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  1. Two landfills, going in two different directionsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Two stories appeared in this newspaper last week about the future of separate industrial landfills in Greene County, both heading in seemingly different directions.

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  2. Ruff and ready Coena s Ruff Creek Markets readies for expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... of operation of this chain. Ruff Creek General Store, off the Ruff Creek/Jefferson exit of Interstate 79 in Greene County, has been in continuous operation since 1925 – 90 years. Coen bought it in 2013 and rebranded it a Ruff Creek Market. ...

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  3. Greene County students a exciteda for reading competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    WAYNESBURG – A friendly competition between the five school districts in Greene County is making reading a little more fun for the students.

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  4. Visitors drawn to annual Enlow Fork wildflower walkRead the original story

    Friday | O-R Online

    Red trillium is just one of the wild flowers to be seen Sunday at the Enlow Fork Spring Wildflower Walk in Greene and Washington counties.

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  5. Greene County Courthouse fire under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Kinston Free Press

    An overnight fire at the Greene County Courthouse left county courts shut down Friday as investigators determined what caused the incident. Agents with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are assisting in determining the nature of what caused the flare up.

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  6. Third fire strikes Greene County courthouse complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WCTI

    Crews were fighting a fire at the Greene County Courthouse late Thursday, according to Greene County Fire Marshal Trey Cash. As of Friday morning officials were investigating what caused the blaze.

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  7. Why I voted for natural gas billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | O-R Online

    In response to John Baranowski's April 19 letter, the Liquefied Natural Gas Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act expands domestic energy production by expediting the approval process for liquefied natural gas export permits.

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  8. Boy Scouts collect food for local familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | O-R Online

    Jerry Piatt, left, scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 1025, and his son, Anthony S. Piatt, Tiger Cub adult and committee member of Pack 1025, moved 75 Scouting for Food boxes to the Community Circle Food Pantry.

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  9. Missing W.Va. man passed through Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | O-R Online

    A West Virginia man who was reported missing earlier this month was seen traveling through Greene County just days before his disappearance.

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  10. Clarksville woman arraigned on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | O-R Online

    ... right mirror. Police attempted a traffic stop, but the driver, later identified as Friday, continued into Greene County before stopping in a lot of a convenience store. Police determined that Friday was wanted on a bench warrant in Greene County. ...

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  11. Route 21 construction causing traffic a headacheaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | O-R Online

    ... construction, some motorists reported waiting 15 or 20 minutes before being able to pass through the section. Greene County Chief Clerk Jeff Marshall acknowledged motorists don't have many other options if they're driving between Waynesburg and the ...

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  12. A welcome to a seasoned juristRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | O-R Online

    Greene County welcomed a new addition to its courthouse last week when Visiting Senior Judge Hiram Carpenter of Blair County began his role as an interim jurist to help ease the county's caseload.

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  13. Mobile medical vehicle visiting Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | O-R Online

    ... this month. WAYNESBURG – A specialized mobile medical vehicle will begin making routine stops in Greene County and surrounding areas later this month to offer health care services to underserved communities. Natalie Crouse, a nurse ...

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  14. Great blue herons take a liking to RogersvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | O-R Online

    ... ROGERSVILLE – Majestic great blue herons have taken a liking to the residents of a village in Greene County, even though this species typically establishes colonies far away from people and predators. Each spring as many as 30 of the stately ...

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  15. No Longer Me checks presentedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | O-R Online

    ... Washington County supervisor. The agency received $15,749 for caregivers in Washington County and $4,800 for Greene County. Below, Rogers presents checks to Angela Grimm, vice president of development of the Alzheimer's Association, Greater ...

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  16. Burglary charge withdrawn against accused Carmichaels school trespasserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | O-R Online

    ... Bates changed McKenzie's $15,000 bond to unsecured, and he was expected to be released Thursday night from the Greene County jail where he'd been staying since his arrest. Bates set a condition that McKenzie must seek treatment for substance abuse ...

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  17. Court casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | O-R Online

    WAYNESBURG – A number of criminal defendants pleaded guilty Monday and Tuesday before Greene County Judge Farley Toothman and were sentenced.

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  18. Greene County authors featured at book signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | O-R Online

    ... into our laps … with all these authors we have here. It's pretty amazing all these people come from Greene County.” One of those authors, Jim Weinschenker, said he and others were “very disappointed” about the previous ...

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  19. Officer resigns, charged with beating after drunken burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Erie Times News

    ... public drunkenness. The state attorney general is prosecuting because the Dec. 31 incident took place in the Greene County borough where Winters worked. Defense attorney Brian Gorman didn't deny the charges, but said Winters is a "good man" who made ...

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  20. CASA designs kid-friendly witness room in Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - A room in the Greene County Courthouse is now more kid-friendly. CASA of the 2nd Judicial District, serving Clay and Greene County, received a grant to make a witness room for kids.

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