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Amber Elliott was 11 or 12 when the daughter of the owner of a local bowling alley told her she was competing on a college bowling team.

“When she told me I was like, ‘that’s cool. I want to do that,’ ” said Elliott, a senior at Northwood.

Oak Harbor Middle School received two distinctive awards from the State of Ohio for its commitment to student achievement. The school serves Benton-Carroll-Salem students in grades four through seven. 

First, the middle school was named by the State Superintendent as a “2018 High Progress School of Honor” based on its 2017-2018 Ohio School Report Card performance. Oak Harbor Middle School was one of only 67 schools in the state, and the only school in Ottawa County to receive the distinction.

The Board of Trustees of the Stranahan Supporting Organization of the Toledo Community Foundation (TCF) has approved a grant to Black Swamp Bird Observatory (BSBO) in the amount of $35,000. The funds will be used to support BSBO’s education programs for local school children. 


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