2017-07-12

Radio Club Has 358 Contacts



The Fulton County Amateur Radio Club made contacts with more than 350 other amateur radio stations during a Field Day event, June 24-25. Field Day is a contest and demonstration of amateur radio operators’ ability to set up in temporary locations with improvised antennas and alternative sources of electricity. The event simulates how amateurs might work in an emergency. For […]

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.) Jeanette L. McIntosh, Wauseon, speeding, 80-55, St. Rt. 108, $150, $88. Jesse J. Baughey, Swanton, seat belt, Co. Rd. D, $30, $51. Chassidy Lynn Foote, rural Delta, speeding, 72-55, US20A, $47, $88. MacKenzie […]

Senior Citizens Menu



Week of July 17-21 MONDAY: goulash, cooked cabbage, mixed vegetables, peaches, cookies. TUESDAY: sheperd’s pie, summer squash, green salad, fruit crisp. WEDNESDAY: breaded pork chops, red skin potatoes, sugar snap peas, pineapple chunks. THURSDAY: cheese burgers, potato wedges, seasoned spinach, tropical fruit. FRIDAY: cold plate, ground bologna salad, lettuce & tomato, pea salad, cheese cubes, bananas.

Police Investigate Juvenile Incident



The Archbold Police Department will not issue any charges in connection with a case in which a youth reportedly attempted to jump from a moving car. Few details are available, and Tera Rogers, an officer, said police do not know if the juvenile did jump from the vehicle. Police received a call from a second juvenile at about 5:48 pm, […]

Archbold Police Log



June 30 9:16 am: Suspicious vehicle, Clyde’s Way. 10:53 am: Issued four bicycle safety awards, 400 block Quail Run. 12:20 pm: Follow-up, 200 block Stryker St. 1:27 pm: Follow-up, 200 block N. Lincoln St. 3:45 pm: Assist fire-rescue, S. Defiance St. at village limits. 4:11 pm: Juvenile complaint, on station. 4:52 pm: Follow-up, East Gardens. 6:06 pm: 911 hang-up, Sauder […]

Man Killed In Crash



Allan Fletcher, 69, Oaklawn, Ill., was killed in a twovehicle crash at the intersection of St. Rt. 109 and US20 about 2:30 pm, Wednesday, July 5. The Ohio State Highway Patrol said in a press release that Raymond Jacobsen, 68, Worth, Ill., was driving a car north on St. Rt. 109. Fletcher was a passenger. A mini-pickup truck, driven by […]

Fulton County Court News



Common Pleas Court Deanna Temple-Fredrick, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Stephen Frederick, Lyons, defendant. Divorce. Felicia Oldham, Toledo, vs Hector Buentello, Arlington, Texas, obligor. URESA. NTL Collegiate Stndt Ln Trst, Norcross, Ga., plaintiff vs Jennifer Oyer, Wauseon, defendant. Other civil. Marriage Licenses Casey McCaw, 23, Swanton, tree trimmer, and Amanda Shaver, 24, Swanton, orthodontist assistant. Roy Sterrett, Jr., 55, Swanton, no occupation […]

Graphic Evidence Of Nature’s Power Shown In Photos

Friends, Neighbors, Volunteers Rush To Help Victims

25 Years After ~ July 12, 1992 Pettisville Tornado revisited

Sunday Tornado Does $1.5 Million Damage In Pettisville; Lives Spared

25 Years After - July 12, 1992 Pettisville Tornado Revisited

(Editor’s Note: This article and photos are reprinted from the July 15, 1992 Archbold Buckeye. All are by Siegrid K. Richer.) A tornado disaster defies description. Yet countless Pettisville-area residents were eyewitnesses to the worst catastrophe ever to strike their small town. Within minutes, a quiet Sunday afternoon turned into a nightmare. A surprise tornado ripped through the north edge […]

Woman Hospitalized After June 29 Crash



Chelsea Danielle Sheehy, 25, Bryan, was hospitalized at the Mercy St. Vincent Health Center, Toledo, after the car she was driving collided with a semi truck about 1:59 pm, Thursday, June 29. The Ohio State Highway Patrol report on the crash states Sheehy was traveling west on US 6 in Ridgeville Township, Henry County, when she went left of center […]


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