Blackbirds Win Meet With Otsego

The Pettisville boys and girls cross country teams won meets with Otsego, Tuesday, Sept. 29. The PHS girls finished with 24 points; Otsego had 31. Tanner Hostetler won in 20 minutes, 54 seconds. Other scoring runners, their places and times: 3. Brady Avina 23:15; 4. Lexie King 23:33; 6. Jackie Morrill 24:49; 10. Heidi Waidelich 27:16. Other Blackbirds, their places […]

Public Meetings

Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, Oct. 12, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rt. 2 and 66, north of Archbold. School Board Pettisville School Board, Monday, Oct. 12, 7 p.m., library, Pettisville School, 232 Summit St. Water & Sewer Ridgeville Township Water & Sewage District Board, Thursday, Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m., township building, St. Rt. 6, downtown Ridgeville.

PHS Class Of 1999 Holds Reunion

The Pettisville High School Class of 1999 held a 10-year class reunion, Friday, Sept. 4 at the Toledo Mud Hens baseball game. Front row, from left: Matt Schrock, Tiffany Prayter, Krissy Mozena, Tiffanie Kruse, Stephanie Marihugh, Mary Beth Short, Jennifer Thompson, Erin Weber, Amanda Short. Back row: Ryan Wyse, Justin Wyse, Cory Rufenacht, Barry Hoylman, Katie Linehan, Darin Seiler, Steve […]

JV Streaks Win Spiketacular

Semi Trailer Taken, Damaged

James Roth, of Roth Trucking, rural Archbold, reported a semi trailer was taken from his lot at 100 South Defiance Street, and later returned with damage. The incident occurred between 4 pm and 5 pm, Tuesday, Sept. 29.

Pettisville School, Teachers Receive Award

Pettisville High School and teachers Donna Meller, Paul Bishop, and John Poulson were selected to receive the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Youth Science Opportunities. Out of more than 600 Ohio school districts and thousands of teachers, only 90 schools and 300 teachers were selected for the honor, which recognizes their accomplishments during the 2008-09 school year. Poulson, PHS vocational […]

Bird Volleyball Wins One, Drops Two

The Pettisville volleyball team split a pair of Buckeye Border Conference matches last week to drop to 5-1 in the league. The Birds started the week with a 9-25, 18-25, 22-25 nonleague loss at Evergreen, Monday, Sept. 28. Pettisville hosted Edon, Tuesday, Sept. 29. The Blue Bombers (12-2, 4-1 BBC) bested the Birds 25-17, 25-11, 25-22 in the BBC contest. […]

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the list of speeding offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, court costs.) Traffic John F. Baumgartner, rural Archbold, disobeyed traffic control device, N. Shoop Ave. at Airport Hwy, Wauseon, $37, $75. Gregory P. Lippens, Toledo, speeding, 70-55, US20, $47, $75. Tasha Lynn McGuire, rural […]

FFA News

At the 2009 Fulton County Fair, many Pettisville students showed their leadership skills. Awarded to Pettisville students were 89 “A” and 17 “B” projects. The projects ranged from conservation practices, new technologies, ag science fair boards, wooden cutting boards, and animal projects. Students also participated and worked at the beef, pork, and milkshake stands. Several students received special awards for […]

Bird Soccer Beats Stritch, Ties Bryan

The Pettisville soccer team won one game and tied one last week to improve to 4-4-4. The Birds hosted Cardinal Stritch, Monday, Sept. 28, and won 3-2. PHS traveled to Bryan, Thursday, Oct. 1, and played to a 0-0 tie. PHS 3, Cardinal Stritch 2 On a cold, windy day, Pettisville scored early, when Gonzalo Hernandez passed the ball to […]