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May 25, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Court upholds ‘kids for cash’ convictions

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — All but one of the convictions of a former county judge in the... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Gazette will not publish an edition on Memorial Day. The Gazette office will be closed Monday.... More...

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Local

The low down on a high hat

My wife Jennie and I were driving from exercise the other morning when we turned US 30 onto the... More...

Join pets in saluting our war heroes

Trixie (right) and her friends at the Bedford County Humane Shelter are hoping to spend Memorial... More...

Springs will host two race events

The Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa will hold a pair of races and a walk at 5... More...

Local Sports

Northern’s Over, Pressel medal in triple jump

Panthers put two in top four, lead local contingent on first day of states

SHIPPENSBURG — Leading into the PIAA Class AA Track and Field championships, Northern Bedford... More...

Bedford County action from States in Friday’s PIAA Class AA Meet

Bedford’s Kaitlyn Lippencott takes flight in the girls long jump on Friday.... More...

Tussey’s Sipes makes sprint semis

Class AA Notebook

SHIPPENSBURG — Overall for Bedford County, the local athletes showed themselves very well on... More...

Furlough Friday: Unpaid day off in gov’t

WASHINGTON (AP) — No one answered the tax-help hotline at the IRS on Friday. And you could... More...

Drone policy vague

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama left plenty of ambiguity in new policy guidelines... More...

Chilly night for a prom

Bedford’s annual walk-ins were punctuated by complaints about the unseasonably cold and windy... More...

Obituaries

Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
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

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State/National

Cold snap has growers scrambling

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Memorial Day weekend is getting off to a chilly start.  Brief... More...

Truck bumps bridge, driver sees it fall

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — The trucker was hauling drilling equipment when his load bumped... More...

2nd eagle shot

HARRISBURG,... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

This may be too “young” to be an “old Photo,” but Memorial Day is a... More...

Remembrance counts

Cutbacks in the military budget and the still-recovering economy mean this Memorial Day weekend... More...

Photo

Montie Stunkard of Everett submitted the above poem, as published in Cruiser, a publication of the... More...

State/National Sports

Penguins rip Ottawa, move to conference finals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Eight playoff wins down, eight to go for Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh... More...

Estrada, Gonzalez lead Brewers over Pirates, 2-1

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Marco Estrada gave up one run over seven innings and Alex Gonzalez had a... More...

Nadal could get Djokovic in French Open semis

PARIS (AP) — Seven-time champion Rafael Nadal could face top- seeded Novak Djokovic in the... More...