Cited For Loose Dogs

Con L. Wyse, 50, Archbold, received citations for allowing dogs to run at large and failure to required dogs to wear tags on Sunday, Aug. 12. Police received a report at 3:59 pm of multiple dogs running loose in the 400 block of Stamm St. The officer responding to the call spoke with several neighbors, who identified Wyse as the […]

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A friend recounted a scene in which he was the proverbial fly on the wall in a public setting. Three nearby store clerks were talking among themselves and got to the topic of local news. One after another, they talked about how they don’t pay attention to local news. One said it had been a few months. Another a few […]

Gallup, Martin, Miller, Wyse Inducted Into Fulton County Agricultural Hall Of Fame

Four men were inducted into the 2018 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame at a ceremony at the Ruihley Park Pavilion, Monday, Aug. 20. Inductees are Richard Martin, Ed Miller, Dennis Wyse, and Richard L. Gallup. Martin started farming while growing up on the family farm in Fayette. While attending Fayette High School, he was involved in the FFA program, […]

Mary Ellen Schrock

Mary Ellen Schrock, 71, of New York City, N.Y., passed away June 28, 2018. She lived and worked in New York City for the past 35 years, as well as enjoying the winter months in Bradenton, Fla., in recent years. Mary Ellen was born in Pigeon, Mich., on June 5, 1947, to Glenn and Mary Gwendolyn (Smith) Schrock. Mary Ellen […]

Archbold Rescue Checks Person

Archbold police assisted the Archbold Fire Department at the Sauder Heritage Inn about 9:45 pm, Friday, Aug. 10, a police report states. While there, officers reported observing a guest behaving suspiciously. When officers spoke with the person, they decided to have the subject checked by EMS personnel.

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008 “It’s not a beer tent,” said Nanette Buehrer, director of Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce. “There will be more than just beer, and there may not even be a tent.” The Archbold Area School District earned the rank of “Excellent with Distinction” on the Ohio Department of Education school district report cards for […]

Emergency Repair On West Holland Street Prevents Pavement Collapse

Archbold Village Council authorized a payment of $30,000 to Krueger Construction for repair of a section of West Holland Street at its Monday, Aug. 20 meeting. Which is a good thing, because the project is already complete. Donna Dettling, village administrator, said the repairs in the 700 block of West Holland Street were done on an emergency basis. In a […]

Harold D. Bernath

Harold D. Bernath, age 92 years, of Wauseon, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 14, 2018, at The Ebeid Hospice Residence in Sylvania. He was born Aug. 25, 1925, at Wauseon, the son of Harry and Dinah (Merillat) Bernath. A 1942 graduate of Pettisville High School, he joined the U.S. Marines at the age of 17 and served during W.W. II. […]

Boy Lost, Found

A four-year-old boy who went missing in the 400 block of Ditto Street was found soon after, an Archbold police report states. The boy was reported missing about 12:52 pm, Thursday, Aug. 16. He was found and was in good health, the report said.

Results Are In

Krystal Alexander, left, and her daughter Kelsey Aeschliman look over Kelsey’s state test results during the Archbold Middle School Open House, Monday, Aug. 20. Kelsey did well, her mother said. She starts sixth grade today.– photo by David Pugh