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March 27, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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The Green outfield gets needed fill

Clark Contractors delivered a load of dirt for the outfield at The Green in Bedford Borough.... More...

‘Bridges out of Poverty’ training offered April 16-17

Registration is under way for the April 16 and 17 “Bridges out of Poverty Training”... More...

Walk MS 2012 set for April 22 at Shawnee

Walk MS 2012 will be held on April 22 at Shawnee State Park beginning with registration at 1 p. m.... More...

Editorial

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Shackling schools

Teacher layoffs, larger class sizes, no more elementary music classes, no more French, German or... More...

Four lose pensions

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — In a series of recent real-life courtroom dramas, a judge spelled out... More...

Officials seek to keep farm program

Proposal by Gov. Corbett would divert money to general budget fund

County officials are opposing a proposal by... More...

Justices confront health care overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) — As demonstrations swirled outside, Supreme Court justices signaled on... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Elementary School will hold an informational meeting on April 3 for parents considering... 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

Lawsuit: Pa. Year of the Bible resolution unlawful

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An organization that includes atheists and agnostics has filed a... More...

Gas prices closing in on last year’s high

NEW YORK ( AP) — The price of gasoline is less than a dime away from last year’s... More...

Feds probe bus defect that may cause crashes

DETROIT (AP) — Federal safety regulators have begun investigating buses made by Motor Coach... More...

World

North Sea rig workers evacuated after gas leak

LONDON ( AP) — Energy giant Total S.A. and British officials raced Monday to find and contain... More...

Local Sports

East boys, West girls win D5 All-Star games

FISHERTOWN — With bragging rights on the line, the All-Stars from District 5 met up at... More...

Correction

Bedford’s Kaden Cassidy was incorrectly identified in Monday’s story about the... More...

Sports Results

MONDAY, MARCH 26 Basketball District 5 All-Star Games at Chestnut Ridge West... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Brett G. Divley* to Idan J. Skillings*, Bloomfield Twp., $34,000.  David G. Focht II* to Fed... More...

Vital Statistics

Rettburgs honored on occasion of their 60th year

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Rettburg of Woodbury recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. ... More...

Fisher, Winegardner exchange vows

Kelly Dawn Fisher and Adam Kyle Winegardner exchanged wedding vows in a double- ring ceremony... More...