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July 5, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Plans unveiled for area racing museum

Bedford County visitors and residents may soon have the chance to enjoy another piece of the... More...

Special Sections


History group to meet July 22

The Dutch Corner History Group will meet at 2 p.m. July 22 at the Old Stone School, Messiah Church... More...

Local gardeners study to become consultants

The Bedford County Garden Club hosted the National Garden Club’s Gardening Study School in... More...

Where is Snickers?

Snickers, the Everett Free Library’s mascot, is shown here in front of an Everett landmark.... More...


Exploiting guest workers

Guest editorial

So far this year, employers in the United States have hired some 80,000 foreign guest workers for... More...

Old Photo Album

These students are standing outside Cumberland Valley School, probably in the early... More...

The fraud goes on

Last week the Supreme Court of the United States voted that President Obama exceeded his authority... More...

State/National Sports

Polanco’s two home runs lift Bucs over Cards

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Gregory Polanco found the best way to take the pressure off his ailing left... More...

Williams sisters move ahead at Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) — It was raining, ever so slightly, and her Wimbledon fourthround match was... More...

Cubs, Mets, Phillies pick up victories at home

CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant hit his NL-best 24th home run before leaving with a bruised leg,... More...

Man killed in ATV crash

A19-year-old Lewisberry resident died from injuries sustained in an all-terrain vehicle accident at... More...

Village marks 40th year

Above, Andrea Blackburn, 1, of New Paris, shakes hands with Uncle Sam during Old Bedford... More...

Top of th' Morning

Downtown Bedford Inc. fireworks that were canceled on Monday will be rescheduled.  According... More...


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Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
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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
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Mary Magdalene Bussard - 2018-11-03
Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
Samuel H. Ray - 2018-11-02
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Myra W. Ritchey - 2018-11-01
Memorial Service - 2018-11-01
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Regional Classifieds
  • 572 Bid Notice Coalmont Borough Council is accepting bids for snowplowing and ashing responsibilities. Less than one mile of streets. Bids will be accepted until Wednesday, December 5 at 6 p.m. Council reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.
  • 571 The 2019 Proposed Budgets for Saxton Borough are available for review at the Saxton Borough Office. Office hours are Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. The office is located at 707 9th Street.
  • Local contracting company looking for lead carpenters with experience in framing, finish work, roofing, and blueprints. 5 years experience and good work ethics required. Competitive wages. Steady work. Call 814-652-6294
  • DS ELECTRICAL Light Commercial & Residential Services DAVID W STIGERS III Certified Electrician Fully Insured **Free Estimates** (814) 285-8073 PA #125152
  • Part Time Delivery Driver, and Needed - Home every night. Must have Class A CDL with Tanker. I year Experience. Full heath benefits. Paid holidays. Safety and Christmas Bonuses. Retirement. Wages discussed at time of interview. Interested candidates please call: Tri-County Bulk Milk Haulers, Inc 814-652-5742
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • 1 Bedroom Efficiency Apartment- Main St., Manns Choice. $350/month. Pets additional. Small Farmhouse- 3 bedrooms, appliances. $700/month. No smoking/pets. 814-623-8696
  • McCOY'S ORCHARD Apples: Jonagold, Stayman Winesap, McIntosh, Cortland, Red and Golden Delicious Fresh Cider Homemade Apple Butter & Local Honey Monday- Friday: 9am-5pm Saturday: 9am-4pm Fishertown, Rte. 56 839-4612 or 839-4141
  • HOG FARM HIRING 488 Jay Rd., Clearville Full time and day shift, benefits available. Apply in person or call 814-784-3500, leave message.


‘Major improvements’ cited in Chesney show

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Officials in Pittsburgh said they were pleased with the way they handled... More...


July 3-9, 2016  ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20   Aries, there is much you want others to... More...

Chestnut downs record 70 hot dogs

NEW YORK (AP) — Joey “Jaws” Chestnut beat his own record in regaining the Mustard... More...


News briefs

Security tightened as death toll hits 157   BAGHDAD (AP) — As the death toll from the... More...

Four killed in bombing near one of Islam’s holiest sites

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A suicide bombing outside one of Islam’s holiest... More...

Local Sports

Brad Feight captures Charlie Walter 42

Charlie Walter was known for his hard-nosed racing and never backing down from a challenge. ... More...

Bedford pitching, defense stops Romney, 8-1

The Bedford Post 113 American Legion baseball team finds itself in an unusual situation. ... More...

Akron dumps Altoona; Newman extends streak

AKRON, Ohio — The Altoona Curve dropped the series opener against the Akron RubberDucks, 5-3,... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deeds

Bradley S. Lingenfelter to Pa Dept of Trans, Pavia Twp., $1.  Wilbur D. Feathers* to Pa Dept... More...