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Four In Custody in Guernsey County Death

by George Hiotis on June 19, 2018 at 11:00 am

The Guernsey County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday released more information in connection with a suspicious death at Seneca Marina. Deputies say Monday around 9:00 a.m. they received a 9-1-1 call from a man reporting his brother was unresponsive, but breathing. The caller reported he was traveling in a vehicle near the Seneca Lake Marina and was… Continue Reading

Hydrant Flushing on Wednesday

by Nichole Hannahs on June 19, 2018 at 9:57 am

On Wednesday, June 20th, the Zanesville Fire Department will be flushing hydrants within the general area of Northpointe Rd., Highpointe Rd and all side streets in the area. Flushing will be from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Residents in these areas may experience discolored water and reduced pressure. It is advised to wait until after… Continue Reading

Suspects Wanted in Newark Burglary

by Nichole Hannahs on June 19, 2018 at 5:40 am

The Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to an arrest in a Newark home burglary. According to the release on Friday May 11, just before 10pm suspects broke into a home on the 1500 block of Horns Hills Road and stole a Remington rifle and a checkbook. Anyone with… Continue Reading

Coshocton County Searching for Suspects

by Nichole Hannahs on June 19, 2018 at 5:35 am

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help locating two most wanted suspects. The two suspects, 32-year-old Todd A. McCoy, of Coshocton, and 24-year-old Dakota B. Grim, of Kimbolton,  are wanted on weapons charges and for questioning into recent burglaries. Authorities said both of these individuals are very dangerous and should not… Continue Reading

Body Found at Seneca Lake Marina

by George Hiotis on June 19, 2018 at 3:21 am

The Guernsey County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of a body at the Seneca Lake Marina. The Daily Jeffersonian Newspaper is reporting that the body was discovered in a pick-up truck on Monday. Sheriff Jeff Paden told the paper that that the death is suspicious. Authorities have not released the name of the victim…. Continue Reading

Muskingum County Speedway gears up for race

by Rodneya Ross on June 18, 2018 at 4:57 pm

VILLAGE OF DRESDEN, OHIO- A famous race car driver may be in Muskingum County this week. The Muskingum County Speedway is hosting a race this Thursday as part of the Annual Ohio Sprint Speedweeks. “We have our race coming up this Thursday with the All Star Sprint Cars owned by Tony Stewart,” said Donnie Moran… Continue Reading

United Way still seeking board book donations

by Rodneya Ross on June 18, 2018 at 4:50 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- The United Way of Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan counties is asking for donations for their book drive. The book drive in partnership with the Muskingum County Library System and the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department aims to get board books into the hands of young readers. Executive Director of the Library, Jennifer Spillman, said… Continue Reading

19th annual Quinn Family Bash brought awareness to mental illness and addiction

by Brian Armstrong on June 18, 2018 at 3:44 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- A local family sang together for the 19th year to bring awareness to mental illness and addiction. The 19th annual Quinn Family Bash featured a three-hour event full of singing, dancing, and giveaways. The concert filled the Zanesville-Muskingum County Welcome Center with over 200 people. Local President of the National Alliance on Mental Illness,… Continue Reading

Red, White, and Run 5k at the Muskingum County Recreation Center

by Brian Armstrong on June 18, 2018 at 3:43 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio-The Muskingum County Recreation Center is calling all runners, walkers, and people who just want to be outside for the sixth annual Red, White, and Run 5K. This race will be on the Fourth of July. Exercise specialist, Mark Paxton, said this is a great way to get an active start on America’s Birthday…. Continue Reading

Dresden Paper Shutting Down

by George Hiotis on June 18, 2018 at 9:33 am

A small local newspaper is shutting down. The Dresden Post-Transcript will close its door on June 20th. Editor and publisher Al Lewis says he plans on selling virtually all of his equipment, records, files and found copies of past editons. The last day of service is this Wednesday.