AHS Students Receive Scholarships

Members of the Archbold High School Class of 2017 who received scholarships at Scholarship Night, Monday, May 22, and the scholarships they received: Emma Adams, Northwest State Community College Changing Lives; Eliza Avers, Northwest State Community College Honors, Aschliman & Co., CPA, Sauder Woodworking; Sara Bilen, Lipscomb University Academic, State & Memorial, Anita Short Neer, Archbold Vocal Music; Levi Carmody, […]

Ball Gets 63 Days, Community Control

Joshua David Ball, 37, rural Archbold, was sentenced to 63 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, Monday, June 5, in Fulton County CommonPleas Court. Ball, who was wanted on a warrant from Defiance County, and another man were arrested outside the Archbold Circle K store the night of April 3. Police received an anonymous tip Ball would be […]

Menacing, Criminal Trespassing Reported

Reports involving aggravated menacing and criminal trespassing were filed with Archbold police recently. Scott Skiver, 53, 406 West St., told police at noon on Tuesday, May 30, he was asleep in his home. A second man, a friend of Skiver’s, was working on a car in Skiver’s garage. A third subject came into the garage, making threats against Skiver. Knowing […]

4-H News

At the Tuesday, May 23 meeting of the Countryside Clovers 4-H club, members had a pizza party, and signed up for the June 17 Toledo Mud Hens game. The next meeting is at the Turkey Creek Creamery, 11313 Co. Rd. D, Wauseon. It was decided that the money the group raised from the dime auction will go to the community […]

Dog Warden Cites Local Man

Brian Banister, Fulton County dog warden, issued a citation to Joseph Booth 38, Archbold, for failure to confine a dog. The charge results from an incident that occurred Sunday, May 28. The Archbold police report states an officer was called to the Holland Court apartments about 9:22 pm, where a woman said an eight-yearold child had been bitten by a […]


A woman appeared in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Friday, May 26, for sentencing: •Angela M. Mossing, 35, Lyons; originally indicted April 17, 2017, on one count, possession of heroin; entered guilty plea; on or about Aug. 3, 2016, possessed heroin; sentenced to five years community control; ordered to pay cost of prosecution, complete drug court program. Failure to abide […]

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Howard and Judy Warncke are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Howard Warncke and Judy Osborne were married June 10, 1967, at First Church of God, Wauseon, by Pastor Laverne Alt. They are the parents of two children, Tony (Missy) Warncke, Archbold, and Kris (Mike) Ritter, Wauseon. They have five grandchildren. The couple spent Spring Break with their children and grandchildren […]

Reports Identity Theft

Joseph Brown Dominique, 26, Defiance, reported that his identity was used to secure a loan over the Internet. Dominique told police he had been contacted by a loan company. Company officials told him that a loan he had taken out in January was past due. After inquiring about the loan, he learned that a woman had used her email address […]

Planting Nearly Done After Good Weather

When Fulton County farmers finally got a good week of weather, they made the most of it and almost completely finished their spring planting. “It was a great week for wrapping up a lot of planting,” said Eric Richer, Fulton County agricultural extension agent. “The week starting Memorial Day through the past weekend, there was no meaningful rainfall in Wauseon. […]

Archbold 7th, 8th Grade Awards

President’s Education Awards 7th Grade Silver Seal Award, Outstanding Achievement: Zoe Arend, Gavin Bailey, Sydney Becher, Jaybe Burkle, Logan Grime, Carsyn Hagans, Emma Hall, Anna Horst, Tyler Hurst, Ashton Kammeyer, Kaiden Keiser, Reagan Kohler, Charles Krieger, Aidan Price, Natalee Rose, Kaden Rufenacht, Sophie Schramm, Abigail Short, Joelle Waidelich, Kenneth Walker, Emily Walker, Lydia Whiteman, Emma Zaborniak, Addison Ziegler. 8th Grade […]

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