcella’s cousin to a movie at the Royal Theatre in Toledo. He accidentally went to Marcella’s house, who told him her cousin lived next door. […]

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