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H.S. Football- Rosecrans Rebounds to Pick Up First Win

by JT Raymond on September 21, 2009 at 4:19 am

H.S. Football:—————– Rosecrans: 34Conotto Valley: 30 Ridgewood: 34Steubenville Central: 7 Jake Conrad (Ridgewood) 397 yards rushing, 4 TD Centerburg: 0Newark Catholic: 31 H.S. Boys Soccer:———————- Morgan: 0Zanesville: 10 Wade Kaido (Zanes) 4 GoalsDamiann Ortiz (Zanes) 4 GoalsZack Pollock (Zanes) 4 Asst.

Pancake Breakfast Benefits Animal Shelter

by Katie Jeffries on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

Residents woke up early Saturday to help support a local charity. Applebees on Maple Avenue hosted a pancake breakfast from 8 am til 10 am, with all proceeds benefiting the Animal Shelter in Muskingum County. “It is a great event, they provide all the food and the location it is a 100% profit for our… Continue Reading

New Addition to Outdoor Show

by Katie Jeffries on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

No outdoor show would be complete without guns. The 4th annual Muskingum Valley Outdoor Show added a gun show, swap and sale to the festivities this year. While shot guns are the best sellers, there are also smaller hand guns for sale. “Well it is getting to be hunting season, so I think that is… Continue Reading

Students Take Aim At Outdoor Show

by Katie Jeffries on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

Local students hit the bulls eye the the Muskingum Valley Outdoor Show. The National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) held a friendly competition for students to show their skills. The tournament is in its 3rd year and coaches say archery teaches these kids more than just how to shoot. “Archery has a lot of… Continue Reading

Soggy Day At The Backwoods Fest

by Katie Jeffries on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

People in Thornville channeled their inner Daniel Boone today. Even though the rain made the day a little soggy, the Backwoods Fest took people back in time to the way pioneers used to live. “There has been a few people leaving, but a lot of people are just putting paper sacks over their heads and… Continue Reading

Car Crashes into Little Caesars

by Emily Baird on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

Little Caesars Pizza, on Maple Avenue in Zanesville, is cleaning up after a car smashed into the side of its building this afternoon. It happened around 4:30 p.m. Zanesville Police Department Patrolman Burke says the driver was pulling out of the speedway gas station onto Military Avenue when he lost control of his car and… Continue Reading

Curtis St. Fire Under Investigation

by Emily Baird on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

A Zanesville family is homeless after an early morning fire on Saturday. It happened just after 3 a.m. at 811 Curtis Street. Zanesville Assistant Fire Chief, Dave Huey, says no one was home at the time of the incident. He says the owner, Darren Edwards, and his sister were out of town, visiting family, when… Continue Reading

New Grave Markers Honor War Veterans

by Katie Jeffries on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

Many Americans are descendants of war veterans….today some local heroes from long ago were honored. Jacob Storts and Daniel Stotts,who served in the War of 1812 and the son, also named Jacob, who served in the Civil War were honored at Bear Run Cemetery in New Lexington. Bronze markers and wreaths were placed on their… Continue Reading

Zane State College Celebrates 40 Years

by Katie Jeffries on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

Zane State College is celebrating its 40th anniversary. In honor of the occasion, the college is holding a community festival. “Today is all about saying thank you to our community and celebrating together with the people in our community, the 40 years of higher education that we have been able to provide to this region,”… Continue Reading

Outdoor Show Has Variety of Vendors

by Katie Jeffries on September 21, 2009 at 4:02 am

Bow hunting season kicks off next Saturday and if you are interested in the outdoors the Muskingum County Fairgrounds is the place to be. The Muskingum Valley Outdoor Show is taking over the fairgrounds Saturday and Sunday. In attendance is a variety of different outdoor vendors. “Here in Southeastern Ohio, this is a prime opportunity… Continue Reading