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May 4, 2001 - 8:51am
6 years 17 weeks ago
An area bank has been forced transfer its money. Federal regulators closed the Malta National Bank in Morgan county. The office of the Comptroller Of The Currency says the bank engaged in ungound practices and incurred significant losses that are likey to continue. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation has been appointed as the bank's receiver. The F-D-I-C in turn, signed an agrement with North Valley Bank of Zanesville, which will take over all the deposits of Malta National. The Malta...
May 4, 2001 - 8:38am
6 years 17 weeks ago
The search is over for a missing camper in Muskingum county.
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office says a body has been pulled from the Muskingum river. It sufraced last night around six. Family members confirmed the body as that of
42-year-old Larry Napier of Sidney, Ohio. Detective Bob Stuttes says the body was found near a campsite in Duncan Falls. An autopsy is planned.
May 3, 2001 - 4:38pm
6 years 17 weeks ago
Senior Citizens in Muskingum County now have an alternative to Nursing Homes. It's called The Passport Program and it brings services and care to the Senior's home so they don't have to move into a nursing home facility. "in the past we started with transportation and home delviered meals. Now we have home care and personal service too. We help people take care of their homes, personal care providing bathes, changing dressings." said Terry Dunn, Executive Director Muskingum County Center...
May 2, 2001 - 4:40pm
6 years 17 weeks ago
Lowe is sponsoring a benefit festival on Saturday May 5, for the Muskingum County Disaster Services. It’s part of a national effort by Lowe’s Stores to give back to the community. The Lowe’s Heroes event will feature fire trucks, ambulances, food and activities. There will also be around 10 airplanes on display from the Experimental Aircraft Association. The event is from 10 until 4 in Lowe’s parking lot.
May 2, 2001 - 4:35pm
6 years 17 weeks ago
The Gus Macker 3-on-3 basketball tournament is still one month away, but some students got a taste of the action. Representatives from the Gus Macker headquarters rolled into town. The Road Show targets area schools to help promote the summer time tourney. Students were reminded of the upcoming deadline, May 11th is the cutoff and there is an 850-team limit. All proceeds from the June 2 and 3rd tournament will go to the Zanesville Downtown Association.
May 1, 2001 - 4:27pm
6 years 17 weeks ago
It was out with the old today as a forklift began to tear into a building in downtown Zanesville. The former Revco Store on Main Street was hit by heavy machinery, as crews from James and Sons Excavating worked to demolished the building. It may take a couple of weeks to finish the project. The empty space will be turned into a private parking lot. The construction is part of a larger project to renovate the top floor of the old Kresge’s building.
May 1, 2001 - 4:25pm
6 years 17 weeks ago
The Muskingum County Sheriffs Office says the second child in the last few days has suffered serious burns in an accident. Investigators say it happened Sunday at 2019 Wilkins Road in Zanesville. Detectives say 8-year-old Andrew Grove was throwing aerosol cans into an area that is used by the family to burn brush. And there was still some fire in the area. The cans exploded, according to the detectives, and the child suffered serious burns. Grove was taken to Children's Hospital in Columbus...
May 1, 2001 - 4:15pm
6 years 17 weeks ago
Law Day was celebrated in Muskingum County, by the Bar Association holding an essay contest. This year's topic was about the Constitution and how it effects lives. There were 45 essays from 6 different schools submitted. The top essay winners were awarded monetary scholarships. The first place winner, Melissa Love from Philo High School told a story about due process. Allison Stewart from Zanesville High School was awarded second place, and Kiel Hardy a senior from John Glenn took 3rd...
May 1, 2001 - 10:47am
6 years 17 weeks ago
To promote a heart healthy community the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health department is asking for your help. After introducing a new cardiovascular program, the health department now needs an eye-catching design. No more than two colors are permitted and the deadline for entry is June 1st. The logo will be seen on all of the cardiovascular health literature. The winning creator gets a one hundred-dollar gift certificate to Kroger. For more information call, Brenda Fox at 454-9741.
May 1, 2001 - 10:46am
6 years 17 weeks ago
A young Amish child is fighting for her life tonight after she was seriously burned in a freak accident. The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Department says that 13-month old Ella Miller of Edgemoor Road was hurt Sunday night around 6:30. Investigators say the family is Amish and has no electricity. The source of lighting is lamps and lanterns with lamp fuel. The Sheriff’s Office say vapor fuel accumulated around the child and at the same time a pilot light from a propane refrigerator ignited...
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