Stories tagged with: May Primary

May 6, 2015 - 2:19pm
1 year 11 weeks ago

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...

February 2, 2015 - 6:26pm
1 year 25 weeks ago

If you are interested in running in the may primary, the deadline to file is fast approaching.

You need to have all of your petitions filed by this Wednesday the 4th at 4PM. We spoke to Chris Hamill, Director of the Muskingum County Board of Elections who told us what you'll need.

"If they decide to run for an office, one of the city offices, then they'll need to come in and pick up a petition, have that petition circulated and then bring it back to our office."


May 20, 2014 - 1:40pm
2 years 9 weeks ago

 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 outcome...

May 7, 2014 - 6:18pm
2 years 11 weeks ago

The Permanent Improvement Levy for the Franklin Local School District was voted down last night during the Primary.

The levy was placed on the ballot with the hopes that $327,581 dollars would be generated to provide repairs which would last five years or more.

"We sent home a letter to all of the parents that stated how our current permanent improvement levy of 2 mills has been reduced by the county auditors office to .644 mills," said Sharon McDermott, ...

May 7, 2014 - 6:06pm
2 years 11 weeks ago

 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...

May 6, 2014 - 11:10pm
2 years 11 weeks ago

 The votes are in!

So far from Morgan county we have the results for one issue.

The issue to provide services for abused and neglected children passed by 95 votes.

May 6, 2014 - 11:06pm
2 years 11 weeks ago

 The votes are in! 

For Coshocton county....

The issue for Joint Vocational School District 1mills for General Improvement won by a close 11 votes.

The Jefferson Township issue for 1.5 mills to put toward road improvements won 122 to 79 votes.

The Coshocton Street Levy for 2.4 mills for construction to repait streets, roads and bridges won 58% to 42%.

The West Lafayette issue for 4 mills towards general operating expenses for the police department lost...

May 6, 2014 - 5:55pm
2 years 11 weeks ago

The polls were busy this afternoon for the last hours of the May Primary.

Over at Seventh Day Adventist church on Taylor Street, voters in Zanesville exercised their constitutional right to vote in hopes to not only better themselves, but also the community.

"I thought that the one ballot which is for the judge is very important to us. And that is one of the big reasons why I came to vote today," said voter Charles Schilling.

"Real special to me,"...

April 29, 2014 - 6:10pm
2 years 12 weeks ago

 The May Primary Election is one week from today.

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...

April 1, 2014 - 4:25pm
2 years 16 weeks ago

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...

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