Pretty soon school starts and we all know buying school supplies can put a dent in your bank account.
Hundreds of people lined up to get a free backpack loaded with plenty of goodies.
Supervisor of Muskingum County Children Services Jeff Nezbeth says, “in addition to the book bags we the health department is here giving free immunization shots. The dental department is here giving free tooth brushes.”
The event is normally held at the fairgrounds, but because of...
Another beautiful day to head out to the Muskingum County Blue Ribbon Fair.
And it seems like that’s exactly what the local community is doing. Every year they calculate the total number of people who came to the fair and so far the numbers are up from last year.
Treasurer Don Jordan says, “So far this year Sunday and Monday both we’ve been on the plus side. Sunday we were up 928 more attending than previous years and yesterday it was up 1300 so far it looks real good.”...
20-year-old B.J. Elder Richard-Bey of Zanesville is headed to jail for his part in the May 9th robbery of the Speedway Gas Station on Blue Avenue.
According to Assistant Muskingum County Prosecutor Bob Smith, Richard-Bey, along with his accomplice 43-year-old Phil Mayle, was arrested a short time after the robbery. Both men plead not guilty to the crimes they were facing, but Smith says in July Richard-Bey changed his plea to guilty.
It’s been 4 days since Hurricane Charley made landfall packing winds of around 180 miles per hour at times. While we’ve been telling you a lot about families who have suffered in Florida, one local family knows exactly how they feel.
Shaunta Kendall a former Port Charlotte resident says, “It hits home because it’s not just some town somewhere it’s where I grew up. It’s seeing the places I saw everyday destroyed and not knowing if my friends are ok.”
Sad news out of New Lexington, as 12 year old Maggie Woltz of Shawnee Ohio succumbed to injuries sustained as a result of a 2 vehicle crash on Portie Flamingo Road in Perry County.
The crash occurred around 4:15 this afternoon and investigators say the driver of the vehicle 19 year old Steven Norris of New Lexington was medflighted to OSU hospital where he is in critical condition.
Norris who was driving eastbound on Portie Flamingo Road apparently went off the left side...