Wednesday Aug 20
Man arrested in Fayette County shooting
A 66-year-old man is accused of shooting another man Tuesday evening on East Patterson Avenue in Connellsville, Fayette County, police said.
2014 Bituminous Coal Queen hails from Uniontown
From left, third runner-up Nina Rivera of Waynesburg Central High School; first runner-up Allie Christopher of Carmichaels Area High School; 2014 Pennsylvania Bituminous Coal Queen Alyssa Gallagher of Laurel Highlands High School; second runner-up Jenna Knisley of Uniontown High School; fourth runner-up Jenna Shumar of Brownsville High School; and ... (more)
Pennsylvania man claimed to be Texas Ranger
A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to six to 12 months in jail for claiming to be a Texas lawman to avoid arrest last year.
Pa. Council Looks to Eliminate Only Paid Firefighter
July 30--A public hearing will be held on Thursday concerning a referendum to keep or eliminate Connellsville's paid fire department.
Judge asked to OK statements in Western Pa. womana s death
Twenty-four-year-old Paul Bannasch of Hopwood is charged along with 24-year-old Craig Rugg of Connellsville in Fayette County in the June 2013 death of 52-year-old Margaret Kriek of Connellsville.