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March 2, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

More jobs, not incomes, spending

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steady declines in applications for unemployment aid are pointing to... More...

Special Sections

Local

BHS students market photos online

Who knew you could make money for taking a high school class.  But the eight students in Glenn... More...

March proclaimed Red Cross Month

The Bedford County commissioners adopted a proclamation designating March as American Red Cross... More...

Talent at BMS

Twenty-eight students at Bedford Middle School performed for a packed gymnasium during their talent... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Not suitable resting place

One of the many attributes that speak so well of the American military is the care it takes in... More...

Needs vision, not gaffes

Lead item on Mitt Romney’s campaign website: “ Michigan and Arizona, Thank you.... More...

State/National Sports

Ward’s career defined by smile

This is the era when just about everything accomplished on a football field is framed as an act of... More...

Barmes set to help Pirates move forward

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Manager Clint Hurdle needed a dependable shortstop. Clint Barmes... More...

Burnett needs surgery for broken orbital bone

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pirates pitcher... More...

Senate vote blocks birth control reversal

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an election year battle mixing birth control, religion and politics,... More...

At the pump

Local drivers, businesses cope with rising prices

As gas prices have risen over the last week, the effects are widespread, covering frustrated... More...

Damaged communities fear more violent weather

HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) — Crews cleared splintered plywood and smashed appliances from... More...

Top of th' Morning

Hy-Lo will host kindergarten registration. Hyndman Londonderry Elementary School will host... More...

Obituaries

William Glenn Koontz - 2016-12-07
Carolee H. Waugerman - 2016-12-07
Janet G. Leydig - 2016-12-07
Glenn E. Shaffer - 2016-12-07
Louise Donivan - 2016-12-06
Georgia I. Hall - 2016-12-05
Shirley L. Sheirer - 2016-12-05
Richard R. Heming - 2016-12-03
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-02
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-01
Carol Jean Russell - 2016-12-01
Robert Perrin - 2016-12-01
Grace E. Keeney - 2016-11-30
Paul William Fetter - 2016-11-29
A. Jane Hoover - 2016-11-29
Grace A. Meyers - 2016-11-29
Harold Ray Crawford - 2016-11-28
Edward C. May - 2016-11-28
Melvin E. Davis - 2016-11-28
Patricia D. Ritchey - 2016-11-28
Jane Hoover - 2016-11-26
James Vernon Thomas - 2016-11-26
Mary Louise Bittlebrun - 2016-11-25
Lois C. Weaver - 2016-11-24
Walter Cecil Growden - 2016-11-23
Bonnie Lou Forrester - 2016-11-23
Wilma G. Morse - 2016-11-23
Janet G. Leydig - 2016-11-22
Marie Kay Manges - 2016-11-22
Wayne M. Hillegass - 2016-11-21
Helen E. Hinson - 2016-11-21
Randy Lee Imes - 2016-11-21
Curtis E. Akers - 2016-11-19
Gloria Miller - 2016-11-19
June A. Comp - 2016-11-18

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State/National

Pa. jobless rate fell to 7.6%

HARRISBURG,... More...

Court allows Pa. pipeline work

LAPORTE, Pa. (AP) — A federal court has lifted an order that briefly halted construction and... More...

Interest in Harrisburg assets sale

HARRISBURG,... More...

World

Geography in the News

A recent article in Foreign Policy magazine ( January/ February 2012) opines that the United States... More...

Local Sports

Tussey girls playing for D5-AA crown

Battle of top two seeds as Lady Titans take on Conemaugh Township

One year ago, both the Tussey Mountain and Conemaugh Township girls basketball teams were knocked... More...

Wrapping up the district tourney

Chestnut Ridge won its first district wrestling championship since 1983 and the third... More...

Local hunter finds another successful trip to Florida

Our annual exodus to Florida took a new twist this year as Barb and I were joined by our new Golden... More...

Worship

Woodbury church to stage Fanny Crosby drama

DRAMA about hymn writer Fanny Crosby will be presented March 4 at Woodbury Church of the Brethren,... More...