Shalom Ministries Moves To Former Church Building

Shalom Ministries, a faithbased outpatient counseling and mediation service, has purchased and moved into the former First Church of Christ building, at 22251 St. Rt. 2 north of Archbold. Allen Rutter, executive director of Shalom, said the organization purchased the building for $120,000 at auction in September. He said Shalom received $43,000 in gifts and donations to make the purchase […]

Lewis A. “Lew” Eagy

Lewis A. “Lew” Eagy, age 73, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at the Fulton County Health Center. Prior to his retirement in 1999, he had worked for the Toledo Blade as a road representative for 32 years. Lew was born in Lima, Ohio on Jan. 21, 1937, the son of the late Walter D. and the late […]

Archbold Police Log

Nov. 28 6:53 pm: Lost dog, has tag from area veterinarian, message left with vet, placed dog in kennel. Nov. 29 7:45 pm: Vehicle horns stuck on, Fairlawn Haven, unplugged horns. Nov. 30 10:28 pm: Commercial vehicle parked, 100 block Christine Dr., advised to move. Dec. 1 4:15 pm: 911 hang-up, 500 block Pleasant St., unable to locate. 8:25 pm: […]

PHS Girls Win Two, Raise Record To 2-1

Pettisville raised its record to 2-1, 1-0 in the Buckeye Border Conference with two victories last week. The Birds were on the road to Delta, Tuesday, Nov. 30, and won every quarter en route to a 39-26 non-league victory. PHS had its second straight game on the road, Friday, Dec. 3, at Fayette. The Birds led 28-12 at halftime and […]

Northwest State Community College, Faculty Ink Contract

The Northwest State Community College Board of Trustees ratified a new oneyear contract with the NSCC Education Association at its meeting, Friday, Dec. 3. The board approved a 2% pay increase for faculty members represented by the Education Association. With step increases for additional education and-or additional years of experience, the average wage hike is 2.89%. Mari Yoder, vice president […]

William A. “Bill” Leininger III

William A. “Bill” Leininger III, age 56, of Archbold, passed away Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, at the Cleveland Clinic. Bill, along with his wife, Elaine, owned and operated Leininger Truck Service and L.E. Fastner’s in Archbold, and he loved to farm. Bill was born in Montpelier on April 24, 1954, the son of the late Arthur J. and the late […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Vanderbilt Mortgage, Maryville, Tenn., plaintiff vs Brian O’Neill, Delta, defendant. Other civil. BAC Home Loans, Plano, Texas, plaintiff vs Gene Wilson, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. Chase Home Finance, Columbus, plaintiff vs Todd Drenning, Delta, defendant. Foreclosure. First Place Bank, Ravenna, plaintiff vs Stephen Allen, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. Joshua Saeger, Watertown, N.Y., plaintiff vs Nadine Saeger, Delta, defendant. Divorce. […]

Birds Open Season With Win Over Delta

Leading 42-37 after three periods, Pettisville used 22 trips to the foul line in the fourth quarter to defeat Delta 61-47 in non-league boys basketball action, Saturday, Dec. 4, in the Bird Cage. The Birds connected on 15 of the 22 free throws in the final quarter. Their only points from the field in the period were two baskets by […]

Income Tax Down, But Less Than Expected

The Village of Archbold municipal income tax collection for November was ahead of the same month last year– by $46.31. During November 2010, the village collected $577,398.76 from the 1.5% tax on wages and corporate profits, which was $46.31, or about eight one-thousandths (.008%) of a percent more than November 2009, when the collection was $577,352.45. So far in 2010, […]

Russell Zuvers

Russell Zuvers, 82, of Morenci, Mich., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010, at Citizens for Quality Care in Morenci. He was born on July 23, 1928, in Morenci, the son of Ruby & Clara (Clark) Zuvers. On Oct. 25, 1952, in Angola, Ind., he married Helen E. Schoonover. She preceded him in death on Jan. 27, 1999. Russell was a […]

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