Tuesday Aug 19
Avella man jailed after crashing into state police cruiser
An Avella man is in Allegheny County Jail on several charges after he allegedly stole a pickup truck from a Fallowfield Township home and then crashed it into a state police cruiser, injuring a trooper, on the Parkway West in Pittsburgh on Monday morning.
Area school budgets cushioned by gas money
A Google maps image shows the distance - about 30,000 feet - from Fort Cherry schools to the Chiarelli well site.
Several districts still in contract negotiations as new school year approaches
Several school districts in Washington and Greene counties will begin the 2014-2015 school year with teacher and support staff contracts still unresolved.
School spirit on colorful display
Colorful paint splashed everywhere, including on students like Bethlehem-Center High School sophomores Brianna Stilwell, left, and Penny Lee, as students painted school buses for a demolition derby at the Washington County Fair.
Avella couple files lawsuit against Range Resources
AVELLA – An Avella couple is taking Range Resources to court over claims the natural gas drilling company did not properly compensate them for a water impoundment constructed on their farm.