Look For First Baby Of 2008

Nine days into 2008, the Archbold Buckeye First Baby of the Year still is waiting for a winner. The Buckeye First Baby of 2008 is the first baby of the year born to parents living in the Archbold or Pettisville school districts after midnight, Dec. 31, 2007. The birth may occur at any hospital. Complete rules were in the Dec. […]

Seven New Home Permits In Village Issued In 2007

The Village of Archbold issued seven zoning permits in 2007 for new single-family dwellings in Archbold. Archbold Village Council heard the news during the Monday night, Jan. 7 meeting. Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, said the number of home permits issued surprised him. In a report, Carma Grime, village zoning inspector, said the combined stated value of the seven houses […]

Birds Soar Over N.C. Eagles 70-21

The Pettisville girls basketball team hosted North Central, Friday, Jan. 4 in a Buckeye Border Conference matchup. The Blackbirds outscored the Eagles in every quarter on their way to a 70-21 victory. Pettisville is 7-4, 4-1 BBC. North Central is 1-8, 0-4 BBC. Erica King scored the first seven points of the game for a 7-0 PHS lead. Pettisville scored […]


AACC Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce, noon luncheon meeting, Monday, Jan. 14. Speaker: Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, state of the village. Alzheimer’s Assoc. Alzheimer’s Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 10:30 a.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 210 N. Main St., Swanton. Call 1-800-272-3900. Blood Draw Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood draw: Saturday, Jan. 12, […]

Truck Downs Poles Dec. 24

Two roadside poles broke after a truck augur boom swung free around 2:37 pm, Monday, Dec. 24. Mark S. Hill, 41, Archbold, was driving a work truck owned by Archbold Elevator west on Co. Rd. L when the boom swung, hitting a telephone line, four-tenths of a mile west of Co. Rd. 16. The Fulton County Sheriff Department report states […]

Blue Streaks Derail Locos 44-37

The Archbold girls basketball team won its third straight game with a 44-37 Northwest Ohio Athletic League victory at Montpelier, Friday, Jan. 4. The win raised the Streaks’ record to 9-4, 3-2 NWOAL. Montpelier dropped to 1-10, 0-4 NWOAL. The first quarter remained close throughout, with neither team leading by more than two points. At the end of the first […]

Teresa Emma (Siebenaler) Jones

Teresa E. Jones, 89 years, of Bryan, died at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2008 at Hillside Country Living. She was born on May 8, 1918, in Blakeslee, Ohio, the daughter of William and Rose (Huard) Siebenaler. She married Harold E. Jones on July 25, 1943, in Baltimore, Md., and he preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 2000. Teresa […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Hilary Huffman, Wauseon, plaintiff vs. Maxwell McConnell, Wauseon, defendant. Domestic violence. State of Ohio ex. rel., Tammi Henderson vs. Quachith Henderson, Texarkana, Texas. UIFSA. Nationstar Mortgage, Lewisville, Texas, plaintiff vs. Howard Reel, Wauseon, defendant. Foreclosure. Bank of New York Trust Company, Phoenix, Ariz., plaintiff vs. Luis Garza, Archbold, defendant. Foreclosure. Countywide Home Loans, Ft. Worth, Texas, plaintiff […]

Collegiate Connection

Kendra Stahl, a 2004 AHS graduate and daughter of Tim and Barb Stahl, played but did not score in Huntington (Ind.) University’s 46-44 women’s basketball loss to Bethel College, Wednesday, Jan. 2. The Foresters dropped to 9-6. Bethel College, ranked fifth in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics’ Division II, raised its record to 14-2.

Mary R. Schlatter

Mary R. Schlatter, age 86 years, passed away Saturday evening, Jan. 5, 2008, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold, where she had resided since Nov. 5, 2007. She was born Oct. 1, 1921, at Monclova, a daughter of Edward and Clara Williams. She married Myles Schlatter on Feb. 23, 1946, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 8, […]

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