Returns With Silver Medal

Natalia Flores, a Four County Career Center student from Archbold, received a silver medal at the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America National Leadership Conference in Atlanta, Ga., recently. Flores competed in life event planning. Five FCCC students attended the event. Together, they brought home three silver and two gold medals. More than 5,000 students from across the nation […]

Doris Mae (Lauber) Rupp

Doris Mae (Lauber) Rupp, age 93 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday morning, July 21, 2018, in her Fairlawn Haven apartment. She was born Aug. 15, 1924, at the Lauber Hill Homestead, the daughter of Floyd and Bertha (Leu) Lauber. She married Robert W. Rupp on May 26, 1946, and he preceded her in death on March 13, 2002. A […]

All By Herself!

Monday, July 23, was Kali Lantz’s first day to ride her bike without training wheels. Above: Lucas Lantz, Kali’s father, pushes her off for another trip around the St. Peter Catholic Church parking lot. Below: Kali is all smiles as she pedals, steers, and maintains her balance, all at the same time.– photos by David Pugh

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of July 30-Aug. 3 MONDAY: grilled bratwurst w/peppers & onions or turkey franks, TUESDAY: pasta w/meat sauce, steamed broccoli, cream-style corn, peaches, garlic bread, yogurt. WEDNESDAY: smoked sausage w/sauerkraut or turkey franks, peas w/onions, mixed fruit. THURSDAY: chicken noodle soup, ham & cheese sandwich, broccoli & cauliflower salad, 5 cup salad. FRIDAY: bbq rib sandwich, seasoned potato wedges, succotash, […]

Norbert Henry “Bert” Lisak

Norbert Henry “Bert” Lisak, age 92, of Archbold, passed away July 18, 2018, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. He is preceded in death by his parents, George and Mary (Loda) Lisak; his sister, Irene Lisak; and brothersin law, Roger Batt, Allan Wise and Wallace Zygmontowicz. On Dec. 28, 1965, he married Julia Irene Finley, and she survives. He […]

Switzer Outlines School Projects

Pettisville School District officials have again addressed the recurring problem of sinkholes in one of the school parking lots. Steve Switzer, superintendent, highlighted various projects that are underway or recently completed at the school during the Monday, July 23 school board meeting. Sinkholes in the north parking lot have plagued the district since the construction of the new school building. […]

Earns Degree

McKenna Rash, Archbold, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in education from Kent State University.

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.) Erik Jordan McAtee, rural Delta, disobeyed stop sign, St. Rt. 108, $37, $93. Marsha L. Stewart, rural Archbold, disobeyed traffic signal, US20A at St. Rt. 108, $102, $93. Michael W. Meade, rural Defiance, […]

Wauseon Man Sentenced

A Wauseon man was sentenced, Wednesday, July 18, on a forgery charge in Fulton County Common Pleas Court: •Nikia McCall, Jr., 25; indicted Jan. 8 on two counts, forgery, one count, theft; entered guilty plea May 1 to one count, forgery; placed on community control for three years; ordered to pay cost of prosecution, $375 restitution, to stay out of […]


Fulton Co. Health Center July 12: Crystal Reyes, Delta, girl. July 17: Scarlette & Jake Gombash, Delta, boy.