Public Meetings

Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Tuesday, Jan. 2, 7 p.m., council chambers, Archbold Municipal Building, 300 N. Defiance St.

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago 2018 Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008 Darren Jenkins, a former teacher, high school principal, and school superintendent, took over as superintendent of the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center, Jan. 1. He replaced John Wilhelm, who is retiring after holding the position since 1997. The center provides support services to schools in the four counties. The Toledo Area Human […]

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the listing of traffic offenses, the first number is actual speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Andrew T. Hatzer, Wauseon, possession of marijuana, $75, $78. Natalie Maria Vasquez, Archbold, speeding, 77-55, US20A, $100, $88. Matthew Allan Huner, Fayette, speeding, 74-55, St. Rt. 66, $47, $64; driving while license suspended, […]

2017-12-27 E-Edition

Vehicles Collide While Backing Out Of Driveways

Two vehicles backing out of driveways on the opposite sides of a street in the Fox Chase Manufactured Housing Community collided about 3:28 pm, Thursday, Dec. 14. A car, driven by Michele Renee Bartelt, 49, lot 119, was backing out of her residential driveway. Passengers were Ethan Bartelt, 15, and Roberta Roose, 70, all of the same address. A sport […]

Juvenile Punished For Mischief

When police investigated a case of juvenile mischief they discovered the female juvenile perpetrator was already being punished for her actions. Jessica D. Elswick, 28, East Gardens, told police on Sunday, Dec. 17, that the suspect had been knocking on her apartment window. On another occasion, Elswick said she believed the suspect had poured a soft drink over the side […]

Archbold Prevails In Rivalries With Pettisville

Archbold and Pettisville battled in their annual basketball rivalries last week, with the Streaks coming out on top in both contests. Top left: Archbold’s Rigo Ramos (23) steals the ball from Pettisville’s Dillon King. Top right: Pettisville’s Canidate Vickery (23) uses his arm to get around Archbold’s Austin Wiemken along the baseline. The Streaks won 62- 52. Bottom left: Pettisville’s […]

Police Forward Report On Alleged Unauthorized Use

Archbold police officers have forwarded a report from their investigation of alleged unauthorized use of a vehicle to Mark Hagans, village solicitor. Hagans will decide whether charges will be filed in the incident. Travis John Henricks, 24, East Gardens, told police at 5:12 pm, Saturday, Dec. 16, that his 2001-model car had been stolen from the apartment complex parking lot […]

Ohio Supreme Court Grants Stay In Archbold Man’s Case

As of around noon yesterday, Tuesday, Noah Wade Pelmear, 27, Archbold, had been released from the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio after the Ohio Supreme Court issued a stay of a judgment against him. Heather Lumbrezer , clerk of the Western District Court, said earlier Tuesday morning, she was trying to contact Kent North, a visiting judge from Bryan, for […]

SUVs Collide Dec. 9

A pair of sport-utility vehicles collided on South Defiance Street about 11:45 am, Saturday, Dec. 9, sending four people to the Fulton County Health Center. The Archbold police report states Kathy A. Amos, 67, Fayette, was driving one SUV north on South Defiance Street, with passenger Lorianne L. Amos, 47, Fayette. Amos was stopping for a yellow traffic signal at […]