A Northeast Ohio couple is searching for their escaped dinner.
David and Brenda Knepper were the proud owners of a Black Angus calf for about two minutes a week ago. Then their 500-dollar purchase ran off and jumped the electric fence surrounding their property in Canton Township outside of Canton.
They haven’t seen it since.
The couple had planned to raise the calf and butcher it in October to provide their food for the winter.
It was a big feeling of success for the United Way, as they wrapped up their annual operation feed campaign. The community wide food drive delivers critically needed food to the less fortunate in our area.
Everyone who contributed to the program had reason to celebrate this afternoon. The goal was to hit 100 tons of food, the amount it takes to keep pantries stocked for 4 months. They went above that amount and collected 109 tons of food.
A representative from Muskingum College was in Zanesville today asking the county commissioners for funding to support “The Invisible Child”.
It’s a program dedicated to overcoming the challenge of educating children in the heartland. Dr. Joy Cowdery of Muskingum College says there are a lot of programs for urban education, but when it comes to children living in rural poverty, the funds are lacking.
Cowdery says money is needed for a three day conference in September,...
Some elementary school kids in our area got a flying lesson from local aviation expert Art Moose.
He talked to the kids about plane safety and the dynamics of flying.
A group of second grader from Duncan Falls Elementary screamed and laughed as their teacher Mrs. Fuller boarded the small three-seat airplane and took off for a ride around River Side Airport. Moose has been doing tours since 1982 and says it’s good to start the kids young.
A judge in Cincinnati soundly scolded a woman who prosecutors say gave marijuana-filled brownies and wine coolers to her children.
Twenty-eight year old Melony Wikette was sentenced to one year in prison on Wednesday. The woman from Delhi Township Southwest of Cincinnati was convicted of endangering children, corrupting another with drugs and abusing harmful intoxicants.
Hamilton County Common Pleas Judge Steve Martin told Wikette she breached the trust her children had...