A Nemacolin man is facing charges for allegedly threatening to stab a woman, assaulting her and stealing her jewelry and car.
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.
After breaking into his parents’ home, a Washington Township man was mistaken for an intruder and shot in the arm by his father.
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.
It's been a slow recovery for residents and businesses in parts of the South Hills following the devastating flooding that occurred on June 20, 2018.
About 100 union employees, working without a contract at McMurray Hills Manor nursing home, hold an informational picket outside the Peters Township facility.
A community meeting was held Tuesday for discussion about the frequent cases of rare Ewing tumors and other types of cancer being diagnosed in children and teenagers in Southwestern Pennsylvania. The more than two-hour meeting – which some 200 people attended – was organized by Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project and held at Bella Serra in Cecil Township.
A Smith Township man was killed in a vehicle accident Saturday when a water truck crossed into his lane, according to police.
Washington police are investigating a pair of robbery attempts that occurred at roughly the same time Friday involving a man wielding a knife.