Westmoreland
Arnold Palmer, Latrobe legend who reshaped golf, dies at 87

Arnold Palmer, a seven-time major champion who from a humble upbringing in Latrobe transformed professional golf with his charisma and daring style, died Sunday at ...

Westmoreland County auction to include vehicles, radios, telephones

Looking to buy a gift for that hard-to-shop-for friend or family member? Westmoreland County might just have that special item on the auction block — especially ...

North Huntingdon woman skates past rheumatoid arthritis

Cara Zanella of North Huntingdon has a drive to keep moving — competitive figure skating, exercising and working — to help her maintain her quality ...

Ligonier native coordinates effort to provide free books for children

Rebecca Bell remembers reading "The Poky Little Puppy" while nestled in her grandmother's lap. That was more than 60 years ago. Now, the retired teacher ...

Newsmaker: Edward Brajdic

Noteworthy: Brajdic was named Optometrist of the Year by the Western Pennsylvania Optometric Society. He ...

Funeral for North Belle Vernon fireman 

The North Belle Vernon Fire Department held a funeral for Charles E. Horan on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2016. Horan died Wednesday morning from injuries he ...

12-member board formed to oversee Hempfield's Union Cemetery

Twelve people with an interest in preserving a 125-year-old Hempfield cemetery were appointed by a Westmoreland County judge this month to serve as its board ...

Westmoreland County court offers addicts chance

Josh Rimmel has been in and out of court for years, but never before was he greeted with applause and a raffle ticket. But that's what ...

'Old pothead' fesses up to smoking weed in car, Penn Borough officer says

A Jeannette woman — who police said described herself as an "old pothead" — allegedly was smoking marijuana while driving home Thursday, according to court ...

Penn Township police recall moment gunshot tore through wall

Two Penn Township officers Friday recounted how close they came to being shot last month ...

Fined for dumping too much, landfill owner gets OK to expand

The state has given the operator of a Yukon industrial waste treatment and storage facility approval to expand its landfill by about 700,000 tons on ...

Ligonier's joint comprehensive plan workshop Oct. 25

The public is invited to comment on a joint comprehensive plan for Ligonier Township and Ligonier Borough. A community workshop will be held at 7 ...

PennDOT lists work projects for next week

Vernon Drive (Route 3025) will be closed to traffic between Route 51 and Adams Drive in Rostraver for two weekends while Golden Eagle Construction reconstructs ...

Photographer accused of indecent assault at Somerset school

Somerset County authorities allege a Youngwood man hired as a photographer for a formal dance at Conemaugh Township Middle and Senior High School in May ...

Murrysville woman charged with DUI, resisting arrest

Murrysville police filed drunken-driving and other charges against a woman officers said became belligerent this month during a traffic stop near the entrance of Franklin ...