Brenda Barton, Oak Harbor
Lee Dicesare, Oak Harbor
Michael Mallernee, Oak Harbor
Did you miss out on the festivities celebrating the bicentennial of the War of 1812’s Battle of Lake Erie at the beginning of the month? Perhaps you were able to participate and want to relive the spectacle?
The Battle of Lake Erie Bicentennial documentary, produced by Nick James Productions, will air next Thursday, Oct. 3, at 8 p.m. on WGTE PBS Toledo as part of the public television station’s “Toledo Stories” series.
The Lady Redskins tennis team lost to SBC Champions Clyde, 4-1, on Thursday afternoon. This brings their record to 13-5 overall (8-3 in SBC).
The Rockets lost in three games to Huron last night in volleyball, 19-25, 13-25, 17-25. The Rockets ended up with 61 digs: Emma Bergman with 17, Athena Eli with 15, and Cassie Brenneman with 10. The Rockets had 30 kills, Rebekah Rayburn with 10 and Jordyn Thorp with 9. Emma Bergman had 8 assists and Annie Quisno added 12. The Rockets take on Clyde at Clyde on Tuesday. The JV lost in 2.
The Redskin Boys Golf Team secured their third consecutive SBC Championship Tuesday night.
Standing (L-R) - Asst. Coach Phillip Bolte, Mitchell Mueller, Austin
Krupp, Joey Kurtz, Shane Meek, Anthony Paradiso, Ashton Barton, Head Coach Rick Dominick
Kneeling (L-R) - Austin Vargas, Dean Colston, Steven Kast, Collin Schmitt
The Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca Joint Solid Waste Management District will be sponsoring a television & small electronics recycling collection this weekend. This collection is for residents only. Equipment from businesses will not be accepted.
Shyia Havens demonstrates how to make a ham and cheese sandwich in Ms.Kerry Fial’s Fleet 6 Language Arts Class at Port Clinton Middle School. The students are studying transitions and presented “Teach Me” demonstrations explaining how to do a task. Presentations ranged from making brownies, sandwiches, and bead bracelets, to creating an origami frog.
See more pictures and the video webcast of the lesson at www.pccsd.net
On Sept. 28, the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office will come together with other law enforcement agencies to conduct a sobriety checkpoint. The hours of operation will be from 11 p.m. until 1 a.m., followed by an hour of saturation patrol of the area. If you plan on consuming alcoholic beverages that night, please make plans to have a designated driver or taxi.
Friday, Sept. 27-Sunday, Sept. 29, at the Kids Zone at the Port Clinton Harvest Festival, the Girl Scouts will be packing a pick-up for Ottawa County community food banks. All non-perishable food items and personal care items will be accepted.
For more information, contact Heidy at 419.341.1029.
At the Midwest Birding Symposium at Lakeside this weekend, birders met for seminars, to see the latest in equipment, to introduce young birders to one of the world’s fastest growing sports/hobbies, and, of course, to watch birds. The Big Birds of the birding world, as with most birders, were very accessible.