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  1. Study: Distracted driving among teenagers at all-time highRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... shows 243 accidents were caused by distracted driving in Washington County and 26 were reported in Greene County. One of the accidents in Washington was fatal. Six resulted in major injury in Washington and one resulted in major injury in Greene. ...

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  2. Greene County PennDOT plans for 2015 discussedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | O-R Online

    From left, Robbie Matesic, executive director department of Greene County Development, William Beaumariage, PennDOT project manager, and Dana Slavic of state Rep. Pam Snyder's office, discuss future PennDOT projects for Greene County.

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  3. Waynesburg man arrested for theftRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... Lee Watson on one count of conspiracy to commit theft and two counts of theft, all felonies. He was placed in Greene County jail on $50,000 bond and faces a preliminary hearing before Watson at 2:30 p.m. April 1.

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  4. Archives launches blogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Xenia Daily Gazette

    About two decades ago, Greene County's records and archives were spread throughout the county, in garages, basements, even in the county courthouse's clocktower with the pigeons. They were, in the words of former Greene County Archivist Gillian Hill, "in a bit of a state ."

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  5. Commissioners attending Harrisburg confab hear governor discuss severance taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | O-R Online

    ... the formula in place for Act 13. We'll take our chances with up or down production,” Shober reiterated. Greene County Commissioner Blair Zimmerman, who also attended the conference, said he doesn't like the idea of the amount paid out to ...

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  6. Greene County to get Applebeea s restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | O-R Online

    WAYNESBURG – Greene County will soon have another option for restaurant dinning as plans were approved Monday by the Franklin Township supervisors for an Applebee's restaurant.

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  7. Man charged with a stabbing outside of a Waynesburg barRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | O-R Online

    ... is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, harassment and disorderly conduct. He is being held in the Greene County Jail on $25,000 straight cash bond. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. March 31 before Magisterial District ...

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  8. West Virginia firm paying $245K for damaging historic bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Erie Times News

    ... a traffic signal before driving the 16.5-ton truck onto the Pollocks Mills Bridge on Sept. 29. The Greene County Commissioners approved the settlement last week. The truck was hauling water to a natural gas drilling site owned by EQT, for whom ...

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  9. West Virginia firm paying $245K for damaging historic bridge in Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | York Dispatch

    ... a traffic signal before driving the 16.5-ton truck onto the Pollocks Mills Bridge on Sept. 29. The Greene County Commissioners approved the settlement last week. The truck was hauling water to a natural gas drilling site owned by EQT, for whom ...

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  10. The trucks are here to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | O-R Online

    A damage settlement approved last week by the Greene County Commissioners with a trucking company whose truck caused a section of an historic Greene County bridge to collapse should ensure the restoration of the bridge.

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  11. Convicted sex offender to be resentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | O-R Online

    ... this week. Leeland Ray Barnhart Jr., 38, was sentenced to 10½ to 20½ years in prison by now-retired Greene County Judge William Nalitz in October 2012. At the time, this was the mandatory sentence for the offenses Barnhart committed. ...

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  12. Police discover meth lab in Greene County; make arrestaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | O-R Online

    ... her items from the residence. Guthrie was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Lee Watson and placed in Greene County Jail on $75,000 cash bond. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for 2 p.m. March 24.

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  13. FirstEnergy setting alternative plans for coal-ash disposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Business Journal

    ... FirstEnergy shuttered the Hatfield's Ferry plant in 2013, but its associated landfill in Monongahela Township, Greene County, still has "several years" of remaining capacity, according to company spokeswoman Stephanie Walton. That's important to ...

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  14. Greene County fire started by electrical shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Kinston Free Press

    A fire that broke out late Tuesday in a Greene County building is the second in less than a month. Emergency Management Director Randy Skinner said the fire started in the two-story building that houses the Greene County Probation and Parole and N.C. Highway Patrol offices.

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  15. Greene commissioners to consider damage settlement on Pollocks Mill BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | O-R Online

    WAYNESBURG – Greene County commissioners expect to approve a settlement Thursday that will allow the county to proceed with repairs to the historic Pollocks Mill Bridge, a section of which collapsed in September under an overweight tanker truck.

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  16. Greene County probation office total loss after overnight fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WITN

    ... he day before. Along with that fire, the same day we reported a fire heavily damaged the Clerk's office in the Greene County Courthouse across the street.

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  17. Montgomery Co. announces OVI checkpoint locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    ... Kettering police announced added patrols to the streets to catch drivers under the influence. Law enforces in Greene County, Warren County and Miami County are also using extra patrols to combat drunk driving. Most are using grant money to handle ...

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  18. Washington, Greene jobless rates riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | O-R Online

    Apparently, budgetary cutbacks in the oil and natural gas industry affected the regional job picture in January, as unemployment rates rose in Washington and Greene counties.

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  19. Consol Energy Inc. makes donation to community foundationa s education fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | O-R Online

    Jessica Kearns, right, external relations specialist for Consol Energy, presents a contribution to Bettie Stammerjohn, executive director of the Community Foundation of Greene County for the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Educational Improvement Fund.

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  20. What if they held an election and nobody came?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | O-R Online

    Two important races are up for grabs in Greene County in the May 19 primary election.

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