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December 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Obama signs bill to renew tax breaks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama signed legislation Friday that temporarily extends... More...

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Local

The spirit of Christmas present

Another Christmas is here, just five days away. Wasn't it yesterday that we were celebrating... More...

Purr-fect for Christmas

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Police

Two people were arrested Wednesday in central court when they appeared together, which violated an... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Edmund G. and L. Erna Manges are pictured on the day of their 25th anniversary on Dec. 20, 1949.... More...

Return on investment

A major policy question that government leaders often are reluctant to answer is whether the public... More...

Christmas songs hit, miss

Christmas songs are jolly and merry and all that stuff and there are some that are great. But there... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers look to lock up a playoff spot against Chiefs

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger doesn’t need to bother with the math, no matter... More...

Pirates sign Corey Hart

PITTSBURGH (AP) — First baseman Corey Hart and the Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to a... More...

Sponsors pay big bucks to join college bowl games

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ready!... More...

Portraying the Nativity scene

The Chestnut Ridge Independent Fellowship Church presented its first live nativity Friday evening... More...

County jobless rate drops

The state Department of Labor and Industry’s November jobs picture showed the unemployment... More...

Top of th' Morning

Santa will be in Bedford today.  From 9 a.m. until noon, Santa will be at the Bedford Farm... More...

Obituaries

Luella Dorothea Kraft - 2018-05-22
Mark Edward McConnell - 2018-05-22
Melvin E. Miller - 2018-05-22
Rita M. Rose-Grine - 2018-05-22
Michael F. Amick Sr. - 2018-05-21
Ruth B. Wilson - 2018-05-21
Clad D. Clark - 2018-05-21
James C. Brough - 2018-05-19
Jeffrey Neil Jonovich - 2018-05-19
John M. Miller - 2018-05-19
Jude A. Donatelli - 2018-05-19
Frances E. Defibaugh - 2018-05-18
Ethel P. Ranker - 2018-05-18
Steve Furmanchick - 2018-05-18
Richard Kund - 2018-05-18
John M. Miller - 2018-05-18
Linda Diane Hanks - 2018-05-17
Troy R. Mickel - 2018-05-17
Christopher Marshall - 2018-05-17
George H. Roberts - 2018-05-17
Doreen M. Edwards - 2018-05-14
Freda M. Endress - 2018-05-14
Carlyn Lee Williams - 2018-05-14
Memorial Service - 2018-05-14
Don ‘Pa’ Stewart - 2018-05-12
Wayne W. Baughman - 2018-05-12
Jeffrey L. Whisel - 2018-05-12
Edward L. Wolford - 2018-05-12
Barry John Fluke, Sr. - 2018-05-12
Jessie Loretta Deni - 2018-05-10
Galen C. Carson - 2018-05-09
Linda Diane Hanks - 2018-05-09
Beverly Oakes - 2018-05-09
Ruth M. Hoppe - 2018-05-08
Joseph F. Croyle - 2018-05-07
Paul W. Butler - 2018-05-05
Peter Elijah Emerick - 2018-05-04
Glenda Stickel - 2018-05-04
Martha Price - 2018-05-04
Memorial Service - 2018-05-04
Marjorie E. Mearkle - 2018-05-03

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State/National

Pittsburgh bald eagles back online

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — A live video feed is again turning Pittsburgh into eagle country.  A... More...

Penguin camera captures chicks

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A web camera has captured images of the second of two African penguins... More...

Prepackaged caramel apples linked to four deaths

WASHINGTON (AP) — Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples... More...

World

Pakistan executes two militants

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan hanged two convicted militants Friday in the country’s first... More...

China arrests U.S. aid worker

BEIJING (AP) — A Korean- American aid worker working in a Chinese city near North Korea has... More...

Israel carries out airstrike in Gaza

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s military struck a Hamas site in the Gaza Strip early Saturday... More...

Local Sports

Northern earns first win, rips Fannett-Metal

LOYSBURG — A win is a win no matter what.  It can be close, it can be a blow out, it can... More...

Everett boys win second straight; Tussey, Bedford fall

EVERETT — After locking up their first win of the season earlier this week, the Everett... More...

Lady Bulldogs trip up Damsels

CLAYSBURG — Claysburg opened up a big first-half lead and cruised to a 53-37 ICC girls... More...