Legal Journal

The Washington County Bar Association owns and publishes the Washington County Reports, the official legal periodical for Washington County. Since 1920, legal notices, as well as other Court and law-related information, have been published in the weekly legal journal for the benefit of our subscribers and as a service to the profession, the legal community, the Court and the public.

A new issue of Washington County Reports is published every Thursday. The deadline for notices is Friday by noon, although holidays may alter this deadline.

Notices can be mailed, faxed or emailed and may be paid over the phone by credit card or by check made payable to “Washington County Reports” mailed to the Bar office. Notices must be pre-paid before they will be published.

To submit a legal notice or display ad contact
Washington County Reports, attn: Sherri Paige, Business Manger
119 South College Street
Washington, PA 15301
Phone: 724-225-6710
Fax: 724-225-8345

Current legal notice rates are here and display ad rates are here. All notices/ads are subject to approval.

For statewide, online access to legal journals published in Pennsylvania, visit; for national legal notices published in newspapers of general circulation, visit NOTE: electronic/online copies of legal journals and the notices within are provided for information purposes only and should not be construed as providing legal notice to parties. The printed copy of the legal journal is the sole authoritative version.

Helpful link:

Washington County Court of Common Pleas website:, where a copy of the local rules, including the Civil Division Local Rules regarding the Notice to Defend, can be downloaded.