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 organization. It is very generous of them to provide this for us," says Larry Hostetler the executive director of the animal shelter.
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 important to realize that basically they are here to find things for the hunting season coming up," says Drew Stiegler who is a private party dealer.
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 great rewards, discipline, focus, skills they can use in their adult lives and tools that they learn that they can apply to other things, especially in the...
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 keeping on going and shopping. We have been selling in the rain too," says Norman Meyers of Shale Valley Primitive Crafts.
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 the incident occurred.
Huey says damage to the home is estimated at more than 30 thousand dollars.
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," tells Pamela Jira, the Executive Director of Institutional Advancement.
Kids jumped on the moon bounces as their parents enjoyed the beer garden and...