Melvin E. “Mel” Bostelman, 83, Napoleon, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Napoleon. Survivors include one daughter, Donna (Dennis) Schlueter, Napoleon; four sons, Ronald (Cheryl) Bostelman, Napoleon, Larry (Linda) Bostelman, Wauseon, Fred (Marolyn) Bostelman, Archbold, James (Abigail) Bostelman, Napoleon; 14 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; one brother, Edgar (Lois) Bostelman, Toledo; two sisters, Nettie Homan, Napoleon, and Kate […]

Earns Scholarship

Dustin Hamilton, Archbold, Wade Knipp, Stryker, and Shawn Brokaw, West Unity, all students at Owens Community College, have each received a $1,000 Auto Dealers United For Kids scholarship. Preference for the scholarship is given to students who major in automotive technology programs.

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Archbold Police Log

Jan. 6 5:34 pm: Theft, East Gardens. Jan. 7 3:39 pm: Citation to Timothy C. Nicely, 44, Defiance, speeding, 100 block Nolan Prkwy. Jan. 8 12:27 pm: Theft, Circle K. Jan. 9 3:45 pm: Disabled vehicle, 1500 block S. Defiance St., transported subject to Fox Chase. 8:35 pm: A car, owned by Tiffany M. Ohlinger, rural Archbold, was parked in […]

Honor Students

Nathan Aaron Tilkins, and Logan Rehklau Wyse, Archbold, were named to the Dean’s List at the University of Northwestern Ohio, college of technologies in November. Kyle Lynn Short, Archbold, was named to the Dean’s List at UNOH college of business, fall quarter. —— Danielle Burkholder, a 2007 Archbold High School Graduate, has been named to the dean’s list for the […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evan. Mennonite Sunday: Rosemary Fisher, prelude; Jeff and Mary Shadowen, missionary moment; choral offertory, It is Well. Message, “The Difference,” Jesse Kahler, youth pastor. Second: Praiselude and worship through singing and offertory, worship team band; message same as first service. Wednesday: Kids Connection Club, Jr. High Alive, adult Bible study, worship team practice, high school small groups. Lockport Mennonite […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Tonya Galbraith, Delta, and Keith Galbraith, Lyons, petitioners. Dissolution. Rob Lehman, Delta, plaintiff vs. Lora Lehman, Delta, defendant. Divorce. Chase Bank, San Antonio, Texas, plaintiff vs. Diane Reinking, Fayette, defendant. Other civil. Famous Enterprises, Inc, Akron, plaintiff vs. J&J Construction, Delta, defendant. Other civil. GMAC Mortgage, Ft Washington, Pa., plaintiff vs. Kathy Heath, Wauseon, defendant. Foreclosure. Tye […]

Voter Registration Deadline Feb. 4

Voter registration for the March 4, 2008, Ohio primary election is Monday, Feb. 4. The Fulton County Board of Elections, 525 North Shoop Ave., Wauseon, can help qualified voters to verify their registration status. Voters may contact the Board of Elections at 419-335-6841 or send a fax to 419-337-2363. Women who have changed their name by marriage, and persons who […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Jan. 3: Brittany Mullins, Napoleon, girl. Jan. 9: Maria Balderas, Archbold, boy; Karrin Fonseca, Adrian, Mich., boy; Theresa Vermillon, Stryker, girl. Jan. 10: Kimberly and Jason Stevens, Wauseon, boy.

Litter Complaint To Be Handled By High School

A vandalism complaint involving littering, filed by Ryan Throne, 111 Schlatter Street, will be handled by Archbold High School officials. Martin Schmidt, Archbold Police chief, said trash was tossed onto Throne’s driveway sometime between 8 pm and 8:30 pm Wednesday, Jan. 9. Throne is a teacher at AHS. Schmidt said four AHS-student juveniles, believed to have been involved in the […]

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