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August 31, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

County jobless rate dips slightly

Bedford County’s unemployment rate inched up for July, according to the latest statistics... More...

Top of th' Morning

“Shelter Box in the Square” will be hosted by the Bedford Rotary Club Sept. 15 to... More...

Special Sections

Local

Enjoying a sweet treat

Left, Brooke Maxwell, 15, and her mother, Brenda Maxwell, far right, of Bruceton Mills, West... More...

St. Thomas welcomes new pastor to parish

The parishioners of St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church formally welcomed their new... More...

Center offers savings program

EVERETT — Would you like to purchase a home, finance an education, or start your own... More...

Local Sports

Elks holds Club Championship

Matt Bullington fired two rounds of 70 at the Bedford Elks Country Club’s Club Championship,... More...

Bisons bite Huskies

EBENSBURG — Bedford earned a victory over Bishop Carroll at Ebensburg Country Club on... More...

2016 Fall Sports Previews: Girls Tennis

Bedford The Bedford Lady Bisons girls tennis team returns back depth from start to finish this... More...

County fire crews called out to 2 fires at same time

Shed fire, silo fire start roughly same time

EVERETT — Emergency crews from around the county responded to two fire calls around the same... More...

Central court to move to courthouse on October 19

As of mid-October, central court hearings will be moving from the Magisterial District Judge office... More...

Fair, cruise-in revs up for annual Labor Day festival

Cumberland Valley Fun Fair and Cruise-In is revving up for their 44th Annual Labor Day festival... More...

Obituaries

Adna Fay (Jay) Assel - 2016-08-30
James A. Post Sr. - 2016-08-30
Colleen K. Hollis - 2016-08-30
Betty Marie Ours - 2016-08-30
Stocks - 2016-08-30
Daniel Colledge - 2016-08-29
James R. Smyers - 2016-08-29
C. Gerald Albright - 2016-08-27
Cyrus E. Sturtz - 2016-08-27
Terry C. Smith Sr. - 2016-08-26
Norma B. Berkey - 2016-08-24
Curtis R. Horton - 2016-08-24
Larry B. Bowman - 2016-08-24
Penney L. McKnight - 2016-08-24
Carla L. Crabtree - 2016-08-24
James William Gartland - 2016-08-23
Melvin E. Lafferty - 2016-08-23
Mary C. Orndoff - 2016-08-23
Billy Lee Porter - 2016-08-22
Gary Lee Weicht - 2016-08-22
James Monte Figard - 2016-08-20
Ruth V. Dorman - 2016-08-18
E. Pearl Ferguson - 2016-08-18
Janet Watkins Robel - 2016-08-17
Karen Lee Wyant - 2016-08-17
Linda Lou Hamm - 2016-08-16
Milton R. Marsh - 2016-08-16
Deborah S. Helman - 2016-08-16
Kenneth Robert Moore - 2016-08-16
John H. Crist - 2016-08-15
Jane Louise May - 2016-08-15
Edward F. Diehl - 2016-08-15
William P. Moore - 2016-08-13
Maurice D. Oaks - 2016-08-13

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State/National

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra seeks $1.4M in grants

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra is seeking more than $1.4 million in... More...

Pa.’s convicted ex-AG is swiftly replaced

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers made a hasty return to the state Capitol from... More...

State Briefs

Man accused of threatening hospital nurses extradited LEBANON,... More...

Editorial

U. S.’ s stockade mentality

Guest editorial

America has 5 percent of the world’s population, but 25 percent of the world’s jail and... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
Full Story

The Clinton bribery scandal

Bernie Sanders never understood the epic quality of the Clinton scandals. In his first debate, he... More...

State/National Sports

Burns anxious to make his Steeler debut

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers rookie cornerback Artie Burns can’t wait to make... More...

Shell hoping for big year in final one at WVU

Coming out of high school, Rushel Shell arrived at Pittsburgh and was labeled as the next Tony... More...

Cubs’ Hendricks lowers his ERA in shutout of Pirates

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Hendricks threw seven dominant innings to lower the majors’ best... More...

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