Stories tagged with: Newark

June 14, 2016 - 3:18pm
5 weeks 3 days ago

NEWARK, OHIO- For about a year and a half, the Zanesville Air Force Recruiting Office has been closed. Recently, Newark has opened up a new office to assist those who are interested in enlisting in the United States Air Force (USAF).

The Air Force Recruiting Office is now located at 281 Deo Drive in Newark next to Kroger.

Charlotte Velasquez, Technical Sergeant, USAF, said that the Air Force offers a lot to those who would like to take on a different career path...

April 1, 2016 - 4:02am
16 weeks 1 day ago
The Licking County Crime Stoppers group is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest in two armed robberies. The first one happened on February 13th around 12:20 in the morning at the Duke Gas Station on Hazelton Etna Road. Sheriff’s Deputies say a man walked into the store and pulled out a knife and made off with an undetermined amount of cash. Later that day a man entered the Duke Station on North 21st Street near Jefferson Street in Newark, pointed a gun at an employee and...
March 25, 2016 - 12:47pm
17 weeks 1 day ago
The Newark Police Department says it’s searching for a suspect in connection with an abduction of a 19-year-old female. It happened on Thursday in the Everett Avenue area. The female is at home and safe at this time. Sergeant Clint Eskins released a sketch of the man who police are looking for – He is described as a white male, slender with gray hair that includes dark hair. He’s in his late 50’s to 60’s. His complexion is described as being “orange” possibly from recent spray-on tanning...
Matt Ryan
March 5, 2016 - 1:00am
20 weeks 13 hours ago

Newark held a 20-16 lead at halftime, but Reynoldsburg had success at the charity stride as the Raiders beat the Wildcats for the third time 53-47 in the regional championship

February 17, 2016 - 4:41pm
22 weeks 2 days ago
The Heath Police Department is investigating the death of a Frazeysburg man. Detective Sergeant Craig Black says 57-year-old Kim Moore had been visiting relatives in Heath on Tuesday when he took a cab to Newark. Sergeant Black says when he arrived at his destination on East Main Street he was not breathing. When medics arrived they found him deceased. Police are trying to determine when Moore died. Black says no visible signs of trauma were found by authorities. An autopsy was performed...
Matt Ryan
February 7, 2016 - 2:06am
23 weeks 6 days ago

LOCAL BASKETBALL SCORES 2-6-16

BOYS
NEWARK 72
TRI-VALLEY 56

MORGAN 88
MONROE CENTRAL 67

ZANESVILLE 60
BEECHCROFT 52

ROSECRANS 59
UNION LOCAL 49

COSHOCTON 55
FAIRLESS 52

GRANVILLE 70
WESTLAND 55

GIRL'S
TRI-VALLEY 56
MAYSVILLE 61 (16-0 IN MVL)

NEW LEXINGTON 45...

January 31, 2016 - 9:45pm
24 weeks 5 days ago

 Two Habitat for Humanity homes are considered a total lost after two fires late last night.

Newark Assistant Fire Chief David Decker said emergency crews responded to a call just after 10 Saturday night. Decker said the fire started at 40 Parker Avenue when their next door neighbor, at 36 Parker Avenue noticed the porch had caught on fire and prompted everyone to get out of the houses. The fire took about an hour to contain. Chief Patrick Conner said 3 adults and 5 children were...

December 17, 2015 - 12:44am
31 weeks 2 days ago

 Newark held a ribbon cutting Wednesday for its new fire department.  More in the video above.

Matt Ryan
December 15, 2015 - 1:31am
31 weeks 4 days ago
December 13, 2015 - 5:42pm
31 weeks 5 days ago

The Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest in connection with an aggravated robbery.

The Newark Division of Police said just after 5 p.m. Sunday Nov. 22 a 50-year-old man was walking on South 2nd St. by the railroad bridge when two men attacked him from behind. The victim suffered a significant injury to his face.

The suspects stole eight dollars. One suspect is described as a bi-racial male, 5'10" with dark hair. The other...

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