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May 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Top of th' Morning

Bedford, Everett, Chestnut Ridge, and Claysburg baseball teams will play in the District 6... More...

Special Sections

State/National

Two people shot at graduation ceremony

AUGUSTA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been wounded at a high school graduation... More...

Elevator problems cause another closure

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Monument is closed again because of what the National Park... More...

Texas bus company in crash faced vehicle problems before

LAREDO, Texas (AP) — The small South Texas bus company involved in a rollover crash that... More...

Local Sports

Everett grads big parts of teams’ successes

Zanella wins 800 at PSACs; Clark helped Potomac St. make nationals

MANSFIELD – The California University of Pennsylvania women’s track & field team... More...

Altoona sweeps Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. – The Altoona Curve jumped ahead early and finished a four game sweep of the... More...

Bellwood teams top C-K

BELLWOOD — Bellwood’s Sawyer Kline threw a three-hitter with 10 strikeouts and had two... More...

Worship

News briefs

IS attacks leave 29 dead across Iraq   BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group launched a... More...

Blessed events

Jamie and Dakota McClucas, of Fishertown, are pleased to announce the arrival of a son, born May 3... More...

Vital Statistics

Graham, Gordon united in marriage

Lexie Lynne Graham and Blair Christopher Gordon were united in marriage at 3 p.m. May 7 in the... More...

Johnson, Morris wed

Kelsie Marie Johnson and Timothy Allen Morris exchanged wedding vows in a double-ring ceremony... More...

Marguerite Simpson turns 100 years old

Marguerite Aileen (Bowser) Simpson, of Madley, is celebrating her 100th birthday today, May... More...

‘Bark for Life’ dogs, owners brave the rain

EVERETT — Torrential rains prevented canine participation in the obstacle course and relay at... More...

Hospital Day celebrated

UPMC Bedford Memorial hosted its annual Hospital Day... More...

Obituaries

Cynthia Koontz - 2018-11-17
Louis F. Toke - 2018-11-16
James T. Kalfas - 2018-11-14
Donald Jay Watkins - 2018-11-14
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-14
Joseph M. Seifert - 2018-11-14
Thelma Louise Hale - 2018-11-14
Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
Margaret Irene Snyder - 2018-11-13
Mary Elizabeth Growden - 2018-11-12
Doris V. Shippey - 2018-11-12
Alma R. Mickey - 2018-11-12
Vera C. Gardner - 2018-11-10
Gary J. Grabill - 2018-11-10
Robert (Bob) E. Gordon - 2018-11-09
Margaret Parks - 2018-11-08
Betty Marie Fleegle - 2018-11-07
John H. Keller - 2018-11-07
Julia C. May - 2018-11-07
Betty J. Hasting - 2018-11-06
Walter Thomas Jones - 2018-11-06
Vicky Lynn Smith - 2018-11-06
Ralph J. Bogel - 2018-11-05
Cindy Lou Straley - 2018-11-05
Wilhelmina L. Thompson - 2018-11-05
Allegra F. Morral - 2018-11-03
Mary Magdalene Bussard - 2018-11-03
Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
Samuel H. Ray - 2018-11-02
Lucille Lucko - 2018-11-01
Myra W. Ritchey - 2018-11-01
Memorial Service - 2018-11-01
Josephine G. Adolphson - 2018-10-31
Robert W. Bechtel - 2018-10-30
Harry W. Foster - 2018-10-30

Local

Bedford Elementary third graders mark Environmental Day

Bedford Elementary third graders marked Environmental Day on May... More...

Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Tonight: Partly... More...

Organist Nicholas Will to perform in Bedford

Organist Nicholas Will is the final artist in the PA Consort’s 2015-16 Guest Artist Series,... More...

Editorial

The high cost of college

Guest editorial

Pennsylvania colleges are the second least affordable in the country, according to the “... More...

Old Photo Album

Bob Taylor of Bedford is pictured here in 1970. He is marking his 56th year of participating in... More...

Dry rot in academia

Column

Jason Riley has now joined the long and distinguished list of people invited — and then... More...

State/National Sports

Cole, Kang lead Pirates past first-place Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — While the attention was on Jon Lester’s quest for a second no-hitter,... More...

Raptors advance in playoffs

TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 35 points, DeMar DeRozan had 28 and the Toronto Raptors beat... More...

Pens, Lightning off to chippy start in series

PITTSBURGH (AP) — So much for niceties and the promise of fluid, free-flowing hockey. In the... More...