Final Change Order Raises Valve Chamber Contract Price

Archbold Village Council approved a final change order for the construction of an underground valve chamber at the water treatment plant at its Monday, Nov. 7 meeting. The change brought the final contract price to $286,760. The valve chamber project involved building an underground room around two valves that control the flow of finished water into a large underground tank […]

Internet Harassment

Kelly Gericke, 205 Park Street, filed a report of telecommunications harassment with Archbold police, Monday, Nov. 7. Gericke told officers a subject has been posting pages on the Internet as if the pages were posted by her. APD officers said they would ask Napoleon police to contact the subject and advise the person to stop, or the person would face […]


HOPE Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief group, Monday, Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m., meeting room, Fulton County Health Center, S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Mental Health Mental health support group, Thursday, Nov. 17, 7 p.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. Mood Disorders Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 11 a.m., Four County ADAMhs […]

Marching Band Performs

Three freshmen members of the Archbold High School Blue Streak Marching Band performing at an indoor concert are, clockwise from top left: Michaela Zaborniak playing the saxophone, Andrew Roth playing the trumpet, and Alicia Acevedo playing the mellophone. The concert was Thursday, Nov. 10.– photos by David Pugh

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Six Businesses, Junior Achievement Honored

Six local businesses, plus the Archbold Junior Achievement program, were honored at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Citizen of the Year Banquet, Thursday, Nov. 3. Five businesses were honored for 25 years of service to the community. The Archbold Knights of Columbus, a fraternal organization that constructed Rebeau Hall in 1986. Julie Brink, chamber director, said […]

Rural Pettisville Man In Serious Condition After Car-Truck Crash

Andrew Rupp, 20, rural Pettisville, was listed in serious condition at the University of Toledo Medical Center after he was injured in a Wednesday, Nov. 2, auto mishap. The Ohio State Highway Patrol report states Rupp was driving a car east on US20A about 7 pm when his vehicle collided with a truck driven by Joshua Beck, 22, Wauseon, between […]

Shuffleboard Winners

Ed Nofziger, 2011 Archbold Citizen Of The Year, Recalls Mentors

Edward L. “Ed” Nofziger, the Archbold 2011 Citizen of the Year, spoke of mentors when he addressed the audience at the Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce Dinner & Awards Banquet, Thursday, Nov. 3. “To me,” he said, “there are many very important mentors along your way in life.” “Why are we here tonight in the first place? I believe because […]