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ZPD: Car Into House On 7th Street

by George Hiotis on February 21, 2019 at 10:34 am

The Zanesville Police Department says it is investigating an accident Thursday morning. It happened at 166 7th Street around 10:15 am. Sergeant Kyle Brookover says a car and a truck were traveling South on 7th Street. Police say the driver of the truck went to change lanes, did not see the other vehicle, struck it causing that vehicle off the… Continue Reading

Sheriff’s K9 Exposed to Meth

by Nichole Hannahs on February 21, 2019 at 3:22 am

A K-9 with the Perry County Sheriff’s Office is being treated after being exposed to methamphetamine. The sheriff’s office said while at work on Wednesday canine Argo’s handler observed uncharacteristic signs and rushed Argo to MedVet’s Emergency Room in Columbus. The canine has been admitted to MedVet’s critical care unite so they can observe him… Continue Reading

Two Arrested in Burglary Case

by Nichole Hannahs on February 21, 2019 at 3:19 am

Two people have been charged in a home burglary in Coshocton County. 32-year-old Samantha Morales and 35-year-old Ross Long, both from the Coshocton area are charged with burglary. The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office said the pair were arrested following a search warrant on a vehicle in Coshocton, where several stolen items were recovered. Morales and… Continue Reading

Maysville, Sheridan, Philo all advance in tournament play

by Nate White on February 21, 2019 at 12:06 am

Zanesville, OH — Maysville, Sheridan, and Philo all won their tournament games Wednesday night in girl’s basketball. Macie Jarrett and Rachel Cooke also broke individual records in the victories. Other teams in the MVL were not as successful.

Doggy Day: Francis

by Jennifer Henry on February 20, 2019 at 5:06 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – A new dog is up for adoption this week, and her name is Francis. Francis is a four year old lab mix. She has only been with the Dog Warden and Adoption Center for a few months. Deputy dog warden, Brittany Calihan, said Francis is out of her puppy phase but still has… Continue Reading

Local Businesses React To Texas Roadhouse Proposal

by Jennifer Henry on February 20, 2019 at 4:59 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Amongst the latest proposal for a Texas Roadhouse restaurant to be operating in Zanesville, local businesses had some concerns with the idea. Owner of Neff Paving, Clint Berkfield, and Owner of the Barn, Jim Watson, spoke with us about their worries on the proposal. Berkfield said it was unfair to the local businesses… Continue Reading

Perry County man arrested after road rage incident

by Madelyne Watkins on February 20, 2019 at 4:57 pm

PERRY COUNTY, Ohio – On February 20th, 2019 at approximately 8:07am, a Perry County Sheriff’s Deputy was flagged down by a female on State Route 204 who reported to the deputy that a male had shot at her vehicle as she was traveling with three other passengers on State Route 204 near Mount Perry. This… Continue Reading

Brian Hill to Leave Ohio Senate

by George Hiotis on February 20, 2019 at 3:46 pm

State Senator Brian Hill (R) 20th District of Zanesville is making a career change.  In a press release on Wednesday afternoon Hill announced that he has made a decision to leave the Ohio Senate at the end of March. “I’ve thoroughly enjoyed serving the people of southeast Ohio during my time in the legislature.  After… Continue Reading

Camp Canopy Registration Available

by Alex King on February 20, 2019 at 1:44 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – High School students have the opportunity to spend a week in the woods this summer. Camp Canopy will be going on June 9th to June 14th at Ohio FFA Camp Muskingum. It is for students from 8th graders going into 9th grade all the way to seniors. Co-Director of Camp Canopy Jeremy… Continue Reading