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December 24, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Gold coin put in red kettle

Unidentified Salvation Army donor gives krugerrand

Each year, the Salvation Army red kettle campaign gets a remarkable donation and they so often come... More...

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Area residents have decked out their homes for the holidays. Above, this home is located along... More...

Northern Bedford students help their neighbors

LOYSBURG — A group of Northern Bedford students put their time and energy into community... More...

Students helping in many ways

Student council President Karly Willison poses with Faith Scritchfield, first grade and Jacob... More...


Political Cartoon

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The Homeless Child

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How to support our troops

A h, the holiday season is upon us. What better time to show our support for our men and women in... More...

State/National Sports

Bengals eliminate Steelers’ playoff hopes, 13-10

PITTSBURGH (AP) — As they have all too often this season, the Pittsburgh Steelers... More...

Steelers’ statue celebrates Immaculate Reception

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Franco Harris and the dynasty Pittsburgh Steelers — and even an old... More...

AP source: Bucs, Red Sox near deal for Hanrahan

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are pursuing another burly right-hander to shore up... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Ben and Jessica (Snyder) Altman of Bedford welcomed a son to their family on Dec. 18 at Conemaugh... More...


Countians remember favorites

By Elizabeth Coyle  Gazette Associate Editor  The bond between a child and a favorite toy... More...

Teddy bear tells tale of his 22 years

By Elizabeth Kohler  Gazette Staff Writer  I’ve been through it all —... More...

Top of th' Morning

The annual blood drive in memory of Don Roadman will be held today. The drive will be held Monday,... More...


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Cheese first made at least 7,500 years ago

LONDON ( AP) — Little Miss Muffet could have been separating her curds and whey 7,500 years... More...

Local Sports

HOPE for Hyndman girls win Calvary Christian tourney

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Chestnut Ridge wrestlers roll past Claysburg

FISHERTOWN — Sometimes after a big win, a team has a letdown in their next performance. ... More...

Junior High

Chestnut Ridge 79,  Claysburg-Kimmel 18  FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge put together... More...


Churches to host Christmas services

“CHRISTMAS Eve at the Old Log Church” will be celebrated at 11:30 p.m. Dec. 24 at the... More...

Two Everett churches share love with homeless

To those of us in rural Bedford County, it is unusual to see what we might consider to be a... More...