An accident on Coonpath Road in Fairfield County, claimed the life a 27-year-old woman last night.
Around 1:30 AM, Susan Blade of Lancaster was outside of her disabled car when she was struck by a Chevrolet Blazer. The driver of the Blazer is 68-year-old Mona Berry also from Lancaster. Ms. Blade was pronounced dead at the scene by Pleasant Township EMS.
The crash is still under investigation, but alcohol does not appear to have been a factor.
This year's outdoor show may be about checking out all the cool hunting gadgets, getting tips on fishing or camping, but it's also much more than that.
The 4th annual Muskingum Valley Outdoor Show kicks off Saturday at the fair grounds. New this year is a benefit banquet, taking place Saturday evening to raise money for the group Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry.
Along with the banquet, there will be educational opportunities for kids, a swappers meet and a gun show...
An event in Zanesville is being called the social event of the fall season.
Around 300 women attended the 'Lunch With The Asters' benefit at Zanesville Country Club, to raise money for the Helen Purcell Home.
"The home was started many years ago by Helen Purcell, they want to provide for people who maybe their money has run out and they have no means to stay at the home," tells Co-Chairwoman, Geraldine Zylinsky.
The new K-9 officer will soon be part of the Zanesville Police Department.
Chief Eric Lambes says the Schottenstein family of Columbus offered to pay for a new dog and the ZPD graciously accepted. The dog will be hand selected by Officer Mike Schiele and is expected to join the police force in 9 to 12 weeks.
"Mike (Officer Schiele) will go down and work with the trainer and together they will decide which dog is best for what we want it to do. You know, the dog that fits...
Ohio University is in danger of losing its national accreditation for its College of Education and that could affect education students at the Ohio University Zanesville campus.
According to information provided to WHIZ by the dean of the College of Education Renee Middleton, the school was put on "accreditation with probation" status in 2007. The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education put the school on probation because there was no assessment system in place to...
The Genesis Extended Care and Rehabilitation Center was named the 2009 Outstanding Host Agency Champion Friday by state officials.
Genesis received the honor, because several of their employees are part of the Experience Works program. Experience Works is designed to help unemployed people 55 and older gain training and get back in the work force.
"It's wonderful, it's wonderful, they do so many things. They're dependable, I guess reliable, and they're always here and...