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August 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Fast-food workers stage huge protests for higher wages

NEW YORK (AP) — Fast-food workers and their supporters beat drums, blew whistles and chanted... More...

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Local

Parade kicks off Labor Day fun

A few dozen entries made their way through Shawnee Valley Fire Company’s annual parade to... More...

Everett library to explain icons

The Everett Free Library staff will be explaining the library’s home page icons during a... More...

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Aug. 26, 2013... More...

Editorial

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To save lives

Sudden cardiac arrest — when, without warning, the heart instantly stops beating —... More...

Here comes Congress!

Forget about a good 5- cent cigar. What this country needs is an infusion of common... More...

State/National Sports

Panthers send Steelers to winless preseason

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Ted Ginn... More...

Brewers take series from Pirates with 4-0 win

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Yovani Gallardo pitched seven sharp innings to beat Pittsburgh once again... More...

Penn St. releases wrestling schedule

UNIVERSITY PARK — Head coach Cael Sanderson and the Penn State Nittany Lion wrestling team... More...

U.S. prepares for solo action in Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Thursday prepared for the possibility of... More...

Obama, Biden seek action on gun control

WASHINGTON (AP) — Months after gun control efforts crumbled in Congress, Vice President Joe... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Borough’s municipal authority’s work will continue into next... More...

Obituaries

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
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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State/National

States offered more time to ignore education law

WASHINGTON ( AP) — States can request permission to ignore parts of the No Child Left Behind... More...

Former Penn St. president gets travel OK

HARRISBURG,... More...

Police

One driver and her passenger sustained minor injuries from a two-vehicle crash in West Providence... More...

World

Syria defiant as UN chemical probe nears end

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — President Bashar Assad vowed Thursday that ‘‘Syria will... More...

Local Sports

Local golf teams have a very good day

Bedford 405, Central Cambria 421   Bedford put up five scores of 82 or lower to score a... More...

Football banquet this weekend to honor Bedford’s 100th year

The 100th Anniversary of Bedford Football celebration will take place this weekend. Here is a... More...

Curve victorious at Senators

HARRISBURG — Reliever Zack Thornton came on in a spot starting role for the Curve and was... More...

Worship

Silver family featured at Friendship Village gospel sing

FRIENDSHIP Village Campground in Bedford will be holding a gospel sing on Aug. 31 at 7 p.m. with... More...

Iranian court rejects American pastor’s appeal

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The wife of an American pastor serving eight years in an Iranian prison... More...

Pope urges solution to Syria’s civil war

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says he has been disturbed by ‘‘terrible... More...