There was a bad house fire in New Eagle today. There are more photographs over at the Lost Monongahela Facebook page.
A volunteer firefighter in Washington County and his girlfriend have been charged with stealing $40,000 worth of equipment from the fire department and selling some of it at a scrapyard.
Michael Edward Griest, 25, a New Eagle firefighter, is charged with theft, conspiracy, receiving stolen property and related offenses. His girlfriend, Tiffany Marie Gola, 22, of Centerville, is charged with conspiracy and receiving stolen property.