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County approves jail staff restructuring

The Bedford County commissioners approved a restructure of correctional facility staff and voted to... More...


Millie Permar, of Coal Township, and her daughter, Millie Scicchitano, walk Scicchitano's dog,... More...

Special Sections


Hoey to speak on Mason, Dixon Line

The Cumberland Valley Township Historical Society will host a presentation by James M. Hoey of Fort... More...

Historic property survey approved

The Bedford County commissioners approved state funding for the surveying of historic properties in... More...

Styer to run for coroner position

The deputy coroner for Bedford County the past eight years said Tuesday he will seek the Republican... More...


Political Cartoon

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A ‘revolutionary’ idea

On the way home from work today, feel free to stop by the local beer distributorship and pick up a... More...

Churchill warned, too

Benjamin Netanyahu's address to Congress was notable in two respects. Queen Esther got her first... More...

State/National Sports

Liriano sharp in Pirates’ 4-3 win


Tigers hit three home runs to blank Phillies

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Detroit pitcher Alfredo Simon showed off his slowest stuff in another... More...

Eagles and Rams swap QB’s, Saints trade Graham

NEW YORK (AP) — As free agency began Tuesday, the NFL looked more like fantasy... More...

Police bust Breezewood meth lab

For the third time in three weeks, an active methamphetamine operation was shut down in Bedford... More...

Gordon set to retire as county coroner

As Bedford County coroner for the past 20 years, Sam Gordon said he’s dealt with thousands of... More...

NBC discusses Common Core math standards

After a request for additional insight on the state’s new common core requirements, school... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Great Eastern Arts Fest is slated for Sept. 19 at Tenley Park in... More...


Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-19
Obituary Correction - 2018-01-19
Margaret G. Baker - 2018-01-18
Belva Mae Logeston - 2018-01-18
George E. Hutzell - 2018-01-18
Mabel Baker Jordan - 2018-01-17
Kenneth W. Watkins - 2018-01-17
Kurt W. Moorhead - 2018-01-17
Eva Mae Strenski - 2018-01-16
Obituary correction - 2018-01-16
Ronald E. Fochtman - 2018-01-15
Donna E. Snyder - 2018-01-15
Patricia R. Wilson - 2018-01-15
Lois C. Miller - 2018-01-15
Marcia E. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Clifford J. Simmons - 2018-01-15
Wayne L. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-13
Hortense E. Keays - 2018-01-13
Margaret M. Maslanik - 2018-01-13
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-12
Merle Abe Barton - 2018-01-11
Jennifer Sue Kania - 2018-01-11
Sean Thomas Reilly - 2018-01-11
Ray Vincent Chathams - 2018-01-11
E. Irene Duppstadt - 2018-01-11
Eleanor W. Shambach - 2018-01-11
Ashley Sue Adolphson - 2018-01-10
Madelyn Oldham - 2018-01-10
Ruth Mary Gladfelter - 2018-01-10
Catherine June Simmons - 2018-01-10
Tom Bowser - 2018-01-09
Janyth Kay Thomas - 2018-01-09
Terrence D. Hann - 2018-01-09
Betty Jane Hess - 2018-01-09
Christopher V. Brockey - 2018-01-08
Catherine E. Matulnes - 2018-01-08
David Mark Becker - 2018-01-06
Dorlin Waldo Hay - 2018-01-06
Rodney L. Hasting - 2018-01-05
Robert A. Berger - 2018-01-04
Shirley J. Kensinger - 2018-01-04
Gregory G. Weyant - 2018-01-04
Linda D. Kurtz - 2018-01-03
Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-03
Elvin F. Marshall - 2018-01-03
Erma L. Bulger - 2018-01-02
James Alan Feather - 2018-01-02
Robin Feathers - 2018-01-02

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Gray wolves pay short visit to Isle Royale park

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Scientists say two gray wolves recently crossed an ice bridge... More...

Ice thinning on Great Lakes

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard is urging people to use caution on Great Lakes waterways... More...

Center settles ‘kids for cash’ suit

A businessman at the center of a Pennsylvania juvenile justice scandal has agreed to pay at least... More...


Iraq seizes town on outskirts of IS held Tikrit

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi soldiers and Shiite militiamen captured a town Tuesday on the outskirts... More...

Nigeria market explosion kills 34

BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) — At least 34 persons were killed by a teenage girl suicide bomber on... More...

Local Sports

Cheap Tilts

A year for the ages

From dancing to “ Uptown Funk”, to a “funky” Peterson Roll, the 2014-15... More...

McGill medals again

Chestnut Ridge’s Jared McGill finished second at 124 pounds in the recent Pennsylvania... More...

Cassidy third at PJW’s

Bedford’s Kaden Cassidy placed third at 87 pounds in the Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling (PJW)... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed Transfers

Susanne K. Way* to James Robert Way*, Bedford Boro, $1.  Timothy R. Rush* to Jeremy D.... More...