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November 28, 2005 - 11:32am
7 years 11 weeks ago
For three Newark ladies, shopping on Black Friday is a tradition. Watch the video to hear their story.
November 28, 2005 - 9:16am
7 years 11 weeks ago
Two local people are in police custody this morning after they were charged with robbing a woman outside of a church.

A dispatcher at the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office says the robbery happened on Sunday morning at the Coshocton Grace United Methodist Church.

About an hour after the robber, police stopped a vehicle that matched the description of the suspect's car on State Route 16 near Conesville.

They arrested 35-year-old Linda McCray of Coshocton and 31-...
November 28, 2005 - 6:22am
7 years 11 weeks ago
A Newark teen remains in serious condition this morning after striking a utility pole with his car on Sunday afternoon.

According to dispatchers at the Newark Police Department, 17-year-old Nick Annarino was driving south on Country Club Drive toward OH 16 when he crossed the center line and struck the pole. Officials don’t yet know why the teen veered across the roadway.

Annarino was med-flighted to Grant Hospital in Columbus where he is listed in serious condition....
November 27, 2005 - 9:59pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
Volunteers from about a dozen Chandlersville churches took thousands of travelers to ancient Bethlehem this weekend in the Chandlersville United Methodist Church’s fourth annual Bethlehem walk.

According to volunteer Ken Ogg, this outdoor drama is the churches start to the season. “We decide to start the season out right so that people are in their right mindset when the Christmas season comes along. We want to show people that it’s really not about the presents and packages, but...
November 27, 2005 - 6:36pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
The holiday season is here, and that means more people will be traveling in the upcoming month.

It also means busier airports: so, if you’re traveling by air, AAA says you should arrive at the airport with plenty of time, so you don’t miss your flight.

“Airlines are enforcing people to be there 30 minutes before boarding time, or they do not have to board them,” says Bill Porter, manager of the Zanesville AAA. “If they miss that flight they do not have to accommodate...
November 27, 2005 - 5:45pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
The holiday weekend ends tonight at midnight, and the local post of the State Highway Patrol says the weekend has been relatively quiet since Wednesday’s snowy start.

“From about 3pm until about 8pm, as soon as we cleared one call, we were being sent to another call,” said Sergeant Michael Forshey of the State Highway Patrol.

Sgt Forshey says traffic volume has been high, but no serious accidents have been reported.

The State Patrol does have another thing...
November 27, 2005 - 5:44pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
Deer season begins tomorrow at sunrise, and several area businesses are already reaping the benefits.

Several area hotels have been booked for weeks. “We’re pretty much full the nest three or four days from hunters checking in,” said Jerrod Doss of Comfort Inn.

The Comfort Inn says they haven’t had any problems over the years from hunters, and other guests wouldn’t even know the hunters are staying there. “Since they’re not here often, they’re pretty quiet. They...
November 26, 2005 - 9:58pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
The streets if historic downtown Cambridge lit up tonight with holiday cheer, as the Cambridge Chamber of Commerce kicked off the holiday season with it’s annual holiday parade.

According to Debbie Gray of the Chamber of Commerce, this year’s parade features a little something for everyone. “There’s a diverse group of everything. We’ve got floats, bands, horses, vintage cars, just about anything you can think of.”

The 90 entries stuck with the parade’s theme and let it...
November 26, 2005 - 9:16pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
Delta is facing major financial problems that could affect holiday travelers.

According to Bill Porter of the Zanesville AAA, the airline asked the bankruptcy court to void their pilot’s contracts so they can make major pay cuts. “The pilots say if this happens they are going to strike. Delta pilots in 2004 cut their pay by more than thirty-two percent and Delta is going to do another drastic pay cut now.”

The hearing started about a week ago and a decision will be...
November 26, 2005 - 3:19pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
Two men are in the custody of the Coshocton County Sheriff after using stolen credit cards.

The men were arrested after purchasing cigarettes with a local fire department credit card and a fire official’s personal credit card. The fire department official noticed his department card, three personal credit cards, and other personal items had been stolen from his vehicle.

According to the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office, videotapes at local convenience stores showed...
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