2016-11-02

Public Meetings



Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Nov. 3, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. Ridgeville Township Trustees, Monday, Nov. 7, 8 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station, downtown Ridgeville Corners. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Nov. 7, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. Park Board Ridgeville Park Board, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 7 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station.

Ziegler To Retire, Rehire As Treasurer



Among the personnel actions taken by the Archbold School Board at its Monday, Oct. 24 meeting was the first step for Christine Ziegler, district treasurer, to retire and be rehired. Ziegler will officially retire from her post on Jan. 1, 2017. The proposal is to rehire her for her current job immediately following her retirement. The program allows Ziegler to […]

Township Trustees, Police And Fire Committee, Reach Fire Equipment Agreement



The German Township Trustees and the Archbold Police and Fire Committee reached a tentative agreement on the transfer of Archbold fire equipment to village ownership. The tentative agreement calls for the village of Archbold to provide fire protection services to German Township for 30 years, with provision for additional revenue if costs increase. The trustees agreed they would turn over […]

Three-Vehicle Crash Thursday



A three-vehicle crash occurred at about 2:52 pm, Thursday, Oct. 27, on South Defiance Street at Elm Street, an Archbold police report states. A car, driven by Joseph T. Pettit, 30, rural Bryan, was stopped in traffic. Stopped behind him was a second car, driven by Samantha R. Williams, 21, Bryan. A third car driven by Bobby A. Rodriguez, 25, […]

Are Flag Football Helmets A Problem?



The Archbold Park Board talked about issues with helmets issued to fifth- and sixth-grade flag football players during its Wednesday, Oct. 26 meeting. Jennifer Kidder, Archbold Parks & Recreation director, explained the helmets were issued to the youngsters to make them feel closer to the high school football experience. No shoulder, knee, or other pads were issued. Jennifer Hurst, a […]