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February 28, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Rosa Parks statue unveiled

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s most powerful politicians honored Rosa Parks on... More...

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Central court

The following defendants waived a preliminary hearing on criminal charges Wednesday, Feb. 27, in... More...

Police

State police are investigating harrassment that occurred at Everett High School. A 17-year-old... More...

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Back to the office

Telecommuting — working at home or some other location outside the traditional office —... More...

Fear has taken jobs toll

Saboteurs struck with plenty of warning throughout 2012, crippling America’s alreadyweak jobs... More...

State/National Sports

Smith to Chiefs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Smith quietly stayed behind the scenes after losing his job and... More...

Pirates sloppy in an 8-2 loss to Rays

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Kelly Johnson had a new vantage point for the Tampa Bay Rays’... More...

No. 4 Michigan upset at Penn State, 84-78

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Michigan coach John Beilein left Happy Valley in a sour... More...

Economy-rattling spending cuts loom

WASHINGTON (AP) — With big, automatic budget cuts about to kick in, House Republicans are... More...

Victim’s father: Banish assault weapons

WASHINGTON (AP) — After weeks of arguing constitutional fine points and citing rival... More...

Storm causes deaths, crashes, loss of power

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Midwest snowstorm packing heavy snow and strong winds left six people dead... More...

Top of th' Morning

A few seats remain for a workshop about the National Labor Relations... More...

Obituaries

Margaret H. Karns - 2016-05-06
H. Eleanor May - 2016-05-06
Ethel M. Saylor-Risbon - 2016-05-06
Virginia P. Jay - 2016-05-05
Lena Marion Shaffer - 2016-05-05
Betty R. Price - 2016-05-03
Madeline L. Zimmers - 2016-05-02
Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18

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State/National

Michelle Obama highlights obesity progress in Mississippi

CLINTON, Miss. (AP) — Michelle Obama on Wednesday congratulated this Southern state for a... More...

Corbett honors five for Black History Month

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett is honoring five Pennsylvanians whom he calls... More...

Penney reports massive loss in 4Q

NEW YORK (AP) — Boy, it just wasn’t J.C. Penney’s... More...

World

Fiennes evacuated from Antarctica base

LONDON (AP) — Veteran British explorer Ranulph Fiennes was being evacuated from Antarctica on... More...

Local Sports

Northern boys break drought against Ridge

Black Panthers advance to District 5-AA title game by beating Lions, 58-51

LOYSBURG — While many of the past eight games between county rivals Northern Bedford and... More...

Township boys knock off Tussey Mountain in semifinals

DAVIDSVILLE — The test of a good team is to see how it responds when facing... More...

Shanksville eliminates HOPE for Hyndman from D5-A draw

FISHERTOWN — The HOPE for Hyndman Hornets made school history last week with their playoff... More...