2013-11-27

Good Weather Predicted For Parade Of Lights



There should be good weather for Friday night, Nov. 29, when the annual Archbold Parade of Lights makes its way through the village. Lonnie Fisher, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service North Webster, Ind., office, said, “We’ve got a dry forecast right now, so that shouldn’t be an issue. “The temperature at that time (6:30 pm) should be right […]

A Couple Of Winners



Mike and Phyllis Stamm, Wauseon, each won a bingo at the Ridgeville American Legion Feather Party, Friday, Nov. 22.– photo by Mary Huber

Two-Vehicle Crash Saturday



There was a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of South Defiance Street and Miller Avenue about 6:17 pm, Saturday, Nov. 23. The Archbold police report was not complete at presstime, but preliminary information indicates two people were involved: Marcia Matthews, 57, Archbold, and Cassandra Beltz, 28, Sherwood. Beltz was injured. Archbold Rescue responded to the crash and transported her to […]

Earns Scholarship



Becca Gerig, Archbold, is one of four senior volleyball players in the area to receive a $100 scholarship award from the District VII Volleyball Officials Association. Candidates were nominated by their respective coaches, and the Association voted the top four choices.

Kindergarteners Recreate First Feast



Following a tradition that stretches back many years, Archbold kindergarten students recreate the first Thanksgiving feast in which the Pilgrims and Indians joined together to celebrate a successful harvest. Their costumes are made from grocery sacks and construction paper. Parents and other volunteers help serve the meal. Emma Krukowski, dressed as an Indian, and Libby Sheets, a pilgrim, show off […]

Recipe Corner

Spicy Asian Salad Cups

1/2 cup light mayonnaise 1 1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon Chinese chili sauce 2 (12.5-oz) cans salt-free white meat chicken packed in water, drained 1 (8-oz) can water chestnuts, drained and chopped 4 green onions, chopped 2 tablespoons unsalted chopped nuts (cashews, almonds or walnuts) 1/4 teaspoon black pepper Juice of 1 lime or 2 teaspoons from jar 12 […]

Western Dist. Court News



(Note: In the listing of traffic offenses, the first number is actual speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Lisa Bowerman, rural Archbold, passing a stopped school bus with its lights flashing, Co. Rd. 19, $50, $88. Michael N. Walker, Wauseon, passing at an intersection, Co. Rd. C at Co. Rd. 16, […]

NWOAL Football Honors Released



Evan Wyse, the quarterback on the Archbold football team, was named First Team-Offense in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League for the 2013 football season. Levi Wyse was named to the First Team-Specialists. Earning First Team-Defense honors was Lincoln Parsley, a defensive back. Named to the Second Team-Offense was Jase Grosjean, a wide receiver. Lee Klinger, a lineman, and Jacob Wagner, […]

Schlosser To Retire From County Treasurer Job; Four Interested



Bev Schlosser, Fulton County treasurer, has announced her retirement from the post she’s held since November 2004. Toni Schindler, marketing and communications director for Fulton County, said Schlosser officially announced her retirement Sept. 12. Schlosser’s resignation is effective Nov. 30. She began working in the treasurer office in 1985. Originally appointed to fill the unexpired term of the late Dennis […]

Archbold Police Log



Nov. 15 1:37 pm: Stolen tablet computer, Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center. 3:24 pm: Possible disabled pickup truck, 400 block N. Lincoln St., subject trapping. 6:48 pm: Citations issued, 100 block High St. Nov. 16 3:52 pm: Traffic stop, verbal warning for failure to use turn signal, 200 block N. Lincoln St., citation issued to David Zamora, 25, Archbold, for […]