4-H News

The Countryside Clovers 4-H Club had its 11th meeting and a mini-parade at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Tuesday, Aug. 9. The last meeting is Tuesday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m., at Mark and Jackie Ballmer’s house. It will be a short meeting to return graded project books from advisers. Any outstanding fair tickets need to be turned in. Additional fair information […]

18-Year-Old Charged With Sexual Misconduct

Charles William Clark, 18, Archbold, has been charged with unlawful sexual conduct with a minor. Charges were filed in Fulton County Western District Court, Monday, Aug. 15. The charges are the result of an incident that allegedly occurred on the south side of the village on the late afternoon or evening of Thursday, Aug. 4. It was reported to police […]

Fulton County Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper needs help to solve two crimes. Approximately 60 aluminum stakes, roughly 3 feet tall with identifying marks, were taken from property in the 11000 block of Co. Rd. K. The stakes, reported stolen July 28, were used to mark an archery course. Value: $18,000. A 2002-model golf cart with oversized tires was stolen from the Fulton […]

School Board Talks About Property

The Archbold Area School Board spent about 45 minutes in executive session during its Monday, Aug. 15 meeting, talking about the purchase or sale of property. David Deskins, district superintendent, declined to give any details on the behind closed-doors portion of the meeting, other than to say the board is “engaging in discussion.” In the personnel portion of the meeting, […]

Brian Huffman Fourth In Dirt Kart Racing

Brian Huffman, who began racing karts at the age of 13, took to the dirt oval track outside Edon, Saturday, Aug. 13. The younger Huffman, an Archbold native, has racing in his blood. His father, John, is a veteran kart racer. His grandfather, Ed Huffman, raced cars in years past. Running in the “Blue Clone” heavy class at Edon, Brian […]

Investigate Theft Of Cash, Jewelry

Samantha J. Poling, 21, East Gardens, told police jewelry and cash were taken from her residence. Poling told officers the theft occurred sometime between midnight, Friday, Aug. 5, and midnight, Monday, Aug. 8. Missing are a white-gold cross necklace valued at $200 and about $10 in $1 coins and other cash, which was taken from a niece’s bank. Police are […]

Scenes From Celebrity Wait Staff Night

~ Monday, Aug. 15, benefitting the Archbold Festival of Lights ~

Lehman, Maust To Wed Sept. 3

Dr. Eric and Marcia Lehman, Archbold, announce the engagement of their  daughter, Katie, to Jackson Maust, son of Marvin and Lori Maust, Pigeon, Mich. The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Archbold High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va., in 2009. She is pursuing a degree in nursing at Capital […]

Honor Students

Area students have been named to the dean’s list for the 2011 summer semester at Northwest State Community College, Archbold. A * denotes a 4.0 grade point average. Archbold Joe Burkholder*, Richard Cook, Brittany Coressel, Denise Everett, Ashley Grieser*, Jason Lovejoy*, Amy Miller*, Sarah Moden. Pettisville Mark Rupp, Jason Wood*. Fayette Elizabeth Bakucz, Amy Kessler, Megan Lee, Thomas McNutt*, Brenda […]

Public Meetings

Library Board Archbold Community Library Board, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 7 p.m., ACL, Stryker St. Quadco Quadco Administrative Board and Non-Profit Board, Aug. 23, 12 noon, Quadco Rehabilitation Center, Stryker. SWCD Fulton Soil Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors, Monday, Aug. 22, 8 p.m., SWCD office, Robert Fulton Agriculture Center, 8770 St. Rt. 108, Wauseon. Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Aug. […]