2008-01-09

Charges Filed Against Rural Wauseon Man After Fatal Christmas Eve Crash



H. Edward Johnson, 90, rural Wauseon, one of the drivers involved in the Christmas Eve 2007 double-fatal crash, has been charged with two counts each of vehicular manslaughter and vehicular homicide. The crash occurred at the intersection of St. Rt. 2 and Co. Rd. 19, north of Pettisville, about 9:35 pm. The Ohio State Highway Patrol report on the crash […]

Earn Degrees



Two Archbold High School graduates graduated from the University of Toledo on Dec. 16, 2007. Michael Aaron Short, Archbold, graduated from the College of Business. He received bachelor’s degrees in marketing and professional sales. A 2003 AHS graduate, he is the son of Phil and Cookie Short, Archbold. Krystina Elise Bowerman, Archbold, graduated magna cum laude from the College of […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit



Archbold Evan. Mennonite Sunday: Nancy Wyse, prelude; I Know What Love Is, by Michelle Semer, offertory. Message, “The Visitation,” Brad Bame. Second service: Worship Team Band, praiselude; offertory and message same as first service. Wednesday: Kids Connection Club, Jr. High Alive, Men Alive, adult Bible study, worship team practice, high school small groups. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Classical Fiddlers- Claire Graber, […]

Yard Decorations Reported Stolen



Suzette Short, 406 S. Pleasant St., told Archbold Police that sometime between Jan. 1 and Jan. 4, 2008, someone took two Christmas decorations, described as small, lighted reindeer, along with an extension cord. The decorations were located in the southwest corner of her lawn. Total value of the decorations was about $30.

Honor Students



Several Archbold residents were named to the Ohio State University Dean’s List for the autumn 2007 quarter: Andrew John Emch, Joshua Allen Grieser, Kristin Jean Hayes, Bethany Marie Lehman, Casey Lynn Nofziger, and Carey Nicole Zsembik. Christopher Joseph Jensen, Fayette, was also named to the Dean’s List.

Northwest Ohio Bible Quiz League Begins 2008 Season



Northwest Ohio Bible quizzing opened its season, Sunday, Jan. 6 at the North Clinton Mennonite Church, Wauseon. Fifteen teams, representing nine churches in Fulton, Williams, and Defiance counties, are participating, and include 78 students, 25 of which are first-time quizzers. The material being studied this year is from Acts 10-28. Simultaneous quizzing action took place in four areas of the […]

Crime Stopper



The Fulton County Crime Stopper needs help to solve the theft of scrap metal from outside a home in the Delta area. Between Dec. 8 and 10, a window air conditioner, water cooler, aluminum bread rack, aluminum bread rack base was stolen. Informants call 1-800-255- 1122. Cash reward up to $1,000. —— Know when to speak up.

Financial Aid Workshop



A financial aid workshop for high school seniors and parents is Monday, Jan. 28, 6:30 p.m. at the Archbold High School lecture hall. Contact Tracy Kuhlman, AHS counselor, 419-445-5579.

Births



Fulton Co. Health Center Dec. 21: Shawnielle Evans, Delta, girl. Dec. 22: Kayle and Rusty Patterson, Archbold, boy. Dec. 24: Keesha Brown, Archbold, girl. Dec. 26: Lacey Geinan, Wauseon, girl. Dec. 27: Colleen and Gregory Tucker, Liberty Center, girl. Dec. 28: Taryn and Keith Myers, Wauseon, girl. Dec. 31: Crystal Leal, Napoleon, girl. Jan. 2: Marcia and Robert Gobrogge, Napoleon, […]

Car Strikes Fence; Parked Auto Struck



Chris Carden, a resident of the Holland Court apartments, was involved in an accident at 5:35 pm, Sunday, Jan. 6, when van brakes failed. The Archbold Police report states Carden was driving into a parking space at the apartment complex when the brakes failed. He struck a fence. – – – A car, driven by William J. Summer, Archbold, was […]


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