The Cambridge State Highway Patrol reports a fatal accident involving a tractor-trailer Friday afternoon.
According to Sgt. Van Buren, the accident happened at 1:08 p.m. when 40-year-old Ricky Blackburn of Springfield, Ohio was driving the tractor west on U.S. 22, just east of Antrim. Blackburn failed to negotiate a left-hand curve and went off the right side of the roadway.
Van Buren says the tractor overturned, struck a guardrail and a utility pole before coming to...
The flag at West Muskingum High is flying at half-staff tonight,
As hundreds of people are still lining up to pay their respects to principal Gary Ankrum, who passed away Tuesday morning. Known better as Hank, students, colleagues, and friends came to the high school this evening, saying they are going to miss their principal and friend.
Students said although he was busy, he always inquired about their lives. Gary Ankrum spent over 40 years in education.
An update to the shooting in an Echo Avenue house from earlier this week.
The shooting allegedly happened just before 11:00 p.m. Wednesday night at this house located at 538 Echo Avenue. After questioning, police arrested 40-year-old Randy Taylor of that address.
Officers originally had responded to a domestic dispute call and found that a 9-mm handgun had been discharged into the floor of the house. Five people were inside the home at the time of the alleged incident,...