AHS Band Takes Ice Bucket Challenge!

The AHS Marching Band took the Ice Bucket Challenge to benefit the FISH Food Pantry, Thursday evening, Aug. 28. Check out the video!

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Emma Cobb, Sydney Cobb, Maddy Roth, Emily Roth, prelude & offertory; Eric Doehrmann, worship leader; Kelly Schmucker, childrens lesson; Lauren Waidelich, chorister. Message by Steve Heatwole. Central Mennonite Sunday: 13th Sunday of Pentecost. Dean & Jeanette Beck, Marv & Sharon Lantz, greeters; music team, prelude; Anita Roth song leader; Karen Grieser, worship leader; Loyal Briskey, Steve Nafziger, […]

Man Sentenced Aug. 27

A man was sentenced Wednesday, Aug. 27, in Fulton County Common Pleas Court: •Mathew Dietsch, 36, Edgerton; previously pled guilty to disseminating material harmful to juveniles; on March 22, sent obscene pictures to a juvenile; sentenced to 30 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, credit for two days served; placed on two years community control, fined $500; ordered […]

PHS Golf Falls To Montpelier, Fayette

The Pettisville golf team dropped matches to Montpelier and Fayette last week. Montpelier 185, PHS 220 The Locos beat the Birds 185-220, Monday, Aug. 25, at Wauseon. Pettisville’s Evan King was match medalist, shooting a 43. Matt Krill shot a 49; Hannah Meller, 60; and Andrew Canada, 68. Fayette 186, PHS 226 The Eagles shot down the Birds 186-226, Tuesday, […]

Attendance Records Set Fri., Sat., At Fulton Co. Fair

The Fulton County Fair set attendance records on the first two days, according to figures provided by the Fulton County Fair Board. On opening day, Friday, Aug. 29, the Fair Board said 30,071 people went through the fair gates. The previous record for a Friday was 26,821, set in 2007. The difference is 3,250, or about 12%. Saturday, Aug. 30, […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Aug. 22: Elizabeth & Phil Fairchild, Bryan, boy. Aug. 24: April & Mike Tanner, Archbold, girl; Kaytlyn & Matthew Hill, Napoleon, boy. Aug. 26: Brittany & Kevin Trolis, Delta, boy.

No Charges Filed In Grocery Cart Theft

A representative of Archbold SuperValu told Archbold police on Friday, Aug. 22, that one of the store’s grocery carts was observed at a residence in the village. Officers spoke with the subject who had the cart, who said they had purchased a large amount of food, and since they did not have a vehicle, pushed the purchase home in the […]

PHS Volleyball Beats Wauseon, Falls To Pilots

The Pettisville volleyball team is 2-3 after a win over Wauseon and a loss to Ayersville last week. The Birds hosted Wauseon, Monday, Aug. 25, and won in four games, 15-25, 25-15, 25-18, 25-19. They traveled to Ayersville, Thursday, Aug. 28, where the Pilots won 25-11, 25-16, 27-25. PHS Def. Wauseon 15-25, 25-15, 25-18, 25-19 Serving: Stephanie Hubby, 2 aces, […]

New Storm Sewers For Pettisville Could Be Years Away

People experiencing basement flooding in Pettisville shouldn’t expect relief anytime soon. New storm sewers in the unincorporated community could take a year, two years, or even longer, said Ziad Musallam, director of the Fulton County Department of Public Utilities. Musallam laid out the step-by-step procedure for new storm sewers to a crowd of about 40 people who attended a Tuesday, […]


Divorce DivorceCare, a help seminar and support group, Wednesdays beginning Sept. 10, 6:30 p.m., North Clinton Mennonite Church, 831 W. Linfoot St., Wauseon. Bereavement Life Beyond Today bereavement group, Monday, Sept. 8, 7 p.m., St. Caspar Catholic Church, N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Cancer Support Brunch with Cancer Survivors group, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 11:30 a.m., The Union Street Grill, Bryan. Living […]