Couple Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Gene and Mary Alice Waidelich, Archbold, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Gene Waidelich and Mary Alice King were married Sept. 8, 1957, at West Clinton Mennonite Church, Wauseon, by Olen Nofziger. The couple has four children: Steve (Lisa), Stryker; Tom (Lori), Archbold; Gary (Mary), Archbold; and Ron (Julie), Archbold. They have 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The couple will […]


Pettisville 7th Grade Volleyball Pettisville def. Montpelier 25-14, 25-20, Tuesday, Aug. 29. Stryker def. Pettisville (2-1, 2-1 BBC) 25-23, 25-22. Archbold 8th Grade Volleyball The Archbold 8th grade volleyball team opened its season Monday, Aug. 28, at Anthony Wayne, falling 25-16, 25-16. “Our first-game jitters got the best of us,” said Dina Gladieux, coach. “We were missing serves that should […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Aug. 26: Cheyenne Garcia, Wauseon, boy. Aug. 29: Heidi Dick, Wauseon, girl; Sarah & Brandon Wagner, Archbold, boy.

Pettisville Volleyball Wins Two, Drops One

After losing a non-league volleyball match to Wauseon, Pettisville defeated Montpelier and Stryker in Buckeye Border Conference action to improve to 4-2, 4-0 BBC last week. The Birds traveled to Wauseon, Monday, Aug. 28, where the Indians prevailed in a five-game match, 23-25, 25-12, 22-25, 26-24, 15-8. Montpelier visited the Bird Cage, Tuesday, Aug. 29. Pettisville was victorious 25-15, 22-25, […]


Cancer Support Brunch with Cancer Survivors group, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 11:30 a.m., The Union Street Grill, Bryan. Living With Cancer support group, Thursday, Sept. 7&21, 7 p.m., Bryan Community Center, Buffalo Rd. Nursing Mom’s Group Nursing Mom’s Group, Thursday, Sept. 7, 10 a.m., Crossroads Church, 845 E. Leggett St., Wauseon. Genealogical Society Fulton County Genealogical Society, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7 […]

Foor Wins, Phs Girls Third At Otsego Invite

Nichole Foor, a Pettisville senior, won her second straight invitational and led the PHS girls team to a third-place finish at the Otsego Cross Country Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 2. Foor ran the race in 20 minutes, 20 seconds, six seconds ahead of the secondplace finisher. Kate Stuber finished seventh in 21:58. Sarah Foor was 11th in 22:37; Ava Hoylman was […]

Archbold Police Log

Aug. 25 8:57 pm: Debit card found, Archbold Main Stop, returned to owner. 11:03 pm: Suspicious subjects walking with flashlights in Archbold Villas, unable to locate. Aug. 26 3 am: Citation to Robert Carillo, Jr., 19, Wauseon, driving while license suspended, Franklin St. at Park St. 12:45 pm: Follow-up, 200 block Farmington Rd. 1:12 pm: Suspicious person, 300 block Park […]

AHS Volleyball Wins NWOAL Opener

Archbold defeated Liberty Center 25-15, 25-22, 25-21 in its Northwest Ohio Athletic League season opener, Tuesday, Aug. 29, at LC. The Streaks improved to 2-2, 1-0 NWOAL. “This was a great road win for us, especially being an NWOAL win,” said Jill Holdgreve, AHS head coach. “We stuck to the fundamentals and executed well tonight.” Attacks: Kayla Boettger 13-17, 4 […]

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.