Inducted Into Honor Society

Local students were inducted in the Four County Career Center chapter of the National Technical Honor Society. Students must have at least a 3.6 gpa at FCCC, 95% attendance, and excellent disciplinary records. Those inducted: Archbold: Montana Carroll, medical office technologies; Jaryd Hobbs, automotive technologies; Hailey Wyse, veterinarian assistant; Morgan Wyse, pre-engineering; Rachelle Wyse, culinary arts management. Pettisville: Kaylin Segrist, […]


Delbert L. Latta, 96, Bowling Green, died May 12, 2016. Survivors include his wife, Rose Mary, and two children. Hanneman Funeral Home and Crematory, Bowling Green.

PHS Shuts Out Fayette, Falls In Sectional Final

The Pettisville softball team finished its regular season with a 14-0 shutout at Fayette, Wednesday, May 11, to finish the Buckeye Border Conference season with a 6-4 record. The Birds traveled to Fairview, Thursday and Friday, May 12-13, for the Division IV sectional finals. With the scoreless game suspended in the third inning due to the weather, the contest resumed […]

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4-H News

The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club held its fourth meeting, Tuesday, April 19, at the Pettisville Park Pavilion. Club officers were announced: Claire Foor, president; Jordan Skates, vice president; Mackenzie Morgan, secretary; Kayla Wyse, treasurer. Project books were handed out. The club also held its first park clean-up at the Pettisville Park.–Mackenzie Morgan, secretary

Tools, Snowplow Blade Reported Stolen

Tools valued at almost $16,000 were reported stolen from Beck Transportation, 310 East Lugbill Road, an Archbold police report states. The incident was reported to police on Monday, April 18. The theft occurred sometime between noon, Sunday, April 17, and 7:30 am the day of the report. A thief or thieves forced their way into the building through a rear […]

Pettisville Baseball Trounces Fayette

In its final regular-season and Buckeye Border Conference game, Pettisville pounded out 10 hits in a 22-6 victory at Fayette, Wednesday, May 11. The Birds (4-12, 4-6 BBC) scored six runs in the first inning, one in the second, seven in the third, and eight in the fourth. The Eagles (0-12, 0-8 BBC) scored twice in the third and four […]

Area Students Honored At Trine University

Several area students were recognized at Trine University, Angola, Ind., at its annual Honors Program, Friday, April 29: Aaron Bruner, Pettisville, cum laude; Nicholas Cassidy, Archbold, magna cum laude, Chi Alpha Sigma, Gold Key, Jannen Renaissance Scholar Award, Omega Chi Epsilon, Phi Eta Sigma, Tau Beta Pi; Jonathon Lantz, Archbold, magna cum laude, Chi Alpha Sigma, Phi Eta Sigma, Pi […]

Police Release Report On March Incident

Archbold police released a report on a March 20 incident that occurred in Fox Chase. On about 5:30 pm, a vehicle was attempting to leave the community when, what the police report described as “multiple people” confronted the driver, alleging the person had almost struck a child. To avoid the group and to get around a truck parked in the […]

Third Straight BBC Track Title For Pettisville Girls Team

Pettisville won its third straight Buckeye Border Conference girls track and field title, Saturday, May 14, at Pettisville. It was Pettisville’s 12th title in school history, and eighth BBC title in the last 10 years. The Birds finished with 184 points, nearly doubling the finish of Stryker, who was second with 99. Hilltop was third with 78. Pettisville won nine […]