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Fifth Annual Wills Mountain Festival is set for Aug. 5-7

The Fifth Annual Wills Mountain Festival is gearing up for their mid-summer shindig — a... More...

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Weather Today

Partly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mainly in the afternoon. Hot. Humid with highs... More...


A house was egged in New Paris.  State police said the incident occurred at 3736 Cortland... More...

Colonial Courtyard to participate in Senior Day

The residents and staff at Colonial Courtyard at Bedford senior living community will participate... More...


Breaking a public trust

Guest editorial

Newspapers make a lot of noise about transparency, mostly about closed-door meetings where elected... More...

Different Strokes —

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Trump backers making sense

You don't have to think Donald Trump should be elected president to think those having at some of... More...



HYMN sing will be held at the Hyndman Campgrounds on July 24. The event will begin at 3... More...

Gospel Heralds to sing at Faith Brethren church

The Gospel Heralds, a singing group from Appalachian Bible College in Bradley, West Virginia, will... More...

Steel City to lead gospel sing

Steel City from Sutersville will be featured in a gospel sing at Friendship Village Campground in... More...

Your Safe Haven settles into new home in Bedford

Your Safe Haven went from preparing to move to new facilities in early June to finding a place to... More...

Trump’s convention pledge: Safety will be restored

CLEVELAND (AP) — Declaring America in crisis, Donald Trump pledged to cheering Republicans... More...

Top of th' Morning

A produce giveaway will be held today from 9 a.m. to noon.  Bedford Food Outreach on School... More...


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Obituary Addition - 2018-02-21
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J. Louise Gardner - 2018-02-20
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-20
Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-20
Jan Randolph Knavel - 2018-02-19
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Mugginess linked to crops working up a ‘corn sweat’

CHICAGO (AP) — The Midwest’s first dangerous bout of heat and humidity this summer is... More...

Theme park puts items on the block

ORLANDO,... More...

Autopilot technology drives Teslas but comes with warnings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Tesla in Autopilot mode can drive itself but it’s not a... More...

Local Sports

Altoona drops seventh straight game in 7-1 loss to Akron

ALTOONA — The Altoona Curve dropped their seventh straight game to extend a season-worst... More...

McCoy becomes an All-American

Chestnut Ridge’s Justin McCoy ensured himself of All-American status on Thursday at the 2016... More...

State/National Sports

Liriano fans 13 as Pirates beat Brewers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Francisco Liriano took another step toward putting his season-long control... More...

Marlins top Phillies behind 16-hit effort, Cards win

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tom Koehler pitched eight strong innings, Ichiro Suzuki moved within four... More...

Steelers enter another camp with Super Bowl aspirations

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Antonio Brown spent a significant portion of his offseason sashaying his... More...