Stories tagged with: south zanesville

June 14, 2014 - 11:54pm
9 weeks 4 days ago

At approximately 10 o'clock on Saturday night officials from the South Zanesville Police Department said they pulled over a man in a red Jeep Cherokee at a traffic stop near the Speedway on the Maysville Pike for a moving violation .

On later observation officials were made aware of charges he was facing in Perry County for brandishing of a weapon. According to South Zanesville Police Chief, Eric Finley his department  detained the subject in order to...

March 18, 2014 - 6:21pm
22 weeks 2 days ago

Four area fire departments responded to the scene of  a house fire in Newtown Township this afternoon..

The fire was called in by a neighbor who witnessed smoke pouring out of windows of the home next door at 2775 Thompson Run Road.
South Zanesville, Roseville, Falls Township, and Newton Township fire departments responded to the call and contained the fire to a few rooms within the house. No one was home at the time of the fire.

"The house has...

November 24, 2013 - 7:02pm
38 weeks 4 days ago

For more than 25 years the South Zanesville Business Association Parade has provided the local community with a spectacular holiday display.

This year the parade's theme was "It's a Hollywood Christmas" and took several months to execute.

"We start the planning process of this in April and  we are looking at about 7 months of work from picking a theme, to getting the street shut down, to getting law enforcement involved, to getting marketing out there, "...

October 31, 2013 - 5:45pm
42 weeks 15 hours ago

What started out as breakfast, ended in a fatal shooting.

At 9:45 a.m. Thursday morning, Muskingum County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a call about gunfire at the Burger King on Maysville Pike. When deputies arrived, they found 61-year-old Charles M. Hooper lying on the floor. The Zanesville man and Burger King regular was pronounced dead at the scene. Sheriff Matt Lutz says Hooper was killed in front of customers and Burger King employees.

"I believe we had three at one...

July 4, 2012 - 10:57am
2 years 6 weeks ago

The Village of South Zanesville announced Wednesday that they have lifted the water emergency that was in place.

Fiscal Officer Chris Kerby said in a press release that the water plant has been repaired from damages that occurred during Friday's storms.


July 3, 2012 - 11:39am
2 years 7 weeks ago

The Village of South Zanesville Tuesday announced its water plant is operational.  The storms on Friday caused problems for the facilitiy and residents were asked to conserve water.  Tuesday officials announced that everything is now back to normal for the village...but South Zanesville Fiscal Officer Chris Kerby says the Village remains under a water emergency and resident should stop all unnecessary use of water including washing cars and watering lawns.  Boiling water...

July 2, 2012 - 5:59pm
2 years 7 weeks ago

Residents in South Zanesville are continuing clean up efforts and local businesses and churches are lending assistance to those who need it.

Pastor Joy French has turned the basement of the South Zanesville United Methodist Church into a 24-hour cooling center for those without electricity.

"We have several church members that are either older folks or they have breathing issues, asthma conditions, and they don't have any power," said French.

17-year-old Robert...

July 1, 2012 - 12:41pm
2 years 7 weeks ago

The Village of South Zanesville is under a water emergency.

South Zanesville Fiscal Officer Chris Kerby said to stop all unnecessary use of water including washing of cars and water lawns.

Kerby said boiling water is not required.

The reason for this emergency Kirby said is due to the water plant being damaged during Friday’s storms.

If you have any questions, you can contact the Village of South Zanesville at 454-2112.

June 29, 2012 - 10:55pm
2 years 7 weeks ago

The big storms that ripped through our area are causing problems in South Zanesville.  Village Officials are asking residents there to conserve water until further notice.

February 17, 2011 - 7:58pm
3 years 26 weeks ago

The boil alert for South Zanesville is lifted.

It began Monday after excess iron build up forced officials to shut down the Village's water plant.

Water Superintendent  Danny Wiseman notes, residents are no longer advised to boil all cooking and drinking water. He thanks residents for their cooperation.

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