2018 News Releases for Greene County Government, Pennsylvania
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  • Carmichaels Envirothon Team honored
    December 12, 2018 | Carmichaels Envirothon Team
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Conservation District honored thirteen recipients during its annual awards ceremony on Dec. 12 at Valley View Farm in Waynesburg.


  • Blue Knights donates to CYS
    December 20, 2018 | Blue Knights
    Waynesburg, PA — During the Greene County Children and Youth Services Advisory Board Meeting on Nov. 13, members of the Blue Knights International Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club...>>


  • Commissioners announce re-opening of county bridge
    December 20, 2018 | County bridge
    Waynesburg, PA — Greene County Commissioners announced recently that the county-owned Bridge No. 46 on Pitcock Road in Whiteley Township – which has been closed since Aug. 13 – has been rebuilt and is now re-opened...>>


  • Commissioners present donation to Catnip Acres
    December 20, 2018 | Catnip Acres
    Waynesburg, PA — Greene County Commissioners recently presented a donation to Catnip Acres, a nonprofit entity whose mission is to improve...>>


  • Conservation District honors thirteen at annual awards ceremony
    December 20, 2018 | Annual Awards Ceremony
    Waynesburg, PA — The Greene County Conservation District honored thirteen recipients during its annual awards ceremony...>>


  • Greene Turtle donates $5,000 worth of new toys to Greene County
    December 20, 2018 | Greene Turtle donates
    Waynesburg, PA — Christmas is a time of giving, and that spirit of giving was in full force Sunday when approximately $5,000 worth of new toys was presented to the county by...>>


  • Christmas carolers visit county office building
    December 18, 2018 | Christmas Carolers
    Waynesburg, PA — Students and staff members from the Open Door Christian School in Waynesburg visited various locations throughout the area on Dec. 18 to sing Christmas Carols...>>


  • Dunkin' Donuts Grand opening Celebration
    December 20, 2018 | Grand Opening Celebration
    Waynesburg, PA — The Greene County Commissioners joined other dignitaries and officials, as well as “Iceburgh,” the Pittsburgh Penguins mascot, and the Greene County Chamber of Commerce...>>


  • Early Intervention holds annual Christmas party
    December 20, 2018 | Annual Christmas party
    Waynesburg, PA — The Greene County Human Services’ Early Intervention program held its annual Christmas party for children enrolled in the program and their siblings....>>


  • Wayne Lumber Ribbon Cutting
    December 20, 2018 | Wayne lumber
    Waynesburg, PA — Greene County Commissioners Blair Zimmerman, Dave Coder and Archie Trader joined other officials in participating in a Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Celebration coordinated by the Greene County...>>


  • County supports annual Holiday Food Drive
    December 20, 2018 | Food Drive
    Waynesburg, PA — The Corner Cupboard Food Bank held its third annual Holiday Food Drive on Nov. 29, and thanks to the support and generosity of many...>>


  • Robena Memorial Service
    December 20, 2018 | Robena Service
    Waynesburg, PA — Greene County Commissioners speak with UMWA International President Cecil Roberts and Ed Yankovich, UMWA International’s vice president for District 2, prior to a special service on Dec. 6 that was held to honor...>>


  • Bowlby Library announces December events
    November 21, 2018 | December Events
    Waynesburg, PA — The Eva K. Bowlby Public Library in Waynesburg has announced the following information for events being held in December...>>


  • Commissioners recognize Greene County residents and organizations
    November 20, 2018 | Recognition
    Waynesburg, PA — This week in Greene County, Commissioners recognized the following individuals...>>


  • Commissioners proclaim National Adoption Awareness Month
    November 19, 2018 | National Adoption Awareness Month
    Waynesburg, PA — During their agenda meeting on Nov. 14, Greene County Commissioners issued a proclamation recognizing November as National Adoption Awareness Month...>>


  • Replica of proposed Memorial Park on display at First Federal
    November 15, 2018 | Memorial Park
    Waynesburg, PA — A replica of the proposed Memorial Park in honor of United states military veterans is currently and prominently on display...>>


