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Juveniles Throw Rock At Scoreboard

Archbold police turned four juveniles over to their parents after an incident at the Archbold Athletic Complex about 4:20 pm, Sunday, Nov. 20. Police were called to the complex after receiving a report of juveniles throwing rocks at the football stadium scoreboard. When an APD officer arrived, he observed four juveniles leaving the area. When questioned, the youths admitted to […]


Senior Center Fulton County Senior Center, Archbold site, Ruihley Park Scout Cabin, program highlights: Dec. 5, Pat Nafziger Christmas songs & stories; Dec. 7, birthdays celebrated, blood pressure check; Dec. 12, Mary Oyer and her piano students; Dec. 14, Lois Badenhop with seasonal favorites; Dec. 19, holiday ideas with Meredith; Dec. 26, closed; Dec. 28, special memories of 2011. Blood […]

No Changes After Official Election Count

The official count of votes cast in the Nov. 8 general election show no changes from official totals, said Melanie Gilders, deputy director of the Fulton County Board of Elections. The result of the Franklin Township Trustee race is unchanged, showing challenger Michael Kinsman defeating incumbent Mark Ballmer by a final tally of 121 to 119, a two-vote margin. Gilders […]

Reports Theft

Katelyn J. Whitlock, 17, Stryker, told Archbold police that sometime between 5 and 7:30 pm, Sunday, Nov. 27, someone took $1.50 in change from her car. She also said about seven gallons of gasoline, valued at about $25, was siphoned from the tank.


Fulton Co. Health Center Nov. 21: Tiffany & Chad Rupp, Napoleon, boy. Nov. 22: Shawnna Knapp, Wauseon, boy; Tara & Nathaniel Meyer, Archbold, girl.

Roads Flooding

Stryker Woman Struck By Car; Semi In Nov. 22 Three-Vehicle Crash

Jennifer E. Perez, 26, rural Stryker, was listed in fair condition at the University of Toledo Medical Center on Monday, Nov. 28, after she was struck by a car. The Ohio State Highway Patrol report states Perez was walking southwest on Williams County Rd. G-40 near Co. Rd. 21-N about 4:40 pm, Wednesday, Nov. 23, when she was struck by […]

PHS Girls Open Season With Loss At Wauseon

The Pettisville girls basketball team traveled to Wauseon Friday, Nov. 25, to start its season, only to come back with a 54-42 loss. The Birds were down 12- 11 at the end of the first quarter, and weren’t able to come out ahead in any of the other quarters as well. Wauseon increased its lead to 27-19 at the half, […]

October Unemployment 8.7% In Fulton County

Fulton County had an unemployment rate of 8.7% during October, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services estimated. It’s the third straight month the county unemployment rate has been under 9%. The current trend started in August, when unemployment fell from July’s 10.5% to 8.6%. ODJFS revised the Fulton County September rate, reducing it from the originally announced rate […]

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