News from the Pew & Pulpit

Transfiguration Sunday Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory; Gordon Schumacher, scripture. Baptism candidates: Kraig & Shannon Keiser, Carol Marshall. Message, “PATTERNS in Genesis JACOB part 3: “Fighting,” Genesis 32, Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite Sunday: Steve & Beth Aeschliman, Sheila Gruenhagen, Bev Miller; Brenda Holdsworth, prelude, offertory; Anita Roth & music team, song leader; Tyson Stuckey, worship […]

Feb. 20 Crash Report Released

The Fulton County Sheriff Department released the report of a Wednesday, Feb. 20 auto crash near the intersection of St. Rt. 66 and St. Rt. 2. The report states that at about 2:44 pm, a pickup truck, driven by Nicholas Scott Grieser, 21, rural Wauseon, was traveling north on St. Rt. 66, and was making a left turn into a […]


Pettisville Falls In District Final

The Birds gave Hicksville a good fight, but in the end the Aces defeated Pettisville 68-51, Friday, March 8, in the Div. IV district final at Napoleon. PHS led 22-19 after one, but the score was tied at 34 at the half. Ten three-pointers were made in the first half between the two teams. The Aces took over in the […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Feb. 22: Char & Oliver Reeb, Ridgeville Corners, girl. Feb. & Andrew Carnahan,Public26: Eva Wauseon,Meetingsgirl.

Van Vandalized

A minivan owned by Selena Rodriguez, 23, 204 Linda Court, was vandalized sometime between 2:30 am and 2:45 pm, Wednesday, Feb. 27, an Archbold police report states. The report said the back window of the minivan was smashed while the vehicle was parked at her residence. The incident is under investigation.


Streaks Fall To Cavaliers In Boys District Semifinal

Coldwater scored five points in the last 13.8 seconds to hand Archbold its only loss of the season, 35-34, in a Div. III district boys basketball semifinal at Lima Senior, Thursday, March 7. The Streaks (23-1) struggled in the contest, as they were down 10-4 after one and 22-13 at the half. Archbold outscored the Cavaliers 22-6 in the third […]


Genealogical Society Fulton County Genealogical Society, Tuesday, March 12, 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 410 Taylor St., Delta. Topic: Resources for research. Mood Disorders Women’s Mood Disorders support group, Tuesday, March 12, 6:30 p.m., & March 26, 11 a.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66 south of Archbold. Cancer Support Living With Cancer support group, Thursday, March […]

Western District 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.) Soren Michael Mossing, Morenci, Mich., speeding, 77-55, US20, $100, $93. Deanna L. Fredrick, rural Wauseon, failed to yield, St. Rt. 108 at US20A, $102, $93. Bret C. Ripke, rural Archbold, speeding, 51-35, Miller […]

Div. III State Wrestling Tournament

All 3 Streaks Out Of State Tournament

Update: All three Archbold wrestlers have fallen out of the state tournament. In consolation round 2, Zach Rocha (132 lbs.) lost a 3-1 sudden victory decision to Johnstown Northridge’s Klay Reeves. Brennan Short (138 lbs.) lost a 4-2 decision to Rocky River Lutheran West’s Parker Watson. And Kasyn Schaffner (160 lbs.) lost a 9-3 decision to Lewistown Indian Lake’s Hayden […]

‘Fierce Babies’ Wins Bible Quiz Season

“Fierce Babies,” Central, won the 2019 Bible Quiz season with 19 wins and one tie with “Huioi,” King’s Cross. With a combined 22 years of quizzing, team members are front row, from left: Isabella Ruiz, Justice Beck, Kate Nofziger, Lucia Rodriguez, Aaron Miller, Jeremiah Rodriguez. Second row: “Wave Walkers,” Eastland Baptist, finished second with 17 wins and two losses to […]