Stories tagged with: zanesville

December 21, 2010 - 9:52pm
4 years 49 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 - 6:54pm
4 years 49 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 - 6:29pm
4 years 49 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 - 5:02pm
4 years 49 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.



December 18, 2010 - 5:39pm
4 years 49 weeks ago

What a first week for the Zanesville Blue Devls at the new Winland Memorial Gymnasium. Three games in the first week of the new home nets three wins for Zanesville, but it wasn't easy. The Blue Devils entered the final frame against Cambridge Saturday night tied with the Bobcats at 29, only to outscore the upstart Cambridge team 14-7 in the fourth quarter, to win by the final tally of 43-36. Leading the Blue Devils in scoring was Cole Carpenter who had a game high 19 points and 9 rebounds....

December 17, 2010 - 10:10pm
4 years 49 weeks ago

The shine was off the new Winland Memorial Gymnasium on Friday night, the inaugural game had been played, all that was left was basketball. Zanesville did not need overtime dramatics in their second contest in their new home, handing future league opponent River View a 59-31 loss. The Blue Devils record their fourth win of the year, behind senior point guard Tanner Gibson, who poured in a season high 22 points, 18 of those coming from behind the arc with six three pointers. Senior Rian...

December 17, 2010 - 5:40pm
4 years 49 weeks ago

Some culinary students are celebrating the holidays and also learning some valuable lessons.

The restaurant operations class at Mid-East in Zanesville, taught by Randall Webber, offers students with special needs the opportunity to gain work experience, so they can one day find entry-level jobs in the field. This week they are hand-making and decorating ginger bread houses.

"There's more to it in that project based learning really helps the students explore different areas,...

December 17, 2010 - 5:29pm
4 years 49 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is struggling to make ends meet as they deal with budget constraints by the city.

City Council is currently battling a nearly $500,000 budget deficit, impacting many departments. Police Chief Eric Lambes said they had to deal with the same problems last year, but now the idea of furlough days is being tossed around, which could adversely affect the community.  

"It's not only aggravating to me, but to the officers too...

December 17, 2010 - 3:33pm
4 years 49 weeks ago

River View: Zanesville:

Rosecrans: Shadyside:

Tri-Valley: Sheridan:

John Glenn: New Lexington:

Crooksville: Maysville:

Morgan: West Muskingum:

Hiland: Ridgewood:

Claymont: Coshocton:

Dover: Cambridge

Meadowbrook: New Philadelphia:

Licking Valley: Newark Catholic:

Lakewood: Granville:

Newark: Groveport-Madison:

Caldwell: River :

Fort Frye: Shenandoah:

Buckeye Trail: ...

December 15, 2010 - 9:44pm
4 years 50 weeks ago

The Budget Committee spent three hours Wednesday evening dissecting the city of Zanesville's proposed budget for 2011.

Created by Budget and Finance Director Dale Raines, the committee members reviewed line by line the proposal to figure out how the city can resolve its $500,000 deficit. Department heads were under scrutiny having to explain why they have chosen to use money a certain way.

"The budget is councils ordinance, if they are going to pass an ordinance, than they...

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