Henry County Sues Ruralogic For Loan Payment

High- Tech Company Current With Payments To Archbold

Ruralogic, a startup information technology company that promised to bring as many as 500 jobs to Northwest Ohio, is being sued by Henry County because it has not made payments on its loan. Ruralogic has borrowed at least $1.2 million from area governments, including $400,000 from the Village of Archbold. The firm also has benefited from a Village of Archbold […]

Archbold Man Gets Prison Sentence

Manuel Santiago, 33, Archbold, was sentenced to 26 months in prison in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Monday, April 8. Scott A. Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, said in a press release Santiago had previously entered a guilty plea to charges of grand theft of a motor vehicle and receiving stolen property. Santiago stole a small utility vehicle from a […]

Fifth Graders Visit Art Museum

Beck, Weirich To Wed In June

Arlan and Brenda Beck, Archbold, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Marie, to Justin Levi Weirich, son of Gordon and Barbara, Harrisonburg, Va. The bride-elect graduated from Archbold High School and earned a degree in special education from Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va. She teaches students with multiple disabilities in Rockingham County, Va. Her fianc√© graduated from Eastern Mennonite […]

Possible Scam Discovered

Police were tipped to a potential scam, Wednesday, April 10. Elizabeth Manz, 33 Archbold, reported Richard Manz, 39, same address, was selling electronic equipment through the Internet website “Craig’s List.” A price of $280 had been agreed upon. The buyer sent a cashier’s check for $1,950, asking that the difference, $1,670, be mailed back along with the item sold. Police […]


SAHC Stryker Area Heritage Council, Saturday, April 20, 10 a.m., Stryker Depot, 203 N. Depot St., Stryker. Speaker: Ralph Goll. Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Saturday, April 20, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Fayette Church of the Nazarene, 511 S. Fayette St., Fayette. Mood Disorders Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, April 23, 11 […]

School Board Okays Teacher, Staff Contracts

The Archbold school board approved teaching contracts for both certified and classified employees during its Monday, April 15 meeting. Certified employees are teachers or others who are required to have licenses or certificates to do their jobs. Classified employees work in support roles, from custodians and bus drivers to cafeteria cooks and administrative assistants. Contracts approved: Certified Staff Continuing contracts […]

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper is seeking a man who attempted to rob a Swanton convenience store. The store owner told police a white male entered the Dodge Street store on Tuesday, March 26 and demanded money. The attempt was unsuccessful, and the man fled the store on foot. The suspect is described as about six feet tall, 250 pounds, in […]


Fulton Co. Health Center

April 9: Mary Naeem & Joseph James, Wauseon, girl; Nicole & Corey Diemek, Napoleon, boy; Angela Buckee, Wauseon, boy; Valerie & Nicholas Rice, Archbold, girl. April 11: Danielle & Tyler Gray, Archbold, girl.

Zoning Board Okays Garage Expansion

The Archbold Board of Zoning Appeals approved a side yard variance to allow for an addition to a home, Thursday, April 4. Mr. & Mrs. Joel Stier, 104 West Lutz Road, requested the variance. They are adding more garage space to the east side of the house, to connect with the present garage. Joel Stier attended the meeting. He said […]

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