Stories tagged with: zanesville

November 22, 2010 - 9:20pm
5 years 4 days ago

The Zanesville Fire Department is giving away free smoke detectors.

The ABC Wilson fund set up at the station provides the devices for free to families who may not be able to afford them. There are no eligibility requirements.

"I've seen some recent statistics that approximately 20 percent of the fires nationwide that occur, dwelling fires where there's either no smoke detectors or working smoke detectors," said Fire Chief Dave Lacy.

He said it's also important...

November 22, 2010 - 9:16pm
5 years 5 days ago

Zanesville city officials are working to strengthen their relationship with one local organization.

A Crime and Violence Committee meeting was held Monday night to discuss communication issues between the Zanesville Crime Stoppers and the police department. Member Don Jones addressed several problems the group has encountered with getting responses from the Z.P.D. It was decided that additional meetings were needed to seek a resolution.

"We as an organization will meet with...

November 17, 2010 - 4:10pm
5 years 1 week ago

A recent accreditation is helping one local business add new clients.

After months of waiting, Acute Nursing Care of Zanesville is proud to finally announce that its received certification from Medicare and the Community Health Accreditation Program. The company had to be extensively reviewed; having its employees, policies and procedures surveyed.

"In September we received our big survey which deems us for medicare to be able to take medicare, private insurance and workers...

November 15, 2010 - 6:40pm
5 years 1 week ago

The Festival of Trees is a holiday tradition for many in the city of Zanesville and Muskingum County.

The event kicks-off December 1st in conjunction with the Miracle on Main Street event, but the count is down slightly this year by about 40 trees.

"This is typical. We get a big huge rush toward the end of the deadline, and we always extend the deadline," says Zanesville-Muskingum County Chamber of Commerce Vice President, Kelly Ashby.

The deadline has been...

November 13, 2010 - 5:45pm
4 years 45 weeks ago

Time may be running out to visit one of Zanesville's best kept secrets.

The Zane Trace National Model Railroad Club held its annual open house Saturday afternoon. The public was invited to explore the intricate railroad track that takes up the entire third floor of the Old Business Equipment Building in the downtown area.

"It's a fictitious railroad from Zanesville to Charleston West Virginia, none exist but this is kind of how we came up with the plan everybody likes...

November 9, 2010 - 5:57pm
5 years 2 weeks ago

Zanesville is making the front page of a statewide publication.

Ohio Magazine has chosen the city as one of the best hometowns in the state for 2011, which now gives us bragging rights.

"Of course we know that we're a wonderful hometown. We love living here, but it's a great way to let all of Ohio know that Zanesville has a wonderful reputation, " says Zanesville-Muskingum Chamber of Commerce Vice President, Kelly Ashby.

A group from the magazine toured the city...

November 5, 2010 - 10:38pm
5 years 3 weeks ago

H.S. Football Playoffs

D-II Regional Quarterfinals

#8 Zanesville 19  #1 Marion-Franklin 49

#7 Tri-Valley 30  #2 New Albany 27 (2OT)

(TV) Matt Amicone-- GW 21-yd field goal in double overtime

**TV advances to play Uniontown-Lake Friday, November 12 @ 7:30 p.m.**


D-IV Regional Quarterfinals

#7 Albany Alexander 14  #2 Heath 55...

October 31, 2010 - 4:28pm
5 years 3 weeks ago

2010 OHSAA Playoff Matchups

Division II, Region 7 (Games Friday at 7:30)

#8 Zanesville at #1 Marion-Franklin

#7 Tri-Valley at #2 New Albany


Division III, Region 11 (Games Saturday at 7)

#6 Salem at #3 Sheridan

#5 Licking Valley at #4 East Liverpool


Division IV, Region 15 (Friday 7:30)


October 27, 2010 - 6:03pm
5 years 4 weeks ago

By Dan Wolfgang

The Zanesville Blue Devils (8-1) enter the final contest of the 2010 season in familiar shoes. 

Like last year, when ZHS missed out on the OHSAA playoffs after a 9-1 finish, a win Friday over Western Brown (6-3) does not guarantee the Red, White, and Blue a spot in the postseason. 

With Week 11 in sight, the Blue Devils will face a playoff atmosphere Friday when they head to Mount Orab, OH, the...

October 23, 2010 - 9:42pm
5 years 5 weeks ago

Division I Girls Soccer-- TV High School

Zanesville 0 Tri-Valley 1

Tri-Valley advances to play Hillsboro next Saturday at Tri-Valley, 4 PM

Division I Boys Soccer-- Westerville Central HS

Tri-Valley 0 Westerville Central 4

Division I Volleyball

Tri-Valley  13  19  25  25  8

Newark    25  25  14  21 ...

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