2018-08-22

Gallup, Martin, Miller, Wyse Inducted Into Fulton County Agricultural Hall Of Fame



Four men were inducted into the 2018 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame at a ceremony at the Ruihley Park Pavilion, Monday, Aug. 20. Inductees are Richard Martin, Ed Miller, Dennis Wyse, and Richard L. Gallup. Martin started farming while growing up on the family farm in Fayette. While attending Fayette High School, he was involved in the FFA program, […]

Mary Ellen Schrock



Mary Ellen Schrock, 71, of New York City, N.Y., passed away June 28, 2018. She lived and worked in New York City for the past 35 years, as well as enjoying the winter months in Bradenton, Fla., in recent years. Mary Ellen was born in Pigeon, Mich., on June 5, 1947, to Glenn and Mary Gwendolyn (Smith) Schrock. Mary Ellen […]

Archbold Rescue Checks Person



Archbold police assisted the Archbold Fire Department at the Sauder Heritage Inn about 9:45 pm, Friday, Aug. 10, a police report states. While there, officers reported observing a guest behaving suspiciously. When officers spoke with the person, they decided to have the subject checked by EMS personnel.

Golden Notes Of Archbold’s Memorable Past



Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008 “It’s not a beer tent,” said Nanette Buehrer, director of Archbold Area Chamber of Commerce. “There will be more than just beer, and there may not even be a tent.” The Archbold Area School District earned the rank of “Excellent with Distinction” on the Ohio Department of Education school district report cards for […]

Emergency Repair On West Holland Street Prevents Pavement Collapse



Archbold Village Council authorized a payment of $30,000 to Krueger Construction for repair of a section of West Holland Street at its Monday, Aug. 20 meeting. Which is a good thing, because the project is already complete. Donna Dettling, village administrator, said the repairs in the 700 block of West Holland Street were done on an emergency basis. In a […]

Harold D. Bernath



Harold D. Bernath, age 92 years, of Wauseon, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 14, 2018, at The Ebeid Hospice Residence in Sylvania. He was born Aug. 25, 1925, at Wauseon, the son of Harry and Dinah (Merillat) Bernath. A 1942 graduate of Pettisville High School, he joined the U.S. Marines at the age of 17 and served during W.W. II. […]

Boy Lost, Found



A four-year-old boy who went missing in the 400 block of Ditto Street was found soon after, an Archbold police report states. The boy was reported missing about 12:52 pm, Thursday, Aug. 16. He was found and was in good health, the report said.

Results Are In



Krystal Alexander, left, and her daughter Kelsey Aeschliman look over Kelsey’s state test results during the Archbold Middle School Open House, Monday, Aug. 20. Kelsey did well, her mother said. She starts sixth grade today.– photo by David Pugh

Back To School



It’s back to school time, and each year starts with Archbold and Pettisville schools opening their doors for open houses. Above: Brodie Dominique, who is starting seventh grade, receives a box of school supplies from Matt Shields, Archbold Middle School principal, during the Monday, Aug. 20 open house. Brodie’s brother Carson, center, holds his box. He’s in the eighth grade. […]

Mahlon Curtis Wyse



Mahlon Curtis (Mick) Wyse, 93, was welcomed into Heaven, Aug. 19, 2018, in the evening, surrounded by his family. He was born to Lydia and Pastor Henry Wyse on Dec. 30, 1924. A man of humble beginnings, he immersed his life in the Christian community, his church, MCC and Transport for Christ. He also served faithfully in CPS in Florida […]