Add Cameras To School Buses In Pettisville?

The Pettisville School Board may add cameras to school buses to catch drivers who don’t stop for the yellow vehicles. Two Pettisville bus drivers with routes that include St. Rt. 2 and US20A spoke to the board during its Monday, May 19 meeting. The two said there has been a noticeable increase in the number of drivers who do not […]


Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Wednesday, May 28, 12-6 pm, Wauseon American Legion, 1105 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Mood Disorders Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, May 27, 11 a.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66 south of Archbold.

Additional Charges Filed In Alleged Cockfighting Case

Additional charges have been filed against three persons in the alleged cockfight discovered by Fulton County sheriff deputies, Sunday, May 4. Candelario Nieto Castillo, 44, has been charged with cruelty to animals, a second class misdemeanor, and running a gambling house, a first-class misdemeanor, in addition to a charge of animal fighting-spectator aiderabettor. Nieto Castillo resides at the 9786 Co. […]

Park Board Gives Okay For Sprinklers At Spengler Field

The sprinkler project for Spengler Field received the green light, said Jennifer Kidder, Archbold Parks & Recreation Director. Speaking to the Archbold Park Board during its Wednesday, May 14 meeting, Kidder said each group she approached, including some Archbold school district athletic teams, agree to participate in funding the project. The underground system is needed because the turf on the […]

Pettisville Teachers To Get Base Pay Hike

Teachers in the Pettisville school district will get their first base pay raise since 2009 because of an agreement approved by the Pettisville School Board. The board approved a twoyear professional agreement with the Pettisville Teachers Association at its Monday, May 19 meeting. The agreement calls for a 2% increase in the base pay during the first year, followed by […]

Archbold Police Log

May 9 12:32 pm: Citation to Jason Knefely, 39, South Bend, Ind., failed to obey traffic control device, 200 block Lafayette St. 1:03 pm: Mud in roadway, N. Defiance St. at Flory Ln., notified street department. 3:33 pm: Telecommunications harassment, East Gardens. 8:54 pm: Civil problem, 500 block South St. May 10 1:32 am: Traffic stop, Woodland Park, juveniles turned […]

Women Harassed

Two women recently filed telecommunication harassment reports with Archbold police. Courtney Pennington, 35, rural Delta, told police on Friday, May 9, she received phone messages that contained a threat. She told officers she wanted the threats to end. Officers spoke to the suspect, who said the threat was unintentional, and it would not happen again. ––– Kimberly Howard, 55, Archbold, […]


Archbold Track Northwest Ohio Athletic League Championships, Saturday, May 17 Girls Swanton 129, Bryan 107, Liberty Center 74, Archbold 73, Wauseon 50, Montpelier 49, Patrick Henry 42, Delta 35, Evergreen 21 100: 4. Giulia Lee 14.97. 200: 3. Dakota Stamm 30.17. 400: 1. Stamm 1:04.26; 4. Macey Rupp 1:06.28. 800: 4. Gwynne Riley 2:48.22. 1600: 5. Riley 6:03.26. 4×400: 2. […]

Pettisville Idols

Pettisville students showed their talents, Friday, May 16, in “Pettisville Idol,” a talent show based on the popular television program. Top: Elizabeth Miller and Hannah Herring, PHS sophomores, Clara Beck and Shelby Miller, seniors, from left, perform the song “606” on kazoos. Middle left: Taylor D’Alelio and Daniel Sauder, seniors, practice before going on stage. Middle right: Lande Hancock, a […]

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Jacquelyn Taylor, Delta, plaintiff vs William Taylor, Delta, defendant. Other civil. Wendie Thomas, Swanton, plaintiff vs Vincent Thomas, Lancaster, defendant. Divorce. Scott Fauver, Wauseon and Jamie Fauver, Wauseon, petitioners. Dissolution. State of Ohio, ex. rel., Alan Lehenbauer, Swanton, plaintiff vs Michael Kelly, Swanton, defendant Other civil. Benjamin Rediger, West Unity, plaintiff vs Staffmark Holdings, Inc, Cincinnati, defendant. […]