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December 13, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Local girl celebrates 12s

Yesterday marked a very special birthday for one local girl.  Marissa Noel Hankinson of Manns... More...

Top of th' Morning

Someone broke into the Jean Bonnet Tavern sometime between 11 p.m. Monday and 6 a.m.... More...

Special Sections

Local

Bedford Ford collects toys

On Tuesday, representatives from Bedford Ford donated boxes and bags full of toys for Toys for... More...

Senior Menus

The menu for the senior centers in Bedford County for Dec.... More...

Meth lab suspects remained jailed

EVERETT — Three defendants in a meth lab investigation remained in jail after they waived... More...

World

Mayan prophecy sparks dread, celebration worldwide

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The clock is ticking down to Dec. 21, the supposed end of the Mayan... More...

Vatican: World not ending, despite Mayan prediction

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican’s top astronomer has some assurances to offer: The... More...

Local Sports

Lady Warriors, Lady Hornets pick up wins at home

EVERETT — A trio of freshmen helped Everett to a 46- 43 victory over McConnellsburg at home... More...

— Junior High Roundup —

Claysburg 24,  Chestnut Ridge 22 (2 OT)  CLAYSBURG — The Claysburg junior high boys... More...

Bedford football awards given out

The 2012 Bedford Bison Football Team was honored during the annual banquet, hosted by the Bedford... More...

Jury finds Weaver guilty on 24 counts

A Schellsburg man who admitted to sexual acts with his daughters was convicted of 24 of the nearly... More...

‘Cliff’ talks stalled

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans aren’t budging on tax rates, and Democrats are resisting... More...

Corbett: Pa. won’t set up health exchange

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania will not set up its own health care exchange under the... More...

N. Korea hails launch despite consequences

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea, though struggling to feed its people, is now one... More...

Obituaries

Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
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

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State/National

Senate Dems offer Sandy aid package

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Senate Democrats on Wednesday finished cobbling together a $60.4 billion... More...

Voter ID case to be discussed

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Lawyers on opposite sides of Pennsylvania’s voter-identification... More...

First piece of spire put in place

The first section of a 408-foot spire is hoisted by crane to the top of the 104-story One World... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Missile strikes fear

The world has just become more dangerous. For decades, the United States has been wary of the rogue... More...

Culture gap tragedy

We laughed. The prank was so sophomoric — two radio disc jockeys affecting an air of pomp and... More...

State/National Sports

Wallace focused on his play, not the fans

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Wallace heard the... More...

Penn State volleyball team going for another title

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Oregon, Texas and Michigan know it will take a near-perfect effort to... More...

Goodell disagrees with Tagliabue’s ruling on Saints

IRVING, Texas (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he ‘‘fundamentally... More...