Greene County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Greene County, PA.

Results 1 - 20 of 295 in Greene County, PA

  1. Lessons of an outdoors writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... A long time ago, I wrote an article for Pennsylvania Sportsman Magazine about deer hunting to be had in Greene County. At the time, there was just a few of us that hunted in our local area. Though there wasn't a high deer population in the area, we ...

    Comment?

  2. Personal care an option for Alzheimer's and dementia patientsRead the original story

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    For the last 20 years, Nancy Haney has operated a personal care home in Rices Landing, Greene County, caring for people who can't care for themselves.

    Comment?

  3. Museum field trip highlight of summer school programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | O-R Online

    ... curator James “Fuzzy” Randolph as he took them on a tour of the museum, tying its collection to Greene County history. “We had done a lot of hands-on science. I thought this would fit in well with that,” said Kathy ...

    Comment?

  4. Cumberland man wanted for daytime burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | O-R Online

    ... and someone fitting his description was seen driving it. According to a criminal complaint filed before Greene County Magisterial District Judge Lee Watson, Pattison told Beckus he gave Gilblom a ride July 1 to Ceylon Road and Route 21, near ...

    Comment?

  5. EQT to tap Pennsylvania's Utica shaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Business Journal

    ... of EQT's exploration and production division, said the company is planning to sink an experimental well in Greene County. Earlier this year, EQT (NYSE: EQT) called off drilling in the western edge of the play in Ohio on account of disappointing ...

    Comment?

  6. Benefit kickball tournament draws hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | O-R Online

    ... according to Colby's mother, Carrie Bedilion Simkovic. “This is one of the great things about living in Greene County. You take the good with the bad, but when the bad does happen, the community comes together when they need to,” said ...

    Comment?

  7. Pageants a part of countya s fabricRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | O-R Online

    Beginning at 4 p.m. at the Jefferson-Morgan High School auditorium, five Greene County girls ages 15, 16 and 17 will model sportswear and evening gowns and dance and sing their hearts out, all hoping after several grueling hours of pageantry to wear the Miss Rain Day crown.

    Comment?

  8. Police: Cumberland Township man assaulted teenage relativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | O-R Online

    ... Robert Morgan. Police also retrieved four bullets from David Morgan's front shirt pocket. He is being held in Greene County jail on $25,000 straight cash bond. A preliminary hearing in the matter is scheduled for July 29 at 2:30 p.m.

    Comment?

  9. Greene Couple to be extradited for triple homicide in W.Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | O-R Online

    WAYNESBURG – A Greene County man who allegedly told an acquaintance, “I told you I would get them back,” in relation to a triple homicide on Jan. 13 in Littleton, W.Va., now faces first-degree murder charges, along with his girlfriend, in Wetzel County, W.Va.

    Comment?

  10. Making It Here a " Brewing beer with A&M Wine SuppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | O-R Online

    ... energy of innovation. The Observer-Reporter's newest web mini-series, "Made in Washington County" and "Made in Greene County," focuses on those things that just can't be found anywhere else - items that are hand-crafted, homemade or just plain ...

    Comment?

  11. We can take steps to deter burglarsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | O-R Online

    ... return empty barrels). We have one more suggestion that might be one of the best deterrents of all. Give the Greene County Humane Society a call. There is probably a dog desperate for a home and one that could bark its head off if some person began ...

    Comment?

  12. One killed in Greene Co. accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | O-R Online

    ... the highway into a garage. Leroy Melvin Knisley, 42, of Clarksburg, W.Va., was pronounced dead at the scene by Greene County Deputy Coroner Mary Lewis. The driver of the sport utility vehicle, Rachael Kelly, no age given, of California, was flown to ...

    Comment?

  13. Mellow Capitol portrait now includes convictionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Portraits of former Speakers Herb Fineman, D-Philadelphia; John Perzel, R-Philadelphia; and William DeWeese, D-Greene County, are similarly marked. Fineman, considered the 'Father of the Modern Legislature,' was convicted in 1977 of obstruction of ...

    Comment?

  14. Hospital wanderer pleads in unrelated caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | O-R Online

    ... motor vehicle. Tara Kinsell / Observer-Reporter WAYNESBURG – A Waynesburg man who has twice been before Greene County Judge Farley Toothman in the last six months pleading guilty to various charges, including criminal trespass at Southwest ...

    Comment?

  15. Rice Energy Acquires Chesapeake's Marcellus Package: AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Seeking Alpha

    ... a follow-up note. Rice is acquiring 22,000 net acres (100% operated, average 95% working interest) in western Greene County, Pennsylvania, from Chesapeake Appalachia, LLC and its partners for approximately $336 million. The average royalty burden is ...

    Comment?

  16. Gas fire quickly under control in Greene CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Business Journal

    The Observer-Reporter in Washington, Pa., reported the blaze was caused by a faulty valve that leaked gas and ignited at the Green Hill 11 pad in Center Township.

    Comment?

  17. Fire extinguished at Center Township well siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | O-R Online

    ... Run Road in Center Township Monday afternoon. Tara Kinsell / Observer-Reporter ROGERSVILLE – Four Greene County fire companies were called to a fire Monday afternoon when a faulty valve in a cylindrical sand container caused gas to leak and ...

    Comment?

  18. The secrets behind berry pickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | O-R Online

    ... he and some of his siblings would turn their berries into cash. “That's how we got our money for the Greene County Fair each year. There were nine of us. I don't remember the youngest ones doing it though,” he said. “We'd sell ...

    Comment?

  19. Earning scholarships and aiding the communityRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | O-R Online

    ... to light until graduation was a distant memory. In recent weeks, we were impressed to learn of a host of Greene County graduates who became recipients of some rather significant monetary help in the furtherance of their education. But before we ...

    Comment?

  20. Bridge between counties named for retired war heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | O-R Online

    ... truss bridge a year ago, connecting East Bethlehem Township in Washington County with Jefferson Township in Greene County. “It was a very easy decision for Pam and I to work together to make this happen,” Solobay said of dedicating the ...

    Comment?