Heavy Rain Saturday Floods Archbold, Area

Reports vary, but the general consensus is six to eight inches of rain fell on the Archbold area late last week, most between Friday night and early Sunday morning, June 26-28. Frank D’Ambrosia, superintendent of the Archbold Wastewater Treatment Plant said from 7 am, Wednesday, June 24, to 7 am, Thursday, June 25, twotenths of an inch fell, as recorded […]

Stuckey Is Queen Contestant

Lauren Stuckey, Archbold, was a participant in the 2015-16 Fulton County Pork Producers Pork Queen competition, Monday, June 22, at Chesterfield Township Hall. The group selected Kallie Strauss, Wauseon, as the Pork Queen. A WHS senior, she will represent the pork producers in local parades and at the Fulton County Fair. Shown are, from left: Stuckey; Jolyssa Tedrow, Delta, 2014-15 […]

Report Illegal Dumping

A representative of Beck Insurance told Archbold police on Tuesday, June 23, that trash had been illegally dumped into the company dumpster at 120 North Defi- ance Street. The material was placed in the dumpster sometime between 5 pm, Sunday, June 21, and 9 am, Tuesday, June 23. Officers noted in their report they collected evidence in the case, which […]

“SuperFan” Short Is A Champion Himself

Doug Short is no stranger to notoriety. Most people affectionately refer to the 1971 Archbold graduate simply as “Super- Fan.” No, Short does not don a red cape and wear a shirt with the letter “S” emblazoned on his chest. Instead, SuperFan can be seen at most Archbold High School sporting events, showing his support to the students and cheering […]

Grime Hired As Coach

Brian Grime, AHS ‘08, is the new men’s and women’s head cross country coach and assistant track coach at Tabor College, Hillsboro, Kan. He begins this month. Grime spent the past two years at Heidelberg University in Tiffin, working as the assistant cross country and track and field coach. He graduated from Tiffin University in 2012 with a Bachelor of […]

Two Men Sentenced

Two men were sentenced recently in Fulton County Common Pleas Court on theft and theft-related charges: •Logan Raymon, 21, Wauseon; indicted March 16 on one count each, trafficking in drugs, theft; guilty plea entered into court records May 28 to one count, misdemeanor theft; on Feb. 24, he stole money; sentenced Thursday, June 25, to 10 days at the Corrections […]

Cordoba Pleads Not Guilty; Withdraws Bond Request

Romualdo Cordoba, Jr., 38, Archbold, the man accused of the April 25 murder of Joshua S. McJilton, has entered notguilty pleas. The pleas were entered at an arraignment hearing in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Monday, June 22. Cordoba is charged with murder and domestic violence in connection with the incident, which occurred in a parking lot near downtown Wauseon […]


For the second-consecutive year, Trisha King, AHS ‘11, who was a senior at Trine University, Angola, Ind., during the 2014-15 year, was named to the Academic All- America Women’s Track and Field/ Cross Country team. King, daughter of Pete and Luana, is just the second student-athlete in school history to receive Academic All-America honors twice, as she earned thirdteam honors […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Heidi Morgan, Pettisville, and Nathan Morgan, Wauseon, petitioners. Dissolution. Gary Beaverson, Fayette, plaintiff vs Shannon Beaverson, defendant. Divorce. Michele Blevins, Delta, plaintiff vs Green Acres Mobile Home Court, Delta, defendant. Other civil. The Huntington National Bank, Columbus, plaintiff vs Timothy Gallardo, Archbold, defendant. Foreclosure. Capital One Bank, Norcross, Ga., plaintiff vs Scott Frazier, Archbold, defendant. Other civil. […]

Agriculture Hall Of Fame Nomination Forms Ready

Nomination forms for the 2015 Fulton County Agriculture Hall of Fame award are available at the Fulton County Extension office, 8770 St. Rt. 108, Wauseon, 419-337-9210, or online at www.fulton.osu.edu. Deadline is July 10. Qualified recipients include farmers or breeders who have made major contributions to the land and the product(s) of agriculture, or someone who has worked in an […]

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