Muskingum County, Ohio

Muskingum County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 86,074. Its county seat is Zanesville. Nearly bisected by the Muskingum River, the county name is based on a Delaware American Indian word translated as "town by the river" or "elk's eye". Muskingum County comprises the Zanesville, OH Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area. The Zanesville Micropolitan Statistical Area is the second largest statistical area within the Combined Statistical Area, after the Columbus Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Zanesville man facing assault charge in Guernsey County

Cambridge police charged the 29-year-old suspect with one misdemeanor count of assault after he allegedly threw the victim into the parking lot outside her residence and then drug her around ...

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News Briefs

Democratic Club meeting at Gant House

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Inside People: Jane Hull, first female editor of the Trail-Gazette?

Hull was from Zanesville, Ohio, and her father was a prominent legislator from that area. The Comus...

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S. Zanesville prepares for Storybook Christmas Parade Sunday - WHIZ News

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Dollar General Warehouse Hiring over 30 Workers - WHIZ News

Ohio means jobs Muskingum County will open its doors this Wednesday for a hiring event. Supervisor...

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Sheriff Updates Commissioners on Budget Six Months In - WHIZ News

Muskingum Co. Sheriff Matt Lutz has given the County Commissioners an update on his office’s budget...

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WM teacher suspended amid allegations of inappropriate behavior

A West Muskingum teacher was placed on administrative leave last week pending an investigation into...

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Jobs Agency Budget Update at Muskingum Co. Commission - WHIZ News

The Muskingum Co. Commissioners learn more about some budget constraints at the county Department of...

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Ribbon Cut on New Chiropractic Office on Maple Ave. - WHIZ News

The ribbon is cut on the Zanesville-Muskingum County Chamber of Commerce’s newest client on Maple...

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Making history more accessible

In 1850, well-known abolitionist and freed slave Frederick Douglass bought a $3 first-class ticket for a stage coach from Columbus to Putnam. The center...

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Trial set for mom accused in 6-year-old's death

A two-week jury trial for Tierra Mounts in connection with the death of her 6-year-old son is scheduled to begin March 9 in the Guernsey County Common...

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Book Scholarships Deadline Approaching for High-Achieving Students - WHIZ News

The Muskingum County Community Foundation has book scholarships available to some area high school...

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5 overdoses deaths within a week in Muskingum Co.

At least five people have died within the last week due to overdoses, according to the Muskingum County Coroner's office, bringing the total to 35 to far...

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OSU Alumni Club Supports Students with Game Day Fundraiser - WHIZ News

Saturdays are game days and as the Buckeyes faced off against Rutgers this afternoon, a local...

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Grace UM Church, CVB Plan Rowing Team - WHIZ News

Grace United Methodist Church and the Zanesville Muskingum County Convention & Visitors Bureau are teaming up to bring a rowing team to the area....

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Sheriff looking for Fitch and Wolfe

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating two women. Ashley Ann Fitch, 36, is wanted for theft and misuse of a...

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Local News Briefs

The boil advisory issued Monday for the south side of Zanesville has been lifted. ZANESVILLE - The Muskingum County Library System Board of Trustees will ...

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Public Record: Pleas and Arraignments

Muskingum County Court of Common Pleas, Judges Mark Fleegle and Kelly Cottrill

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Library Reaches Readers with Outreach Services - WHIZ News

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Veterans Service Commission Annual Budget - WHIZ News

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – As 2019 approaches a close, local organizations are receiving proposed budgets...

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Former Ohio elementary school principal accused of sexually abusing students

The former principal of an elementary school in central Ohio is facing several criminal charges...

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CHARGE syndrome doesn't stop Makenna Susil

Makenna Susil, a senior at West Muskingum, continues to defy boundaries set for her when she was diagnosed with CHARGE syndrome.

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Former principal at Ohio school charged with sex contact with 6 children

ZANESVILLE, Ohio— A former Ohio elementary school principal has pleaded not guilty to charges of...

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Principal Pleads not Guilty to Charges of Having Sex with Children - WHIZ News

A former Muskingum County elementary school principal has pleaded not guilty to charges of having...

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Muskingum County Unofficial Election Results

Unofficial results from Tuesday's elections. These results do not include write-in votes. Those will be available sometime on Wednesday.

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Muskingum County Courthouse Implements New Security Measures - WHIZ News

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Muskingum County Courthouse is about to become a little more secure. Sheriff...

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Council to consider county humane officer salary

City council will convene 7 p.m. Tuesday and will consider an ordinance to pay the salary of a humane officer for the Muskingum County Humane Society.

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