Attorney Mark Mehalov, a lifelong resident of Fayette County and partner and founding member at Zebley, Mehalov & White, P.C, has formally announced his candidacy for judge of the Court of Common Pleas of Fayette County.
The Herald-Standard is accepting candidate announcements for the 2023 municipal election.
Elections boards in Fayette, Greene and Washington counties all certified their results from the Nov. 8 midterm on Monday after each conducted audits of random precincts as required by state law.
Republican state representatives in southwestern Pennsylvania are waking up today to the reality that they will be in the minority for the next two years as Democrats are on their way to winning the state House in what was unthinkable before Election Day.
The race for Pennsylvania's 32nd District seat has a newcomer vying for the seat held by an incumbent seeking his third term.
Constituents in the 51st Legislative District will elect a new state House representative on Tuesday, choosing between Democrat Richard Ringer and Republican Charity Grimm Krupa.
The judicial whiplash over whether or not to count undated mail-in ballots has been confusing, to the say the least, with more litigation expected to follow, meaning the issue doesn’t appear to be settled.
Several state legislative districts that appeared as though they would go uncontested in the Nov. 8 general election will now have competitive races.
About 35% of Fayette County’s electorate came out Tuesday to vote in a primary with only one contested state legislative seat.
With a new location and new pay rates for poll workers, the Fayette County Election Bureau is ready for Tuesday’s primary.
The Republican nomination for the 51st Legislative District will be decided Tuesday, when a three-term state representative faces off against the president of the Albert Gallatin Area School Board.
Many incumbents in the region will not be facing primary or general election challenges this year.
State Sen. Pat Stefano, R-Bullskin Township, announced plans to seek reelection in Pennsylvania's 32nd District, which includes all of Fayette County.
State Rep. Matt Dowling, R-Uniontown, announced he will seek a third term representing the 51st Legislative District.
A candidate for state governor made a stop in Fayette County on Tuesday, touring an explosion welding plant in Mount Braddock.
The Fayette County Election Bureau is reminding candidates, voters and residents of a few important upcoming dates.
A bill to ensure voting precincts across Pennsylvania have enough ballots to accommodate in-person voters has been approved by the House State Government Committee.
Fayette County’s elections board is expected to certify its county and local election results today after having to tabulate “numerous” write-in votes, some of which led to ties in municipal races.
With Fayette County's mail-in ballots counted, the unofficial winner changed in one township supervisor race.
Jeff Grimes will be sworn-in Jan. 3 and then will have to go to judicial school later in the month before beginning his official duties.
Republicans won in two contested races for row-office seats in Fayette County with one unseating an incumbent.
The following are unofficial results of contested races in Fayette County's Tuesday election.
Fayette County party leaders are eyeing two county-level races in Tuesday's general election.
The following is a list of contested races that will appear on the ballot for the Tuesday, Nov. 2 election. Polls are open between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m.
The results of the Fayette County primary election have been signed by the county commissioners and submitted to the state.
The end of counting ballots from Fayette County's primary election two weeks ago today is in sight.
Political party leaders in Fayette County both believe that last week's ballot bar-code issue wasn't intentional.
The process to tabulate the 5,500 ballots cast without a scanning bar code during the May 18 primary in Fayette County is accelerating, and elections officials expect to finish the count by early next week.
An estimated 1,200 ballots from the Fayette County primary election have been scanned by hand with several thousand left to go.
Jeff Grimes will become Greene County's next judge after winning both the Democratic and Republican nominations following Tuesday's primary election.
The Fayette County district attorney has filed a search warrant to look into the countywide issue with election ballots that couldn't be scanned.
Unscanned ballots from Tuesday's primary are still being counted at the Fayette County Election Bureau, and the process is expected to be lengthy.
Fayette County candidates waiting to see if they secured their party's nomination in Tuesday's primary will have to wait a little longer.
MONESSEN – Monessen's mayor who abandoned City Hall for his first two years in office lost his bid Tuesday for the Democratic nomination to a local businessman.
The following unofficial results in contested races were released by the Fayette County Election Bureau as of 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The following unofficial results in contested races were released by the Fayette County Election Bureau. The most updated numbers include results from 73 of the county’s 77 voting precincts. These totals do not include ballots that had to be counted by hand because they were unable to be scanned, according to Commissioner Scott Dunn. Officials have not said how many ballots will need to be hand counted.
Some Fayette County voters found their ballots were rejected by the scanning machine on Tuesday because they were missing bar codes due to a printing error.
The director of Fayette County's election bureau said a higher number of candidates for school board seats could equal more votes cast in today's primary.
There are a litany of competitive municipal and magisterial district judge races on the ballot in today’s primary election in Washington and Greene counties, but most eyes will be on the open seats for a new judge in each county.
Lawrence Roberts announced he is seeking the Republican nomination for South Union Township supervisor in the Tuesday primary.
Two candidates, Trace Thomas and Jason Cox, are cross-filing for the position of Magisterial District Judge in Uniontown.
Maria E. Kelly is currently seeking a nomination for Franklin Township tax collector.
Candidates Jeff Grimes and Kimberly Pratt are cross-filed to run in both the Democratic and Republican primaries for the May 18 election.
Voters in the May 18 primary election will be asked to consider three proposed amendments to Pennsylvania's constitution and one referendum.
Dr. Melissa E. Schell announced her candidacy for a seat on the Uniontown Area School District School Board.
Masontown Mayor Toni Petrus, a lifelong resident of the borough is announcing her bid for re-election to a fourth term.
Trace Thomas has announced his candidacy for magisterial district judge in the city of Uniontown in the May 18 primary.
Greene County is looking for more poll workers for the May 18 primary election.
A League of Women Voters forum Tuesday night offered tips to voters on how to choose a judicial candidate.