Your children could be playing a deadly game. It’s commonly called the choking, or fainting game, and it’s become a dangerous trend with kids ranging from 9 to 16-years old.
They do it for the “high” or “rush,” but at the same time they put themselves at risk.
“What they do is cut off their airway so the oxygen doesn’t go to their brain, so they get this high or rush.” says Kristi Headley, the Prevention Coordinator at Muskingum Behavioral Health. “It can...
There are new developments in the shooting Sunday night in South Zanesville. The name of the victim is now being released by investigators.
According to Deputy Bryan Hoover, with the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office, 44-year-old Thomas George of Mansfield, a co-owner of the Foxhole dance club, was shot in the head and chest around 6:00 last night.
Deputy Hoover says George went into the club as usual on Sunday to do the books when he was shot.
Health care just got easier in Muskingum County with a new addition to Genesis Health Care.
Genesis First Care opened today at 11:00.
The organization is hoping community members will take advantage of the new service.
Carlene Cox-Perone the manager of First Care says they are all very excited about the HealthPlex and they hope the community can appreciate the beautiful location. It's in the old Big Bear building off Maple Avenue.