Stories tagged with: zanesville

December 28, 2010 - 8:25pm
4 years 27 weeks ago

The Muskingum Valley Red Cross is asking you to donate blood.

A blood drive will be held on December 30th at Secrest Auditorium in Zanesville from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The organization has teamed up with area businesses to help entice the public to come out and will be giving away one pound bags of coffee from Dunkin Donuts and $10.00 gift cards from Walmart.

"Right now our blood donations are down because of the holiday, because of the Christmas season and it's truly the gift...

December 27, 2010 - 7:16pm
4 years 27 weeks ago

To borrow a phrase from Mark Twain, the rumors of Zanesville's demise have been greatly exagerrated. The Blue Devil boys basketball team returned to their winning ways after a two game skid, handling Massillon Washington 71-61. It was the highest scoring output for the Devils this season. Senior Cole Carpenter leading the way with a career high 25 points and 10 rebounds, good for his second double-double of the year. Tanner Gibson poured in 22 points, as Rian Burrell chipped in 11. ...

December 25, 2010 - 2:26am
4 years 27 weeks ago

 The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible accidental stabbing at 4140 Roseville Road in Zanesville.

No other details have been released at this time. We will bring you more information as it becomes available.

December 23, 2010 - 10:27pm
4 years 28 weeks ago

There seemed to be a lid on the basket at Jimmy Allen Gym for the Zanesville Blue Devils as they fell in their second staright game. The Devils only shot 30 percent from the field in the loss that saw Newark knock off Zanesville for the second time in three years. Zanesville will next hit the court against Massillion Washington on Monday December 27.


H.S. Boys Basketball

Newark 48 Zanesville 32

N: Daniel Logan- 11pts, Bret...

December 22, 2010 - 10:53pm
4 years 28 weeks ago

H.S. Girls Basketball

Newark Catholic 32 Zanesville 44

Z: Ashley Dobbins/Kailee Howe/Kensi Howe - 10 pts

NC: Lauren Blair - 10 pts

Rosecrans 87 Beallsville 60

R: Jess Smith - 17 pts, Lakota Browning - 16 pts, Molly Nash - 15 pts

West Muskingum 37 Maysville 55

Mays: Melanie Poorman - 18 pts, Karen Sidwell - 13 pts

West: Erica Winland - 14 pts, Amy Graham - 13 pts

Philo 51...

December 22, 2010 - 7:26pm
4 years 28 weeks ago

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Wednesday evening for a new restaurant now open in Zanesville.

Jack Havanas located at 216 Hazlett Court is joining Weasel Boy and Muddy Misers in the Putnam area. Owner John Starner says he has been wanting to open this restaurant for a while.

"We wanted to get back into the tropical theme and make you feel like you're on some forbidden Caribbean island, namely Cuba," he said.

Starner said the menu has a carribean twist and uses...

December 21, 2010 - 10:52pm
4 years 28 weeks ago

Boys Basketball

Wheeling Park 52 Zanesville 42

Zanes: Tanner Gibson 25 pts; Cole Carpenter 6 pts, 12 reb

WP: Bubby Goodwin and Marqez O'Neal: 19 pts each

DeSales 55 Rosecrans 56

Rose: Aaron Parry 17 pts, 10 reb; Jake Phillis 12 pts; Zak Kirkbride 12 pts

Philo 22 John Glenn 61

Maysville 39 Tri-Valley 43

Morgan 58 New Lexington 67

NL: Ethan...

December 21, 2010 - 7:54pm
4 years 28 weeks ago

Christ's Table is offering a warm meal to those in need this Christmas.

Located in downtown Zanesville, the charity is providing a special turkey lunch on Saturday. Executive Director Gretchen Sayre says anyone who walks through the door is considered a guest.

"We do have table clothes on the table and Christmas decorations on the tables, we try to do that through all of the holidays to make them feel like they are at home or at a restaurant," she said.

It will be...

December 21, 2010 - 7:29pm
4 years 28 weeks ago

According to public officials, there are more than 200 offenders waiting to serve time at the Zanesville City Jail.

Police departments across the country are facing major budget cuts due to the struggling economy and Zanesville is no exception.

"It's really getting to the serious point that we can't afford to operate in a very efficient or to me, an acceptable level," said Chief Eric Lambes.

Last year, he had to shut down the second floor of the city jail to save...

December 20, 2010 - 6:02pm
4 years 28 weeks ago

For the first time in 32 years, the Zanesville Blue Devils hosted a vasity wrestling match. The dormant program coming back to life this year, with an opportunity Monday afternoon to showcase their talents in front of the entire student body. Principal Mark Ulbrich calling an afternoon assembly to show support for the new program, and coach Jeff Lawless's bunch didn't disappoint, with a 50-30 win over Stivers School for the Arts.



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