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August 31, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Top of th' Morning

“Philanthropy Takes Flight” will be hosted by the Bedford County Endowments of the... More...

Special Sections

State/National

Appalachian Trail partying raises ire

BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine (AP) — When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail,... More...

Global warming carving changes in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Global warming is carving measurable changes into Alaska, and... More...

Mount McKinley renamed Denali on eve of trip

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America’s... More...

Editorial

Sorting the candidates

Despite a nuclear Iran looming on the horizon, the media seem to be putting most of their attention... More...

Crime and argument

Guest editorial

The embattled but entrenched Pennsylvania politician, proclaiming his or her innocence while... More...

Hackers exposing cheaters

The Internet is ubiquitous in daily life, and hackers almost equally so. No one should be surprised... More...

State/National Sports

Tokyo wins LLWS title, beats Lewisberry, 18-11

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With more than 42,000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo... More...

Rockies, De La Rosa too much for Pirates, 5-0

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Charlie Morton cruised through three no- hit innings Sunday. But, as often... More...

Cubs’ Arrieta no-hits Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta pitched the sixth no-hitter in the majors this season and... More...

Plane goes down in Bloomfield Twp.

BAKERS SUMMIT — A small aircraft crash landed in a Bloomfield Township backyard Sunday... More...

Nazi flag found flying at former New Paris school

NEW PARIS — State police are investigating the appearance Sunday afternoon of a Nazi flag on... More...

Obituaries

Gladyse V. Brown - 2015-08-31
James ‘Jim’ Reid - 2015-08-31
Gary L. McVicker - 2015-08-28
Webster L. Mearkle - 2015-08-28
Doris O. Abbott - 2015-08-27
Dorothy M. Fouse - 2015-08-27
Lois L. Welsh-Collins - 2015-08-27
Richard John Cottle - 2015-08-27
Memorial service - 2015-08-27
Veryl Walden Fluke - 2015-08-26
Webster L. Mearkle - 2015-08-26
Top of th' Morning - 2015-08-26
Philemon Richard Davis - 2015-08-25
Marie B. Clouse - 2015-08-24
Raymond J. Glass - 2015-08-24
Ruth L. Cornell - 2015-08-24
Elsie Louise Leydig - 2015-08-24
Robert M. Rider - 2015-08-24
Richard L. Beisel - 2015-08-22
Carrie Louise Ward - 2015-08-22
James L. Brallier - 2015-08-22
Richard Woodrow Corle - 2015-08-22
Joan E. (Johnson) Dove - 2015-08-21
Delores May Tuttle - 2015-08-21
Marilla C. (Gram) Foor - 2015-08-21
Edward D. Gracey - 2015-08-20
Frank R. Pearcy Jr. - 2015-08-19
Rodney Belles - 2015-08-18
Homer J. Troutman - 2015-08-18
Starla Joy Martin - 2015-08-18
Judith Joy Replogle - 2015-08-18
Marion S. Rinard - 2015-08-18
Edward L. Burtnett - 2015-08-17
Garland B. Poland - 2015-08-17
Russell Melvin Taylor - 2015-08-17
Roy Stephen Baklarz - 2015-08-15
Phyllis J. Dively - 2015-08-14
J. Frank Williams - 2015-08-14
Barry Kenneth Henry - 2015-08-13
Robert Alan Swope - 2015-08-13
Addition - 2015-08-12

Local

Twenty-five tractors take part in annual trek from Clearville to Chaneysville

Twenty-five tractors make the 90-minute trek through Monroe and Southampton townships Saturday for... More...

Weather Today

Partly sunny. A chance of showers. Mainly in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to... More...

Raffle quilt on display

Ellen Espenshade, of the Bedford County Historical Society, displays this year’s raffle... More...

World

International news briefs

New Ebola death confirmed FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Health officials in Sierra Leone on... More...

Yemen factions gear up for key battle

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s warring factions on Sunday braced for a key battle in a... More...

Norwegian TV to air fictional series

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — In a move that has annoyed Russia, a Norwegian television channel... More...

Local Sports

Moose/Camp Hartley, Clear Spring advance to SSL finals

SCHELLSBURG — Comeback was the word of the day as the top two teams in the regular season... More...

Group gets emotional win in Charlie Walter Memorial

Emotions were high in Bedford Fairgrounds Speedway racing action this past Friday. The inaugural... More...

Curve strikes down Thunder, 2-0

ALTOONA – Steven Brault tossed seven scoreless innings as the Altoona Curve blanked the... More...