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Practicing Heat Safety

by Nathaniel Shutt on July 20, 2017 at 5:24 pm

In the second half of July it feels as if the summer heat has finally arrived with highs nearing 90 this week and when you factor in the humidity feeling like its nearly 100 degrees. With this heat its important to be safe. While on the job at work or home if you are outside… Continue Reading

Perry County Fair features classic and unique Fair Foods

by Nathaniel Shutt on July 20, 2017 at 5:05 pm

  NEW LEXINGTON, Ohio- If you are looking for some classic fair food the Perry County Fair has you covered. From Corn Dogs to Cotton Candy you can get it all and a unique stand even features Bob Evans’ sausage. The Junction City United Methodist Church has been at the Perry County Fair for 10… Continue Reading

Library prepares students for Kindergarten

by Karysa Kent on July 20, 2017 at 4:54 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Muskingum County Library System is helping educators fight the summer-slide before school starts. The Muskingum County Library System works all year with students especially kindergarten to keep them interested in education. Assistant Director Blair Tom said they’ve got learning station activities, story time, and interaction with others in their age range. “A… Continue Reading

$1 Billion to Ohio’s Employers

by Karysa Kent on July 20, 2017 at 4:48 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – An important letter is coming in the mail for business owners. Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation is returning $1 billion to Ohio’s employers. According to the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation all eligible private employers must have been billed premium for the policy year ending June 30, 2016 or public employers billed by December 31,… Continue Reading

Tri-Valley relying on senior leadership this year

by David Carl Kinder II on July 20, 2017 at 4:38 pm

  DRESDEN, Ohio – Thursday marks 11 days until the start of high school football two-a-days. Thursday also marked the Tri-Valley Scotties’ last 7-on-7 of the summer. The Scotties hosted a 7-on-7 scrimmage with Ridgewood at Jack Anderson Stadium. This year’s TV group is loaded with a lot of senior talent which head coach Justin… Continue Reading

Christ’s Table Summer Donations

by Karysa Kent on July 20, 2017 at 4:22 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Many may think winter time is the busiest season for food pantries and hot meal programs, but that is incorrect. According to Executive Director of Christ’s Table, Keely Warden, the need increases while children are out of school. Especially on rainy days when children can’t go down to the parks for a… Continue Reading

O.J. Simpson Granted Parole

by George Hiotis on July 20, 2017 at 3:32 pm

O.J. Simpson was granted paroled after being in prison for almost 10 years for a robbery.  The hearing was held Thursday in Nevada.  He served nine years of a 33-year sentence at the Lovelock Correctional Center in Reno, Nevada.  He will likely be released on October 1st.  More at nbcnews.com.

3 Arrested in Coshocton Drug Bust

by George Hiotis on July 20, 2017 at 10:09 am

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office says three men are in custody after an early Thursday morning drug bust. Sheriff Tim Rogers says just before 6:00 a.m. deputies raided a home in the 200 block of north 3rd Street in Coshocton. Rogers says initially 18 people were taken into custody but after more investigation only three arrested. The… Continue Reading

Coshocton Threat Under Investigation

by George Hiotis on July 20, 2017 at 3:12 am

The Coshocton Fire Department is investigating threats to Coshocton Municipal Court. Authorities say an envelop was sent to the courthouse with a suspicious substance inside. There was also a claim that there was a bomb in a car in the parking lot. Coshocton fire officials say it turned out to be a hoax, although the… Continue Reading

Adamsville Homecoming kicks off with Annual Parade

by Nathaniel Shutt on July 19, 2017 at 11:55 pm

  ADAMSVILLE, Ohio- The long time tradition of the Homecoming parade featured local fire departments, organizations, classic cars, and even a few elected officials. While the parade is over, the event is just starting with a wide variety of activities on the schedule over the next three days. Thursday evening will feature local dance companies, archery… Continue Reading