United Way Port Clinton program receives national award

In November United Way of Greater Toledo submitted an application to the Duke CASE Change Academy to expand their Cradle to Career work to create a community wide mentorship program here in Ottawa County. This was a national competition to receive consultative services from Chip and Dan Heath, best-selling authors…
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Larry Fletcher elected as officer of State Tourism Organization

Members of the Ohio Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus (OACVB) elected Ottawa County Visitors Bureau Director Larry Fletcher to serve as Vice President for 2014. OACVB is an organization representing more than 60 CVBs throughout the state with educational, networking, public relations, and legislative efforts. At the meeting Mr.…
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Marblehead Village Square, December 2013

By Marblehead Village Council Member Angie Kukay and Marblehead Police Chief Greg Fultz Marblehead Police Department Association and Peninsula Youth Athletic League are jointly announcing their 1st Annual Reverse Raffle to be held in the spring of 2014. The Marblehead Police Association is a not-for profit association that operates off…
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Jessie Schenk Turkey Chase has record turnout

The fourth annual Jessie Schenk Turkey Chase took place Saturday, Nov. 30, at the Catawba Island Club. Mike Schenk, father of Jessie, said that there were about 250 runners/walkers at the event which makes it the most they’ve ever had. In 2009, the Schenk’s lost their daughter and they set…
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Community thankful for meal at Trinity United Methodist Church

For over 20 years Trinity United Methodist Church has provided a free Thanksgiving meal to the community. The tradition was started by the Lions Club and the Methodist women. The tradition continues with contributions of time and donations from all over the community. Coordinator Ginna Fall said last year they…
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