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Local students honored for their heroic …

29-01-2015 Hits:97 Around Ottawa County  - avatar Jasmine Cupp

Local students honored for their heroic efforts

Front row: Kathy Wright. Back row (L to R): Brendan Zeitzheim, Matthew Paeth, Darius Daniels, Adrian Hall, Skyler Cook. Kathy Wright, a Port Clinton resident who was lifted out of bed...

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Unemployment numbers drop, skilled trade…

29-01-2015 Hits:107 Around Ottawa County  - avatar Jasmine Cupp

Unemployment numbers drop, skilled trades gap increases

As another year begins, unemployment and job creation numbers for 2014 are coming out and things seem to be on the upswing. According to OhioMeansJobs.com, there are over 14,000 jobs...

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Jamie Beier Grant wins 40 Under 40 Award…

28-01-2015 Hits:162 Business  - avatar Jasmine Cupp

Jamie Beier Grant wins 40 Under 40 Award in economic development

Andy Levine, President at DCI; Jamie Beier Grant, Director at OCIC; Barry Matherly, President-Elect at IEDC. Jamie Beier Grant, Director with the Ottawa County Improvement Corporation (OCIC) has been selected as...

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Robert W. Foster Feb. 23, 1930-Aug. 20, 2013

Robert W. Foster, age 83, of Bartlett, TN, died on Aug. 20, 2013. Robert was born in Portsmouth, OH, on Feb., 23, 1930, to Lesta and Ralph Forester. A memorial service was held Saturday, Aug. 24, at 1 p.m. at Bartlett United Methodist Church.
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Norman Allen Simon Sr. June 23, 1944-Aug. 30, 2013

Norman Allen Simon Sr., age 69, died on Friday, Aug. 30, at Tuomey Medical Center, Sumter, SC. Norman was born in Port Clinton, on June 23, 1944, the son of the late Ford Simon and Ruth Steller Simon. Graveside services were held at Riverview Cemetery, Port Clinton. Neidecker, LeVeck &…
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Bruce Lynn Leggett II Sept. 1, 1980-Sept. 1, 2013

Bruce Lynn Leggett II, 33, of Kettering, passed away Sunday, Sept. 1, at Life Care Hospitals of Dayton. Bruce was born on Sept. 1, 1980 in Dayton. Memorial service is 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Tobias Funeral Home Far Hills Chapel, Dayton, with a gathering of family and…
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James “Jim” Oberst Feb. 3, 1954-Sept. 5, 2013

James Oberst, 59, of Port Clinton, and formerly of Fremont, passed away after a long battle with cancer on Thursday, Sept. 5. He was born on Feb. 3, 1954, in Port Clinton. Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home…
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Vernon Jarrell Green Jan. 27, 1930-Sept. 5, 2013

Vernon Jarrell Green passed on to the presence of his Lord Jesus on Thursday, Sept. 5. He was born Jan. 27, 1930, to Horace D. and Elizabeth (Jarrell) Green and grew up on a farm in Obion County, TN. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m., Sunday, Sept.…
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Ruth E. Duck May 29, 1918-Aug. 29, 2013

Ruth E. Duck, 95, of Toledo and formerly of LaCarne, Oak Harbor, and Port Clinton, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Aug. 29, at Lake Park Nursing Home, Toledo. She was born on May 29, 1918, in LaCarne to Lawrence and Eva (Short) Kroeger. Graveside services will be conducted 1:30 p.m., Friday,…
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Dorothy M. Ludwig

Dorothy M. Ludwig passed away the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 4, peacefully in her sleep after a long and happy life at the age of 87. Dorothy was born and raised in Steubenville, where she lived with her older sister Kay and younger brother David. Funeral arrangements are being handled…
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