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August 19, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

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The Bedford Township Municipal Authority plans to flush the northern area of its water distribution... More...

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Local

Reenactors take audience to the Battle of Gettysburg

EVERETT — Joe and Deb Topinka, a local couple who participate in Civil War reenactments,... More...

Historical society plans trip to Highland Games

The Bedford County Historical Society is sponsoring a bus trip to the Highland Games on Saturday,... More...

Police

A Six Mile Run man suffered major injuries after losing control of his motorcycle in Liberty... More...

Local Sports

New Baltimore captures first round playoff series in SSL

SCHELLSBURG — Four playoff games with four different winners. New Baltimore captured the... More...

First-time winners, fast sprint trials highlight racing at Bedford

History was made on Sunday at the Bedford Fairgrounds Speedway. The Coffee Pot Classic produced a... More...

Erie edges Altoona

ERIE – Altoona’s early onerun lead and no-hit bid fell by the wayside in the sixth... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Ruth L. Claycomb* to Lawayne Graham*, Colerain Twp., $100,000. Helen J. Diehl* to John Yeager*,... More...

Breaking News - 8/19/2013 3:11 PM

Back to School Edition Correction  Free Access 

Eight classrooms of students were omitted from the Back to School Edition. The names, as seen here, will be published in Tuesday's edition

BEDFORD MIDDLE SCHOOLRoom 222Debra... More...

Congress split on cutting aid to Egypt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress are split over whether the... More...

Sandusky case settlement first of ‘dozens’

HARRISBURG,... More...

Obituaries

Betty Lou Coffman - 2014-07-23
Bernard Eugene Hinish - 2014-07-23
William M. Perrin - 2014-07-23
John W. Metzger - 2014-07-22
Paul E. ‘Zeb’ Zeth - 2014-07-22
Donald R. Horton - 2014-07-19
James B. MacRae - 2014-07-19
Clarifications - 2014-07-17
Louisa Jane Miller - 2014-07-16
William C. Plummer - 2014-07-16
Louise Rohm - 2014-07-16
Paul V. Dorner - 2014-07-15
James Vincent Froelich - 2014-07-14
Sophia Marie Heath - 2014-07-14
Gaila D. Shoemaker - 2014-07-14
Ricky W. Vanmeter - 2014-07-14
John A. Glodek Jr. - 2014-07-12
Wayne C. Arnold - 2014-07-11
C. Oliver Knisely - 2014-07-10
Ralph J. Bair - 2014-07-09
Robert A. Hinson - 2014-07-09
Mary Lou Johnson - 2014-07-09
Donald R. Leader - 2014-07-09
Robert L. Mellott - 2014-07-09
Michael D. McAllister - 2014-07-08
Ann E. Tate - 2014-07-08
Harold Samuel Tipton - 2014-07-08
Joetta June Tipton - 2014-07-08
Ronald A. Ward Sr. - 2014-07-08
Kenneth M. Williams - 2014-07-08
Gerald Ivan Davis - 2014-07-07
Helen G. Miller - 2014-07-07
James D. Frye - 2014-07-05
Louisa Jane Miller - 2014-07-05
Dr. John Vere Risser - 2014-07-05
Emma Jeanne Sams - 2014-07-05
Ralph R. Stone - 2014-07-05
John Willis Zembower - 2014-07-05

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State/National

Pro-Paterno billboard erected in central Pa.

THOMPSONTOWN, Pa. ( AP) — A billboard near a rural highway touts the accomplishments of late... More...

Advocates rally in assisted suicide case

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — No one may ever know Barbara Mancini’s intentions when she... More...

More crews arrive to fight Idaho fire

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Fire managers expressed optimism Sunday in their battle against a... More...

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Summer learning

The U.S. seems to be moving inexorably toward a year-round school year, much like the foreign... More...

Serious about education?

Two recent events — one on the east coast and one on the west coast — raise painful... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates fall to Diamondbacks in 16 innings, 4-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Added to the roster less than an hour before Sunday’s game, Kris... More...

Alabama ranked No. 1 in AP preseason poll

NEW YORK (AP) — Alabama will begin this season the way it ended the last two — No.... More...

Brown is a leader for the Steelers

LATROBE, Pa. ( AP) — Antonio Brown doesn’t think the Pittsburgh Steelers need Mike... More...