Rachel Mangan

Four injured in Masontown Courthouse shooting

Dave Hromada Jr., German Township police chief, was in the administrative office at Masontown’s magistrate’s office when Patrick Dowdell opened fire. “I heard gunshots first,” said Hromada, who was waiting for the start of preliminary hearings along with other officers. “Most of us were already there in the building because we had court with the … Continue reading

Fiat Lux classes now tailored for individual learning

Upon entering into their first semester as a college, transitioning from a high school environment to a full-time student can be a difficult adjustment for them. This transition is typically harder on students who are originally from a much farther distance from campus than others and don’t have the option of going home every weekend … Continue reading

Washington Area Humane Society funds new building

After decades of hope, the Washington Area Humane Society has finally raised enough money to turn its vision into a reality.  The group will be constructing a new facility through the “New Home, New Hope” campaign.  Kelly Proudfit, executive director, said the new building is coming into fruition thanks to several generous donors, in addition … Continue reading

‘I did it for my dad’

First Waynesburg Ph.D. grad in school history to receive degree

When Tom DeGeorge, walks across the stage at commencement, he will officialy become the first official Ph.D. graduate in Waynesburg University’s history. DeGeorge has been working towards achieving his doctorate degree in Waynesburg’s counselor education and supervisor program on and off for the past 35 years. “I always wanted to go back and finish; never … Continue reading

United Way hosts Greene Cuisine event for locals

Greene Cuisine is a well-known event in Greene County, but after four years, a new face is in charge, and the plan is to keep the event going strong. The fifth annual Greene Cuisine fundraising event for United Way took place April 9 at the National Guard Readiness Center in Waynesburg. Many local restaurants were … Continue reading

University marketing team wins award

Waynesburg University has been recognized for its creative excellence in marketing and communications in education in 2018 with two CUPPIE Awards. The awards, given by College and University Public Relations and Associated Professionals [CUPRAP], were a gold and a bronze CUPPIE. The university received its gold award for the production of the 2015-2016 Annual Report. … Continue reading

Carmichaels honors Parkland victims

Parents and guardians of high school and middle school students in the Carmichaels Area School District received a letter March 13, informing them that students across the country were planning a nationwide walk-out. Most of the demonstrations were planned in honor of the 17 victims of the recent shooting at Parkland High School in Florida, … Continue reading

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