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  1. Superintendents report a greata first days in GreeneRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... gymnasium serves as a makeshift cafeteria for the start of the school year. Tara Kinsell / Observer-Reporter Greene County school districts reported only minor bumps in the road on the first day of the 2014-15 school year. Despite ongoing ...

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  2. Serious issues in Greene with animalsRead the original story

    Sunday | O-R Online

    First, we were made aware the Greene County Humane Society is “swamped” with cats and kittens.

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  3. Several pleaders sentenced in county courtRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | O-R Online

    WAYNESBURG – A number of criminal defendants pleaded guilty this week before Greene County Judge Farley Toothman and were sentenced: Benjamin A. Kiger, 39, of 291 E. High St., Waynesburg; offenses – harassment, resisting arrest, simple assault; arrested May 2, following a domestic dispute at his home during which he shoved Dorothy ... (more)

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  4. Greene man arrested in local burglaries, theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | O-R Online

    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.

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  5. Grand jury set for Sept. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Greene County Prosecutor Stephen Haller provided some clarity about the grand jury process that will occur in relation to the officer-involved shooting at the Beavercreek Wal-Mart Aug. 5. That grand jury was announced by Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine at a press conference in Xenia Tuesday afternoon.

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  6. Megana s Law offender found living in vacant house in WaynesburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | O-R Online

    ... room with a metal bracket in his hand. Barlow was arraigned before District Judge Lee Watson and placed in Greene County jail on $15,000 bond. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for 1:15 p.m. Monday. Barlow was ordered to register his address with ...

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  7. Smoldering coal pile near Pittsburgh airport to be extinguishedRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | O-R Online

    ... that DEP has unveiled this month. The state plans to also reclaim the 70-acre Mather Mine coal waste pile in Greene County using sediment dredged from the dried Duke Lake at Ryerson Station State Park. The DEP will spend $1.6 million to reclaim the ...

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  8. ECA Marcellus Trust Sets New 1-Year Low at $6.60Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... in 14 producing horizontal natural gas wells producing from the Marcellus Shale formation and located in Greene County, Pennsylvania (the Producing Wells) and royalty interests in 52 horizontal natural gas development wells to be drilled to the ...

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  9. Governor signs death warrant for Monroe manRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Times News

    ... went on trial. Parrish, who is an inmate at the state correctional institution at Greene, Franklin Township, Greene County, is scheduled to be executed on Oct. 14. Executions are carried out at a former field hospital near SCI Rockview in Benner ...

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  10. Frack again? That is the question drillers are asking in the MarcellusRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Post-gazette.com

    In 2009, Consol Energy Inc. drilled half a dozen natural gas wells in Center Township, Greene County, that weren't its best producers.

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  11. How about some smooth roads?Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | O-R Online

    State Sen. Tim Solobay says Pennsylvania invests hundreds of millions of dollars in Washington and Greene counties for road construction.

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  12. Several districts still in contract negotiations as new school year approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | O-R Online

    ... According to the Pennsylvania State Education Association, six districts in Washington County and one in Greene County have yet to resolve negotiations with their teacher or support staff unions. Fritz Fekete, communication and organizing program ...

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  13. New librarian grateful for community supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | O-R Online

    ... As she begins to make the rounds of the county at various events Pretz said she hopes to learn even more about Greene County and the needs of the patrons whom Flenniken serves. “I'm very excited. I really didn't expect to be in a head ...

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  14. Some school districts embracing technology, others trying to keep upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | O-R Online

    The last computer lab in Washington High School with old computers will be upgraded with new equipment.

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  15. Pa. groups must pay $118,000 in back wagesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Pocono Record

    ... non-disabled employees in some cases. Two organizations - Growth Horizons in Bucks County, and Greene Arc in Greene County - were investigated twice in the time period. The inquiries were concluded after the groups agreed to pay back wages and ...

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  16. No citations in fatal Pennsylvania gas well fireRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Erie Times News

    ... and Health Administration said no exact cause was determined for the Feb. 11 fire at the Chevron well in Greene County's Dunkard Township. No citations for violation of federal safety standards will be issued. The state Department of Environmental ...

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  17. 5 things to know for Thursday in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... says it's not acting because no exact cause was determined for the Feb. 11 fire at the Chevron well in Greene County's Dunkard Township. A field service technician was killed in the blast. The state Department of Environmental Protection said in a ...

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  18. Federal authorities won't issue citations in Pennsylvania gas well fire that killed ...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... and Health Administration said no exact cause was determined for the Feb. 11 fire at the Chevron well in Greene County's Dunkard Township. No citations for violation of federal safety standards will be issued. The state Department of Environmental ...

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  19. Federal authorities won't issue citations in Pennsylvania gas well fire that killed w...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... and Health Administration said no exact cause was determined for the Feb. 11 fire at the Chevron well in Greene County's Dunkard Township. No citations for violation of federal safety standards will be issued. The state Department of Environmental ...

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  20. No citations in fatal SW Pa. natural gas well fireRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Miami Herald

    ... Safety and Health Administration said no exact cause was determined for the Feb. 11 at the Chevron well in Greene County's Dunkard Township. No citations for violation of federal safety standards will be issued. The state Department of Environmental ...

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