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August 11, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Streetscape project continues

The sidewalks along West Pitt Street in Bedford are being pulled up and replaced as phase III of... More...

Top of th' Morning

A Bedford teen will be singing at the Altoona Curve game Sunday. Shayla Mock, 15, daughter of Kevin... More...

Special Sections

Local

Sikhs: Law abiding, wonderful people

I’ve got a nice friend, an English girl, who lives in the London area with her husband. I say... More...

Little friends from shelter make summer more fun

The Bedford County Animal Shelter has a selection of small dogs, cats and kittens for adoption. At... More...

New roof installed on old church

The Old Stone Church near Fishertown got a new roof on Tuesday. Kauffman Metals of Bedford put a... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Everett Fire Company’s Silbey Steamer was photographed on parade and turned into a post card... More...

Valley of denial

I t is a cliche of therapy that someone must admit a problem first for it to be properly... More...

Why wealth is issue

Since when has personal wealth become a disqualifier for the presidency? Had that been the case,... More...

State/National Sports

Headley’s two homers lead Padres over Pirates

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Chase Headley homered from both sides of the plate for the first time in... More...

Manning glad first game since returning is out of the way

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Baby steps, not giant leaps. That’s how Peyton Manning is... More...

Cleveland beats Denver 19-17 with Wolfert’s late field goal

DETROIT ( AP) — Jeff Wolfert kicked a 45-yard field goal with 28 seconds left to lift the... More...

Gas prices taking the fun out of summer

NEW YORK (AP) — A surprise surge in gasoline prices is taking some of the fun out of summer.... More...

Change in state gasoline prices

The nationwide average for a gallon of regular gasoline has risen by 34 cents since July 1. Some... More...

Farmers expect poorest corn crop in decade

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A deepening drought in the nation’s farm states has cut further into... More...

Obituaries

Mildred L. Buseck - 2014-11-22
Richard D. Stroup - 2014-11-22
Jere Lynn Conner - 2014-11-21
John G. James Sr. - 2014-11-21
Barbara Anne Montag - 2014-11-21
Richard D. Stroup - 2014-11-21
Lila J. Whetstone - 2014-11-21
Russell L. Berkey - 2014-11-20
Naomi J. Harnish - 2014-11-19
Margie M. Heltzel - 2014-11-19
Mabel M. Burkett - 2014-11-18
Mary E. Cessna - 2014-11-18
Maynard Curtis Spade - 2014-11-18
Margaret I. Bowser - 2014-11-15
Leo J. Hankinson - 2014-11-15
Justin Wade Henderson - 2014-11-14
Betty L. Weyant - 2014-11-14
Roxie Ann Birmingham - 2014-11-13
Helen (Ford) Gates - 2014-11-12
Adaline Irene Craig - 2014-11-11
Mary Grace Benna - 2014-11-10
Deborah J. Heeter - 2014-11-10
John H. Mills - 2014-11-10
Laura V. Melius - 2014-11-08
Shirley A. Barefoot - 2014-11-07
Lois Beachly Armstrong - 2014-11-06
Lucy May Pittman - 2014-11-06
Marjorie M. Roland - 2014-11-06
Robert C. McFarland - 2014-11-05
James William Cornell - 2014-11-05
Justin Allen Ketterman - 2014-11-04
Vance E. Carson - 2014-11-03
L. Jean Claycomb - 2014-11-03
Grace Lynn Ritchey - 2014-11-03
Arnedia Jane Sphon - 2014-11-03
Robert Terry Whetstone - 2014-11-03
John J. Yotko - 2014-11-03

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State/National

Apple slices recalled due to listeria risk

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sliced apples distributed to fast-food and grocery chains across the... More...

State Briefs

Woman accused of poisoning with Visine McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania... More...

Former border agents convicted in smuggling ring

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Two former Border Patrol agents were found guilty Friday of smuggling... More...

World

Ernesto weakens over Mexico

VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) — Ernesto weakened to a tropical depression as it moved inland Friday,... More...

US wrestler Burroughs comes through with gold

LONDON ( AP) — A year ago, Jordan Burroughs changed his Twitter handle to (at)alliseeisgold.... More...

Felix, Jeter help US break 1985 record in 4x100

LONDON (AP) — Eyeing the trackside clock as she approached the finish line, Carmelita Jeter... More...

Local Sports

Jim Ellenberger — Softball is my life

JUST SPORTS

Jim Ellenberger graduated from Chestnut Ridge High School in 1965 where he played basketball and... More...

Physicals

Chestnut Ridge student athletes entering grades 7–12 must obtain a pre-participation sports... More...

Bulletin Board

“Meet the Bison Night” will be held August 17 @ 6:00 p.m. in the Bedford High School... More...