Perry County Newswire

Perry County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Perry County, OH.

Results 1 - 20 of 52 in Perry County, OH

  1. Power Outage in Perry CountyRead the original story

    Thursday May 18 | Whiznews.com

    American Electric Power said to expect electric to be restored by noon on Thursday for those in Perry County without service. AEP said the power went out in the Crooksville area just after midnight when a tree fell onto power lines.

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  2. Perry Co. drug sweep leads to 36 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Whiznews.com

    The raid, code named 'Operation Buzz Kill,' brought in a total of 36 arrests on Wednesday. Perry County Sheriff William Barker said the operation specifically targeted drug traffickers in the greater Perry County area.

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  3. Zanesville Funeral Director DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Whiznews.com

    Although she spent most of her life in Zanesville, she was born in Clover hill, Perry County, Ohio on October 12, 1918 the daughter of the late William and Isabel Moore DeLong. She graduated from Lash High School in 1936 and from Cleveland College of Embalming.

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  4. Perry County New Direction Drug CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday May 17 | Whiznews.com

    The Perry County Court is now going to be able to help drug offenders not just jail them. On Friday officials learned that the Perry County New Direction Drug Court got final certification from the Supreme Court of Ohio.

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  5. Packer, BarbaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 | Newark Advocate

    ... Griffin J. Waggoner. Memorial contributions may be made to the Trinity United Church of Christ or to the Perry County Cancer Alliance. Please visit www.HoskinsonFuneral.com to share a special memory about Barbara or to sign an online guest book. ...

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  6. Byrd, MonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Newark Advocate

    ... Father William Hritsko as celebrant. Inurnment will follow in Hebron Cemetery. Mona was born October 7, 1925 in Perry County, Ohio to the late Cecil Ray and Lelia Gertrude (Post) Dew. She passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Arlington Care ...

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  7. Perry County 'Most Wanted' fugitive arrested by Byesville Police DepartmentRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | Daily-Jeff.com

    A man atop the Perry County "Most Wanted" list is behind bars following his arrest by Byesville police early Wednesday evening outside a North Ninth Street home in the village. Shane W. Potter, 30, of Zanesville, was arrested by Ptl.

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  8. Mobile meth lab found under toddlera s car seat in Perry Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    NEW LEXINGTON, Ohio- A traffic stop in Perry County led to the discovery of a mobile meth lab under a child's seat. The Perry County Sheriff's Office said it happened just before 10 p.m. on Friday night.

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  9. Two arrests in Perry County drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    The Perry County Sheriff's Office released information on two arrests made in connection to another drug raid in New Lexington. Deputies from Perry County executed a search warrant on Friday, April 7th in the 300 block of East Water Street in New Lexington, after methamphetamine had been purchased from the residence.

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  10. Shadow Battle: The Rogue Team RisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Cryptomundo

    The AIMS team heads back to Perry County, OH to go after The Ohio Grassman. While investigating, they soon realize that they are being followed by The Rogue Team.

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  11. Denny, RichardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Newark Advocate

    ... Newark Memorial Gardens with military honors provided by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Rich was born in Perry County on May 18, 1932 to the late Richard R. and Nellie G. (Kokensparger) Denny. He passed away at Licking Memorial Hospital on ...

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  12. Arrests made in Perry County drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    Sheriff William Barker, with the Perry County Sheriff's Office, releases information on an afternoon drug raid that took place in Junction City. On Thursday, Perry County Sheriff's Deputies, the Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force, and officers from the Junction City Police Department executed a search warrant at a home in the 100 block of Front Street.

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  13. Hogue, Mary VestaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Newark Advocate

    ... away March 31, 2017, at Grand Strand Medical Center in Myrtle Beach, S.C. She was born February 28, 1938, in Perry County, Ohio, to the late Maurice and Doris Mae (Peterman) Freas. She was a life-long member of First Christian Union Church, and a ...

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  14. Arrest made in Perry County after recovery of stolen propertyRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    Perry County Sheriff Detectives obtained a search warrant on March 13th for a home on Pen Road in Junction City. Upon executing the search warrant, a shot was fired at deputies by an individual who was hiding in a stolen camper on the property.

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  15. Two drug raids in Perry CountyRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    After complaints from citizens, Sheriff William Barker said that the Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force and the Perry County Sheriff's Office obtained a search warrant for a home on Vaughn St. in Crooksville.

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  16. Charges pending against juvenile accused of crashing into Perry County, IL War MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | KFVS12

    A juvenile may face charges in connection to a February crash that damaged the Veterans Memorial on the lawn of the courthouse in Pinckneyville, Illinois. According to Perry County Sheriff Steve Bareis, a juvenile passed out behind the wheel because of a possible medical condition.

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  17. Three Arrested in Perry County Drug BustRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    Perry County Sheriff William Barker says three people have been arrested on drug charges. The Sheriff says investigators executed a search warrant on February 28th at 3705 State Route 668 in Junction City.

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  18. Trout Release Starts Friday in OhioRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    ... these are the lakes that will get the trouta Blue Rock Lake in Muskingum Countya New Lexington Reservoir 1-A in Perry County and Wolf Run Lake in Noble County. Rainbow trout are raised at Ohio's state fish hatcheries and measure 10-to-13 inches ...

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  19. One Arrest in New Lexington Drug BustRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    Perry County Sheriff William Barker says a New Lexington man has been charged in connection to a drug bust. The Sheriff says after a four month investigation into the trafficking of meth at 303 West Brown Street 44-year-old Kenneth Webb Jr. was arrested and is being held in the Southeast Ohio Regional Jail.

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  20. Detaila s into Most Wanted ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    The Perry County Sheriff's Office released more details in the arrest of one of Muskingum County's most wanted suspects. Sheriff William Barker said on February 23, Perry County law enforcement received information that Scott M. Wolfe was hiding at a residence at 2451 Tatman's Road in Crooksville.

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