Stories tagged with: south zanesville

January 23, 2015 - 5:37pm
16 weeks 6 days ago

It wasn't that long ago that drivers were complaining about the high price of gasoline. Well, Friday there are no complaints as gas prices have hit the lowest they've been since 2010.

In South Zanesville gas prices could be seen as low as $1.71, making it a great day for SUV, and truck drivers to fill up their tanks.

"I'm a lot happier with the way the gas prices are now than what they have been in the past years," said Adamsville resident, Tyler Perdue. "Since I...

January 22, 2015 - 2:33pm
17 weeks 18 hours ago

According to Chris Kerby of the Village of South Zanesville, a watermain break has occurred on East Main Street between Pembrook and State Route 555. 

Crews were boring a new sewer line Thursday and accidently hit a water line. 

Kirby says the portion of the road will be closed for about 4 hours. You are being asked to avoid the area while officals dig up the road for the source.

June 14, 2014 - 11:54pm
48 weeks 4 days ago

At approximately 10 o'clock on Saturday night officials from the South Zanesville Police Department said they pulled over a man in a red Jeep Cherokee at a traffic stop near the Speedway on the Maysville Pike for a moving violation .

On later observation officials were made aware of charges he was facing in Perry County for brandishing of a weapon. According to South Zanesville Police Chief, Eric Finley his department  detained the subject in order to...

March 18, 2014 - 6:21pm
1 year 9 weeks ago

Four area fire departments responded to the scene of  a house fire in Newtown Township this afternoon..

The fire was called in by a neighbor who witnessed smoke pouring out of windows of the home next door at 2775 Thompson Run Road.
South Zanesville, Roseville, Falls Township, and Newton Township fire departments responded to the call and contained the fire to a few rooms within the house. No one was home at the time of the fire.

"The house has...

November 24, 2013 - 7:02pm
1 year 25 weeks ago

For more than 25 years the South Zanesville Business Association Parade has provided the local community with a spectacular holiday display.

This year the parade's theme was "It's a Hollywood Christmas" and took several months to execute.

"We start the planning process of this in April and  we are looking at about 7 months of work from picking a theme, to getting the street shut down, to getting law enforcement involved, to getting marketing out there, "...

October 31, 2013 - 5:45pm
1 year 28 weeks ago

What started out as breakfast, ended in a fatal shooting.

At 9:45 a.m. Thursday morning, Muskingum County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a call about gunfire at the Burger King on Maysville Pike. When deputies arrived, they found 61-year-old Charles M. Hooper lying on the floor. The Zanesville man and Burger King regular was pronounced dead at the scene. Sheriff Matt Lutz says Hooper was killed in front of customers and Burger King employees.

"I believe we had three at one...

July 4, 2012 - 10:57am
2 years 45 weeks ago

The Village of South Zanesville announced Wednesday that they have lifted the water emergency that was in place.

Fiscal Officer Chris Kerby said in a press release that the water plant has been repaired from damages that occurred during Friday's storms.


July 3, 2012 - 11:39am
2 years 46 weeks ago

The Village of South Zanesville Tuesday announced its water plant is operational.  The storms on Friday caused problems for the facilitiy and residents were asked to conserve water.  Tuesday officials announced that everything is now back to normal for the village...but South Zanesville Fiscal Officer Chris Kerby says the Village remains under a water emergency and resident should stop all unnecessary use of water including washing cars and watering lawns.  Boiling water...

July 2, 2012 - 5:59pm
2 years 46 weeks ago

Residents in South Zanesville are continuing clean up efforts and local businesses and churches are lending assistance to those who need it.

Pastor Joy French has turned the basement of the South Zanesville United Methodist Church into a 24-hour cooling center for those without electricity.

"We have several church members that are either older folks or they have breathing issues, asthma conditions, and they don't have any power," said French.

17-year-old Robert...

July 1, 2012 - 12:41pm
2 years 46 weeks ago

The Village of South Zanesville is under a water emergency.

South Zanesville Fiscal Officer Chris Kerby said to stop all unnecessary use of water including washing of cars and water lawns.

Kerby said boiling water is not required.

The reason for this emergency Kirby said is due to the water plant being damaged during Friday’s storms.

If you have any questions, you can contact the Village of South Zanesville at 454-2112.

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