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Mt. Zion Cemetery Handed Over to New Caretaker

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 3:57pm
The woman who is at the head of the Adopt-A-Cemetery campaign received some positive news Thursday.
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15-mile detour in place as PennDOT studies collapsed bridge

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 3:52pm
State transportation officials have taken concrete and other samples from a bridge to determine whether one side of it may reopen to traffic after the other side collapsed prematurely during demolition, injuring three...
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Local Official Upset with Rapper's Video in West Virginia Courtroom

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 3:48pm
NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. (AP) - A rapper's use of a West Virginia courtroom to film a vigilante-themed music video with using fake guns has not made a fan of at least one local official.The Weirton Daily News (http://bit.ly/1TB9EVI) reports that Hancock County Commissioner Jeff Davis is disturbed that the courtroom was used by a Weirton rapper known as Mini Thin. Davis wants his fellow commissioners to adopt rules to ensure a similar scenario doesn't occur again.In his musical persona as Mini Th...
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Bill to create state stripper registry may see House action

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 3:44pm
Pennsylvania lawmakers are considering a bill to require strippers and others who work in the adult entertainment industry to register with the state and to put tighter regulations on strip clubs.
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Carroll County Man Indicted for Aggravated Murder

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 3:30pm
Wesley Clark, the Carroll County man who allegedly murdered 26-year-old Dustin Moreland, was indicted by the Harrison County Grand Jury Friday.
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2 roofers shocked while working on Philadelphia home

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 2:52pm
Two roofers are hospitalized in stable condition after they were shocked while working on a Philadelphia home.
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Shell Paid $6M Less Than Market Value for Horsehead Site

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 2:45pm
MONACA, Pa. (AP) - Officials say Shell Chemicals paid approximately $6 million less than computed fair market value for the former Horsehead Corp. property where a petrochemical plant may be built.The Beaver County Times reports (http://bit.ly/1TACk0Y ) Shell paid $13.5 million for the former zinc smelter site along Route 18 in Potter Township. Beaver County Recorder of Deeds Janice Beall said that the computed fair market value of the property is $19.6 million.Horsehead Corp. Senior Vice Pre...
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Gee: report underscores WVU as region's 'economic engine'

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 2:36pm
West Virginia University says its main campus in Morgantown and regional medical facilities had an economic impact totaling $3.6 billion in 2014.
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Pennsylvania job growth continues to reach record levels

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 2:35pm
Pennsylvania's job growth continued to set records in May, despite a small increase in the statewide unemployment rate.
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Pennsylvania DEP approves PPG plan for dump site clean up

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 1:39pm
The state Department of Environmental Protection has approved a plan to clean up a polluted dump site in western Pennsylvania.
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Judge orders PA woman to stand trial in torture death

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 1:31pm
A western Pennsylvania woman accused of playing a role in the alleged torture and murder of a man during a robbery attempt will stand trial on homicide and other charges.
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