Mail carriers got quite a workout this weekend during the 13th annual food drive.
Each year, mail carriers from around Muskingham County team up with Operation Hunger to help raise food to help those less fortunate.
This year’s results surprised some mail workers at the McIntire Post Office. According to mail worker Bill Irving, “Last year we collected 22,000 pounds of food, this year we collected more than twenty-four thousand pounds, and we think by the end, we’ll have...
It was a cool day for the annual Southeastern Med Center golf fundraiser at Cambridge Country Club.
Today’s event is helping to raise money to help Southeastern Med maintain the latest technology and equipment.
According to Don Huston, Southeastern Med’s Vice President of Marketing, keeping good healthcare closer to home is extremely important. “We all want quality healthcare right here close to home to save people trips to the city.”
For the first time ever, Muskingum County was chosen to host the annual “Ohio County Commissioners Days” and “The Wilds” is the chosen spot.
This event brings county commissioners from all over the state of Ohio to our area. They will have the chance to tour local facilities during the day and visit the Wilds at night. Kelly Ashby with the Zanesville-Muskingum County Chamber of Commerce explains all the commissioners will get to see.
It was a beautiful day for breakfast in Licking Township.
Today marked the 2nd annual Licking Township Fire House Pancake Breakfast. More than two hundred people came out to load up on all you can eat pancakes and sausage and to help a good cause. All the money raised at today’s event goes to help the Licking Township Fire Department with some much-needed expenses. According to Licking Township Fire Chief, Chris Miller, “We divide it up mostly in our training fund. We are putting...
Today marks the start of a week that is dedicated to E-M-S personnel.
The week long celebration is to thank our area emergency services personnel for all the work they do. According to Jamey Baker, the director of Operation for Community Ambulance Service, Thursday is going to be dedicated to children’s safety. “We’re going to take the day out of emergency services week and we’re going to visit some local elementary schools like Pleasant Grove and we are also going to be at...
“Look twice save a life, motorcycles are everywhere.” That’s the motto of all motorcyclists as riders are heading out onto roads throughout Ohio.
Today more than 100 bikers cruised through downtown Zanesville to kick off “motorcycle safety awareness month.” The Zanesville Court House is just one of the many stops the bikers made today. According to Jim Bown, “Today we are riding from Muskingham County to Licking County to Coshocton County and Guernsey County to let people know that...
With more than $265,000 in prizes, it could be the fundraiser of the year.
Today marked the first Outdoor Extravaganza, a fund raising event held by the Malta-McConnelsville Kiwanis Club and the Twin Community Jaycees. Today’s tickets to enter today’s event at the Morgan County Fairgrounds were $100, but the prizes were pretty incredible.
According to the Chairman of the Outdoor Extravaganza, Randy Shrivers, “The main drawing starts 6:00, and we give a prize away every...