It is that time of year again, for the resident’s of Zanesville, to take part in Zaney Follies! This marks the 17th year if the two day event. Co-Director, John Kunkel, says the show uses many Zanesville residents as either actors or set designers.
“All of this (the set) was made by volunteers. They have been working on this (the set) for a little over two weeks,” adds Kunkel.
This year’s theme is called, Zelebration, which is a cluster of special events that the region...
Due to the deteriorating Nader Insurance Building, the Zanesville Fire Department and local city officials say they are taking a more proactive approach in taking a look at some of the older buildings in Zanesville.
Chief Building Inspector, Tim Smith, says he is setting up a joint inspection program with the fire department, to look at all of the downtown buildings from a structural standpoint.
“Really we’re not structural engineers, but what we can do is identify...
Other news from the County Commissioners tonight includes a resolution that passed approving tax abatement for Worthington Foods.
Larry Merry, Executive Director of the Port Authority says this will give Worthington an additional facility in town.
“They’ll have two facilities; they’ll have a large facility at North Pointe Park and then this one at our airport park so we’re very happy that we were able to help a major employer like that,” says Merry.