2012-02-08

Downtown Bollard Impales Semi

No Easy Solution To Problems At Intersection


The intersection of North Defiance and Stryker streets snared another semi trying to negotiate the turn, this time in spectacular fashion. The concrete-filled steel post, put up at the intersection to try to prevent trucks from encroaching onto the sidewalk and protect the light post, was impaled through the floor of the semi trailer. A heavy-duty wrecker had to lift […]

Archbold Police Log



Jan. 27 9:09 am: Possible scam telephone call, 1100 N. Buehrer St, advised not to answer calls. 2:05 pm: Check on welfare of person, Fox Chase. 2:10 pm: Failure to register vicious dog, 200 block La Choy Dr. 11:17 pm: Delivered emergency message, 400 block E. Holland St. Jan. 28 2 am: Theft, Circle K. 1 pm: Jay Scott Schnitkey, […]

Sauder Village Bridal Show March 11



Enjoy an afternoon of elegance and romance at the Sauder Village Bridal Show, Sunday, March 11 from noon to 4 p.m. From the wedding dress, food and decorations to flowers and photographs, Founder’s Hall will be filled with wedding professionals showcasing every resource a bride needs to plan the wedding of her dreams. “The Sauder Village Bridal Show makes it […]

At Work During 100-Day



Donna Louise (Liechty) Spengler



Donna Louise (Liechty) Spengler, age 90, died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice, after a short illness from the return of cancer. She was born in Tedrow to Jacob and Elva (Davis) Liechty. After the stroke of midnight on Jan. 1, 1941, she married Robert Edwin Spengler, with whom she shared her life for 60 years. They […]

Drop Ohio Pit Bull Insurance Rule?




The Ohio vicious dog law requires owners of pit bulls to carry special liability insurance. The requirement could change significantly soon. But while the Ohio General Assembly debates changing the law, Archbold police still are citing owners of pit bulls who failed to meet the yearly registration requirement of the village vicious dog law. The Archbold Law Several years ago, […]

Archbold EMS Log



Jan. 15 3:49 am: 500 block Ditto St., illness, transported to Fulton County Health Center. Jan. 16 4:04 am: 19000 block Co. Rd. D, illness, transported to FCHC. Jan. 17 6:37 am: 100 block N. Defi- ance St., illness, transported to FCHC. 8:03 am: 500 block Fairview Ct., medical, transported to FCHC. 6:01 pm: 300 block Short- Buehrer Rd., trauma, […]

Roles of Wedding-Party Participants



A wedding can be a wonderful and memorable experience for all of those involved. That’s why you ask friends or relatives to share in the event and serve in your wedding party. Your offer is a wonderful honor, one that goes with it varying degrees of responsibility depending on the role each person will be playing. To help you decide […]

Shuffleboard Winners



2012-02-08 E-Edition