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May 1, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Transportation enhancement’ funding available

There’s an estimated $1.2 million available for “transportation enhancement”... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Fire Department is selling tickets for its fishing derby contest. The fire department has... More...

Special Sections

Local

Bedford royalty crowned

Seniors Keith Bost, right, and Veronica Jeffries, left, were crowned as Bedford High... More...

Bedford Skies

See summer, spring, winter stars in May

May Evenings:... More...

CK principal heading to Forbes Road

Forbes Road’s school board has hired a Claysburg-Kimmel principal to be its new... More...

World

U.S., China avoid talk on activist

WASHINGTON (AP) — The blind Chinese lawyer at the center of a diplomatic storm between... More...

Local Sports

Tussey boys roll past Southern

Tussey Mountain 14, Southern Huntingdon 1 (6 innings) THREE SPRINGS — The Tussey Mountain... More...

SeaWolves, rain stop Curve on the road

ERIE — A pair of five-run Erie Sea- Wolves innings at the plate and a downpour following the... More...

Lady Bisons, Lady Bulldogs, and Lady Hornets all win

EBENSBURG — The Bedford Lady Bisons picked up a pair of runs in the seventh to give the... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Bonnita D. Lundquist* to Ralph W. Koontz*, Hopewell Twp., $1.  Bonnita D. Lundquist* to Kevin... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Brendan McElroy and Sonya Roland are pleased to announce the birth of a daughter. Caelan Elizabeth... More...

Childers may face charges in crash

A Bedford man who was involved in a two-vehicle crash that killed a 5-yearold Maryland boy may face... More...

Lawmakers weigh how to lessen budget cuts

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State lawmakers on Monday returned to Harrisburg, where they will... More...

Hyndman Health cuts ribbon on new center

Six years ago board members held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Hyndman Area Health Center... More...

Obituaries

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
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02

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  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
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State/National

Clinton, Bush, Boehner to host Flight 93 event

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Two former presidents and the Speaker of the U. S. House will host a May... More...

California man running to conquer cancer

Ethan Bennett of Woodbridge, Calif., was spotted jogging west along the Route 30 on the Mile Level... More...

Delta buys a Pa. refinery in bid to cut its fuel bill

Delta Air Lines is buying a refinery in a novel — and some say risky — attempt to slice... More...

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Reports behind times

Pay your bills online, utility and credit card companies encourage us. Do your banking on your... More...

Road backers lose Geist

The defeat of state House Transportation Committee Chairman  Richard Geist in last... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates break out for a 9-3 victory at Braves

ATLANTA (AP) — Pedro Alvarez and Yamaico Navarro each hit tworun homers, and the Pittsburgh... More...

O’Brien begins PSU kickoff tour

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Dressed in a navy blue suit with a dark tie and a Penn State button... More...

Caps get late goal to even series with Rangers

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Ovechkin’s power-play goal with 7:27 remaining snapped a tie and... More...