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A local Santa Claus needs a hand
This Saturday, as they have done the last 31 years, volunteers will distribute toys for children of families in need in Greene County through the Toys for Tots program.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Christmas parade successful despite bitter cold
Tara Kinsell/Observer-Reporter The Seldom Seen Farm float with its Santa's Toy Shop theme took first place in the 2013 Waynesburg Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Nemacolin man sentenced on charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon
WAYNESBURG – A Nemacolin man, who cut his former girlfriend's throat with a knife and later told police he wanted to kill her so she would never again hurt him or his children, was sentenced Thursday by Greene County Judge Farley Toothman.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
American Red Cross partners with United Way to set up satellite office
The American Red Cross set up a satellite office in Greene County, thanks to a contribution of office space from the Greene County United Way.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Chambera s Christmas parade Saturday
The Waynesburg Area Chambers of Commerce's annual Christmas parade always concludes with the arrival of Santa.
Cyril Wecht keynote speaker for career fair at Peters Twp. High School
Cyril Wecht speaks with a reporter for Peters Township High School's newspaper following a career day presentation.
Greene restored to a place of honor
There was a lot going on atop the Greene County Courthouse over the summer, and none of it was very good.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
County budgets increasing due to CYS, pension, health costs
An Observer-Reporter story nearly a month ago that applied the term “Shaleonaire” to Washington and Greene county governments drew the attention of a North Strabane Township resident who called his county's budgetary increases over the past seven years “appalling.” Washington and Greene have seen millions of dollars of ... (more)
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Students seek mile of food
Greene County Career and Technology Center students measure the first length of food donated in a project to collect one mile of food for Corner Cupboard Food Bank.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
One program offers many options for students
From left, Elizabeth Nolan, Mackenzie Mobrey and Porscha Conard, students in the Emergency and Protective Services program at Greene County Career and Technology Center, work with a 911 dispatch simulator.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
New statue of General Greene lifted to the dome of the courthouse
Bob Niedbala/Observer-Reporter A close-up view of the new statue of Gen. Greene, which was hoisted to the top of the courthouse dome Tuesday morning.
Washington, Greene Counties Prep For More Snow, Ice
On Interstate 79 south near Canonsburg in Washington County, a PennDOT truck paves the way, not because of a massive amount of snow yet, but to keep ahead of what is to come.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Trying to master English
Gueillermina Lopez, left, and Ubaldo Sanchez, scond from left, work through a book with volunteer tutor Pat Kesnek and ESL coordinator Kris Drach.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Flenniken expansion is needed
The Flenniken Public Library in Carmichaels, serving “down east” Greene County, recently honored Tina Gresko and Janice Jeffries for the 25 years of dedicated and loyal service each has provided.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Grteene County receives $2.5 million for four projects
The Commonwealth Financing Authority has approved more than $2.5 million in grants for four major Greene County projects, the largest award going to the Southwestern Pennsylvania Water Authority for the expansion of water lines through Waynesburg.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
ECA Marcellus Trust I: A Forecast Of Future Distributions
ECT's natural gas production over the past year has absolutely cratered. But so has the share price.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Waynesburg production to address bullying
The cast of the Waynesburg Central High School production of “The 100 Dresses” will perform the children's classic for the public at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the high school auditorium.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Praise goes to Walmart for its generosity
Say what you will about Walmart, but when it comes to its support of the Heroes Run/Walk in Greene County, its generosity is unmatched.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Man, wife take stand in SW Pa. homicide trial
Jurors have heard directly from a man and woman charged in the shooting death of a man at a remote hunting cabin in southwestern Pennsylvania last year.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The York Daily Record
Prosecutors rest in slaying at remote Pa. cabin
Prosecutors in western Pennsylvania have rested their case against a man and woman charged in the shooting death of a man at a remote hunting cabin in southwestern Pennsylvania last year.