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Candidate Debate Night Oct. 1

04-09-2015 Hits:129

Candidate Debate Night Oct. 1

The Beacon in conjunction with the Port Clinton Chamber, Main Street Port Clinton, WPCR, Business and Professional Women (BPW) and Andy’s Party Mart are having a Candidate Debate Night Thursday...

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Redskins Overpower Wildcats

03-09-2015 Hits:151

Redskins Overpower Wildcats

Nathan Stubblefield breaks free from a would-be Woodmore tackler in last Friday's 63-0 PC opening victory.Photos by Bill MigalaWhile the Port Clinton fans have been looking forward to the 2015...

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Team Mary gives back

02-09-2015 Hits:213

Team Mary gives back

At Gem Beach Marina on August 18, Team Mary donated a checks to the Flagship Collaborative Play Place and ARC of Ottawa County. Team Mary, who raises awareness for children...

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Student athletes honored with Jill L. Mincheff Rocket Pride Sportsmanship and Integrity Award

Left to Right: Jim and Jo Dornbusch (parents of Jill Mincheff), Tyler Sievert, Emma Bergman, Katie Mincheff (daughter of Jill Mincheff), Carlos Mincheff (husband of Jill Mincheff), Brandon Schimming, and Jeff Dornbusch, Board President and brother of Jill Mincheff.

The Benton-Carroll-Salem Board of Education met for its regular business meeting on June 24.  The meeting opened with a special recognition of the 2014-2015 Jill L. Mincheff Rocket Pride Sportsmanship and Integrity Award winners.  The three winners were: Fall, 2014-Tyler Sievert; winter, 2015-Emma Bergman; and Spring 2015-Brandon Schimming.  The three winners of this very special award, Tyler Sievert, Emma Bergman, and Brandon Schimming, made very moving and insightful remarks about what the award meant to them.  In attendance were families of these students along with the family of Jill L. Mincheff.

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Spot it! At Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge: Eastern Prairie Fringed Orchid

Photo by Heidi Hughes.

There are more than 200 orchid species in North America.  One of them, the eastern prairie fringed orchid, is found in only 8 states, including Ohio.   Back in 2008, US Fish and Wildlife Service biologists found nearly 200 eastern prairie fringed orchid plants, the largest flowering population in the state, at the Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge in Oak Harbor.

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Nehls family entertainment at Riverview Healthcare Campus

L to R: Dr. Nehls, Rebecca, Logan, Brooke and Kendra.

No matter what Dad’s favorite type of music was, he enjoyed the Father’s Day Celebration held on Sunday June 2, at Ottawa County Riverview Healthcare Campus. The music variety was compliments of the Nehls family of Catawba. Dr. Robert Nehls entertained with his smooth vocals on country music, even taking a request for King of the Road.

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