Littlest Hairdresser

Could there be a career as a hair stylist in the future of Annie Row, 3 1/2, Archbold? The youngster was busy Saturday, March 8, working with the hair of Delaney Garrow, 10, Archbold. Both were attending the Archbold Cub Scout Pinewood Derby racing event at St. John Christian Church.– photo by David Pugh

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“On Golden Pond” A Top-Flight Performance

The Archbold Community Theatre production of “On Golden Pond,” the story of how a 13-year-old boy helps to resolve decades of family strife, is perhaps one of the group’s best performances. A potential problem with “On Golden Pond” is the original stage play was turned into a very popular movie in 1981, starring some of the best actors old Hollywood […]

Archbold Police Log

Feb. 28 4:55 pm: Citation to Todd Keefer, 39, Fayette, driving while license suspended, 200 block Frey Rd. 7:54 pm: Citation to Tara Banister, 28, Archbld, driving while license suspended, 1900 block S. Defiance St. 8:31 pm: Subject with mental issues, Fairlawn Haven. 8:40 pm: Drunk subject, 100 block Garden Dr. 9:27 pm: 911 hang-up, East Gardens. 9:32 pm: Disabled […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Mar. 17, 2004 Improvements on South Defiance Street will cost $2,662,197.50. The contract is for 255 days with completion by Dec. 15. Mike Childs, Mark Hagans, and Kevin Eicher, Rotary club members, appear in a photograph drawing tickets in the 450 Night reverse raffle, Feb. 27, at Founder’s Hall. School board took the first steps in […]

Wind Turbine Lowers Pettisville School Power Bills

Chris Lee, Pettisville Local School District chief fiscal officer, reported the school utility bills were down, mostly due to the school wind turbine. Speaking to the Pettisville school board during its Monday, March 10 meeting, Lee said the utility bills so far this fiscal year (since July) were $26,000 less than the previous year. He credited the difference almost entirely […]

Archbold EMS Log

Feb. 14 1:40 pm: 200 block West Barre Rd., injury, transported to Fulton County Health Center. 9:10 pm: 400 block Cole St., medical, transported to FCHC. Feb. 15 7:18 pm: 100 block N. Lincoln St., fall, transported to FCHC. 9:18 pm: Fairlawn Apartments, lift assist, subject refused treatment. Feb. 16 5:05 am: Colony Meadows, fire-medical emergency, transported two patients to […]

Council Hears Reports, Holds Secret Session

Archbold village council met in executive session for about 20 minutes during its Monday, March 10 meeting. The session was not on the council agenda. Jeff Fryman, a councilman, requested the closeddoor session. Stated reason for the executive session was real estate matters. Council took no real estate-related actions when it returned to regular session. Waterline Council reviewed the minutes […]

2014-03-12 E-Edition

Archbold Fire Log

Feb. 16 5:06 am: Colony Meadows Trailer Court, lot 6, structure fire; property owner: Tamera Beach; cause: plastic containers falling into oven; damage: owner estimated at $7,000 to $11,500. Feb. 17 5:36 am: Semi trailer fire, Ohio Turnpike, 29-mile marker, nothing found. 9:27 pm: Chimney fire, 19240 Co. Rd. J, assist Fayette Fire Department. Feb. 20 10:06 pm: Transformer fire, […]