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April 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring rains ease drought, fields turned to mud

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — As spring rains soaked the central United States and helped conquer... More...

Top of th' Morning

Northern Bedford students will perform their spring concert this weekend. The Northern Bedford... More...

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Local

Bingo winner named

Linda McCoy of Bedford, left, shows her winning full Bedford Gazette Bingo Bucks card to... More...

County organizations receive grants

The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies announced Thursday $13,500 in grants to nonprofit... More...

Police

A Manns Choice man was cited for underage drinking in Bedford Township. State police said Beau... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Public no help on budget

Finally, there are three proposed federal budgets on the table for Congress to choose among,... More...

Revolutionary Twitter

When James French became the last person to be executed in 1966 under Oklahoma’s death... More...

State/National Sports

Jones, Sanchez lead Pirates to another win

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — The Pirates have been getting contributions from up and down their... More...

Steelers select pass-rushing Jones with first round pick

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — When Jarvis Jones slogged through the 40-yard dash in a pedestrian 4.9... More...

Devils slip past Penguins

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Ilya Kovalchuk scored his first goal since suffering a shoulder injury... More...

How big?

Levi Lingsch and Zach Shaffer, of the Bedford Bluegills team, have a little fun as they measure... More...

Boston suspects planned to hit New York

NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Marathon bombers were headed for New York’s Times Square to... More...

Obama consoles families, survivors of Texas blast

WACO, Texas (AP) — President Barack Obama consoled a rural Texas community rocked by a deadly... More...

Obituaries

Adna Fay (Jay) Assel - 2016-08-30
James A. Post Sr. - 2016-08-30
Colleen K. Hollis - 2016-08-30
Betty Marie Ours - 2016-08-30
Stocks - 2016-08-30
Daniel Colledge - 2016-08-29
James R. Smyers - 2016-08-29
C. Gerald Albright - 2016-08-27
Cyrus E. Sturtz - 2016-08-27
Terry C. Smith Sr. - 2016-08-26
Norma B. Berkey - 2016-08-24
Curtis R. Horton - 2016-08-24
Larry B. Bowman - 2016-08-24
Penney L. McKnight - 2016-08-24
Carla L. Crabtree - 2016-08-24
James William Gartland - 2016-08-23
Melvin E. Lafferty - 2016-08-23
Mary C. Orndoff - 2016-08-23
Billy Lee Porter - 2016-08-22
Gary Lee Weicht - 2016-08-22
James Monte Figard - 2016-08-20
Ruth V. Dorman - 2016-08-18
E. Pearl Ferguson - 2016-08-18
Janet Watkins Robel - 2016-08-17
Karen Lee Wyant - 2016-08-17
Linda Lou Hamm - 2016-08-16
Milton R. Marsh - 2016-08-16
Deborah S. Helman - 2016-08-16
Kenneth Robert Moore - 2016-08-16
John H. Crist - 2016-08-15
Jane Louise May - 2016-08-15
Edward F. Diehl - 2016-08-15
William P. Moore - 2016-08-13
Maurice D. Oaks - 2016-08-13

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State/National

Smallmouth bass show Susquehanna impaired

BALTIMORE (AP) — Health problems suffered by smallmouth bass in the lower Susquehanna show... More...

Penn State applications down 9 percent

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Population declines and concerns over how to pay for a college... More...

Mellow name removed

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Former state senator Bob Mellow spent years as a power broker in... More...

World

Workers pinned in Bangladesh rubble cry out for rescue

SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) — ‘‘Save us, brother. I beg you, brother,’’... More...

Local Sports

Ridge and Northern baseball split, Everett wins two

NEW ENTERPRISE — Northern Bedford won the first game of a doubleheader 5-1, but Chestnut... More...

Ridge and Everett girls win both, Tussey stuns SH

LOYSBURG — Chestnut Ridge swept a doubleheader at Northern Bedford on Thursday, winning by... More...

NB girls win Tri-State Invite

HANCOCK, Md. — Northern Bedford and Tussey Mountain competed in the 32nd annual Tri-State... More...

Worship

National Day of Prayer services planned for Thursday

NATIONAL Day of Prayer service will be held at noon on May 2 in the parking lot of Love In the Name... More...

Assistant pastor to be honored

Assistant Pastor Appreciation Weekend will be celebrated at the Everett Church of God April 27 and... More...

Sale scheduled to raise money for missionary’s work

Crossroads Bible Church in Bedford will host a community-wide yard sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 3... More...

Shawnee Valley Volunteer Fire Co.

Hometown Bank

Staff Box

Streamside Dental

S&S Appliances

Homewood at Spring House Estates