Bible Quiz First, Second Place Teams

Above: Winning the opening Bible Quiz meet, Sunday, Jan. 8, at North Clinton Church, was “Flaming Darts,” North Clinton. From left: Joe Richer, Conner Johnson, Derek Aeschliman, and quizzer/coach Cara Foor. The team had the highest average of 135 points. Below: Hope Nofziger, Leah Beltran, Lucia Rodriguez, Isabella Ruiz, and Kate Nofziger, averaged 131. The combination team of Central Mennonite […]

Crash In Parking Lot Dec. 29

A pickup collided with a parked car in a parking lot on the north side of Sauder Manufacturing about 6:45 am, Thursday, Dec. 29. Lavon D. Short, 50, Archbold, was sitting in his car when a pickup, driven by Daniel T. Waidelich, 29, rural West Unity, was driving into the adjacent space. The Archbold police report states Waidelich lost control […]

Wallet Stolen

Kyuttza Cerrato, 28, Bryan, told Archbold police on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, items were taken from her, including a wallet. Items were found and turned over to police. When Cerrato picked up the items at the police station, missing were $15 in cash, and credit, debit, and insurance cards. She told police on Tuesday, Dec. 13, she went to the […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Dec. 31: Kylian Wallace, Pettisville, girl. Jan. 3: Rachelle & Eddie Burkholder, Archbold, girl; Lauren & Jacob Yoder, Archbold, girl.

Arrested On Parole Violation

An 18-year-old Archbold woman was held at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio on Friday, Jan. 6, in connection with an alleged parole violation. Makayla L. Engler, was placed under arrest at the Archbold police station and transported to the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio.

Crime Stopper

Fulton County Crime Stopper seeks the help of the public in solving the theft of a flatbed trailer. The theft occurred Dec. 23, 2016, from a property in the 11000 block of Co. Rd. 12 in the rural Delta area. The trailer itself, valued at $4,500, is described as an 18- foot, beavertail medium flipup ramp trailer. Informants should call […]


Agriculture Education Pettisville Agriculture Education Adult Ed Advisory Committee, Monday, Jan. 16, 7 p.m., Pettisville High School ag room. Speaker: Eric Richer. SAHC Stryker Area Heritage Council Board of Trustees, Thursday, Jan. 12, 7 p.m., Stryker Depot, 203 N. Depot St., Stryker. Bereavement Hope for Tomorrow bereavement support group, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 6:30 p.m., Community Health Professionals, 230 Westfield Drive, […]


Ruth Ann Nafziger, 86, Archbold, died Jan. 9, 2017. Survivors include her husband, Dale, and four children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.

Fire Truck Deal

Archbold Village Council is ready to make a deal to take over ownership of the Archbold Fire Department equipment. In fact, council is so ready to become the sole governmental entity managing the fire department that it’s even started talking about buying new fire trucks and other equipment. It says the German Township Trustees, who currently own the fire equipment, […]

Archbold Student Heads Local FFA Chapter At FCCC

Ryan Wiemken, Archbold, is the president of the Four County Career Center FFA chapter. Wiemken is a student in the career center diesel mechanics program. The chapter has more than 130 members, involved in six career center programs. The students work on chapter projects, sponsor student assemblies, and compete in district, state, and national FFA skill and leadership competitions. Several […]

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