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Bedford looks at security at elementary school

Bedford school administrators are proposing a more secure visitors’ entrance for Bedford... More...

Top of th' Morning

Today is Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras is held as a festival in which Christians enjoyed feasts, parades... More...

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Regional hands-only CPR challenge kicks off Feb. 14

DUNCANSVILLE — Southern Alleghenies Emergency Medical Council has announced the regional... More...

Banjo shop hosts grand re-opening

The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Bedford... More...

Dining with Diabetes program offered

Penn State Extension will offer the hands-on food preparation program “Dining with... More...


Earthquake detected in North Korea near nuke site

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An earthquake was detected Tuesday in North Korea just north of a... More...

Local Sports

Late surge by Tussey girls fends off Everett

SAXTON — It was a blue out in memory of Leevi Steele on Monday at Tussey... More...

Lions, Hornets win

WATERFALL — Chestnut Ridge won, 55-35, at Forbes Road on Monday night.  Ben Pick had 19... More...

——— Junior High Roundup ———

Bedford 29, Spring Cove 23 Bedford’s junior high boys defeated Spring Cove, 29-23, on Monday.... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Joel and Christa (Brady) Suter of New Paris welcomed a daughter to their family on Feb. 5 at... More...

Foodliner’s fuel station plans progress

EVERETT — Plans for the Everett Foodliner’s new fuel station are progressing with a... More...

Man with knife robs local Sheetz

State police in Bedford are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Sheetz store in... More...

Mississippi twister carves a long path of destruction

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Jeff Revette ran from his car and lay facedown in the grass next to... More...


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James R. Heffner - 2018-03-23
Virginia M. Reed - 2018-03-23
Evelyn D. Foreman - 2018-03-22
Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
Anna Mae Beegle Wertz - 2018-03-20
Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
Roxanna M. Brant - 2018-03-19
Patricia Lynn Foltz - 2018-03-19
Ronald Lee Markwood - 2018-03-17
Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
Christine Diane Martin - 2018-03-17
Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
Larry B. Reiff - 2018-03-14
Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
Stocks - 2018-03-07
Paul W. Brinton Jr. - 2018-03-06
James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
Anna E. Graybill - 2018-03-03
Paul William Leonard - 2018-03-03

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Philly casino applicants to make pitch

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Philadelphia residents on Tuesday will get their first, and perhaps... More...

Biden: Sense of urgency over gun control measures

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said a meeting Monday about gun control with... More...


HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Thursday’s “Match 6 Lotto” jackpot will be worth at... More...


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Benedict’s resignation

Pope Benedict XVI’s decision to retire Feb. 28, a well-kept secret announced Monday by the... More...

My schizophrenic nation

I ndulge for a moment my hopeful fantasy that America made an underwhelming decision in November... More...

State/National Sports

Whopper of snowstorm not high in history

WASHINGTON (AP) — The snowstorm that walloped the Northeast with about 3 feet in some places... More...

Pitchers and catchers start reporting

New Marlins manager Mike Redmond arrived at his office at 5 a.m. Monday ready to go long before the... More...

Big 10 coaches talk recruiting rules

Big Ten athletic directors and football coaches say they have reservations about loosened NCAA... More...