Stories tagged with: secrest

July 30, 2013 - 3:26pm
49 weeks 4 days ago

The new venue for the talent show, which features aspiring local artists trying to make it big in the country music industry, will be at Eaglesticks Golf Course in the upper level area on Maysville Pike. The new location will provide a smaller stage for performers for them to give a more personal performance.

"One of the reasons we opted to move the showdown after talking with several parties and talking with some of the performers, a more intimate setting was something that we...

July 26, 2013 - 4:03pm
50 weeks 2 days ago

Mayor Tilton held the annual luncheon for Zanesville city employees at Secrest Auditorium on Friday afternoon.

"This luncheon was started by Jack Fenton way back when and we've just continued it every year to tell our employees that we thank them for everything they do," said Mayor Tilton.

Over 300 employees were invited to the luncheon, but of course not all could attend because of the shifts they work. Hamburgers, coleslaw, brats and tom's ice cream were served and...

December 26, 2012 - 2:51pm
1 year 28 weeks ago

A major blood drive planned for Thursday will go on as planned for now.

The Muskingum Valley Red Cross said the only way the blood drive at Secrest will be canceled is if we reach a level three snow emergency.

The drive comes at a critical point in the year.

"This time of year we see an increase in the need. With every donation you have the ability to save three lives," said Support Specialist Susan Hoskinson.

The event is by appointment or walk-in. If you'...

February 15, 2012 - 4:03pm
2 years 21 weeks ago

Zanesville Mayor Jeff Tilton Wednesday announced that the city is getting a $75,000 grant from the Ohio Cultural Facilities Commission. Tilton says the funds will be used for some much needed work at Secrest Auditorium. Tilton says the money will be used for new stage curtains, carpet and lobby doors. Secrest manager Ann Combs says the improvements will create light and sound barriers for the facility.  The Commission approval of the funds, coupled with the signing of legal...

December 8, 2011 - 11:52am
2 years 31 weeks ago

Two of country's favorites are making their way to Secrest Auditorium for their "Grits and Glamour Tour."

Award winning performers, Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis, will be making a stop in Zanesville on Saturday, December 17th. Secrest Auditorium Manager John Kunkel says this is one act you do not want to miss.

"Iconic names of Tillis and Morgan together, first of all, is pretty cool to have them. I have watched the trailer on it and it's like you are sitting in...

September 8, 2011 - 10:54am
2 years 44 weeks ago

Two country stars are heading to the Y-City creating quite the buzz.

Secrest Auditorium has signed Justin Moore and Thompson Square. Both country singers will perform on Thursday, November 3rd. Ticketcrush Concerts Owner Kyle McPeck says he thinks fans will be very pleased.

"Both of these acts have sold out in venues much bigger than Secrest by themselves so to put them on the same bill in a venue the size of secrest, which is a good size, is just amazing," said Kyle...

December 7, 2009 - 8:36pm
4 years 31 weeks ago

Area men and women are donating their time and talent, all for a good cause.

It's all part of the holiday variety show called "The Gifts." This year the production is being put on by the City of Zanesville and Secrest Auditorium to benefit the Red Cross.

"It's always cool when somebody else comes up with a great idea," said Dan Hartman of the Muskingum Valley Red Cross. "In this case, the City of Zanesville and Secrest said, let's put a show on to...

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