Archbold Elevator Remaining Assets Divided March 1

The remaining assets of Archbold Elevator were divided among secured creditors during a hearing Thursday, March 1, in Fulton County Common Pleas Court. Under an agreement worked out between attorneys, The Andersons, Maumee, will receive the lion’s share of the remaining pot of about $4.9 million from the sale of assets of Archbold Elevator and its related businesses. The Andersons, […]

Selected Unofficial County Election Results

See adjoining news copy for additional election results.

Four Persons Sentenced

Four persons were sentenced recently in Fulton County Common Pleas Court: •Taryn Stone-Downing, 41, Lyons; previously pled guilty to theft; from February 2011 to Aug. 3, 2011, while employed at a Lyons convenience store, she stole cigarettes, gasoline and food; ordered to spend 120 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, work release granted; placed on three years community […]

Birds Win Sectional

Pettisville outscored Fayette 14-6 in the second quarter on its way to a 44-31 Division IV sectional boys basketball title at Bryan, Friday, March 2. The Birds took a 5-0 lead off scores by Aaron Bruner, David Reyes, and a foul shot by Bruner. Trevor Cox finally broke the scoring drought for Fayette with a deuce at the 3:50 mark. […]

Local Man Indicted On 8 Charges Of Child Pornography

Timothy A. Rettig, 46, Archbold, has been indicted by the Fulton County Grand Jury on charges involving child pornography. Scott A. Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, said in a press release the grand jury met on Monday, Feb. 27, and handed down a total of eight counts against Rettig. The grand jury handed down indictments on four counts of pandering […]

Archbold Police Log

Feb. 24 8:56 am: Vandalism to window, Archbold Elementary School. 10:41 am: Citation to Kimberly Netcher, 35, Wauseon, for passing a stopped school bus with its lights flashing. 11 am: Found license plates, N. Defiance St. at Holland St. 4:31 pm: 911 hang-up, 1800 block S. Defiance St., unfounded. 5:40 pm: Found wallet, Marco’s Pizza, returned to owner. 8:57 pm: […]

Two Vehicles Collide

Two cars collided on West Barre Rd, about 528 feet west of South Clyde’s Way at 5:52 pm, Friday, March 2. The Archbold police report on the crash states a car, driven by Brian F. King, 56, rural Archbold, was traveling east on West Barre Road, while a second auto, driven by Lucinda J. Ruby, 52, rural Napoleon, was entering […]

Pettisville Girls Fall In D-IV District Final

The Pettisville girls basketball team opened Division IV district tournament play with a 40-37 win over Edgerton, Thursday, March 1. Edgerton led the entire game until there was 2:53 left, when Kaitlin Nofziger tied the score at 34. Pettisville took its first lead of the night, 38-37, with 1:08 left on a pair of Tanner Hostetler free throws. Hostetler blocked […]

Fulton Co. Wind Farm Put On Hold

An alternative energy company based in Ireland is not going to pursue a wind farm in Fulton or Henry counties. But Dan Schumann, a project manager for Mainstream Renewable Power, Ltd., said, “we feel the area has a lot of potential. “We are still interested down the line. “We were surveying four different sites in Fulton County. We looked at […]

Archbold EMS Log

Feb. 3 5:09 pm: Fairlawn Apartments, medical alarm, did not transported. Feb. 4 12:08 pm: 300 block Miller Ave., medical, transported to Fulton County Health Center. 8:42 pm: Fairlawn Apartments, lift assist. Feb. 5 10 pm: 400 block Primrose Ln., medical, transported to FCHC. Feb. 6 8:50 am: Westfield Medical Center, medical, transported to FCHC. 4:24 pm: Westfield Medical Center, […]