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March 29, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Chamber foundation to hand out education awards

An anonymous person once said, “Teaching is the profession that teaches all other... More...

Special Sections

Local

Local Civil Air Patrol squadron to hold open house

EVERETT — The Civil Air Patrol’s local squadron, based in Everett, will hold an open... More...

Squadron sees change in command

EVERETT — A change of command was held at the Bedford County Composite Squadron of the Civil... More...

Weather Today

Sunny. Cooler with highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.... More...

Editorial

Cuba embargo should end

Guest editorial

Florida and Cuba are only separated by 90 miles — roughly the distance between Washington and... More...

View from Harrisburg

Ratings agents not keen on Pa.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — In the days after Democratic... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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State/National Sports

Stallings ready to take the challenge at Pitt

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kevin Stallings spent 17 years at Vanderbilt, making the Commodores... More...

Pirate ace Cole solid in next-to-last spring outing

BRADENTON,... More...

Velasquez wins game, and a Phillies rotation spot

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Philadelphia right-hander Vince Velasquez was named the Phillies’... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deeds

M. Grace Evans* to Benjamin Feight*, S. Woodbury Twp., $25,000.  Liberty Twp Mun Auth to... More...

Museum to open April 2

Changes, additions to greet coal miners museum visitors

The Broad Top Area Coal Miners Museum officially opens for the 2016 season on Saturday, April 2, in... More...

Gov. Wolf vetoes spending bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

Top of th' Morning

Juliana Street in Bedford will be closed on... More...

Obituaries

Fred Bowser - 2018-07-23
Allan E. Semanek I - 2018-07-23
Stanford L. Wentz - 2018-07-23
Lahoma Bowser - 2018-07-21
Kathy M. Pittman - 2018-07-21
Eugene S. Beegle - 2018-07-20
Charles L. Miller - 2018-07-20
Dennis A. Wilt - 2018-07-20
Leona L. Asper - 2018-07-19
Michele Jo Smith - 2018-07-19
Tyler James Grace - 2018-07-19
Ryan P. Biddle - 2018-07-18
Kathryn M. Bowman - 2018-07-18
Robert P. Harvey - 2018-07-17
Nicholas Mykut - 2018-07-17
Raymond Sebaston Fries - 2018-07-16
Mary K. Walter - 2018-07-16
Mary K. Walter - 2018-07-14
David A. Conrad - 2018-07-13
Harold G. Claar - 2018-07-12
Charlotte A. Eicher - 2018-07-12
Brian Keith Rhodes - 2018-07-11
Mary Pearl Bankes - 2018-07-10
Cora Mae Hall - 2018-07-10
John D. Feathers Jr. - 2018-07-10
Robert L. Horton - 2018-07-10
Daniel Wayne Border - 2018-07-09
Brenton R. Nee - 2018-07-09
Thomas G. Waltman - 2018-07-09
Harry R. Ritchey - 2018-07-05

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State/National

Arctic ice reaches new winter low

WASHINGTON (AP) — The growth of Arctic sea ice this winter peaked at the lowest maximum level... More...

Scholars: Mister Rogers was no pushover

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — When he died in 2003, Fred Rogers was described in many headlines as... More...

Possible target of cookout ambush jailed for assault

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pittsburgh man who may have been targeted in an ambush shooting at a... More...

World

Pakistan leader vows defeat of militants

Death toll climbs in Easter bombing

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — In an emotional televised address, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif vowed... More...

7 cops arrested in Mexican disappearances

XALAPA, Mexico (AP) — The state prosecutor in the eastern Mexico state of Veracruz says seven... More...

Belgian police hunt suspect

BRUSSELS (AP) — As the number of victims in the Brussels suicide attacks rose to 35, Belgian... More...

Local Sports

Bedford keeps overall edge in County Cup

Bisons also control boys race, Everett girls making a surge

The Bedford boys and Everett girls hold the lead in the BCAA County Cup competition after the... More...

Dieringer beats out Retherford, others for wrestling’s ‘Heisman’

NEWTON, IA — After more than 10 years, the Hodge Trophy finally returns to Stillwater as... More...

Sports Briefs

Carthew starting solid for Juniata softball   Chestnut Ridge graduate Jen Carthew, seen above... More...