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December 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

ACM to hold commencement ceremonies today

CUMBERLAND, Md. — Allegany College of Maryland will hold commencement exercises Friday, Dec.... More...

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County Patriots give donation to Toys for Tots

At the December meeting of the Bedford County Patriots, Sgts. Ignacio Juarez and Anthony Segovia,... More...

Special Olympics receive check

Two members of Bedford County Special Olympics management and coaching staffs, Carla Pineda and... More...

HiSet test set to return to Center for Community Action

Center for Community Action announced Thursday the return of the paper based High School... More...

Local Sports

Ridge girls defeat Johnstown Christian

FISHERTOWN — On Thursday, the Chestnut Ridge Lady Lions did a lot of things they... More...

Lions top Mounties to begin their mat season

FISHERTOWN — Jared McGill only had to glance a few steps up on the podium in Hershey last... More...

2016 Bedford Gazette Volleyball All-Stars

Bedford, Chestnut Ridge, and Claysburg-Kimmel each earned two first-team members on the 2016... More...



TRINITY Lutheran Church, on the Public Square at 106 W. Penn St., Bedford, will be gathering with... More...

St. James Episcopal Church celebrates historic anniversary

On Dec. 4, parishioners of St. James Episcopal Church in Bedford commemorated the 150th... More...

St. John’s in Bedford to present Christmas cantata Sunday

The Adult Choir of St. John’s Evangelical & Reformed United Church of Christ, 144 W. John... More...

Hyndman looks to improve on test scores in 2017

HYNDMAN — The key word is improvement when it comes to test scores, said Dr. Tom Otis, CEO of... More...

Remembering Foundry Art Studio founder

Friends of Melinda “Mouse” Myers Grass, remembered her fondly as a regimented woman who... More...

Top of th' Morning

Church walk is scheduled for Dec.... More...


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David H. James - 2017-11-20
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-18
Clarence A. Gohn - 2017-11-18
Lloyd B. Hansen - 2017-11-18
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
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Esther A. Rabenstein - 2017-11-06
Crystal I. Miller - 2017-11-06
Edythe A. Martin - 2017-11-06
John D. Kane - 2017-11-02
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Trump picks his Interior chief, supporter of drilling

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Iran deal can be enforced

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Concentrate on future hacking

The presidential election has come and gone except in the hearts of a forlorn, desperate, leftist... More...

State/National Sports

Craig Sager’s death brings an outpouring of reaction

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Steelers protecting Roethlisberger well

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Kris Letang out for Penguins

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