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Archbold Police Log

Sept. 5 12:04 pm, Loose dog, Co. Rd. 22 at St. Rt. 2, returned to owner. Sept. 6 No reports. Sept. 7 12:31 am: Subject walking in yard, 200 block S. Defi- ance St., tripped motion-sensor light, gone when officers arrived. 11:42 pm: Verbal warning, driving with one headlight out, 100 block S. Defiance St., subject hit deer outside village. […]

AHS Class Of 1985 Reunion

PHS Cross Country Runs In Tiffin Carnival

The Pettisville cross country teams competed Saturday, Sept. 11, at the Tiffin Carnival, the second-largest high school cross country meet in the nation. Top finisher for the Birds was Tanner Hostetler. She ran the 3.1-mile course in 20 minutes, four seconds to finish 17th out of 354 girls in the Division III race. Team rankings for the Pettisville teams saw […]

Council Awards Street Contracts

Two street contracts totaling $191,116 were awarded by Archbold Village Council at its Tuesday, Sept. 7 meeting. Birchwood Construction & Excavating, Defiance, won the bid for concrete pavement and curb repairs. Under the contract, 65% of the Ruihley Avenue pavement between Stryker and West Holland streets will be replaced. Large repairs will be made at two places on West Street […]

Archbold EMS Log

Aug. 20 5:13 pm: Colony Meadows, ill, transported to Fulton County Health Center. 7:48 pm: Archbold High School, injury, transported to FCHC. 8:06 pm: East Gardens, ill, transported to Archbold Hospital. Aug. 21 1:32 pm: Fairlawn Haven, fall, refused treatment. 5:35 pm: Auto accident, 1000 block N. Defiance St., refused treatment. Aug. 22 7:42 pm: East Gardens, ill, transported to […]

New Pastor Enjoys Slower Pace, Open Skies Of Archbold

After 35 years of living in the Chicago area, Wayne and Janice Gropp say they enjoy the broad vistas and open skies of Archbold, along with the friendly people, slower pace, and lack of traffic. Wayne is the new executive pastor at Archbold Evangelical Church. He was officially installed on July 25. A native of New York City, Wayne attended […]

Straw Stacking Contest

Mildred Arlene Lugbill

Mildred Arlene Lugbill, daughter of Edward and Lena (Roszhart) Stalter, was born in Flanagan, Ill., on June 26, 1924. She died early Saturday morning, Sept. 11, 2010, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was 86 years of age. Mildred was married to Leon Lugbill, who preceded her in death on Feb. 28, 1987. Twelve years following Leon’s death, […]

Archbold Fire Log

Aug. 26 9:15 pm: Possible structure fire, area of Co. Rds. 24 and H, no fire located. Aug. 27 9:26 pm: 1000 block Co. Rd. 21-3, brush fire, property owner: Tyler Mignin, same address, controlled burn. Aug. 28 7:53 pm: Frozen Specialties, fire alarm, false alarm. 9:55 pm: Co. Rd. G at Co. Rd. 24, controlled burn. Aug. 30 9:46 […]

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