2014-07-23

Walthers Observe 55th Anniversary



Lowell and Marilyn Walther, Archbold, are celebrating their 55th wedding anniversary. Lowell Walther and Marilyn Dermer were married July 25, 1959. They have four children, Jean Walther, June (Bill) Davis, John Walther, and Kay (Rick) Dohm, and 11 grandchildren.

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.) Wynemia M. Waidelich, rural Archbold, failed to maintain assured clear distance ahead, E. Leggett St., Wauseon, $102, $88. Margorie M. Orner, Wauseon, speeding, 72-55, Co. Rd. 14, $47, $88. Alexandrea Martinez, Wauseon, failed […]

AHS Gets Soft-Serve Frozen Yogurt Machine



Under the heading of “Why didn’t they do this while I was in school?” comes news that Archbold High School will get a soft-serve frozen yogurt machine. Aaron Rex, district superintendent, told members of the school board the machine had been ordered during its Monday, July 21 meeting. “We are going to do some different things in the cafeteria,” Rex […]

Honor Students



Katherine Moody and Garrett Morton, both of Archbold, were named to the president’s list while Mary Sauder, Archbold, was named to the dean’s list for the 2013-14 second semester at Miami (Ohio) University. Students who are ranked in the top 3% of undergraduate students within each division are named to the president’s list; students who are ranked in the top […]

Charge Boy For Allegedly Stealing Ice Cream



A 15-year-old Archbold boy has been charged with juvenile delinquency by way of theft, for allegedly stealing a $1.99 ice cream sandwich. In a report filed by Archbold police, officers were called to the Circle K store at 3:33 pm, Wednesday, July 16, on a complaint of a juvenile shoplifting. A store official examined store video, the pulled the juvenile […]

Three Dead In Thursday Crash



Three Wauseon residents died when their car collided with a semi truck at the intersection of St. Rt. 109 and Co. Rd. L about 4:43 pm Thursday, July 24. The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced in a press release that Matthew C. Hahn, Jr., 28, was driving a car east on Co. Rd. L. Passengers in the car were Brandi Beltz, 22, and Brandon […]

Earns Degree



Belana Antar earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Architecture and Environmental Design at Kent State University the weekend of May 9.

Suggestive Phone Message A Wrong Number



A person who sent “suggestive” telephone text messages discovered he had a wrong number when he was contacted by Archbold police. Marlene Nofziger, 75, Archbold, told officers she had received text messages “that were unwanted and suggestive in nature,” the police report states. The officer said in his report, “I contacted the sender, and discovered the message was inadvertently sent […]

Plane Crashes Near County Airport



A small airplane crashed near the Fulton County Airport Thursdsay evening, July 24, after experiencing engine trouble. The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced in a press release that John Crisp, Sylvania, the pilot, was uninjured in the mishap. The patrol states Crisp took off in the plane, which is described as a  “2014 Airdrome personal aircraft” at about 7:44 pm. […]

4-H News



The ninth meeting of the Countryside Clovers 4-H Club was Tuesday, July 15, at Ruihley Park. Business discussed was the July 18 bake sale at the Farmers & Merchants State Bank. The next community service project is Thursday, July 24. We will serve the Wauseon community meal from 5-6:30 p.m. The club will be responsible for bringing pies. Contact your […]


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