Stories tagged with: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
3 weeks 2 days ago

 Members of the community were invited to a special event in honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The 25th Annual City-Wide Singspiration was held in the John McIntire Library Auditorium earlier today and there were nearly 100 people in attendance. John McIntire Library, Assistant Director, Blair Tom said the library is delighted to host the event.

"What this event does annually is bring the community together in the auditorium to enjoy the combined voices of the...

January 12, 2016 - 4:46pm
4 weeks 1 day ago

The first event will be the 24th Annual Ethnic Food Fair at 11am this Friday, January 15th at the Campus Center at Zane State College. The menu will be featuring Cuban, Italian, Greek, and Soul cuisines prepared by Zane State Culinary Arts students under instruction of Chef Marco Adornetto. Tickets are only $10 per person and are available for purchase in the Business Office in College Hall or by calling 740.588.1321.

The second event will be taking place at 4pm on Sunday, January...

January 19, 2015 - 7:43am
1 year 3 weeks ago

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Road Closure

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Muskingum County Sewer Department says east main street will close from 225 East Main to County Road Six starting at 8:00 A.M. Monday morning and ending at 4 P.M. Traffic won't be able to get to County Road Six coming down East Main Street during this time.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - Today you can attend the 21st...

August 28, 2013 - 3:26pm
2 years 23 weeks ago

Wednesday was the anniversary of the both famous and influential, "I have a Dream" speech by civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Zanesville pastor, Clifton Kilpatrick was only 4-years-old when King delivered his speech, but says he remembers how that day and the years to follow, changed his community.

"I was living in Meridian, Mississippi; my hometown. So down south, the deep south, that was a high point in my community," said Kilpatrick. "...

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