The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office is announcing ten new employees to their staff. The 10 new hires will be working at the brand new work release building on Adamsville Rd.
The new hires will serve as resident monitors for the non-violent offenders staying at the facility. Sheriff Stephenson says these new workers are currently going through an intense training period before starting their new positions.
The resident monitors will be unarmed, because the building...
A good education is important for all children, but a new study is saying the State needs to beef up support for children in foster care to prevent future problems.
You’ve heard the old story before: kid goes to foster care, kids ends up running away and living on the streets. Well a new study out is saying State agencies need to do more to make sure children in foster care succeed in school to prevent these situations from becoming a reality.
The Zanesville Muskingum County Port Authority takes a major hit. The Muskingum County Commissioners issued a press release stating they are not legally allowed to fire or hire anyone on the Port Authority Board.
So they came to the decision to hold funding for this year, saying it will serve as a probationary period for Exec. Dir. Larry Merry and give the opportunity to prove corrections that have been made. The Commissioners say the Port Authority has significant cash reserves...
21-year-old Marine Corporal Todd Justin Godwin of Zanesville was stationed at Camp Le Jeune, North Carolina and then was deployed to Iraq, where he was killed Tuesday from combat operations.
According to Godwin’s family, Todd wanted to be a soldier since he was a toddler; he loved being a marine. They say he was a comedian, always making everyone laugh. Todd was described as hardworking, and a person who never complained.
He was extremely active and held 2 black belts in...