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July 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Twinkies make early return at Wal-Marts

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart and other retailers are making Twinkies available this weekend, even... More...

Special Sections

Local

Pa. dairy farmers keep camel herd, sell milk

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Let’s get the obvious questions about camel’s milk out of... More...

Hot! Hot! Hot!

According to the Bible, Abraham lied about being his wife Sarah’s husband not once, but... More...

Adopt me, me, me

The Bedford County Animal Shelter is accepting applications online for these precious puppies and... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

LaVerne Lockard of 494 Main St., Osterburg, will be 80 years old on July 14. She is pictured with... More...

Farm bill gap

Republicans in the House of Representatives this week pushed through an agriculture bill that, for... More...

TV exploits teen girls

‘W hen is it appropriate to laugh at the sexual exploitation of a child?” asks Tim... More...

State/National Sports

Mercer’s walkoff gives Pirates 3-2 win over Mets

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Jordy Mercer’s single up the middle off Germen Gonzalez drove home... More...

Penn State football raises money for charity

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Some may view the Penn State football team’s signature... More...

Taylor claims a bronze

UNIVERSITY PARK — Nittany Lion wrestler David Taylor (St. Paris, Ohio/Nittany Lion WC) had an... More...

NSA leaker wants asylum in Russia

MOSCOW (AP) — Edward Snowden emerged from weeks of hiding in a Moscow airport Friday, still... More...

Schreffler talks of years on Pa. Game Commission

Eight years as a Pennsylvania game commissioner went fast but they were productive in many... More...

Top of th' Morning

The county’s three state legislators will speak at the next “Government, It’s... More...

Obituaries

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
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13

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State/National

Homeland Security Sec. Napolitano resigns

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced her resignation... More...

Carl Roe to retire as head of Pa. Game Commission

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The man who has served as executive director of the Pennsylvania Game... More...

Penn State okays Sandusky settlements

UNIONTOWN,... More...

World

France train derails, six killed

BRETIGNY-SUR-ORGE, France (AP) — A train carrying hundreds of passengers derailed and crashed... More...

Blast hits northern Iraqi city; 19 dead

BAGHDAD (AP) — A bomb struck a crowded coffee shop late Friday in the ethnically disputed... More...

Malala urges education for all during UN address on birthday

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Malala Yousafzai celebrated her 16th birthday on the world stage at the... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg tops Bedford in playoff showdown

Both teams to go today — Claysburg vs. Patton, Bedford at St. Michael

CLAYSBURG — The best laid plans don’t always turn out the way you want them to. In... More...

Altobelli, Perigo, Beckett among Bedford feature winners

After announcing his retirement last fall, Bedford Speedway racing legend Jack Pencil returned back... More...

Looking back at an old Gazette story

Earlier this week, I was up in the attic looking for articles to use for the 100th Anniversary of... More...