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Indians win 14th straight road game

by Matthew Herchik on September 21, 2017 at 10:58 pm

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shortstop Francisco Lindor homered to lead the Indians to a 4-1 victory and three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday, Cleveland’s 27th win in its last 28 games. The record for most victories with only one loss is 29, set by the 1884 Providence Grays. After hitting a two-run… Continue Reading

Browns’ Crowell wants bigger role

by Matthew Herchik on September 21, 2017 at 10:45 pm

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Isaiah Crowell wants a long-term contract extension from the Cleveland Browns. Until that happens, the running back would settle for the ball. Crowell believes the Browns should be using him more and hopes coach Hue Jackson will begin to make him a more prominent part of the game plan. Crowell has… Continue Reading

United Way expanding 211 Program from Call to Text

by Nathaniel Shutt on September 21, 2017 at 10:08 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Those looking for help may no longer have to dial 211. United Way of Muskingum Morgan and Perry Counties is expanding their 211 program to texting starting October 1st. This means individuals looking for information or help may text their zip code to 898-211 where you will receive a personalized response. “Pathways… Continue Reading

Muskingum County welcomes a new Beekeeper to the Community

by Nathaniel Shutt on September 21, 2017 at 9:52 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio- The Muskingum County Commissioners learned what the buzz was all about on Thursday. The Commissioners met with the County Bee Inspector to welcome a new beekeeper to the community. With help from the East Central Ohio Beekeeping Association, Jennifer Way started beekeeping in May and Thursday she passed her first inspection. “I… Continue Reading

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society hosts 10th annual Light the Night

by Nathaniel Shutt on September 21, 2017 at 9:40 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Locals came together to light a beacon of hope in a place where little is often found. Leukemia and Lymphoma Society hosted their 10th annual light the night at OUZ Campus on Thursday where roughly 500 people walked with lanterns to raise money for the society. “When someone is diagnosed and they… Continue Reading

Northpointe & S.R. 146 Property sells for $275,000

by Nathaniel Shutt on September 21, 2017 at 9:26 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio- A prime piece of property sold at auction tonight Lepi & Associates along with Koehler Auctions sold nearly seven acres of commercial real estate on the intersection of Northpointe and State Route 146. The land sold for 275,000 dollars to Otto Luburgh and L Peter Dinan and is part of a large… Continue Reading

Health Department’s Expansion Update

by Karysa Kent on September 21, 2017 at 4:11 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department updated the Muskingum County Commissioners on their expansion project. The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department has been working out of two locations for years. Majority of the Health Department employees work at the Seventh street location while about 25 employees work in a building located on Putnam Avenue…. Continue Reading

Fly In Drive In Car Show

by Karysa Kent on September 21, 2017 at 4:00 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Fifth Annual Fall Fly-In Drive-In Car Show presented by E.A.A. Vintage Chapter 22 is this Saturday September 23, 2017. The day will start off with a pancake breakfast and registrations between 8:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M. Tour Coordinator, Tony Morozowsky said pilot Dewey Davenport will give rides throughout the day in… Continue Reading

I-70 Fatal Accident Investigated

by George Hiotis on September 21, 2017 at 3:19 pm

The Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol said one person died in a two vehicle accident on I-70. It happened Wednesday just after 10:30 a.m. in Falls Township.  Troopers said 49-year-old Valerie Rivera of Bridgeport was driving westbound on I-70 in a blue 2007 Mercury Milan, when she lost control of her vehicle and drove… Continue Reading

Matchups between 3-1 teams headline week five

by David Carl Kinder II on September 21, 2017 at 2:44 pm

  NEW CONCORD, Ohio – Both Maysville and John Glenn finished 4-6 last year, but this year they have their eyes set on a league title and making it to week 11. The Panthers and Little Muskies are both 3-1. Their matchup this Friday in New Concord could go a long way in decided who finishes… Continue Reading