Flint and His Four Sisters: A Great Name for A Band, And Also The Animal Shelter Society Pets of The Week!

ZANESVILLE, Oh – Meet this week’s Animal Shelter Society Pets of the Week.  There’s not one. Not two. But five sweet, almost 3-month old Australian Red Heeler Cattle Dogs up for adoption!  Flint, the sole boy of the group and his 4 sisters: Sweetie, Sophie, Stella, and Skye are very active and will definitely need […]

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Eastside Community Ministry Gives Away Backpacks & School Supplies For Tools For School

ZANESVILLE, Oh – Backpacks filled with all the back-to-school essentials were picked up by families Thursday.  Volunteers from Eastside Community Ministry gathered at Zanesville Middle School to pass them out.  Over 830 kids, from 1st through 12th grades registered for Tools for Schools which provides students with any school and teacher-specific supplies they may need […]

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Calling 811 Before You Dig

ZANESVILLE, Oh – This Thursday is National 811 Day and Columbia Gas is taking the opportunity to remind you to call before you dig!  Last year, 23% of damages to utility lines were the result of residents failing to call 811.  Columbia Gas Communications Specialist Erica Chronaberry says this can have significant impacts on not […]

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MCJFS Meets With County Commissioners

ZANESVILLE, Oh – The Muskingum County Job and Family Services executive director met with the County Commissioners Office today to update them on their work.  They discussed things happening within MCJFS and factors affecting their work, as well as numbers relating to caseloads, food assistance, Medicaid cash assistance, and Child Support.  Executive Director Danny Brenneman […]

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Back to School Safety

ZANESVILLE, Oh – With back to school just around the corner, Ohio AAA wants to ensure everyone, especially student pedestrians stay safe as they return from summer break! The start of the new school year brings increased traffic not just from cars and buses, but from kids walking and biking to and from school.  AAA […]

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I Feel the Need…The Need…For a Fur-Ever Home! Animal Shelter Society Pet of The Week…

ZANESVILLE, Oh – Meet the Animal Shelter Society Pet of the Week, Goose. He is a very handsome 2 year-old domestic shorthair cat. Named after the iconic Top Gun character, Goose has a great personality, does well with other cats and kids and loves people! Animal Shelter Society Executive Director April Cohagen-Gibson says despite some […]

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