Stories tagged with: The Fieldhouse

March 8, 2015 - 8:38pm
1 year 7 weeks ago

Over 600 pups and their handlers stormed the Fieldhouse Sunday to compete in an American Kennel Club Agility Competition.

Agility competitions are designed to demonstrate a dogs willingness to work with its handler in many situations. It takes teamwork to navigate the obstacle course in a race against the clock.

"When you start out you start out at a beginning level that's called Novice, and then once you pass that three times you move up to Open, and then three passes in...

November 10, 2014 - 4:13pm
1 year 24 weeks ago

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,...

September 19, 2014 - 4:53pm
1 year 32 weeks ago

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...

September 12, 2014 - 5:42pm
1 year 33 weeks ago

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...

February 23, 2014 - 6:44pm
2 years 9 weeks ago

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....

December 26, 2013 - 7:23pm
2 years 18 weeks ago

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...

December 20, 2013 - 6:44pm
2 years 19 weeks ago

The Fieldhouse Foundation in partnership with Lowe's Home Improvement and the Mid East Career and Technology Center are providing a new activity for disabled children in our area.

For more than a year the three organizations worked together to create a nine hole golf course on the second floor of The Fieldhouse. Lowe's along with other sponsors donated the materials while Mid East students provided the labor.

"We promote that in our program," said carpentry instructor,...

September 13, 2013 - 7:59pm
2 years 32 weeks ago

Autozone's Distribution Center in partnership with The Fieldhouse will provide special needs training in a new facility.

The People Abilities Center will train future special needs Autozone employees and potential employees for all companies in Southeastern Ohio . The donated equipment is specifically modeled to serve the disabled.

"Inside the building behind me is about 5,000 square feet of physical therapy stimulation equipment Said CEO of The Fieldhouse,Mick Amicone. We...

July 5, 2013 - 6:11pm
2 years 43 weeks ago

Church members are cleaning up a soggy mess today after a roof collapsed at their church in downtown Zanesville.

The Grace United Methodist Church's custodian discovered the hole early Friday morning. Dan Arter, a trustee for the church, says they think water from this weeks rain built up on the roof and became so heavy, it collapsed.

Arter says they estimate at least 2,200 gallons of water came through the building, destroying pews, doors, carpet and tile all the way to the...

June 27, 2013 - 6:29pm
2 years 44 weeks ago

The Fieldhouse Foundation held their 15th annual awards ceremony and gave out scholarships to many well-deserving athletes who will be heading off to college in the fall.

"There were 35 well deserving applicants. We have a committee of seven. Each committee member reviews all the applications that are submitted. We come down to a final five and that's when we determine today, the final recipients of the awards. But all finalists will receive scholarships. Anywhere from $250 to $...

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