Shoe Shopping Starts Early

Archbold Fire Log

May 30 3:55 am: Fire alarm, Sanoh America, false alarm. 3:24 pm: Lawn mower fire, 22291 Co. Rd. B, owner: Mike Waidelich, same address. June 1 7:47 pm: Kitchen fire, 213 S. Defiance St.; owner: Daniel Rutledge, same address; grease on stove caught fire, spread; owner extinguished; damage: $5,000. June 2 7:53 pm: Smoke investigation, Archbold Family Care Home, 109 […]

Mud Action

Archbold Muni Tax Revenue Up About 7%

Gross revenue from the Village of Archbold municipal income tax was just over $600,000 in May, council was told at its Monday, June 17 meeting. It’s the best result for any May since 2008, when, in just one month, the tax brought in nearly $684,000. From 2004 forward, the most money collected during May occurred in 2006, when gross collections […]

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the list of traffic offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Cody Dale Fleming, Hicksville, speeding, 78-55, St. Rt. 2, $100, $88. Nichole R. Watkins, Wauseon, speeding, 42-25, W. Leggett St., Wauseon, $47, $88. Katherine L. Griner, Pettisville, seat belt, Co. Rd. D, $30, […]

Hole In One

David Meyer, Archbold, aced the par-3, 155-yard eighth hole at the golf course in Stryker, Thursday, June 13. His club of choice was an 8-iron.

Zoning Board Okays Sunroom

The Archbold Board of Zoning Appeals granted a variance for a sunroom addition to a Farmington Road residence at its Thursday, June 13 meeting. Charlotte Loetz, 207 Farmington Road, applied for a variance to add the room to the north side of a zero lotline home. Carma Grime told board members the 14×16 foot room would be five feet from […]

Man Sentenced In Two Counties

Joshua Ball, 33, rural Archbold, has been sentenced to community control on charges in both Fulton and Williams Counties, information from prosecutors’ offices in both counties states. Arrested In Stryker Ball was captured by Steve Towns, Williams County sheriff, and two sheriff deputies at the home of Tiffany Fivecoate in Stryker on Sunday, March 3. WCSD deputies received information saying […]

Two Treated, Released Following Wednesday Crash

           Two people were treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center following a two-car crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 66 and US20A at Burlington-Elmira about 4:10 pm Wednesday, June 19.             Preliminary information from the Ohio State Highway Patrol states Roy Tilley, 50, Napoleon, was driving a car west on US20A, with passenger Syndia Tilley, […]

Earns Degree

Jessica Short, AHS ‘09, daughter of Randy and Deb, graduated Saturday, May 18, from Messiah College, Grantham, Pa. She graduated magna cum laude with a degree in human development and family science.