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April 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Halvorson is business owner, retired Coast Guard captain

Art Halvorson, 57, of Manns Choice is weighing a run against incumbent Bill Shuster for the... More...

County coroner, Everett man injured in crash

Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash early Friday afternoon on the heavily-traveled... More...

Special Sections

Local

Similar ears and years

The shelter on Lutzville Road is open daily, 1 to 5 p.m. The number is 623-8968. Upcoming events... More...

Three charged with tossing roadkill into bar

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police have charged three men with disorderly conduct for allegedly tossing... More...

Police

A Hyndman man was arrested and charged with more than five violations. State police said that on... More...

World

China’s Sichuan hit by earthquake

BEIJING (AP) — At least two people were killed Saturday when a powerful earthquake jolted... More...

Kidnapped French family released

YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) — A French family with four young children kidnapped at gunpoint by... More...

Local Sports

Curve washed out

HARRISBURG — Mother nature would not allow the Altoona Curve and Harrisburg Senators to play... More...

HOPE for Hyndman teams earn victories

HYNDMAN — HOPE for Hyndman beat the raindrops on Friday and also topped Shanksville, 3-0.... More...

Big, busy week ahead for Bisons

Last week was a big week for the Bedford boys track team, winning the Giant Eagle Invitational by... More...

Harness racing returns to Fair

BELDEN — Harness racing is returning to the Bedford County Fair after a 23- year absence with... More...

Local man weighs run for Shuster’s House seat

A retired Coast Guard captain, business owner and Manns Choice resident announced this week he has... More...

Top of th' Morning

State Sen. John H. Eichelberger Jr. will host a town hall meeting in Bedford County next week.... More...

Obituaries

Gerald F. Grasser - 2016-07-23
Almeda V. Korns - 2016-07-23
Kenneth Clair Machtley - 2016-07-22
Annetta Faith Snyder - 2016-07-22
Warren Stufft - 2016-07-22
Kenneth C. Machtley - 2016-07-21
Gerald F. Shaw - 2016-07-20
W. Clifford Elder - 2016-07-19
Reo M. Hechler - 2016-07-16
Charles D. Mentzer - 2016-07-16
Romaine M. Bingham - 2016-07-15
James T. Miller - 2016-07-15
Wanetia L. Hughes - 2016-07-15
John R. Colyer - 2016-07-14
James T. Miller - 2016-07-14
Marvin A. Weicht - 2016-07-14
Keith A. Stuart - 2016-07-14
Ruth E. Eichelberger - 2016-07-13
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-13
Joseph A. Imler Sr. - 2016-07-13
Kevin D. Clark - 2016-07-13
Laura S. Smith - 2016-07-13
Bertha Eichelberger - 2016-07-12
Glenn A. Layton - 2016-07-12
Leota Amelia Fink - 2016-07-12
Gary V. Wentz - 2016-07-12
Ella E. Snyder - 2016-07-12
William H. Schaeffer - 2016-07-11
Miriam J. Moore - 2016-07-11
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-11
Robert L. Frazier - 2016-07-09
Sandra L. McConahy - 2016-07-09
Dale Sherman Grimes - 2016-07-08
Roland Stover Keller - 2016-07-07
Jennie M. Fronckowiak - 2016-07-06
Randy Eugene Garlick - 2016-07-06
Ada V. Simpkins - 2016-07-06
Leo R. Mazman - 2016-07-05
Marjorie A. Shaffer - 2016-07-05
Paul Lynn Wible - 2016-07-05

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State/National

Livestock show dedicated to former county resident

Penn State Block and Bridle Club recently dedicated the Little International Livestock Show to... More...

Agencies call attention to assault, abuse issues

April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Child Abuse Prevention Month and the Office of the District... More...

SeaWorld makes big splash on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — Sea- World Entertainment Inc. made a splash Friday in its first day of... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

This couple is unidentified.The photo says only that it is “Mother and Dad” and the... More...

Privacy in the wake

The Boston Marathon bombings marked the end of any expectation Americans have of privacy in a... More...

Gun vote should resound

Grass- roots movements are born when millions of people have a common sense of outrage. We are... More...

State/National Sports

Pens-Bruins postponed for manhunt

BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox and Bruins postponed their games Friday as authorities searched for... More...

Sports works to heal us again

In so many ways, sports can bring out the worst in us. The corruption. The greed. The destructive... More...

Bucs’ Rodriguez dominates Braves in shutout

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Wandy Rodriguez faced the minimum while throwing seven innings of 1-hit... More...

Worship

End of civilization as we know it

Civilization, as you know, is always on the verge of coming to an end. Every generation is sure... More...

Faith Brethren Bible Church

Perry Wellington Realty

Thomas Collision Center

Long's Outpost Inc.

Zimmerman Service

Bardell Realty