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College Football: Muskingum U. takes sixteenth ranked Ohio Northern to the wire.

by Jeremy Rauch on October 3, 2009 at 11:38 am

#16 Ohio Northern 37 (2-2, 1-0) Muskingum 34 (0-4, 0-2) (MU) Jake Burns – 281 yards passing (28-17-1), 100 yds rushing, 2 passing TDs, 2 rushings TDs (4 total). (MU) Dwight Sutton – 72 yards receiving. (MU) Blake Allen – 70 yards receiving. (MU) Brad Polaski – 73 yards receiving.  

Changes at the WHIZ radio stations

by Katie Jeffries on October 3, 2009 at 10:22 am

Some of your Favorite WHIZ Radio Stations are making a change. 102.5 FM, known as Highway 102, is moving to Baltimore, Ohio and will become WCVZ.  The current WCVZ signal, known as 92.7, will revert to WHIZ FM here in Zanesville. It has been a process that started almost 5 years ago.  WHIZ Media Group… Continue Reading

Zanesville Woman Assaulted with Car

by Emily Baird on October 3, 2009 at 10:00 am

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating what it’s calling an assault. It happened around 9:15 p.m. on Downard Road. Sergeant Fibbs says a woman was intentionall hit with a car and then the driver took off. Fibbs says the woman was taken to the hopsital by a friend with minor injuries. The Zanesville Police Department… Continue Reading

Wilds Photo Opportunity

by Emily Baird on October 3, 2009 at 9:45 am

A group of individuals at The Wilds are trying to find that perfect picture this weekend. They are taking part in The Wilds’ second annual Photography Camp, and Conservation Education Specialist, Denise Natoli Brooks, says thanks to the amazing response from last year’s three day camp, The Wilds was able to add an additional one… Continue Reading

Paul Bunyan is Taking Over The Guernsey County Fairgrounds

by Katie Jeffries on October 3, 2009 at 6:38 am

The roar of chainsaws can be heard coming from the Guernsey County fairgrounds. The Paul Bunyan show features all aspects forestry and the fairgrounds’ midway is filled with different types of forestry equipment. Organizers say they are expecting around 10,000 people to attend. "This is the largest wood industry trade show east of the Mississippi… Continue Reading

65th Annual Muskingum Soil & Water Conservation District Meeting and Banquet

by Katie Jeffries on October 3, 2009 at 6:31 am

Ohioans depend on the land’s natural resources. Today, the Muskingum Soil and Water Conservation District held its 65th annual meeting and banquet. Officials say good soil and water is the key to healthy plant and farm life. "It is the basis for everything that we do, whether you are a home gardener, whether you are… Continue Reading

65th Annual Muskingum Soil & Water Conservation District Meeting and Banquet

by Katie Jeffries on October 3, 2009 at 6:31 am

Ohioans depend on the land’s natural resources. Today, the Muskingum Soil and Water Conservation District held its 65th annual meeting and banquet. Officials say good soil and water is the key to healthy plant and farm life. "It is the basis for everything that we do, whether you are a home gardener, whether you are… Continue Reading

Prost! To the Dresden Oktoberfest

by Katie Jeffries on October 3, 2009 at 6:29 am

Villagers in Dresden came out today to have a beer and celebrate their German heritage. The sound of polka music and the smell of bratwurst filled the air at the Dresden Oktoberfest. "We got a German name so we figured we would go ahead and celebrate our German hertigate through Oktoberfest. We’ve got beer, music,… Continue Reading

H.S. Volleyball: River View hosts Bishop Hartley.

by Jeremy Rauch on October 3, 2009 at 6:00 am

Bishop Hartley (14-5) 25 22 25 27 15 River View (12-4, 7-1) 13 25 15 29 6 (RV) Olivia Neace – 17 kills, 22 digs, 2 aces. (RV) Kayla Landacre – 21 assts, 5 kills. (RV) Laurin Hampton – 6 kills. (RV) Caley Conkling – 6 kills.

H.S. Football: Zanesville suffers first loss of season at Logan, Tri-Valley stays perfect in the MVL, John Glenn upsets Crooksville

by Jeremy Rauch on October 3, 2009 at 2:29 am

Zanesville 0 Logan 26 Rosecrans 20 River 14 (OT) John Glenn 10 Crooksville 8 Caldwell 12 Beallsville 9 Cambridge 21 Coshocton 31 Lakewood 6 Bexley 45 Ridgewood 21 Garaway 7 New Philadelphia 51 River View 0 Columbus Academy 27 Newark Catholic 19 West Muskingum 28 Maysville 0 Philo 0 Tri-Valley 38 Sheridan 40 Morgan 0… Continue Reading