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August 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Ohio man who kidnapped women gets life in prison

CLEVELAND (AP) — Standing before the man who kidnapped her and raped her for a decade,... More...

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Retired teachers to meet

These retired Bedford Elementary teachers will be attending a mini-reunion this... More...

U.S. wins geography bee

MINOCQUA, Wis. (AP) — Teenagers from Minnesota, Wisconsin and New Hampshire bested... More...

Halvorson to speak at New Orleans gathering

MANNS CHOICE — Republican U.S. House candidate Art Halvorson of Manns Choice is scheduled to... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Sequester vacation

Congress has serious, pressing business before it, business that one would assume can’t... More...

Two candidates’ views

Two Republican candidates for the 9th Congressional District recently submitted the following... More...

State/National Sports

Cardinals rock Pirates, 13-0, to avoid sweep

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Kelly and the St. Louis Cardinals averted a five- game sweep at... More...

MLB suspensions to be set by Monday

NEW YORK (AP) — Looming playoffs could force an end to negotiations in baseball’s... More...

Steelers’ linebackers look to regain their competitive fire

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — The chat wasn’t exactly a pep talk or a wake-up call so much as... More...

Dancing in the street

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Smith school to be torn down

YELLOW CREEK — These are the last days of Robert... More...

Top of th' Morning

Children and adults are reminded that bicycles are not allowed in the Everett business... More...

Obituaries

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
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02

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State/National

Baby born on D.C. subway platform

WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman who gave birth to a baby boy on a Metro platform in downtown... More...

Hotter temps lead to hotter tempers

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the world gets warmer, people are more likely to get hot under the... More...

Insurers show interest in Pa. marketplace

HARRISBURG,... More...

World

Snowden walks free into Russia

MOSCOW (AP) — Defying the United States, Russia granted Edward Snowden temporary asylum on... More...

Local Sports

Field work planned at Snake Spring

It wasn’t very long ago that the Snake Spring Township athletic fields didn’t have much... More...

Bulletin Board

The 3rd annual Alligator 5K Run will be held at Shawnee State Park on Saturday, August 17 at 9 a.m.... More...

Bedford Speedway Points

Super Late Models 1. Matt Parks 814 2. Jeff Rine 796 3. Matt Cosner 747 4. Chuck Clise 677 5. Matt... More...

Worship

Pine Grove church to host Jesus Jamm 2 Aug. 3-4

JESUS JAMM 2 will be held Aug. 3 and 4 by the Pine Grove United Methodist Church in Fishertown. The... More...

Bishop Baxter to visit Bedford church

The Rev. Dr. Howard W. White of St. James Episcopal Church has announced the official visitation at... More...