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The Maiden Voyage of Onward

03-03-2015 Hits:93 Around Ottawa County  - avatar Jasmine Cupp

The Maiden Voyage of Onward

A model of Onward made by Jim Robenalt of Tiffin. A story about Matthews Boat Company and a journey around The Great Loop On Sunday, March 1, Bob Reynolds, in association with...

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Burn, Snowman, Burn!!

28-02-2015 Hits:1141 Around Ottawa County  - avatar Jasmine Cupp

Burn, Snowman, Burn!!

One of the Norman the Snowman creators, Lenny Kromer, raises his arms in the air and flames rise into the sky. On Saturday, February 28, the inaugural Burning Snowman Festival took...

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Matthews Boat Company presentation by Bo…

28-02-2015 Hits:442 Around Ottawa County  - avatar Jasmine Cupp

Matthews Boat Company presentation by Bob Reynolds

In 1890, Scott J. Matthews founded the Matthews Boat Company in Bascom, Ohio.  Fifteen years later, in 1900, Matthews designed and built a 70-foot yacht.  This vessel was capable of...

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Martin A. Gahn Aug. 19, 1923-June 2, 2013

Martin A. Gahn, 89, of Port Clinton, passed away, Sunday, June 2, at Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky, surrounded by his loving family. He was born August 19, 1923, in Elmore, the son of Bert and Dorothy (Flint) Gahn. Visitation will be 9-to 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 3, at Gerner-Wolf-Walker…
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Marriage licenses

Jacob Ickes, 26, graduate student, and Karyn Phillips, 34, teacher, both of Genoa. James Forsythe, 29, cook, and Megan Case, 23, waitress, both of Oak Harbor. Justin VanNess, 29, machinist supervisor, and Katelynn Vokoun, 31, teacher aide, both of Elmore.
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Jacob Mackey May 5, 1940-July 22, 2013

Jacob H. “Jake” Mackey, 73, of Catawba Island, died suddenly Monday, July 22, at Magruder Hospital in Port Clinton. He was born on May 5, 1940. Visitation was held on Thursday, July 25, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m at the Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, 1124 Fulton Street, Port…
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Kenneth Blubaugh June 19, 1947-July 23, 2013

Kenneth (Ken) L. Blubaugh, 66, formerly of Lima, and more recently of Marblehead, died at on July 23 at The Toledo Hospital. He was born June 19, 1947, in Lima. Visitation will be held on Friday, July 26, from 3-8 p.m. at the Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, 7755…
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Pauline M. Jenkins July 19, 1922-July 22, 2013

Pauline M. Jenkins, 91, of Port Clinton, passed away, Monday, July 22, at Riverview Healthcare Campus, Oak Harbor. She was born in Sayer, OH, on July 19, 1922, the daughter of Loren and Goldie (McCutchon) Kenison Private graveside services will be in Union Cemetery, Oak Harbor. Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home &…
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Bertha Mae Sanns Nov. 23, 1935-July 22, 2013

Bertha M. Sanns, 77, of Marblehead, passed away, Monday, July 22, at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. She was born on November 23, 1935, in Minford, OH, the daughter of Monroe and Flossie (Dutton) Fannin. Visitation will be 3-6 p.m., Thursday, July 25, in the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory,…
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Allen Joseph Povlich Nov. 6, 1951-July 19, 2013

Allen Joseph Povlick, 61, of Lakeside-Marblehead, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, July 19. He was born on November 6, 1951, in Port Clinton. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 24, from 5-8 p.m. at the Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, Peninsula Chapel, 7755 E. Harbor Road, Lakeside-Marblehead. Additional…
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