Fun At The Archbold Carp Festival

Velma M. Schang

Velma M. Schang, age 85 years, of Archbold, passed away early Sunday morning, July 22, 2012, at the CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center. She was born Aug. 18, 1926, in Archbold, the daughter of Harmon and Edna (Heater) Schroeder, and married Robert Schang on June 7, 1945. A lifelong resident of the Archbold area, she was a homemaker, and […]

Other Editors Say… Supporting The Libraries As Community Assets, They Should Be Treated Like Investments

With the sour economy, the Henderson Library District is facing a troubling time. As Tovin Lapan reported in the Sun, the district has seen its budget, funded by tax revenues, drop from $10 million to $7 million. The district has made rounds of cuts, including closing its branches on Sundays, trimming hours and programming and shedding nearly a quarter of […]

Stolen Car Takes Deputies On Wild Chase, Crashes

A Fulton County Sheriff Department deputy used his patrol car to push a fleeing vehicle out of control, ending a 38-minute car chase through western Fulton County, Tuesday, July 17. Jobe Gonzales Reynolds, also known as Jobe G. Reynolds, and Jobe Arturo Reynolds, 20, Fayette, was identified as the driver of the stolen car. The auto crashed into the north […]


Robert W. Anderson, 56, Archbold, died July 17, 2012. Betty J. Grieser, 78, Archbold, died July 24, 2012. Survivors include three children.

Carp Fest Downtown

Movie Crew Invades Sauder Village

It was a little jarring to see men and women carrying assault rifles around the Sauder Village Green; but it was all “make-believe,” as a movie crew was using the Village as the set for an independent film. ConradStudios, Cleveland, rented Sauder Village, Monday, July 9, to use as the set for “The Wind Is Watching.” Conrad Faraj, the director, […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Wauseon Machine & Manufacturing, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Coupled Products, Cleveland, defendant. Other tort. Fulton County Health Center, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Brett Hanson, Toledo, defendant. Other civil. Portfolio Recovery Associates, Norfolk, Va., plaintiff vs James Saxer, Swanton, defendant. Other civil. LVNV Funding, Greenville, S.C., plaintiff vs Sheryl Snow, Wauseon, defendant. Other civil. LVNV Funding, Greenville, S.C., plaintiff vs […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Prelude; Jesse Kahler, worship leader, prayer; Kim Rosales, offertory, “Give Me Jesus.” Message, “Renewal,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praiselude by worship team; message and offertory same as first service. Wednesday: Alive for Guys and Gals, worship team practice. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Myrna Grove, prelude, offertory; Mark Beck, worship leader; Nancy Nofziger, chorister; Bethany Stuckey, children’s lesson; Nancy […]

Men Agree River Flow Stopped At Pump Station; Howell Disagrees, Cites USGS Statistics

At least three persons concur: water was not flowing in the Tiffin River from at least 1 pm, Sunday, July 15, to about 10 am, Monday, July 16. Just as he did in an article on the same topic in last week’s edition of this newspaper, Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, disagrees. Bob Apger, Archbold, said he received a call […]

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