Woman Injured In Motorcycle Crash

    Pamela S. Sauder, 41, rural Archbold, was injured in a motorcycle crash in Henry County’s Freedom Township about 11:04 am Wednesday, April 16.     The Henry County Sheriff Department report states Sauder was riding a motorcycle west on Co. Rd. U, when the cycle went out of control and went off the north side of the road, striking a […]

Orville Edwin Richer

Orville Edwin Richer Orville Richer    Orville Edwin Richer passed from this life in Mesa, Ariz., on April 15, 2008 at the age of 88.     The family will be present to greet guests at North Clinton Mennonite Church, 831 W. Linfoot St., Wauseon, Ohio on Saturday, April 19 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.  A memorial service will be held at […]

Park Board Looking Into North Pointe Parking Lot

Bob Seaman, Archbold Village engineer, is looking into the construction of an eight-to- 10 space parking lot for North Pointe Park, Jennifer Kidder, Archbold’s director of parks and recreation said. Kidder said Park Board discussed the need for parking spaces at the park during the Archbold Park Board Tuesday night, April 8 meeting. The subject came up during the Monday […]

Hornish Finishes 20th At Phoenix

Sam Hornish, Jr., was the top finishing rookie at the Phoenix International Speedway, Saturday, April 12, finishing 20th in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stock car race on the one-mile short track. The Archbold High School graduate and Indianapolis 500 winner started from the 31st position. By lap 100 of the 312- mile race he was running 40th. Hornish was […]


Fulton Co. Health Center April 4: Elvira Rangel, Fayette, boy; Angelica Hageman, Fayette, girl. April 5: Whitney Short, Archbold, girl. April 7: Carissa and Terry Beck, Wauseon, girl. April 8: Kristen Sallows, Fayette, girl. April 9: Shannon Nofziger, Wauseon, boy; Francisca and R. Kale Franklin, Wauseon, girl. April 10: Sarah and Derek Heising, Wauseon, girl; Lindsay McCulloch, Wauseon, boy; Sarah […]


Archbold School Gets Wind Test Tower

    Green Energy Ohio announced Tuesday, April 15 that Archbold will be one of two sites in the state to receive the loan of a temporary wind test tower.     The Archbold Area School District, working in conjunction with the Pettisville Local Schools, the Village of Archbold, and Fulton County government, has been exploring the possibility of installing a large […]

Kathryn L. Meyer

Kathryn L. Meyer, age 84, of Archbold, died Sunday, April 13, 2008, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. Kathryn had been a registered nurse for many years. She was born in Henry County, Ohio on April 30, 1923, the daughter of the late John and Florence (Kutzli) Leupp. She was a member of St. John’s Christian Church in Archbold. […]

Stalls Announce May 17 Wedding

Estle “Butch” and Lynn Stall Jr., McDermott, Ohio, announce the engagement of their daughter, Cassandra Lynn, to Jeffrey Aaron (Jade) Dominique, son of Joe and Deb Dominique, Archbold. The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of Northwest High School and a 2005 graduate of Wright State University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. She is pursuing a master’s degree in occupational […]

Pettisville Softball Wins First Game Of Season

The Pettisville softball team (1-3) took a 5-4 lead in the fifth inning and scored an insurance run in the seventh to win 6-4 at Swanton, Tuesday, April 8. The Bulldogs led 1-0 after one. The Birds tied the score in the third. Both teams scored individual runs in the fourth for a tie at 2. Pettisville took a 5-4 […]

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