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Uniontown,

city (1990 pop. 12,034), seat of Fayette co., SW Pa., near the W.Va. line; settled c.1767, inc. as a city 1916. It is a farm trade center and an industrial city. Formerly noted for its production of coal and coke, the city now manufactures machinery, medical supplies, and clothing. Food and lumber are processed, apples and alfalfa are grown, and there is livestock and dairying. Uniontown is the seat of the Fayette campus of Pennsylvania State Univ. Gen. George C. MarshallMarshall, George Catlett,
1880–1959, American general and cabinet member, b. Uniontown, Pa. A career army officer, Marshall graduated from the Virginia Military Institute.
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 was born there. Nearby is the site of Fort Necessity, built by George Washington.
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The development of this center will provide more than 10 new jobs and will put a vacant commercial building back into productive use, said Dale Miller, president, Uniontown Community Development Association.
of Auburn; three sisters, Bertha Head of Hartford, CT, Grace Leskinen of Uniontown, PA, and Jean White of Marblehead, MA; and several nephews and nieces.
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has set the date of February 15, 2008, to present its "brand new" Uniontown, Pennsylvania, store, located at 321 McClellandtown Road.
Lawson Software (Nasdaq:LWSN) today announced that Uniontown Hospital completed its move to Lawson Total Care Platinum, a fully-hosted service for Lawson applications.
22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix Health Systems, a premier provider of integrated information technology (IT) outsourcing and consulting services for healthcare organizations, announced today that Uniontown Hospital, Uniontown, PA, has signed a three year agreement with Phoenix for comprehensive IT infrastructure outsourcing services.
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