The summer holiday season is here and the Muskingum Valley Red Cross wants to remind you that donations drop dramatically this time of year.
Executive Director Dan Hartman says it’s even more critical to have a sufficient blood supply for Independence Day.
“Especially the Fourth of July holiday. We’re seriously in need of donations and then going into a holiday people are thinking about other things which is fine, but this is a terrible time with all the accidents a lot...
It's been reported today that a car crash in Fairfield County has killed an area teen.
According to reports from the Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol, at 12:10 this morning a vehicle was traveling southbound on U.S. 33 at Tarklin Road, when it went off the roadway and struck a guardrail.
Eighteen-year-old Ashley Rose of Sugar Grove was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver, 20-year-old David Rose also of Sugar Grove...
The two Newark men arrested for their alleged connection to a June 16th armed robbery of Jocko’s Café in Zanesville were arraigned in Judge Mark Fleegle’s courtroom Wednesday.
According to Assistant Muskingum County Prosecutor Jim Workman, 29-year-old Carl Grimes was arraigned and plead not guilty to one count of aggravated robbery with a gun specification and one count theft. His bond has been set at $100,000. He’s being held in the county jail.
In medical news, patients in Ohio are starting to feel the impact of the medical malpractice crisis, especially in recruiting efforts.
But Tom Seiber, President and CEO of Genesis says our area doesn’t seem to have a problem with recruiting doctors.
Seiber says, “No, we’ve been successful recruiting this year, we have family physicians, pediatricians, cardiologists, surgeons, so I think so far this year we’ve recruited so far 11 positions to practice in Zanesville and that...
Who doesn’t love ice cream? How about eating as much of it as you can in three minutes?
That’s what local celebrities had the opportunity to do this afternoon at Pick N Save as part of an ice-cream eating contest.
Lori Panda of the Ohio Proud says, “Ohio Proud promotes food and agriculture products that are at least 50% raised in the state. June is Ohio Proud Month and its also national dairy month so we decided to promote Ohio ice cream companies and Velvet ice cream...