2015-06-10

Council Okays New Welcome Signs



Archbold Village Council approved spending more than $18,000 on new “Welcome to Archbold” signs at the three highway entrances to the village. Village officials are currently discussing options for the other roads entering the village including East Lutz Road (Co. Rd. D), West Barre Road (Co. Rd. C), Short-Buehrer Road (Co. Rd. B-C), and Miller Avenue (Co. Rd. B). The […]

Archbold Police Log



May 29 10:32 am: Issued bicycle safety award, 500 block S. Defiance St. 11:42 am: 911 hang-up, 100 block West Lugbill Rd., unfounded. 7:36 pm: Arrested Leroy Acevedo, 44, Archbold, on warrant at Colony Meadows, transported to CCNO. 11:24 pm: Assist fire-rescue, Fox Chase. May 30 7:04 pm: Citation to Amanda Smith, 34, Archbold, speeding, 800 block West Barre Rd. […]

Academic All-Ohio



Five AHS female student-athletes were named Academic All-Ohio for the 2015 track and field season. To be eligible, students must compete at the state meet, be at least a sophomore, and have a gpa of 3.5 or higher. From left: Emily Roth, Jensyn Garrow, Alicia Hernandez, Meridith Short, Mara Beck.– photo by Dennis Driver

Earns Degree



Trevor Neuenschwander, son of Chris and Toni, Archbold, received a Bachelor of Science degree in manufacturing technology during commencement exercises from the College of Arts and Sciences at Ohio Northern University recently.

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court Gene Wilson, Jr., Swanton, plaintiff vs Jodi Wilson, Swanton, defendant. Divorce. Jay Jakeway, Lyons, plaintiff vs Allison Jakeway, Lyons, defendant. Divorce. Sheila Martinez, Delta, vs Miguel Martinez, Elizabethville, PA., obligor. URESA. Ruby Amaya, Delta, plaintiff vs Gilberto Amaya, Monroe, Mich., defendant. Divorce. Valerie Rhodes, Wauseon, and Brandon Rhodes, Sr., Wauseon, petitioners. Dissolution. Lisa Peebles, Delta, plaintiff vs […]

Blue Streak Softballers Earn Northwest District Honors



Three Archbold softball players recently earned Northwest District honors. Madison Kohler was awarded First Team All- District honors while Cassidy Williams earned Second Team honors. Winter Fricke received an honorable mention. The Northwest District includes 28 Division III schools. “All of these young ladies were worthy of the honors they were awarded,” said Joe Frank, AHS head coach. “Each of […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit



Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion. Nick Hudson, worship leader; Larry & Rita Wyse shared on upcoming transition to Miracle Camp. Danielle Childs, Nick and Sara Hudson and worship team, offertory. Message, “I Corinthians: How To THRIVE as a church. “ Jesse Kahler. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Mike & Linda Stuckey, Jeremy, Meagan, Brody & Jace Beck, greeters; Buffy Riley, […]

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.) Michael A. Johnson, rural Delta, trespassing, three days jail, $100, $98. Michael A. Johnson, Wauseon, disorderly conduct, three days jail, served consecutively to previous charge, $100, $114, Jeffrey D. Rupp, rural Archbold, seat […]

Poultry Banned From Ohio Fairs



The Fulton County Fair, long famous for its animal exhibitions, will be short this year, as birds of any type, including chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys, will not be displayed. The reason is the avian flu, technically known as Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, or HPAI. In a press release, officials of the Ohio Department of Agriculture said Tuesday, June 2, […]

Senior Citizen Menu



Week of June 15-22 MONDAY: breaded pork chops, o’brien potatoes, capri blend vegetables, fresh fruit, pudding. TUESDAY: broccoli cheese soup, roast beef sandwich, pea salad, fresh melon. WEDNESDAY: steamed franks or chicken breast, baked beans, steamed spinach, pineapple chunks. THURSDAY: baked fish, macaroni & cheese, stewed tomatoes, green salad, grape juice. FRIDAY: ham loaf or meatloaf, au gratin potatoes, green […]