2017-09-06

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.) Randy Keefer, rural Fayette, DUI, St. Rt. 108, $500, $88, driver license suspended for one year, occupational, medical, and probation driving privileges granted, 60 hours community service; charges of speeding and reckless operation […]

PHS Boys Soccer Beats Miller City



Pettisville (2-2-1) defeated Miller City 8-2, Tuesday, Aug. 29, in non-league boys soccer action. Pettisville controlled the tempo and ball possession, passing the ball around the Miller City defenders, and had 23 shots on goal. Connor Wyse had a hat trick, scoring three goals. Detric Yoder scored two, while , Justin Rupp, Eli Grieser, and Mitchell Avina each scored one.

Public Meetings



Trustees Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Sept. 7, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon. Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, Sept. 11, 8 p.m., Franklin Township Building, Zone. German Township Trustees, Monday, Sept. 11, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold. Park Board Ridgeville Park Board, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station. Village Council Archbold Village Council, Monday, […]

PHS Golf Drops Two



Hilltop defeated Pettisville by one stroke, 194-195, Tuesday, Aug. 29, in Buckeye Border Conference boys golf action. Hilltop’s Skyler Butterfield was match medalist, with a low score of 39. Tommy McWatters led Pettisville with a 46. Max Leppelmeier shot a 49; Austin Horning 50; and Josh Horning 50. Montpelier 191, PHS 198 The Locos were seven strokes better than the […]

Man Sentenced



A Delta man was sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Tuesday, Aug. 29: •Avante Koonce, 24; indicted April 17 on one count, failure to provide notice of a change of address; entered guilty plea to attempted failure to provide notice of a change of address; on or about Feb. 23, 2016, to Feb. 13, 2017, attempted to fail to […]

Rebuilding, Remembering



Today, in New York City, stands a building 1,776 feet tall, a “super-tall structure,” say the architects. It’s One World Trade Center, a glass-and-steel 104-story building where thousands of people work and visit every day. It replaced World Trade Center buildings 1 and 2, the “Twin Towers.” Terrorists hijacked jetliners and flew them into the Twin Towers on Sept. 11, […]

Man Sentenced



A Swanton man was sentenced in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Tuesday, Aug. 29: •Reginal P. Roehm II, 29; indicted April 17 on one count, domestic violence; entered guilty plea; on or about March 22, caused physical harm to family or household member; sentenced to 180 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio; ordered to pay cost of prosecution, […]

Cruelty Of Cyberbullying Is Unrelenting

Other Editors Say...

The heartbreaking death of a 14-year-old Toledo boy is a harsh and cold wake-up call– in this community and beyond. Bullying is real, and its impact is quite literally deadly. Luken Boyle, an incoming freshman at Central Catholic High School, died by suicide July 31. His family’s loss is immeasurable and, for most of us, unimaginable. Their pain will never […]

Julia Ann Beck



Julia Ann Beck, 63, joyfully entered heaven’s gates to spend eternity with her Lord and Savior on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. Born on June 28, 1954, she was the daughter of Vern and Evelyn Nafziger. Julie graduated from Archbold High School in 1972 and was a lifelong resident of the Archbold area. She accepted Christ as her personal Savior, was […]

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007 Students from Archbold High School carried on the community’s long tradition of volunteerism and service to others by assisting flood victims in Ottawa, Friday, Aug. 31. A total of 36 AHS students traveled to the Ottawa area to assist families in need. A photograph shows Sara Davis, Dani Weigand and Chelsea Giesige, seniors, […]


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