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Weather Today

Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Very warm with highs in the mid 80s.... More...

Snyder has best veggie, while Lankey grows best fruit

JUNIOR VEGETABLES Green Beans 1. Lucas Nicodemus, Osterburg 2. Brian Mack,... More...

Barton takes top Fair senior fruit and nut honors

Edible Nuts Hickories 1. Jake Diehl, Bedford 2. Sharon Griffith, Fairhope... More...


Old Photo Album

Shown are Ray and Raymond Swartz in a 1930s picture. The brothers were born 80 years ago today,... More...

Give speed cameras a try

Guest editorial

Pennsylvania’s $2.3 billion transportation law finally has provided some of the money needed... More...

The fact- free left

The outrage over another multiple murder of American military personnel on American soil by another... More...

State/National Sports

Cole, Bucs gun down Nationals for series win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco got Gerrit Cole on track, and the ace right-hander took... More...

Baseball Hall of Fame adds four new inductees

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Three pitchers who became dominant after trades and a rock- solid... More...

Hamels tosses no-hitter; Royals get Cueto

CHICAGO (AP) — The scouts packed the seats behind home plate, and Cole Hamels put on quite a... More...

Youth and their sheep strut for prizes in leadline show

Youth strutted across the show arena at Bedford County Fair adorned in costumes, many of them made... More...

Draft animals, owners show off cool costumes

Clair Leigh, above, took fourth place in the draft animal costume contest’s 9 and over... More...


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Evelyn D. Foreman - 2018-03-22
Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
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Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
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Ronald Lee Markwood - 2018-03-17
Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
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Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
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Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
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James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
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Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
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The campaign for Pennsylvania’s US seat

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Democrats can expect to decide a primary contest in nine months to see... More...

Lancaster businesses look to Asia to grow tourism

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Ohio city better prepared to keep toxins out of tap water

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Bright yellow buoys equipped with sensors and scattered across western... More...


Syria’s president admits manpower shortage

BEIRUT (AP) — In his first public address in a year, embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad... More...

Obama: Kenya at ‘crossroads’ between peril and promise

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Declaring Kenya at a “crossroads” between promise and... More...

Truck bomb hits main Somali hotel

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber rammed a truck rigged with explosives into the... More...

Local Sports

Kase Beverage, Clear Spring sweep SSL doubleheaders

SCHELLSBURG — Clear Spring moved into the lead of the Schellsburg Softball League with a... More...