2019-11-06 E-Edition

Grime Wins Mayor’s Race; Ball, Eicher, Morton Top Vote-Getters For Council; Rupp, King Top Pettisville School Board Votes


Unofficial election results of races, Tuesday, Nov. 5 (will be updated as results are reported):   Archbold Mayor (100% of precincts reporting) (Vote for 1) Jeff Fryman 420 Brad Grime 763   Archbold Village Council (100% of precincts reporting) (Vote for 3) Karla Ball 914 Michael Dijak 222 Kevin Eicher 688 Monica Miller 669 Kevin Morton 679   Pettisville School […]

Streaks Stun Indians 38-0

Ahs Clinches Nwoal Title Share, Chance To Host First Playoff Game

Two teams entered. One team left with a share of the league championship. A packed house at Harmon Field in Wauseon, Friday, Nov. 1, came to see two Fulton County rivals do battle with a share of the Northwest Ohio Athletic League title on the line. Both were 9-1, 5-1 in the NWOAL, along with Liberty Center. A closely-contested matchup […]

Sauder 12th At State Tournament

Kylie Sauder, an AHS junior, placed 12th in the Division III state cross country meet, Saturday, Nov. 2, in Hebron. She was named All-Ohio for her finish. The AHS girls team placed ninth. For more details and photos, see the second section.– photo by Lynn Roth

Legion Proposes Memorial For Downtown Green Space

Jeff Fryman, Archbold mayor, said members of the Archbold American Legion Buehrer- Lauber-Weckesser Post 311 have proposed a memorial for the blank wall at the northwest corner of North Defiance Street and Stryker Street. Fryman shared the idea at the Monday, Nov. 4 meeting of village council. He said the Legion members suggest a concrete pad be constructed on the […]

Pettisville Man Cave Ministries: Not Your Typical Guys

Pettisville Man Cave Ministries was born from a basement Bible Study. “About eight years ago, we saw a need and decided to do a Bible study,” Scott Rupp said. The group bills itself as “a group of men from the Pettisville, Wauseon and Archbold communities who have a heart for the Lord, for service, and for outreach.” “We made it […]

Pew & Pulpit

All Saints Day Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion. Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory; update on African mission projects. Message, “Parables: Do You See, Hear, Understand? The Laborers,” Matthew 20:1-16, Jesse Kahler. Lockport Mennonite Sunday: Kelly Schmucker, Janice Foor, Art & Mary Lou Thomas, greeters; prelude & offertory, chimes; Kevin Frey, worship leader; Mark Beck, chorister; Deb […]


Fulton Co. Health Center Oct. 29: Selena Balderas, Wauseon, girl. Oct. 30: Brooke & Mark Schuette, Wauseon, girl.


Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Thursday, Nov. 7, 12- 6 p.m., First Baptist Church, 854 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. Nursing Mom’s Group Nursing Mom’s Group, Thursday, Nov. 7, 10 a.m., Crossroads Church, 845 E. Leggett St., Wauseon. Survivors After Suicide Survivors after suicide for anyone 15 or older who lost someone to […]

Earns Scholarship

Callie Rohrs, AHS ‘19 and daughter of Andrew and Lori, Ridgeville Corners, has been awarded several scholarships at Youngstown State University. A freshman integrated language arts education major, Rohrs was awarded an honors program scholarship and honors housing scholarship. Honors scholarships and honors housing scholarships both range from $2,000 to $3,000, and recipients become part of the University Honors College. […]