German Township In Line For Rd. 24 Repaving Grant

The German Township Trustees are in the final stages of securing a $150,000 Ohio Public Works Commission grant to repave Co. Rd. 24. Randy Ruffer, township trustee, said the project has been approved for a $150,000 grant. The final hurdle is approval of the state budget. Trustees have been working on the grant project for several months. Their application calls […]

Man Not Charged Yet After Stealing Three Road Signs

Martin Schmidt, Archbold Police chief, said, the theft of a high water sign, stop sign, and Fulton County Soil & Water Conservation windbreak sign remains under investigation. A 19-year-old Archbold man admitted to stealing the signs. He has not been charged as of Tuesday. The Archbold Police report states another man, who lives in the 400 block of Park Street, […]


Fulton Co. Health Center March 21: Aubrey and Samuel Burrowes, Stryker, boy. March 24: Sarah and Ben Aschliman, Wauseon, boy. March 27: Brittany and Anthony Hurst, Archbold, girl; Rebecca and John Mancel-Pleyedell, Ney, girl. A son, Max Emerson Burrowes was born March 21, 2008, to Sam and Aubrey Burrowes, Stryker, in Fulton County Health Center, Wauseon. He weighed 7 pounds, […]

Clifford C. Nafziger

Clifford C. Nafziger, age 90 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday evening, March 24, 2008 at the Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon. He was born Feb. 25, 1918 near Archbold, a son of Alfred and Ruth (Eicher) Nafziger, and married Mary Beck on Dec. 25, 1940. A lifelong resident of the Archbold area, he farmed and worked for Riegsecker […]

Archbold Girls Winners In Cheer Competitions

Hanna Blankenship and Rachel Brader, 12, Archbold, were winners in recent cheer team competitions. They, and several other local girls, are members of the Class Act All-Stars Competitive Cheer Team. Team members competed Feb. 23 at Genoa High School’s “Cheer For A Cure,” event, and the following day at the Universal Cheerleading Association’s Motown Regional Championship in Birch Run, Mich. […]

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Carrie Miller

Carrie Miller, age 96 years, of Archbold, passed away Wednesday afternoon, March 26, 2008 at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold, where she had resided since April 2, 2007. She was born Jan. 30, 1912 near Archbold, a daughter of Samuel and Katie (Nofziger) Sauder. She married Martin J. Miller on June 5, 1932, and he preceded her in death […]

Boating Course

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Watercraft offers a one-day Ohio Boating Education Course, Saturday, May 10, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., at Ritter Park, Napoleon.

David Spotts

David Spotts, 23, Linville, Va., died March 30, 2008. Mr. Spotts was born on July 22, 1984, in Wauseon, Ohio and was the son of Craig and Marilyn Stuckey Spotts of Pettisville. He graduated from Pettisville High School in 2003 and the University of Northwestern Ohio in 2005. Mr. Spotts worked as a machinist at Kreider Machine Shop in Harrisonburg, […]

Pettisville Students Do Well In Science Event

Pettisville science students made a strong showing when fifteen Pettisville students advanced to the state competition during the District Science Fair, Saturday, March 30, at the University of Toledo. Students advanced by earning a Superior rating from the judges. Four Pettisville students earned a perfect score. In the high school division, Rebekah Meller, PHS junior, and Ashley Eicher, sophomore earned […]

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