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July 24, 2016 - 7:39pm
6 hours 47 min ago

NEWARK, Ohio – Licking County Crime Stoppers is looking for tips that lead to the arrest of five people wanted for probation violations.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information that leads to the arrests these individuals. The five the Licking County Court Services Department is looking for are Jordan Cline, Robin Compton, Brady Dunlap, Justin MacNealy, and Christopher Reynolds.

If anyone has tips about their whereabouts you are urged to...

July 24, 2016 - 6:03pm
2 hours 48 min ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio -  Nearly 75 golfers took to the course for a good cause Sunday morning.

Each year the Quarterback Club holds a fundraiser at Green Valley Golf Course to raise money for the Zanesville High School Football Team. Head Coach, Chad Grandstaff said this is a way for their supporters, fans, and fathers to get together for a good time and fellowship.

"As you know football is an expensive sport and the Quarterback Club tries to offset the...

July 24, 2016 - 5:50pm
2 hours 38 min ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - Dozens of local residents looking for fresh local produce flooded the Zanesville Farmer's Market this weekend.

Jenny Havens of Hopewell, and Owner of Havens Hill Farm said this is their first year working at the farmer's market. She said the family owned and operated business has been doing everything on a small scale for themselves and this year they've decided to take things to the next level by offering their services to the community.

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July 24, 2016 - 5:39pm
2 hours 42 min ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - A youth skateboarding competition was at a local park for the first time in nearly a decade.

A skate party and competition was held at the South Zanesville Village Park Sunday. Event Coordinator, Robert Riggins said he is happy to see the community uniting because, it took an army to bring it together.

"It's means a lot to us to actually have the city looking at us in a positive light rather a group of mislead youth teenagers that have a...

July 24, 2016 - 5:31pm
7 hours 54 min ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - K9 Drako of the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office, is currently in stable condition after showing signs of a possible heat stroke.

K9 Drako was in a boarding kennel while his off duty handler, Deputy Paisley was on the way home from vacation with his family when they got the call. Sheriff Matt Lutz said Drako was taken to Ohio State University Veterinary hospital. Deputy Paisley said Drako is currently listed in ICU in critical but,...

July 24, 2016 - 5:17pm
9 hours 10 min ago

COSHOCTON, Ohio- A Coshocton County man is dead following a fatal car crash on state route 79.

Coshocton County Sheriff's Office said they received the call at approximately 6 p.m Saturday evening in reference to a one vehicle accident at 23570 State Route 79. Upon arrival of emergency personnel it was discovered that 27 year old Ronald Holbrook was headed northbound on state route 79 and struck a bridge that was under contruction. Holbrook of Coshocton, was pronounced...

July 23, 2016 - 3:25pm
8 hours 22 min ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - The 3rd Annual Nightmare Challenge 5k Mud Run was designed to get you muddy with your friends.

The mud run took place early Saturday at 7200 Frazeyburg Rd. from 8 a.m until 4 p.m and featured nearly 25 different challenging obstacles along 28 acres of land. Lee Emerson, the owner of the Nightmare Challenge 5K Mud Run said he's glad to see the community come out and take on the challenge.

"This is a great feeling. I love to see people come...

July 23, 2016 - 3:17pm
8 hours 14 min ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - The Zanesville Concert Association hosts a Mark Twain Family Fun Day at John McIntire Library Saturday.

The event kicked off this morning at 11 a.m and went on until 1 p.m and was free and open to the entire community. We talked to John McIntire Library Assistant Director, Blair Tom who said this event is a to ZCA's kick off concert in October featuring Hal Holbrook performing Mark Twain's 'Tonight.'

"We have groups of community theater...

July 23, 2016 - 3:07pm
7 hours 29 min ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - The 10th annual golf outing for Eastside Community Ministries took place at Vista Golf Course Saturday morning.

Eastside Community Ministries, Executive Director, Jamie Trout said they hosts this event each year to support their year around youth programs. Trout said on average they service between 32 and 34 youth per year and the children tend to stay with the program from kindergarten to 12th grade.

"Our youth program has kids from...

July 22, 2016 - 9:47pm
2 days 3 hours ago

COSHOCTON, Ohio – Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office responded to an injury accident on US 36 that sent six children to the hospital.

The crash occurred Friday afternoon at 12:10 p.m. on US 36. 29-year-old Sara Loper of Warsaw was driving a 2002 Chevy van heading westbound. 54-year-old Edward McIntyre of Newcomerstown was stopped in his 2001 Chevy Truck on US 36 to turn left on CR 27. Loper’s vehicle failed to stop in time and struck McIntyre’s...

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