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November 15, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Obama takes blame for health care woes

Canceled health care plans allowed

WASHINGTON (AP) — His personal and political credibility on the line, President Barack Obama... More...

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Local

Scouts earn Eagle rank

Life Scouts Russell Byerley from Troop 4060 and Zachary Anderson from Troop 4482 earned their Eagle... More...

Habitat receives donation

Coldwell Banker SKS Realty's John Black (left) and Melinda Feaster (right) present a $1,200 check... More...

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Nov. 11, 2013... More...

Editorial

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Less military in Congress

Congress is facing a worrisome deficit of military expertise in its... More...

David and Goliath?

A modern David and Goliath story is unfolding as little known Art Halvorson challenges the Shuster... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates’ McCutchen wins National League MVP award

NEW YORK (AP) — M-V-P: Most Versatile Pirate.  Andrew McCutchen was all that and... More...

Task for Steelers’ D is slowing down Johnson

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Forget the exotic coverage schemes. Throw out the double... More...

College teams using military uniforms as a way to honor

When Northwestern linebacker Collin Ellis and his teammates take the field against Michigan on... More...

Everett reports shorter bus rides

EVERETT — Whether it is a function of opened roads and bridges or a change within Everett... More...

Maintenance dept. seeks funds for repairs

Bedford County budget meetings continued Thursday afternoon with some large requests from... More...

Top of th' Morning

Send us information about your favorite homemade Christmas... More...

Obituaries

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
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02

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State/National

Stan Sheetz inducted into Hall of Fame

ALTOONA/PRNewswire — Chairman of Sheetz Convenience Restaurants, Stan Sheetz, has been... More...

Hoss’s honors veterans, active duty military

Hoss's gave more than 7,000 free meals to veterans and active duty military personnel on Nov.... More...

Corbett: Critics of drilling downplay benefits

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett told an oil and gas industry conference Thursday that... More...

World

Toronto mayor refuses to step down

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto’s mayor denied Thursday that he pressured a female employee for... More...

Philippine city buries dead in mass grave

TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — The air was thick with the stench of decay as sweating workers... More...

Local Sports

Chestnut Ridge, Bedford set for a district final

Lions going for second straight title, Bisons hope to avenge earlier loss

There’s no shortage for motivation when it comes to the rivalry between Chestnut Ridge and... More...

Offense has Titans charging into 5-A semifinals

Three 1,000-yarders lead the way as Tussey Mountain hosts Shade

It’s been a season of high octane offense at Tussey Mountain.  The Titans, behind two... More...

Sports Schedule

Class A District Playoffs District 5 Semifinals Friday, November 15 (4)... More...

Worship

Weyant church offers free Thanksgiving meal Saturday

ANNUAL Free Thanksgiving meal will be served from 4 to 7 p. m. Nov. 16 at the Weyant United... More...

Pa. couple plead no contest in child’s prayer death

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A fundamentalist Christian couple who believe in faith-healing over... More...

Bishops elect president

BALTIMORE (AP) — The nation’s Roman Catholic bishops have elected Archbishop Joseph... More...