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August 2, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

GOP to reach out to Dems on health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans showed signs Tuesday of reaching out to Democrats for a joint... More...

Special Sections


Bedford County Conservation honors technician, announces scholarship winner

Far left, Bedford County Conservation District Manager Jennifer Lentz Kovacs stands with retiree... More...

Savoring freedom after decades on the inside

Locked up for Life

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a three-part series examining juvenile life without... More...

Saxton man jailed following assault claim

A Saxton man is in jail after he allegedly grabbed his wife by the throat and lifted her off the... More...


Protect eyes for eclipse

Guest editorial

The solar eclipse in August is fast becoming one of the major leisure events of the year, maybe... More...

Old Photo Album

This photo, originally published July 10 when readers were asked to identify the family, has been... More...

Sessions lessons

Transparency, thy name is Trump, Donald Trump. No filter, no governor, no editor lies between his... More...

State/National Sports

Hamilton, Winker power Reds past Pirates 9-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Billy Hamilton hit a three-run homer and tripled, Eugenio Suarez and rookie... More...

McCutchen: Pirates will “work with what we got”

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Andrew McCutchen has watched the slow but steady exodus from the Pittsburgh... More...

Perez finally in good company

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Pat Perez is in his 16th season on the PGA Tour and finally feeling like... More...

Breast cancer committee goes independent

A group of volunteers based in Bedford County, formerly working as the Making Strides Against... More...

County OKs incentives for C&Y agency workers

Bedford County Children and Youth Services will be paying its employees more this year in an effort... More...

Top of th' Morning

The last day to register for flag football through Bedford Parks and Rec will be Friday. This is... More...


Raymond J. 'Ray' Nave - 2017-11-23
Ronald L. Dixon - 2017-11-22
Richard D. Dodson Sr. - 2017-11-21
Roger Anthony Fitzhugh - 2017-11-21
Donna B. Hillegass - 2017-11-20
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
John E. Waugerman - 2017-11-16
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
Edythe A. Martin - 2017-11-06

Regional Classifieds
  • 564A BUDGET 2017 The proposed budget for the year 2018 for Hopewell Township, Huntingdon County is open for inspection, by appointment, at the home of the secretary at 18179 Peach Orchard Lane, James Creek, Pa. 16657 until December , 2017 when it will be considered for adoption. Wendy Melius, Secretary
  • 590 MEETING NOTICE The Saxton Borough Council will hold their next monthly meeting on December 11, 217at 6 pm. The meeting will be held at 707 9th Street, Saxton, PA.
  • 563A Bid Request Sealed bids will be received until December 2, 2017 for an hourly rate for skid loader, back hoe, track hoe services. All bids must include a valid driver's license and proof of insurance. Bids will be open at the meeting on Saturday, December 2, 2017. The supervisors reserve the right to reject any or all bids. Bids can be sent to: Hopewell Township, 18179 Peach Orchard Lane, James Creek, Pa. 16657. Wendy Melius, Secretary
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Winterize your Vehicles Now Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • EVERETT- 2-bedroom w/appliances included, water, trash, sewer $650/month, security deposit and lease required. Available Dec. 1st. 814-285-0107.
  • Everett Borough- 2-Bedroom House. Off-street parking, no pets, appliances included, lease/security deposit required. Yard and Storage Garage. $650.00/month. Call (814) 652-5148.
  • FISHERTOWN, RIDGEWOOD HEIGHTS AREA Newer 2-bedroom apartment All major appliances. Security deposit. No smoking. No pets. Phone (814)733-4387 or (814)839-9346.
  • SCHOOL VAN DRIVERS Maxwell Transportation Accepting Applications Part-time Van Drivers Immediate Opening Bedford-Everett-Chestnut Ridge School Districts Call 814-276-3898
  • HOUSE FOR RENT- CLAYSBURG AREA 2 Bedroom 1 Bath. $700 Rent & Security. Water & Sewer included. Call 814-330-3329
  • One Bedroom APARTMENTS FOR RENT BEDFORD Most utilities included. No smoking. No pets. Security deposit and renter insurance required. Call Today: (814) 652-2397


News briefs

Ed. Dept. may reverse student loan decision   WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department... More...

Senate confirms Trump choice to direct FBI

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate overwhelmingly confirmed Christopher Wray to lead the FBI,... More...

US to waive laws to build border wall

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration said Tuesday that it will waive environmental... More...


Two Venezuelan opposition leaders jailed; crisis escalates

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Teams of heavily armed security agents seized two of... More...

Local Sports

Dull working towards a future in baseball

In the game of baseball, coaches and scouts look for five tools to judge a baseball... More...

Moxham PNA falls short at Pony-13 World Series

WHITTIER, California — The Moxham PNA entry in the Pony-13 Baseball World Series took second... More...