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Fayette County market damaged by fire; firefighter calls it a crime scene
Firefighters were called to a fire early this morning at a business in Fayette County.
Police looking for people accused of stealing $4K worth of merchandise from Connellsville Walmart
Pennsylvania State Police are asking for the public’s help to identify people accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of merchandise from the Walmart in Connellsville.
Uniontown's New Fayette County Jail Opens, Enhancing Inmate Services and Safety
The Fayette County Jail in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, has moved to a new facility. The transfer of all inmates occurred on Wednesday. The Fayette County Jail administration, Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, state Department of Corrections, Pennsylvania State Police, and the Uniontown Police Department were involved in the operation. The move required temporary road closures, armored vehicles, and helicopter surveillance to ensure safety.
Police looking for Washington County woman who allegedly abandoned her starved, emaciated dogs
Police are looking for a woman who they say abandoned her emaciated dogs.
21-year-old man killed in Washington County crash
INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A 21-year-old man was killed in a crash in Independence Township, Washington County, on Friday morning. The crash happened a little before 3:15 a.m. near the 700 block of Washington Pike. The Washington County coroner said Anthony Georgetti, of Avella, lost control of the vehicle...
Fayette County chiropractor facing additional indecent assault charge
A Fayette County doctor accused of indecent assault is facing more charges.
Savor the Flavor: Top 4 Must-Visit Mexican Restaurants in Uniontown
This article unveils four delightful Mexican restaurants located in Uniontown. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If so, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please feel free to leave your comments below:
Charleroi Area School District stops ‘serious’ threat against middle school student
The Charleroi Area School District announced a “serious incident” happened on social media Thursday.
'Really frustrating': Bridge closure causing traffic troubles in Connellsville
CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. — The mayor of Connellsville is preaching patience and caution to drivers who commute in the area of North Pittsburgh Street, two months into a bridge rehabilitation project that has rerouted traffic and created problems where there never were before. "This closure has definitely been weighing on...
Independent pharmacies working to get customers medications amid cyberattack
NEW STANTON, Pa. — Thousands of pharmacies nationwide are struggling to fill prescriptions because ofa cyberattack on a major health care player. Some independent pharmacies are working to get their customers the medications they need, even if it is a risk to their business. "It is oftentimes very scary...
Austin Traffic Stop Results In Drug Arrest For Uniontown Woman
A Uniontown area woman faces a charge of possession of methamphetamine following a traffic stop in Austin last Tuesday, Feb. 13. Melissa Cox Williamson, 53, of the 1400 block of S County Road 1100 E northwest of Uniontown, was arrested by Austin Police officer Joshua Vires. Vires said he was...
Expect light snow in Southwest Pa. Saturday morning
The National Weather Service issued a report at 6:50 a.m. on Saturday for light snow until 9 a.m. for Fayette Ridges as well as Washington, Greene and Fayette counties. "Light snow will overspread the area this morning before tapering off by this afternoon. Light accumulations of up to 1 to locally 2 inches can be expected south of I-70, with a dusting up to a half inch possible farther north. While most of the snow accumulation will be on grassy and elevated surfaces, some slick spots on roads will be possible, especially bridges and overpasses. Reduced visibilities can also be expected. Please use extra caution if traveling this morning and allow for some extra time to reach your destination," according to the weather service.
Parents accused of locking child in cage and starving her to stand trial
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (KDKA) — A Fayette County couple accused of locking their 6-year-old child in a cage and starving her was ordered to stand trial.Jacob Weight and Mimi Frost of Brownsville appeared before a judge on Tuesday. Fayette County District Attorney Michael Aubele made a powerful statement during the hearing that was backed up by the evidence presented. He said, "This was a heartbeat away from a homicide" and called it a "miracle" the little girl survived.And for that, the district attorney said her parents should stand trial. "We had a lot of great witnesses come up and tell us everything from...
'Something's not right to me,' UPS worker says of cuts at New Stanton hub
A United Parcel Service employee said she felt betrayed this week after receiving news the company plans to shed about 200 jobs from its New Stanton delivery hub. “In the end, we got screwed. It’s rough. Something’s not right to me,” said Lindsey Kramer, 37, of Mt. Pleasant.
Interstate 70 lane restrictions extended for work on Rostraver interchange project
Lane restrictions in both directions on Interstate 70 in Rostraver that were to have ended this week are being extended through March 1, according to PennDOT. Both eastbound and westbound traffic is limited to a single lane each day between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. The eastbound restriction is in effect between the North Belle Vernon and Route 51 South/Uniontown exits while the westbound restriction is in place between the Route 51 South and Monessen exits.
Stories of the Week: February 18 through February 24
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Here are some of the top stories this week on the WBOY 12News Facebook page. A memorial service is set for Liberty High School teacher Ryan Lantz, who died Tuesday. Mountain State Brewing Company has plans for a new location in Monongalia County. A Bridgeport McDonald’s...
UPS to cut sorting operations at facility near Pittsburgh, impacts 200-plus jobs
UPS is closing some operations at its New Stanton facility in two months, according to a WARN notice the shipping giant filed with the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in Uniontown, PA
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of uniontown..
Students take on scheduling for upcoming school year
When considering which classes to take during the next school year, there’s no doubt it can be stressful. From deciding between core classes to electing for fun and relaxing semester courses, having so many options to choose from is overwhelming. Fortunately, The Hiller staff is here to provide their best tips and tricks when it comes to scheduling for the up-and-coming school year!
Some Union Township neighbors losing homeowners insurance due to fire department assessment
Thursday night, the board held a special meeting to address the issue.