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March 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Obamacare repeal vote put off in stinging setback for Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — After seven years of fervent promises to repeal and replace "Obamacare,"... More...

Special Sections


Work to start on Rt. 56 bridge

HOLLIDAYSBURG —  Construction for the Route 56 (Quaker Valley Road) bridge, spanning... More...

Bloody Run Historical Society readies for season start

EVERETT — The Bloody Run Historical Society met Tuesday evening to solidify plans for the... More...

Man charged with assault and DUI enters guilty plea

A Hyndman man, charged with assault and DUI entered pleas of guilty in Bedford County Court of... More...


London defiant as IS claims attack by British ex-con, 52

LONDON (AP) — Authorities on Thursday identified a 52-year-old Briton as the man who mowed... More...

Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames Russia

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow... More...

Mexican journalist shot dead in northern state of Chihuahua

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican reporter was gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on... More...

Local Sports

Bison netters topple Golden Eagles, 4-1

While the temperatures slowly climbing out of the wintry slumber that has plagued the area the last... More...

Three teams in tight battle for County Cup title

Bedford, Chestnut Ridge, and Everett are all within striking range in the 2016-17 BCAA County Cup... More...

White Sox’s coach helps local players

Lifelong friendships are forged in college and can last a lifetime, and that is the case between... More...



WESTERN Pennsylvania native Naomi Ord will be the guest speaker for the Bedford Christian and... More...

Preacher’s Point

How much do Christians influence friends and family?

As a Christian how much influence do you have? Do your friends and family consider your... More...

Hyndman reimbursement to increase

HYNDMAN — HOPE for Hyndman Charter School will see an increase in its reimbursement rate over... More...

Ridge forensics team delivers first-ever wins

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge forensics team may not be a spectator sport, but they are... More...

Top of th' Morning

A free clothing giveaway will be held.  The event will be held at God’s Closet from 9... More...


Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-23
Walter D. Carlin Jr. - 2018-02-22
Ronald John McEldowney - 2018-02-22
Harold C. O'Brien - 2018-02-21
Sharon Diane Helsel - 2018-02-21
Obituary Addition - 2018-02-21
Betty Louise Whiteside - 2018-02-20
J. Louise Gardner - 2018-02-20
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-20
Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-20
Jan Randolph Knavel - 2018-02-19
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-19
Jay H. Shroyer Sr. - 2018-02-19
Frank P. Wertz Jr. - 2018-02-17
Raymond T. Boore - 2018-02-16
Randy Lee College - 2018-02-16
Belva Eileen Ewig - 2018-02-16
Robert Joseph Chnapko - 2018-02-16
Evelyn Grace Ebersole - 2018-02-16
Dorsey Roy Wertz - 2018-02-16
Carl E. Elliott - 2018-02-13
Ms. Florence E. Smith - 2018-02-13
James R. Barnett - 2018-02-12
Harold A. Shriner - 2018-02-12
Harold Eugene Diehl - 2018-02-09
Robert H. Grubb - 2018-02-08
Norma J. Emerson - 2018-02-07
Norman A. Hush - 2018-02-07
Denise Dawn Lawson - 2018-02-07
Christopher R. Ranker - 2018-02-07
A. Darlene Walters - 2018-02-07
Thomas E. Croyle - 2018-02-06
Melvin Ray Emerick - 2018-02-06
Mark G. Leibfreid - 2018-02-06
Thelma Mae Dunkle - 2018-02-05
John O. Sparks - 2018-02-05

Regional Classifieds
  • FOR RENT: Small Store Front. Aprox. 900sq ft. sewage, water, trash and parshal heating. $500/month. Call 814-977-2766 or 814-977-7847
  • HELP WANTED Pallet Handler. Full Time. Must be able to be on feet all day and be able to lift 70lbs Mon-Thurs, Day Shift. Call (814)624-5298 or (414)897-1306. If not answer, please leave message.
  • 1993 FORD TEMPO- Inspection current, some rust, new distributor, new starter, $1,200, call 623-1912.
  • Very Nice, One Bedroom Second floor, Clean and Bright. Many Extras. No pets. $550/month. Call- 814- 977-0146
  • CLASS A - TRUCK DRIVER Position requires tanker endorsement and at least 1 year tractor/trailer driving experience and/or certification from accredited driving school. Pick-up raw milk from local farms and deliver to processing plants. Travel within a 100 mile radius of Bedford, PA - HOME EVERY NIGHT! Benefits include health and vision insurance, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Interested applicants call 814-847-2742 H. EUGENE KOONTZ TRUCKING, INC.
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  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • 844A BID NOTICE The Chestnut Ridge School District will accept bids on the following up to the time specified on March 16, 2018, at which time the bids will be opened at the business office in the Chestnut Ridge Middle School, Fishertown, PA 15539. The public and bidders are invited to attend the bid opening. 1. Electrical Supplies - 9:15 a.m. 2. Maintenance Supplies - 9:30 a.m. Sealed bids should be clearly identified and mailed to Mr. Dennis K. Shaffer, Business Manager, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539, phone 814-839-4195, extension 2003. The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. Dennis K. Shaffer Acting Board Secretary
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026


JFK diary written in post-World War II Europe up for auction

BOSTON (AP) — A diary kept by a young John F. Kennedy during his brief stint as a journalist... More...

VA urges hiring surge to shrink backlog

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs is warning of a rapidly growing backlog... More...

‘Town That Garbage Built’ for sale for $1.5 million

REDUCTION, Pa. (AP) — “The Town That Garbage Built” is up for sale.  A... More...


Redistricting fight heats up

Guest editorial

Are Pennsylvania voters starting to wake up? Carol Kuniholm thinks so — and we hope... More...

Ryan plan for America’s health

Obamacare came at the American people as an endlessly complicated, incomprehensibly detailed,... More...

Old Photo Album

Pictured here is Mary Virginia (Bucklew) Zembower, in her 1935 senior year. She is celebrating her... More...

State/National Sports

Turris, Ryan score in shootout as Senators edge Penguins

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Kyle Turris and Bobby Ryan scored in the shootout to lift the Ottawa... More...

Zack Greinke has solid start against Cubs

Zack Greinke has one more spring start before he embarks on what he hopes is a bounce-back season... More...

NFL owners mull rule changes

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL owners will consider proposals next week to cut regular season overtime... More...