All Stories http://www.observer-reporter.com/section/?template=rss&mime=xml All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/rangers_top_pirates_as_darvish_wins_1st_start_since_2014 Rangers top Pirates as Darvish wins 1st start since 2014 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Yu Darvish struck out seven in five strong innings in his first start in the majors in almost 22 months, and the Texas Rangers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Saturday night. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:55:53 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/rangers_top_pirates_as_darvish_wins_1st_start_since_2014 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/mother_keeps_military_service_from_family_for_more_than_half-century Mother keeps military service from family for more than half-century Joann Braunegg, 91, was a devoted spouse and mother of three in Charleroi. But it wasn't until three years ago that her two sons and one daughter found out an incredible facet of her life: she was a World War II veteran. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:45:57 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/mother_keeps_military_service_from_family_for_more_than_half-century http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/police_beat_may_29 Police beat May 29 Equipment stolen: Welding equipment owned by White Line Construction of Smock was reported stolen Wednesday from a construction site on South Sunset Beach Road at the Interstate 70 overpass, Buffalo, state police said. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:36:13 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/police_beat_may_29 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/johnson_qualifies_for_ncaa_championships Johnson qualifies for NCAA Championships Former Canon-McMillan standout will compete for NCAA title in triple jump. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:32:55 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/johnson_qualifies_for_ncaa_championships http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/x2018itx2019s_a_way_to_say_thanks_for_their_servicex2019 ‘It’s a way to say thanks for their service’ Nearly a dozen Jefferson-Morgan students and several veterans’ groups spent Friday morning decorating the graves of veterans buried at Greene County Memorial Park. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:24:40 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/x2018itx2019s_a_way_to_say_thanks_for_their_servicex2019 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/anniex2019s_mailbox_tenants_causing_health_risk Annie’s Mailbox: Tenants causing health risk Q. Because the cost of living is so high around here, I now rent bedrooms in my home to a couple of young adults in their 20s. It’s almost impossible for them to go out on their own. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:24:28 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/anniex2019s_mailbox_tenants_causing_health_risk http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/fort_pitt_bridge_inspection_work Fort Pitt Bridge inspection work Bridge inspection work will be done on the Fort Pitt Bridge Tuesday and Wednesday, weather permitting. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:24:27 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/fort_pitt_bridge_inspection_work http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/fort_pitt_tunnel_closures Fort Pitt Tunnel closures There will be overnight closures in the outbound lanes of the Fort Pitt Tunnel Tuesday through Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. All traffic will be detoured. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:24:25 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/fort_pitt_tunnel_closures http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/parkway_west_work Parkway West work There will be a asingle-lane closure Tuesday and Wednesday nights on the Parkway West (Interstate 376), weaather permitting. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:24:22 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/parkway_west_work http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/wild_things_win_4th_straight Wild Things win 4th straight Washington blanks Schaumburg on 6-hitter. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:24:14 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/wild_things_win_4th_straight http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/cecil_residents_warn_of_costly_fights_with_turnpike_commission Cecil residents warn of costly fights with turnpike commission The Southern Beltway project is an expensive legal problem for Cecil homeowners trying to stave off eminent domain seizings of their property. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:23:56 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/cecil_residents_warn_of_costly_fights_with_turnpike_commission http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/food_trucks_driving_to_satisfy Food trucks driving to satisfy Sunny skies on Saturday afternoon brought out a crowd of hungry people eager to try one of the delicacies offered by vendors at the first Greater Pittsburgh Food Truck Festival at The Meadows. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:23:51 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/food_trucks_driving_to_satisfy http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/carroll_motorcyclist_arrested_after_chase Carroll motorcyclist arrested after chase A Monongahela motorcyclist was arrested early Saturday after he allegedly led Monongahela on a chase. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:23:45 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/carroll_motorcyclist_arrested_after_chase http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/give_greene_students_the_best_education Give Greene students the best education “Separate educational facilities are inherently unequal,” said the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the case Brown vs. Board of Education in 1954. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:23:42 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/give_greene_students_the_best_education http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/we_should_work_together We should work together So as the reality show called the presidential primary rolls on, I’m perplexed as to a certain movement called anger – anger at the dysfunction of our government. Sat, 28 May 2016 22:23:39 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160528/we_should_work_together