A local company donated their time today at Riverside Park to help beautify the park.
McCullough’s Tree Service donated their time and efforts to help celebrate Arbor Day by clearing up old, dead trees at the handicap bike trail in Riverside Park. Mayor Jack Fenton was also there to present President of McCullough’s Tree Service, Wess McCullough with a certificate of appreciation.
The tree service removed four dead trees considered hazardous because they were rotten and...
Representatives from the Ohio Central Railroad System are asking the Muskingum County Commissioners for support tonight.
They want to take over and privatize the Ohio Panhandle Rail System, a railway they have managed for over 10 years. The company says owing the rail privately, versus the state owing it, will take care of much needed repairs on the rail.
The Company will go before the Ohio Rail Commission some time before the end of the year. County Commissioners say thy...
Zanesville and 10 other southeastern Ohio communities are continuing their efforts in the maintenance and planting of trees.
They were awarded today at the Tree City USA Ceremony at the OUZ Campus Center. Ohio leads the nation in Tree Communities, and Ann Bonner, A regional urban forester says our state is such a great place to host events such as these to raise awareness on how beneficial trees really are.
The USA Tree Awards are given in April, around Arbor Day,...
Volunteers at the Heavenly Ham on Maple Avenue were busy putting together sandwiches and box lunches to help support the Operation Feed Food Drive.
Starting today volunteers delivered Heavenly Ham box lunches to area businesses. Prior to today the deli had taken over 800 orders for the lunches and today with people faxing in orders and walking in, owner of Heavenly Ham Mike Alfman anticipates over 1000 box lunches will be bought.
A major insurance company has awarded the Zanesville Fire Department a grant for two thousand dollars to help aid in fire investigators and to help stop arson.
The two thousand dollar grant was used to purchase equipment to aid fire investigators in their investigators. They bought a digital camera, which will enable investigators to take pictures of the area immediately without development.
The other item was a hydrocarbon detector, which allows fire officials to detect...