All Stories All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 Vehicles entered in North Strabane North Strabane Township police are reminding residents to make sure the doors are locked on their vehicles after receiving several reports of vehicles being entered in the area of the Stonegate plan. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:28:47 -0500 Virginia man arrested by North Strabane police on obscenity, corruption charges A Virginia man was arrested Friday by North Strabane Township police after he allegedly sent sexually explicit photographs to an officer posing as a 14-year-old girl. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:28:44 -0500 McGuffey sticks with cutting pay of its tax collectors McGuffey wants to change the way taxes are collected, but one local tax collector says the change will result in a 90 percent pay cut for the collectors. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:28:40 -0500 Democrats elect Perez national chairman ATLANTA – Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman, capping a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party’s electoral failures as well as the energy from resistance to President Donald Trump. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:28:32 -0500 Gorsuch sympathizes with workers, often sides with bosses The case tugs at the heartstrings: A popular Kansas State University professor battles breast cancer, then leukemia. The school won’t extend her six-month sick leave, she loses her job and she cannot get rehired. She sues for discrimination based on disability. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:28:28 -0500 C-M’s Furman keeps his composure, wins 4th section title Senior one of five section champs for Big Macs; Waynesburg wins four. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:07:36 -0500 Teasdale, Fundy dynamic district duo at regionals INDIANA – They are blue with white stars. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:03:30 -0500 Miles’ free throw gives WVU win over Dixon, TCU FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – West Virginia coach Bob Huggins had little to offer when asked about the questionable foul that sent Daxter Miles Jr. to the free throw line with 4.8 seconds left. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:02:54 -0500 Kotchman leads Hillers’ comeback to advance to semifinals Hillers overcome late deficit, beat Gateway in smifinals. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:01:13 -0500 Big Macs can’t slow top-seeded Pine-Richland WEXFORD – Putting on their jumpsuits and warming up for its first game in 15 days, Pine-Richland still looked the part of a No. 1 seed that had lost just once this season. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:57:57 -0500 High school basketball roundup: New Castle storms past McGuffey with big 3rd quarter Charleroi girls knocked out of playoffs again by Neshannock. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:57:53 -0500 Small college basketball roundup: Cal women win outright PSAC West title as Glenn scores 2,000th Vulcans score 56 second-half points to beat arch-rival IUP. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:57:21 -0500 Shots won’t fall as South Fayette girls, boys fall in quarterfinals Boys can't hold lead in fourth quarter, fall to Quaker Valley. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:56:23 -0500 Belle Vernon’s path blocked by Kline, Central Valley CANONSBURG – It is highly unlikely that Belle Vernon’s boys basketball team had to deal with an interior presence this season that was shown to them by Central Valley’s Josh Kline. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:56:09 -0500 Celebrities launch pot brands as California legalizes drug SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Country singer Willie Nelson, the children of the late reggae icon Bob Marley and comedian Whoopi Goldberg are just a few of the growing number of celebrities publicly jumping into the marijuana industry and eyeing the California pot market, which is expected to explode after voters legalized the recreational use of... Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:37:50 -0500