Woman Hit In The Head With Mallet, Man JailedA Westmoreland County man is facing charges for allegedly striking a woman with a mallet during a domestic dispute.
Anonymous Stranger Pays All Overdue Lunch Balances At Elementary SchoolA very special stranger paid off all overdue lunch balances at H W Good Elementary.
Police: Broken Glass, Poisoned Bread Left In Yard With ‘Intent To Poison Dogs’State Police in Westmoreland County are warning pet owners to check their yards before letting their animals outside after broken glass and poisoned bread were left on one man’s property.
Police: Young Man Escapes Detention Center, Steals Truck, Leads Police On ChaseA young man is in custody after police say he escaped from a detention center in Westmoreland County, stole a pickup truck and led officers on a chase along Route 30.
Mother Attacks Babysitter For Allegedly Leaving Kids Home AloneA mother and a babysitter got into a physical fight at a Vandergrift home Sunday night when the babysitter allegedly left the mother’s three kids home alone.
Mt. Pleasant Teen Murder Suspect Pleads Guilty To Lesser ChargesJames Burnsworth entered a plea Friday in the shooting death of Mt. Plesant 13-year-old James Robert Gustafson.
Police: 14-Year-Old Shoots Mom & Brother, Tries To Pin Murders On DadA 14-year-old Westmoreland County boy is charged as an adult with fatally shooting his mother and younger brother while they slept.
Mother, 8-Year-Old Son Shot & Killed In New StantonPolice are investigating after a mother and son were found shot to death in New Stanton Wednesday morning.
Couple Accused Of Breaking Into Vehicles In Church Parking LotsPolice say a Westmoreland County couple is accused of rifling through cars while their owners have been worshipping in church.
Plea Agreement In The Works For Mom Who Forced 12-Year-Old To DriveCarrie Geyer waiving her preliminary hearing on charges she endangered the welfare of several of her children after she allegedly let her then 12-year-old son drive her van to "teach him some responsibility."
Local Cuban-Americans React To Death Of Fidel CastroHere in Pittsburgh, Cuban-Americans are looking back at an era they’ve struggled to forget after the death of Fidel Castro.
Hidden Valley, Other Local Resorts Open For SeasonGood news for skiers and snowboarders – some of the slopes around western Pennsylvania opened for business Friday.