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Officers elected

 The Humane Society of Ottawa County recently met to elect officers for the board of directors. Officers include Martin Mortus, president; Amy Bixler, vice president; Phoebe Borman, secretary and Anne Koebel, treasurer. All are from Port Clinton.

 The board welcomed new members Lara Bischoff, of Marblehead; Jan Helsper, of Port Clinton; Martin Mortus, of Port Clinton; and Susan Sradeja, of Oak Harbor.  Returning board members include Laurie Heck, of Fremont; Chris Marcinko, from Port Clinton; and Tom Nemes, from Port Clinton.


Foundation board organizes for 2017


 Jan Preston, of Elmore, was approved as a new member on the Board of Directors of the Ottawa County Community Foundation, Inc. at the foundation’s annual organizational meeting on Jan. 19.
 Board members Marcia Jess, Joy Roth and Dave Slosser were re-elected to three-year terms. They join 10 other continuing board members representing all areas of the county.

 In addition, officers elected to head the foundation in 2017 include Joy Roth – president; Deb Harmeyer – 1st vice president; Dr. Derrill Hablitzel – vice president for public relations; Marcia Jess – secretary; and John Madison – treasurer.

Genoa Area Kiwanis announce costume winners
The Genoa Area Kiwanis Club has announced the winners in the Annual Halloween Costume Contest held Oct. 24 in downtown Genoa.
Winners included:
Preschool age 1 & 2:
Huggable – Auden Resandez; Audrey Thomas.

Prettiest: Kitana Perez, Quinn Marquis, Charlotte Pickerel.


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