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  1. Judge denies request to freeze multi-million legal fee due to Robert PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    ... for-profit juvenile detention centers and the placement of youths in the facilities in Pittston Township and Butler County. Zappala now controls the detention centers and maintains some of the $95.6 million in damages due to the juvenile justice ...


  2. Malfunctioning Heating Unit Prompts Evacuations At Mars High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... local programming, 7-days [] MARS (KDKA) - Students and staff were forced to evacuate Mars Area High School in Butler County when smoke filled the building on Tuesday morning. According to school district officials, firefighters determined the smoke ...


  3. Candy + local craft beer = Halloween heaven for adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | POP City

    ... (a brown porter) from ShuBrew paired with an Almond Joy. Zachary and Erika Shumaker of ShuBrew in Zelienople, Butler County, say it's a killer pairing because the luscious chocolate coating complements the roasted barley notes of the beer, while the ...


  4. Crews battle flames at Butler Co. businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WPXI

    Fire crews were called to battle flames at a business in Franklin Township, Butler County, Saturday morning. The fire broke out at Trader Horn on New Castle Road shortly after 10:30 a.m. "The fire was all contained to the attic area of the structure.


  5. Fire Damages Butler Co. Trader HornRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | CBS Local

    ... and Men's Basketball. The Fan also features live and local programming, 7-days [] FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP (KDKA) - A Butler County business will likely have to replace its roof after fire swept through the building Saturday morning. Seven fire departments ...


  6. Hunters may share harvest without feesRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Butler Eagle

    The Hunters Sharing the Harvest program recently announced that the previous $15 contribution required of each donating hunter - toward the cost of having the deer butchered - has been waived this year. "The approximate cost of having the deer meat processed is $70 per animal," said Tom Rossman, the HSTH coordinator for Butler County.


  7. Judge hears arguments to freeze anticipated $200 million due to corruption figure Robert J. PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Times Leader

    ... for-profit juvenile detention centers and the placement of youths in the facilities in Pittston Township and Butler County. Zappala and attorneys for the juveniles asked U.S. District Court Judge A. Richard Caputo to freeze Powell's anticipated ...


  8. I-79 work in Butler County starts tonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Butler Eagle

    The $7.71 million resurfacing work in Marshall Township, Allegheny County, has been expanded to include the northbound lanes between the Allegheny County line and the Route 228 Cranberry/Mars interchange.


  9. Butler County Fiscal Court Regular MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Bbech tree news

    The Butler County Fiscal Court met in regular session on Monday evening, October 13th, 2014 at the Butler County Courthouse. Magistrate David Whittinghill was absent from the meeting.


  10. 'My Roots Are In Butler County'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Bbech tree news

    The first Butler County Genealogical Homecoming Event was held on Saturday at the Green River Museum in Woodbury, Kentucky. According to Jessica Moon, one of the organizers, the event all started with a couple of people on a facebook page who wanted to make a gathering so everyone could meet.


  11. The CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | National Review Online

    I hesitate to name a single title for the honor of Best Film About Creepy Authority Figures In NBC Suits , because that genre includes classics like Alex Cox's L.A. punk classic Repo Man and E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial , the greatest film by the greatest living American filmmaker. But I can give an enthusiastic thumb up to George A. Romero's 1973 conspiracy thriller The Crazies , which centers on the Defense Department's effort to contain an outbreak of a bio-agent in Butler County, Pennsylvania.


  12. Police investigating report of attempted luring in Butler Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WPXI

    Authorities in Butler County are looking for a man who tried to lure a teenage girl into his vehicle Sunday night. According to police, a man tried to lure a 15-year-old girl into his vehicle on Bonniebrook Road in Jefferson Township around 8 p.m. Sunday.


  13. Morning crash on Route 8 injures 2Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Butler Eagle

    ... nd Cherokee was sitting on its driver's side in the southbound lane. While the accident, which was reported to Butler County 911 at 7:02 a.m., was cleared, alternating one-way traffic was restricted to a single lane.


  14. Special Olympics impacts perceptions of individuals with intellectual disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Rocket

    ... and passed a torch to mark the official start of the games before President Cheryl Norton and athletes from Butler County spoke, to welcome volunteers and spectators to the 2014 Special Olympics event. Junior public relations major and sport ...


  15. Suspect, 25, surrenders in Cranberry robbery attemptRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Butler Eagle

    ... :30 a.m. today. District Judge Sue Haggerty later arraigned him on a charge of attempted robbery. He is in the Butler County Prison on $25,000 bail.


  16. Sex offender found dead at SW Pennsylvania prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Erie Times News

    Raymond Seybert, 35, of Butler County, was pronounced dead Tuesday morning at a hospital after being found late Monday during a routine check at the State Correctional Institution at Fayette. Seybert was serving up to 32 years in prison for involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and had been an inmate at the prison since June 2004.


  17. Butler County man dies in state prisonRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Butler Eagle

    Raymond M. Seybert, a convicted violent sex offender, was unconscious about 10:20 a.m. Monday when staff at the State Correctional Institution- Fayette found him during a routine security check. He eventually was transferred to UPMC Presbyterian in Pittsburgh, where he was pronounced dead at 5:36 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office.


  18. Peninsula Drive Sheetz set to open Oct. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Erie Times News

    ... a stone base for the store's facade. On Oct. 7, Josh Hunt, 23, of Quality Stone Veneer, Inc. of Portersville, Butler County, applies concrete bricks to a pier on the gasoline island at the Sheetz convenience store under construction at the corner of ...


  19. Pennsylvania Regulators Pursue Record $4.5 Million Fine Over Leaking Fracking Waste PitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Switched

    A pit containing fresh water or fresh water with chemicals, sits next to a drill site in Butler County, Penn. Pennsylvania environmental regulators are pursuing a record $4.5 million fine against a gas driller over what they describe as a major case of pollution from a leaking waste pit.


  20. Prices soar for rock salt for roadwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Business Journal

    Take it with a grain of salt, but winter's coming and last year's increased demand for rock salt has hiked the price road departments had to shell out for this year's supply.