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Houston-area rain floods homes, but may end drought

HOUSTON (AP) — Historic rainfall levels that drenched the Houston area this week flooded... More...

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The bear necessities

I used to be bugged by those guys who couldn’t seem to afford a belt so their pants hung down... More...

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Hyndman Menus

BREAKFASTMonday, July 16Pancakes w/ sausage links,breakfast pizza, assorted cereals, breakfast... More...

Local Sports

Bedford keeps season alive by ousting Richland

JOHNSTOWN — Sometimes a loss puts a season into perspective. It can spark a fire that can... More...

Somerset beats Claysburg to earn a regional berth

SOMERSET — There haven’t been many days over the course of the last calendar year that... More...

Church conference highlights a trip to the midwest


Bev, Brian and I left last Friday at 8:30 a.m. for St. Louis to attend the Church of the Brethren... More...

GOP accused of sabotaging economy

Democratic governors say GOP working to help Romney oust Obama

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Democratic governors are accusing House Republicans of deliberately... More...

Chamber cancels softball tourney

The Amateur Softball Association tournament scheduled for this month has been cancelled because the... More...

Auditors: Billions likely wasted in Iraq work

WASHINGTON (AP) — After years of following the paper trail of $51 billion in U.S. taxpayer... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Southern Cove Bluegrass Festival begins today. The gates open at 9 a.m. and music starts at 11... More...


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Startled horse crashes carriage

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a woman was seriously hurt when the horsedrawn carriage... More...

Insert hides bulky camera in pretty purse

While the thought of lugging around a heavy camera and even bulkier bag may have you reaching for a... More...

Valentine named Lioness of Year

Patty Valentine of 880 Cumberland Road, Bedford, has been named Lioness of the Year. She was... More...


Inaction devastating

I t was not the report Penn State officials, fans, graduates or other members of the university... More...

Old Photo Album

John E. Feather of Alum Bank will celebrate his 80th birthday on July 15. He is shown here at the... More...

Scientific spotlight

Some people will tell you the intellectual difference between humans and other species is just a... More...

State/National Sports

Penn State plans to renovate areas where boys were abused


Brewers victorious in opener of weekend set from Pirates

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Cody Ransom hit his first career grand slam with two outs in the eighth... More...

Appel gives up big offer from Pirates to stay in college

NEW YORK (AP) — Highly touted pitcher Mark Appel spurned the Pittsburgh Pirates and decided... More...