December 6, 2011 - 8:58pm
3 years 12 weeks ago
Around 150 Columbia Gas customers in New Concord have been without natural gas Tuesday following a problem with a pipeline late Monday night.
A Columbia Gas spokesperson says moisture got into the pipeline. The company has cleared the moisture, but now in order to restore service they must make access to every affected customer's home.
Additional crews have been called in to assist. The company is asking all the homeowners to leave outdoor lights on. Homeowners should have...
July 26, 2011 - 6:11pm
3 years 31 weeks ago
Due to a water main break, a boil advisory has been issued for the Village of New Concord.
Officials of The Village of New Concord Water Department are currently working to repair the water main break. Residents north of Glenn School Road in New Concord are advised to boil their water.
The advisory will remain in effect until Thursday evening at 5:00 pm.
April 25, 2011 - 10:41am
3 years 44 weeks ago
Water customers throughout the Village of New Concord may experience discolored water Tuesday. The New Concord water department will be flushing fire hydrants from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. This means customers shouldn't do laundry until the water clears.
March 31, 2011 - 9:12am
3 years 48 weeks ago
The New Concord Water Department has lifted the boil advisory in the North Friendship Drive area.
Officials had issued the alert on Tuesday due to a water main break.
Tests have confirmed the water is safe and residents may resume normal use.
March 23, 2011 - 3:31pm
3 years 49 weeks ago
A New Concord man is cashing in on a winning instant lottery game.
Jimmie Hines won $100,000 on the Ohio Lottery's Black Pearls scratch off game.
After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 31%, Hines will receive a check for $69,000.
Hines purchased the winning ticket from Cambridge News & Carryout located at 527 Wheeling Avenue in Cambridge.
The retailer receives a $1,000 agent bonus for selling a top prize winning ticket.
February 9, 2011 - 5:24pm
4 years 3 weeks ago
The boil advisory for customers affected by a water main break on Monday has been canceled.
The area affected included North Friendship Drive north of John Glenn Road, Jay Layman Drive, Cedar Circle and Ridgeview Drive.
February 7, 2011 - 1:05pm
4 years 3 weeks ago
A water main break that forced schools in the East Muskingum School District to close early Monday has also resulted in a boil advisory.
Officials at the New Concord Water Department say the following areas are affected:
North Friendship Drive north of John Glenn School Road Jay Layman Drive Cedar Circle Ridgeview Drive.
Water customers may experience low...
January 5, 2011 - 4:56pm
4 years 8 weeks ago
The Riesbeck family is adding another grocery store to their list.
The family welcomed the community this morning to their New Concord IGA for their ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony. The Riesbeck's operate 16 supermarkets including two in Zanesville. The New Concord IGA building was orginally Shegog's IGA before undergoing this major transition. The store's retail operation is now purchased by Riesbeck Food Markets but Shegog foods will...
September 5, 2010 - 8:28pm
4 years 25 weeks ago
Dogs are sunbathing at one local pool.
The Friends of New Concord Area Pool hosted the First Annual Doggie Day. About 20 dogs and their owners came out to show support.
"We thought it'd be great to get the owners and their k-9 companions out for a swim and help raise money for the pool," said Friends of New Concord Area Pool member Angie Nelson.
All proceeds will help with general operating costs of the facility. While some owners may be hesitant to take...
August 30, 2010 - 2:42pm
4 years 26 weeks ago
New Concord residents should keep a close eye on their water Tuesday.
The Village will be flushing fire hydrants from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Customers may experience discolored water and should not do their laundry until the water clears.
If you have any questions contact the New Concord Water Department.