Stories tagged with: Chris Hamill

June 16, 2015 - 4:34pm
2 weeks 6 days ago

It's that time of year again, as real estate taxes are due.

That includes all Muskingum County real estate taxes and mobile home taxes. County Treasurer, Chris Hamill talked to us about the proper steps to pay them.

"The real estate taxes for the second half are going to be due June 26, and to avoid any penalties, you need to pay those by that date," Hamill said. "You can come in to our office between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. You...

May 8, 2015 - 5:19am
8 weeks 4 days ago

Top stories for Friday, May 8, 2015.

11-year-old Arrested for Bomb Threat

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - According to the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office an 11-year-old boy was arrested and charges are pending after he made a bomb threat Tuesday. Sheriff Matt Lutz said the student in this case will probably be charged as a minor, but could face felony charges of inducing panic.

Chris Hamil New Treasurer


May 7, 2015 - 3:15pm
8 weeks 4 days ago

Muskingum County now has a new treasurer.

The Muskingum County Republican Party has appointed Chris Hamill to the position. She was chosen last night out of 6 others. Hamill said she feels that she can bring many qualities to the table.

"Muskingum County deserves to have leadership serving in the capacity of County Treasurer. I believe I can bring my qualities of leadership and dedication to this office. I have already spoken to the office staff and they are very excited to...

May 5, 2015 - 5:24pm
8 weeks 6 days ago

Polling closes for this year's primary election Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. We sought out people voting in the election. 

There were only a handful of things to vote on in Muskingum County, and Director of the board of elections, Chris Hamill, said that's one reason she expected a low turnout. As of late afternoon Tuesday, she did not think voting would hit 13 percent. But one voter said everyone should get out and vote. 

"I know it's a smaller, kind of a local...

May 4, 2015 - 5:00pm
9 weeks 14 hours ago

Voting for Tuesday's primary election opens at 6:30 a.m. 

Muskingum County voters have several issues to decide on. The Center for Seniors has a bond issue on the ballot, voters in the Village of Philo can decide on a levy for current expenses, the Village of Dresden has a natural gas aggregation issue and in Jackson township, there is an issue for cemetery operation costs. 

Director of the county board of elections, Chris Hamill, said many people decided to cast their...

April 21, 2015 - 2:43pm
10 weeks 6 days ago

Election Day is just two weeks away, and several local issues will be decided.

There are four issues on this year's ballot and a Republican primary race for Zanesville city law director. County wide, the Center for Seniors has a bond issue to provide funds for a new building.

In the Village of Philo, voters can decide on a levy for current expenses, in the Village of Dresden there is a natural gas aggregation issue and in Jackson Township there is an issue for cemetery operation...

February 12, 2015 - 5:14pm
20 weeks 4 days ago

Muskingum County Board of Election members met this week to certify candidates and issues that will be placed on the May 5th ballot.

Of the 20 candidates to be placed on the ballot, 19 were certified. One council at large member was not and was notified by mail.

"There will be one contested race, and it is in the republican ballot and it is the law director," said Muskingum County Board of Elections Director, Chris Hamill. "So if you're wanting to request an...

February 2, 2015 - 6:26pm
22 weeks 12 hours ago

If you are interested in running in the may primary, the deadline to file is fast approaching.

You need to have all of your petitions filed by this Wednesday the 4th at 4PM. We spoke to Chris Hamill, Director of the Muskingum County Board of Elections who told us what you'll need.

"If they decide to run for an office, one of the city offices, then they'll need to come in and pick up a petition, have that petition circulated and then bring it back to our office."


January 26, 2015 - 7:01pm
23 weeks 12 hours ago

The May 5 primary may seem like a long time from now, but filing season is on-going right now.

February 4 is the deadline for candidates to file their petition to be on the ballot. Monday, just the second person in Muskingum County submitted his petition for approval of the board of elections. Zanesville City Councilman David Tarbert formally announced his candidacy to run for city law director Monday.

"One of the reasons for the switch right now is I'm comfortable with...

January 16, 2015 - 5:10pm
24 weeks 3 days ago

The filing deadline for elected officials who plan to be on the ballot for the May 5th primary election is rapidly approaching.

Director of Muskingum County Board of Elections, Chris Hamill says the filing deadline is February 4th, at 4:00 p.m.

"We do have that coming up, and any of the offices that could be placed on the ballot for this May 5th election would be all the elected officials in the city except for the Municipal Judge," said Hamill.

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