Jefferson-Morgan’s school board is the only one in Greene County, so far, to approve a tax increase for the 2017-18 school year.
Carmichaels will celebrate its 250th birthday with a four-day celebration beginning Thursday.
Construction on a bridge along Mapletown Road spanning Whiteley Creek in Monongahela Township is expected to begin July 10.
Musician Luke Schroyer will perform with singer Emily Mathason as Land Lines during the Sounds of Summer free concert series.
A Wayne Township firefighter suffered a minor injury while battling a house fire near Spraggs Monday afternoon.
A Washington County judge granted nominal bond Tuesday to a Donora man facing charges stemming from the beating of a woman in Charleroi in which police allege he used a dehumidifier and chest freezer.
The state Department of Transportation announced three upcoming road closures to allow crews to replace railroad crossings in East Bethlehem Township.
Monessen School Board furloughs six schoolteachers and demotes three others to address an enrollment decline.
A construction worker received an electrical shock and fell from a roof in Donora today.
Finishing construction of the Mon-Fayette Expressway is back on schedule.
There will be a lane restriction on Route 917 between Interstate 70 and the intersection with Route 136 at Ginger Hill in Fallowfield and Somerset township starting July 5 and continuing until Aug. 11, weather permitting.
Washington County had a reasonably high rate of opioid overdose hospitalizations in 2016, according to a report from the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council.
Crews are working to refill 500,000 gallons of water at Washington Park pool in time for one of the busiest weekends of the season. The swimming pool was drained and cleaned after heavy rains Friday resulted in a muddy mess.
An Avella woman was charged last week with endangering the welfare of children and driving under the influence of alcohol stemming from a April 12 crash in Independence Township.
A community mourns the loss of McDonald Volunteer Fire Department Chief Scott Albertini at his funeral Monday.
Dennis Davin, secretary of the Department of Community and Economic Development, fears that fundng for economic development will be slashed in Pennsylvania's next budget.
Doing away with gerrymandering would benefit both political parties and all citizens.
More must be done to assure that our voting systems are secure.
The new medical marijuana growing facility in Greene County is a win for the local economy, but more importantly, it’s a victory for people who desperately need marijuana for legitimate medical reasons.
Until now, someone who abused an animal in Pennsylvania could count on escaping the legal system with no more than a slap on the wrist. Fortunately, that’s about to change.
Monessen graduate Charel Allen is turning to coaching after long, distinguished playing career.
Local coaching legends Bartolomucci, Salvino among 2017 class.
Blake Baggett races to another victory at High Point.
ERIN, Wis. – The biggest surprise at this U.S. Open was not who was leading, but who was leaving.
George McPhee can’t wait to fill the white board, the one in the Vegas Golden Knights’ expansion draft room. On Wednesday night, the staff will start adding the names of players who will become part of the expansion team for its first NHL season.
PITTSBURGH – Marc-Andre Fleury knew this day was coming, though the winningest goaltender in Pittsburgh Penguins history did his best to push the idea of his inevitable departure to the back of his mind. No need to become a distraction with a shot at history on the line.
PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Stanley Cup championship, the first an NHL team has won back to back in almost 20 years, spawned by far the biggest victory parade of any of the franchise’s five titles.
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June 28, 2017
Wild Things' second baseman Tyler Reese made the most of another opportunity to start, driving in all four runs in a 4-0 shutout win over Traverse City.
PITTSBURGH – David Freese misplayed a groundball at third base, allowing Steven Souza Jr. to score in the 10th inning and giving the Tampa Bay Rays a 4-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday night.
OMAHA, Neb. – It has been a busy College World Series for Dr. Jerry Poche’, the father of star LSU pitcher Jared Poche’.
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Tim Tebow knows he can still improve on everything.
WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to take up New Jersey’s bid to allow sports betting at its casinos and racetracks, a case that could lead other states to seek a share of the lucrative market.
June 27, 2017
After being released from his scholarship at Iona, First Love's Samson George signs with Pitt.
A repeat feat for Canon-McMillan’s Rohaley
McKenna Lampe lifted West Greene to state champion status
O-R’s All-District Baseball Team
O-R’s Softball All-District Team
First Love’s George flipping the script by choosing Pitt
Singer’s 12 Ks help Gators beat LSU 4-3 in CWS finals opener
Baylor: NCAA investigation is ‘ongoing, pending’
LSU, Florida set to play for CWS title
Steelers manning up for 2017 season
Bucs’ bullpen falters again in loss to Cardinals
Bell, Jaso lead Pirates to comeback win over Cardinals
Knebel sets strikeout mark as Brewers beat Pirates 4-2
Santana’s late home run lifts Brewers over Pirates 4-3
Vegas Golden Knights may get franchise goalie, young roster
Penguins’ bid for 3-peat likely won’t include Fleury
650,000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win
Middle innings lift Things past Schaumburg
Big first inning leads Things past Schaumburg
Things ride big second inning to victory
Things blow late lead, fall to Lake Erie
Only a bad break could stop Vactor
Kelley’s path from T-ball to IUP hall
Making a case that Crosby is better than Gretzky
Plenty of options for varmint hunters to try, consider
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