  • Dept. of Recreation announces 2018-19 ‘Skate & Dance’ schedule
    November 6, 2018 | Skate & Dance
    Greensboro, PA — The Greene County Department of Recreation has recently announced the 2018-2019 schedule for “Skate & Dance” events that will be held at the Mon View Roller Rink in Greensboro...>>


  • Dept. of Recreation to present children’s Christmas activities
    November 6, 2018 | Children's Christmas Activities
    Waynesburg, PA — Santa Claus will be the focus of two upcoming activities hosted by the Greene County Department of Recreation...>>


  • Flenniken Library announces upcoming events
    November 2, 2018 | Flenniken Library Events
    Carmichaels, PA — The Flenniken Public Library in Carmichaels has announced the following information for special upcoming events being held throughout November...>>


  • Bowlby Library announces November events
    October 29, 2018 | November events
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Eva K. Bowlby Public Library in Waynesburg has announced the following information for events being held in November...>>


  • Officials announce 2018 Veterans Day parades, services
    October 29, 2018 | Veterans Day Events
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Veterans Affairs Office has recently announced various upcoming parades and services that will be held to honor Veterans Day...>>


  • Greene County Connections
    October 25, 2018 | Part one: The Elections Office
    WAYNESBURG, PA — This is the first part of a series of articles that focuses on the many different departments that provide a wide array of different services in the County of Greene, for its residents. This first part addresses the many responsibilities handled in and by the Greene County Elections Office....>>


  • Commissioners announce $603,000 in grant funding for recreation projects
    October 10, 2018 | Recreation Project Grant
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Commissioners joined the secretary of the state’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and other officials...>>


  • Commissioners proclaim Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Month
    October 9, 2018 | Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Prenatal alcohol exposure is the leading preventable cause of birth defects and intellectual and developmental disabilities...>>


  • Commissioners proclaim October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month
    October 5, 2018 | Domestic Violence
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Last year, in Pennsylvania alone, domestic violence deaths left 177 empty places at tables across Pennsylvania...>>


  • Commissioners proclaim October National Chamber of Commerce Month
    October 1, 2018 | Chamber of Commerce Month
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Greene County Commissioners recently presented the Greene County Chamber of Commerce with a proclamation recognizing the month of October as National Chamber of Commerce Month...>>


  • Conservation District Board approves 2018 GRACE Program funding
    September 28, 2018 | GRACE Program Funding
    WAYNESBURG, PA — During its September monthly meeting, the Greene County Conservation District’s board of directors approved nearly $163,000 in funding through a program designed to assist the agriculture community...>>


  • Genealogy Beginner’s Workshop
    September 18, 2018 | Genealogy Workshop
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Department of Recreation will present “Climbing Your Family Tree,” a Genealogy Beginner’s Workshop...>>


  • Department of Recreation to present children’s painting class series
    September 18, 2018 | Painting class series
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Department of Recreation will be conducting an eight-class painting series...>>


  • Flenniken Library October Events
    September 17, 2018 | Upcoming Events
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Flenniken Public Library in Carmichaels has announced the following information for special upcoming events being held throughout...>>


  • Mon View Roller Rink Kicks Off Season
    September 17, 2018 | Mon View Roller Rink
    Greensboro, PA — Mon View Roller Rink in Greensboro will kick off the 2018 season with a “Skate & Dance” on Friday, Nov 2 from 7 to 11 p.m....>>


  • Department of Recreation to offer free AARP classes
    September 26, 2018 | Free AARP classes
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Department of Recreation is teaming up with AARP to bring two free classes to Greene County residents...>>


  • Department of Recreation to offer ‘Crafty Creations’ classes
    October 25, 2018 | Crafty Creations
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Department of Recreation will be conducting several upcoming “Crafty Creations” classes that will highlight the fall...>>


  • Commissioners proclaim ‘Employ the Older Workers Week’
    September 12, 2018 | Employ the Older Workers Week
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Commissioners recently issued a proclamation to the local office of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging recognizing...>>


  • Washington Township Cleanup Day
    September 12, 2018 | Washington Township Cleanup Day
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Washington Township Yard will be hosting another cleanup day. Saturday October 27, 2018. Click or call for more information...>>


