Washington County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washington County, PA. (Page 6)

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  1. Charges withdrawn against teacher's aide accused of having sex with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | WPXI

    Charges filed against a Washington County teacher's aide accused of having sex with a student were withdrawn Monday after the alleged victim didn't show up for the preliminary court hearing. Tracy Ardeno, 45, a former teacher's aide at Washington High School, and the 20-year-old student were accused of having sex at Washington Cemetery back in December.

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  2. 2 WACTC seniors to test mechanical team skills at NYC auto showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | O-R Online

    ... K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan, where the top 15 will be eligible for scholarship money. The Washington County team is headed there by virtue of finishing first in local events Jan. 21 and March 4 at Community College of Allegheny County's ...

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  3. St. Agnes in Richeyville to remain open past JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | O-R Online

    St. Agnes Parish in Richeyville will remain open for now as members of that congregation along with other parishes in southeastern Washington County and parts of Greene County discuss the best way to continue passing on the Catholic religion.

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  4. Fewer timeouts would improve NCAA basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | O-R Online

    California University of Pennsylvania players celebrate after defeating California Baptist for th NCAA Division II women's basketball championship Friday in Sioux Falls, S.D. Associated Press The whistles blow .

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  5. O-Ra s Girls Basketball Player of the Year: Sammie WeissRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | O-R Online

    ... per game. She finished her career with 2,394 career points – the first girls basketball player from Washington County to surpass the 2,000-point mark. For her accomplishments, Weiss is the 2015 Observer-Reporter Girls Basketball Player of the ...

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  6. A marathon run for clean waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | O-R Online

    ... to raise money to provide safe drinking water for people living in a region of Ethiopia took him through Washington County Saturday. Daren Wendell of Canton began his 100-day journey on New Year's Day from the Santa Monica pier in California to ...

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  7. Trout opener right around the cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | O-R Online

    ... to year-round fishing, have been closed to fishing since March 1. But the last of the stocking trucks in Washington County will roll out this week, with Dutch Fork Lake being stocked Tuesday. In Greene County, the final stocking will be of Lake ...

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  8. Route 50 work to startRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | O-R Online

    The project includes reconstruction of the road, guard rail and barrier updates, drainage improvement, traffic signal upgrades, debris removal, signs and pavement markings from the Washington County line to Millers Run Road.

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  9. a Women in Politicsa moderator reveals sobering stats about statea s lack of diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | O-R Online

    From left, state Sen. Camera Bartolotta, Washington County Commissioner Diana Irey Vaughan, Washington County President Judge Katherine B. Emery and state Rep. Pam Snyder made up a panel for the “Women in Politics” event at Range Resources Thursday.

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  10. Canon-McMillan investigating possible drug use on baseball teamRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | O-R Online

    ... Sunday's game against Landon School of Bethesda, Md., the final game scheduled before the team returned to Washington County. Canon-McMillan was to play a home game Thursday against Chartiers Valley but it was postponed because of inclement weather. ...

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  11. Washington County jail guard accused of assaulting ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | O-R Online

    A Washington County jail guard continues to work while he awaits a preliminary hearing next month on charges he assaulted his ex-girlfriend, who is a fellow jail employee, and sent threatening text messages.

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  12. Business leaders wary of proposed severance taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | O-R Online

    ... legislators and vocal volleys aimed at the proposed severance tax. One panel was a mini-who's who of Washington County industry – four executives whose companies have benefited from Marcellus Shale development. The severance tax was a ...

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  13. Mid-Ohio Valley Ballet Co. presents 'The Little Mermaid'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Tri-County News

    "The Little Mermaid" will be presented by the Mid Ohio Valley Ballet Company at 7:30 p.m. March 27 at Marietta High School Auditorium. The ballet is based on the classic fairy tale of the same name by Hans Christian Anderson and choreographed by artistic director Suzy Gunter.

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  14. Westcott among several to withdraw nominating petitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... h the school district by the deadline. Newell included the form with his nominating petitions filed at the Washington County elections office.

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  15. Songs sung in every householdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... shoes in downtown McDonald. But their talents and savvy took them far beyond the confines of this northern Washington County community. Eventually both migrated to America's coasts and changed their surnames from Levison to Livingston, presumably to ...

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  16. Washington County tourism looks to add to strong visitor spending hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... and head into The Meadows Racetrack & Casino. Tourism brought in $750 million in direct spending to Washington County in 2013. Members of the Immaculate Heart of Mary group from Mercer exit their bus Thursday and head into the Meadows Racetrack and ...

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  17. Washington Co. drug task force seizes $30,000 worth of narcoticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | WPXI

    The Washington County District Attorney's Drug Task Force conducted a narcotics investigation in the borough of McDonald in Washington County that resulted in more than $30,000 worth of seized narcotics. Information obtained by the Drug Task Force indicated that Robert Scott, 62, of Clairton, would be transporting a large amount of heroin via his SUV into the McDonald/Cecil Township area.

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  18. French government thanks local World War II vet for his heroismRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... that has enshrined heroes since the days of Napoleon Bonaparte. “Thank you for everything from Washington County. That's all I can say,” the World War II veteran told the audience. “He is Sir Clarence Brockman,” daughter ...

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  19. Ex-Judge pleads guilty in missing cocaine caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A retired Washington County judge pleaded guilty Friday to stealing cocaine that prosecutors said he ordered police to keep in his chambers instead of police evidence lockers. WASHINGTON COUNTY JUDGE AVOIDS JAIL TIME IN A CASE INVOLVE WILLING MISSING COCAINE.

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  20. Former Pa. judge pleads guilty in stolen cocaine caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | PennLive.com

    A retired western Pennsylvania judge pleaded guilty Friday to stealing cocaine that prosecutors said he ordered police to keep in his chambers instead of police evidence lockers. Former Washington County Judge Paul Pozonsky entered the plea to charges of theft by unlawful taking, obstructing the administration of law and misapplication of entrusted property in the same courthouse where he used to work.

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