The man convicted of the 1984 shooting death of a Guernsey County woman has his execution date set.
The Ohio Supreme Court said John Stumpf is scheduled to die January 3 of 2018. He was convicted of shooting to death 54-year-old Mary Jane Stout.
Prosecutors said on May 14 1984 Stumpf along with two other men were drinking near Washington, Pennsylvania when they decided to drive along Interstate 70. They pulled over in Guernsey County and Stumpf along with another man...
The Ohio Department of Transportation District 5 announced beginning Monday, State Route 93 in Muskingum County will be closed.
The road will close between the westbound exit and entrance ramps of I-70 and extend north approximately 1000 ft. The State Route 93 interchange ramps to and from I-70 westbound will remain closed during this time as well.
The road will close approximately seven days while crews work to complete a mine grouting project started last summer.
MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says some area people are getting phone calls saying they have failed to show up for Grand Jury duty and they must pay money to get out of trouble. Sheriff Lutz says his department never solicits money over the phone and the call is a scam.
Man Charged with 7th OVI
ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Ohio State Highway...
Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz is warning area residents about a scam that is taking place. Lutz says some area residents are getting phone calls saying they have failed to show up for Grand Jury duty and they must pay money to get out of trouble. Lutz says his department never solitics money over the phone and the call is a scam. If you recieve a call like this you should call the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office and report it.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol has charged a man with his 7th OVI.
According to the Highway Patrol, 40-year-old Scott D. Mautz of Zanesville was arrested at 12:49 a.m. Sunday after being stopped for a traffic violation. The case is being presented to the Muskingum County Prosecutor, pending further charges.
A car slammed into a house at 2036 Old Adamsville Road Saturday evening.
We spoke to Trooper Troy Hale of the Ohio State Highway Patrol who stated a white pick up truck was heading westbound on Old Adamsville Road before it went off the right side of the roadway, then the left side, striking a utility pole and then a house, ultimately overturning. Hale says the driver was 23 year old Nathan J. Lee from Norwich Ohio and was cited with OVI and...