There will soon be some relief for motorists who travel through the Blue and Adair intersection. Officials are currently working on a project that will add turning lanes and widen roads.
At tonight’s city council meeting, the ordinance went through its second reading. Public service director Mike Sims outlines where we are in the progress of the project. He says that it is currently under design and in a second stage of submittal to ODOT.
We’re learning about a jet ski accident that occurred at Riverside Park this afternoon, sending both riders to the hospital.
Not many details are known at this time.
According to officials there were two juveniles operating personal jet skis when they collided. One of the males was found unconscious with visible facial injuries. He was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital then later Medflighted to Grant Hospital in Columbus.
A Monday morning structure fire caused damage inside a local manufacturing plant today and caused the evacuation of all its employees.
Plaskolite Incorporated is a local acrylic sheet manufacturer that employs over 100 people. It's located at 1175 5-b's Drive near the Zanesville Municipal Airport. Matt Brunner is the plant manager. He says that although the fire was small, the workers played a vital part in the safety of those inside.
Another development project may be on the way to downtown Zanesville. WHIZ News has learned of new plans for a block of the city on Main Street.
According to a local business owner, the Army and Navy surplus store and its surrounding buildings and homes are of interest to a national chain; though details of which one or what type of store have not been confirmed.
The area where the Army Navy store is, as well as the warehouse next to it and the four homes behind it will...
The past met the present today as one of Zanesville’s oldest homes celebrated a historic birthday.
The Dr. Increase Matthews house, built in 1805, celebrated its 200th birthday today. According to Linda Smucker, the director of the Pioneer and Historical Society, the Matthews House is a little known treasure in Muskingum County. “It is the oldest standing residence in Zanesville. Of course no one lives there, but it is a residence and we decided this needed to have a special...
Kids had a chance to visit with their favorite underwater celebrity this afternoon at Secrest Auditorium.
Spongebob Squarepants was on hand to help educate kids and their parents on how to stay safe. Along with Spongebob, some other area organizations were on hand to promote the D.A.R.E Program, healthy eating, and fire safety. Melanie Boss, the Media Sales Consultant for Time Warner Cable, said this event brought everyone together. “We have the sheriff’s department behind me...