The Army Corps of Engineers is keeping a close eye on Dillon Lake and the downstream into the Muskingum River.
The area has received four inches of rain over the past several days.
"We monitored McConnelsville particularly from Saturday all the way through Saturday night and up until Sunday morning-in the event that it might take a pretty significant rise. We were going to immediately shut down," says project manager, Cliff Kilpatrick.
If you are looking to get your hands on a prized fish, there are some great catches at area water sources.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is naming more than a dozen lakes that would contain fish species that the "Fish Ohio" program recognizes. Buckeye Lake in Fairfield, Licking, and Perry counties is a good spot for saugeye and muskie fish while you can find largemouth bass at Salt Fork Lake in Guernsey County.
Some Zanesville water customers will be without service on Monday. The City today announced that Kokosing Construction will be performing a water main tie-in for the city water treatment plant. The following areas will be without water service: Buckeye Drive, Neil Avenue, Carpenter Street, Arter Lane, Wallwork Avenue and Adamsville Road from Coal Run Road to Neil Avenue. The work starts Monday at 10:00 am and will be finished by 2:00 pm. Customers in those areas may experience discolored...