Pettisville School Levy Is Biggest Local Issue

A $4.83 million, 28-year bond issue requested by the Pettisville Local School District Board of Education is the biggest money issue on the ballot in Fulton County. If voters in the Pettisville School District, which includes a portion of Henry County, approve the bond issue, the district will collect an average of 7.36 mills over the life of the bonds, […]

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the listing of speeding offenses, the first number is the illegal speed, second, legal speed; first dollar amount is the fine, second, costs.) Traffic William Perry Strother, Baltimore, Md., failed to obey no through trucks sign, E. Lutz Rd., $37 fine, $57 costs. Nicholas R. Rausch, rural Napoleon, speeding, 55-35, Ottokee St., Wauseon, $77, $57. Brian W. Lipp, […]

Birds Beat Stryker In District Semifinal

Karina Rohrer-Meck was 46/46 in setting in Pettisville’s district semifinal win over Stryker.- photo by Mary Huber The Pettisville volleyball team (16-7) disposed of Stryker in three games, 25-18, 25-15, 25-13, in a Division IV district semifinal at Pettisville, Tuesday, Oct. 21. The Birds jumped out to a 16- 7 lead in the first game. After a Stryker time-out with […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Oct. 20: Rebekh Nelson, Pioneer, boy. Oct. 21: Maria and Frank Rocha, Wauseon, boy. Oct. 22: Lisa and John Snyder, Delta, girl. A son, Sawyer Lee, was born Oct. 14, 2008, at Northside Hospital, Atlanta, Ga., to Jeremy and Shauna Lantz, Atlanta. He weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. He has […]

Local Burger King Closes

The Archbold Burger King restaurant closed permanently Wednesday, Oct. 22. Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, said he spoke to a representative of the fast food franchise owner, who said the operation was no longer profitable. Since the franchise agreement was due to be renewed, the decision was made to not renew the contract and close the facility. Howell said he […]

One Injured In Monday Crashes

Amanda Davis 21, rural Archbold, was treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center following an 8:58 am car crash on South Defiance Street, about 62 feet north of Short Buehrer Road, Monday, Oct. 27. The Archbold police report states Davis was stopped in traffic in the southbound lane of South Defiance St. near the Short-Buehrer Rd. intersection. A […]

Streak Golfers Receive Awards

Steven Kinsman, an Archbold High School senior, and Zach Erb, a Stryker senior, were recently named First Team All-District by the Northwest District Ohio High School Golf Coaches Association. Jacob Nafziger, an AHS junior, and Josh DeGroff, a SHS junior, received honorable mentions. Tyler Bernath, an AHS senior, and Kinsman were also named Academic All-Ohioans by the OHSGCA.

Recipe Corner

Sandwich On A Stick

Bread Cheese Lunch meat Grape tomatoes Lettuce Pickles Olive Cut up cubes of bread, cheese, and lunch meat. See if the deli slicer can provide 1/2-inch-thick slices of ham and turkey, or whatever kinds of lunch meat is liked best. Slide the cubes onto a skewer with other foods your child likes, such as a grape tomato, a piece of […]

United Way Needs Help

The Fulton County 2008 United Way campaign continued to accept donations and pledges yesterday, Tuesday, Oct. 28. Gina Saaf, UW executive director, said the campaign is about where it was one year ago. “Live United” is the 2008 UW slogan. The goal is $320,000. Saaf said all of the UW agencies are reporting increases in request for assistance this year. […]

Archbold Fire Log

Oct. 9 6:33 pm: House fire, 201 W. Spring St., Fayette, mutual aid for Fayette Fire Department.

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