All Stories All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 Local businesses host benefit dinner for collapse victims Presidents Pub and Life Church teamed up with local businesses Tuesday to host a benefit dinner to help provide relief for victims of the July 12 building collapse at 15 N. Main St., Washington. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:02:52 -0400 Work to begin in November on water line to Nineveh Southwestern Pennsylvania Water Authority expects to begin work within the next few months on a long-awaited, eight-mile water line extension from Waynesburg to Nineveh. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:02:42 -0400 Waynesburg CareerLink relocating to Greene Plaza The CareerLink center in downtown Waynesburg will soon have a new home at the Greene Plaza in Franklin Township. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:02:28 -0400 Court cases Numerous people recently appeared in Washington County Court on criminal charges. Among those appearing before Judge Gary Gilman were: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:02:26 -0400 Adios draw sets scene for final Favorites will go off in 3-4 posts for Adios final. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:02:05 -0400 Waynesburg U turf replacement expected to be finished on time Waynesburg University is in the process of replacing the turf at John F. Wiley Stadium. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:02:03 -0400 Stewart races, wins at PPMS IMPERIAL – Tony Stewart raced in the 30-lap Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions at Pittsburgh’s Pennsylvania Motor Speedway Monday night. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:01:52 -0400 Brain disease seen in most football players in large report CHICAGO – Research on 202 former football players found evidence of a brain disease linked to repeated head blows in nearly all of them, from athletes in the National Football League, college and even high school. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:01:38 -0400 Penske inks NASCAR’s Brad Keselowski to multiyear extension MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Team Penske has locked up 2012 NASCAR Cup champion Brad Keselowski with a multiyear extension. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:01:31 -0400 Senate opens ‘Obamacare’ debate at last but outcome in doubt WASHINGTON – Prodded by President Donald Trump, a bitterly divided Senate voted at last Tuesday to move forward with the Republicans’ long-promised legislation to repeal and replace “Obamacare.” There was high drama as Sen. John McCain returned to the Capitol for the first time after being diagnosed with brain cancer to... Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:01:07 -0400 Trump shows the Boy Scouts how to start a political fire CHARLESTON, W.Va. – No knot-tying demonstrations. No wood-carving advice. President Donald Trump went straight to starting a fire in a speech at a national Boy Scout gathering. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:01:00 -0400 Family reunions Kenimond reunion will begin at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Amity fire hall. Bring a covered dish and an item for the Chinese auction. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:22 -0400 Barbara Sinatra, Frank’s 4th wife and philanthropist, dies LOS ANGELES – Barbara Sinatra, the fourth wife of legendary singer Frank Sinatra and a prominent children’s advocate and philanthropist who raised millions of dollars to help abused youngsters, died Tuesday. She was 90. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:54 -0400 Police Beat July 26 Teen hurt in crash: A Mt. Morris teenager was taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va., with unspecified injuries Saturday morning after a one-vehicle crash on Roberts Run Road in Dunkard Township. Police said Samantha J. Sharratt, 17, was driving north toward Carmichaels when a deer ran out, causing Sharratt to swerve and strike a... Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:31 -0400 Police Beat July 26 Woman jailed: Jennifer McAnany, 27, of 4 Cara Drive, Washington, is charged by borough police with possessing drug paraphernalia and driving with a suspended or revoked license stemming from a traffic stop about 4:40 p.m. July 19 in the 200 block of South Central Avenue, court records show. She was placed in Washington County jail on a probation... Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:28 -0400