Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Beneficial Ohio, Inc., Elmhurst, Ill., plaintiff vs. David Kline, Fayette, defendant. Foreclosure. Christopher Cable, Sharon, Pa., plaintiff vs. Rademacher Industrial Systems, Inc., Farrell, Pa., defendant. Other torts. US Bank, Owensboro, Ky., plaintiff vs. Mark Miller, Archbold, defendant. Foreclosure. HSBC Mortgage Services, Brandon, Fla., plaintiff vs. Bruce Niday, Metamora, defendant. Foreclosure. Flagstar Bank, Troy, Mich., plaintiff vs. William […]

Birds Beat Eagles In D-IV Sectional Semifinal 52-29

Erica King scored 18 points to lead the Pettisville girls basketball team past North Central 52-29, Wednesday, Feb. 25, in a Division IV sectional semifinal at Bryan High School. The Birds flew out to an 18-6 first-period lead and lengthened it to 31-12 at halftime. Pettisville won the second half 21-17 for the 23-point difference. PHS was 19/60 from the […]

2009-03-04 E-Edition

Wesche Marvels At How Times Have Changed For Firefighters

60 Years On Ridgeville Fire Department

After 60 years as a member of the Ridgeville Township Fire Department, 88-year-old Wilbur Wesche said firefighting and rescue service today “is a whole lot better than it used to be. “Between mutual aid and the 911 system, it’s quite an invention. It has really simplified things. Now, all you have to do is get on the telephone, and boy, […]

Public Meetings

School Board Pettisville School Board, Monday, March 9, 7 p.m., library, Pettisville School, 232 Summit St. Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, March 5, 8 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. German Township Trustees, Monday, March 9, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and 66, north of Archbold.

JV Boys Finish 19-1

The Archbold junior varsity boys basketball team finished one of its best seasons, defeating Delta and Clay to end the year. The Streaks beat Delta 41- 21, Friday, Feb. 20, after jumping out to a 15-5 lead after one quarter. The lead expanded to 22-9 at halftime and the Streaks cruised from there. Clay Giesige led the offensive attack by […]


Chad Rufenacht, AHS senior, and Jordan Cowell, AHS freshman, advanced to the Division III state wrestling championships, March 5-7, in Columbus. The top four finishers in each weight class at district qualified for state. Rufenacht finished second in the 145-pound class and Cowell took third at 130 lbs. in the district at Owens Community College, Feb. 27-28. Top: 145-lb. top […]

Cohn, Dominique Plan Nov. Wedding

Ronald and Sue Cohn, Wilkesboro, N.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney, Arlington Heights, Ill., to Jon Dominique, Arlington Heights, Ill., son of Andy and Ann, Archbold. The bride-elect is a 2001 Wilkes Central High School graduate. She graduated from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C., in May 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology, […]

Collegiate Connection

Dan Borcherdt, AHS ’05, scored 14 points as Mount Vernon Nazarene University (22-7, 10-3 AMC) defeated Point Park (Pa.) University 84-75 in an American Mideast Conference victory, Saturday, Feb. 21. It was the Cougars’ 10th straight victory and closed out their regular season. Borchert scored 13 points, was 3-4 from three-point range, 4-4 at the free-throw line, and picked up […]

Governor Touts Education During Archbold Visit

Ted Strickland, Ohio governor, praised Archbold Schools and talked about his plan to reform education in Ohio during a visit to Archbold High School, Thursday, Feb. 26. During his approximately 1 1/2-hour visit, Strickland met with teachers, administrators, support staff, members of the Archbold school board, village and Fulton County officials, and members of the Archbold clergy. He also chatted […]

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