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October 5, 2001 - 1:15pm
4 years 45 weeks ago
Within hours of the terrorist attacks, many organizations and businesses were putting together funds to help out with the relief efforts. Right here in Zanesville the Genesis Healthcare Foundation was doing the same thing. A 9/11 Fund was created for the employees to contribute donations. Any money made through that the foundation matched. After counting up the contributions they had $23,500 from the employees alone. The Foundation then matched the amount making the total come to whopping $47,...
October 4, 2001 - 4:05pm
4 years 45 weeks ago
Perry County Sheriff's deputies and dispatchers who lost their jobs or who were reassigned earlier this year will be heading back to work. In his decision to the Perry County Commissioners, independent arbitrator Louis Imundo Jr. said that 16 deputies and dispatchers should be reinstaed to their original positions. The department laid-off the employees back in April because of insufficient funding. However, both the Sheriff's offie and County Commissioners have claimed that neither of the...
October 3, 2001 - 3:39pm
4 years 45 weeks ago
The pulse of our nation will be beating at Secrest Auditorium and the community is encouraged to come out and Stand Behind America. The benefit concert is two local teenagers attempt to help support the relief efforts in New York and Washington. The all ages show will rock out with some talented bands. The concert starts at noon on October 13th. There will be raffles throughout the event. The big prize is a guitar that was donated by C.A. House Music and is signed by all the bands. The...
October 3, 2001 - 3:38pm
4 years 45 weeks ago
The mystery and excitement of Halloween will be dressed-up for a grown-up party to benefit charity. The Inn at Eaglesticks plays host to the Jaycees event “Mask-A-Raid Mania” on October 20th. The costume party features dinner, and entertainment from a Cincinnati based band “The Websters.” The cost is 50 dollars per person and benefits the local charities that the Jaycees supports. Tickets can be purchased at Eaglesticks, WHIZ or by calling 452-5431 and asking for Leanne Bader.
October 3, 2001 - 2:42pm
4 years 45 weeks ago
On Friday September 5 you might see a piece of history flying high. The Grumman Tracker a 1958 war plane will be visiting Zanesville at 3pm at Municipal Airport in Zanesville. The airplane used to track enemy submarines and destroy them. Admission is free but donations will be accepted.
October 3, 2001 - 10:56am
4 years 45 weeks ago
Due to the Greyhound Bus attack/accident that occurred in Tennessee early this morning, all Greyhound Bus Stations nationwide have been ordered to hut down services as a safety precaution until further notice. The local Greyhound Bus Station services only pick-ups and pass throughs, however it has also been shut down temporarily. Officials are still waiting to hear and get some official information. According to Greyhound officials, one bus is currently on the road only to drop off passengers...
October 2, 2001 - 5:43pm
4 years 45 weeks ago
The investigation continues tonight into the shooting death of an area man. It happened over the weekend to 63-year-old James Breneman, who lived on the Muskingum-Licking County Line. His former girlfriend 35-year-old Dawn Martin is being held in connection with the incident. Today the daughter of the victim is speaking out. Teri-Breneman-Sutfin, in the Columbus Dispatch, says she refused to visit her father’s trailer because of his former girlfriend. Sutfin says Martin made her nervous…...
October 2, 2001 - 5:43pm
4 years 45 weeks ago
The rotary club of Zanesville got together today to promote their fundraiser that will help the Muskingum County United Way. The money raised will go to their 21-service minded agencies they help support. They are trying to bring awareness to the community about the terrorist attacks and they needs that are here locally. Rotary is selling a decal to put on the windows of cars in memory of the disasters in New York and Washington that will benefit the local United Way. The decals are...
October 2, 2001 - 2:05pm
4 years 45 weeks ago
Muskingum County Behavioral Health is kicking off their red ribbon campaign to raise awareness of alcohol and other drug problems. Schools around the area are participating in the program. Red ribbon week is a national campaign celebrated the last week of every October. A red ribbon carnival will be held October 6th at 920 Jackson Street in the Community Center.
October 2, 2001 - 11:28am
4 years 45 weeks ago
Each day you hear new stories, fundraising events, and donation drives to help the victims of the terrorist attacks that occurred last month. Now Grover Cleveland Middle School can be added to the list of contributors who have supported the relief fund. The seventh and eighth grade students raised $525 in proceeds to go towards the Red Cross. They held a loose change drive during lunch hours to complete the project. Teachers also contributed to the cause. It was organized by the National Junior...
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