CrossFit is a program that offers a full-body workout combining weightlifting, gymnastics, core training and cardio to prepare the body for anything. And it's catching on in Uniontown.
It's the American way to be independent and self-sufficient -- which is one reason Americans in general are resistant to the concept of mass public transit and prefer instead to own and operate their own vehicle to meet their transportation needs.
Just as physical therapy has helped humans treat pain resulting from an injury or surgery, it is also being used to rehabilitate pets like Angus that suffer from the same conditions.
A Waynesburg University professor said a growth in the number of non-denominational churches in recent years is part of a cycle that is unique to American religion.
Thanks to the School Performance Profile -- a resource that shows achievement and a tool for school improvement -- it's easy to see the progress that schools and students in Fayette and Greene counties have made from one year to the next.
If there was a silver lining to the cloud that loomed over the community when the borough was forced to shutter its police department, it might have been because Mayor Carl Ables prayed for it.
Institutions of higher learning have been facing declining enrollment in recent years, but in 2015 Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, California University of Pennsylvania and Waynesburg University are tackling the issue head on.
It's almost 5 p.m. on a Wednesday in March. As rain begins to transition to snow, 7-year-old Cameron VanMeter of Uniontown is busy shooting hoops at the Uniontown YMCA.
Maraia Gonelevu is happy to be living in Point Marion, a town similar in size and lifestyle to her native village in the South Pacific island nation of Fiji.
Fayette County officials are optimistic that the new construction projects, infrastructural improvements and influx of new business in 2014 will continue through 2015.