Archbold Elevator To Be Sold

Gerald R. Kowalski, a Toledo attorney appointed as the receiver of Archbold Elevator, said current plans are to sell the elevator and its related businesses. Kowalski said requests for bids will be sent to several concerns who have expressed an interest in purchasing all or part of the operations. Businesses to be sold include Archbold Elevator, Kainos Operations, O-MI-O, Inc., […]

Public Meetings

School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, June 20, 5:30 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. FCBDD Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Monday, June 20, 7 p.m., FCBDD, 1210 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, June 20, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, June […]


Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood draw: Tuesday, June 21, 6-11 a.m., Fulton County Health Center, 725 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Mental Health Mental health support group, Thursday, June 16, 7 p.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. HOPE Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief group, Monday, June 20, […]

2011 Relay For Life Raises $148,000 To Fight Cancer

The 2011 Fulton County Relay For Life fund-raiser brought in about $148,000, the most money ever, said Rachel Kinsman, co-chairman. The event was held Friday and Saturday, June 10-11. “I think it went very, very well,” she said. “I’m very happy with the way it turned out. Every year, people are staying a little later and participating in more of […]

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper needs help from the public to solve a break-in and theft at a rural Delta home. The house, located in the 4000 block of St. Rt. 109, was broken into between 8 and 11 am, Monday, May 2. Taken were a 42-inch flatscreen television, digital video disc-surround sound audio system, Blu-Ray disc player, DVD-video cassette recorder […]

Two Receive Church Awards

Rita Kruse, Archbold, and Guillermo Rodriguez, Fayette, received the Centenary Award from the Toledo Diocese of the Catholic Church. They are two of 139 persons across the diocese to receive the award. Local parish priests or other Catholic institutions nominated individuals for the award, which honors persons for outstanding local service. The award is part of the commemoration of 100th […]

Roths Give Back Through Black Swamp Benefit

For Ron and Char Roth of rural Pettisville, contributing their time and talents to the Black Swamp Benefit comes naturally. Their parents were involved in benefit programs, and they have continued the tradition. The couple supported the event when it was known as the Sunshine Bazaar for what was then called Sunshine Children’s Home, when the event was held in […]

Archbold Fire Log

May 29 2:30 pm: Weather watch. June 2 5:55 pm: Lawnmower fire, 301 Quail Run; Property owner: Brad Rupp; call cancelled. June 7 10:10 pm: Structure fire, Elm Street Apartments, Wauseon, mutual assistance for Wauseon, Wauseon Fire Department requested insulation vacuum system. —— The first railroad locomotive in the United States was built in 1823 by John Stevens of Hoboken, […]

Pettisville School Auction Raises Nearly $32,000

The Pettisville school auction conducted Saturday, May 28, netted the district $31,949. The district auctioned many items from the current building that were not needed in the new school that is currently under construction just south of the K- 12 building. About two-thirds of the old structure is scheduled for demolition. Sold items ranged from file cabinets, chairs, lockers, and […]

Shooting Reported In Village, Gun Found

Police officers are still trying to sort out an alleged shooting incident that might have occurred on West Street between 11:45 pm, Saturday, June 4, and 12:10 am, Sunday, June 5, said Martin Schmidt, Archbold police chief. Police stopped a car, questioned two male subjects, and recovereda9mmsemi-automatic handgun. The weapon was reported stolen Monday, June 6. As of late last […]

Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.