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February 8, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Former jail chaplain asks officials for reason of dismissal

The former chaplain at the Bedford County jail asked county officials once again Tuesday to tell... More...

Top of th' Morning

Three were reappointed to the bi-county mental health board.... More...

Special Sections

Local

Police

A person suspected of driving under the influence rear- ended another vehicle Friday.... More...

County’s Young Farmers get charter

Bedford County kicked off its new chapter of the Pennsylvania Young Farmers by hosting the... More...

Weaver wins at Farm Show

Kolby Weaver of Everett, son of Kevin and Kristi Weaver, showed the reserve heavyweight champion... More...

Editorial

Elderly inmates

Guest editorial

I n the mid-1990s, there was a mini-wave of “ granny dumping.” Elderly people,... More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Syria’s fate crucial

I mperial regimes can crack when they are driven out of their major foreign outposts. The fall of... More...

State/National Sports

Plekanec gives Canadiens 3-2 win over Pens in SO

MONTREAL (AP) — Tomas Plekanec scored on Montreal’s eighth attempt in the shootout to... More...

Todd Haley named Steelers new offensive coordinator

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Steelers have named Todd Haley their new offensive coordinator.  ... More...

Ricky Williams says he’s retiring from NFL

OWINGS MILLS,... More...

Judge: Borough may sell Egolf Park

Group files motion to stop transfer to humane society

Bedford County Senior Judge Daniel Howsare has rejected a court challenge that would bar Bedford... More...

Corbett unveils $27.1 B budget

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

Celebrating 100 days of school

Kindergarten students at Central Elementary celebrated the 100th day of school for the 2011-2012... More...

Obituaries

Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
William M. Strayer Jr. - 2017-02-20
Dale L. Price - 2017-02-18
Nancy Green - 2017-02-18
Sandy M. Crawford - 2017-02-17
Sharon Sinclair-Snyder - 2017-02-17
Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-17
Margaret F. Entrekin - 2017-02-17
L. Faith Horner - 2017-02-17
Jennifer (Angelo) Meck - 2017-02-16
Mark (Marck) Robinson - 2017-02-16
Ruby V. Shroyer - 2017-02-16
Thomas L. Spencer - 2017-02-14
Paul M. Calhoun - 2017-02-13
Richard A. May - 2017-02-13
Brent Allen Pensyl - 2017-02-13
Glen M. Johnson - 2017-02-11
Lois Mae Sollenberger - 2017-02-11
Stanley W. Corley Sr. - 2017-02-10
Michael Brady Rininger - 2017-02-10
Cheyanne Marie Powell - 2017-02-10
Dacota Emily Powell - 2017-02-10
Mark B. Atkinson - 2017-02-09
Shirley M. Conner - 2017-02-09
S. June Gosnell - 2017-02-09
Harold Grant Bishop - 2017-02-08
Arnold R. Miller - 2017-02-08
Minnie E. Miller - 2017-02-07
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03

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State/National

Paterno campus services cost $29,000

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State officials say it cost about $29,000 to hold the viewings... More...

Senate votes for shale drilling fees

HARRISBURG,... More...

DNA on cup helped lead to Pa. councilman’s arrest

BRIDGEWATER,... More...

World

Oil rises to near $99 as U.S. crude supply drops

SINGAPORE ( AP) — Oil prices rose to near $99 a barrel Wednesday in Asia after an unexpected... More...

Last known WWI vet dies at 110

LONDON (AP) — Florence Green never saw the front line. Her war was spent serving food, not... More...

Local Sports

Northern Bedford defeats Chestnut Ridge, 61-38

LOYSBURG — On Tuesday, the Northern Bedford Lady Panthers and the Lady Lions of Chestnut... More...

Claysburg grapplers honor seniors, rip Mo Valley

CLAYSBURG — It had been nine days since a Claysburg wrestler stepped on the mat for a... More...

Hornet boys sting Forbes Road

HYNDMAN — Hope for Hyndman’s boys earned a 58- 51 win over visiting Forbes Road on... More...