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Waynesburg woman sentenced for selling heroin
WAYNESBURG – A Waynesburg woman who pleaded guilty to selling heroin from the AT&T Store at Greene Plaza in Franklin Township was sentenced Wednesday by Judge Farley Toothman to five years in the county intermediate punishment program.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Father pleads guilty to infant abuse
Bobby Jarond Sammons looks down as he is escorted from the Greene County Courthouse following his guilty plea and two-to-five-year sentence for the abuse of his 2-month old daughter.
Labradors doing well, were not returned to owner
This male Labrador sustained a gash above the eye and another gash on top of its head after being dragged behind a vehicle wih a rope tied around its neck.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Superintendents report a oegreata first days in Greene
Carmichaels Elementary School first-grade students, from left, Landon Brown, Gavin Hewitt and Savannah Black keep busy Monday doing arts and crafts.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Serious issues in Greene with animals
First, we were made aware the Greene County Humane Society is “swamped” with cats and kittens.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Greene man arrested in local burglaries, thefts
A Greene County man wanted by state police on a warrant in connection with a rash of burglaries and thefts in Washington County was arrested Thursday as he allegedly was trying to sell more stolen items out of a stolen truck at a Greene County scrap yard.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Megana s Law offender found living in vacant house in Waynesburg
WAYNESBURG – A Holbrook man listed as a Megan's Law sex offender was arrested Tuesday by Waynesburg Borough police after being found living in an abandoned house on Blackberry Alley.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Governor signs death warrant for Monroe man
A Monroe County man, convicted of killing his girlfriend and their child, had a death warrant signed by Gov. Tom Corbett on Monday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
How about some smooth roads?
State Sen. Tim Solobay says Pennsylvania invests hundreds of millions of dollars in Washington and Greene counties for road construction.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Some school districts embracing technology, others trying to keep up
The last computer lab in Washington High School with old computers will be upgraded with new equipment.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
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.
New librarian grateful for community support
Newly hired Flenniken librarian Katie Pretz gives job search advice to college student Sean Smoggie of Carmichaels.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Agencies must pay back wages
The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered Pennsylvania organizations to pay $118,000 in back wages to workers with disabilities since 2011, according to records PublicSource obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
No citations in fatal SW Pa. natural gas well fire
The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration said no exact cause was determined for the Feb. 11 at the Chevron well in Greene County's Dunkard Township.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
New charges filed in daytime burglaries
CARMICHAELS – New charges were filed by Cumberland Township police against Cody Andrew Gilblom, 21, of 105 Parkview Knoll, Carmichaels, a suspect in five daytime burglaries in Carmichaels last month.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
A mix of good and bad in Greene last week
It was a mixed bag of major news stories last week in Greene County – some good news and some bad news.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf speaks in Greene County
Tom Wolf, Democratic candidate for Pennsylvania governor, speaks Sunday at the Jefferson fire hall.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Waynesburg girl shows grand champion market lamb
Bryn Patton, 12, of Waynesburg, took top honors Wednesday in the 4-H Market Lamb Show at the Greene County Fair, proudly showing off her 136-pound grand champion, Antonio.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
DEP: Inexperience, lack of supervision lead to Chevron well fire
The state Department of Environmental Protection has found that human error, inexperience and a lack of supervision may have led to a natural gas well fire that killed a contract worker earlier this year.
Alpha closing Emerald coal mine in '15
Alpha Natural Resource's closing of its Emerald Mine near Waynesburg will reduce the company's Pittsburgh coal seam production, but the company said it plans to mitigate the loss through increases at its other Greene County digging.