Latest Ottawa County, Ohio Stories

2010-06-21 14:56:00

AKRON, Ohio, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced today plans to accelerate the replacement of the reactor head at the company's Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station in Oak Harbor, Ohio.

2010-06-04 11:05:00

OAK HARBOR, Ohio, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station officials told the Nuclear Regulatory Commission during a public meeting last night in Port Clinton, Ohio, that modifications to the reactor head control rod drive mechanism nozzles are complete and the plant will be ready to return to safe and reliable operations in July.

2010-03-15 05:49:00

OAK HARBOR, Ohio, March 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A planned refueling outage underway at the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station in Oak Harbor, Ohio, will include repair work on several control rod nozzles that penetrate the reactor head vessel.

2009-06-23 09:00:00

Miller Boat Line Introduces New Coupon Page for 2009 Summer Travel Season PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The economy has some people rethinking their summer travel plans and opting to vacation closer to home this year.

2009-06-11 10:07:00

AKRON, Ohio, June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Employees of the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station in Oak Harbor, Ohio, recently established a new FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC) safety record by working more than 10.2 million hours, or nearly six years, without an injury that resulted in a missed day of work.

2009-05-28 14:19:00

PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The down economy can put a damper on most summer vacation plans, but the good news is a budget-friendly vacation that everyone can enjoy is possible.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.