Helicopter Called To Search For Domestic Violence Suspect Sat.

The Life Flight helicopter ambulance was called to assist three Fulton County Sheriff deputies to search for a domestic violence subject Saturday night, Aug. 25. The suspect, identified by deputies as Logan D. Short, 41, rural Archbold, eluded deputies that night. He turned himself in at the sheriff office in Wauseon the following day. Short appeared in Fulton County Western […]

Beck In Scholars Program

Janie Beck, Archbold, a junior at Goshen (Ind.) College, participated in the Maple Scholars program over the summer. Beck, a Bible and religion major, worked with a visiting professor at Goshen on a project titled, “The Axes of the Cross Are Love and Justice: The Religious and Political Thought of Reihnold Niehbuhr and Martin Luther King Jr.” The project was […]

St. Martin’s Pastor Has An Eclectic Background

Paul Reichert, pastor at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, has a wide and varied background. The Toledo native’s educational career starts with a diploma from Ottawa Hills High School, and includes study at Cornell University, a bachelor’s degree in business administration, in management, from the University of Toledo, and study at Nijenrode University in the Netherlands. He attended seminary at Trinity […]

Man Indicted On Burglary Charge

Marcos A. Garcia, 22, Archbold, was indicted on two counts of attempted burglary and one count of criminal damaging or endangering by the Fulton County Grand Jury on Monday, Aug. 20. The indictment against Garcia states on July 15, he attempted to break into an occupied structure when another person was present. Dereck M. Davenport, 25, Archbold, was indicted on […]

FFA News

Pettisville FFA held its annual officer training, Tuesday, July 31 and Wednesday, Aug. 1, at a cottage on Coldwater Lake, Mich. Six officers, two assistant officers, and the advisor were present. During the overnight stay, four leadership sessions were held and the officers participated. Officers discussed how they could get younger FFA members more active, and how, as officers, they […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Central Mennonite Sunday morning: Gerald and Chris Schoenhals, welcome; Anita Roth and music team, songs of praise, song of blessing, benediction; scripture reading, Ephesians 1:3-14, Gary and Sandy Stuckey, Gary and Joyce Short; Dawn Rufenacht, children’s time; Wanda Stopher, sermon, “Blessed and Blessings;” Jeff Smith, pastor, prayer of God’s people; Duane Beck, Kathy Smith, Sheila Gruenhagen, offertory, In the Beauty […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Christine Wagner, Delta, and Keith Wagner II, Delta, petitioners. Dissolution. Ashley McCloskey, Claremore, Ohio, plaintiff vs. Jason McCloskey, Swanton, defendant. Divorce. Troy Whitaker, Defiance, plaintiff vs. Carl Dickinson, Bryan, defendant. Other tort. Jason Oliver, Oakwood, plaintiff vs. Sauder Woodworking, Archbold, defendant. Administrative appeal. Lasalle Bank National Association, Lewisville, Texas, plaintiff vs. Dale Hassenzahl, Delta, defendant. Foreclosure. Farmers […]

Area Residents Share Memories As Fulton Co. Fair Celebrates 150 Years Of Good, Clean Family Fun

For some, the Fulton County Fair means Ferris wheels and blue ribbons. Or big-name country music stars and a midway so crowded, you can’t move. For Mark and Amy Miller, Archbold, the fair was the start of it all, really. “We met at the fair on Sept. 3, 1979, and have been together for 28 years,” said Mark. For Sanford […]


Cancer Support Living With Cancer support group meets Thursday, Sept. 6, 7 p.m., Bryan Community Center, Buffalo Rd. Call Jean Geesey, 419-445-4181 for more information. Mountain Climbing Fulton County Health Center’s Mountain Climbing series for better diabetes self-management meets Wednesday, Sept. 5, 9 a.m., or Thursday, Sept. 13, 7 p.m., FCHC, 725 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. There is a fee. […]

Edon Man Injured

Richard A. Adams, Jr., 19, Edon, was treated and released at Archbold Hospital after his auto collided with a trailer pulled by a truck Thursday, Aug. 23, at 6.14 pm. The Henry County Sheriff Department report states the driver of the truck-trailer combination, Michael R. McClure, 26, Liberty Center, was cited for driving without taillights or a license plate light […]