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December 27, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Pileups block Pa. turnpike, interstate

READING, Pa. (AP) — Highways in eastern Pennsylvania have been reopened after being shut down... More...

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Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Dec. 23, 2013... More...

Cards requested

Cards are requested for Vera Nave for her 95th birthday on Jan. 2. They can be sent c/o Elsie... More...


Two Hyndman residents were charged after a domestic dispute Saturday.  State police reported... More...

Local Sports

Central boys control Northern Bedford in tourney

WILLIAMSBURG — It was a night of firsts, but not the ones it wanted, for Northern Bedford on... More...

Wrestling on tap for local squads

The Boiling Springs Wrestling Tournament starts today at 9 a. m. Bedford returns to the tournament... More...

The 2013 Scholar Athletes named for Western PA Football Conference

The Western Pennsylvania Conference Football Championship is based on the regular season only. To... More...


Citrus fruit orders being accepted until Jan. 10

CITRUS fruit is available from the Everett Seventh-day Adventist Church, 203 Drive- In Lane, near... More...

Court reverses church official’s conviction

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Roman Catholic church official who has been jailed for more than a year... More...

Swarthmore Jewish students break with Hillel

SWARTHMORE, Pa. (AP) — Jewish students at Swarthmore College have become the first in the... More...

Recovery slow from ice storm

GARDINER, Maine (AP) — By Thursday, Bob and Katrina Johnson had grown weary of lugging around... More...

Musselman wins seat following recounts

After two recounts of the November election for township supervisor in Kimmel Township, Lester... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Borough Council adopted its 2014 budget Thursday during a 10- minute... More...


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Rev. Charles M. Perrin - 2016-10-21
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Kermit Norris Jr. - 2016-10-20
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Poll: Americans hopeful for better 2014

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Large number of Americans see 2013 as anything but a banner year and... More...

Ex-Steeler sues western Pa. casino

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Mike Merriweather has filed a federal... More...

Deer makes appearance in sporting goods store

READING,... More...


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Keep doctors in Pa.

A s affordable access to health care gathers ever-increasing importance, Pennsylvania has an... More...

Resolutions for all

WASHINGTON — No sir. This is not going to be a column about New Year’s resolutions for... More...

State/National Sports

Pitt beats Bowling Green on a late field goal

Panthers finish at 7-6 with their first bowl game win in three seasons

DETROIT ( AP) — James Conner rushed for 229 yards — breaking a Pittsburgh bowl record... More...

Brown named Steelers’ MVP for the second time

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The first time Jerricho Cotchery walked into Antonio Brown’s house,... More...

2013 the year of the Pirates in Western PA sports scene

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The black flags, some of them tucked away for decades, others picked up a... More...