Evelyn Schweinhagen

Evelyn Schweinhagen, age 88, of Napoleon, died on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at the Napoleon Lutheran Home. She was born July 15, 1922, in Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio to the late Charles Harrison Huber, Sr. and Leta Mae (Meyers) Huber. She married Paul Karl Schweinhagen on Nov. 13, 1940, and he died on July 19, 1983. Evelyn was a […]

Archbold Boys, Anthony Wayne Girls Win Walker/Dilbone Relays

The Archbold boys track team won its third straight championship title at the Walker-Dilbone Relays, Friday, April 29, at Archbold High School. The Streaks scored 96.5 points, seven points ahead of second-place Bowling Green, who finished with 89.5. Anthony Wayne was third with 87. In the girls meet, Anthony Wayne defended its title, scoring 116 points. Liberty Center was second […]

Fun Day Planned For Families Of Those Serving In US Armed Forces

The seventh annual free Family Appreciation/Fun Day for families who have members serving in the US Armed Forces is Sunday, May 22, 12:30 p.m., at the VFW Hall, 1133 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon. It is sponsored by the Fulton County Chapter of the American Red Cross and the Wauseon VFW Post 7424. The speaker will be Sharon Belkofer, a Gold […]

Bruce L. Dermer

Bruce L. Dermer, age 97, of Archbold, formerly of McComb and Hoytville, died Friday, April 29, 2011, at 11:20 a.m. at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. Mr. Dermer was born Feb. 15, 1914, in Hoytville to Clarence and Orpha (Thomas) Dermer. On April 20, 1935, he married Glenora Walden, and she died Aug. 28, 2000. Mr. Dermer is […]

Div. III, IV Softball, Baseball Tourneys Set

Pairings and dates for baseball and softball tournaments have been set. In Division III baseball at Archbold, Tinora received the top seed while Delta was seeded second. Paulding plays Liberty Center, Saturday, May 7, 11 a.m. The winner plays the Rams, Wednesday, May 11, 4:30 p.m., in a sectional final. Archbold plays Delta, Wednesday, May 11, 7 p.m. in a […]

Hartz Performs In Instrumental Recital At UF

Bethany Hartz, a junior pharmacy major, played “Adagio & Allegra” by Jean Baptiste Loeillet on the clarinet during an instrumental recital recently at The University of Findlay. A 2009 Pettisville High School graduate, she is the daughter of Carla and Phil, rural Wauseon. At UF, Hartz participates in Circle K and symphonic band.


William V. “Bill” Fricke, 84, Archbold, died April 28, 2011. Survivors include four children.

JV Softball Wins Two

The Archbold junior varsity softball team (7-4) went 2-1 last week. The Streaks hosted Anthony Wayne, Tuesday, April 26. The Generals won 14-1. Scoring the lone Blue Streak run was Ashley Short on a run-batted-in single by Desi Newman. Patrick Henry visited Archbold, Thursday, April 28. Archbold scored six runs in the first inning and won 20-8. Paige Peterson and […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Gloria Beck, sermon; Mark Graber, monologue about Thomas. Music and scripture reading by Praise band: Al Stuckey, Mike Stuckey, Steve Waidelich, Joe Graber, Sherman Hathaway, Mike Mickelson, Kathy King, Pete King, Randy and Becky Kauffman. Wednesday: MYF. Zion Mennonite Sunday: Cheryl Britsch, song leader; CHAOS youth, worship leader; Greg and Michele Nafziger, Dan and Deb Nofziger, Ty […]

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the list of traffi c offenses, the first number is illegal speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Traffic Tonya M. Bailey, West Unity, speeding, 72-55, Co. Rd. G, $47, $88. Randall S. Beck, rural Pettisville, speeding, 50-25, W. Leggett St., Wauseon, $150 fine, $88 costs. Evan J. Farnsworth, Wauseon, […]

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