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August 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

US wants to cap speeds on truck, bus drivers

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. is seeking to forcibly limit how fast trucks, buses and other large... More...

Special Sections


Finding purrfect home

Pets searching for a place to call home this week at the Bedford County Humane Society include... More...

Weather Today

Sunny. Very warm with highs in the lower 90s. Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming east in the... More...

Sexual assault defendant sentenced to state prison

An Everett woman convicted of child sexual abuse was sentenced to state prison in Bedford County... More...

Local Sports

Chestnut Ridge tops Everett in opener

EVERETT — A year ago, the battle between Everett and Chestnut Ridge was a fight against... More...

After rough start, Bedford hangs with BG

Bedford coach Kevin Steele wouldn’t go so far to characterize Friday night’s 34-16 loss... More...

PIAA Football Scores

REGIONAL SCORES Altoona 43, Allderdice 0 Bald Eagle Area 54,... More...

Bedford district to return to school Monday

Bedford Area School District students will head back to school on Monday, following the successful... More...

Keeping hydrated

With the 2016 football season officially underway, the Everett Warrior water crew was sure to keep... More...

Top of th' Morning

Memorial Park Conservancy invites the public to its “Twilight Tour” Saturday, Aug.... More...


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Donna B. Hillegass - 2017-11-20
David H. James - 2017-11-20
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-18
Clarence A. Gohn - 2017-11-18
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Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-16
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Dolores King - 2017-11-15
George William Davis - 2017-11-14
Clara Jane Smeltzer - 2017-11-14
Reba G. Foor - 2017-11-13
Jane W. Gorman - 2017-11-10
Martin M. Territo - 2017-11-10
Robert A. Kerr - 2017-11-10
Jeannine H. Kuffner - 2017-11-10
Harvey F. Thomas - 2017-11-09
Betty L. Walter - 2017-11-08
Harold L. Price - 2017-11-07
Paul E. Wilson - 2017-11-07
Lois Louise Fazenbaker - 2017-11-07
Anna R. Miller - 2017-11-07
James Territo - 2017-11-07
Connie L. Ickes - 2017-11-06
Esther A. Rabenstein - 2017-11-06
Crystal I. Miller - 2017-11-06
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Church just outside coal-fire cursed town hosting pilgrimage

CENTRALIA, Pa. (AP) — Centralia is the spookiest and saddest place in... More...

State Briefs

University faculty union to vote on whether to strike   HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Faculty... More...

Killing of 2 nuns leaves hole in poor community

LEXINGTON, Miss. (AP) — In the poverty-stricken Mississippi county where two nuns were slain,... More...



Don’t do that

Most of the area schools are now open for the year, and students are adjusting to early mornings,... More...

Self- driving cars’ high risk

Guest editorial

We love technology ... most of the time. We use it everyday. Sure, it can be a pain ... and it does... More...

Old Photo Album

These youngsters are all cousins taking a break for a photo at thei grandfather’s... More...

State/National Sports

Roethlisberger sharp as Steelers handle Saints, 27-14

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger torched New Orleans’ defense for 148 yards and... More...

Mercer hits grand slam, Pirates hold off Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jordy Mercer’s first career grand slam capped a five-run sixth inning... More...

Flores, Cabrera, Colon lead Mets to 9-4 win over Phillies

NEW YORK (AP) — Bartolo Colon and the New York Mets are beginning to play much... More...