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January 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Special Sections

Local

Finding pets a furever home

Pets searching for a place to call home this week at the Bedford County Humane Society include... More...

Weather Today

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cooler with highs in the mid 30s. West... More...

Winter weather means hockey time

Jared Williams glides a shovel across the ice as he removes a light coating of snow before... More...

Editorial

First things first

Columnist

Here we are in the first month of the year, just over two weeks from the first day of this first... More...

No Obamacare alternative

Guest editorial

Regardless of how you view the Affordable Care Act, derisively called Obamacare, the congressional... More...

Old Photo Album

Six-year-old Emmons Simon stands beside sister, Ruth, who was 10 at the time of this photo taken... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers face challenge of playing without A.B.

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Antonio Brown leaned back in his locker recently and allowed himself a... More...

Steelers-Bengals clash results in $83,665

The NFL fined four players and two coaches a total of $83,665 for their actions in the... More...

Manning is “amped up” as he enters 25th playoff start

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos running back... More...

Worship

Blessed events

Shaun Ross and Ashley Brodie, of Williamsburg, are pleased to announce the birth of a son. Dexter... More...

Church News

CHURCH of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints family history center will be open to the public every... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County Deeds

Wells Fargo Bank to Robert J. Barclay*, Harrison Twp., $42,000.  Thomas J. Rose to Byron E.... More...

Blair County Deeds

Gary and Glenda Snyder to Linda and Gabriel Skelley and George J. Engartner Jr., 1527 Bell Ave.,... More...

911 coordinator retires after 30 years of service

After almost 30 years of service, Bedford County’s 911 coordinator retired Friday.  Pam... More...

Blue Knob gets a layer of snow

PAVIA — Blue Knob All Seasons Resort had some help from nature this week with a snowfall of 6... More...

Obituaries

Ronald L. Dixon - 2017-11-22
Richard D. Dodson Sr. - 2017-11-21
Roger Anthony Fitzhugh - 2017-11-21
Donna B. Hillegass - 2017-11-20
David H. James - 2017-11-20
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-18
Clarence A. Gohn - 2017-11-18
Lloyd B. Hansen - 2017-11-18
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-16
John E. Waugerman - 2017-11-16
Dolores King - 2017-11-15
George William Davis - 2017-11-14
Clara Jane Smeltzer - 2017-11-14
Reba G. Foor - 2017-11-13
Jane W. Gorman - 2017-11-10
Martin M. Territo - 2017-11-10
Robert A. Kerr - 2017-11-10
Jeannine H. Kuffner - 2017-11-10
Harvey F. Thomas - 2017-11-09
Betty L. Walter - 2017-11-08
Harold L. Price - 2017-11-07
Paul E. Wilson - 2017-11-07
Lois Louise Fazenbaker - 2017-11-07
Anna R. Miller - 2017-11-07
James Territo - 2017-11-07
Connie L. Ickes - 2017-11-06
Esther A. Rabenstein - 2017-11-06
Crystal I. Miller - 2017-11-06
Edythe A. Martin - 2017-11-06

Regional Classifieds
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State/National

Spacewalk aborted after water leaks into astronaut’s helmet

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Two astronauts aborted their spacewalk Friday and hurried back... More...

Biden sees politics of cancer world as obstacle to a cure

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four weeks after announcing he wouldn’t run for president, Joe Biden... More...

State Briefs

Rite Aid to donate $2M to foundation   PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania-based drugstore... More...

World

Jihadists attack hotel; siege follows

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Witnesses say the upscale hotel in Burkina Faso’s... More...

Marine helicopters crash off coast of Oahu, search under way

HALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — Rescuers searched choppy waters on Friday where debris was sighted... More...

Local Sports

Chestnut Ridge boys roll past Northern

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge Lions used a strong first half to rout Northern Bedford in... More...

Hyndman, Claysburg boys earn wins

SALISBURY — The HOPE for Hyndman Hornets used strong second and third quarters in Friday... More...

Warriors start strong, knock off visiting Titans

EVERETT — Everett used an 11-0 run in the second quarter to push a six-point lead to a... More...

Vital Statistics

Wood, Webber exchange vows

Tiffany Dawn Wood, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Wood, of Schellsburg, and Anthony Webber, son... More...

Jeffries, Arnold united in marriage

Veronica Lynn Jeffries and Cole Morgan Arnold were united in marriage during a double-ring wedding... More...

Engagement

Steele, Strayer to wed in July

Brad and Debbie Steele, of Hopewell, and Philip and Karen Strayer, of Roaring Spring, have... More...