The Morgantown City Police have made arrests in an early week break-in at Pizza Zone in Morgantown. According to Officer Andy Gidcumb of the MPD four individuals have been arrested in connection with the burglary.
Beech Tree News provides courthouse statistics on a regular basis. Courthouse information provided in this article is a matter of public record. The following records are from the Butler County Circuit Clerk’s and Butler County Clerk's offices and cover November 1 – December 12, 2011.
Butler County Fiscal Court held its final regular session for 2011 on Monday night at the courthouse. All members were present.
The Butler County Board of Education held its monthly meeting Tuesday, December 13, at the Butler County Education Complex. Anita Cardwell, teacher at Butler County Middle School, was recognized for becoming a National Board Certified Teacher. Another middle school teacher, Kyllie Doughty, was
Doug Morris has been named Morgantown Volunteer Fire Department Fireman of the Year. He received the award based on his contributions to the department throughout the year.
While many of you were sleeping in the early morning hours of Tuesday, December 13, 2011, the Butler County High School Marching Band was preparing for a day they would not forget. The band left at 2:30 AM for a trip to Frankfort, Kentucky to participate in the 59th Governors Inaugural Parade.
Butler County Sheriff Deputy Chris Reneer and Morgantown Police Officer Travis McIntosh were recently honored in Lexington as part of the Governor’s Campaign against Drunk/Impaired Driving.
Jones Funeral Chapel has undergone a major remodel. The renovation took nearly two months to complete, but the results are striking, from the foyer to the selection room. The main chapel is half-again larger than before, with a new pulpit area and a beautiful, inviting fireplace. The chapel ca
They formed a circle of chairs in the lobby of Morgantown Bank and Trust. Included was a chorus of guitars, a mandolin and a dobro. As the microphone was passed to the next in line, each one took a turn with a song of their choice.
Around 1:15 Saturday afternoon, Morgantown Volunteer Fire Department and Fourth District Volunteer Fire Departement responded to a possible structure fire at 2707 Brownsville Road. Upon arriving, firemen found heavy smoke coming from the upstairs of the house. The occupants of the house were al