BBC Boys Teams Named

Zane Miller, a Pettisville senior, and Jacob Rupp, a PHS junior, were named Second Team All-Buckeye Border Conference for the 2009-10 boys basketball season. Derick Wyrick, North Central, was the unanimous choice as BBC Player of the Year. Among the First Team All- BBC selections were Hayden Doehrmann, Stryker, and Tyler Keefer, Fayette. Taylor Brown, Stryker, was among the Second […]

Honor Students

Ryan Christman, son of Erich and Lynne; Jacquelyn Dunn, daughter of William and Mary Beth; and Lauren Rupp, daughter of Phillip and Judith, all of Archbold, were named to the Ohio Northern University dean’s list for the 2009-10 winter quarter. Students must earn a 3.5 gpa to qualify.

Handmade Secretary’s Desk On Fairlawn Auction Block

Dale Wyse applies the finishing touches to his red oak secretary’s desk, a handcrafted piece of furniture he will give away. The secretary is his donation to the Fairlawn Haven Auxiliary Auction. The beauty of the secretary befor lies the fact that Wyse has been making furniture only a short time. Seven Years Dale and Geneva Wyse moved to the […]

Wild Beasts Win Local Bible Quiz Tournament

One highlight of area Bible quizzing is the local tournament, which was held Sunday, March 14, at Central Mennonite Church. Our area was blessed with many strong teams and dedicated quizzers who memorized large sections of I and II Corinthians. The tournament started with all 18 teams quizzing in a placement round match, pairing up teams with similar season records. […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Feb. 24: Carissa and Terry Beck, Pettisville, boy. March 3: Tarelle and Chad Pennington, Fayette, girl. March 4: Angela and John Rettle, Wauseon, girl; Bailey Sekela, Toledo, girl. March 5: Lisa and Brian Armstrong, Delta, girl. March 7: Christy and Tom Myers, Napoleon, boy. March 9: Hope Hall, Delta, girl.

Officials Discuss Truck Safety Issues In Downtown Archbold

Jim Wyse, Archbold mayor, said officials of the Village of Archbold, German Township, and Fulton County met last month to discuss safety issues in the Archbold downtown. Concerns have been raised about safety, as some semi tractor-trailer drivers have difficulty negotiating the North Defiance Street- Stryker Street intersection. The last instance of a truck striking one of the two bellshaped […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: prelude; My Soul Finds Rest in God Alone, senior choir anthem; offertory, The Heart of Worship, Lori McQuade. Message, “Part 2: Meaning of Suffering,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praiselude by worship team and praise band; offertory and message same as first service. Wednesday: Meal, 6 p.m., Connection Club for pre-Kgrade 6, Jr. High Alive, high school small […]


Gospel Fellowship Full Gospel Businessmen’s Fellowship men’s breakfast, Saturday, March 20, 7 a.m., Bryan Community Center, 1130 Buffalo Rd., Bryan. Speaker: Rob Young. Mental Health Mental health support group, Thursday, March 18, 7 p.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. Mood Disorders Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, March 23, 11 a.m., Four County […]

Aubrey Lynn Arnold

Aubrey Lynn Arnold, infant daughter of Justin Arnold of Clayton, Mich., and Sarah Renz of Archbold, passed away on Tuesday, March 16, 2010, at the Community Hospitals of Williams County in Bryan. Surviving besides her parents, Justin and Sarah, are two sisters, Megan Arnold and Sydney Arnold of Indiana; and grandparents, Kathy Kramer of Archbold, Ron Renz of Ney, Melissa […]

Archbold Police Log

March 7 8:27 am: Mailbox damaged, 100 block Schlatter St. 4:50 pm: Juveniles fighting in park on West St., spoke to juveniles and parents, advised subjects to stay away from one another. March 8 8:01 am: Citation to Brandon A. Short, 20, Wauseon, school bus violation. 11:35 am: Possible domestic violence; denied altercation, no signs of violence or injury, no […]

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