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August 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Gunrunners smuggled firearms to N.Y.C. on buses

NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of gunrunners smuggled firearms into New York City by hiding them in... More...

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The Bedford Farmers’ Market will be open Wednesday. The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.... More...

Special Sections

Local

Tussey waives tuition for Huntingdon student

SAXTON — The Tussey Mountain School Board took care of some business items Monday night... More...

Auditions set for ‘Peter Pan’

Auditions for the children’s show, “Peter Pan,” will be held at Gardner Memorial... More...

Police

A Manns Choice man was cited for criminal mischief after allegedly damaging a Hyndman man’s... More...

World

Mubarak release would fuel unrest in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — A court ruling Monday raised the possibility of jailed ex-president Hosni... More...

Chief says UN is changing to deal with attacks

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Kimoon told a memorial service on Monday’s... More...

Prince William describes his joy at parenthood with CNN

LONDON (AP) — His newborn son is ‘‘a little bit of a rascal’’ and car... More...

Local Sports

Curve split a doubleheader

ALTOONA — The Altoona Curve salvaged a split of the doubleheader on Monday night with the... More...

Sports Schedule

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20 Girls Tennis Chestnut Ridge at Rockwood, 4 p.m. Greater Johnstown... More...

Bulletin Board

Tickets are available for the banquet to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Bedford football. The... More...

Discovery Time won’t open for school year

After reconsideration by its would-be landlord, Discovery Time School will not be able to open at... More...

Deputy praised for saving garage

A Bedford County sheriff ’s deputy is a hero, say a Salemville couple, after his quick... More...

Creditors file objections to Detroit’s bankruptcy

DETROIT (AP) — The city’s biggest employee union, retirees and even a few dozen... 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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  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
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State/National

Task force: Prepare for rising seas

NEW YORK (AP) — Coastal communities should assume floods are going to happen more frequently... More...

Budget cuts mean fewer children at Head Start

WASHINGTON (AP) — Automatic federal spending cuts will reduce the number of low-income... More...

Heavy rains a disaster for S.C. agriculture

HARLEYVILLE,... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Governed to extinction

There is an old saying that you can’t legislate common sense. Tell that to our state... More...

Past spokesmen’s spin

Gov. Tom Corbett may not be changing his message as he shifts into re- election mode, but for the... More...

State/National Sports

Tennessee routs Delaware in LLWS elimination game

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Knox Preston’s head turned out to be fine. And so is the... More...

Stewart out rest of Cup season, Martin takes over in 14 car

Out for the season with a broken leg, Tony Stewart turned to one of NASCAR’s most respected... More...

Bolt steals the show on track’s big stage again

MOSCOW ( AP) — Yes, Usain Bolt dazzled again.  He usually does on the biggest of stages,... More...