Stories tagged with: Zanesville High School

August 26, 2015 - 3:09pm
5 days 17 hours ago

Zanesville High School made their own piece of history this evening.

The new high school had its first day of school ever on September 7, 2010 and in honor of the history they've made so far a time capsule was buried in the courtyard.

"Well today we were able to follow tradition of having a time capsule. We had one in the old school that we dug up and we looked at all the contents in it and we thought how important it was for us to do that again. We have stuff from all...

August 25, 2015 - 4:05pm
1 week 1 hour ago

For the first time this school year, students entered the doors at Zanesville High School Tuesday.  

Nearly 900 of them filled the halls and the classrooms. It wasn't long before the typical first day issues surfaced. One student entered the office to say she couldn't get her locker opened. Principal Garry Young said teachers are ready to get going. 

"We're just trying to take a positive outlook on everything again," Young said. "We're trying to be more...

May 30, 2015 - 10:20pm
13 weeks 2 days ago

The Zanesville High School Class of 2015 walked across the stage Saturday in their graduation ceremony.

Over 200 Blue Devils dressed in decorated caps and blue and white gowns to receive their diplomas. Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Ohio, Maureen O'Connor delivered the commencement address. She shared a unique message to the students.

"My message tonight is simple and it might not be one that you would expect." Said, O'Connor "I'm not going to tell you to...

May 9, 2015 - 8:48pm
16 weeks 2 days ago

Zanesville High School held their annual induction ceremony for the Hall of Fame Sunday evening.

The event has been taking place for 8 years now and was open to the public. The individuals inducted were from past ZHS classes or other individuals. We spoke to Wayne Carpenter, President of the Hall of Fame committee who told us the requirements of being inducted.

"Well first of all they have to be nominated. Anybody or the community or the area can nominate people that they...

May 7, 2015 - 10:03pm
16 weeks 4 days ago

Community members and local churches participated in a day of prayer Thursday evening.

This is the 20th year of the event where members of the community gather to use the power of prayer to help get our community praying once again.

"We need to strike a match for prayer again for people believing in prayer again," said Pastor Joseph DiVincenco of New Hope Full Gospel Church. "We always want to do this and hope that it will happen, and people will come and be...

May 1, 2015 - 5:00pm
17 weeks 3 days ago

The Zanesville High School Robotics Club is back from the world championships and they have good news to share with the community!

The team matched their school's best record of five and five in the championships. The competition featured 450 teams that are divided into 5 divisions with 90 a piece. ZHS placed 34th out of the 90. Lead builder Christopher Sheline says they are able to apply their team experiences to real life.

"Really the whole thing is, you're given a problem...

April 23, 2015 - 7:45pm
18 weeks 4 days ago

The Zanesville Sophomore Honors English Class held their book launch Thursday.

This is the third year now the school has published a book. Library Media Specialist and English Teacher, Lori Lee says this was a project based assignment. Lee explains the process of what went into making the book "Mixing the Memories" a hardcover reality.

"What they do is they start by interviewing a family member and then they take that interview and create a transcript and then from...

February 23, 2015 - 8:46am
27 weeks 1 day ago

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December 19, 2014 - 6:12pm
36 weeks 3 days ago

For the Kevin Martin Youth Foundation it's "A Season Of Making A Difference."

Ten local families in need were chosen by Zanesville native and NBA star Kevin Martin and local business man Tim Mchugh to receive an All-Star Christmas. Friday, Kevin Martin Youth Foundation volunteers dropped off dozens of gifts to one of the lucky families, the Pidock's.

"Today we got with some what I call Santa's little helpers brought us some gifts, my family some gifts and it's...

October 27, 2014 - 5:51pm
44 weeks 22 hours ago

For the past 50 years the Zanesville Blue Devils have played football inside John D. Sulsberger Stadium.

As the Blue Devil's season concludes this week they'll be having a special tribute for the 50th anniversary. Zanesville High School Athletic Director Scott Aronhalt said it is important to remember the past.

"It's critical," said Aronhalt. "I think that's one of the things that overall if you look in society today I don't think we do a good job of understanding...

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