Menu

ICS hosts Toledo Symphony Percussion Trio

Immaculate Conception School was honored to host the Toledo Symphony Percussion Trio “Grandparent” concert on Wednesday, Oct. 30. The trio of musicians relayed their love of music to the children and families at ICS.  .   

The members of the Percussion Ensemble group treated the crowd to a variety of percussion instruments from around the world. Their international repertoire includes music ranging from American Ragtime to traditional African and Mexican Folk. The students and friends at Immaculate Conception gained a great knowledge of how different percussion instruments are made and different ways of playing the same instrument.  Several students were even able to participate in the concert by playing a percussion instrument in the final number. 

Read more...

Danbury presents “Our Miss Brooks”

Danbury students pictured, left to right with character name in parentheses: Shelby Edwards (Faith), Cassidy Rhodes (Sylvia), Gina Moravec (Rhonda Allen), Alexis Williams (Jane), Seth Bowser (Ted), Hope Eller (Miss Brooks).

Danbury High School will present the classic school comedy “Our Miss Brooks” on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15 and 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Braithwaite Auditorium at the school. “Our Miss Brooks” follows the adventures of a young English teacher as she tries to produce a school play, please a demanding board President and her obnoxious daughter, satisfy an unreasonable principal and finally, make some sense of her personal life. 

Read more...

“Giving Tuesday” with United Way of Ottawa County

You’ve heard of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday? Now Tuesday, Dec. 3, is “Giving Tuesday” in Ottawa County. Giving Tuesday, which follows the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, kicks off the holiday season with a global day dedicated to charitable giving, harnessing the power of social media and the generosity of people around the world to bring about real change in their communities. Giving Tuesday celebrates and encourages people to give their time, resources, talents and social media voice to a new kind of philanthropy that is about social purpose and collaboration for a better world.

Read more...

STEM team from PCHS competes in Robotics

Pictured from Left to Right at Falcon Best Robotics competition are PCHS students Dylan Ireland, Kenny Boyle, Caleb Ireland,Melvin McCord, Avery Dackerman, John Vallance, Not pictured: Gage Hammon.

Port Clinton High School STEM (Science Technology Engineering & Math) Instructor Mr. Bobby Good recently took a group of students to compete at the BGSU Falcon Best Robotics competition. The PCHS team was in the Top four teams with their Engineering Notebook. The team was coached by Mr. Bobby Good and Ben Stienmetz.

Read more...

Thank you, Jonathon Pope Tournament

The Port Clinton Wrestling Club on behalf of the Pope Family wish to thank the many volunteers who assisted with the Jonathan Pope Memorial Scholarship Biddy Wrestling Tournament this past weekend and to all the wrestlers who participated. All net proceeds from the tournament will be placed in the Jonathan Pope Scholarship Fund. We also wish to thank the many sponsors who helped defray the cost of the tournament allowing more of the money raised to go into the scholarship fun. They are Susan Pope-Bitter, Plaskolie Inc., The K Company, Bolte Real Estate and Bolte Insurance, The Catawba Moorings, The Jet Express, Jeff Jordan State Champ Camp, Kroger Co., Wal-Mart and The Beacon.

Thank You to everyone.

The Port Clinton Wrestling Club Inc.

Read more...

Shuffles return to Musical Art Series

Singers and actors John and Nancy Shuffle return to the Musical Arts Series at Firelands this Friday, Nov. 8, at 7:30 p.m., with a performance that features well-known favorites from opera to Broadway.  They will present a highly entertaining evening with a variety of popular songs to satisfy all musical tastes. 

Read more...

Rep. Redfern to hold Town Hall Meeting in Port Clinton

State Representative Chris Redfern (D–Catawba Island) will host a town hall discussion at Ida Rupp Public Library, 310 Madison Street, in Port Clinton on Monday, Nov. 11, at 9:45 a.m. 

Rep. Redfern holds town hall meetings throughout Erie and Ottawa Counties to listen to constituents’ ideas, concerns and feedback. He will also provide a brief overview of actions in the legislature for area residents to learn about and discuss state legislative issues. 

The event is free and open to the public. All are welcome to attend.

Read more...

Kiwanis Boys Basketball Program starts Nov. 16

The Port Clinton Kiwanis Club is once again sponsoring the 4th, 5th and 6th Grade Boys Basketball Teams to provide the opportunity for the boys to gain experience, learn the game and have fun playing basketball. The program starts Saturday, Nov. 16, at noon in the PCHS Gymnasium with a basketball clinic day. Participants will be assigned to teams and learn about the practice schedule that first day. Games are played at Port Clinton High School on Saturdays through January.

Read more...

Community calendar Nov. 7-13

Thursday Nov. 7

Community Diabetes Event “Celebrating the Seasons”
WHAT: Laura Tyson talks about physical fitness and diabetes
WHEN: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Magruder Hospital Conference Center
COST: $8.50
INFO: 419-734-3131

Computer Classes: iPad basics
WHEN: 1:30-3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Ida Rupp Library, 310 Madison St.
INFO: Register by calling 419-732-3212

Read more...
Subscribe to this RSS feed