2012-09-05

Harassment Cases Reported



Three harassment cases were reported to Archbold police last week. Gwen Maria Maley, 33, Archbold, told police on Friday, Aug. 24, she was receiving unwanted telephone calls from a person, and wanted the calls to stop. Officers made contact with the person and advised if the person did not stop calling Maley, charges would be filed. Connie Hartman, 64, Archbold, […]

PHS Soccer Drops To 1-3



The Pettisville soccer team dropped to 1-3 on the season with a 5-1 loss at Miller City, Tuesday, Aug. 28. Caleb Liechty scored the Birds’ only goal. Miller City had 10 shots on goal; Pettisville had six.

Ladies Bible Study



The non-denominational Ladies Bible Study at Lockport Mennonite Church begins Tuesday, Sept 11, 9:30 a.m. The study is on the devotional “In Touch.”

Runaway Bus Hits Pole; Parking Brake Not Set



Joe Long, Archbold Area School District interim superintendent, said he will decide this week whether to discipline the driver of the school bus that rolled down an alley and struck a pole. The incident occurred about 2:31 pm, Thursday, Aug. 30. Albert Babcock, the bus driver, stopped the bus in the pickup zone at the Archbold Middle School, which is […]

AHS Golfers Split Week



The Archbold golf team split a pair of meets last week. The Streaks defeated Montpelier 165-185, Monday, Aug. 27, at Montpelier. AHS hosted Wauseon, Thursday, Aug. 30, at Wauseon. The Indians won 151-163. AHS 165, Montpelier 185 Zach Short was match medalist with a 40. Kevin Boyers shot a 41, while Stuart Wyse and Antonio Cuellar each shot a 42. […]

Student Tablet Computers Arrive



Genevieve “Sweetgrass” Eicher



Genevieve “Sweetgrass” Eicher, 88, of Napoleon, passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, at her home. She was a Wyandot Elder, a librarian at the Ridgeville Public Schools, local historian, genealogist, freelance writer and researcher. Genevieve was also known internationally for her research on the Underground Railroad. She loved to travel and was a member of the Order of Eastern Star, […]

Pettisville Boys Win Tri-Meet With Archbold, Evergreen



The Pettisville boys team defeated Archbold and Evergreen in a tri-meet, Tuesday, Aug. 28, at Archbold. The Birds had five of the top eight finishers and finished with 24 points. Archbold was second with 34. Evergreen didn’t have enough runners to score as a team. Archbold’s Bryce Tinsman won the meet in 18 minutes, 15 seconds. Matt Kinsman was fifth […]

Unemployment Spikes During July



Fulton County unemployment spiked to 7.8% during July, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services announced recently. County unemployment was estimated at 7% in May, ticked up to 7.1% in June, then went up seven-tenths (.7) for July. Angela Terez, spokesman for ODJFS, said department officials could not trace the increase in unemployment to any specific event, other than […]

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court Maria Torres, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Kerry Hoot, Millbury, defendant. Other civil. 21st Mortgage Corp., Knoxville, Tenn., plaintiff vs Cheryl Bates, Swanton, defendant. Foreclosure. Midland Funding, San Diego, Calif., plaintiff vs Ginny George, Archbold, Other civil. LVNV Funding, Greenville, S.C., plaintiff vs Thomas Davis, Archbold, defendant. Other civil. Jerrell Barnhill, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Wood Trucking, Inc., Wauseon, defendant. […]


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