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October 18, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Bittner speaker at ‘Making Strides’

The co-chair of the 2012 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk will also serve as the honorary... More...

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Hyndman team ‘busting it’

Some Hyndman homes and businesses have gotten “busted” this month.  The Boobie... More...

Walk team hosts knit fundraiser

To raise money for her Making Strides Against Breast Cancer team, The Little Way, Beth Bittner of... More...

Central court

The following defendants waived a preliminary hearing on criminal charges Wednesday, Oct. 17, in... More...

Local Sports

Local racing star Pencil calls it a career

Bedford Speedway’s winningest driver announces retirement after 24 years

Jack Pencil says he chose the number 14 for his race car in part to have his own identity on the... More...

Northern boys top Ridge

LOYSBURG — One of the team goals for Northern Bedford this fall is to go unblemished in... More...

Kachman, Heck, Snyder win

SIDMAN — Bedford fell to Somerset on Wednesday at the Laurel Highlands cross country meet by... More...

Borough enlists help in levee fight

HYNDMAN — Hyndman Borough’s council wants to know why the state won’t certify its... More...

Orrs waive hearings

EVERETT — The former Bedford County jail warden and his wife each waived a preliminary... More...

Top of th' Morning

A community meal will be held today at the Saxton Fire Hall. The meal is for people of all ages who... More...


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James R. Heffner - 2018-03-23
Virginia M. Reed - 2018-03-23
Evelyn D. Foreman - 2018-03-22
Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
Anna Mae Beegle Wertz - 2018-03-20
Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
Roxanna M. Brant - 2018-03-19
Patricia Lynn Foltz - 2018-03-19
Ronald Lee Markwood - 2018-03-17
Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
Christine Diane Martin - 2018-03-17
Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
Larry B. Reiff - 2018-03-14
Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
Stocks - 2018-03-07
Paul W. Brinton Jr. - 2018-03-06
James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
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Pa. House member says video ‘personal attack’

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania state representative from the Hazleton area says... More...

Pittsburgh police to test wearable cameras

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pittsburgh police are buying 50 portable cameras that officers can wear on... More...

Aggressive or annoying? Some find debate too rude

WASHINGTON ( AP) — This is presidential? They bicker, interrupt, talk over the... More...


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Obama evens score

Tuesday’s debate between President Barack Obama and GOP nominee Mitt Romney was a symbolic... More...

Ohio, use your leverage

During campaign 2012’s home stretch, Ohio’s clout as the ultimate swing state is... More...

State/National Sports

Adams learns on fly

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Adams was standing on the sideline, minding his own business when his... More...

Cardinals beat Giants and lead the NLCS, 2-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Beltran limped to the trainer’s room, taking the St. Louis... More...

Rain postpones Tigers-Yankees

DETROIT (AP) — One win from the World... More...