Hostetler 36th At Div. III State Meet

Tanner Hostetler, a Pettisville High School sophomore, finished her season by placing 36th at the Division III State Cross Country Meet, Saturday, Nov. 7 in Columbus. Hostetler covered the course in 20 minutes, 33.86 seconds, averaging 6:37 per mile. The state champion in the Div. III girls race was Tammy Berger of Versailles with a time of 18:47.94. It was […]

Injured Dog Goes To Vet

An injured dog received veterinary care after it was dragged by a vehicle. The report states at about 9:35 am, Thursday, Nov. 5, an officer spotted a subject driving with a dog tied to the vehicle’s bumper in the 100 block of South Defiance St. The report states the offi cer located the vehicle at a residence. The driver said […]

Soil And Water Conservation District Holds Election Dec. 3

The Fulton Soil and Water Conservation District board of supervisors will hold an election in conjunction with the district’s 61st annual meeting, Thursday, Dec. 3. The election will be held to fill the expiring term of Mike Holland. Candidates are Holland and Richard Hendricks. Anyone 18 years of age or older and residing in or owning land in Fulton County […]

Streaks Fall In Regional Final

Archbold finally played its first five-game volleyball match of the season, Saturday, Nov. 7. Unfortunately, it was in the Division III regional fi- nal against Huron. The Tigers, who had played in four five-game matches this season, used the experience to their advantage, defeating the previously unbeaten Blue Streaks 26-24, 26-28, 25-19, 21-25, 15-9. “It was definitely a disadvantage for […]

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, costs.) Traffic Kent S. Bacon, Wauseon, failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead, St. Rt. 108, $102, $80. Kristine J. Cales, Fayette, failure to control, St. Rt. 66, $102, $80. James Leroy Emmons, […]

Monkey Sleeps


Haley Nofziger, PHS ‘09, posted three blocks as the Mount Vernon Nazarene University women’s volleyball team defeated Cincinnati Christian 25-13, 25-16, 25-16, Saturday, Oct. 31. Nofziger tallied five kills as the Cougars swept Geneva (Pa.) College 25-19, 25- 10, 25-22, Tuesday, Nov. 3. MVNU captured its 18th National Christian College Athletic Association East Region title with the win, the team’s […]

Beck, Short To Marry Dec. 19

David and Cathy Beck, rural Wauseon, announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney, to Adam Short, son of Mike and Peg, Archbold. The bride-elect is a Pettisville High School graduate. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture, with majors in animal science and agricultural education, and a Master of Science degree in agricultural education, from The Ohio State […]

Governor Visits ConAgra, Touts Education Reform

Ted Strickland, Ohio governor, paid a brief visit to Archbold, Monday, Nov. 9, to tour the ConAgra plant and seek support for his education reforms. “This is an important company for this part of Ohio, and for all of Ohio, quite frankly,” he said. “There are a lot of good jobs here, and there is the potential for this plant […]

Streaks Beat Otsego In Regional Semi

Archbold came back from a 23-20 deficit in the third game to win 26-24, then took that momentum to jump out to a 16-4 lead in the fourth on its way to a 25-17, 18-25, 26-24, 25-16 victory over Otsego, Wednesday, Nov. 4 in a Division III regional semifi- nal at Liberty-Benton. “I thought they (Otsego) were a little hesitant, […]

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