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Lowe’s, Zanesville Daybreak Rotary, Helping Muskingum Valley Park District

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — Some corporate donations and local business volunteering is going to the Muskingum Valley Park District to help improve Mission Oaks Preserve in Zanesville. Lowe’s has donated supplies, and the Rotary club has donated some labor, to help restore an old garage at Mission Oaks. “We approached the Zanesville Lowe’s Store to see […]

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OU-Z Commemorates International Education Week

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — Ohio University – Zanesville is commemorating International Education Week, as students learn about cultures from around the world. The university is holding special events and talks in conjunction with a government effort to celebrate diversity. “This week is International Education Week. This is a week that’s designated by the federal government to […]

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Sheriff Lutz: West Muskingum High School Teacher Investigated for Misconduct

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says a male West Muskingum High School teacher is under investigation for misconduct with a student. The Sheriff says his office was informed of the alleged incident by the family of the student on Thursday November 14th. Sheriff Lutz says after the allegation was made West Muskingum Schools Superintendent Chad […]

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Zanesville City School Board deliberates superintendent’s contract

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Zanesville City School District has decided to table the continuation of the superintendent’s contract. The board met tonight at 6 p.m. with a room filled with members of the Zanesville Education Association. Superintendent Doug Baker says the board decided they needed to know more before making a decision. “I believe they […]

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