Water sources in our area continue to recede as drier weather comes back into the picture, but there was a major concern for flooding this past weekend.
Dillon Lake Resource Manager, Clifton Kilpatrick, says his office was monitoring water levels around the area. He indicated there was a lot of water flowing through Newark, McConnelsville, and Dresden. Kilpatrick says he was concerned through Saturday night, especially because more rain was expected.
New technology from the National Weather Service is helping to keep our area one step ahead of ominous weather.
Friday afternoon at the Muskingum County Emergency Management Agency, first responder department heads sat in on a conference call from the National Weather Service about the rain we will receive Friday night and Saturday. These same conference calls and presentations greatly helped first responders in being prepared for the snowstorms this past...