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August 20, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Active shooter training

‘People need to know how to react’

EVERETT — Many casualties in active shooter situations could have been prevented, or made... More...

Rewards program will benefit students, community

Chestnut Ridge, company team up for new initiative

Chestnut Ridge School District plans to enact a new program that its superintendent says comes with... More...

Special Sections


Model train show set for this weekend

The Bedford Model Railroaders are hosting the 11th anniversary “N-Scale Weekend” model... More...

Weather Today

Showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the upper 70s. South winds... More...

Senior menus

The menu for the senior centers in Bedford County for Aug. 24- Aug.... More...

Local Sports

Wagner runs well at Knoxville Nationals

Sprint Car racer with local connections rising through the ranks

By day or night, Logan Wagner’s professional passion is to go fast.  That zeal is taking... More...

Howard taking over as WVU’s quarterback

Skyler Howard sees his promotion to starting quarterback at West Virginia as more than an... More...

State/National Sports

Happ shines in Pirates 4-1 win over D-Backs

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — J. A. Happ allowed two hits in six shutout innings and the Pittsburgh... More...

Narduzzi looks to Conner as Pitt gets ready for season

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — James Conner had his doubts about Pat Narduzzi. They were... More...

Tuitt looks to turn the corner in Year Two for Steelers

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — It took nearly a full season for Steelers defensive end Stephon Tuitt to... More...

Rescheduled Riverfest is Saturday

Cassidy Sherman          Gazette Staff Writer... More...

Bedford memorial park honors Scouts’ efforts over 20 years

A plaque will serve as a permanent reminder of the many years of service the Boy Scouts of America... More...

Katrina: 10 years later

Woman’s death still haunts city’s neighborhood

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Amid the chaos after Hurricane Katrina swamped New Orleans, Vera... More...

Top of the' Morning

The Bedford County Technical Center is hosting New Student... More...


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Anna R. Miller - 2017-11-07
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National Zoo thinks giant panda is pregnant

WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials at Washington’s National Zoo say they believe the mother of... More...

Pgh. man pleads guilty to rape, revenge porn

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pittsburgh man pleaded guilty to raping a minor and posting revenge... More...

State briefs

Defense contractor to shut down plant   SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Global defense contractor... More...


Facebook fatigue

Editor's Note: The following column is an excerpt from Tom Purcell's book, "Comical Sense: A Lone... More...

Fixing student loans


Republicans Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, John Kasich and  Chris Christie all have plans or will... More...

Daily Thought

Thought: Man’s ways will lead you on a path of destruction but God’s ways are always... More...