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  1. Annual Hammer In SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... Like the first daffodils of April, the sound of hammers on hot steel is proof spring has finally come to Greene County. If you love old machinery, the smell of smoke and the thrill of seeing metal transformed into objects of form and function, ...

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  2. W.Va. miner charged with bomb threat against mineRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | ABC 27

    ... W.Va. He's charged with using a convenience store pay phone to call in the threat against the Emerald Mine in Greene County last Friday. The (Washington) Observer-Reporter ( http://bit.ly/1kDhpZT ) says the mine was shut down for a time due to the ...

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  3. Man accused of calling in bomb threat to mine to avoid workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | O-R Online

    ... Lee Watson on charges of terroristic threats and threats to use weapons of mass destruction. He was placed in Greene County jail on a $50,000 percentage bond and faces a preliminary hearing April 24. According to the criminal complaint filed by ...

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  4. Duck race benefits Relay for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | O-R Online

    ... Life, they were dumped from high atop the Waynesburg/Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Department fire truck. Greene County Commissioner Blair Zimmerman and a Southwest Regional Medical Center board member, measures to determine the last place duck. ...

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  5. Two local banks mergingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | O-R Online

    Barron P. McCune Jr., left, president and CEO of Community Bank, and Pat G. O'Brien, president and CEO of First Federal, stand together after announcing the merger of the two banks into Community Bank.

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  6. Jasonville Man Arrested On The Way To Marriage CeremonyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A Jasonville man was arrested after he went to the Greene County Courthouse April 4 to attend a wedding ceremony in the Clerk's Office.

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  7. Bowling for the love of itRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | O-R Online

    ... what keeps them young in spirit and body. This group of 30 lane sharks and pin wizards are members of the Greene County Senior Bowling League, and since 2011 most have been making the drive north on Interstate 79 from Spraggs, Graysville, ...

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  8. Fewer empty bowls in Greene CountyRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | O-R Online

    The Empty Bowls Greene County luncheon last weekend highlighted a stark reality – some kids in Greene County may not be getting enough food to eat when they are away from school.

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  9. Looking backRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | O-R Online

    A look at some of the headlines gracing the pages of the Observer-Reporter and Waynesburg Republican this week in Greene County history: WAYNESBURG – Anti-tax protesters gathered Wednesday on the Greene County Courthouse steps to hold their version of the Boston Tea Party.

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  10. SCI Greene community work program makes a difference with house rehabilitation programRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | O-R Online

    ... employee Dave Thomas, foreman of the inmate work crew, and right, Dave Mirkovich, executive director of the Greene County Redevelopment Authority, which owns the house. Bob Niedbala / Observer-Reporter For at least nine years, nobody had lived in it ...

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  11. Green pleads to W.Va. chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | O-R Online

    Tara Kinsell/Observer-Reporter Jerod Green leaves the Greene County Courthouse in February 2013 after receiving a 25-to-50-year sentence in the death of Monongalia Sheriff's Sgt.

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  12. PennDOT focusing on I-70 improvement projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | O-R Online

    ... road resurfacing projects in Washington County. The state will spend about $6.5 million on resurfacing jobs in Greene County. But major projects on I-70 from Washington to New Stanton are some of the most noticeable improvements motorists will see ...

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  13. Open for business, closed to disastersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... worker and then continued to burn for days. After the gas well operated by Chevron blew up on Feb. 11 in Greene County, it didn't take long for an emergency crew from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection to show up on the scene. ...

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  14. Access to southwest Pa. well blocked after fatal fireRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The York Daily Record

    Chevron blocked state Department of Environmental Protection personnel from accessing the site of a fatal gas well explosion in Greene County for nearly two days, according to a report from StateImpact Pennsylvania.

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  15. First Empty Bowls Greene County a tasty successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | O-R Online

    ... teacher, Andrew Heisey, and local ceramic artists Jim and Linda Winegar. Everyone who attended Empty Bowls Greene County got a bowl to take home. C.R. Nelson / For the Observer-Reporter Chef Bill Aupperle of Lardin House, Empty Bowls organizer ...

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  16. Man sentenced on indecent assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | O-R Online

    ... young girl in Richhill Township. A charge of aggravated assault of a person under the age of 16 was withdrawn. Greene County Judge Farley Toothman sentenced Zimmerman Tuesday to 180 days to 23 ½ months in jail with credit for time served. ...

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  17. Technology center leads to successful career for LPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | O-R Online

    ... Nursing Home in Washington. Russell earned her LPN license as a graduate of the practical nursing program at Greene County Career and Technology Center in Waynesburg. WAYNESBURG – What if your son or daughter could graduate high school with a ...

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  18. Greene County creeks leased for drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | O-R Online

    Two Greene County creeks are doubling as drilling sites for local energy companies, joining the more than 1,400 acres of public waterways across Pennsylvania leased to natural gas companies by the state in the past year.

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  19. ECA Marcellus Trust I - Still An Expensive Natural Gas Pure PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Seeking Alpha

    ... wells ("PUD Wells") in which drilling was completed ahead of schedule in 2011. The ECT wells are located in Greene County, Pennsylvania, where ECA presently owns a substantial portion of its working interests. The Trust launched its Initial Public ...

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  20. Judge who approved raids at Greene County casinos says state Supreme Court forced her handRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Alabama Live

    The district judge who signed search warrants that led to Monday's raids on four gaming parlors in Greene County Monday was mandated by the Alabama Supreme Court to approve the raids, she said in a press release Tuesday afternoon.

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