Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Brandy Pontious, Delta vs Chad Gill, Leesville, Ga., obligor. URESA. April Moore, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Jacob Moore, Address unknown, defendant. Divorce. PNC Bank National Association, Miamisburg, plaintiff vs Jason Wilson, Delta, defendant. Foreclosure. Ally Financial, Inc., Roseville, Minn., plaintiff vs Susan Geahlen, Delta, defendant. Other civil. Candy Boothby, Wauseon vs Brandon Presnell, Morganton, N.C., obligor. URESA. Megan […]

BBC Scholar Athletes

The Buckeye Border Conference has named winter scholar athletes from its member schools. To qualify, students must be juniors or seniors, be a varsity letterwinner during the season of recognition, and have a minimum of a 3.25 accumulative gpa. Pettisville Landon Roth, Dillon King, Justin Rupp, Logan Rufenacht, Detric Yoder, Austin Horning, Canidate Vickery, Josh Graber, boys basketball; Sami Tilley, […]

Public Meetings

Trustees German Township Trustees, Monday, Feb. 12, 7:30 a.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold. Franklin Township Trustees, Monday, Feb. 12, 8 p.m., Franklin Township Building, Zone. School Board Archbold Area School Board, Monday, Feb. 12, 5 p.m., Archbold High School, 600 Lafayette St. Park Board Ridgeville Park Board, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 7 p.m., Ridgeville Fire Station. Water & […]


Pettisville 7th Grade Girls Basketball BBC Tournament: Montpelier def. Pettisville (7-10) 13-12, Monday, Jan. 29. Pettisville leading scorer: E. Grieser 5. Archbold 8th Grade Girls Basketball Bryan def. Archbold 36-33, Tuesday, Jan. 30. Archbold def. Evergreen 33-19, Thursday, Feb. 1. Pettisville 8th Grade Boys Basketball North Central def. Pettisville, Monday, Jan. 29. Pettisville leading scorers: Gideon Myers, Bryce Beltz, 7 […]

Linda L. Taylor

Linda L. Taylor, 69, of Archbold and former longtime resident of Bryan, passed away Jan. 31, 2018, at Defiance Hospice. She was born Nov. 23, 1948, to the late Donald & Marjorie Taylor. This past Thanksgiv- ing Day, 2017, was her 69th birthday. Linda graduated from Archbold High School, Class of 1967. She was a homemaker, enjoying raising her two […]

New NSCC President Qualified To Lead

Michael Thomson, the man selected to become the seventh president of Northwest State Community College, is well qualified to lead the college into the future. He holds a doctor of philosophy (Phd) in political science. He has years of experience in educational administration. He has led a similar sized campus in the Cuyahoga Community College system. He has created college-level […]

Paul R. Gilson

Paul R. Gilson, 79, Rochester, Ind., and formerly of Pettisville, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at his residence. Paul had been a teacher, work study coordinator, college instructor and regional coordinator of Resource Center of Northwest Ohio. Survivors include wife, Janet Gilson, Rochester, Ind.; four children; ten grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one sister; and two brothers. A Celebration of […]

Letter To The Editor

Gentlemen: To renew my subscription or not? I was not expecting the increase in your newspaper subscription this year. However, the letter that was included with it was very informative. Yes, you are a family-owned business. Yes, you are one of the few left. Yes, you have not increased your price since 2014. I was debating whether or not to […]

‘What Are We Gonna Do’ About Transportation Issues, Fryman Asks

Jeff Fryman, Archbold mayor, reached out to the Fulton County Commissioners and the German Township Trustees for help with Co. Rd. 24. There was a special meeting of Archbold Village Council, German Township Trustees, and Fulton County Commissioners, Monday, Feb. 5, in council chambers. Jeff Rupp, a commissioner, and Vaughn Bentz, a councilman, were absent due to illness. Fryman told […]

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.) Joseph H. Molina, Wauseon, following too close, US20A, $37, $43. Daniel Robert Casarez, Defiance, speeding, 79-55, US20A, $100, $43. Lisa A. Miller, Wauseon, disobeyed traffic signal, N. Shoop Ave. at E. Linfoot St., […]

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