Rebekah Vaughan

GRACE Program uses oil, gas funds to support farmers

The Greene County Conservation Office is offering a cost share program for the fourth consecutive year. The board of directors are accepting applications for what is called the GRACE Program until Aug. 31. The GRACE Program, which stands for Greene County’s Reinvestment in Agriculture: Cost- Share Enhancement, is offering reimbursement to farmers by using the … Continue reading

Senior nursing majors host campus wellness activities

Waynesburg University senior nursing students are hosting campus wellness activities throughout February and until the beginning of March for their Clinical Prevention and Population Health for the community nursing course. The goal of hosting the activities is for the students to engage in educational sessions with other students on campus. The topics of the activities … Continue reading

Three lives

Core Ensemble to perform 'Tres Vidas' play Friday night

Waynesburg University’s Fine Arts Department is hosting “Tres Vidas,” performed by the Core Ensemble on Feb. 7 at 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The play is based on the lives of Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya and Alfonsia Storni, three legendary Latin-American women. Tres Vidas translates from Spanish to three lives. The premise of the show … Continue reading

Holiday Food Drive coming to town Dec. 5

The Corner Cupboard Food Bank will be holding their fourth annual Holiday Food Drive on Dec. 5. The event is from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the steps of the Greene County courthouse. The food drive is being held in collaboration with CONSOL Energy, CNX Gas and CESO Inc. Refreshments and raffle baskets are … Continue reading

Recycling bins taken out of storage, placed on campus

New recycling bins have appeared throughout campus at Waynesburg University. These seemingly mysterious bins have popped up in various spots, including the Stover Campus Center and some of the dormitories. The new recycling bins were placed by senior John Pryzybylinski and his classmates, Austin Zurik and Nate Kummer, for their Leadership and Stewardship class project. … Continue reading

Auxiliary running craft and vendor show Saturday

The Waynesburg Auxiliary to the VFW is holding a craft and vendor show on Saturday. All proceeds will go to the auxiliary to put on events for the community and to help local veterans. Because of the event’s large turnout last year, a larger venue was necessary this year. The craft show will be held … Continue reading

Campus conserves 329,000 gallons of water in three-month span

Waynesburg University recently undertook a project to cut down on water and sewage waste throughout campus. Two different grants were awarded to the university to assist in these efforts, including the PepsiCo grant, awarded in March. The school received $8,109 to reduce water use and sewage through the purchasing of new water aerators, toilet handles … Continue reading