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November 17, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Hill leaders voice new confidence in deficit deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders from both parties voiced fresh optimism Friday after... More...

Top of th' Morning

Diabetes Health Fair will be open today. UPMC Bedford Memorial will host the free fair from 8 a.m.... More...

Special Sections

Local

Dutch Corner group to meet

The Dutch Corner History Group will meet at 2 p.m. Nov. 18 at Messiah Lutheran Church, 741 Messiah... More...

Fixes for county facilities at $50,000

The highest priority fixes for Bedford County’s facilities in 2013 will take about $50,000 if... More...

Everett approves project changes, personnel moves

BREEZEWOOD — Everett Area School Board approved change orders and personnel moves Thursday... More...

Editorial

Oh, the loss of Twinkies

Maybe the story is true as told: Hostess, the maker of such iconic and fattening snack foods as... More...

Old Photo Album

This 1938 picture of Clarence and Della Ross and one of their daughters was taken at their... More...

The Petraeus ordeal

David Petraeus occupies a crucial crossroads. This does not refer to the global media glare now... More...

State/National Sports

Same old stakes for Steelers and Ravens

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Byron Leftwich stared into the sea of cameras and started to... More...

Penn State wrestlers rip Lehigh in opener

UNIVERSITY PARK — The Penn State wrestling team, holding the No. 1 spot on Intermat’s... More...

Officiating gaffes more noticeable this year

As a Pittsburgh Steelers fan left the Meadowlands two weeks ago, he raised his right hand — a... More...

Wilt fires back at Everett board critics

A member of Everett Area School District’s board of directors said Friday those who have... More...

County library system seeks tax

The Bedford County commissioners didn’t embrace the idea of a library tax that would give the... More...

Hamas targets Jerusalem in major escalation

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian militants took aim at Jerusalem for the first time... More...

Obituaries

Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
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

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State/National

Pa. college faculty approve strike

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — State university faculty frustrated with the lack of progress in contract... More...

‘Obamacare’ advances in states

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Threatened with repeal just weeks ago, President Barack Obama’s... More...

Implementation of ‘Obamacare’ by state

An early look at the routes states are taking to implement President Barack Obama’s health... More...

World

Mraz to make historic appearance in Myanmar

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jason Mraz will make history next month when he performs in Myanmar... More...

Local Sports

Cougars clip Panthers in District 5-A semifinal

North Star returns to title game after winning a two-overtime thriller, 21-20

LOYSBURG — The finish line was so within reach for Northern Bedford on Friday night. But... More...

Sports Results

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16 Football District 5-A Semifinal (4) North Star 21, (1) Northern... More...

Sports Schedule

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17 Football District 5-A Semifinal (3) Windber at (2) Berlin, 7... More...