ADAMS TWP — The Mars Middle School's community service committee recently held a food drive to collect items for The Lighthouse Foundation Food Bank.
Fall from horse injures woman
FORWARD TWP — A 57-year-old woman was hurt Monday afternoon when she fell off a horse on the 200 block of Reibold Road, authorities said.
Fire damages Forward Twp. home
FORWARD TWP — Firefighters suspect a fireplace is the culprit of a Wednesday afternoon fire at a house at 502 Watters Station Road.
District Judge David Kovach
Collection sites set for Christmas
County OKs taking money from reserve
Butler County now has the ability to withdraw as much as $1 million from its operating reserve to counteract any possible deficits related to the lack of a state budget.
O’Malley defends self
PITTSBURGH — On the fifth and final day of his Civil Service Appeal hearing, former executive director of the Butler County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Perry O’Malley took the stand and defended his record.
Plans for 2nd homeless shelter in county on hold
An effort to organize a new homeless shelter following a dispute between Butler County officials and the nonprofit running the county’s only winter relief center has been put on hold, but a new shelter will still be ready to open on short notice.