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December 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Christmas in Nice

A replica of the Casino is seen along the Promenade jetty, as part of the Christmas holiday... More...

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Old Log Church site of Christmas Eve service

The Seventh Annual "Christmas Eve at the Old Log Church" will begin at 11:30... More...


No one was injured in a two- vehicle crash along Quaker Valley Road in West St. Clair Township... More...

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Dec. 15, 2014... More...


Hope, fear in Cuba amid thaw with U.S.

HAVANA ( AP) — The restoration of diplomatic ties between Cuba and the United States... More...

Putin vows to shore up ruble

MOSCOW (AP) — Sternly warning the West it cannot defang the metaphorical Russian bear, a... More...

Local Sports

Tussey girls roll past McConnellsburg late, 41-24

SAXTON — To say the first half in Thursday’s Sideling Hill League game between... More...

Northern Bedford, Everett girls earn SHL victories

WILLOW HILL — Northern Bedford’s girls basketball team found itself in a tough... More...

HOPE for Hyndman wrestlers topple Portage, 45-27

HYNDMAN — The HOPE for Hyndman wrestling team used three forfeits, a pin, and a... More...


‘The First Noel’ cantata to be performed Sunday in Bedford

The Adult Choir of St. John’s Evangelical & Reformed United Church of Christ, 144 W. John... More...


CHRISTMAS program at Milligans Cove Christian Church, Buffalo Mills, will be held at 7 p.m. Dec.... More...

Prison board releases jailbreak reports

Both versions give overview of escape, recommend changes at facility

The Bedford County Prison Board released two reports Thursday on the Sept. 30 jailbreak that became... More...

Federal workers’ files hacked

WASHINGTON (AP) — The computer files of more than 40,000 federal workers may have been... More...

Top Islamic militants killed; more U.S. troops heading to Iraq

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two senior Islamic State group leaders were killed in U.S. and coalition... More...

Top of th' Morning

M&T Bank presented $20,000 to food banks in Bedford and Blair... More...


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Thelma Louise Hale - 2018-11-14
Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
Margaret Irene Snyder - 2018-11-13
Mary Elizabeth Growden - 2018-11-12
Doris V. Shippey - 2018-11-12
Alma R. Mickey - 2018-11-12
Vera C. Gardner - 2018-11-10
Gary J. Grabill - 2018-11-10
Robert (Bob) E. Gordon - 2018-11-09
Margaret Parks - 2018-11-08
Betty Marie Fleegle - 2018-11-07
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Julia C. May - 2018-11-07
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Allegra F. Morral - 2018-11-03
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Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
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Lucille Lucko - 2018-11-01
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Town embraces ‘ugly’ Christmas tree

READING, Pa. (AP) — Reading’s official Christmas tree has brought the city plenty of... More...

Live trees banned in Philly apartments

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Einhorn carried a threefoot tall noble fir and its green plastic... More...

State lawmakers to face bill banning gift-taking

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers’ willingness to stop taking gifts from... More...


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Profiling limits fall short

A ttorney General Eric Holder released new guidelines last week aimed at limiting profiling by... More...

Cuba changes again

Thousands in Miami’s sunny Orange Bowl stood and cheered as one, thrilled to ecstasy and even... More...

State/National Sports

Jaguars hold off Titans late, win 21-13 in home finale

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Blake Bortles revived a stagnant offense. Jordan Todman provided... More...

Comeau leads Penguins over Avalanche 1-0, OT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins and captain Sidney Crosby hope that a recent bout... More...

No. 5 Penn St. upsets No. 1 Stanford

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Megan Courtney had 23 kills and defending champion Penn State beat... More...