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, court costs.) Traffic Caroline F. Altaffer, Montpelier, driving left of center, US20A, $102, $88. Patrick L. Armstrong, Wauseon, disobeyed traffic signal, Fulton St. at Linfoot St., $37, $88. Timothy A. Austin, rural Swanton, disobeyed […]

Stryker Slips By Blackbirds 53-50

The Pettisville boys basketball team came oh-so close to stealing a Buckeye Border Conference victory at Stryker, Thursday, Jan. 13. It was a typical Pettisville- Stryker contest. No matter how big the lead, fans knew the rivalry between the two schools would preclude a blowout, and the teams didn’t disappoint. Down by as many as 13 points in the third […]

Schultz To Head Water Plant

Archbold Village Council named Scott Schultz superintendent of water for the Village of Archbold at its Monday, Jan. 17 meeting. He replaces Rick Schantz, current superintendent, who will retire March 1. A 27-year employee of the village, Schultz must serve a six-month probationary period, but Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator said he has “every expectation the appointment will be permanent.” […]

Local Man Convicted

Javier Estrada, 29, Archbold, was sentenced to 15 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio and three years of community control after pleading guilty to domestic violence. Scott A. Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, said in a press release that Estrada caused physical harm to a family or household member. Estrada was ordered to pay the cost of prosecution, […]

Pettisville Beats Stryker 53-41 In OT

Pettisville, Stryker, and Edon are in a three-way tie for first place in the Buckeye Border Conference after the Birds beat Stryker 53-41 in overtime, Friday, Jan. 14 in the Bird Cage. All three have 4-1 records in the BBC. “It was a great, great Pettisville Stryker battle,” said Jason Waldvogel, PHS head girls basketball coach. “The girls are believing […]

Alianna Gonzales Is Archbold Buckeye’s First Baby Of 2011

Alianna Gabriella Gonzales is the Archbold Buckeye First Baby of 2011. The daughter of Mary Zamora and Richard Gonzales, Archbold, she was born at 10:18 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at Fulton County Health Center, Wauseon. She and her parents will be featured in a future edition of the Buckeye.

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper needs help to solve theft of a shotgun. During the night of Dec. 10, 2010, a vehicle parked at a home in the 4000 block of Co. Rd. 19, in the Pettisville area, was broken into. Taken was an over-andunder (one barrel on top of another) style 12-gauge shotgun, which was in a green case. Two […]


Couple To Wed In Archbold March 4

Kayla Short, Harrisonburg, Va., and Tyler King, Pettisville, announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Mike and Peg, Archbold. A 2006 graduate of Archbold High School, she earned an Associate of Arts degree in 2008 from Hesston (Kan.) College. She graduated in December 2010 with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va. […]

Two Injured In Auto Crash

Two persons were treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Co. Rd. L and St. Rt. 66 about 9:54 pm, Thursday, Jan. 6. Joshua Tyler Borton, 16, rural Fayette, was driving a sport-utility east on Co. Rd. L, while Russell J. Shankster, 46, Hillsdale, Mich., was driving a pickup south […]

Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.