Chester County Newswire

Chester County Newswire

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  1. 68-year-old man charged with murder in deadly Chester assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... e later, police arrested 68-year-old Melvin Fourney, Sr and charged him with murder. Fourney was taken to the Chester County Detention Center where he was awaiting arraignment as of Tuesday evening.

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  2. 68-year-old man charged with murder in deadly Chester assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMBF

    ... e later, police arrested 68-year-old Melvin Fourney, Sr and charged him with murder. Fourney was taken to the Chester County Detention Center where he was awaiting arraignment as of Tuesday evening.

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  3. New U.S. tire plants due on stream in 2015, '16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Tire Business

    ... begins construction of main raw materials-receiving building. The South Carolina Department of Commerce and Chester County Economic Development recently hosted a construction subcontractor outreach event, which was designed to provide potential ...

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  4. Extra security at Chester HS football games still at issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WMBF

    The Chester County Council will take more time to decide whether to allow city of Chester Police Officers full police powers at Chester High School football games. Leaders heard a motion Monday morning during a special-called meeting.

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  5. Why People Are Already Talking 'Great American Eclipse,' 2 Years AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Patch.com

    But why won't the first total solar eclipse in 38 years be a big deal in Montgomery or Chester County? But the " Great American Eclipse " - the August 21, 2017, total solar eclipse that will be the first over the continental United States in 38 years - already has scientists, news outlets and just your average Americans buzzing. CBS is telling readers to "Look Up!" at the eclipse , and even MTV is urging viewers to "Get Ready" for the eclipse .

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  6. Contentious Chester HS football security plan to be discussedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WSOCTV

    Members of the Chester County Council will meet Monday to discuss giving Chester city police jurisdiction to work security during football games at Chester High School. The council voted to extend the city limits about three miles to put the stadium within city limits.

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  7. Police seize man's wine collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Caught in the middle of a legal battle between the state and Arthur Goldman is a wine collection -- valued between $150,000 to $200,000 -- that once sat in his Malvern, Pennsylvania, cellar. Goldman, who did not have a license to sell alcohol, had a private group of customers to whom he peddled his 97-page wine list, the District Attorney's Office of Chester County said.

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  8. City police could offer security to Chester County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WSOCTV

    ... veral meetings. The high school football season could be half over before those votes are taken if it passes. Chester County Council won't take up the issue until the end of the month, and then it would require two additional votes to pass.

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  9. Chester County Football 2015 sneak peak...Rivals and FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | OnlineChester

    Victor Floyd would love to start his second tenure at Chester High School off by beating cross-county rival Lewisville. He isn't as crazy about the thought of starting it off by trying to beat Will Mitchell.

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  10. Church Calendar For Friday, Aug. 21, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | OnlineChester

    ... 6 p.m. Wednesday. Bingo on Aug. 26. UMYF, 6 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30. Volunteers needed to serve the Chester County Food Pantry at Purity Presbyterian Aug. 31-Sept. 4. No prayer/Bible study group on Aug. 25 and Sept. 1. Board of Trustees meeting, 7 ...

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  11. Deputies: Fort Lawn man charged with having sex with girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | WSOCTV

    The Chester County Sheriff's Office arrested a man they said was caught having sex with a 12-year-old, according to our partners at The Herald.

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  12. Clean up begins after grocery truck spills onto I-77Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | WMBF

    ... a hospital in Columbia. Traffic is backed up and drivers headed south on I-77 can expect delays south of the Chester County line.

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  13. Groceries spilled in tractor-trailer crash on I-77 in Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... he right lane is closed. Traffic is backed up and drivers headed south on I-77 can expect delays south of the Chester County line.

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  14. Chester police move out after rift with sheriff's officeRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Star

    The Chester Police Department has packed up and moved out of the law enforcement building it had shared with the Chester County Sheriff's Office after a rift between the two agencies over office space. The police moved to City Hall on Thursday after a dispute over who would use two offices vacated when the police department's major retired and its chief resigned, multiple news outlets reported.

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  15. Chester police move out after rift with sheriffa s officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Post and Courier

    The Chester Police Department has moved out of the law enforcement building it had shared with the Chester County Sheriff's Office after a rift between the two agencies over office space. Multiple news outlets report that the police packed up their belongings and moved to City Hall on Thursday after a dispute over who would use two offices vacated when the police department's major retired and its chief resigned City Administrator Sandi Worthy says the move was prompted by two police employees who recently told city council members that they had been threatened with arrest if they entered the offices.

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  16. Chester man pleads guilty to assaulting girlfriend with cutting board, hair brushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | WBTV

    ... 2nd offense (CDV 2nd). Dunham's CDVHAN charge stemmed from an incident that occurred on February 11, at a Chester County home he shared with his girlfriend and child's mother. Officials say Dunham assaulted the victim with his fist, a cutting board, ...

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  17. Three teens charged after family horse shot and euthanizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | WMBF

    Three teen boys are accused of shooting a horse, according to the Chester County Sheriff's Office. The owners of the horse had to euthanize the quarter horse because of the injuries he sustained.

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  18. 2 airlifted, 1 with burns, after Chester Co. accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | WSOCTV

    An accident on Interstate 77 Sunday afternoon required two people to be airlifted, the Rock Hill Herald reports . The collision occurred near mile marker 69 in Chester County around 4:30 p.m. It is not clear how many vehicles were involved.

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  19. Firemen sue Chester Co. Sheriff's Office over scuffle, arrestRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Firemen sue Chester Co. Sheriff's Office over scuffle, arrest A turf war that turned physical in Chester County will now be debated in the courts.

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  20. SafeStop School Bus App to Connect Parents to School Buses in Downingtown, PARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    DOWNINGTOWN, Pa., July 8, 2015 -- This coming fall, Downingtown Area School District in Downingtown, Pennsylvania will begin using SafeStop , the app that has the ability to connect the district's approximately 25,000 parents and its school officials to the vehicles transporting their students. DASD services approximately 14,000 students at ten elementary schools, three middle schools and three high schools and is the largest school district in Chester County.

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