Shelley Hamilton Atkins never had the chance to meet her uncle, Sgt. Vernon Hamilton. Nevertheless, Atkins felt like she knew her missing uncle as well as any of her other living relatives.
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To say that Chief Petty Officer Nikki Serben is balancing a busy workload is an understatement. In addition to serving as a reservist in the U.S. Navy, Serben works as a carrier for the United States Postal Service and is raising two young children.
The Brownsville Area School District Board of Directors approved the district’s comprehensive plan at this month's regular voting meeting.
BELLE VERNON – The borough mayor said he found a homeless teenager living in a local park.
MONESSEN – City residents will have an opportunity to share their thoughts on several key issues affecting the city.
MONESSEN – Officials from the Monessen and Belle Vernon Area school districts met to discuss ways to work together, said Monessen School Board President Roberta Bergstedt. But while Monessen City School District does not currently have plans to merge with BVA or any other school district, it is open to sharing resources or exploring a barter system.
ROSTRAVER TWP. – The township’s dog catcher is in the proverbial doghouse.
MONESSEN – As city officials to move forward from concerns about pension plans for their emergency responders, council members and absentee Mayor Matt Shorraw continue to trade barbs.