Greene County Newswire

Greene County Newswire

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  1. County Hopes To Hire Human Resources Officer; Employee Med Clinic Transition On TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Greenville Sun

    Lanna Shuffler, shown at her desk in the small Greene County Employee medical clinic in the Greene County Courthouse Annex, is in the final days of her job. The clinic will begin being operated by Takoma Regional Hospital in early June, and a non-compete clause in her contract with outgoing clinic operator Premise Health bars Shuffler from continuing to work in the clinic under different management.

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  2. County Insurance Committee Meeting MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | The Greenville Sun

    The Greene County Insurance Committee will meet Monday at 8:30 a.m. in the conference room at the Greene County Courthouse Annex at 204 N. Cutler St.

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  3. County Budget To Be Discussed In Called MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | The Greenville Sun

    A called meeting of the Greene County Budget and Finance Committee will take place Monday at 1 p.m. in the conference room at the Greene County Courthouse Annex.

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  4. County To Consider Funding Airport RepairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | The Greenville Sun

    Long-sought repairs to the fixed base operator building at the Greeneville-Greene County Municipal Airport will be funded, at least partially, if a resolution before the Greene County Commission on Monday night is approved. The commission is scheduled to meet that day at 6 p.m. in regular monthly session in the upper floor courtroom of the Greene County Courthouse.

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  5. Skimmer found on pump at Ruckersville ExxonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    If you're recently used a gas pump at the Exxon station at Routes 29 and 33 in Ruckersville, the Greene County Sheriff wants you to check your bank accounts. The Greene County Sheriff's Office has posted on their Facebook page that a skimmer was located today on Pump #6 at that Exxon station.

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  6. Fire destroys Stanardsville homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    An early morning fire destroys a home in Stanardsville. Greene County firefighters were called around 5:30 this morning to a home in the 9800 block of Dyke Road.

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  7. Commissioners award contract for final phase of Greene County Airport projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | O-R Online

    ... payment, enter a vacation stop, report a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. WAYNESBURG – The Greene County commissioners have awarded a contract for the final phase of the airport business development construction project. The county ...

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  8. Day Of Prayer Rally Planned ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Greenville Sun

    In observance of the National Day of Prayer, a rally will be held at the Greene County Courthouse Thursday at noon. "The public is invited to attend this gathering in observance of the day set aside for our nation to pause in prayer," a news release from the association says.

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  9. Threat Made At GHS Prompts Police ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | The Greenville Sun

    ... "swept" by police this morning and no threats were found, Moorehouse said. Police Chief Terry Cannon said the Greene County Sheriff's Department loaned out a metal detector similar to the one used at the Greene County Courthouse. The process of ...

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  10. Takoma Will Run County Employee ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | The Greenville Sun

    After seeing its earlier proposals to operate the Greene County Employee Medical Clinic rebuffed in favor of other applicants, Takoma Regional Hospital benefited Monday from a change of mind on the part of the county's insurance committee. The hospital was one of three potential operators of the clinic initially interviewed by the committee when county leaders became dissatisfied with the management of the clinic by Premise Health, a company that in 2016 bought out the company that had previously operated the clinic, TransformHealthRX.

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  11. a Drug Take Backa event planned at Greene County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | O-R Online

    ... a complaint. People with expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs will be able to dispose of them at Greene County Courthouse's Church Street entrance from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday for the nationwide Drug Take Back event. Greene County Drug ...

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  12. Courthouse cooler, greener -Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Xenia Daily Gazette Director of County Services Carl Geisler, Judge Michael Buckwalter, County Services Trades Manager Bill Dill, Judge Thomas O'Diam, County Commissioner Bob Glaser, Judge Stephen Wolaver, County Administrator Brandon Huddleson, County Commissioner Tom Koogler, County Commissioner Alan Anderson, Clerk of Courts Terri Mazur and Design-Build Consultant Scott Hoffman celebrated the completion of the Greene County Courthouse HVAC system installation April 20. XENIA - The Greene County Courthouse's new heating, ventilation and air conditioning system is improving staff and visitor comfort, while at the same time saving energy and dollars .

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  13. Commission To Consider Dress Code, Changing Meeting LocalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    If two particular resolutions are passed by the Greene County Commission Monday, a sharply-dressed group of commissioners will be taking their act on the road in the months to come. In their monthly meeting beginning at 6 p.m., commissioners will vote on a resolution establishing a dress code for themselves at monthly commission meetings, and another that would have those meetings taking place at different schools around the county rather than at the Greene County Courthouse.

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  14. County Mayor Seeks To Add Personnel, Tackle Building ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    Greene County's mayor foresees next fiscal year's budget as one that he hopes can help the county achieve at least two things: increasing the efficiency and service of key departments, and dealing with infrastructure issues. Mayor David Crum has been outspoken in interviews, county committee meetings, and Greene County Commission sessions in saying that he thinks it crucial that the process begun in the current fiscal year of repairing aging and damaged county buildings should continue and expand.

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  15. Accused sex offender has self-inflicted gunshot woundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    A Greene County resident who's been accused of a sex offense has been hospitalized following an incident near Stanardsville. Greene Sheriff's Lieutenant Kevin Fried says Alan Ray O'Donnell barricaded himself inside his house around 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

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  16. County Government, Schools Announce April MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    The Greene County Commission's Education Committee is to meet Monday, April 3, at 3:30 p.m. at the James Parham Central School office. The commission's Highway Committee will also meet that day at 6 p.m. at the county Highway Department headquarters on Hal Henard Road.

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  17. Capital Needs Are Top On Crum's Priority ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    As David Crum, mayor of Greene County, looks beyond the past year into the months still to come in his first term of office, he foresees a need for Greene Countians and their elected leaders to face the realities of aging infrastructures and how to deal with them before costs become huge. In a recent interview, Crum said, "I would encourage people to look at our county facilities.

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  18. 'Indivisible Greene County' Rallying Downtown TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    Indivisible Greene County is holding a "Silent No More!" rally Saturday from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Greene County Courthouse. The rally is to commemorate the election of new officers for Democratic Party organizations spread throughout the region, according to a news release from the group.

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  19. Woman Charged With 2 Murder Counts In Death Of Pregnant 21-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    Greene County Sheriff Pat Hankins announces the arrest of Vonda Star Smith during a Wednesday news conference at the Greene County Courthouse Annex. An Afton woman was arrested Wednesday and charged with two counts of first degree murder in connection with the the August 2016 death of 21-year-old Jessie Nicole Morrison.

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  20. Commissioners Hear Debt Reduction UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    At Monday night's Greene County Commission meeting, County Mayor David Crum displays a tattered flag that had been flying over one of the county convenience center sites. Over the past approximately three years, Greene County's debt has dropped significantly, Greene County's commissioners learned in Monday night's meeting.

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