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October 5, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Romney moves to center

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is shifting sharply to the... More...

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Bedford motorists are reminded to move their vehicles out of the festival area this afternoon.... More...

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Local

Family takes love of golf indoors with new business

A long- time passion for Brian Kerr developed into a family-owned business and his wife, Tammy,... More...

Unwanted medicines turned in

The Alum Bank Fire Hall parking lot was the site of Bedford County’s most recent... More...

Grocers fight cancer

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Local Sports

Frederick, Mortimer win district golf crowns

Brallier, Walters, and McCabe to join local champions at regional tournament

McCONNELLSBURG — There are many factors that can determine a score in golf. Sometimes, the... More...

Looking ahead to possible district playoff scenarios

A look at the football playoffs at the midpoint of the... More...

Lady Lions earn sweep over Lady Titans

FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge defeated Tussey Mountain on Thursday, 3- 0, by scores of 25-21,... More...

State/National Sports

Amid lockout, NHL cancels start of regular season

NEW YORK (AP) — What seemed inevitable for the NHL has become reality. The league canceled... More...

Steelers’ DeCastro getting healthier in hopes of playing soon

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Even with his surgically repaired right knee still on the mend, the... More...

One-game Wild Card playoffs: Dramatic, but are they fair?

By sometime Friday night, either Chipper Jones will be out of baseball or the defending World... More...

Meningitis outbreak risk spreads

NEW YORK (AP) — The potential scope of the meningitis outbreak that has killed at least five... More...

Romney says victory in sight

Buoyed by first debate

DENVER (AP) — Buoyed by a powerful debate showing, Mitt Romney said Thursday he offers... More...

Campaigning in Pa.

Former President Bill Clinton, left, greets people as he walks along the edge of the crowd at a... 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

New destroyer tribute to SEAL

CALVERTON, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Navy’s newest warship will not be named for a former... More...

Pa. health secretary resigns

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Eli Avila, who was best known for... More...

Officials seize 400 video gambling machines in Pa.

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — State and federal agents seized about 400 video gambling machines... More...

World

Tensions raise oil prices

Tensions between Syria and Turkey gave oil prices their biggest jump in two months Thursday, while... More...

Editorial

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Obama outwonked

Political analysts say that incumbency is not the best preparation for a presidential debate.... More...

Don’t mess with Medicare

The other day I ran into a longtime Washington figure in Republican Party politics, a leading... More...

Worship

Riddlesburg Bible Church hosts Fun Fest

OCTOBER Fun Fest will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 6 at Riddlesburg Bible Church. Admission... More...