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Cecil, North Strabane, Peters stoke countya s population growth
Cecil, North Strabane and Peters townships share borders – and much more.
Wed May 22, 2013
DeWeese presses appeal before Pa. court panel
HARRISBURG – Former state Rep. Bill DeWeese should be granted a new trial on corruption charges because a judge improperly limited the number of defense witnesses who testified, DeWeese's attorney told a Superior Court panel Wednesday at a hearing on his appeal.
DeWeese lawyers to press appeal before court panel
The former Greene County lawmaker contends procedural errors by judges and misconduct by prosecutors constitute grounds for overturning the jury's verdict or granting him a new trial.
Tue May 21, 2013
Tennant unofficial winner in Greene Co. sheriffa s race
With all 44 precincts reporting in Greene County, Bryan Tennant, a Waynesburg Borough patrolman, unofficially captured the Democratic nomination for sheriff.
Sun May 19, 2013
Carmichaels, Cumberland should discuss police merger
Carmichaels Borough decided last week to hold off on a plan to hire a new police officer because it was discussing a possible agreement to have Cumberland Township police help patrol the borough.
Sat May 18, 2013
Bees make their way from Georgia to homes throughout the area
Mark Bedillion, right, loads a box of bees into the truck of Paul Medenciy of Greene County during “Bee Pickup Day” at Bedillion Honey Farm in Hickory.
Thu May 16, 2013
Commissioners to address condition of statue
WAYNESBURG – Greene County commissioners today are expected to declare an emergency situation exists relative to the condition of the Gen.
Wed May 15, 2013
Firefighters On School Fire Patrol In Greene County
Starting Tuesday morning, three area volunteer fire departments will have state-certified personnel on site at Eastern Greene Elementary and Middle School as a safety precaution.
Former prothonotary employee faces charges
WAYNESBURG – The former family court coordinator in the Greene County prothonotary's office will be charged with stealing more than $600 from the office during the past year.
Tue May 14, 2013
Three seek Democratic nomination for Greene Co. sheriffa
From left, Erik Richard Ketchem, William F. Lewis Jr. and Brian Tennant are seeking the Democratic nomination for Greene County sheriff.
Redistricting Fight is Over, Time to Move On
The state Supreme Court has issued a unanimous decision upholding the latest legislative redistricting plan .
Mon May 13, 2013
Waynesburg gets new police chief and borough manager
WAYNESBURG – Waynesburg Borough Council filled the positions of two of its top administrators Monday, promoting a patrolman to police chief and hiring a new borough manager.
Sat May 11, 2013
Plywood sheep promoting festival
Alana DePetris, 10, of Waynesburg, stands by the sign she painted to promote the Sheep and Fiber Fest scheduled May 18 and 19 at the Greene County Fairgrounds.
Fri May 10, 2013
Aerial show and plane rides highlight event
WAYNESBURG – Pilot Max Loughman gets a twinkle in his eye when he talks about aviation.
Fifth-graders explore career options
WAYNESBURG – It might seem an unusual sight for a 10-year-old to be wiring a doorbell or aligning the front end of a Ford Mustang.
Thu May 09, 2013
Corbett revives law giving counties option of abolishing jury commissioners
For the second time in 18 months, Gov. Tom Corbett has signed into law a bill giving counties the option of abolishing the office of jury commissioner, and commissioners in Washington and Greene counties could act as soon as next week.
Greenhouse open for business at Waynesburg Central High School
WAYNESBURG – The Waynesburg Central High School greenhouse is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Wed May 08, 2013
Reapportionment plan adds new representative to area
After more than a year in limbo, the state Supreme Court put its stamp of approval on a revised plan that redraws the boundaries of the state's legislative districts.
Sun May 05, 2013
Greene should help farmers markets thrive
A farmers market, all the rage in many communities, was first introduced in Greene County eight years ago, and this will be the second year that area residents will have three locations from which to buy locally grown fresh produce.
Thu May 02, 2013
Gen. Greene statue is deteriorating
WAYNESBURG – Gen. Nathanael Greene has seen better days – the 10-foot statue of the Revolutionary War commander sitting atop the dome of the Greene County Courthouse, that is.