Bird Volleyballers Win Three, Up Record 5-2

The Pettisville volleyball team defeated Hilltop in five games in their Buckeye Border Conference opener, Thursday, Sept. 10. The Birds beat the Cadets 24-26, 26-24, 25-15, 22-25, 15- 6. Pettisville traveled to the Kalida Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 12. The Birds defeated Lima Bath 25-14, 25-20, and Lima Perry, 25-23, 25-12. PHS is 5-2, 1-0 BBC. PHS Def. Hilltop 24-26, 26-24, […]

Public Meetings

Quadco Quadco Administrative Board and Non-Profit Board, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 12 noon, Quadco Rehabilitation Center, Stryker. School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, Sept. 21, 7 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. FCBDD Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Monday, Sept. 21, 7 p.m., FCBDD, 1210 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, Sept. 21, 7 […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Sept. 15, 1999 Finding and keeping good employees is the main concern of industrial employers who were recently interviewed by this newspaper. With a final attendance count of 233,671, the Fulton County Fair set another record. It was the seventh year in a row for record attendance. Ribbon-cutting took place Monday for Tony and Debra Grime, […]

2009-09-16 E-Edition

PHS Golf Falls To Vikes

Evergreen handed the Pettisville golf team a resounding 179-276 loss on the front side at Spuyten Duyval Golf Course, Thursday, Sept. 10. Four Viking golfers shot in the 40s, while the Blackbirds failed to have any golfer break 50. “We had a day when nobody played well,” said Ed Bracken, Pettisville coach. “Some days you have one or two golfers […]

Western District Court News

(Note: In the list of speeding offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second is legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, court costs.) Traffic Angelo Cranston, Wauseon, improper passing in hazard zone, N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon, $37, $75. Samantha Rae Nash, Defiance, disobeyed stop sign, Co. Rd. D at Co. Rd. 15, $37, $75. […]

Spending Money To Save Money Is Good

The Archbold Area School District made a smart move recently, changing the way the district purchases electricity from Toledo Edison. Essentially, the school district will buy power at a higher voltage, then use its own transformers and other equipment to lower the voltage to the more common 220 volts (and eventually, 110), of which everyone is familiar. This move cost […]

Nofziger Wins Nine Straight; Huffman Fremont Points Champ

Vance Nofziger, Pandora, formerly of Archbold, has won nine straight races in the econo senior class at the kart racing track at Ft. Wayne, Ind., making him second in the season points chase. He won both a makeup feature and the night’s regular feature Friday night, Sept. 4. Earlier in the season, he missed two races– but another driver drove […]

4-H Winners At The Ohio State Fair

Several Fulton County 4-H members received awards at the Ohio State Fair. Zeke Anderson, clock trophy winner; fishing for the intermediate. Kira Andre, 5th place jr. jersey (3- year-old). Ross Andre, outstanding of the day; radio controlled vehicles-level one junior. Danielle Baker, 15 year olds rabbit skillathon 1st place, 3rd place hunter under saddle-horse 13-15 years-old. Michael Baker, 13 year […]

Miranda Lyn Irene Rice

Miranda Lyn Irene Rice, infant daughter of Valerie (Rupp) and Nicholas Rice of Pettisville, passed away Monday, Sept. 7, 2009, as a result of an automobile accident in which her parents were injured. Also surviving is her one-yearold sister, Ashalyn Faith; maternal grandparents, Kathy and Wesley Rupp of Wauseon; paternal grandparents, Carla Rice of Pettisville and Lowell (Lisa) Rice of […]