The Muskingum County Emergency Management Agency reported a significant amount of an oil-like substance in the Muskingum river Sunday evening.
The substance has been found as far north as Tuscarawas and goes through Coshocton and Muckingum Counties and ends near the lock and dam area in Zanesville. The source is still unknown, but tests are being done all along the river to find out what it is. The EMA Director of Muskingum County, Bo Keck, said that the levels are much heavier...
Celebration and togetherness filled the air of the Zanesville Community Center Saturday afternoon.
That's because the 8th ward held its annual coming home reunion. In the mid 1960s the Turner Street organization started the event as a monthly block party where families came together to celebrate life. Reverand Doctor Gloria Wade Dillon moved away but feels it is necessary to come back every year because the 8th ward will always be her home.
Local schools aren't the only ones gearing up for the new school year. The Muskingum Recreation Center is ready to start the fall season as well.
Three special events will take place in the month of September. The first is an open house on the seventh to show people around the building. The Health and Special Population Coordinator Brooke Smith said the fall is a good time to reboost your workout.
"With school back in session and parents having a little more time it's a...
When Sandy Kirbride went to volunteer at the Salvation Army Monday she was met with a huge surprise.
After years of volunteering for the Salvation Army, for sometimes more than 40 hours a week, Kirbride received recognition from the Ohio Secretary of State, John Husted. The original liaison for the Secretary of State's office, Bob Kalish presented the award to Kirbride this afternoon. And the first thing she thought about was the people that get help.