Earns Scholarships

Madelina Rayzel Winzeler, granddaughter of Alberto and Andrea Garcia, Archbold, and Jerry and Cindy Winzeler, Stryker, received the Founder’s Scholarship from Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, Mich. It is a competitive scholarship that covers half of tuition and fees toward her four-year undergraduate degree in chemistry. She is studying to become a medi- cal doctor specializing in psychiatry. The […]

Pauline Jane Rupp

Pauline Jane Rupp, Pettisville, died Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law. The eldest daughter of Ervin Lantz and Florence Wells Lantz, she was born in Pettisville on June 15, 1924. The family moved to Toledo, where she attended the city schools, graduating from Libbey High School in 1942. Near the end of World War […]

PHS Girls Improve To 11-1, 5-0 BBC

Pettisville used a 15-5 first-quarter lead to trump Hicksville 53-47, Tuesday, Jan. 13, in non-conference girls basketball action in the Bird Cage. The Birds completed the first half of Buckeye Border Conference play, hosting Fayette on Friday, Jan. 16. Pettisville led 24-17 at the half on its way to a 52-39 victory, and improved to 11-1, 5-0 BBC. “I am […]

Honor Students

Zachary Zimmerman, Carley Wyse, Clara Beck, and Michael Walker, all of Archbold, and Jacob Roth and Caleb Liechty, both of Pettisville, were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Goshen (Ind.) College. Students must earn at least a 3.75 gpa to qualify. —– Area students were recently named to the dean’s list for the 2014 autumn semester […]

Western Dist. Court News

(Note: In the listing of traffic offenses, the first number is actual speed; the second, legal speed. The first dollar amount is the fine; the second, costs.) Timothy J. Burkholder, Wauseon, disobeyed stop sign, Co. Rd. C at Co. Rd. 19, $77, $88. Regina A. Bomar, rural Wauseon, speeding, 70-55, St. Rt. 108, $47, $88. Cassandra Elaine Stinson, rural Swanton, […]

Snowman An OSU Fan

The snowman built by Faith and Cassi Wyse, Archbold, on the Village Green sported The Ohio State University gear last week after OSU won the college football national championship, Monday, Jan. 12.– photo by David Pugh

Tuscan Apricot- Berry Crostata

1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour1 cup all-bran 0riginal cereal(crushed to 2/3 cup)1/2 cup sugar, divided2 teaspoons baking powder3/4 cup butter or margarine1 egg, slightly beaten1/4 cup milk1 teaspoon vanilla2 cups fresh blueberries orred raspberries1 cup apricot all-fruit spreador apricot preserves In medium bowl, stir together flour, cereal, 1/3 cup of the sugar and baking powder. Cut in butter until mixture […]

Local Man Indicted On Drug Charges

Andrew T. Hatzer, 34, Archbold, has been indicted by the Fulton County Grand Jury on drug charges. In a press release, Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, said the grand jury met on Monday, Jan. 12, and indicted Hatzer on one count each of possession of heroin and possession of hashish. Haselman said on or about July 9, 2014, Hatzer […]


Winter Fricke puts defensive pressure on Holgate’s Connor Abel in their non-league matchup, Tuesday, Jan. 13. The Blue Streaks beat the Division IV fifth-ranked Tigers 46-40.– photo by Mary Huber

Veggie Burger

4 tablespoons olive oil1 cup finely chopped onion1 tablespoon minced garlic1 cup finely diced carrots1/2 teaspoon seeded andminced serrano chile1/2 teaspoon ground ginger1 teaspoon ground cumin1 cup chopped unpeeledroasted eggplant1 cup chopped firm-cookedunpeeled red potatoes1 cup coarsely grated zucchini, squeezed dry3 tablespoons chopped freshcilantro2 tablespoons whole-wheatflour1 large egg, lightly beaten1 cup soft whole-wheat breadcrumbs Kosher or sea salt and freshly […]