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March 3, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Read Across America

Students in the Everett Area Elementary schools celebrated Read Across America Friday with special... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford Borough Emergency Warning System will be tested the first Saturday of each month at... More...

Special Sections


March comes in like a lion

Although Naomi, above, is the right color, it’s difficult to imagine any of these cats and... More...

School Menus

BEDFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL March 5 Hot dog in bun OR ham sandwich, hash brown pattie,... More...

Somerset Trust Company celebrates new office

Somerset Trust Company celebrated the grand opening of its first office in Bedford County Friday,... More...

Local Sports

Eight local semifinalists at Southwest Regional

Bedford leads close team race with Claysburg and Chestnut Ridge just behind

JOHNSTOWN — Shane Pfaunmiller isn’t worrying about what’s happened in the past... More...

Sideling Hill League Basketball All-Stars First Team

Full Story

Township girls deny Tussey Mountain a district title

JOHNSTOWN — With three minutes left to play in the District 5- AA final, the Tussey Mountain... More...

Vital Statistics


Snowdens to be honored on March 11

Rodney R. and Jackie J. (Getz) Snowden of 278 S. Breezewood Road, Breezewood, will celebrate their... More...

Snowden, Tate wed

Cora Helena Snowden and David Andrew Tate exchanged wedding vows in a marriage ceremony performed... More...

Rice, Smith united

Brenda Lee Rice and Kelly Brett Smith were married on July 16 at the Clearville United Church of... More...

Tussey grad’s testimony sparks debate

Fluke glad for chance to tell women’s stories

Saxton native Sandra Fluke said no matter what slurs or defamatory statements have been made... More...

Two former sheriff’s deputies sue over firings

Two former sheriff ’s deputies, both Democrats who were fired after their Republican boss won... More...

Storms wreck Indiana towns, kill 28 in 3 states

HENRYVILLE,... More...

Putting the clues together

The other day I took our new dog Duncan out for a walk. Duncan was busy proving what I call the... More...


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George J. Bingman - 2016-10-24
Linda A. Burkhart - 2016-10-24
Diane K. Layton - 2016-10-22
Hobert C. Trail - 2016-10-22
Jeffrey A. Steele - 2016-10-22
Rev. Charles M. Perrin - 2016-10-21
Hoam D. Burket - 2016-10-20
Linda Lockard - 2016-10-20
Kermit Norris Jr. - 2016-10-20
Harold L. Crawford - 2016-10-17
Andrew Yankanich - 2016-10-15
R. Dean Hinson - 2016-10-14
Robert E. Hershberger - 2016-10-13
Kermit Norris Jr. - 2016-10-13
Max L. Elliott - 2016-10-13
Louis Dwayne Bloom Jr. - 2016-10-13
Robert E. Hershberger - 2016-10-12
Richard W. Pittman - 2016-10-12
Thomas E. Russell - 2016-10-12
Pat Woodcock - 2016-10-12
Rick Espy Clingerman - 2016-10-11
Karen Foor - 2016-10-10
Eleanor R. Thomas - 2016-10-10
Stewart B. Kauffman - 2016-10-08
Sandra E. Ritchey - 2016-10-08
Lloyd C. Davis - 2016-10-06
Stanley W. Oldham - 2016-10-06

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Iowa makes it crime to lie to record animal abuse

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa became the first state Friday to make it a crime to... More...

USDA unveils conservation program

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture unveiled a program Friday that... More...

Excerpts from Fluke’s testimony

The following are excerpts from the Feb. 23 testimony of Sandra Fluke, native of Saxton, before the... More...


Trading jobs, again

Vladimir Putin will win a third term in Sunday’s Russian presidential... More...

Old Photo Album

Ann and Ken Mack were married June 7, 1946, at South Avenue Methodist Church in Wilkinsburg. Ann,... More...

‘We’re all Catholics now’

A month ago I wrote, “President Obama has picked a fight with  America’s Catholic... More...

State/National Sports

Penn State women win, 78-74

INDIANAPOLIS ( AP) — Penn State coach Coquese Washington made the only choice she thought she... More...

Steelers say they will release Farrior and Smith

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers continued their offseason roster purge Friday,... More...

Beren Academy’s boys basketball wins playoff game reset for Friday

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Beren Academy’s boys basketball team is headed to the state... More...