Pre-Fair Judging Results

The Fulton County 4-H program has announced prefair judging results. Abbreviations: HM, honorable mention; CW, county winner; SFR, state fair representative. Accessories for Teens: Mallorie Strauss, CW Active Sportswear: Sophia Meyer, CW Adventures in Home Living: Renee Hoylman, SFR, CW Alcohol and Drug Abuse: Mary Miller, SFR, CW; Hannah Fritsch, HM All Systems Go!: Vet 2: McCormick Warncke, SFR, CW […]

Charges May Be Filed In Alleged Domestic Violence Case

Charges against John M. Luna, 53, Archbold, may be forthcoming, said Tera Rogers, an Archbold police offi- cer. Domestic violence charges against Luna were initially filed, then dismissed in Fulton County Western District Court. Luna was arrested on Sunday, Aug. 2, and taken to the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio. The charges resulted following an incident that occurred in the […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2005 Olen Genter, Pettisville; Marlin Rufenacht, Archbold; and Jim Savage, Delta, were inducted into the Fulton County Agriculture Hall of Fame Monday evening. The late Ron Stuckey, Archbold, was posthumously honored. New teachers in the Archbold Area School District are John Culler, freshman and sophomore industrial arts; Kelly Dominique, middle school intervention specialist; Jennifer […]

Anna Likes Ham

Anna Wendt, 9, daughter of Jeremy and Amy, rural Ridgeville, received an A and a blue ribbon at the Henry County Fair for her beginner 4-H project, a market hog she named Ham. This is her first year as a member of the Ridge Kids 4-H group.The fair runs through Thursday in Napoleon.– courtesy photo

Fire Department, Life Flight In Talks Over Delayed Response

Andy Brodbeck, Archbold Fire Department chief, said Monday AFD officials are in talks over the delayed arrival of a Life Flight helicopter ambulance in Archbold, Wednesday night, Aug. 12. “We’ve had some conversations with Life Flight last week. We’re still discussing it,” he said. Injured Archbold rescue crews were called at 8:24 pm to a residence in the 100 block […]


Kevin Fredrick, AHS ‘12 and son of Les and Lori, is ready to battle for his starting job on the Baldwin WallaceUniversity men’s tennis team. A senior, Fredrick hopes to build off his 14-8 record last year. He and Brian Carano also combined for a 15-8 doubles record. Fredrick is 18-10 in singles play and 33-12 in doubles play in […]

Students Pick Up Packets

To prepare them for the start of school, which was yesterday, Tuesday, students attending Four County Career Center picked up their packets containing their schedules and other important information for the year. Alyssa Ramos, a Pettisville student enrolled in the culinary arts management program, receives her packet from Tony McCord, Career & Technical Supervisor.– courtesy photo

Police Assist With Suicidal Subject

An Archbold police officer assisted Fulton County sheriff deputies in the hunt for a possible suicidal person the night of Tuesday, Aug. 11. Deputies were dispatched to the 26000 block of Co. Rd. E-F about 7:46 pm. An FCSD sergeant requested help from Archbold police. The APD officer wrote in his report he and a deputy drove into the Goll […]

Pettisville Golf Plays In Edon Invitational

The Pettisville golf team played in the Edon Invitational, Thursday, Aug. 13. Stryker won the tournament with a team score of 343. Maumee Valley Country Day was second with 355, and Hicksville took third with 365. Pettisville finished with a team score of 421. Evan King shot a 92; Matt Krill 103; Austin Horning 104, and Drew Canada, 122.

4-H News

The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club held its ninth meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 11. The club is looking for a couple of people to volunteer for the Jr. Fair building watch; see Peggy or Julie if interested. Fair passes are due at the final meeting, Monday, Aug. 24, 7:30 p.m.–Elizabeth Grieser, secretary

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