The Muskingum County Community Foundation is still accepting applications for one scholarship and offering help with financial aid.
This is the first year the Nick Tilton Memorial Scholarship is being offered. Administrative Assistant, Katie McCarty, said the scholarship is restricted to West Muskingum students who have participated in extra-curricular activities.
"It was started this year in memoriam of Nick," McCarty said. "Started by an anonymous donor, and they...
The District Nine Science Day took place at the new Zane State Science and Technology building on Saturday.
More than a hundred students in grades five through 12 competed in the competition. Six counties were represented including Monroe, Washington, Coshoction, Noble, Guernsey and Muskingum. The children's projects were judged on a variety of aspects.
"They are judged on a couple of different things. They are judged on the scientific method first and foremost so they...
A John Glenn High School Freshman is named Miss Columbus Teen for 2014 .
Lexi Bubenchik is from Norwich and is a very active high school student. She is a member of the spirit, ambassador and glee club at John Glenn. She says juggling her busy schedule took time and dedication, but she was prepared to win.
"It took a lot of hard work and I got to practice a lot with my talents and with interview and getting all my clothes together for the casual and formal wear competition....
The Muskingum County Community Foundation wants students to know it's not too late to apply for a special scholarship.
To apply for the Miss Olga and Miss Olaf Hanson Scholarship students must have completed their sophomore year of college and be actively pursuing a career in education. The scholarship is available to students in all levels of study.
"It's for students that are majoring in education," said Director of College Access Programs at Scholarship Central. It...
A local girl from Zanesville High School won two scholarships for her high academic standards.
Andrea Ross is the recipient of both the Judge Perry B. Jackson Scholarship that was established in 1991 and the Minority Business Association Scholarship that is provided by funds collected at the annual Ribfest. Both scholarships were given through the Nelson T. Gant foundation. Ross says she worked hard to receive these scholarship.
The rising cost of college can be stressful for students, but scholarships can help lower the price tag.
Century National Bank and Kincaid, Taylor and Geyer are accepting applications for the J. Donald Kincaid and Julianne Kincaid Educational Trust. Jody Spencer of Century National Bank said the trust is made possible through a generous donation from the late Kincaids, who had deep roots in the Muskingum County community.
A local Golf Tournament Teed-Up as part of the World's Largest Contributor of Scholarships for young women this weekend.
The Miss Muskingum Valley Scholarship Program - a preliminary into the Miss American Organization- hosted their 3rd Annual Scholarship Fundraiser Saturday afternoon at the Vista Golf Course in Zanesville. Executive Director Stina McKendry said girls who take part in the program build confidence, social skills and become active members within their community....
LPGA player and Zanesville native, Michele Redman, returned to the area for a good cause.
Redman joined the 3rd annual 'Afternoon Tee' golf outing at Zanesville Country Club to help raise scholarship funds for local female students.
"Fortunately Mike Durant was the one that started wanting to do something with me and involve a charity," said Redman. "And he called me and we talked, so we picked Zane State. It's worked really well, it's easy for me,...