2008-03-19

AHS Choir Superior, Headed For State



The Archbold High School Chorale earned a superior rating at the district choir competition and has earned the right to compete at the state level. Kent Vandock, Archbold High School vocal music instructor, said this is the second straight year the choir has advanced. AHS hosted this year’s event, Friday and Saturday, March 14-15. State choir competition will be Friday […]

Pettisville Club Helps Students Be Successful



Many schools have clubs for students. There are chess clubs, Future Farmer clubs, sports clubs, and drama clubs. But one club at Pettisville junior high is a bit different from the norm. This year, Pettisville seventh graders may join Club Success, a club that meets during the sixth period of the school day, when seventh grade students normally have study […]

Beck, Bontrager At Goshen Symposium



Janie Beck and David Bontrager, seniors at Goshen (Ind.) College, were presenters at the 10th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, at the college Saturday, March 15. Students present some of their best work ranging from studies in the humanities to natural sciences to the college community and the public. Beck, a Bible and religion major, presented her work, “Thoughts on Love: […]

Sunshine Week About You, Information, Secrets



It is Sunshine Week, a weeklong celebration and call to action to support open government at the local, state, and national level. Sunshine Week is a project of the American Society of Newspaper Editors and other information groups. It isn’t just about newspapers or other media. It’s about you, and your right to know what your government is doing in […]

Fulton County Unemployment Up 1.5% In Jan.



Fulton County unemployment in January was 8.1%, up 1.5 percentage points from December, when unemployment was 6.6% In November 2007, unemployment was 5.4%, according to Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. None of the other counties in the four counties of Fulton, Defiance, Henry, Williams were above 8%. There were 23,300 persons in Fulton County’s labor force, 21,400 were […]

Pettisville Kindergarten Meetings Set For April 1



Pettisville Elementary will hold an informational meeting for parents of children who are eligible for kindergarten next fall. Tuesday night, April 1, at 7 p.m. in the school library. Children who will be five years old by Aug. 1 are eligible. Parents who enroll a child should call the school. An appointment for the registration screening process will be assigned […]

Brader In Business Competition Wed.



Lindsy Brader, Archbold, was selected to compete in a business competition. She was chosen for the Business Concept Competition by the Burton D. Morgan Center of Entrepreneurial Studies at Ashland (Oh.) University. She is one of seven semi-finalists. She worked with two other students in developing concepts. The semi-finalists will present their concepts to the judges today; three winners will […]

Goodwin’s Handgun Legislation Needed



Is an 18-year-old member of the United States military old enough to own a handgun? Bruce Goodwin, Republican State Representative from Defiance, says 18- to 21-year-olds in the military should be allowed to own hand guns, if properly trained. He believes so strongly about young males and females owning a handgun, that he recently introduced legislation allowing them to buy […]


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