Ohio honors 301 flags

ZANESVILLE, Ohio– This evening at the Zanesville High School, the Ohio Flags of Honor was held to recognize the three hundred and one Ohioans who have been lost in action. All three hundred and one names of fallen soldiers were called out during the ceremony to show that they are never forgotten, and that they […]

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Medical Director Dr. Butterfield Discusses Measles

ZANESVILLE, Ohio. – The measles virus is spreading its way throughout the United States. Children in 15 different states have been diagnosed with the measles.   In 2000, the C.D.C declared measles was eliminated from the United States.  Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department Medical Director, Doctor Jack Butterfield said a growing population of people not getting vaccinated […]

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Annual Wage and Benefit Survey

ZANESVILLE, Ohio –  Each year the Chamber of Commerce does their Wage and Benefits study. The survey is an opportunity for chamber member businesses to provide information for planning and budgeting. President Dana Matz said it is just a simple online survey. “The advantage of this study is it enables chamber member business, whether they are […]

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Annual County Health Rankings

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin’s Population Health Institute have released their annual County Health Rankings. Nearly every county in the U.S. is ranked within its state. Community Health Planner Amanda Goldsmith said Muskingum County was ranked 66 out of the 88 counties. “Some positive things that we […]

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