2017-06-21

Archbold To Propose Fire Contract, But Prepare Separation Papers



The Archbold Village Council Police & Fire Committee will put another proposal for operation of the Archbold Fire Department before the German Township Trustees. At the same time, the committee directed Donna Dettling, village administrator, to prepare documents for a second request for separation from the township, to be filed if the trustees balk at the latest deal. An earlier […]

Archbold Police Log



June 8 7:21 pm: Citation to Blake Slattman, 21, Archbold, speeding, Stryker St. at De- Groff Ave. June 9 9:15 am: Transported two juvenile prisoners to court in Wauseon. 12:04 pm: Suspicious device found on vehicle. 3:12 pm: Welfare check, 500 block Buckeye St., all okay. 4:08 pm: Subject looking for lost cell phone; advised police do not have phone. […]

Tuesday Crash Injures Three



Three people were injured in a two-car crash that occurred at 7:06 am, Tuesday, June 20, on Henry Co. Rd. 24, about four-tenths of a mile north of Co. Rd. V. The Henry County Sheriff Department report states a car driven by Michael James Clem, 23, Defiance, was traveling south on Co. Rd. 24 and attempted to pass another southbound […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit



Second Sunday After Pentecost Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nathanael Miles and worship team, music, offertory; David Nafziger, worship leader. Message, “Summer In The Psalms Series: Psalm 19:7-11,” Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite Sunday: Dean & Jeanette Beck, Ralph & Carolyn Metzler, greeters; Anita Roth, song leader; Barb Stuckey, worship leader. Message, “Generation Busters,” Allen Rutter, Shalom Counseling and Mediation Center; prayer by […]

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court Mary Ann Doty, Lyons, plaintiff vs Thomas Doty, Lyons, defendant. Divorce. Wells Fargo Bank, Tempe, Ariz., plaintiff vs Robert White, Columbus, defendant. Foreclosure. Keith Eddington, Camden, Mich., plaintiff vs William Younkin, Jr, Jackson, Mich., defendant. Other civil. Alton Hunt, III, Wauseon and Sharon Hunt, Maumee, petitioners. Dissolution. Mark Merillat, Fayette and Stephanie Merillat, Napoleon, petitioners. Dissolution. Karen […]

FFA News



The Pettisville FFA chapter attended the 89th State FFA Convention in Columbus, May 4-5. Twenty-four members attended with 24 parents and guests. Members went to sessions where state officers and invited speakers gave speeches to help chapters and members get motivated to do more in communities. Members toured a chocolate factory and attended leadership workshops. Chapters were awarded for doing […]

Nofziger, Klink To Wed June 24



Neil and Kathy Nofziger, Archbold, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Jenna Renee, to Nathaniel Lee Klink, son of Paul and Kathleen Klink, Chambersburg, Pa. The bride-elect, an Archbold High School graduate, graduated from Goshen (Ind.) College in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in molecular biology. A third-year medical student, she will earn an M.D. […]

Public Meetings



Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, June 26, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold. School Board Pettisville School Board, Monday, June 26, 8 p.m., library, Pettisville School, 232 Summit St. Park Board Archbold Village Park Board, Wednesday, June 28, 12 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St. Quadco Quadco Administrative Board and Non-Profit Board, Tuesday, […]

German Township, Stryker Go In Different Directions On Medical Marijuana



The German Township Trustees listened to their constituents and decided by consensus to ban the growth, processing, or sale of medical marijuana in the township. Persons opposing medical marijuana, or cannabis, said they were willing to forego the tax benefits, the potential for new, well-paying jobs, and a straight-out cash donation, to take a stand against growing and the processing […]

Receives Scholarship



Emily Roth, AHS ‘17, received one of three $1000 scholarships from the Ohio High School Athletic Association Northwest District Athletic Board, Wednesday, June 14. Two hundred applicants from the Northwest Ohio District were scored based on gpa, class rank, ACT score, and athletic achievement at the state level of competition. Roth’s total score was the highest of all applicants. Thirty […]