More than 800 American Electric Power customers are without service in the South Zanesville area following a semi truck accident Monday afternoon.
It happened shortly after 1:00 p.m. on the Maysville Pike.
Initial reports indicate a semi truck was on Clay Street heading towards the Maysville intersection when the truck caught a low hanging power line, causing a pole to fall over on top of the truck. After the pole collapsed over the truck, it then caused two other power...
A local family owned business is expanding to call South Zanesville home.
Maxwell's Drive-thru and Pizzeria is setting up shop on Maysville Pike and while the restaurant is expected to open in the coming weeks, the drive-thru already operating seven days a week. It's open Sunday through Thursday from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday 8 a.m. until 11 p.m.
Co-Owner Cas Maxwell said the drive-thru serves more than your typical beer and chips.
A well traveled stretch of road in Muskingum County will be closing for a brief time this week.
On Friday, August 28 at 8:00 p.m., a section of the Maysville Pike will be closed to traffic for repairs to the railroad bridge. The road will open again on Monday, August 31 at 8:00 a.m.. During the road closure, eastbound traffic will be re-routed to State Route 719 to State Route 60 to Maysville Pike. The westbound traffic will be detoured to Putnam Avenue, to Moxahala, to State Route 719...
The Century National Bank on Maysville Pike was robbed Wednesday afternoon.
Shortly after 2:30 PM, the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office and Zanesville Police Department responded to the branch near Clay Street where a man with a weapon robbed the bank. The person fled the area with an unknown amount of cash. Zanesville's Detective Sergeant Harry Taylor described the suspect as a five foot seven, dark complected black male in his mid 20's. Taylor said he has a slender build and...
The westbound lanes of Maysville Pike were closed for a short period of time Wednesday evening due to an accident.
The call for the crash came in shortly after 5:30 p.m. According to Trooper T.E. Davis of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a Jeep going west on Maysville Pike ran off the side of the road and hit a culvert, causing the vehicle to overturn just north of Tat's Restaurant.
The driver of the Jeep, Hilda Gillespie, was the vehicle's only occupant and transported...
Recovery efforts ended Thursday night near Maysville Pike where a vehicle drove into a pond.
Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says it happened around 3:30 Thursday afternoon just across the street from the Maysville Regional Water District building. The State Highway Patrol's Zanesville Post Sgt. Jeffrey Jirles said it's believed the vehicle was travelling west on US 22 when it lost control, went off the side of the road and submerged in the pond.
People nearly had to fight for parking spots at Workmens on Maysville pike Saturday.
The fall outfitter hosted its annual tent sale Saturday afternoon, and people came flocking to the scene. For the past ten years Workmens has brought out its old merchandise for a massive tent sale. The owner, Eric Moore said its about giving people one last option to purchase discontinued items.
"We're kind of a fall oriented type of retail store and this is just a great way to kick off the...