Although the economy has taken a toll in certain areas across the country, economic development in Muskingum County has actually been quite positive.
More specifically the city of Zanesville has seen a lot of economic growth over the past year.
Larry Merry of the Zanesville Port Authority says there have been many positive projects such as Dollar General’s continued expansion, and the recent announcement of the 222 jobs at the Lear Corporation.
The U-S Supreme Court has denied a convicted killer’s application to stay his execution, clearing the way for him to die.
Lewis Williams, a Cleveland native, is scheduled to die for a 1983 shooting death.
The high court’s decision came at 10:45 p.m. last night, with the justices voting five-to-four to let the execution proceed. The full sixth circuit court of appeals in Cincinnati had also voted to deny Williams a stay earlier in the night.
The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office reports an injury accident on County Road 7.
According to the report, 47-year-old Vickie L. Bachman of Coshocton was driving eastbound on CR 7 when she lost control while rounding a curve. She eventually struck a tree.
Mrs. Bachman was transported to the Ohio State Medical Center by Med flight. Coshocton County EMS, Conesville and Three River’s Fire Departments, Prince’s Wrecker Service and R.E.A.C.T assisted the Sheriff’s Office...