PC Pride Clean-up

Thank you to all who participated in the September 21 PC Pride Clean-up of historic downtown Port Clinton!  56 people of all ages, walks of life who have a passion for Port Clinton rolled up their sleeves and picked up liter, cigarette butts, pulled weeds, shoveled and swept the streets making the town sparkle.  Big thank you to Bolte Insurance, RL Morgan Realty Group and Vision Painting for the refreshments and treats.   Please join us October 19 at 1 p.m. at the fountain for our next PC Pride Clean Up!  If you have questions feel free to call Carol 419-341-0979.

Carol Morgan


Rockets score 24 unanswered points to defeat PC

Port Clinton sophomore Emerson Lowe goes airborne over the Oak Harbor defense.
Photos by Bill Migala.

Trailing by seven points at halftime, Oak Harbor could fold and drop to 0-4 on the season, or it could fight back and take control of its contest with rival Port Clinton.

The Rockets chose the latter, rallying to score 24 consecutive points in its 31-14 defeat of the Redskins in Sandusky Bay Conference action.


Lakers fall short in comeback attempt versus Edon

Down 27 points midway through the third quarter, the easy thing for the Danbury Lakers to do would’ve been to quit.

Instead, Danbury rallied, cutting the deficit to 13 and 11 points, respectively, before falling short, losing, 54-43, to Edon in Toledo Area Athletic Conference on Friday.

Trailing 48-21, the Lakers drove 60 yards in 10 plays, scoring on Taylon Molnar’s five-yard run up the middle, cutting the deficit to 20 points. 


Music and art to fill the streets of downtown Port Clinton

Coconuts & Capos playing at the Bait House in June.

Sail into the sunset at the Ark Walk this Thursday, September 25, in downtown Port Clinton with 35 artists, Lake Erie Adventure Play (LEAP) and one of the strongest non-weekend music offerings this fall. The free family-friendly downtown art celebration features artists, live music and galleries, restaurants and other businesses taking part on the fourth Thursday of each month, from 5-8 p.m. This month’s theme is “Sailing into the Sunset.”

Jewelry, children's art, photography and painting are among the featured art. Barbershop quartet Recycle will sing as they stroll around outside at the Art Walk. Indoor music (7-10 p.m.) includes Corduroy Road at McCarthy’s; Coconuts & Capos at Slater’s Madison Street Pub; and the songwriters showcase the Listening Room Local at the Loft at Cielo Grande, with Steve Hall and Ayden Ash of the Naked Bacon Band, Toledo duo Cindy Slee and Aaron Koester (who plays bass with the Toledo Symphony), and host Ron Nisch. 


Community calendar September 25-October 1

Thursday September 25

Port Clinton 4th Thursday ARTWalk
What: Self guided tour of art in the downtown
When: 5-8 p.m.
Where: Various locations, downtown Port Clinton
Info: 419-341-0804 or

The Listening Room Local at The Loft
What: Tapas, drinks and singer-songwriter entertainment
When: 7 p.m.
Where: The Loft at Cielo Grande, 117 Madison St., Port Clinton
Cost: Two drink minimum or one tapas purchase
Info: 419-967-9084


Ohio Day at the Range and Outdoor Adventure Fair

This year the Ohio Day at the Range and Outdoor Adventure Committee are starting the Ohio Day at the Range and Outdoor Adventure Fair Saturday, September 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the CMP- Camp Perry.

The event offers people with disabilities a chance to explore area recreation opportunities. It is modeled after a very successful outdoor program in Missouri ( and will provide accessible fishing, shooting, archery and craft opportunities for all participants. Admission is free to all people with disabilities, their families, friends and caregivers. The event also includes a lunch of hotdogs, chips and bottled water.


PCMS modern geology lesson

Students in Mr. Ryan Evarts Fleet 6 Social Studies classroom used iPads and Google earth for a modern and hands on lesson in Geology.  Students could enter information and then see a 360 street view of the location.  When visiting the White House they were able to take a virtual tour by putting the icon directly in the building.  

Brandon King and Thomas Sees are pictured here working on questions in the lesson, in the background (left to right) are Austin Dress, Austin Bradshaw and Cael Derivan. 


Wreaths Across America, Ottawa County

Last year's ceremony in Catawba.

The Ottawa County Veterans Service Office is excited to present Wreaths Across America on all Ottawa County veteran graves in 2014.

The day will include a ceremony being held in Genoa, Elmore, Oak Harbor, Port Clinton, and Marblehead.  Once the ceremony concludes at each respective location, the wreaths will be placed on the veteran graves.   Those interested in placing a wreath at loved ones final resting places, please contact the Ottawa County Veterans Service Office.  

The Ottawa County Veterans Service Office is currently seeking monetary donations as well as volunteers to assist in placing the wreaths.  

Should you have any questions, please contact the Ottawa County Veterans Service Office at (419)898-2089 or visit us at 8444 W State Route 163, Oak Harbor OH 43449.

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