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/20160214/jozart_hopes_to_continue_opening_doors_for_budding_artists_musicians Jozart hopes to continue opening doors for budding artists, musicians Jozart Center for the Arts in California is appealing for donations and volunteers to keep its doors open. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:54:03 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/jozart_hopes_to_continue_opening_doors_for_budding_artists_musicians http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/birth Birth Washabaugh, Nia Alexis, born March 16, 2015, at UPMC Mercy, Pittsburgh, daughter of John and Stephanie of Canonsburg. Maternal grandparents are Kevin and Judy Boggs of Washington. Paternal grandparents are John Washabaugh of Canonsburg and Jill Washabaugh of Liberty. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:29:04 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/birth http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/more_than_106000_in_scholarships_available_from_wccf_ More than $106,000 in scholarships available from WCCF The Washington County Community Foundation is accepting applications for the following post-secondary scholarships: Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:28:43 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/more_than_106000_in_scholarships_available_from_wccf_ http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/school_registration School registration Burgettstown Area School District will hold registration for kindergartners, plus first-graders new to the district, for the 2016-17 school year from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Burgettstown Area Elementary Center, 100 Bavington Road, as follows: March 9 for children whose last names begin with A to... Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:25:26 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/school_registration http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/school_news School news Alyssa Calabrese, a sophomore at Canon-McMillan High School, was selected as a delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders, which will be held in June in Lowell, Mass. The Congress is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become physicians or go into medical research fields. The... Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:29:11 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/school_news http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/college_news College news Amanda Cary, daughter of Sandra Cary of Strabane, was named to the dean’s list with distinction at Grove City College, where she is majoring in psychology. Cary is a 2013 graduate of Canon-McMillan High School. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:25:54 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/college_news http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/benefit_bubble_soccer_tournament_at_ringgold Benefit Bubble Soccer Tournament at Ringgold Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:52:01 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/benefit_bubble_soccer_tournament_at_ringgold http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/off_the_beaten_path_washington_county_offers_snowshoeing_events Off the beaten path: Washington County offers snowshoeing events Don't let the cold deter you from getting outside. Strap on some snowshoes and join the county parks department for winter hiking. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:37:19 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160214/off_the_beaten_path_washington_county_offers_snowshoeing_events http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/whatx2019s_closed What’s closed Federal, state and local government offices will be closed Monday in observance of the Presidents Day holiday. Banks and financial markets are also closed and there is no mail delivery. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 23:28:55 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/whatx2019s_closed http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/night_to_shine_special-needs_promgoers_get_vip_treatment Night to Shine: Special-needs promgoers get VIP treatment The Bible Chapel is hosting Night To Shine, a prom for special-needs teens and young adults. It's sponsred by the Tim Tebow Foundation. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 23:27:53 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/night_to_shine_special-needs_promgoers_get_vip_treatment http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/author_tell_the_truth_and_do_what_you_believe_in Author: Tell the truth and do what you believe in Jeanne Marie Laskas, the Scenery Hill author of "Concussion," talks about the book, the CTE disease, and what she's learned. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 23:27:48 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/author_tell_the_truth_and_do_what_you_believe_in http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/washington_man_arrested_in_drug_bust Washington man arrested in drug bust DA task force drug bust results in arrest of a Washington man. Detectives seized 785 stamp bags of suspected heroin in raid Friday. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 23:27:44 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/washington_man_arrested_in_drug_bust http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/olympic_dreams_on_hold_for_santucci Olympic dreams on hold for Santucci LOS ANGELES – Clara Santucci’s dreams of making the U.S. Olympic team are on hold for four more years. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 23:27:07 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/olympic_dreams_on_hold_for_santucci http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/no_10_west_virginia_routs_tcu No. 10 West Virginia routs TCU MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Jonathan Holton returned from a suspension and, after leading No. 10 West Virginia to an easy victory, he seemed to understand why he was away from the team for four games. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 23:26:49 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/no_10_west_virginia_routs_tcu http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/pioneers_come_out_cold_lose_to_cornell Pioneers come out cold, lose to Cornell Shooting struggles cost West Greene in its first-round playoff loss to Cornell. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 23:19:21 -0500 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20160213/pioneers_come_out_cold_lose_to_cornell