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Greene County 911 confirmed that state police responded to an area near the Dry Tavern Giant Eagle for a report of shots fired on Tuesday afternoon, but could not confirm any further details about what was occurring.

A man who reportedly fired shots from the roof of a Dry Tavern residence prompted massive response from law enforcement, evacuations and school lockdowns.

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Greene County 911 confirmed that state police responded to an area near the Dry Tavern Giant Eagle for a report of shots fired on Tuesday afternoon, but could not confirm any further details about what was occurring.

A man who reportedly fired shots from the roof of a Dry Tavern residence prompted massive response from law enforcement, evacuations and school lockdowns.

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State police confirmed Monday that they are still awaiting access to the Chevron gas well site in Dunkard Township, Greene County, and that the identity of the missing person as a result of the explosion and fire at the site is being withheld until investigators are able to process the scene.

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Chevron reports that the fire is no longer burning at the natural gas well site in Greene County.

Lee Ann Wainright, spokesperson for Chevron, said Sunday that the two wells were no longer burning as of 3 p.m. Saturday.

“It is premature to speculate on what caused the flames to go out,” she said. “However, we do know that at this time, there is not enough fuel being emitted to sustain combustion, and with the cooling of the crane, the ignition source has been removed.”

The fire began at 6:45 a.m. Tuesday when an explosion rocked the Lanco 7H Marcellus shale well pad in Dunkard Township and resulted in a fire that continued through the week until Saturday.

Bryce Bedilion was spot on with his aim Thursday afternoon to lead Waynesburg Central to a 796-61x-793-60x Section 1 victory over Washington at Frazier Simplex Rifle Club.

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The Federal Drug Administration has recently put a ban on the sale of some flavored products that are used by e-cigarettes and other vaping devices in an effort to dissuade teenagers from continuing or starting the habit.

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Death Notices

BARRY - Charles W., 65, of Dilliner, formerly of Fairmont, W.Va., January 10.

BEDILLION - Gary L., 73, of Waynesburg, January 11.

CRESS - Sonja Ann, 73, of Waynesburg, January 7.

FOX - Justin Francis, 31, of Khedive, formerly of Waynesburg, January 7.

KELLER - Karen S. Wood, 69, of Waynesburg, January 7.

MATTEUCCI - Janet Rae Welling, 90, of Redstone Highlands Senior Community in North Huntingdon, formerly of Rices Landing, January 1.

RUSNOCK - Mary Rita Antal,101, of Jefferson, January 7.

TUSTIN - Nellie Louise (Gorby), 75, of Richhill Twp., January 7.

WADE - Wilma Jean Moore, 89, of Mt. Morris, January 8.

Full obituaries can be purchased and placed through the Regional Obit Center, 800-222-6397.

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