The Press Newspaper
The Clay High School marketing class traveled to The University of Findlay to compete against other area schools, including Port Clinton, Napoleon, Whitmer, Fostoria, and others, and won a “clean sweep.”
Competition put the marketing students in authentic life situations that will prepare them for both upcoming DECA competitions and real-world business. Such competitions included business management decision-making, interviewing, public relations, and law.
DECA is a branch of the marketing class in which students compete with other schools in business and marketing competitions.
BP-Husky donated $30,000 to the Oregon City Schools District for use in the areas of science and math. The school board approved the donation at a meeting on Feb. 15.
Superintendent Dr. Mike Zalar said that it has not yet been determined how the money will be spent.
“We’d like to discuss that with the district leadership team and entertain recommendations for that,” said Zalar. “My recommendation is that the elementary and middle schools could use that money to upgrade some of their equipment.”
Soon after Brian Shotwell and wrestling coach Antony Sharples met, they wrestled.
“He’s really experienced and he’s a really good coach. We went ahead and wrestled just to see who is better. I trust that,” Shotwell said.
You have to remember they are adults — Shotwell is 31-years-old and Sharples is a 2001 Oak Harbor High School graduate. Shotwell is opening MPWA Combat Sports in a 7,600 square foot former storefront inside the Woodville Mall next month.
Oregon City Council on Monday will consider authorizing Finance Director Kathy Hufford to make supplemental appropriations and interfund and intrafund transfers on an as-needed basis for fiscal year 2011.
The village of Genoa’s Public Works Supervisor Kevin Gladden has been hired as the new village administrator.
Village council has unanimously selected Gladden, who has been serving in the position since the departure of former administrator Garth Reynolds in late 2010.
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