After just two short weeks of preparation, the 31st Annual Muskingum Valley and Licking County All-Star Game is set for 7:00 on Friday night at White Field. WHIZ is your place for complete coverage of the game, with live coverage on Z-92 beginning with pre-game coverage approximately 15 minutes before kick-off. The game will also re-air on WHIZ-TV on Saturday afternoon at 3:00. Muskingum Valley is looking for their third straight win in the series while Licking County...
The Muskingum Valley and Licking County All-Star Game is set for Friday, July 20th in Newark at Historic White Field. Kickoff time is 7:00 and you can listen to the game live on Z-92 beginning with pre-game coverage about 15 minutes before kickoff. The game will also re-air on WHIZ-TV on Saturday afternoon at 3:00.
In the days leading up to the all-star game, WHIZ will talk with the players and coaches of the Muskingum Valley All-Stars who are looking to make it three...
A Licking County Highway Department employee was killed Thursday afternoon when removing a tree.
According to the Licking County Sheriff's Office, shortly after 2 p.m. emergency personnel were called to 2083 Welsh Hills Road in Granville. During removal of a tree, the tree fell on 45-year-old Troy Murphy of Newark.
Murphy was killed. An autopsy will take place Friday at the Licking County Coroner's Office.
(ZANESVILLE) -- Practice is underway for the 30th annual Muskingum Valley-Licking County All-Star Game. Previous head men have admitted the experience of coaching the showdown for the first time is tough. Getting over 30 players from 11 different teams on the same page is no easy task. We stopped by practice on Monday to see how things were going.
Click the video link on the left to hear more from Day 2 of the Muskingum Valley All-Star practice.
The only contested race on the ballot was the Republican primary for mayor of Newark. Incumbent Bob Diebold will not be serving another term. He lost the primary to Newark city treasurer Jeff Hall. Out of 2560 votes cast Hall received 39.53 percent to Diebold's 35 percent and Coshocton music teacher Mike Blowers 25.47 percent.
Hall will face Democrat Max Sutton in the November election.