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Greene County Newswire

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  1. Annual Greene Spooktacular to kick off HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | O-R Online

    ... won last year's "most entertaining" award during Spooktacular. The group was made up of employees from the Greene County Clerk of Courts Office. From left are: Janice Lahew, Lisa Murdock, Megan Goodwin, Candace Buchanan and Crystal Walters. The ...


  2. Man accused of using Tumblr to download child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Arkansas State Police Corporal Mike McNeil arrested 36-year-old Jonathan Enoch Bricker on Tuesday, Oct. 2, and took him to the Greene County Detention Center. According to jailers at the Greene County Sheriff's Office, Bricker faces 30 counts of distributing, possessing or viewing of matter depicting sexually explicit conduct involving a child.


  3. Observer-ReporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | O-R Online

    Pennsylvania Department of Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne speaks at the inaugural Greene County Elder Justice Day Thursday at Valley View Farm outside Waynesburg.


  4. Insurance Committee Will Meet 4th Wednesday Each MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | The Greenville Sun

    The Greene County Commission's Insurance Committee voted Tuesday to change the date of the meeting to the fourth Wednesday of each month. Greene County Mayor Kevin Morrison requested that the committee meet Wednesdays instead of Tuesdays to avoid scheduling conflicts.


  5. New Circuit Court Clerk Settles InRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | The Greenville Sun

    New Greene County Circuit Court Clerk Chris Shepard looks through an old Criminal Court docket book detailing cases from the 1890s. Shepard plans to make changes in the way records are stored to create more space in the clerk's office for the public.


  6. Observer-ReporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | O-R Online

    As the newly-formed nonprofit gets off the ground, Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, is looking for those interested in making a difference in the lives of Greene County children.


  7. Greene County CASA looking for volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | O-R Online

    Chris Gardner, court assistant for program development at Greene County Courthouse, left, and Maura Kelly, program operations liaison for the western region with Pennsylvania CASA, hold a Greene County CASA banner.


  8. Greene County Officials Sworn In FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    Judge Alex Pearson, newly elected Greene County Highway Department Road Superintendent Kevin Swatsell, his wife Missy, son E.J, daughter-in-law Kasey, and granddaughters Lily, 4, and Lydia, 2, gather for a photo after Swatsell's oath of office was administered Friday. Newly elected Greene County Circuit Court Clerk Chris Shepard takes his oath of office on Friday morning at the Greene County Courthouse.


  9. Greene County Sheriff's Office Announces Multiple ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | NBC29

    Over the past week Greene County Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit along with patrol deputies have arrested multiple individuals. Several of these arrests occurred in Greene County, others occurred in other jurisdictions.


  10. A New Sheriff In TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    ... at center. Holt will formally take office on Sept. 1. See related story on page 9A. Lt. David Beverly, new Greene County Sheriff's Department chief deputy, left, is among law enforcement officers sworn in Thursday morning by General Sessions and ...


  11. Courthouse Colleagues Hold Venerable In High RegardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    Greene County Circuit Court staff gathered Friday afternoon to wish Circuit Court Clerk Pam Venerable well on her Aug. 31 retirement. Standing, from left, are Whitney Collins, Penney Davis, Shelley Johnson, Braiden Weems, Leanne Johnson, Jamie Taylor, Pamela Klepper, Tonya Stills, Maggie Smith and Tara Huff.


  12. Rededication ceremony held at Purple Heart monument in WaynesburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | O-R Online

    A ceremony was held Tuesday at the Purple Heart monument on the Greene County Courthouse lawn to rededicate the monument in honor of local veterans who were wounded in combat.


  13. 'Extremely dangerous' father sentenced to 75 years for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | USA Today

    ... him to up to 75 years in prison. James Hubert Exline Jr., 47, received his sentence Monday morning at the Greene County Courthouse in Jefferson. The sentence includes 50 years for a second-degree sexual abuse charge and 25 years for a charge of ...


  14. Memorial event in Waynesburg to honor Rain Day BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2018 | O-R Online

    This year's Rain Day celebration is no ordinary watch for precipitation. It's also the centennial anniversary of the largest loss of Greene County soldiers in one day, and the community is making sure those Rain Day Boys are remembered.


  15. Waynesburg teen Loren Schroyer crowned new Miss Rain DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | O-R Online

    ... For her community service project, Loren would like to give back to Meals on Wheels, the Humane Society of Greene County and Toys for Tots. In her time as Miss Rain Day, Loren can't wait to meet new people during her travels and appearances. Loren ...


  16. Texas man killed in tractor-trailer crash on I-59 in Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | Alabama Live

    A Texas man was killed Friday afternoon when the tractor-trailer he was driving on Interstate 59 in Greene County left the roadway and struck several trees. Sergio Herrera, 38, of Laredo, Texas was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Alabama state troopers.


  17. Canning Workshops Planned This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    UT Extension Greene County will be offering several canning workshops this summer. All workshops follow USDA guidelines for home canning and food preservation.


  18. Indivisible Greene County Rallies On Family Separation PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    Indivsible Greene County's "Families Belong Together" rally draw a crowd to the Greene County Courthouse Saturday. The gathering was one of many held nationwide to denounce the separation, detention and living conditions of families arriving in the country illegally at the U.S./Mexico border.


  19. Multiple Individuals Arrested in Greene County Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | NBC29

    Over the past week, Greene County Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit, along with patrol deputies, arrested multiple individuals. This was part of "Operation Purge."


  20. Polling location changed for runoff electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - In Greene County, Tuesday is the 2018 Republican Primary Runoff Election for Justice of the Peace in Districts 7 and 11. Greene County Clerk Phyllis Rhynes states on Facebook that one polling location has changed. "Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Greene County Election Commission has changed the polling location for the First United Methodist Church to the Greene County Courthouse," according to the post.