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1 person stabbed in South Connellsville

By Tribune-Review 2:24 p.m.
One victim was stabbed early Monday morning at 107 West Painter Street in South Connellsville, according to Fayette County 911. The call came in at 12:11 a.m. and police and Fayette EMS were dispatched to the scene. The ambulance then took an unidentified male patient to UPMC Presbyterian hospital in …

Groom cited at Farmington wedding reception being filmed for reality TV show

By Tribune-Review
A Fayette County groom became a little too rowdy at a Saturday wedding reception that a reality TV crew was filming, and state police were called, authorities said. State police in Uniontown said Bryan Matthew Frost, 21, of Cardale was cited ...

Connellsville Polar Bear Club ready for New Year’s

By Mark Hofmann
Hundreds are expected to come to Connellsville on New Year’s Day and take part in the 11th annual Connellsville Polar Bear Club jump into the Youghiogheny River. The club was started in 2005 when a small group of people went to ...

Greater Connellsville chamber seeks nominations

By Daily Courier
The Greater Connellsville Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for awards that will be presented at its February banquet. Nominations are being sought for The Athena Award, Community Service Award (individual), Community Service Award (group), Distinguished Citizen and Beautification Award. The ...

Lynn: Fayette communities enjoying holidays

By Beth Lynn
There is not much happening in our area during the coming week because of the upcoming holiday. • There will be no activities at the Brownfield Community Center this week because of Christmas. The good people at Brownfield would like ...

Man’s holiday spirit lights up Belle Vernon

By Chris Buckley
For Ed Stasko Sr., every day is his favorite time of the year. His reward in life is to see someone — especially a child — ...

Police crash victim’s death ruled accidental

By Tribune-Review
The death of a Uniontown man injured in a two-vehicle crash on Dec. 14 has been ruled accidental, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office. Autopsy results show Andrew Bohatch, 59, died of complications from blunt-force trauma to the head, ...

A Christmas story: Childhood holiday in Dunbar recollected

By Lois Workman Shroyer
It was Christmas Time in 1946, the first year the Workmans would be celebrating Christmas at Judge Work’s seven-room, two-stairway farmhouse with a wraparound porch near Little Summit in Dunbar Township. We had moved to the farm house that spring. ...

Trinity United Presbyterian offers Festival of Lessons and Carols

By Franklin Lacava
Today may be the shortest day of the year, but the first day of winter will usher in the 65th anniversary of one of Uniontown’s ...

Cal U students aid Fayette survey

By Joe Napsha
A group of California University of Pennsylvania graduate students and their professors, along with Fayette County social service providers, will learn how some Fayette County residents view the county’s quality of life and its strengths and needs, when they compile ...

Uniontown self-help book author finds ‘Inner Peace’ through writing

By Mark Hofmann
A Uniontown woman’s nine-year journey to write a self-help book to find inner peace started with inspiration from the mind, but finished with inspiration from ...

Connellsville teen charged in attack on 80-year-old man, daughter allowed to play high school basketball

By Mark Hofmann
A victim of an assault and home invasion is outraged that one of three teens charged in the crime has been allowed to play for the Connellsville Area High School boys’ basketball team. Lisa Gasperi, who along with her father, Caesar, ...

Police gather in Ligonier for Perryopolis officer’s funeral

By Renatta Signorini
Patricia Kunkle often saw Officer Richard Champion and his family at worship services at Kregar Community Church near Stahlstown over the last five years. On Friday, ...

Uniontown man charged with raping 2 girls

By Tribune-Review
A Uniontown man is in the Fayette County Prison on charges he repeatedly raped two young girls. David Kinteay Carson, 37, is charged by Detective Donald Gmitter with rape, statutory sexual assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, aggravated indecent assault, indecent assault, ...

Man involved with crash with officer dies in Pittsburgh hospital

By Tribune-Review
A Uniontown man died Friday from injuries he suffered in the two-vehicle crash Sunday that killed Perryopolis police Officer Richard Champion. Andrew Bohatch, 59, died at UPMC Presbyterian hospital in Oakland at 4:06 p.m., according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s ...

Connellsville High announces leads for March musical

By Mark Hofmann
Connellsville Area High School has announced the leads for its spring musical, “The Addams Family.” “The Addams Family: A New Musical Comedy” is based on the ...

Uniontown programs get $900K

By Liz Zemba
A nonprofit agency will use a $900,000 windfall to expand programs in three Uniontown neighborhoods and apply for state and federal grants. Fayette County Community Action Agency on Thursday announced the six-year partnership with PNC and UPMC Health Plan. PNC will ...

No tax increase for Everson next year

By Rachel Basinger
Everson property owners will not see a local tax increase in 2015. Council this week passed the 2015 $194,919 balanced budget. The millage rate will remain at 5.2895, where it has been set for the past three years. Michael Banaszak, council president, ...

Normalville church performs Christmas play

By Tribune-Review
The Normalville United Methodist Church, 3270 Springfield Pike, will hold its annual Christmas play at 7 p.m. Saturday. • A Christmas worship service and a children and adults program will be held at the Mt. Zion Community Church in Acme ...

Fayette County judge refuses to dismiss dragging case against Hiller man

By Liz Zemba
A Fayette County judge denied a motion seeking to dismiss criminal charges against a man accused of dragging a police officer with his car during a traffic stop. James Holcomb Jr., 37, of Hiller is charged by Redstone Police with aggravated ...

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