All Stories All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 Pennsylvania GOP governor hopefuls face off for first time BLUE BELL – With primary campaign season starting up, Pennsylvania’s three announced GOP candidates for governor auditioned Thursday night for Montgomery County Republicans, whose members may be the state party’s most generous campaign donors. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:27:28 -0400 Robinson – 70 years Lee and Billie Robinson of Hickory will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with dinner with family. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:23:13 -0400 Hundreds gather to celebrate Mason-Dixon Line’s 250th anniversary Hundreds gathered this past weekend at Mason-Dixon Historical Park near Core, W.Va., to enjoy the three-day festival for the 250th anniversary celebration of the Mason-Dixon Line survey along Pennsylvania’s southern border. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:23:10 -0400 McDonald to be honored by LeMoyne Center The LeMoyne Community Center will hold the sixth annual Community Roast from 2 to 5 p.m. Oct. 29 at the Hilton DoubleTree Hotel, 340 Racetrack Road, North Strabane Township. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:23:06 -0400 Waynesburg Lions Club hosts peace poster contest Waynesburg Lions Club sponsors peace poster contest. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:23:03 -0400 Volunteer Connection Faith in Action, a program of TRPIL Community Services, has volunteer opportunities throughout Washington County for those who want to make a difference for neighbors who need a little help to remain independent. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:23:01 -0400 Police seeking witnesses to fatal South Strabane crash South Strabane Township police are seeking witnesses to a fatal crash Oct. 13 at the intersection of East Beau Street (Route 136) and Lakeview Drive. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:49 -0400 Reward offered in South Park pedestrian death A reward is being offered for information in the death of a New Eagle man hit by a car in South Park. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:47 -0400 Must-win games, battling for home-field advantage headline Week 8 With the playoff picture slowly becoming clearer, local high school football teams are still in must-win situations to make a playoff run possible. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:40 -0400 Washington County seeks election day workers; two polling places change There have been several polling places changes for the Nov. 7 election in Washington County. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:36 -0400 Brothers charged with assaulting fellow Belle Vernon student Two Belle Vernon Area students accused of attacking a third are in a juvenile detention center in connection with that incident. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:34 -0400 Wash High looks to keep rolling while Burgettstown looks to rebound from last week’s loss Washington will look to extend its regular-season winning streak to 37 games tonight at Burgettstown. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:25 -0400 County questions state about Trinity school tax increase Washington County commissioners have contacted the state Department of Education in an attempt to determine if the Trinity School District complied with the law in the wake of the countywide reassessment. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:21 -0400 W&J inaugurates new president John Knapp received a standing ovation from students, faculty and alumni Thursday afternoon just after he was sworn in as president of Washington and Jefferson College. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:17 -0400 Steelers, Roethlisberger look to involve tight ends Steelers looking to get tight ends more involved in offense. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:22:08 -0400