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January 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Rise in flu has holdouts scrambling for vaccine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Missed flu-shot day at the office last fall? And all those... More...

Top of th' Morning

Christmas tree pick up is Sunday. The Bedford Elks will be picking up Christmas trees in the... More...

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Local

Police

State police in Bedford are investigating an act of criminal mischief that occurred in East... More...

A good morning for sleeping in

Sunday morning, December 30, 2012, and I was on vacation. My wife Jennie and I and the two dogs,... More...

We have puppies!

The shelter on Lutzville Road is open daily, 1 to 5 p.m. For information call623- 8968.... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Reba Irene Welsh of Imler is turning 80 on Monday, Jan. 14. She was born in Queen to Lawrence... More...

Low on health measures

I f you can only make it to 75, you’re likely to outlast the Swiss and elders of most other... More...

Good, evil and guns

The gun issue is heating up. People feel passionately on one side or the other. This week Darrell... More...

State/National Sports

Pitt hoping win can turn corner

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Durand Johnson has only been at Pitt a few... More...

Gruden, not that one, to meet with Eagles

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — One of the Gruden brothers will interview with the Philadelphia... More...

Alabama trio is leaving school early for NFL Draft

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama tailback Eddie Lacy, cornerback Dee Milliner and right tackle... More...

Pa. taps British firm to run lottery

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Camelot Global Services, the British national lottery operator, is... More...

Obama, Karzai: Time to end war

WASHINGTON (AP) — Uneasy allies, President Barack Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai... More...

Beloved vintage cars star in movie

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To bring the story of mobster Mickey Cohen’s reign over post-war Los... 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

Ohio school’s janitors could be first line of defense

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A rural school district in Ohio is drawing attention with its plans to... More...

News Briefs

Video game industry defends its practices   WASHINGTON (AP) — The video game industry,... More...

Air Force memo outlines sweeping budget cuts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Air Force leaders will cut flying hours by nearly 20 percent and prepare... More...

World

Haiti plans quake memorial

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The Haitian government plans a low-key ceremony Saturday for the... More...

Local Sports

Northern boys get win at Everett

EVERETT — Size matters most when it is best used, and Northern Bedford took advantage of that... More...

Tussey Mountain girls top Chestnut Ridge

FISHERTOWN — In a tough, physical battle on Friday, the Tussey Mountain Lady Titans and... More...

Warriors’ rifle wins

EVERETT — The Everett rifle squad defeated North Star on Friday, 1285-1231. Hunter Deremer... More...