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December 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents invited to sign book to send to Newtown

EVERETT — The employees at Mom-N-Pops placed a “Peace N Hope” book in the store... More...

Special Sections

Local

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Dec. 17, 2012... More...

Police

Someone tried to break into Juniata Trading early Tuesday. According to state police, a white... More...

Comics

Full Story

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Cliff and a hard place

We are concerned about House Speaker John Boehner’s... More...

Wacky political year

Oh, what a wild and crazy political year we’ve had.  I know, I know. You’ve tried... More...

State/National Sports

Ugly year in sports, or was it?

Good riddance, 2012.  The year that almost was left us with a string of hideous story... More...

Penn State picks up JUCO quarterback Ferguson

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State coach Bill O’Brien has turned to a junior college... More...

QB’s Leftwich, Terry lead All-State Big School teams

Days removed from leading their respective programs to state championships, dualthreat quarterbacks... More...

Worship

Christmas Eve service to be held at Old Log Church

For the fifth year in a row, “Christmas Eve at the Old Log Church” will be celebrated... More...

Area churches plan special Christmas services

CHRISTMAS Eve candlelight service will be held at 7 p.m. at Clear Creek Church of the Brethren and... More...

Yeager church to host services

Christmas Eve service will begin at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 24 at Yeager Lutheran Church near Rainsburg. The... More...

GOP puts off vote on cliff ‘Plan B’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Confronted with a revolt among the rank and file, House Republicans... More...

Breezewood man arrested for threats at bank, Weis

A Breezewood man’s threats caused an evacuation at one of the county’s largest grocery... More...

Top of th' Morning

Church bells will be ringing today in remembrance of the Connecticut... More...

Obituaries

Louise Donivan - 2016-12-06
Georgia I. Hall - 2016-12-05
Shirley L. Sheirer - 2016-12-05
Richard R. Heming - 2016-12-03
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-02
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-01
Carol Jean Russell - 2016-12-01
Robert Perrin - 2016-12-01
Grace E. Keeney - 2016-11-30
Paul William Fetter - 2016-11-29
A. Jane Hoover - 2016-11-29
Grace A. Meyers - 2016-11-29
Harold Ray Crawford - 2016-11-28
Edward C. May - 2016-11-28
Melvin E. Davis - 2016-11-28
Patricia D. Ritchey - 2016-11-28
Jane Hoover - 2016-11-26
James Vernon Thomas - 2016-11-26
Mary Louise Bittlebrun - 2016-11-25
Lois C. Weaver - 2016-11-24
Walter Cecil Growden - 2016-11-23
Bonnie Lou Forrester - 2016-11-23
Wilma G. Morse - 2016-11-23
Janet G. Leydig - 2016-11-22
Marie Kay Manges - 2016-11-22
Wayne M. Hillegass - 2016-11-21
Helen E. Hinson - 2016-11-21
Randy Lee Imes - 2016-11-21
Curtis E. Akers - 2016-11-19
Gloria Miller - 2016-11-19
June A. Comp - 2016-11-18

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State/National

All lanes reopen on N.Y. road after pileup

SHIRLEY, N.Y. (AP) — All lanes of the Long Island Expressway reopened Thursday following a... More...

Corbett: mental illness issue in Conn. tragedy

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Dealing with mental illness, not toughening gun control, is the key... More...

Biden ‘committed’ to curbing gun violence

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will push to tighten gun laws in response to last... More...

World

Latin Americans rank as happiest people on planet

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The world’s happiest people aren’t in Qatar, the richest... More...

New Agers hope Dec. 21 brings a brand new era

MERIDA, Mexico (AP) — Doomsday hour is here, at least in much of the world, and so still are... More...

Local Sports

Northern Bedford wrestlers defeat Everett

Claysburg tops Bellwood, HOPE for Hyndman sweeps tri-meet

EVERETT — Northern Bedford took 11 of 14 weights in a 63-14 victory at Everett on Thursday... More...

Claysburg, Northern, Tussey girls earn wins

HOUTZDALE — The Claysburg Kimmel girls basketball team earned another victory on Thursday,... More...

Everett rifle beats NC

EVERETT — The Everett rifle squad recorded its first win on Thursday, defeating Northern... More...