Honor Student

Carley Wyse, AHS ‘12, daughter of Mike and Julia, was named to the dean’s list for the 2013 fall term at Hesston (Kan.) College. Students must earn at least a 3.9 gpa to qualify.

Five Recently Sentenced

Several persons were recently sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court: •Cameron Garrison, 22, Toledo; convicted of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle; on Nov. 24, 2013, used a vehicle belonging to a Swanton woman without permission; served four days in jail; placed on two years community control, ordered to pay cost of prosecution, attorney fees, have no contact with […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2004 Phil Rich, who served on the Archbold Community Library Board 14 years, was honored at its Monday, Jan. 26 meeting. The last three years he was board secretary. Diane Tinsman is replacing Rich. She attended her first meeting Monday. She is a native of Archbold and is an AHS graduate. Chamber members heard […]

Jr. High Sports Digest

Archbold 7th Grade Boys Basketball Archbold ran its record to 11-0 after picking up four more victories last week. The Springfield Blue Devils visited Monday, Jan. 13. After a tie game at the half, Archbold outscored Springfield by 16 points in the second half to post a 51-35 victory. Hunter Beaverson scored 13, Rigo Ramos had 12, and Jeron Williams […]

Public Meetings

Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, Jan. 27, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold.

Collegiate Connection

Erica King, PHS ‘10, scored seven points as Defi- ance College defeated Bluffton Univesity 70-61 for their first home women’s basketball win of the season, Wednesday, Jan. 15. King hit DC’s first shot, a three-pointer, and last shot, another trey, against Franklin University, Saturday, Jan. 18. With the score tied at 54, King hit a three-pointer with two seconds left […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Dan Borton, sanctity of life spotlight; scripture/ prayer, Psalm 8:2-4; Message, “Long Term,” Jesse Kahler. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: young adult praise band, prelude, offertory, music; Laurin Waidelich, worship leader; Lisa Waidelich, childrens lesson. Message, “Sermon on the Amount,” Vyrone Schmidt. Zion Mennonite Sunday: The Messengers, prelude, interlude; Joyce Yoder, song leader; John Betts, worship leader; Howard & […]

Local Man Arrested, Juvenile Incarcerated

Archbold police arrested a man on a charge of domestic violence and incarcerated a juvenile in two separate incidents recently. Derek T. Rohda, 24, Archbold, was arrested at his residence in the East Garden Apartments at 11 pm, Saturday, Jan. 11, a police report states. Police were called to the apartment Rohda shares with Terra Rohdy, 20, at 9:35 pm. […]

Toledo Firm Wins South Defiance Street Paving Project Bid

Archbold Village Council selected B&J Concrete & Construction, Toledo, as the winning bidder for the South Defiance Street paving project. Council voted to accept the bid of $562,562.50 during its Monday, Jan. 20 meeting. The village engineering department estimated the job would cost $625,000, making the B&J bid $62,437.50, or about 10%, under the estimate. The only other bidder was […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Jan. 9: Cynthia & Joshua Clark, Archbold, girl. Jan. 10: Shayn Rigdon, Fayette, girl; Lyndsie & Joshua Allen, Delta, boy. Jan. 11: Tosha Coopman, Wauseon, boy. Jan. 15: Emily Kahrs, Wauseon, girl.

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