There is a new face on the bench in Muskingum County court.
Zanesville attorney Scott Rankin has been appointed to a seat left vacant by Judge Eric Martin who moved to common pleas court.
Rankin said you won't see a dramatic change on the bench since he's a proponent of some of the things Martin initiated.
"I'm a strong proponent of the hope court program that was started by Judge Eric Martin," Rankin said. "I would look to expand that program to get...