Fayette County School District To Close 4 Elementary SchoolsThe Connellsville Area School Board has voted to close four of the district's eight elementary schools.
Federal Judge: Ten Commandments Monument Violates U.S. ConstitutionIt’s a been a three-year battle over a stone monument of the Ten Commandments, positioned outside of a Connellsville junior high school.
State Police Investigating Violent School Bus Assault In Fayette CountyState police in Belle Vernon are investigating a violent assault aboard an elementary school bus in Fayette County.
Prayer Group Wants To Keep Ten Commandments Monument On School PropertyThe debate over a Ten Commandments monument is heating up in Fayette County. The Americans United for Separation of Church and State wants the slab removed from in front of Connellsville Jr. High East; but on Monday evening, local pastors led a prayer group in support of keeping the monument.