901 children neglected or abused in Muskingum County is a staggering statistic, and a local organization is holding a rally to showcase the issue.
April is child abuse awareness month and Muskingum County Youth Services wants to not only bring the problem to the forefront but also to explain the importance of their two mill levy on the May ballot.
Jackie Bonifield says, “This money that we are trying to the local revenue we are trying to get back with the levy will help...
The deadline to sign up for a Medicare Prescription Drug plan is fast approaching as May 15th is only days away.
Senator George Voinovich is making a push for seniors to sign up. He visited the Area Agency on Aging in Byesville on Monday and spoke to local community members and seniors about the importance of signing up.
He said the program can be complicated, but seniors need to take advantage of local resources, like the Area Agency on Aging.
You probably wouldn’t think that rules about tree trimming would be a source of much disagreement.
But at Monday night’s Zanesville City Council meeting, several members had differing opinions on an ordinance that would transfer the regulations of tree planting, pruning and removal from the Design Review Board to the Tree Commission.
Council Member Ted Zakany said overall, he agrees with the legislation but doesn’t think homeowners should have to go through a...
With only a little over a week until the polls officially open for the May primaries, some voters are still feeling apprehensive about the new touch screen voting machines, but poll workers at the Muskingum County Board of Elections says they’re ready.
This is the 2nd election the poll workers have used the new machines , but just to make sure they didn’t forget anything they all had to be re-trained.
BOE Director Martha Thomas says, “We trained the pollworkers on all...