With the heavy rains today, flash flooding plus warm temperatures equals potential for some very dangerous situations.
Many children like to play in the water, and on warmer days like today, moving water in rivers and streams can seem harmless but the water may be a lot deeper and stronger than it looks. Rescue teams urge parents to not let their children play in moving water.
Rescue teams also say let the professionals rescue someone from high water. A second person...
A South Zanesville man arrives home from Iraq just in time to see the birth of his baby boy.
Army Reserve Specialist Robert Kirkbride has been deployed in northern part of Iraq since December. Most of the other soldiers in his unit don’t get to come back to the U.S. but Kirkbride was granted a rare two-week leave home from the combat zone.
The timing for his leave was quite a gamble. With only two weeks here, Kirkbride thought he would get to spend very little time with...
The magic number used to be 65, but with more Americans foregoing retirement, the number of working people 55 and older has grown to 22 million, the largest growth since 1948. And right here in Zanesville 81-year old Jeanne Penn is one of those Americans.
Penn’s story has become national news; she was included in the June issue of “U.S. News and World Report”. The article is titled, “You Call this Retirement?”
The article says many older people just can’t afford to...
A jury took only four hours Thursday to convict a man of murdering a Hamilton couple as they slept to steal 20 dollars from them.
The jury will return on Monday to decide whether to recommend the death penalty of life in prison for 22-year old Jason Campbell.
Campbell’s defense team didn’t contest the charges. They said Campbell wanted to plead guilty but agreed to a trial solely because he wanted a jury, rather than a panel of judges, to decide his sentence.
He was supposed to appear this past Monday for his sentencing, but now a bench warrant has been issued for the arrest of 32-year-old Kevin Sands.
According to Assistant County Prosecutor Jim Workman, the Zanesville man was arrested on May 11, 2003 on the Maysville Pike after a routine traffic stop revealed nearly 25 pounds of marijuana in his car.
After filing to have evidence in the search suppressed, the legal process continued. In April Sands plead no contest to one...
The Noble County Art on the Square is this weekend in Caldwell. Bill Saling and his wife Beth started the art show 28 years ago and says every year it gets bigger and better.
Handmade paintings, drawings, sculptures, jewelry, rugs, everything you can think of, will be available to buy at the show. The Salings say people come from all over Ohio and the country to experience Art on the Square.