The race for Zanesville City Law Director is down to two candidates.
David Tarbert beat fellow republican Derrick Moorehead in Tuesday's Republican Primary and in November will face incumbent Scott Hillis. Tarbert said a lot of hard work went into the win.
"Well, we're extremely excited. I mean it was a tough campaign. It's been a long campaign for a city election in a primary race, but we are extremely excited and are very very thankful to all the voters who came out and...
Today the Muskingum County Board of Elections certified the May Primary Election.
In addition to the count on election night, 106 provisional ballots were counted today.
"A provisional ballot is a person who has moved within the county or has moved from one county to another," said Chris Hamill, Director of the Board of Elections. "Those are not counted until we actually check to make sure the voter did not vote in their old precinct."
The failure of the five dollar motor license tax during yesterday's primary was a disappointing result for the Muskingum County Engineers Office.
County Engineer Doug Davis says the additional revenue for road repair, maintenance and improvement would have aided significantly in the engineers office efforts to maintain road and bridge infrastructure.
"We had such a rough winter, last winter we spent a little over $400,000 on ice and snow, which is more than twice as...
Steven Buck is one of four candidates running for Muskingum County Probate Juvenile court judge. He currently serves as a magistrate in probate juvenile court. Buck says he's aware of the issues of drugs and neglect as well as the challenges and reasonable solutions in the court.
"I am the candidate with most experience actually in both courts. I have over 20 years experience as a probate attorney, handling decedent's...
Secretary of State Jon Husted spoke this afternoon at the Zanesville Rotary Club.
With April 1st being the first day for early voting, Secretary Husted talked about the importance of voicing your opinion and voting in the upcoming May Primary election.
"There are many important issues on the ballot, including a statewide infrastructure bond issue, there are 614 local issues across the state, some competitive primary elections for both democrats and republicans...