Recipe Corner

Hot Baked Chocolate Hazelnut Spread, Cream Cheese Sandwich 8 slices soft, crusty Italian bread 4 ounces cream cheese, cut into 4 cubes, softened 4 to 6 tablespoons chocolate hazelnut spread Coarse salt Melted chocolate, to garnish Fresh berries, to serve Heat the oven to 450 degrees. Lay each slice of bread on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet; put in the […]

Two Receive Summonses

Two persons received summonses to appear in Western District Court after Archbold police were called to a disturbance at Sauder Heritage Inn at 12:47 am, Sunday, Oct. 20. Mackenzie Niccole Sell, 20, Hicksville, was cited for consuming alcoholic beverages while under the legal age limit. Steve E. Roy, 30, rural Bryan, was cited for possession of marijuana, a minor misdemeanor […]

PHS Beats Ayersville In District Semifinal

Playing in the Division IV district tournament for the first time since 2010, the Birds advanced one step farther than three years ago with a 25-21, 25-18, 25-22 semifinal victory over Ayersville, Tuesday, Oct. 22, at Defiance High School. It was the second time the two teams played this season, and the second time Pettisville won. “We knew what they […]

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; testimony, Steve Rupp. Message, “Missions Engagement,” Jesse Kahler. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: special music band: Al Stuckey, Steve Waidelich, Joe Graber, Sherm Hathaway, Bill Stuckey, prelude, offertory, special music; Keith Short, chorister; Gloria Beck, prayer. Message, “Enlarging Our Anabaptist Vision,” Gerald Mast, Bluffton University professor. Zion Mennonite Sunday: Karen Stuckey, prelude, interlude, offering; Jim […]

Vehicle-Deer Accidents

Several accidents involving motor vehicles colliding with deer were reported to the Fulton County Sheriff Department recently. There were no injuries to humans. •Wednesday, Oct. 9, 10:41 pm: Lamar H. Green, 29, Napoleon, threetenths of a mile west of Co. Rd. 20. •Friday, Oct. 11, 10:51 pm: Michael Edmund Lowe, 48, West Unity, 24000 block of US20A. •Sunday, Oct. 13, […]

Hubby BBC Player Of Year

Emily Hubby, a Pettisville senior, was named the Buckeye Border Conference volleyball Player of the Year for the 2013 season. Dana Fricke, a PHS junior, was named to the first team along with Stryker’s Conner Varner and Christie Huston, Hilltop’s Brittney Mocherman and Kailey Creamer, and Edon’s Hannah-Brehm Gutting. Jordyn Pursel, a PHS junior, and Stephanie Hubby, a PHS sophomore, […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Oct. 18: Emily & Ryan Wesley, Liberty Center, boy. Oct. 21: Kathryn & Jason Wanemacher, Wauseon, girl. Oct. 24: Miyah Hines, Delta, girl. Oct. 25: Bridget & Chris Forster, Swanton, girl. A son, Gabriel Matthew, was born Sept. 26, 2013, at Toledo Hospital, Toledo, to Matt and Stefanie Badenhop, Wauseon. He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, […]

Archbold EMS Log

Sept. 29 10:02 pm: Fairlawn Haven, full arrest, transported to Fulton County Health Center. Oct. 2 1:21 pm: 800 block, Ringenberg Dr., ill, transported to FCHC. Oct. 4 12:55 am: 300 block De- Groff Ave., ill, transported to FCHC. Oct. 5 4:16 am: 19000 block Co. Rd. NJ, called to stand by, cancelled. Oct. 7 6:46 pm: Fairlawn Haven, medical, […]

Do Your Job

Some citizens may think the fall election doesn’t offer much excitement. There are no contested races for Archbold and Pettisville voters, but persons who took time to gather the signatures needed on their nominating positions are assured of being elected. In the four counties of Fulton, Henry, Defiance, and Williams, there is a property tax issue to decide– a renewal […]


NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. Senior Center Fulton County Senior Center, Archbold site, Ruihley Park Scout Cabin, program highlights: Nov. 6, R&G Kinsey music, birthdays celebrated, blood pressure check; Nov. 11, closed; Nov. 13, Michael Buck; Nov. 18, Pat Nofziger, Thanksgiving stories; Nov. […]