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February 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

White House threatens veto of education law overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House threatened Wednesday to veto a Republican bill to overhaul... More...

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The Bedford County Conservation District is accepting orders for its annual native tree and shrub... More...

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Local

County dancers shine at Farm show

The Friends of 4-H square dancers took first place in competition at this year’s... More...

Metzgar’s new office to host grand opening

SOMERSET — Carl Metzgar, state House representative for the 69th district, announced Tuesday... More...

Police

State police charged an Alum Bank man for his involvement in a recent hit and run... More...

Editorial

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Tech changes debate

This year could well go down in history as the moment when technology transformed the debate about... More...

Political story wrong

The way stories get told about politics, Washington doings and government issues generally these... More...

State/National Sports

Penguins hold off Capitals in 4-3 victory

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sidney Crosby scored his 20th goal of the season, Evgeni Malkin added three... More...

Nutting gains higher profile as Pirates are winning

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — As the Pittsburgh Pirates regain their relevance in baseball, team... More...

Kentucky remains unbeaten with road win at MSU

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Top-ranked Kentucky fought off a slow start but still cruised to a... More...

Wolf seeks to cut but broaden tax rate

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) —... More...

Survey will update county’s historic inventory this spring

Bedford County is just one of four counties in the state that will take part in an initiative to... More...

Deal sets up Homeland Security vote in Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three days before a partial Homeland Security shutdown, lawmakers cleared... More...

Obituaries

Martha E. Heister - 2015-02-25
James William Fink Jr. - 2015-02-24
Zally W. Price - 2015-02-24
Betty Jean Bennett - 2015-02-21
Paul Deasey Sr. - 2015-02-21
Doris Irene House - 2015-02-21
Mildred R. Lawrence - 2015-02-21
Velma May Defibaugh - 2015-02-20
Susan M. Heidler - 2015-02-20
Larry Lee Ringler - 2015-02-20
Wanda L. Logue - 2015-02-20
Fred Miller - 2015-02-20
Susan K. Callihan - 2015-02-19
Brooke Alexandra Swope - 2015-02-19
Isabelle E. Guilfoy - 2015-02-18
Tracy L. O'Shea - 2015-02-18
Glen R. Cussins - 2015-02-17
Donald A. Whetstone - 2015-02-17
F. Maud Hengst - 2015-02-16
Connie E. Smyers - 2015-02-16
Rose M. Sciranko - 2015-02-13
Mary Lou Baker - 2015-02-12
Richard Martin Bingman - 2015-02-12
Thomas Paul Eicher - 2015-02-12
Edgar Ray Mitchell - 2015-02-12
Connie Steel-Tillman - 2015-02-12
Alvin Carl Hedrick - 2015-02-12
Arlene A. Clouse - 2015-02-11
Sheldon Blair Ford - 2015-02-11
Edith V. Ebersole - 2015-02-09
Martha A. 'Molly' Rice - 2015-02-09
Myra E. Simmons - 2015-02-09
Patricia A. Turner - 2015-02-09
Donald C. Hawksworth - 2015-02-07

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State/National

Study affirms carbon trapped in air

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have witnessed carbon dioxide trapping heat in the atmosphere... More...

Computer beats human at game

WASHINGTON (AP) — Computers already have bested human champions in “Jeopardy!”... More...

Wolf, Senate make deal on Corbett nominees

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf and leaders of the Republican-controlled Pennsylvania... More...

World

UN: N. Korean ship tried to avoid sanctions

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A North Korean shipping company that famously tried to hide fighter... More...

Toronto’s Ford auctioning items

TORONTO (AP) — Anyone interested in buying a piece of Rob Ford history has the chance to do... More...

Local Sports

Bedford CIA boys hoops team tops Commission

The Bedford County CIA Boys basketball team faced Great Commission from Altoona on Thursday,... More...

Bedford state qualifiers

Three Bedford wrestlers qualified for the PJW Junior High state championships this weekend in... More...

Sports Results

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25 Boys Basketball District 5-A Semifinals(1) Southern Fulton 55, (4)... More...