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Blood drive to honor cancer patients

by Elizabeth Morehead on April 20, 2018 at 5:23 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – People were able to join two families in their fight against Leukemia. A blood drive was held at the Muskingum Recreation Center by the American Red Cross in honor of those fighting cancer. Lindsey Hubal and Katie Wilhelm both have children fighting Leukemia and wanted to organize this drive because many don’t realize… Continue Reading

Pet of the Week: Roo

by Elizabeth Morehead on April 20, 2018 at 5:12 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- The Animal Shelter Society wants to introduce you to a special puppy looking for a forever home. Roo, who goes by a few different names, is a doberman mix who is missing his front legs. “As you can see he has no front legs. We think he’s got some doberman in him and we… Continue Reading

New business now open in downtown

by Elizabeth Morehead on April 20, 2018 at 5:05 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- A new business has opened in downtown Zanesville. Glammed, located on Main Street, is a boutique that offers eyelash extensions along with eyebrow waxing and tinting. Owner Morgan Jones and her cousin Whitney Gibson decided to partner together to open Glammed and bring something new to downtown. “I want them to see something they’ve… Continue Reading

Former Ohio State football coach Earle Bruce dies at 87

by David Carl Kinder II on April 20, 2018 at 1:53 pm

  COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Former Ohio State football coach Earle Bruce has died at his home in central Ohio. The College Football Hall of Fame member was 87. His four daughters released a statement Friday on the loss of “a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and a respected coach to many.” Bruce followed Woody Hayes… Continue Reading

Former OSU Coach Earl Bruce Dies

by George Hiotis on April 20, 2018 at 11:43 am

Former Ohio State football coach Earl Bruce has died at his home in Columbus. The college football hall of fame member was 87 years old. His four daughters released a statement on the loss of a “wonderful husband, father, grandfather and respected coach to many.” Bruce followed Wood Hayes as coach and compiled an 81-26-1… Continue Reading

Highway Patrol: Don’t Drink and Prom

by Brian Armstrong on April 20, 2018 at 11:34 am

ZANESVILLE, Ohio-With prom season right around the corner, law enforcement agencies are reminding students and parents about the dangers of underage drinking. Zanesville Highway Patrol Sgt. Kevin Kelley said it’s illegal for you to buy alcohol for anyone under the age of 21. He said he wants everyone to have a good time at prom and… Continue Reading

Police Searching for Breaking & Entering Suspect

by Nichole Hannahs on April 20, 2018 at 5:23 am

The Heath Police Department needs the public’s help identifying a man who attempted to steal firearms from the Rural King. Police said on Sunday, April 15 they responded to the Rural King at 2:30a.m. on Central Parkway to investigate an intrusion alarm. When officers arrived they found the front door of the business had been… Continue Reading

Pursuit Leads to Arrest in Coshocton Co.

by Nichole Hannahs on April 20, 2018 at 5:11 am

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office said they apprehended a dangerous felon after a short pursuit. Thursday, deputies and detectives were working on a tip on the felon, when they observed the male getting into a vehicle. Deputies attempted to initiate a traffic stop at East Main Street and North 15th Street, but the man led… Continue Reading

Protesters make voices heard at Maysville School Board meeting

by Briana Malaska on April 19, 2018 at 10:51 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — The Maysville School Board meeting was flooded with protesters Thursday evening. The family of Coby Bleakney, the 12-year-old boy whose life was lost to suicide on March 22, was among those protesting the school board for lack of action when it comes to bullying. “They stand there in the board meeting and state… Continue Reading

Browns, Bengals schedules released

by David Carl Kinder II on April 19, 2018 at 10:29 pm

  NEW YORK – The National Football League has released the schedules for the 2018 NFL season. CINCINNATI BENGALS Sept. 9 at Indianapolis Colts, 1 p.m. (CBS) Sept. 13 vs. Baltimore Ravens, 8:20 p.m. (NFLN) Sept. 23 at Carolina Panthers, 1 p.m. (CBS) Sept. 30 at Atlanta Falcons, 1 p.m. (CBS) Oct. 7 vs. Miami Dolphins, 1 p.m. (CBS) Oct…. Continue Reading