Animal Shelter Society Presents WHIZ With Paw-sitive Partner Award

ZANESVILLE, Oh – WHIZ was presented with the Animal Shelter Society’s first Paw-sitive Partner award. The shelter’s general manager, April Cohagen-Gibson presented the award to WHIZ Media Group President Hank Littick, as well as News Director Nichole Hannahs and Radio Programming Director Brenda Larrick Thursday morning. The award recognizes individuals and businesses in the community […]

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Guernsey-Muskingum Electric Cooperative Works to Restore Power after Monday’s Severe Storms

NEW CONCORD, Ohio- After severe storms Monday night that left a trail of damage, over a thousand Guernsey-Muskingum Electric customers are still without power. Crews from across the region are working tirelessly to get power restored and hope to have the lights…and air conditioning back on by Friday. In the immediate aftermath of Monday’s storms, […]

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South Zanesville Fire Department Presented with Check from Shriners

SOUTH ZANESVILLE, Oh – The South Zanesville Fire Department was given a donation from Shriners. Zavi Shriner’s Club Representative Tim Snelling presented Chief Russell Taylor with the check Thursday afternoon.  The donation, totaling over five thousand dollars will aid the department in the purchase of new equipment. Chief Russell Taylor said this will greatly benefit […]

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Muskingum County/Zanesville Joint Drug Unit Arrest Two Men in Drug Busts

ZANESVILLE, Oh – The Muskingum County/Zanesville City Joint Drug Unit and Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force have arrested two men on multiple drug-related charges.  The men, identified as: 38-Year-Old Rodriquez Siddiq Hampton and 56-Year-Old John “Tommy” Thompkins, both of Zanesville, are charged with multiple felonies. Thompkins is charged with Drug Possession, Drug Trafficking, and […]

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