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July 7, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Officials worry about drowning risk in heat

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — As heat across a big chunk of the U.S. drives people into pools and... More...

Too hot for the animals, too

A sun bear reacts to triple-digit temperatures at the Henry Doorly Zoo Omaha, Neb., Friday, where... More...

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Former Bedford resident seeks help for veterans shelter

A former Bedford resident is asking the community to help an Alabama non-profit win a contest that... More...

Hunting season

It’s time for me to heave a big sigh and admit that hunting season is over — at least... More...

Local Sports

2012 Bedford Gazette Baseball All-Stars

This past season in local baseball action saw many accomplishments, and many of the players that... More...

2012 Bedford Gazette Baseball All-Stars

First Team Position Name Grade School... More...

Curve rally to top R-Phils

ALTOONA — Matt Curry was 4- for- 5 with four RBI while Jarek Cunningham was 3-for-4 with two... More...

Economy records another weak month

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American job machine has... More...

Inheritance tax dropped for farmers

NEW ENTERPRISE — Farm families across the state no longer have to worry about paying an... More...

Two killed as storm hits Great Smokies

TOWNSEND,... More...

Top of th' Morning

Flora and fauna are on exhibit at the Bedford County Arts Center this weekend. The gallery will be... More...

Obituaries

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
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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State/National

Inmate fakes seizures, calls for taxi

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies say a western Pennsylvania county jail inmate... More...

Rewritten Pa. redistricting plan challenged

HARRISBURG,... More...

U.S. to begin new phase of hypersonic flight program

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Defense Department’s research arm will seek proposals next month... More...

Editorial

Running red lights

There must be something about the summer heat in Harrisburg that causes Pennsylvania lawmakers to... More...

Old Photo Album

Gary, left, and Larry Ickes were a few months over 1 year of age when this photo was taken on the... More...

Arthur St. Clair’s role

This week we celebrated the 39 courageous American Patriots who signed the Declaration of... More...

State/National Sports

Giants end Pirates’ win streak with 6-5 victory

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Melky Cabrera hit his eighth homer of the season, Ryan Theriot drove in... More...

Federer, Murray wins set up Wimbledon title showdown

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Roger Federer is back in the Wimbledon final for the first time... More...

New faces dot the landscape during baseball’s first half of 2012

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Trout is burning up the base paths in Los Angeles. Bryce Harper is... More...