News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Deb Neuenschwander, children’s challenge; Grace Diller, piano offertory. Message, Given to Give, Jesse Kahler. Second service: Prelude, worship team; children’s challenge, offertory and message same as first service. Wednesday: Meal, 6 p.m., Connection Club for pre-K – grade 6, Jr. High Alive, high school small groups, Men Alive, adult Bible study, choir practice, worship team practice. Lockport […]

Phyllis (Frey) Brunk

Phyllis (Frey) Brunk, 75, passed away at the Mesilla Valley Hospice in Las Cruces, N.M., on Nov. 23, 2009. Phyl was born in Fulton County, Ohio, on Aug. 12, 1934, and graduated from Eastern Mennonite College in Harrisonburg, Va. As an adult, she lived in Charlottesville, Va., Iowa City, Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Las Cruces, and Santa Teresa, N.M., where she […]

Semis Allowed On Lutz Road

Heavy trucks, once strictly forbidden from traveling over Lutz Road, have been allowed to use the road as of Friday, Nov. 27. Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, said he ordered No Through Truck signs taken down after consulting with Martin Schmidt, Archbold police chief; Jeff Fryman, chairman of the police and fire committee; and Ed Leininger, president of council. But during […]


ACT Archbold Community Theatre tryouts for production of “Angel Street,” Monday, Dec. 14 and Tuesday, Dec. 15, 7 p.m., Giffey Hall, Ridgeville Corners. Participants will read from the script. Divorce “DivorceCare: Surviving the Holidays,” Tuesday, Dec. 15, 6:30 p.m., West Clinton Mennonite Church, rural Wauseon. SAHC Stryker Area Heritage Council Board of Trustees, Thursday, Dec. 10, 7 p.m., Stryker Depot, […]

Martha Jean Oyer

Martha Jean Oyer, 82, of Austin, Texas, and formerly of Wauseon, passed away peacefully on Oct. 30, 2009, after a long illness. Jean will be remembered for her caring and giving attitude she brought to everyone that was a part of her life. Jean was born in Wauseon on Dec. 15, 1927, to Irwin and Rose (Rupp) King. She graduated […]

School Board Election Recount Is Dec. 14

The Fulton County Board of Elections will recount the votes of five out of seven candidates in the Archbold Area School Board race. Kathy Meyer, director of the Fulton County Board of Elections, said votes will be recounted for Janet Wyse, Roel Galvan, Cheryl Storrer, Nimrod “Rod” Rodriguez, and Edward Schelling. Wyse was declared the winner over Galvan for the […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Nov. 25: Danielle and Donny Blackmer, Fayette, boy. Nov. 28: Sarah and Steven Hasting, West Unity, boy; Ashley and Anthony Stuckey, Archbold, boy. Nov. 29: Kayla Hernandez, Wauseon, girl.

Ezekiel Thomas Lambert

Ezekiel Thomas Lambert, stillborn son of Patrick Lambert and Suzann (Price) Lambert of Pettisville, was born into the arms of Jesus early Friday morning, Dec. 4, 2009, at Toledo Children’s Hospital. Along with his parents, Ezekiel is survived by his maternal grandparents, Larry (Shirley) Price of Wauseon; paternal grandparents, Kenneth (Shirley) Lambert of Delta; greatgrandmother, Margaret Price of Pettisville; sisters, […]

Life’s A Game

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 29 1:25 pm: Domestic dispute, 800 block West St. Nov. 30 1:15 am: subject riding on pickup truck by hanging off tailgate, advised to get inside truck bed. 6:22 am: Vandalism, Archbold Area School District. Dec. 1 2:02 pm: A car driven by Jo Ann Riegsecker, 79, Archbold, was traveling east in the SuperValu parking lot, while a sport-utility […]

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