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October 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Haunted Halloween opens for 2013 season

MANNS CHOICE — For the first time since 2010, Burkett’s Haunted Halloween will open... More...

Special Sections

Local

Baby contest winners announced

Winners have been announced in the Everett Recreation Board’s Baby Photo Contest. Owen... More...

Garden club to meet Oct. 15

The Bedford County Garden Club will meet on Oct. 15 at Homewood at Spring House... More...

Fugitive to surrender

A fugitive missing from the Warren County area and believed to possibly be in the Bedford County... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Boehner’s shutdown

I t’s difficult to hold your breath and stamp your feet at the same time, so the government... More...

No laughing matter

The humorist Will Rogers once compared Congress to the greatest comedic gathering in... More...

State/National Sports

Pens blank Devils in opener

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins stuck with goalie Marc- Andre Fleury in the... More...

Cards roll to 9-1 win over Pirates

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Beltran, Adam Wainwright and the... More...

Americans lead in Presidents Cup

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Tiger Woods sat in a cart with a tiny squirrel resting on his shoulder.... More...

Seniors’ advocate Smith to retire

During his 33 years at the helm of the Huntingdon-Bedford Fulton Area Agency on Aging, Alan Smith... More...

Obama blames shutdown on Boehner

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three days into a government shutdown, President Barack Obama pointedly... More...

Top of th' Morning

Due to a donation of fresh produce, Bedford Foot Outreach will be open... 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

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State/National

Gulf Coast braces for Tropical Storm Karen

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — From a tiny, vulnerable island off the Louisiana coast to the beaches of... More...

Man killed in crash after traffic stop

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. (AP) — State police say a western Pennsylvania man died in a crash shortly... More...

Work begins on Poconos water park, hotel

POCONO MANOR, Pa. (AP) — Ground has been broken in eastern Pennsylvania’s Pocono... More...

World

114 African migrants die when ship capsizes

ROME (AP) — The rickety fishing boat was the third of the night to head toward the tiny... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg earns a sweep of Moshannon Valley

CLAYSBURG — The first half of the season has been a tough one for the Claysburg-Kimmel... More...

Bedford boys roll past Johnstown

The Bedford boys soccer team picked up a Senior Night victory over Johnstown on Thursday, winning... More...

—— Junior High ——

Everett 37, West Branch 0  MORRISDALE — Everett’s Steven Sheaffer had five... More...

Worship

Yeager Lutheran Church plans special events

YEAGER Lutheran Church has announced its upcoming events. Word Wide Sunday will be observed Oct. 6... More...

Shellenberger to speak at Ladies Fall Encounter Oct. 15

The Ladies Fall Encounter, featuring speaker Susie Shellenberger, will be held at 7 p.m.... More...

Clergy fight East Boston casino

BOSTON (AP) — More than 30 religious leaders from a variety of faiths have joined a new group... More...