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May 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Volunteers sought for planting help.  The Bedford Joint Municipal Authority is seeking... More...

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From the past into the present

From. . . a promise made - to - a promise kept

“In my mind it is still crystal clear where I was and what I was doing on... More...

Weather Today

Patchy frost in the morning. Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph. Friday night:... More...


An unidentified man sold four video games that did not belong to... More...


Terrorism suspected in crash of Egyptian jet; 66 feared dead

CAIRO (AP) — An EgyptAir jetliner en route from Paris to Cairo with 66 people aboard veered... More...

Local Sports

Bedford teams win D5 championships

County qualifies 13 individual events, four relays for state meet

LOYSBURG — Sometimes a good start can lead to a great day for a team.  The Bedford track... More...

Bisons top Warriors to open D6-AA playoffs

The storylines for both the Bedford and Everett baseball teams couldn’t be any more... More...

Philipsburg outlasts Chestnut Ridge in 10th inning

PHILIPSBURG — After Josh Earnest dominated the game for Philipsburg-Osceola for nine innings,... More...



YARD sale will be held at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church parish hall, 161 E. First Ave.,... More...

Seven youth confirmed

St. John’s United Church of Christ, 144 W John Street, Bedford, celebrated the Confirmation... More...

Survey shows youth alcohol use down

A statewide survey released last month revealed that Bedford County youth are using less alcohol,... More...

Presentations showcase Everett ecological education

EVERETT — Two special presentations highlighted the beautification and increase in ecological... More...

Day of Enlightenment highlights mental health issues

Candles burned brightly in recognition of Mental Health Awareness month during the 15th Annual Day... More...


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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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Google Daydream VR: With opportunity comes challenges

NEW YORK (AP) — Upcoming virtual-reality headsets based on Google's new Daydream VR system... More...

State Briefs

Post-recession higher ed funding hit hard, report says   HARRISBURG,... More...

Beaver County photography studio to close after 125 years

ROCHESTER,... More...


Trump: Unite GOP

Guest editorial

With both Ted Cruz and John Kasich ending their campaigns for the presidency, it now appears... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Focus: medical mistakes

First, do no harm. Doctors get that. They embrace... More...

State/National Sports

Polanco leads Pirates past Braves

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle moved Gregory Polanco into the... More...

Curve blow two leads, streak over

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — The Altoona Curve lost a pair of late leads and had a rally quieted in the... More...

Phil to return $1 million

NEW YORK (AP) — Phil Mickelson paid off a debt to a professional gambler with nearly $1... More...