– Alpha Natural Resources’ plan to build a new coal mine in Holbrook was the subject of a public hearing Wednesday, though sale of the proposed mine’s coal reserves could be approved today by the judge presiding over Alpha’s bankruptcy.
Carmichaels Area High School will graduate 86 seniors during commencement ceremonies Friday, June 3 in the high school gymnasium.
The West Greene varsity softball team was sent off Wednesday afternoon for their WPIAL semifinals playoff game against Monessen with all of the district’s students and staff cheering outside the high school.
Central Greene School District will hold fall sports physicals in the high school gym June 11. Those needing a physical should call the athletic office 724-852-1050 ext. 3226 for an appointment. The physicals are free.
Reconstruction of Greene County Bridge No. 36 on Forney Hollow Road in Wayne Township is set to begin June 6.
An 82-year-old Rostraver Township woman has died following an apparent suicide pact she had with her husband Sunday.
Belle Vernon School Board reconsidered taking action to open the softball coach's position after the team had to forfeit games that kept it from the playoffs. Action on the preliminary budget was also delayed.
Monongahela Planning Commission hears testimony on allowing chickens as pets in residiential areas.
A Monessen man is being held on $75,000 bond on charges he beat his girlfriend with a baselball bat.
Monessen suffers more financial setbacks
Traffic is backed up on Route 19 after a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of McClelland Road in North Strabane Township at about 3:45 p.m. today. Police and emergency crews are at the scene. Two people were reportedly injured, with one person taken from the scene by medical helicopter. The...
A West Bethlehem Township woman was arrested Tuesday by state police after she allegedly assaulted her 92-year-old mother and held her against her will over a six-month period.
The Washington County Behavioral Health and Developmental Services will hold its fifth annual Mental Health Awareness Fair, “Overcoming Barriers on the Path to Wellness from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at Washington Crown Center, 1500 W. Chestnut St., Washington. The event is free to the...
Trinity School District will install alarms on exit doors at all its elementary schools after a kindergarten student walked away from Trinity South and was found about a mile away.
A Washington woman was indicted last week by a federal grand jury for allegedly trafficking heroin earlier this year.
The head of the state’s Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs, Gary Tennis, was in Washington Tuesday to meet with police, social workers, elected officials and others involved in the battle against drug addiction.
Cars and trucks tend to speed along Lone Pine Road in Amwell Township. The berms are narrow and it’s not safe for anyone to stroll along, let alone a 6-year-old gone A.W.O.L. from kindergarten.
It seems as quaint as a covered wagon now, but there once was a time when you could walk up to the gate at an airport in the United States and buy a ticket for a flight just before takeoff after having gone through no security and having no questions asked.
According to several reports, John Quigley combined a passion for environmental issues with a matching level of prickliness that alienated many of those who could have helped advance the causes that he cared about.
The 1986 Democratic primary contest in Georgia’s 5th congressional district, which encompasses much of Atlanta and its immediate suburbs, was one for the ages.
OAKLAND, Calif. – Steve Kerr gave his Golden State players a much-needed mental day off with time to rest their weary bodies, and he got back to work trying to figure out how to save the season against a powerful Thunder team that shows no signs of slowing down.
BEIJING – A proposal to let professional fighters compete in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics is “ridiculous” and “foolish,” former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson said Wednesday.
INDIANAPOLIS – The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 is the hottest ticket in town, now that race organizers have announced all seats, suites and the infield have been sold out for Sunday’s race.
PARIS – As if ordering room service, Andy Murray’s latest unheralded French Open tormenter requested that a can of Coke and a Mars bar be brought to him right there on Court Philippe Chatrier for sustenance during their five-setter.
I am responding to George Block’s article in Sunday’s newspaper about women being the reason for a lack of ammunition. So I guess there shouldn’t be any women in the outdoors or women shooting events or any young girls using ammo to advance their desire to become more involved...
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins are headed home for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final.
TAMPA, Fla. – The bigger the playoff moment, the more Nikita Kucherov shines.
PITTSBURGH — The Tampa Bay Lightning are one win away from a return trip to the Stanley Cup Final.
PITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan has been stressing for weeks his team has multiple goaltenders capable of taking the franchise to the Stanley Cup.
TAMPA, Fla. – Few NHL teams have the quickness, speed, skill and depth to overwhelm the Tampa Bay Lightning, which the Pittsburgh Penguins have done through three games of the Eastern Conference finals.
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