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Putnam Hill Park Annual Easter Egg Hunt

by Jennifer Henry on April 21, 2019 at 5:14 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – An annual easter egg hunt took place Sunday afternoon. Putnam Hill Park on Grandview Avenue held their hunt for kids ranging from ages 0 to 16 years old. The egg hunt is bigger and better than ever with more eggs than last year, and every egg holding a prize. “There’s multiple different things…. Continue Reading

Bikers For Boxing Amateur Boxing Show

by Jennifer Henry on April 21, 2019 at 1:54 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Making a punch for bikers in the area. The first annual Bikers For Boxing amateur boxing show was held at the Police Athletic League complex. Local athletes that train with Zanesville P.A.L. participated in the event. Athletes from other cities in the state were involved as well. The fighters range from ages 8… Continue Reading

Crooksville Easter Egg Hunt

by Jennifer Henry on April 20, 2019 at 6:57 pm

CROOKSVILLE, Ohio – Getting a head start on the egg hunting one day early. The Crooksville Fire and EMS Department and the Police Department hosted a free egg hunt for the entire community at the Crooksville Park. This is the 7th year of the event, featuring refreshments for the entire family, bike and basket giveaways, and… Continue Reading

Shred Day at Community Bank

by Jennifer Henry on April 20, 2019 at 6:57 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – An opportunity to aid in the fight against identity theft and fraud. Community Bank in Downtown Zanesville teamed up with Muskingum Iron and Metal today to recycle items such as electronics and documents. This is the fifth year that Community Bank has offered this free event to the community. People simply need to… Continue Reading

2019 Harper Classic Memorial Run

by Jennifer Henry on April 20, 2019 at 6:52 pm

DRESDEN, Ohio – An annual event hit the ground running this morning. The Harper Classic 8k and 5k memorial run took place at the American Legion in Dresden. The event is put on every year to honor the life of Sergeant Brad Harper who served his country in Iraq. There were roughly around 200 participants in… Continue Reading

Christ’s Table Helps Out The Community On Good Friday

by Matthew Kinchla on April 19, 2019 at 4:34 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio. – A local organization was getting in their Easter spirit today in a number of fun ways. Christ’s Table in Zanesville had their own Easter Bunny this morning, a dedicated volunteer who was spending time with the children, and even handing out some baskets to the kids. Executive Director of Christ’s Table, Keely Warden… Continue Reading

Muskingum Rec Center’s 8 Week “Buddy Fitness Challenge”

by Matthew Kinchla on April 19, 2019 at 4:19 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio. – The Muskingum Recreation Center is having a fun competition for members and non members at the gym. The Eight Week Buddy Fitness Challenge starts on May 6th, and gives gym goers a chance to win 200 dollars.  Muskingum Rec Center Exercise Staff member, Christina Lipscomb said the Eight Week Fitness Challenge includes… Continue Reading

Local Runner Races For Second Time In Boston Marathon

by Jennifer Henry on April 19, 2019 at 4:16 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – A local runner raced her way to the finish line representing the Zanesville community. Katie McNeil participated in her second Boston Marathon race, which took place this past Monday. With a qualifying running time of 3 hours and 34 minutes, McNeil said she was a lot more confident this time around than her… Continue Reading

Longtime Zanesville Attorney Dies

by George Hiotis on April 19, 2019 at 4:06 pm

A well known Zanesville Attorney has died.  Leon Levion passed  away early Thursday morning at the age of 90.  Levion enlisted with the U.S Army in 1946 serving in the First Cavalry Division, 7th Cavalry Regiment.  After completing his military duty he returned to the University of Chicago to finish his education, earning his law… Continue Reading

Pet of the Week: Artemis

by Jennifer Henry on April 19, 2019 at 1:48 pm

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – It’s Friday once again, and we have an adorable dog to introduce you to for pet of the week. Meet Artemis. She is a two and a half years old, Harrier mix dog. Artemis is a special dog because she has been through the cell dog training program. She trained at the Noble… Continue Reading