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November 1, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Texas flooding kills 2, prompts rescues

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two men were killed as heavy rains across Central Texas swelled rivers... More...

Special Sections

Local

Bedford kicks off Toys for Tots drive

Bedford Middle School kicked off the school’s annual Toys for Tots drive by holding a hat... More...

NBC to host talent show

The Northern Bedford County High School Chorus will sponsor a Talent Show in the high school... More...

Claysburg students take part in Red Ribbon Week

CLAYSBURG — Claysburg- Kimmel Elementary students showed their dislike for the harmful... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Iraq’s second thoughts

Diplomatic protocol frowns on it and it’s just not in President Barack Obama’s nature,... More...

Are drones war crimes?

I n 1996, al-Qaida founder Osama bin Laden issued a formal declaration of war against the United... More...

Worship

Donations of winter hats and gloves sought for those in need

“WINTER Wrap-Up” glove and hat distribution program for local residents in need of hats... More...

Group takes pilgrimmage

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Millions to see cuts in food stamps

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 47 million Americans who receive food stamps will see their... More...

Agencies strive to provide jobs for the disabled

EVERETT — Matthew Ullman of Everett is becoming a friendly, familiar face at Pennknoll... More...

Top of th' Morning

A Veterans’ Day celebration hosted by the Cumberland Valley Veterans’ Association is... More...

Obituaries

Ron R. Hoover - 2016-06-23
Correction - 2016-06-23
F. Annette Frederick - 2016-06-22
Roger L. Quarry - 2016-06-22
Edith Jean Holland - 2016-06-22
Roy F. Ritchey - 2016-06-22
Monte Dru Ritchey - 2016-06-21
Kenny M. Collins - 2016-06-20
Wilma Jean Gordon - 2016-06-20
Mable V. Rhodes-Steele - 2016-06-20
Percy D. Beegle Jr. - 2016-06-18
Curtis W. Zelanko - 2016-06-18
Vaughn L. Foor - 2016-06-18
Kenneth Calvin Conrad - 2016-06-15
Ida Ritchey Fields - 2016-06-13
Rose Marie Hahn - 2016-06-13
Richard B. Lyons - 2016-06-11
Dennis Dwight Runk - 2016-06-10
Ida M. Eller - 2016-06-09
Wayne Hall - 2016-06-09
Melvin K. Martin - 2016-06-09
Benjamin H. Blackburn - 2016-06-08
Edgar Stephen Clapper - 2016-06-08
Correction - 2016-06-08
Benjamin H. Blackburn - 2016-06-07
Olive Loretta Horton - 2016-06-07
Ethel S. Johnson - 2016-06-06
James F. Metzker - 2016-06-06

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State/National

Obama won’t attend Gettysburg Address remembrance

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Barack Obama’s affinity for Abraham Lincoln was on... More...

Police, FBI probe armored car robbery in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police and the FBI are investigating an armored car robbery in northeast... More...

Drug tunnel equipped with rail system

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A tunnel designed to smuggle drugs from Tijuana, Mexico, to San Diego was... More...

World

Israel strikes Russian weapons shipment in Syria

BEIRUT ( AP) — Israeli warplanes attacked a shipment of Russian missiles inside a Syrian... More...

Local Sports

Bedford advances by beating Bradford, 2-0

DuBOIS — Not even a power outage could slow down Bedford's Sebastien Jane- Aluja in the PIAA... More...

Chestnut Ridge falls to North Star in 5-A boys final

SOMERSET — Chestnut Ridge was “all in” this fall, and it was no more evident than... More...

Somerset volleyballers top Bedford for district crown

SOMERSET — On Halloween, usually the host accepts visitors and hands out... More...

State/National Sports

Red Sox win this year, but hoping for another run in 2014

BOSTON ( AP) — The Boston Red Sox didn’t just build a World Series champion in 2013.... More...

Slow starts not helping struggling Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Like many of his brethren, Pittsburgh Steelers coach Todd Haley comes up... More...

Michigan State picked to win Big Ten

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Given how good Michigan State was last year and the core players... More...

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