Stories tagged with: zanesville

July 2, 2010 - 6:41pm
5 years 13 weeks ago

Forget about Columbus, Zanesville is taking over.

In celebration of the 200th anniversary from when Zanesville was the State's capital, the Pioneer and Historical Society of Muskingum County is kicking off a celebration.

"Zanesville was capital from 1810 to 1812, and this weekend is kind of a celebration of that. It's a time to get together at museums to talk about Dr. Increase Matthews and John Mcintire, our two founding fathers," says Jim Geyer, Pioneer and Historical...

June 29, 2010 - 5:49pm
5 years 14 weeks ago

Zanesville Mayor Butch Zwelling held a press conference Tuesday to discuss how, if brought back to the table, Ohio House Bill 400 would negatively affect local governments.

Although the bill was defeated a month ago, fears that it could be brought back into the house have local officials concerned. Mayor Zwelling says that Republican gubernatorial candidate, John Kasich is in support of doing away with state income taxes which, in turn, would take away much-needed funding for the fire...

June 27, 2010 - 7:25pm
5 years 14 weeks ago

Drivers will not be allowed to travel on one Zanesville road tomorrow.

The Muskingum County Engineer's Office says Pinecrest Drive will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. so crews can tackle a cross-culvert replacement. The closure will take place between Pleasant Valley Road and Sand Ridge Road.

County Engineer Doug Davis is asking those who use this road to please find an alternative route.

June 22, 2010 - 1:10pm
5 years 15 weeks ago

Some Zanesville residents will be without water Wednesday.

The City's Water Department will be replacing a water valve at Riverside Park.

Work is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. and be completed by 11:00 a.m.

The following areas will be without water during this time:

Buckeye Drive, Lewis Drive, Carpenter Street, Arter Lane, Mitchell Avenue, Adamsville Road, Neil Avenue

The following areas will be...

June 20, 2010 - 8:27pm
5 years 15 weeks ago

A new bike shop is in town, and according to their motto, they "Got You Covered."

Three Sixty Bike Shop held their grand opening Sunday, and owner Mike Brooks says it's a dream come true. Since he was a kid he has worked on bikes turning the family's shed into "Mike's Bike Shop." But those days are gone as he has his very own shop, plus he's going to get paid to do what he loves.

"Well it's just been like a lifetime thing of mine to be...

June 16, 2010 - 7:50pm
5 years 16 weeks ago

Up and coming might be the best way to describe the Zanesville Girls Basketball program, winning 32 of their 42 contests over the last two years with Howard Twiggs at the helm. But with Twiggs resignation came the need for a new Lady Devils coach. The new Girls Basketball Coach is Jessica Mckenzie. A standout athlete at Muskingum, earning All-Ohio Athletic Conference awards in Volleyball and Basketball, Mckenzie knows her way around the court. Along with the leading the Muskies in...

June 5, 2010 - 5:54pm
5 years 17 weeks ago

H.S. Softball:

Division II State Final:

Lakewood (29-5) 1 Poland (30-2) 0

WP: Alyssa Patznick-7IP,6H, 4K; Gave up 5 total runs in 8 plaoff games

Kelsi Thompson (Lake) 2-3,HR,RBI

 Lakewood wins third state title in three years

H.S. Baseball:

Division IV State Final:

Newark Catholic (15-20) 0 Fort Loramie (30-3) 3...

May 29, 2010 - 6:52pm
5 years 18 weeks ago

Division II Regional Softball Final-- Pickerington Central HS

Dover 1 John Glenn 4

John Glenn advances to State Semifinal. Will face Poland Seminary at Akron Firestone Stadium Thursday, June 3rd @12:30 PM

Division II RegionalSoftball Final-- Bucyrus HS

Clyde 0 Lakewood 12

Lakewood advances to third state semifinal in three years. Will face Greenville Thursday, June 3rd @ 10:00 AM


May 28, 2010 - 8:43pm
5 years 18 weeks ago

H.S. Baseball:

Division II Regional Final at Gant Stadium:

Lakewood 3 Zanesville (28-3) 2

WP: Bryan Large-7IP, 3H, 2R

Jacob Gray (Lake) 1B, RBI

Wade Kaido (Zanes) 1B, 2RBI

-Lakewood advances to State Semi-Finals June 4 at 4 pm


Division IV Regional Final at Beavers Field:

 Southern 4  Newark Catholic 7


May 27, 2010 - 5:25pm
5 years 19 weeks ago

H.S. Baseball:

Division II Regional Semi-Final at Gant:

Zanesville (28-2) 11 Logan Elm 2

WP: Colten Maxwell- 5IP, 8H, 6K, 2R, BB, HB

Cole Carpenter (Zanes) HR, 3RBI

Zack Pollack (Zanes) 2B, 3RBI

Shane Biles (Zanes) 2RBI


Edison 0 Lakewood 4

WP: Justin White- 7IP, 7K, 2H, 0R


-Zanesville advances to play Lakewood May 28 at...

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