A Zanesville police officer is injured in an early morning accident.
It happened around 1 a.m. on the corner of Maple Avenue and Taylor Street in front of the Rite Aid Drugstore in Zanesville.
According to the Zanesville Police Department the officer was injured while assisting another officer in the pursuit of a vehicle that refused to stop. The injured officer is identified as Kelvin Grimmett.
Police Chief Eric Lambes says the accident occurred when the man...
Zanesville residents who live in the Country Club Drive area may be experiencing discolored water this morning.
There are confirmed reports by the City Water Department that there is in fact a water main break on Country Club Drive. It was first reported at around 6:15 this morning. However no details are available on a cause.
City Water Superintendant, Bob Pletcher, says crews are currently out working to fix the break and there's no word yet on any advisories or boil...
Clean tap water is flowing for a group of mostly black residents in the Zanesville area.
The group won a civil rights ruling eight months ago that said failure to provide the people with water service is discrimination. The $730,000 project is being paid for with county, state and federal funds.
Previously, they had to use water from cisterns or wells. 30 of 34 white families in the area already had water, but 23 of 27 nonwhite families didn’t.
He was convicted once in the death of his daughter…he appealed the decision…a new trial resulted in a hung jury.
Now Eric Patterson is facing a third trial. Patterson’s attorney Dennis Belli argued that a third trial would not fall within the time frame set by an appeals court, therefore Patterson should be granted an unconditional release.
On Friday, January 13th, U.S. District Court Judge Edmund Sargus denied that motion. HE also ruled that new evidence may be...
For about a half hour Wednesday evening, traffic on Interstate 70 eastbound was at a dead stop.
According to Trooper Jeff Jirles with the Zanesville Highway Patrol, at 6:45 32-year-old Michael Ponsler of Zanesville and four passengers were traveling east on I-70 when an unknown commercial truck and trailer merged into their lane.
The Honda Accord bounced off the concrete divider, struck a second commercial truck and trailer, hit the divider once again, and finally came...
A local school is being honored as one of the best community colleges in the country. Muskingum Area Technical College was voted as one of the top four schools in terms of student satisfaction.
In November, Muskingum Tech was selected as one of four recipients of the 2003-2004 MetLife Foundation Best Practice College Awards. The MetLife Initiative on Student Success presented the Award. This national award shows that Muskingum Tech is working for their community.
Today is Ohio University in Athens 200th birthday party and the celebrations are underway.
The OU Athens campus was founded in Boston 1804. The Zanesville campus was founded in 1946 but also participated in birthday celebrations.
Upcoming events include the art exhibit being displayed in the library, a poetry reading and a free concert open to the public. The art exhibit contains 20 paintings and drawing that are being borrowed from the main campus’s Kennedy Museum.