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August 9, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

California wildfire destroys 10 homes

BEAUMONT, Calif. (AP) — A rapidly spreading wildfire chewed through a rugged Southern... More...

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Claysburg farmers market combines with East Freedom

The Claysburg and East Freedom farmers markets will be consolidating to just an East Freedom... More...

Five local attorneys join county bar association

Bedford County judges Thomas Ling and Travis Livengood presided over a ceremonial proceeding in... More...

Local Sports

Pitt Street edges out Dull’s for One-Pitch title

SCHELLSBURG — Sometimes rain is a good thing and sometimes it isn’t. On Thursday, the... More...

Bromberg superb but Curve blanked 1-0

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — The Curve bats were befuddled by a trio of BMets pitchers in a, 1-0, loss... More...

Sports Results

THURSDAY, AUGUST 8 Schellsburg softball Pitt Street Beverage 12, Dull’s... More...

Worship

Osterburg church hosting yard sale, collecting shoes

YARD SALE will be hosted by St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Osterburg, on Aug. 10, beginning at... More...

Cardinal: Pope talks about love more than abortion

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A U.S. cardinal who is an adviser to Pope Francis is responding to... More...

Progressive pastor: Detroit deserves aid

DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit pastor who’s hosting thousands of members of the Progressive... More...

Imler parade kicks off festival

Eddie Ollman, 5, waves to Diesel Dawg, mascot for the Altoona Curve, during the Imler... More...

Seniors warned of tax service mailings

Bedford County’s senior services leader said older residents are receiving a mailing from a... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Food Outreach will be open from 10 a.m. to noon today for distribution of donated fresh... 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
Bonnie Y. Fox - 2016-08-11

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State/National

Pa. DEP tightens gas drilling air quality rules

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says shale oil or... More...

Philly needs $50M to open schools

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Philadelphia officials exchanged fighting words Thursday over a... More...

Missouri school transfer ruling opens old wounds over race, class

ST. CHARLES,... More...

Editorial

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Welcome decline

A mericans’ bad habits are notoriously hard to break. The teetotalers tried to cut out... More...

Wage gap disregard

U. S. workers are apparently tired of being the last ones considered when wealth is being made in... More...

State/National Sports

Florida HS association taking look at PEDs

MIAMI (AP) — The Florida High School Athletic Association will review its policies on... More...

Martin pinch-single in 10th, Pirates beat Marlins

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — For 20 years, the Pittsburgh Pirates couldn’t win. Now, it seems... More...

Dwyer hoping not to be odd man out in backfield

LATROBE, Pa. ( AP) — Jonathan Dwyer doesn’t count reps. Not in practice. Not in... More...

Lunch Specials

Homewood at Spring House Estates

Shawnee Valley Volunteer Fire Co.

Streamside Dental

Grandparents Day

Guy's Hardware, Inc.