Giving Back

Taylor D’Alelio, a Pettisville High School senior, left, chats with Inez Coronado, a PHS sophomore, while Coronado donates blood. The American Red Cross bloodmobile visited the high school, Wednesday, April 23.– photo by David Pugh

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Dave Schrock, worship leader; MYF praise band, music. Message, “Recognizing Jesus on the Road?” Steve Heatwole. Wednesday: MYF area-wide youth meeting, Back Bay. Zion Mennonite Sunday: Kevin Sauder, song leader; Howard & Carolyn Snyder, Lonnie & Carol Short, Wendell Nofziger, ushers; Karen Stuckey, prelude, interlude, offering; Tim Wagler, worship leader; Old Testament medley, Lori Bontrager, Crystal Rodriguez. […]

BBC Scholar Athletes

The Buckeye Border Conference has named its spring scholar athletes. Students must be a junior or senior, be a varsity letterwinner, and have a minimum 3.25 gpa. Pettisville Brooke Waidelich (4.0), Shelby Miller (4.0), Claire Waidelich, Lauren Hostetler, Trisha Cousino, Kaylyn Mc- Dermott, Dominic Frey, Josiah Hoops, Jeremy Mann, Josh Sauder, Jacob Hauter, Kregg York, track. Logan Nofziger, Eli King, […]

2014-05-07 E-Edition

Shovel Ready

Montana Stamm, an Archbold fifth grader, was ready to do her part to help plant a tree in honor of Arbor Day on Friday, May 2, in Ruihley Park. Fifth grade students heard a brief address from Jim Wyse, mayor, at the event.– photo by David Pugh

Winners Named in Rotary Competition

Six AHS seniors received cash awards in the Archbold Rotary Club Four Way Test speech and essay contest, Friday, April 11. Each student was required to develop a personally meaningful story that incorporated each of the four tests: Is it the truth? Is it fair to all concerned? Will it build goodwill and better friendships? Will it be beneficial to […]


Emily Snyder, AHS ‘10, a member of the volleyball team at Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., was named one of two senior athletes of the year during the LSSU Department of Athletics annual banquet. Snyder,who received the Deb McPherson Female Athlete of the Year Award, amassed impressive numbers during her volleyball career while overcoming shoulder and ankle […]

Archbold Police Log

April 25 11:06 pm: Citation to John Creel, Raymond, Miss, failure to obey traffic control device, 700 block S. Defiance St. 11:08 am: Traffic control, funeral detail. 4:51 pm: Assisted Fulton County Sheriff Department with disabled truck, 21000 block Co. Rd. C, vehicle moved. 4:58 pm: 911 hang-up, East Gardens, accidental. 6 pm: Issued bicycle safety award, 300 block Walnut […]


Fulton Co. Health Center April 24: Lindy & Lucas Lantz, Archbold, girl. April 26: Sydney Wagoner, Wauseon, girl. April 27: Tera Bannister, Archbold, girl. April 29: Selene & James Gonzalez, Wauseon, boy; Tabbatha & Cody Livensparger, Wauseon, girl.

Bird Nest, Undisturbed For Years, Reaches Towering Heights

It looked more like a bird’s condo than a bird’s nest Jim Frey, Archbold, brought a large bird’s nest to the Archbold Buckeye recently. But this was no ordinary bird’s nest. This one had reached more than a foot tall. Frey said the nest, made of mud, straw, and pieces of string, was at his grandmother’s home at 401 South […]

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