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June 23, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

New wing at Smithsonian

In this photo taken June 16, a gas-powered Fordson tractor from the 1920s is displayed as part of... More...

Special Sections


Bedford Relay for Life opens Saturday a.m.

Bedford Relay For Life 2015 will open at 10 a.m. June 27 at Friendship Village Campground and... More...

Today’s Weather

Partly sunny. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly in the afternoon. Very warm. Humid with... More...


A Breezewood woman allegedly stole a firearm from a Clearville man in West Providence Township last... More...


Inside the Islamic State’s caliphate

Survivors tell of life under Islamic militant rule

ESKI MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Inside the Islamic State’s realm, the paper testifying that you... More...

New Paris doctor donates land to local cemetery

NEW PARIS — The United New Paris Cuppett Cemetery has expanded by a half acre with the help... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg Legion beats Somerset once again, 13-1

CLAYSBURG — With a week packed full of games, the Claysburg Post 522 Bulldogs looked for a... More...

Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame

Dave Imler was Ridge’s first 100-win wrestler

Chestnut Ridge’s Dave Imler is recognized as one of the finest athletes to attend Chestnut... More...

Tom Rogish was an outstanding player and coach

Special for the Gazette  Whenever Dick LeBeau was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, no... More...


Blessed events

James and Rebecca (Lebda) Grassi of Everett are pleased to announce the birth of a daughter on June... More...

GOP crafting budget Wolf may reject

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Republican-controlled Legislature appeared more firmly on course... More...

Motorcyclist killed in Route 30 crash

SCHELLSBURG — A Westmoreland County man was killed when the motorcycle he was operating... More...

Top of th' Morning

A car wash fundraiser is planned.  A car wash will be hosted by the Bedford Middle and High... More...


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Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
Anna Mae Beegle Wertz - 2018-03-20
Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
Roxanna M. Brant - 2018-03-19
Patricia Lynn Foltz - 2018-03-19
Ronald Lee Markwood - 2018-03-17
Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
Christine Diane Martin - 2018-03-17
Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
Larry B. Reiff - 2018-03-14
Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
Stocks - 2018-03-07
Paul W. Brinton Jr. - 2018-03-06
James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
Anna E. Graybill - 2018-03-03
Paul William Leonard - 2018-03-03

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New TSA chief confirmed

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate voted on Monday to confirm a new leader for the Transportation... More...

Obama on racism: ‘We’re not cured of it’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the history of slavery is “still part of... More...

S.C. governor calls for flag to be removed from statehouse

CHARLESTON, S.... More...


Guided by Founding Fathers

After the colonists broke away from a tyrannical British monarch, the Founding Fathers of our... More...

Unsettled drone issues

Guest editorial

Retail chain Sam’s Club announced (earlier this month) it is expanding its inventory of... More...

Quiet end to corruption cases

View from Harrisburg

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — As Pennsylvania lawmakers brace for the annual clash over how to spend... More...

State/National Sports

Morgan, Lloyd score in 2-0 US victory over Colombia

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Alex Morgan scored her first goal of the Women’s World Cup and... More...

Vandy takes Game 1

OMAHA,... More...

Baseball in 2020 Olympics?

TOKYO (AP) — Baseball and softball remain on course to get back into the Olympics. Squash,... More...

Vital Statistics

March, Wentz wed

Judith Ann March and David Wayne Wentz were united in marriage May 10 in a double-ring ceremony... More...