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October 8, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

St. Thomas raises funds for Strides team

In an effort to raise money for a local Making Strides for Breast Cancer team, the teachers at St.... More...

Top of th' Morning

A “Pink Out” will be held at the Bedford girls’ soccer game Wednesday. The game... More...

Special Sections

Local

Aging agency discusses budget

BREEZEWOOD — The governing board of the Huntingdon Bedford- Fulton Agency on Aging gathered... More...

Borough nixes plan to ban parking for on-street bike path

Bedford Borough Council has backed off on banning parking along several blocks at the south edge of... More...

Police

An Everett woman was arrested for driving under the influence in West Providence Township. ... More...

World

White diamond fetches $30.6M

HONG KONG (AP) — A white diamond the size of a small egg sold for $30.6 million at a Hong... More...

Local Sports

Bedford beats Ridge in match of unbeatens

FISHERTOWN — With the way things were going for Bedford on Monday afternoon at Chestnut... More...

Claysburg volleyball sweeps Northern Bedford

LOYSBURG — The Claysburg volleyball team has built up some momentum, and it was hoping to... More...

NBC boys, Everett girls win

LOYSBURG — Northern Bedford defeated Everett on Monday, 5-1.  Coltin Ebersole and Trey... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Andrew Benton and Katelynn Johnson of Breezewood are delighted to announce the birth of a daughter.... More...

Making Strides walk set for Oct. 19

The American Cancer Society has announced the upcoming 3rd Annual Making Strides Against Breast... More...

Pink Out at Bedford

These Bedford High School students and their infant visitor sported the color of the night —... More...

Holiday Hair collecting ‘change for a cure’

Stylists Kelly Welsh (left), Brittany Eader, Amanda Barkman and Chrissy Fischer (front) posed at... 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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State/National

Funding cancer research

Beating the odds one donation at a time

EDITOR’S NOTE: A large percentage of the... More...

Roof failure damages airship

TUSTIN, Calif. (AP) — A $35 million lighter-than-air dirigible was damaged and began leaking... More...

Libraries observe national month by going pink

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and PA Forward Pennsylvania Libraries, an... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Shutdown loses steam

House Republicans have voted more than 40 times to kill the Affordable Care Act, also known as... More...

Screening mammogram

I f you are a woman who has recently turned 40, perhaps your primary care physician has advised you... More...

State/National Sports

Wacha pitches Cardinals over Pirates, Game 5 on deck

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Michael Wacha heard the chants. Then again, when 40,000 people clad in... More...

Ex-Cardinal Brown looking for a career revival with Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It’s not exactly a homecoming for Levi Brown, but when the Pittsburgh... More...

Browns enjoying the surprising view in AFC North

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Thomas was just shy of his 11th birthday the last... More...