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Zanesville Fire Department discusses holiday cooking safety

by Jordyn Dunlap on November 22, 2017 at 5:26 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- For many families, the kitchen is the heart of the home, especially around the holidays. This afternoon, local firefighters shared safety tips and preventative measures to keep you safe this holiday season. “Cooking fires are the most common around the holidays. whether it be the day before, the day of or the day after,… Continue Reading

Salvation Army hosts annual Thanksgiving Dinner

by Rodneya Ross on November 22, 2017 at 5:25 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- As many families are preparing for Thanksgiving tomorrow there are others in the community that have nowhere to go. Today the Salvation Army opened its doors to those in need of a good meal. Each year the Salvation Army hosts a Thanksgiving Dinner. People line up at the door in anticipation for the… Continue Reading

Olaf and Olga Hanson foundation award 2017 scholarships

by Jordyn Dunlap on November 22, 2017 at 5:19 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- One local organization awards their college scholarship recipients.  The miss Olaf and miss Olga Hanson scholarship committee awarded their 2017 recipients. Ohio State student, Megan Bell and Harding University student, Tiffany Beck we’re elated to receive their awards. “So today Tiffany and I received a scholarship from Miss Olaf Hanson and Miss Olga Hanson…. Continue Reading

Animal Shelter Black Friday Sale

by Rodneya Ross on November 22, 2017 at 5:19 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days of the year with shoppers getting insane deals and the local shelter has a sweet deal for all of the pet lovers. The Animal Shelter Society is having a one day only Black Friday sale on all black cats and dogs. Shelter Executive Director… Continue Reading

Clinton-Massie brings unique offense to state semi-final game

by David Carl Kinder II on November 22, 2017 at 1:51 pm

  CLARKSVILLE, Ohio – John Glenn head coach Matt Edwards jokingly called Clinton-Massies’ offense a pre-forward pass offense. He’s not that far off. But it certainly works for the Falcons. John Glenn will play Clinton-Massie this Friday in the DIII state semi-final at Hilliard Darby. And you couldn’t have two more different offenses going against one… Continue Reading

Big Brothers Raises Funds Through Pep Rally

by Nichole Hannahs on November 22, 2017 at 9:11 am

Friday’s Big Brothers Big Sisters Pep Rally brought in big bucks for the organization. Hundreds attended the event that featured live and silent auctions, entertainment and an over $10,000 reverse raffle. Dutro Ford Lincoln Nissan won the grand prize raffle of $5,000 and donated it all back to Big Brothers Big Sisters. In total the… Continue Reading

Buckeyes stay at no. 9 in playoff poll

by David Carl Kinder II on November 22, 2017 at 12:05 am

  Miami has moved up to no. 2 behind Alabama in the college football playoff rankings, with Clemson slipping one spot to three and Oklahoma holding at four. Wisconsin and Auburn remained next up behind the top four in a week when the top half of the selection committee’s rankings were mostly unchanged. Georgia, Notre… Continue Reading

Blue Devil boys eager for basketball season to tip off

by David Carl Kinder II on November 21, 2017 at 11:51 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio – There seems to be a consensus this year for the goals of the Zanesville boys basketball team. It’s a veteran Blue Devil team that will return five seniors this year. The rest of the varsity roster is made up of four juniors and a sophomore. Cobe Curry is one of two junior… Continue Reading

Tri-Valley’s Crowley signs to golf with Ohio Dominican

by David Carl Kinder II on November 21, 2017 at 6:23 pm

  DRESDEN, Ohio – A Tri-Valley athlete will be living out his dream of golfing at the college level. Tri-Valley senior Dalton Crowley signed his letter today to compete on the golf team at Ohio Dominican University in Columbus. The Panthers compete on the Division II level. Crowley said that ODU just seemed like the right… Continue Reading

Canning for a cause

by Rodneya Ross on November 21, 2017 at 6:07 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Several food organizations and agencies worked together on Make a Difference Day last month to can for a cause. Urban Greens, Food Works Alliance, and the Hunger Network partnered together along with other organizations to can over 400 jars of applesauce. About 20 volunteers worked two different shifts to home make the applesauce…. Continue Reading