June 15-17 Weekend Events Contend With Heat Wave

Those involved with two of three events held over the Father’s Day weekend said temperatures of 100 degrees or more had little to no effect on their programs. Jennifer Kidder, director of Archbold Parks & Recreation, said she didn’t think the heat had any effect on the Backyard Bash, Saturday, June 16, in Memorial Park. “We’re from Northwest Ohio. We’re […]


Fulton Co. Health Center June 8: Myriah & Daniel Clay, Wauseon, girl. June 11: Melanie & Ezra Miller, Whitehouse, boy; Ruth & Dennis Kauffman, Archbold, boy.

Ruth Rupp Sebenick

Ruth Rupp Sebenick, 96, daughter of Ralph and Myrtie (Burkholder) Rupp, passed away April 23, 2018, at her daughter’s home in Spring Lake, Mich. A gifted musician, at age 13 Ruth was the organist at St John’s Christian Church. At 16 and 17, Ruth won the prestigious Mu Phi Epsilon Scholarship to study at the Toledo Conservatory of Music. She […]

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of June 25-29 MONDAY: lasagna, cauliflower, tossed salad, fruit crisp. TUESDAY: ham loaf or meatloaf, au gratin potatoes, creamed peas, pineapple. WEDNESDAY: sloppy joes, tator tots, winter blend vegetables, bananas, yogurt. THURSDAY: minestrone soup, turkey sandwich, broccoli salad, jello. FRIDAY: swedish meatballs, egg noodles, green & wax beans, baby carrots, fruit juice.

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.) Delia Leyva, Archbold, failed to yield right-of-way at through highway, S. Defiance St. at E. Beech St., $102, $93. Christopher M. Crist, Pioneer, speeding, 49-35, Main St., Fayette, $37, $93. Michael J. Maginn, […]

Honor Student

Mary Yoder, AHS ‘14 and daughter of David and Mari, was named to the dean’s list for the 2018 spring term at the University of Dayton. Students must earn at least a 3.5 gpa to qualify.

CCNO Director Still Under Administrative Leave

Jim Dennis, executive director of the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, remains on administrative leave while an internal investigation is underway. The Corrections Commission of Northwest Ohio, which operates the regional jail, placed Dennis on administrative leave during its April 25 meeting. The vote to put Dennis on administrative leave came after an executive session to discuss “possible investigation of […]

Earns Degree

Mary Yoder, AHS ‘14, daughter of David and Mari, graduated from the Univer- sity of Dayton during spring commencement exercises, Sunday, May 6.

Investigate Overdose

After Archbold police assisted a subject suffering a drug overdose in their parking lot, they are now investigating the case for possible criminal charges. The police report on the incident states an officer was on patrol, heading east on East Lutz Road, about 11:27 am, Saturday, June 9, when the driver of a westbound car flagged him down. The officer […]

Acme Baseball

The Archbold Acme baseball team is 8-4 through June 14. Archbold 1, Wauseon 0 T.J. Rice had the walk-off winning hit in Archbold’s 1- 0 season-opening win over Wauseon, Tuesday, May 29. Mitch Grosjean and Clay Nafziger each had a hit. Noah Cheney was the winning pitcher. Archbold 5, Defiance 2 Rigo Ramos was the winning pitcher in Archbold’s 5-2 […]

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