  • Department of Recreation to offer Lyme Disease Prevention and Awareness Course
    September 4, 2018 | Lyme Disease Prevention and Awareness Course
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Department of Recreation will host a Lyme Disease Prevention and Awareness Course on Sunday, Sept. 30 at 2 p.m....>>


  • Commissioners present Certificate of Appreciation to Cornerstone Care
    August 28, 2018 | Certificate of Appreciation
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Greene County Commissioners presented a Certificate of Appreciation to staff members of the Cornerstone Care Community Dental...>>


  • Recent Electronics Recycling event a success
    August 24, 2018 | Successful Electronics Recycling Event
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Electronics Recycling event held recently at the Greene County Fairgrounds’ Rabbit Barn was a success, as approximately 200 vehicles...>>


  • Heart & Sole 5K Run/Walk on Sept. 8 to benefit area children with cancer
    August 20, 2018 | Benefit for children
    CLARKSVILLE, PA — For the past eight years, a local grassroots initiative that eventually became a non-profit organization has been raising money to help area children who have been...>>


  • County using grants, loan to replace bridges
    August 20, 2018 | County Owned Bridge Replacement
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Greene County Commissioners approved Thursday an ordinance for a low-interest loan that will be used to help pay for the construction and design work costs of four county-owned bridges...>>


  • Commissioners present certificates to Hunting Hills Hawkeyes
    August 20, 2018 | Hunting Hills Hawkeyes
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Greene County Commissioners presented certificates Wednesday to members of the Hunting Hills Hawkeyes...>>


  • Audit shows Greene County is in sound financial position
    August 20, 2018 | Audit
    WAYNESBURG, PA — A certified public accountant firm from Pittsburgh told Greene County Commissioners that the firm’s audit of the county for 2017 determined that the county is in “a really sound financial position...>>


  • Department of Recreation to present ‘Thankful Thursdays’
    August 15, 2018 | Thankful Thursdays
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Department of Recreation will present “Thankful Thursdays,” a monthly program focusing on the benefits of essential oils...>>


  • Official Notice of Election for Military and Overseas Voters County of Greene
    August 14, 2018 | 2018 General Election (November 6, 2018)
    WAYNESBURG, PA — This is an official notice of an General election to be conducted on 11/06/2018 in Greene County. You may Register to vote and request an official absentee ballot by using the Federal Postcard Application >>


  • Electronics Recycling
    August 9, 2018 | Electronics Recycling
    WAYNESBURG, PA — FREE Electronics Recycling at the Greene County Fairgrounds!!! >>


  • Local Purple Heart Chapter holds monument re-dedication ceremony
    August 8, 2018 | Purple Heart Chapter
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Members of Chapter 34 Purple Heart of Greene County joined other veterans on the courthouse lawn Tuesday to take part in a ceremony re-dedicating the... >>


  • Conservation District encourages residents to protect themselves from West Nile Virus
    August 8, 2018 | West Nile Virus
    WAYNESBURG, PA — Pennsylvania is experiencing an increase this summer in reported cases of West Nile Virus... >>


  • Commissioners present Historical Society with $15,000 allocation
    August 7, 2018 | Historical Society
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Greene County Commissioners recently presented the Greene County Historical Society with $15,000 in funding... >>


  • State champions from West Greene School District honored during ceremony
    August 3, 2018 | State champions
    WAYNESBURG, PA — special ceremony was held on the courthouse steps on Friday, July 27 to honor the recent achievements of two different teams from the West Greene School District... >>


  • Commissioners present proclamation on ‘Rural Retail and Dining Day’
    August 3, 2018 | Rural Retail and Dining Day
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Pittsburgh District of the U.S. Small Business Administration teamed up with various local and state officials and agencies to coordinate “Rural Retail and Dining Day” on Friday, July 27...>>


  • Bowlby Library announces August events
    August 2, 2018 | August events
    WAYNESBURG, PA — The Eva K. Bowlby Public Library in Waynesburg has announced the following information for events being held in August... >>




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