The Governor will be stopping in Zanesville tomorrow to talk about one of the largest school building projects in the state.
East Elementary, one of the eight new Zanesville schools will have their groundbreaking debut tomorrow. Several political leaders including Governor Taft will be on hand talking about the 96 million dollar project.
The new elementary school is part of Phase One of the project, which also includes two new middle schools.
A local company received a prestigious honor from a military contractor, Lockheed-Martin. The ceremony was held in Zanesville at the Hollowed Hills and representatives from Lockheed-Martin from Akron and Rapicom from Grant, Alabama were present. In addition Mayor Jack Fenton gave out the awards.
Rapicom has a satellite company based here in Zanesville with three employees, but those employees made the company Lockheed Martin’s Star Supplier of the Year.
A very familiar face at the Muskingum County Health Department is retiring, but that doesn’t mean he’s going to stop working.
Health Commissioner Robert Titko announced his retirement at the Board of Health monthly meeting on May 20th. In 1992 he joined the Department as an administrator and in January 2000 became Health Commissioner. Titko has worked in the health care services and agencies for over 30 years and decided he needed a change of pace.
The port authority board held a “special” meeting tonight to discuss a variety of issues including recent sexual harassment allegations against Executive Director Larry Merry.
Shortly into the meeting, the board went into executive session.
After the meeting ended the attorney for the port authority made a statement regarding the status of negotiations. Steve Chappelear says, “The settlement negotiations have been proceeding in good faith on both sides and have been...