Even though we are welcoming rain in Southeast Ohio right now, the future plans for flooding control are already on the top of some area official’s agendas.
County Engineers, Commissioners and other local officials met today at the John McIntire Library in Zanesville to begin assessing this past winter’s flooding and to find out what they can do to control any future disasters in our region.
Representatives shared the strengths and weaknesses of their response systems....
It was all smiles today at the local health department as area kids got their teeth checked out for free as part of the “Caring For Kids Day.”
Organizers say more than 200 kids came down to get their chompers checked from 8 until 4:30 p.m. this afternoon. And there was plenty of help from volunteers… blowing up balloons and giving away prizes to those who braved the dentist chair. The dentists themselves even cleared their schedules to come and help care for the kids.
Power outages, still plaguing parts of Southeastern Ohio Tuesday night.
American Electric Power officials say as of six o'clock this evening, 27-hundred customers were without power, some had power restored by 7 p.m., others will be in the dark until Wednesday at noon.
There's an update in customers still without power as of 11:30 p.m., Muskingum County/Zanesville area reporting outages stands at 832 customers, Guernsey County/Cambridge area reporting outages, stands at...
With the heat index at more than one hundred degrees today, Zanesville residents were doing anything to stay cool.
One of the most popular choices among kids was the Muskingum Family Ys pool, where more than fifty kids came out today to beat the heat.
One of those kids was middle-school student Madeline Mason. She says that swimming helped her stay cool during the recent heat wave. Well, when I get in the pool, its really cold, so I have to warm up in it first. So its...