All Stories All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 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 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 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 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 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 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 Benefit Bubble Soccer Tournament at Ringgold Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:52:01 -0500 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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