Described as a friendly and happy couple from co-workers, Garry and Karen Smith were murdered in their home in March of 2001. Now 3 years and 8 months after their bodies were discovered, the Muskingum County Detectives Bureau reports the case is still open.
Detective Steve Welker says the lack of conclusive evidence about the shootings at the Smiths’ home on Three Towers Road leaves a lot of questions unanswered.
An early morning fire on Osage Road leaves one Zanesville family homeless.
The blaze, which started around 10 p.m. last night, apparently started in an upstairs office and quickly spread throughout the rest of the home. Everyone inside the Shepherd’s home got out safely, except Mrs. Shepherd, who was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation.
Muskingum Valley Red Cross Executive Director Dan Hartman received the phone call late last night. “The fire department called and...
One local church is celebrating the start of advent by sprucing up its sanctuary.
Members of Grace United Methodist church in Zanesville have been busy decorating for the “Miracle on Main Street” Christmas celebration this Wednesday.
This is the fifth year the church has participated in the festivities. “We decided to do this as part of a celebration because we noticed that there weren’t any churches on this walk,” says member Dee Gillespie.
Authorities with the Newark Police Department are investigating a stabbing incident that killed a man overnight.
According to Detective Sergeant Scott Snow, with the Newark Police Department, officers were dispatched to State Route 79 northbound in the area of the Grant Street on-ramp at 12:52 a.m. in reference to a disturbance in the roadway.
Upon arrival officers found 18-year-old James Price, also known as James DeGuido of Sunbury Ohio laying in the roadway. Newark...
President Bo Keck of the Washington Fire Department says he’s thankful he still has three firefighters alive after Friday night’s mishap on Coal Run Road, as one of their fire engines flipped and landed on its top into a creek.
Firefighters Dave Buchanan, Adam Drake, and Mike Seileit were on their way to a tire fire in the woods when their truck flipped on the curvy and narrow road. Keck says he hasn’t seen anything like this during his 30 years in the department.
The holiday season has officially begun and for many that means getting your home all decked out for Christmas.
One local business in Zanesville has some ideas of how to decorate cheap, but chic. “A lot of people want to match their home décor with their decorations, so we have a lot of that. As far as outside goes, we have a lot of people getting fancy with different kinds of pine,” says Timber Run Gardens manager Angel Mack.