Easter Egg Saturday

On Saturday morning thousands of pastel plastic eggs were scattered over the lawns, parks and grounds of Ottawa County. By mid-afternoon, most had been harvested by treasurer-seeking children. In Port Clinton at 10 a.m. over 250 basket and bucket toting youngsters and their entourages fanned out across the courthouse lawn.…
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The Tin Goose flies again

Island Airlines and the 1929 Ford Tri-Motor “Tin Goose” are flying once again out of Keller Field /Erie Ottawa County Airport to provide air service to Lake Erie’s Western Islands as it did between 1933 and 1985. Members of the Tri-Motor Heritage Foundation recently climbed into the Flight Simulators at…
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St. John Lutheran in Rocky Ridge Celebrates 125 Years

Quasquicentennial – it's not a word that rolls easily off anyone's tongue, but it is an appropriate description of the upcoming celebration at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rocky Ridge. The church is located about four miles west of Oak Harbor. On Sunday, April 7, the church will celebrate…
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Sixth Street reconstruction in Port Clinton

Bids for the reconstruction of Sixth Street from Harrison Street to Fulton Street in Port Clinton will be opened Thursday, April 4th. The project includes reconstruction of the road base with the proper under drains provided, some additional catch basins for storm water collection, new pavement at a width of…
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Riverview BBQ chicken dinner

Riverview All Stars is hosting a BBQ chicken dinner on Thursday, April 18, at Riverview Healthcare Campus Multi-purpose room, 4-7 p.m. The dinner, catered by Grandma’s Backyard BBQ, will include ½ chicken, baked potato, corn, roll and cokie. Dine in or take out are available. Cost is $8 per person.…
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Local Cheer Teams win multiple national titles

The Ohio Elite All Stars, a local all star cheerleading organization housed at Kid’s World Gymnastics and Cheerleading in Millbury, have national bragging rights. The Ohio Elite All Star teams have won three national titles over a year’s time. In April 2012, the Senior CoEd Level Three cheer team won…
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