The Fieldhouse Family Fitness Center owner, Mick Amicone, met with the Muskingum County Commissioners Thursday to talk about his proposed plan to buy property at the Sunrise Center.
Amicone said he is in the process of expanding, and hopes to purchase 27.6 acres of land, adjacent to the Fieldhouse. The land he plans to purchase would include the Muskingum County Center for Seniors. He offered multiple proposals to sell back or lease the senior center to the county commissioners.
Beautiful weather is in the forecast and on Saturday, April 18, you have the chance to get outside and walk for a wonderful cause.
'Walk with a Twist' has been going on for 4 years now. Not only does this event take place here in Zanesville, but also on a National level as well. Jim Fraunfelter, Chairman for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's Walk told us more about how it works.
"We wanted something unique. We have folks from California to Kansas to Chicago, Zanesville...
The Fieldhouse hosted the NFL Play 60 Flag Football Program Tuesday evening.
The event was sponsored by the Fieldhouse Foundation, the Pepsi Cola Company and the NFL. The cost to attend the event was $95, which included the child's uniform, NFL gear, flags and their own football. The Pepsi Cola Company and Fieldhouse Foundation sponsored those who were unable to financially afford the program. Mic Amicone, Owner of the Fieldhouse says that they got very positive responses.
While dogs ran through obstacles on one end of the Fieldhouse, Middle and High School runners practiced their form on the other.
Dozens of dedicated track and field athletes attended the first annual Southeast Ohio Track Clinic. This was the athletes chance to hone their craft and receive feedback from some of the state's best high school and college coaches.
"Of course they want to learn how to be better at the event, but I think it's the goal setting and the discipline and...
The Fieldhouse Foundation will host a new event in January.
The goal of the corporate cup is to promote wellness through more non-traditional techniques of exercise. The Director of Corporate Marketing and Wellness, Alainna Durfee, said the cup will get people working out together and realize that getting fit can also be fun.
"This is a great way for people to come in and understand that getting fit and being active as a family does not always have to be on equipment,...
The Century National Bank Family Center at The Fieldhouse is up and running.
The 20,000 square foot Family Center is the result of a partnership that dates back 50 years between Century National Bank and the Amicone family. Mick Amicone said Century National Bank made The Fieldhouse a possibility years ago, and he is proud to have the bank's name inside The Fieldhouse today.
"They put us in business," Amicone said. "They took a chance on us 30 years ago and that's...
Helping people find their ideal employment opportunity is the goal of The Goodwill Industries Training Center.
And with a brand new location Kasi Neptune, the Vice President of Workforce Development in Human Services said that they hope to help even more people find the right employment opportunity. Neptune said that their focus is on helping people overcome anything to find employment.
"So we work with individuals who maybe have some struggles in life that a lot of us don't...
Gymnastics teams from all across Ohio competed at the Y-City Gymnastics Invitational Sunday afternoon. Mallory Gardner, meet director for the event, said while gymnastics is an individual sport, it's also a team sport.
"The girls can individually win an event, so they can win vault bars, beam or floor," Gardner explained. "And then we also have a team score where the top three scorers from each event will tie into the team score and they can win the team all around....
With the holiday's coming to an end, people are starting their New Year's resolutions early to get back into shape.
Fieldhouse CEO, Mick Amicone, says when it comes to exercising after all of those holiday meals, two common mistakes people make are overexerting themselves on the first day and being unrealistic about workout goals.
"They want to lose that 10 pounds that they gained over the holiday's and they want it now," Amicone explained. "They don't understand...