Tag Archives: #WeAreJG

This Week in Orbit Media

Here’s a look at some of the things that Orbit Media is talking about this week!

WMCO Weekend is here! We’re hosting several events starting this Thursday which encompass this year’s theme… “PSA: College is”! Join us on Thursday at 11:00 to hear 10TV’s Dom Tiberi talk about the dangers of distracted driving. We also have campus bingo on Friday and “Ticket Truck” on Saturday, which is open to the community. Visit the WMCO Weekend tab near the top of the page to learn more!

Join Muskingum faculty and community members for a discussion on gender, femininity, and masculinity. Two separate discussions will take place at the same time around bonfires, one focusing on gender and femininity and the other focusing on gender and masculinity. The event is Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. in the Hollow.

The John Glenn High School Band is holding its 5th annual Muskie Run- 5K and Musical Mile Walk on Saturday, April 2. Check in is scheduled from 7:45-8:45 a.m. with the race beginning at 9:00 a.m. The cost is $20 per entry. Forms can be found here, or by emailing Kim Kelsey at psych1218@gmail.com.

Student tickets for Big Concert featuring Parmalee and Special Guest Chuck Wicks are available now! Login to MuskieLink to redeem one free student ticket; additional tickets will be available starting on April 4 for $20 each.

Muskingum’s annual Cardboard Boat Regatta is coming up! Get together in groups of two and sign up to make a boat out of cardboard and other limited materials, and then test it in the campus lake! The regatta is scheduled for April 16 at 2:00 p.m. Sign up on OrgSync: https://orgsync.com/5329/forms/192121

Sports Preview

Baseball has a game against Wooster on Wednesday. We’re calling the entire game live on WMCO starting at 3:30!

Softball has a double-header against Marietta this Saturday at 1:00 & 3:00. Go Muskies!

What Happened During the Week


John Glenn High School’s boys basketball team won their first ever state championship title last week! The entire Village of New Concord celebrated the win with the Little Muskies by throwing a community Block Party, parade, and pep rally. See interviews, pictures, & more in the full article!

Block Party to Celebrate JGHS State Title


The Village of New Concord is hosting a Community Block Party Wednesday, March 23 to celebrate John Glenn High School’s historic Boys Basketball State Title win.

The party begins at 4:30 p.m. on Main Street, followed by the parade at 6 p.m. The parade will go west on Main Street en route to the high school where a pep rally begins at 7.

Here is a list of confirmed Block Party events and their locations:

New Concord Elementary School Park
NCAARD hosting children’s games.
Face painting and sidewalk chalk drawing.

Village Park
Ruritan and Lions Clubs serving hot dogs.
Water and chips will be available.
AVC Communications playing music.

Main Street Businesses between Layton & Liberty
Sidewalk chalk drawing.
Pizza, candy, and other refreshments.

Main Street Businesses near Liberty/Orme-West Do it Best Hardware
Popcorn, corn hole, and refreshments in Vision First parking lot.
WMCO playing music. Listen to the live parade coverage at 6 p.m on 90.7 or online via our WMCO app or stream.

See Saturday’s New Concord arrival pictures and video.
Thursday’s State Semifinal sendoff video.

The celebration is a cooperative effort of the East Muskingum School District, Village of New Concord, New Concord Ruritans and Lions Clubs, the New Concord Area Board of Trade, and New Concord businesses.

The John Glenn Boys Basketball team takes on Bay Village in the Division II State Semifinal March 17.