Short Graduates From Basic Training

Kristen A. Short, Pettisville, U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward […]

Delbert E. Nagel

Delbert E. Nagel, 85, of Ridgeville Township, passed away at the Lutheran Home Campus of Napoleon on Thursday, June 18, 2015. He was born May 23, 1930, in Ridgeville Township of Henry County to Edwin R. and Lena (Watchman) Nagel. Delbert lived his entire life on the family farm, except for his military service and the past 3 1/2 years […]


Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Friday, June 26, 12-5 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 701 S. Defiance St., Stryker. Sexual Abuse Survivors Women’s sexual abuse survivors’ support group, Wednesday, June 24, 6 p.m., Shalom office, 108 W. High St., Bryan.

Corish To Attend Medical Event

Makayla Corish, 17, New Smyrna Beach, Fla., granddaughter of Mike and Heidi Aeschliman, Archbold, will attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston, Mass., today through Friday. Corish, who graduated from New Smyrna Beach (Fla.) High School this spring after three years, was nominated to attend the event by a physician. She plans to study medicine at Valencia College […]


Marlin J. Conrad, 87, Archbold, died June 21, 2015. Survivors include his wife, Elinor, and three daughters. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of July 6-10 MONDAY: sloppy joe sandwich, TUESDAY: beef & cabbage soup, cheese & crackers, cucumber salad, fresh fruit. WEDNESDAY: southwest pork chops, spanish style rice, steamed zucchini, pineapple. THURSDAY: salmon patties, au gratin potatoes, creamed peas, apple slices w/dip.

No Business At Park Board

With only two of five members present, the Archbold Park Board could not conduct business at its Friday, June 19 meeting. Jennifer Kidder, Parks & Recreation director, said a new meeting date has not been set.

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.) Liborio R. Ramirez, Archbold, seat belt, Co. Rd. 24, $30, $51. Joshua Russ Bernath, Wauseon, failed to yield right-of-way, St. Rt. 108 at US20, $37, $88. Gary P. Zikovich, rural Fayette, disobeyed stop […]

Rt. 66 Relocation Study: What Did We Get For $29,960?

Last Wednesday night, two men from the Bowling Green State University Center for Regional Development presented the results of the long-awaited economic impact study, for which the village of Archbold paid $29,960. So what did we get for our money? Depends on who you are. If you are a village of Archbold official, you got a document to use to […]

Honor Student

Amy Christman, Archbold, was named to the dean’s list for the 2015 spring semester at Malone University, Canton. Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify.

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