Former Zanesville City Council President Joanne Winland filed a motion earlier this week in Muskingum County Court to withdraw her guilty plea and plead not guilty to charges of aggravated theft, a felony of the third degree.
The charges stem from incidents that occurred in January 1999 through December 2001 when Winland allegedly embezzled 150-thousand dollars from Universal Credit Counseling Services while employed there.
A local man charged in an October 2001 shooting death, withdrew his former plea in court on Friday.
According to Muskingum County Prosecutor Mike Haddox, Kelly Carpenter of Zanesville withdrew his plea of guilty to charges of voluntary manslaughter, felonious assault with a gun specification, and having a weapon while under disability, and pleaded guilty to all charges.
Prosecutor Haddox says the charges stem from an early morning shooting incident that occurred at the...
It’s nice to be your own boss, just ask Rob Sharrer. He began Varsity Title Services last March, and wants everyone to know that besides offering title insurance services, he knows how to throw a great party!
Yesterday and today, Sharrer opened his business up to the community and welcomed everyone to stop out, have a bite to eat, and hear live music; an opportunity more than three hundred area residents took him up on.
Sharrer's new business offers residents a variety...
New Lexington Goodwill Shoppers will soon be shopping for bargains at a new location.
The lease on the New Lexington Goodwill store runs out at the end of the month, and according to Goodwill Business Development Specialist, Adam Jones, the Goodwill Company is diligently looking for a new home. “We are currently working towards looking for a new building in the area to showcase our retail store.”
All of the workers currently employed by the New Lexington store don’t have...