The average price of gasoline in Western Pennsylvania has risen for the first time in seven weeks, AAA East Central has reported.
A Waynesburg woman is facing charges for allegedly using her vehicle to ram into her estranged husband’s truck while his girlfriend was sitting in it.
WHEELING, W.Va. – Speaking in character of Charles Ellet Jr., designer of the historic Wheeling Suspension Bridge, Travis Henline, museum project manager for Wheeling Heritage, told a lunchtime crowd who gathered on 12th Street near Wheeling’s waterfront Saturday about the “crown jewel” of h…
Morgantown, W.Va., author John Temple watched from afar more than five years ago as a standoff over federal grazing fees in a barren corner of Nevada became a flashpoint for the militia movement.
The National Student Council Conference is happening through Wednesday at South Fayette High School.
HARRISBURG – Western Pennsylvania health care behemoths UPMC and Highmark struck a deal announced Monday that averts the looming breakup of their business relationship and prevents disruption and higher costs for some patients.
After breaking into his parents’ home, a Washington Township man was mistaken for an intruder and shot in the arm by his father.
George Halas wanted an NFL team in Dallas, and in 1960, the influential founder of the Chicago Bears helped Clint Murchison get one.
Fayette County representatives are pleased with gaming money funding local projects, but add that some more oversight couldn't hurt.
Proponents claimed the new gaming law would create $1 billion a year for property tax relief. Since the first casinos began offering slots play in 2006, the money that's gone toward that purpose has fallen short.
When McDonald Borough Council President Marilou Ritchie saw that state Rep. Bud Cook wanted to amend the Gaming Act and eliminate the the Local Share Account of gambling revenue, she was angry enough to fire off a letter.
In Saturday’s story about the arrest of Michael Lowe of Burgettstown, who faces more than 160 charges related to several burglaries, it was incorrectly reported that the chop saw he stole from a vehicle was used to cut converters off the cars. Smith Township police said he used a battery-pow…
A former Washington man who pleaded guilty to possession of heroin with intention to distribute was sentenced this week in federal court, Pittsburgh, to eight years and four months in prison.
The last ballots may have been counted, but post-primary, candidates must file expense reports for the final days of the May campaign through June 10.
Smith Township police levied more than 160 charges against a Burgettstown man who they say confessed to numerous burglaries in three municipalities.
A Fayette County man is charged with attempting to lure a 14-year-old North Strabane Township girl into a sexual encounter.
Eventual expansion of the flight path around the Washington County Airport runway was on the minds of the commissioners as they approved the purchase of 2.58 acres on Mounts Road in Buffalo Township.
When indoor meters will be moved outside, customers should ask for workers' identification, plus they can call 1-888-460-4332 to verify someone is a Columbia Gas employee.
New flooring will be installed during regular business hours in the third-floor Courthouse Square office building that serves as headquarters of the sheriff's department.
Washington County Children and Youth Services is holding two foster care recruitment and information open house events in an effort to increase the number of local foster homes for Washington County children. The events are scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in Courthouse Square, 100 W. Bea…
Four students from Washington County enrolled in Reach Cyber Charter School, a tuition-free online charter school, were among the 265 graduating seniors who walked across the stage.
Franklin Township residents will have a second opportunity Monday to voice concerns, ask questions and gather information on the new comprehensive plan.