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'Night Zero' screening held at county courthouse

WAYNESBURG - A large crowd gathered at the Greene County Courthouse on Nov. 17 for a special screening of a horror movie that features scenes that were filmed in downtown Waynesburg in August. And for those who attended the screening, it was indeed a real scream. The film, titled "Night Zero" - whic

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-11-24 07:00:00

Area school districts awarded Safe Schools Grants

Eight school districts in the 32nd Senatorial District - including that serves Greene County - have been awarded just over $224,000 in state grants to fund programs, security-related equipment and personnel that address school safety and violence through Pennsylvania's Safe Schools Initiative Target

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-11-24 07:00:00

Garden Club hosts 'Cookie Walk'

The Town and Country Garden Club sponsored the 14th annual "Cookie Walk" fundraiser, which was held recently at the Carmichaels Activity Center. The fundraiser is held annually to support the club's Scholarship Fund. On a brisk recent Sunday afternoon, the aroma of homemade soup and fresh coffee gre

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-11-24 07:00:00

Salvation Army kicks off Red Kettle Campaign

In this file photo, Sister Audrey, director of the Salvation Army center in Greene County, prepares one of the collection stands for the annual Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign. The campaign begins the day after Thanksgiving and ends on Dec. 23. WAYNESBURG - That ringing in your ears you hear toda

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-11-24 07:00:00

Local officials warn drivers to watch for deer

Local officials are warning drivers to be alert to avoid hitting deer after a report ranked Pennsylvania third in the country for insurance claims in deer-related crashes. "The deer are running now," said Trooper Robert Broadwater, spokesman for State Police Troop B which serves Greene, Fayette and

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-11-24 07:00:00

Those alone thankful for family offerings

New Castle News Patrons sitting inside the Oasis Bar all bowed their heads as bar server Elaine Curley offered a prayer for Thanksgiving Day. For those far from home or families, who live alone, who had no place else to go or who simply needed a good, hot meal on Thanksgiving, the tavern at 303 S. J

NEW CASTLE NEWS - 2017-11-24 12:15:00

Authorities: Burned body found on top of SEPTA train

SEPTA officials would only say a "medical emergency" had occurred at the Jefferson Station in Center City on Thursday. But a police official confirmed that a body was found. The investigation was causing train delays of up to 20 minutes. It wasn't immediately clear how the victim got on top of the t

WPXI - 2017-11-24 14:05:54

Senior Ukraine separatist: Rebel chief has resigned

MINSK, Belarus (AP) - A senior separatist official in eastern Ukraine on Friday announced the resignation of the beleaguered rebel chief in an apparent palace coup, ending a four-day showdown between rivaling factions. Leonid Pasechnik, state security minister of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's

WPXI - 2017-11-24 20:53:46

Inmate speakers' club seeks to redefine 'cool'

They say their goal is to "disrupt the culture of criminality" and to "redefine what's cool." With that in mind, the MADE MEN Gavel Club held its first event at Raymond Laborde Correctional Center in Cottonport Oct. 27. The MADE MEN Experience is a stage performance written and directed by inmates

AVOYELLESTODAY.COM - 2017-11-24 10:00:00

One person dead after shooting in Moreauville Tuesday

MOREAUVILLE, La. (KALB) - One person is dead in a shooting that happened on North Bayou des Glaises Road in Moreauville Tuesday night. The Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office has confirmed that one person is dead, but that there were no other injuries. A spokesman said "a person of interest has been

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Moreauville man killed in accidental shooting

An accidental shooting in Moreauville on Tuesday evening left one young man dead and another in custody in the incident. According to Steve Martel, Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy, the shooting occurred at the residence of Jake Ducote, age 19, of 10363 Bayou des Glaises Street in Mor

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Police: Owners of pit bull, 'Zeus,' who fought Moreauville ban, have abandoned him

MOREAUVILLE, La. (KALB) - About three years ago, News Channel 5 brought you a series of stories about the Armand family in Moreauville and their beloved pit bull named Zeus. The village was planning on enacting a ban on the breed and if the family didn't give Zeus up, he would be taken away for wha

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Shooting in Moreauville leaves one dead

According to the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office, a shooting has taken place in Moreauville. The shooting reportedly took place at 1063 Bayou des Glaises Road inside the Moreauville Town limits on Tuesday evening. Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office has confirmed one dead. No other injuries reported

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Avoyelles voters renew two APSD taxes

About 16.7 percent of registered voters went to the polls, which was up considerably from the 9 percent turnout in October. Voters also cast ballots in the run-off for state treasurer, with the parish going with the statewide winner, John Schroder. Ward 1 voters overwhelmingly approved renewing t

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Colfax woman killed in fiery crash on I-49 Wednesday

NATCHITOCHES PARISH (LSP) - A Colfax woman is dead following a fiery crash on I-49 just after noon on Wednesday. Troopers responded to the crash around 12:05 p.m. after it occurred on Interstate 49 north of Cloutierville. The crash involved a 2008 Ford pickup, driven by Sheri Lynne Frisby, 39, of

KALB.COM - 2017-11-23 02:42:00

2017-18 girls basketball preview: Crestview Knights

Season Outlook: I am very excited about this season. We have a great mix of veterans with some young players. If we continue to play for each other, I expect great things this season. SCHEDULE Nov. 25 Ottoville 7:30 PM Nov. 30 Fort Recovery 7:30 PM Dec. 5 Parkway 7:30 PM Dec. 7 Columbus Grove 7:30 P

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-11-24 15:04:07

Ken Pollitz: On the road again for Thanksgiving

There's nothing like a trip over the "big pond" to expand one's Thanksgiving thesaurus as we make our way through this year's edition of a Thanksgiving Day weekend. I am already grateful for much and don't want to diminish a lengthy and cherished litany of grand appreciations, including such staples

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-11-24 21:13:09

A whale's tale: Longest painting in North America restored

Photo textile conservator Kate Tarleton, of Rochester, Mass., works Nov. 7 to restore a portion of the 1848 "Grand Panorama of a Whaling Voyage Round the World," at the New Bedford Whaling Museum, in New Bedford, Mass. The artifact is believed to be the longest painting in the world at about a quart

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-11-24 20:49:08

Get This: Las Vegas pot dispensaries offer Black Friday deals

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Big-box stores weren't the only ones offering discounts to shoppers in Las Vegas on Black Friday. Marijuana dispensaries rolled out deals, too. More than 40 dispensaries in the Sin City area offered discounts on marijuana flower products, edibles such as chocolates, and concentrates

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-11-24 20:40:38