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April 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Community has chance to aid in regional plan

Residents now have the opportunity to voice their opinions on what issues should be of most... More...

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ATV donated to Claysburg Fire Co.

Claysburg Volunteer Fire Company Station recently received a John Deere all-terrain vehicle... More...

County Players announce 2017 theater schedule

The Bedford County Players are promising a 2017 theater season full of lies, lyrics and laughter... More...

Five generations together

In this five generations photo, Friends Cove resident Dolsie Diehl, 101, seated, is shown holding... More...


China launches its 1st unmanned cargo spacecraft

BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday launched its first unmanned cargo spacecraft on a mission to... More...


Trustee: Voice of clueless

Guest editorial

Albert L. Lord doesn't get it. Like far too many who have wasted both energy and breath defending... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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A China deal to remember

It's tricky and scary, this business of trying to get North Korea's tyrannical regime to give up... More...

State/National Sports

Pens eliminate Blue Jackets with 5-2 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby and Scott Wilson scored 51 seconds apart in the third period,... More...

Hayes gets 25 years for Smith’s shooting

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The man who fatally shot retired New Orleans Saints star Will Smith and... More...

Sabres clean house by firing GM Murray and coach Bylsma

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — General manager Tim Murray ran out of time to rebuild the Buffalo Sabres... More...

Cyber, charter schools cost ‘unsustainable’ for Everett

EVERETT — The cost of Everett Area School District students to attend outside cyber and cyber... More...

Trump orders probe into steel imports’ impact to US

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump directed his administration Thursday to expedite a... More...

Top of th' Morning

Graduating homeschool, private school or cyberschool students are asked to call the... More...


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James R. Heffner - 2018-03-23
Virginia M. Reed - 2018-03-23
Evelyn D. Foreman - 2018-03-22
Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
Anna Mae Beegle Wertz - 2018-03-20
Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
Roxanna M. Brant - 2018-03-19
Patricia Lynn Foltz - 2018-03-19
Ronald Lee Markwood - 2018-03-17
Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
Christine Diane Martin - 2018-03-17
Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
Larry B. Reiff - 2018-03-14
Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
Stocks - 2018-03-07
Paul W. Brinton Jr. - 2018-03-06
James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
Anna E. Graybill - 2018-03-03
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Massachusetts charter school teacher is named Teacher of the Year

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts high school teacher who was named National Teacher of the Year... More...

Friars want to nix case in supervision of predator

HOLLIDAYSBURG (AP) — Three Franciscan friars have asked a judge to dismiss criminal charges... More...

Alcoa moving headquarters from NY back to Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Alcoa Corp. is moving its global headquarters — but very few jobs... More...

Local Sports

NBC girls sweep tri-meet, Everett edges Williamsburg

LOYSBURG — Northern Bedford’s girls track and field team swept a tri-meet against... More...

Bithell signs with Juniata for basketball

Tussey Mountain senior Andrew Bithell signed a letter of intent to play men’s basketball at... More...

Karate students complete black belt testing

On November 6, 2016 students for the Bedford Karate School traveled to the C.S. Kim Karate School... More...



SPAGHETTI dinner and bake sale will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. April 29 at Real Life Church, Bedford,... More...

Meeting, hymn sing set

The Rainsburg Methodist Protestant Union Cemetery Association will host its 52nd annual meeting... More...

Conference begins April 28

The Fishertown Area United Methodist Churches of Mount Union, Pine Grove, Sloans Hollow and Point... More...