2009-10-21

Birds Finish 7-3 In BBC With Win Over NC, Loss To Edon



The Pettisville volleyball team gave itself a chance to tie for the Buckeye Border Conference crown, Tuesday, Oct. 13 with a 25-15, 25-15, 25-16 victory over North Central in the Bird Cage. The win gave the Birds a 7-2 record in the league. A victory over Edon on Thursday, Oct. 15, which was 8-1 in the BBC, would mean PHS […]

Public Meetings



Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, Oct. 26, 7 p.m., township building, northwest corner of St. Rts. 2 and 66, north of Archbold. SWCD Fulton Soil Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors, Monday, Oct. 26, 8 p.m., conference room, SWCD office, Robert Fulton Agriculture Center, 8770 St. Rt. 108, Wauseon. Quadco Quadco Administrative Board and Non-Profit Board, Tuesday, Oct. 27, 12 […]

AHS Class of 1959 Reunion



School Board Won’t Purchase Land Due To Poor Economy



Scott Miller, president of the Archbold Area School Board, said the board will not pursue the purchase of property owned by the Archbold Evangelical Church. During the Monday night, Oct. 19, board meeting, Miller said the board did not believe it was appropriate to purchase the property, given current economic conditions and unanswered questions over state funding of Ohio school […]

Patrick Henry Captures Eighth Straight NWOAL Title With Win Over Streaks



A fast start by Patrick Henry and a stiff defense in the second half locked up a share of the Northwest Ohio Athletic League title for the Patriots, Friday, Oct. 16, at Archbold. PH (8-0, 7-0 NWOAL) won its eighth straight league championship, defeating the Streaks 34-13. “I didn’t think anyone could get eight titles in a row in this […]

Crime Stopper



Hand tools valued at $920 were stolen from a barn in the 5300 block of Co. Rd. 3 in the rural Swanton area during the evening of Sept. 29. Crime Stopper needs help to solve the crime. Informants call 1-800-255- 1122. Cash reward.

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary



Weston Schrock and Marilyn Renz were married Oct. 25, 1959, at West Clinton Mennonite Church, Wauseon. The couple has two children, Mervin (Laura) Schrock, Findlay, and Nedra (Dan) Fleming, Bryan; and four grandchildren. An open house is Sunday, Oct. 25, 3-5 p.m., at the West Unity United Methodist Church, 311 N. Liberty St., West Unity. Paid Announcement

Mary E. Hollingshead



Mary E. Hollingshead, age 80, passed away early Oct. 19, 2009 at St. Vincent Hospital in Toledo.  She was born on Feb. 17, 1929 in West Unity to Amos and Edna (Stipe) Stauffer. She married William (Bill) W. Hollingshead on July 1, 1951. He preceded her in death on Feb. 27, 2008. A lifelong resident of the area, Mary graduated from West […]

Birds Beat Bowsher, Fall To Van Buren



The Pettisville soccer team split two games last week to set their record at 6-6-4 at the end of the regular season. The Birds hosted Bowsher, Thursday, Oct. 15, in their last home game of the season. Pettisville scored two second-half goals to win 2-1. PHS traveled to Van Buren, Saturday, Oct. 17, for their final game of the regular […]

Western Dist. Court News



(Note: In the list of speeding offenses, the first number is illegal speed, second, legal speed. First dollar amount is fine, second, costs.) Traffic Brandon M. Cottrell, Wauseon, disobeyed traffic signal, N. Shoop Ave. at Linfoot St., Wauseon, $102, $75. Sharon S. Fahle, Toledo, disobeyed stop sign, Linfoot St. at Ottokee St., Wauseon, $37, $75. Jeffery P. Lambert, Whitehouse, overweight […]


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