2008-02-27

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William "Bill" W. Hollingshead

William W. Hollingshead    William “Bill” W. Hollingshead, 81, of West Unity, died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008, in the Community Hospitals & Wellness Centers, Bryan.    He was born June 25, 1926 in the family home in Napoleon, Ohio to Alta (Durham) and E.P. “Pat” Hollingshead. He resided in Archbold as a four-year-old, until his graduation from high school in […]

Archbold Wins Eighth Straight Sectional Title



With only a four-point lead at halftime, the Archbold boys basketball team (17-4) used a 32-17 second half to streak by the Paulding Panthers 59-40, Friday, Feb. 22 in a Division III sectional final at Defiance High School. The game stayed close until the fourth quarter, when the Streaks turned a 41-35 lead into a 47-35 advantage on two foul […]

Bible Quiz Final Meet



The Northwest Ohio Bible Quizzing League completed its final regular-season quiz meet at West Clinton Mennonite Church, Sunday, Feb. 24. It completed a round-robin set of matches. Since the beginning of the season, each of the 15 teams quizzed a match against each of the others. Trophies were presented to the four teams with the best win/lose records, and pizza […]

Sterlena Pride Dairy Co-Op Opens In Old Sterling Plant



The former Sterling Milk Company dairy, located in downtown Wauseon, has restarted operations, naming itself after a fiberglass cow. The Sterlena Pride Dairy Cooperative dairy cooperative is named after Sterlena, the former company mascot. The giant plastic cow has been a fixture in Northwest Ohio parades. Monty Lorntz, president of the cooperative, said it took courage to restart the business […]

Sue Ann Pape



Sue Ann Pape, 53, of Bowling Green, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2008 at her residence following a long illness. Sue was born Dec. 21, 1954 in Wheeling, Ill. to Vernon and Kathleen (Stimmel) Davidson. She married Mark W. Pape in June of 1978. Sue graduated from Findlay High School in 1973. She received her BA degree in Education from Bowling […]

Rufenacht, Short Qualify For State



For the past two weeks, a pair of Archbold wrestlers has been making headline news. It’s time to add one more week to those headlines. Chad Rufenacht and Tyler Short finished third at the Division III district tournament, earning a shot to stand on the podium at the Schott when the annual state wrestling tournament gets underway, Thursday, Feb. 29 […]

2008-02-27 E-Edition

Fulton County Unopposed Candidates



Of the seven unopposed candidates in the Fulton County Republican Primary for Tuesday, March 4, six returned questionnaires to this newspaper. No Democratic candidates filed for any of the positions. County Recorder (Republican Primary) Name: Sandra K. Barber Resides in: Wauseon Incumbent? Yes Family: Husband James; children Matthew, Caroline, Joel Native of: Defiance; Wauseon resident 36 years Education: 1965 Stryker […]

Adele Haubold



Adele Haubold, age 97, of Archbold, Ohio, died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She was born in Frankfort, Germany, on April 29, 1910, the daughter of the late Heinrich and the late Elsie Nadel. She married Gerhard Haubold, and he preceded her in death in 1986. She was a member of the Pettisville Missionary […]


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