Stories tagged with: WHIZ Media Group

November 10, 2012 - 4:03pm
1 year 41 weeks ago

The Zanesville Jaycees and WHIZ Media Group came together Saturday for the Jaycee's annual C-Day.

WHIZ's AC Carter put the word out over our Z92 radio station, while Jaycees answered phone calls and picked up items to donate to the Salvation Army this holiday season.

"Our economy is very poor right now, there are several people who need the help, they're out of jobs, and so it's important for us to try to give back to the community." said Jaycee Ben Whitacre. "Help...

June 20, 2012 - 12:57pm
2 years 9 weeks ago

A Nashport man is being recognized for overcoming obstacles both on and off the field.

18-year-old Konnor Fanning was presented Wednesday with a five hundred dollar "Courage in Athletics" scholarship from the Fieldhouse and the WHIZ Media Group.

Fanning has had multiple knee surgeries, and is currently going through physical therapy to regain the full use of his knee.

Fanning said he was surprised to find out his name had been submitted for the scholarship.

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April 19, 2012 - 1:16pm
2 years 18 weeks ago

We're one week away from the 26th Annual Carr Center Cake Auction, and event organizers are looking for more cakes.

The auction takes place next Thursday and Friday at the Colony Square Mall.

Thursday, event organizers met at the Carr Center to finalize their plans.

Cake Auction Chairman Scott Boyer said cake donations are down this year, but he's hopeful that donations will pick up before the deadline next Wednesday.

"We're a little bit behind, but you know, we...

July 12, 2011 - 7:24pm
3 years 6 weeks ago

Lace Up For Kids kicked off Monday.

Wendy's Restaurants, the WHIZ Media Group and Eastside Community Ministries are teaming up to collect new tennis shoes for needy children to go back to school. The program was founded by Wendy's restaurant nearly 23 years ago.

Owner of Wendys Tim Thompson SAID, "They talked to the schools and children are going back to school with tattered shoes and the schools reached out and Wendy's responded and started this program. "...

April 12, 2011 - 6:37pm
3 years 19 weeks ago

Do you know someone in the community who has overcome adversity and deserves to be recognized?

WHIZ Media Group and the Fieldhouse are looking for nominees for the Courage in Athletics Award. It was created in 2002 and is dedicated to Seth Dille who never let his Cerebral Palsy keep him from playing soccer and running track.

"We have so many athletes especially in the WHIZ viewing area that have not let the word no or their physical disabilities stop them," said Alainna...

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