2013-04-03

Egg Hunts Are Egg-citing!



Archbold Police Log



March 22 8:42 am: Loose dog, 300 block Quail Run, placed in kennel, notified dog warden, beagle mix, red collar. 11:47 am: Metal in roadway, 1100 block S. Defiance St., gone when officer arrived. 2:12 pm: Funeral detail, 300 block Park St. 3:07 pm: Direct traffic, Archbold Elementary School. 5:45 pm: Domestic trouble, 200 block S. Lincoln St., unfounded. 8:32 […]

Recipe Corner



Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies 1/4 cup peanut butter2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons butter, softened1/3 cup packed dark brown sugar1/3 cup pourable sugar substitute 1 egg3/4 teaspoon vanilla1/3 cup whole wheat flour1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon salt1 1/2 cups quick-cooking oatmeal 1/2 cup dried cherries or cranberries Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Combine the peanut butter, butter, […]

2013-04-03 E-Edition

Sunday Power Outage Caused By Car Crash



An early Sunday morning car crash on the north side of Archbold knocked out electricity to more than 1,900 customers, a Toledo Edison spokesman said. The Archbold police report on the crash states Tyler Lee Randall, 21, rural Archbold, was driving a car west in the 300 block of West Lutz Road at about 1:56 am, when the vehicle went […]

Public Meetings



Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, April 4, 8 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. German Township Trustees, Monday, April 8, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and 66, north of Archbold. Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, April 8, 7:30 p.m., Franklin Township Building, Zone. Park Board Ridgeville Park Board, Tuesday, April 9, 7 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station. […]

Turnpike Suffers More Political Debt

Promises Are Easily Broken

John Kasich, Ohio governor, signed the transportation bill on Monday, heaping debt onto the Ohio Turnpike for one-time cash. The cash will be used to rebuild the state highway infrastructure, but it will also be spread around to buy the governor some goodwill for his reelection. Kasich had wanted to lease the turnpike to a private entity, following in the […]

Co. Rd. 24 Upgrade On Turnpike Money Wish List



A possible $10 million-ormore plan to upgrade Co. Rd. 24 to handle heavy truck traffic from the Ohio Turnpike interchange to US 6 in Henry County will be placed on a “wish list” for Ohio Turnpike bond revenue. That was the consensus of officials from Fulton and Henry counties at a joint meeting hosted by Archbold Village Council, Monday, April […]

Man Sentenced For Thefts Of Air Conditioning Units



Donald Rison, 32, Delta, was sentenced to a total of 24 months in prison, after entering guilty pleas in connection with thefts from the area. Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, said in a press release Rison stole air conditioner units from homes in the Fox Chase Manufactured Housing Community in Archbold in September 2012. The Archbold police report filed […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years AgoWednesday, Mar. 26, 2003 No one expected this year’s AHS boys varsity basketball team to make it to state tournament, not even the players. But under the leadership of Doug Krauss, they did. With the understanding that there will be an agreement on sidewalks, council accepted the plat for the extension of Murbach Street at the Monday, March […]


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