Engineer Gives Retirement News

Archbold Village Council learned Bob Seaman, village engineer, has announced he will retire in 2018. Kevin Eicher, a councilman and chairman of the council streets & sidewalks committee, said Seaman asked that village officials keep Dexter Krueger, assistant engineer, in mind for the job. Eicher said in budgeting talks, Seaman has asked for some replacement equipment for the department. Dennis […]

Theft, Missing Items Reported

Gabriel Anthony Salas, 19, East Gardens, told Archbold police at 2:32 pm, Wednesday, Dec. 2, the $150 check to cover his electric bill was stolen. He told officers the theft occurred from his residence sometime between noon on Dec. 1, and the time of the report. Police indicated in their report the victim refused to cooperate with the investigation. In […]

Girls Sing Christmas Music

Ellie Rupp, Hope Nofziger, and Allie McQuade, AHS students, performed a Christmas song during the school Christmas program, Thursday, Dec. 10. The program was organized and staged by AHS students.– photo by David Pugh

Fund Transfers Okayed

Archbold Village Council approved two fund transfers during its Monday, Dec. 7 meeting. Approved was the transfer of $50,000 from the village water fund to the water department Replacement and Improvement fund. A similar transfer of $25,000 went from the wastewater fund to the wastewater R&I fund. The R&I funds are a line item where village officials can set aside […]

Illegal Dumping Stopped

Archbold police were able to stop a case of illegal dumping that occurred on Saturday, Dec. 5. A representative of Farmers & Merchants State Bank contacted police at 9:39 am that day and reported observing a person placing personal trash in the bank dumpster at about 9:30 am. The representative obtained the license plate number of the suspect’s vehicle. Police […]

Fatal Crash Monday Evening

Ohio State Highway Patrol officials announced Monday night that Jacob Baldwin, 24, Delta, died in an auto mishap on Co. Rd. 4-1 near Co. Rd. B about 5:22 pm. OSHP Troopers report Baldwin was driving a pickup truck north on Co. Rd. 4-1, when the vehicle went out of control. It went off the right side of the road, overturned, […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Dec. 5: Bobbie Munts, Delta, boy. Dec. 7: Cassandra & Jacob Boyd, Wauseon, girl; Alyssa Buckholtz, Delta, boy. Dec. 8: Ashley Durling, Wauseon, girl; Angel & Chad Grieser, Archbold, boy.

Car, Minivan Collide

A two-vehicle crash occurred on St. Rt. 2, about 600 feet east of St. Rt. 66, at 6:56 am, Monday, Dec. 7, an Archbold police report states. Betty J. Beck, 82, rural Stryker, was driving a car east on the highway when she stopped after missing a turn into a private drive. A minivan, driven by Kenneth L. Leupp, 60, […]

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Mood Disorders Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, Dec. 22, 11 a.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66 south of Archbold. Bereavement Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief group, Monday, Dec. 21, 7:30 p.m., meeting room, Fulton County Health Center, S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon.

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