Superintendent of the Starlight Programs John Hill was at the County Commissioners to discuss concerns over new rules the Muskingum County Job and Family Services will be putting into place and the effect for the fiscal and budget planning for the Starlight programs.
Hill projects that the program will have a total of 100-thousand dollars in cuts over the next year.
“Basically that will increase the reliance on the local levy money,” said Hill, “It’s a trickle down effect...
Authorities says a 22-year old woman who disappeared Friday while jogging in suburban Cincinnati was visiting a friend in Kentucky.
Investigators and family members say Rachel Honsvick, was scheduled to get married in about two weeks, had a sudden case of the jitters and left without telling anyone. Honsvick, from West Valley City, Utah, was a nanny in Southwest Ohio.
Her father told Salt Lake City Television stations that she was sorry for the trouble that was caused....
It’s been two days since the bad weather hit our area and still, local residents are feeling the effects from Friday night’s storm.
John Morrison, a Nash port resident, lives in Crest Mont Properties and says on Friday night it was like a river running through his apartment. The water was so high, it ruined all the carpet, damaged their cabinets and furniture.
According to Morrison, there is no drainage system behind their complex, just a lot of swampland.
Boat Safety Awareness Week began this weekend and the Ohio Department of Watercraft is making sure boaters have all the essentials for this year’s boating season.
Watercraft Officer specialist Cathy Janosko says, “we’re are looking life jackets. We want to encourage boaters to wear their life jackets and make sure everyone has one and it’s the correct size for that person.”
The heavy winds from last night’s storm were keeping crews from McCullough’s Tree Service busy all day.
The workers were out way before the sun came up this morning, cleaning up trees and debris left over from the strong winds and rain. One home on Fairview Road had one massive tree fall over onto their house.
The crews tackled 8 major projects today involving trees falling on homes and automobiles.
The tree service says that maintaining your trees throughout...
Some well-deserved recognition was given tonight;honoring people in the Response Victim Assistance Program.
The theme was “angels among us” calling attention to the many caring people who help and provide services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Six special awards were given out tonight, including a new award called the Robert Tanner Memorial Award; it’s given to an officer who has provided excellent service in assisting domestic violence victims.