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June 4, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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A historical documentary will be presented Sunday at Shawnee State Park. “The Battles for... More...

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Local

After the storm

  A double rainbow was visible Sunday evening at Hawthorne Manor in Snake Spring Township. ... More...

EF-1 tornado confirmed near Ligonier

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed that it was a tornado that... More...

BHS class of 1960 meets Wednesday

Bedford High School Class of 1960 will gather for its quarterly meeting at 10 a.m. June 6 at... More...

Editorial

Full Story

Put birther issue to rest

So now Reuters has obtained a copy of Mitt Romney’s birth certificate, and, to no one’s... More...

‘Meaningful work’

‘E ducation” is a word that covers a lot of very different things, from vital,... More...

State/National Sports

NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson earns his seventh win at Dover

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson was the mane man at... More...

Tiger rallies to capture the Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Tiger Woods picked the right place to match Jack Nicklaus for career PGA... More...

Pirates need four home runs to get past Brewers, 6-5

MILWAUKEE ( AP) — Andrew McCutchen and Garrett Jones hit consecutive homers and James... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Kevin S. Grace* to Chester Davis*, Bedford Borough, $1. Robert L. Fichtner Jr.* to Russell W.... More...

NWS confirms West St. Clair tornado

OSTERBURG — The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado went through the area Friday... More...

Bedford awarded literacy grant

Bedford Area School District has been awarded almost $350,000 in federal funds for a comprehensive... More...

Obituaries

Virginia P. Jay - 2016-05-05
Lena Marion Shaffer - 2016-05-05
Betty R. Price - 2016-05-03
Madeline L. Zimmers - 2016-05-02
Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16

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State/National

Pa. remains at gas drilling center

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Like a runner who’s gotten a big head start in a race, Pennsylvania... More...

Sandusky strategy may pivot on accusers’ credibility

BELLEFONTE,... More...

If your wallaby’s lost, PGC has found him

CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, Pa. (AP) — If you’re missing a wallaby, the Pennsylvania Game... More...

World

Syrian leader likens crackdown to surgery

BEIRUT ( AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad defended his government’s crackdown on... More...

Queen leads 1,000-strong flotilla

LONDON (AP) — The River Thames became a royal highway Sunday, as Queen Elizabeth II led a... More...

Plane crash kills 153

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A commercial airliner crashed into a densely populated neighborhood in... More...

Local Sports

Explosions’ 50-point run too much for Generals, 88-35

JOHNSTOWN — Erie exploded for 50 unanswered points after Johnstown scored the opening... More...

Claysburg Legion sweeps doubleheader at Cernics

FRANKLIN BOROUGH — “Do we have to do this the easy way or the hard way?” is a... More...

Curve shuts out Sea Dogs, 2-0

ALTOONA — Brandon Cumpton’s eight shutout innings on the mound led the Curve by the... More...