Female golfers from around the area came out to the Zanesville Country Club Monday to celebrate women's education.
The Zane State College Foundation held its 7th annual Afternoon Tee: Drive for Women to raise money for women's scholarships. President of Zane State College, Doctor Paul Brown, talked to us about the success of Monday's event.
"It's great, we've raised about $40,000 for women's scholarships, and that's what today is all about to raise money for women,"...
Zane State has scored the presence of a former Buckeye football coach.
Jim Tressel is now the president at Youngstown State University, and he will be delivering the commencement speech at Zane State on May 9. College President, Dr. Paul Brown, said having Tressel come is very exciting.
"We're really excited about him being here first of all," Brown said. "We're honored that he's willing to do this for us, but anybody that knows Jim Tressel knows that he's been...
For the past 11 years Dr. Paul Brown has been the President of Zane State College, but in just nine short months he will be retiring.
Dr. Brown says that part of the mission of Zane State is to develop the region. Through his long involvement with the school he has become involved in the development of a project that would reinvest resources into the redevelopment of our region, which he sited as his reasoning behind the announcement of his retirement.
State funding for Ohio's two and four year colleges are now tied 100% to graduation rates and course completion.
The Inter-University Council of Ohio collaborated with the Ohio Association of Community Colleges to create the new framework for the funding. Dr. Paul Brown, President of Zane State College, worked on the new distribution plan and feels that it will transform the education system in Ohio.
"This last year we went to 100% percent funding based on performance...
Ohio University Zanesville and Zane State College held an active shooter drill on their campuses Friday.
The safety event brought together observers and 10 different emergency agencies from across the area. Director of Public Safety, Bethany Hayes says that training like this is incredibly relevant in todays day and age.
"In today's day and age I mean it is very very relevant. 74 shootings have happened since Sandy Hook in December of 2012. So we have to be vigilant, we have...
Those traveling into the downtown will see a beautiful site once work is complete.
The John McIntire Library recently removed some trees on the 5th Street side of the building that were over 20 years old. The trees were sick and others dead. The removal left the library in need of landscaping for the space. Thanks to the Daybreak Rotary the area is changing.
The organization presented the library with a $2,000 grant.
"I hear a lot of people say I know where Zanesville...
A donation by AT&T is helping advance the educational opportunities for students at Zane State College.
The AT&T Foundation recently donated $20,000 to Zane State in order to purchase digital video equipment including an electronic mixer, high end mac computer, a professional production monitor and HD camera.
"i just marvel at the possibilities that this technology will enable as they move out beyond college and into real economy that's out there," said Tom...