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Kroger and Christ’s Table donate to the community

by Madelyne Watkins on August 13, 2018 at 5:36 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – A well known company and local organization are working together to provide for the community this week at fair. Kroger day is Wednesday at the Muskingum County Fair. You will get free admission into fair if you bring two cans of Kroger vegetables. All of the canned goods donated will go to… Continue Reading

Arrest made in Newark stabbing

by Keely Lovern on August 13, 2018 at 5:24 pm

NEWARK, Ohio – According to the Newark Division of Police, detectives have arrested a stabbing suspect. On August 10, 2018, officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the area of 607 Glenbrook Drive. Officers arrived and located a female identified as Ms. Michelle Mullins lying on the ground wounded and bleeding. According to the… Continue Reading

Nashport teen dies in one vehicle accident

by Carolyn Fleegle on August 13, 2018 at 5:18 pm

ZANESVILLE,Ohio–The State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle accident that claimed the life of a Nashport teenager. Authorities said the accident happened around 1 p.m. Monday on State Route 208 in Madison Township. The Zanesville Post  reports that 16-year-old Gavin Morgan was driving westbound on State Route 208 when he failed to negotiate a… Continue Reading

OSU Doctor will visit Muskingum Behavioral Health next month

by Madelyne Watkins on August 13, 2018 at 5:15 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – A doctor from The Ohio State University will be presenting in Zanesville next month. Muskingum Behavioral Health is bringing Dr. Brad Lander to Secrest Auditorium on Tuesday, September 18th to present his speech, Understanding Addiction: the Squirrel Logic. He will talk about what addiction is, how it affects the brain, the best… Continue Reading

Resource for parents to find before- and after-school care

by Keely Lovern on August 13, 2018 at 3:56 pm

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, Ohio – With many children heading back to school this month, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) and Ohio Department of Education (ODE) remind parents to visit ChildCareSearch.Ohio.gov when searching for before- and after-school care for their children. Families can search for child care providers by county, city, zip code, program type and… Continue Reading

Missing juvenile from Zanesville

by Keely Lovern on August 13, 2018 at 3:47 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for a missing/runaway juvenile named Randi Marie Garth from the Buena Vista Circle Zanesville, Ohio area. According to the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office, Randi was reported missing on Thursday August 9th 2018 by her legal guardian. Randi is 17 years old, African American female, height 5’08,” weight… Continue Reading

Accident Under Investigation

by Nichole Hannahs on August 13, 2018 at 4:01 am

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office reports a Saturday night accident remains under investigation. Deputies said they received a report of an accident with injuries on County Road 38 in Keene Township just before 10:30pm Saturday, August 11. When authorities arrived they found Jeffrey Mullett, ejected from his Polaris Razor. He was transported to Coshocton Regional… Continue Reading

The Muskingum County Fair has officially begun

by Madelyne Watkins on August 12, 2018 at 8:49 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The 172nd Muskingum County Fair officially kicked off Sunday with a ribbon cutting. A crowd gathered around the grandstands at the fairgrounds to cut the blue ribbon, honoring all of those hard working volunteers that make this week possible. Director, Stacey Stewart, said the ribbon cutting signifies giving back to their community…. Continue Reading

Sports Barber and Foxfire Schools come together to help local kids

by Madelyne Watkins on August 12, 2018 at 8:44 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – A local barber shop and school worked together to give free haircuts and book bags to kids in the area as they prepare to head back to school. The Sports Barber and Foxfire Schools held their second annual back to school event on Sunday at the Muskingum Family YMCA. The barber shop cut over… Continue Reading

Man of La Mancha played at the Renner

by Madelyne Watkins on August 12, 2018 at 8:39 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Renner, Home of Zane Trace Players presented a play this weekend based on a famous book.   Man of La Mancha is described as a story within a story. Director, Rich Tolliver, said there are a lot of life lessons that are taught throughout the play. “All the things that are… Continue Reading