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September 22, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

GOP health bill offers provisions aimed at helping 2 states

WASHINGTON (AP) — Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra... More...

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Legion officers, new members installed

American Legion Post Legion Riders recently installed their officers for... More...

Senior menus

The menu for the senior centers in Bedford County for... More...


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Girl still buried in ruins of Mexico school, anxiety grows

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the ruins of her school... More...

A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after... More...

In Alaska town packed with cabs, bootleggers will give you a ride

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A far-flung Alaska town is known for having streets that are among... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers unbeaten, try to avoid letdown vs. Bears

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers’ record is... More...

Pittsburgh at Chicago

PITTSBURGH (2-0) at CHICAGO (0-2)  Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS  OPENING LINE — Steelers... More...

Kid at play: Steelers’ Smith-Schuster making a splash

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The NFL’s youngest player rides his bike to work, runs to the local... More...



RICKY Howsare will present a concert at 7 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Chestnut Ridge Independent... More...

Girl who received shoe box gift speaks at Presbyterian church

Jaki Steward, Easton, Maryland, talked about her experience receiving a shoebox through Operation... More...

Church welcomes new pastor, family

The Breezewood Community Church welcomes Pastor Tim and Kelley Kirschner and their family. The... More...

Everett school board introduces principal

EVERETT — The new Everett Area High School principal is looking to integrate himself into the... More...

State Rep. hoping to rename 'Negro Mountain'

MEYERSDALE, Pa. (AP) — It's an attention grabber, for sure. Enough so that people pull over... More...

Top of th' Morning

Center for Community Action’s last day to do scan fingerprinting is Sept. 29.  The... More...


Larry F. Stabnau - 2018-01-20
Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-19
Obituary Correction - 2018-01-19
Margaret G. Baker - 2018-01-18
Belva Mae Logeston - 2018-01-18
George E. Hutzell - 2018-01-18
Mabel Baker Jordan - 2018-01-17
Kenneth W. Watkins - 2018-01-17
Kurt W. Moorhead - 2018-01-17
Eva Mae Strenski - 2018-01-16
Obituary correction - 2018-01-16
Ronald E. Fochtman - 2018-01-15
Donna E. Snyder - 2018-01-15
Patricia R. Wilson - 2018-01-15
Lois C. Miller - 2018-01-15
Marcia E. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Clifford J. Simmons - 2018-01-15
Wayne L. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-13
Hortense E. Keays - 2018-01-13
Margaret M. Maslanik - 2018-01-13
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-12
Merle Abe Barton - 2018-01-11
Jennifer Sue Kania - 2018-01-11
Sean Thomas Reilly - 2018-01-11
Ray Vincent Chathams - 2018-01-11
E. Irene Duppstadt - 2018-01-11
Eleanor W. Shambach - 2018-01-11
Ashley Sue Adolphson - 2018-01-10
Madelyn Oldham - 2018-01-10
Ruth Mary Gladfelter - 2018-01-10
Catherine June Simmons - 2018-01-10
Tom Bowser - 2018-01-09
Janyth Kay Thomas - 2018-01-09
Terrence D. Hann - 2018-01-09
Betty Jane Hess - 2018-01-09
Christopher V. Brockey - 2018-01-08
Catherine E. Matulnes - 2018-01-08
David Mark Becker - 2018-01-06
Dorlin Waldo Hay - 2018-01-06
Rodney L. Hasting - 2018-01-05
Robert A. Berger - 2018-01-04
Shirley J. Kensinger - 2018-01-04
Gregory G. Weyant - 2018-01-04
Linda D. Kurtz - 2018-01-03
Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-03
Elvin F. Marshall - 2018-01-03
Erma L. Bulger - 2018-01-02
James Alan Feather - 2018-01-02
Robin Feathers - 2018-01-02

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Diocese names board to oversee clergy sex abuse allegations

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese has appointed a five-member board to oversee its... More...

NTSB: Sleep apnea, speed cited in NYC-area train crashes

The engineers of two commuter trains that slammed into New York City-area stations in the last year... More...

Ohio increases fines to $2.3M against pipeline developer

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's environmental regulators have more than doubled the proposed fines... More...


Ex- cons’ return to society

Guest editorial

The debt many prison inmates pay to society isn’t the end of the price tab for their... More...

Old Photo Album

Delores Jean Karns Taylor and Leslie Kay Crawley Dively are shown in this photo around 1956 in the... More...

Better health? Run from Bernie

The socialist threat best known as... More...

Local Sports

Bedford netters top Chestnut Ridge, 4-1

FISHERTOWN — While the scores did not reflect the outcome, the battle between Bedford and... More...

Bedford, NB girls soccer teams top league foes

JOHNSTOWN — Bedford’s girls soccer team picked up a 3-0 victory over Laurel Highlands... More...

Everett, Bedford boys soccer teams earn wins

Bedford ended a three-game losing skid as the Bisons downed unbeaten Bishop McCort 1-0, Thursday.... More...