Micah Leith

Waynesburg University prepares for Day of Giving

Waynesburg University is in the midst of planning for its sixth annual Day of Giving on Thursday, Nov. 4. To complement donations made over the phone and via a mailed check,  the University is utilizing givebutter.com for this year’s online donation platform.  According to President Douglas Lee, the Day of Giving is important because it … Continue reading

Students in Waynesburg University counseling program to receive stipend from HRSA grant

Waynesburg University’s Graduate Counseling and Professional Studies program recently received a grant from the Health Resources Services Administration.  The grant was received before the start of the 2021 fall semester, and according to Dr. James Hepburn, program director of the Master of Arts in Counseling, graduate students who are awarded the grant will receive a … Continue reading

Parnell speaks at Greene County Fairgrounds

On Saturday, Oct. 2, Sean Parnell spoke at the Greene County Fairgrounds. Parnell is a Republican candidate for one of Pennsylvania’s two seats in the United States Senate. The incumbent, Pat Toomey, announced in October of last year that he would not seek re-election.  Parnell is endorsed by former President Trump, Senator Josh Hawley from … Continue reading

Greene County receives additional funding for its FASBA program

Greene County’s Forgivable Advance for Small Business Assistance (FASBA) program was recently granted an additional $300,000. According to a press release, the original $900,000 was distributed to 24 businesses in Greene County. Crystal Simmons, Community Development Block Grant and Home Investment Partnership Program Director, said that the additional funding is available on a first-come, first-serve … Continue reading

Waynesburg University Graduate Programs granted accreditation

The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP) has granted accreditation to several of Waynesburg University’s graduate counseling programs.  Among the programs are the Masters of Arts in Counseling with a focus in Addiction Counseling, Master of Arts in Counseling with a focus in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and the Ph.D. in … Continue reading

Flashlight Drags come to Greene County Airport

The Greene County Airport was home to a flashlight drag event Sept. 12. The event primarily featured drag races, which were no-prep and one-eighth of a mile.  According to motortrend.com, “a no-prep race is run on a track that hasn’t been prepped on the day of or during the event.”     Darren Krause ran … Continue reading