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December 10, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Hallelujah!

Conductor Christopher Bartley leads the 50-plus volunteer choir Friday in a rehearsal for the... More...

Special Sections

Local

Finding a new pet

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

Weather Today

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Saturday night:... More...

Tree lights up in Harrisburg

Guests join Gov. Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf as they light the tree at the tree lighting... More...

Editorial

Checking it twice

Columnist

Last week, I made an imaginary list of things that I have to do this month, and am sure that many... More...

Replace fee with fair tax

Guest editorial

When industry-friendly state lawmakers gave a gift to gas drillers in the form of a “local... More...

Old Photo Album

This couple, who live in Shaffer Apartments, Everett, just recently celebrated their 70th wedding... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers seek to continue winning against Bills

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Receiver Antonio Brown is well aware of the Pittsburgh... More...

Plenty of possibilities in NFL season’s final stretch

And down the stretch they come.  The Cowboys already are in the playoffs. The Patriots and... More...

Scoreboard

Full Story

Celebrating the miracle birth

Right, Justin and Kesha Smith, of Bedford, play Joseph and Mary for the Crossroads Bible... More...

County’s jobless rate holds at 6.4%

Bedford County’s unemployment picture showed both the labor force and the number of employed... More...

Top of th' Morning

Local author will speak... More...

Obituaries

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
Harry R. Ritchey - 2018-07-03
Iola B. Clark - 2018-07-03
Dora M. Williams - 2018-07-03

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State/National

Obama creates ‘resilience area’ to protect Bering ecosystem

By Dan Joling  Associated Press  ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama... More...

McConnell to coal-state Dems: Accept 4-month deal for miners

WASHINGTON (AP) — Coal-state Democrats who are threatening a government shutdown over health... More...

Churches vow to offer sanctuary to people in US illegally

BROCKTON,... More...

World

Aged seabird is expecting again

HONOLULU (AP) — The world’s oldest known seabird is expecting — again. ... More...

Blast kills 30 in Nigeria, terrorist group blamed

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Two women suicide bombers blew themselves up at a bustling market in... More...

Fears arise about the missing in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — Nearly two weeks into a crushing blitz, Syrian forces and their allies have... More...

Local Sports

Northern Bedford tops Bedford in opener

LOYSBURG — Forced to play with a short bench for at least the early part of this new season,... More...

Lady Warriors win local battle over Lady Bisons

WINDBER — Sometimes it pays off to believe in yourself.  Everett coach Keith Moyer did... More...

Ridge boys begin season by beating Claysburg

Lady Lions, Lady Bulldogs will draw consolation action today

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge boys basketball team used a strong second quarter in a 73-53... More...