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May 11, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

God’s Closet provides free clothes to the community

Twice a month, a local Bedford church offers the community an opportunity to gain free clothing... More...

Special Sections


Donna Whitford-Housel named Teacher of Year

Donna Whitford-Housel, from Buffalo Mills, was honored as Teacher of the Year by the Community Arts... More...

May Pets-in-Need food drive in honor of fallen pet

The May Pets-in-Need pet food drive will be held in memory of Rocky Balboa, companion animal of Joe... More...

Special Olympics Sectionals

Nineteen Bedford County Special Olympic athletes attended Central Sectionals April 17 at St.... More...


Pa. must help victims

Guest editorial

Justice delayed is justice denied, goes the well-known expression. The point: Someone accused of a... More...

For some, pot is prison

You may not like President Obama's political philosophy or leadership style, but you have to admit... More...

Trump/ GOP don't care

What lies behind Donald Trump’s nomination... More...

State/National Sports

Penguins blow lead, but oust Caps in OT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Bonino put a rebound past Braden Holtby 6:32 into overtime to give the... More...

Early runs lift Chestnut Ridge past Forbes Road

WATERFALL — With Chestnut Ridge’s playoff seeding basically certain, the Lady Lions are... More...

Pirates-Reds postponed for rain after delayed start

CINCINNATI (AP) — Manager Clint Hurdle likes the Pirates’ lineup so much that he... More...

Victim’s family seeking justice

For the family of a 21-year-old woman shot to death in Woodbury Township, Tuesday’s guilty... More...

Northern Bedford approves budget

LOYSBURG — Northern Bedford County School District approved its 2016-17 preliminary budget at... More...

Top of th' Morning

Events for the Young at Heart Games have been... More...


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This stings: Winter death rate for America’s bees jumps

WASHINGTON (AP) — After two years of improvement, America’s honeybees had another tough... More...

Mixture of loss, hope for Canadian town hit by wildfire

FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Charred bicycles lean on a fence in front of incinerated... More...

Scientific basis for laws on marijuana, driving questioned

WASHINGTON (AP) — Motorists are being convicted of driving under the influence of marijuana... More...


Cannes, on high alert, tries to balance security, festivity

CANNES, France (AP) — Coming six months after the Paris attacks in November, the 69th Cannes... More...

Local Sports

Everett boys, NBC girls take ICC crowns

BELLWOOD — Going into the ICC Track and Field Championships, Bellwood’s teams were... More...

Bedford boys win another LHAC championship

LORETTO — Bedford’s boys won their third Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference... More...

Ridge tops Forbes

WATERFALL — The Chestnut Ridge Lions used 10 hits to win 10-2 on Tuesday over Forbes... More...