News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “Light & Love: Love-the whole not part,” Jesse Kahler. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Kevin & Rebecca Short, Adam Cobb family, greeters; Dave Schrock, worship leader; Young Adult Praise Band, prelude, offertory, music; Josh Wyse, scripture reader. Message, “Our Abilities in Christ’s Body,” Steve Heatwole. Zion Mennonite Sunday: Josh Liechty, Gabe […]

Television, Video Game Stolen

Henry W. Marksch, IV, 26, 700 West Barre Road, reported $370 worth of property was stolen from his property sometime between 8 and 11 am, Wednesday, April 22. The theft was reported at 12:36 pm that day. Police noted thieves forced their way through the front door and took a 32-inch television valued at $300, a video game console worth […]

PHS Softball Wins One, Drops Three

Pettisville went 1-3 last week in softball action to stand 4-5, 2-4 in the Buckeye Border Conference. The Birds opened the week with an 18-5 loss to Edon, Tuesday, April 21. Pettisville went to North Central, Thursday, April 23, and came home with a 4-1 BBC loss. The Blackbirds were back on the road, Friday, April 24, to Tinora. The […]


NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness Four County, Tuesday, May 5, 7 p.m., ADAMhs Board office, St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold. Grief Griefshare recovery seminar/ support group, Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m., Archbold Community Library. Senior Center Fulton County Senior Center, Archbold site, Ruihley Park Scout Cabin, program highlights: May 4, Jeff Rupp, commissioner; May 6, blood pressure check; May 11, […]

Illegal Dumping

An employee of McDonald’s corporate office, 112 N. Defiance Street, filed an illegal dumping report with police at 9:58 am, Thursday, April 9. The employee stated when they took refuse from their building to their container behind the building, they observed three bags of refuse. The material had been left in the container without permission. The investigation is pending.

AHS Third In Tri-Meet With Indians, Tigers

Archbold finished third in a track tri-meet with Wauseon and Liberty Center, Tuesday, April 21, at Wauseon. Girls Wauseon 76, Liberty Center 45, Archbold 43 400-yard dash: 1. Atkinson (LC) one minute, 5 seconds; 2. Meridith Short 1:06.4; 3. Mara Beck 1:06.84. 800: 1. Vernot (W) 2:27.9; 3. Jensyn Garrow 2:41.5; 4. Rosalyn Flores 3:07.12. 3200: 1. Giguere (W) 12:15.99; […]

Bruner, Miller Named Ministry Assistants

Molly Bruner, PHS ‘13, daughter of Keith and Peg, and Shelby Miller, PHS ‘14, daughter of Eric and Marla, have been named ministry assistants for the 2015-16 academic year at Hesston (Kan.) College. Ministry assistants are sophomore students who are chosen by a competitive application and interview process to help lead ministry events across campus, including weekly campus worship and […]

Hit-Skip Vehicle Located

Archbold police have identified the vehicle involved in a hit-skip accident that occurred Friday, April 10. The report states a car owned by Maria Valderas, Stryker, was parked in the Archbold municipal parking lot east of the Archbold Community Library when at about 10:50 am, it was struck by another vehicle that left the scene. Police identified a vehicle owned […]

PHS Baseball Beats Eagles, Drops Two

The Pettisville baseball team dropped a pair of games last week, one to Buckeye Border Conference rival Edon and a non-league contest to Tinora. The Birds picked up a BBC win over North Central and stand 7-4, 5-1 BBC. Edon 7, PHS 3 Pettisville suffered its first BBC loss when it hosted Edon, Tuesday, April 21. The Blue Bombers broke […]


Fulton Co. Health Center April 18: Gerial & Nathan Butler, Bryan, girl. April 19: Ashlynn Phillips, Liberty Center, boy. April 20: Ashlee & Adam Scalf, Wauseon, girl. April 21: Teena & Dusty Armstrong, West Unity, boy.