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May 23, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

NBC trims programs, staff to cut deficit

LOYSBURG — Four people have been furloughed and two temporary contracts will not be renewed... More...

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Memorial Day services will be listed in Friday’s Gazette. Memorial Day services were listed... More...

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Local

Penelec to consolidate staff

Penelec announced Tuesday that consolidation locally will enhance customer service and response... More...

Dance company to present recital

The students of GK Dance Company will be performing their annual recital at the Bedford High... More...

Bedford Fire Queen named

Jordyn Cassidy, right, a junior at Bedford High School, was chosen Tuesday as Bedford Fire... More...

Local Sports

Tussey Mountain rallies for play-in victory

SAXTON — It was a tale of two halves in a way on Tuesday when seventh seed Tussey Mountain... More...

Cougars claw past Warriors in seventh inning drama

BOSWELL — Dylan Foor’s only pitch in Tuesday’s District 5-AA semifinal was in the... More...

Bad weather wipes out Curve-Senators game

ALTOONA — Tuesday evening’s second game of four between the Curve and Harrisburg... More...

County, Ling feud over extra pay

The Bedford County commissioners and Bedford County’s president judge were at loggerheads... More...

Supplemental pay requested for probation officers

President Judge Tom Ling has requested supplemental pay for Bedford County probation officers be... More...

Ridge budget includes deficit, tax increase

FISHERTOWN — A tentative budget for the fiscal year of 2012-2013 was approved by the Chestnut... More...

Joplin remembers deadly 2011 tornado

JOPLIN,... 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

Pa. eyes control in struggling schools

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Republican-penned bill that would pave the way for state takeovers... More...

Methane reported in two water wells

CANTON, Pa. (AP) — State environmental regulators say methane had to be vented from a pair of... More...

Ex-state Rep. DeWeese returns to prison

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former Pennsylvania House speaker Bill DeWeese returned to state... More...

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Non-profit facts deserved

A mericans are famously generous charitable... More...

Same-sex contradiction

There are two ways to defend gay marriage. Argument A is empathy: One is influenced by gay friends... More...

State/National Sports

Mets edge Pirates, 3-2, on eighth inning RBI by Duda and Dickey strikes out career high

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Lucas Duda smacked a go-ahead RBI-single in the top of the eighth in... More...

Steelers begin 2012 OTA’s without Wallace

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Wallace has one of offensive coordinator Todd Haley’s... More...

Devils, Rangers tied up with crucial Game 5 looming

NEW YORK (AP) — Practice for the New York Rangers went from optional to... More...