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March 14, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Bedford County jobless rate stable

The Bedford County unemployment picture is stable, according to the jobs report for January from... More...

Top of th' Morning

Fundraiser... More...

Library celebration

Lila Pennell, founder of the Saxton Community Library speaks the library’s 50th anniversary... More...

Camp Cadet donation

Bedford County Camp Cadet recently received a $7,000 donation from Everett American Legion Post No.... More...

Special Sections


Egg hunt to be held March 30

Easter egg hunt will be hosted by the Relay for Life of Bedford County on March 30 at the Everett... More...

Courthouse security bids opened

Bedford County commissioners on Tuesday opened bids on proposed security upgrades at the... More...


An Osterburg man was charged with DUI.  According to state police, the incident occurred on... More...


Pope Francis marks 5th anniversary

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis marked his fifth anniversary as pope Tuesday by receiving... More...

Local Sports

Bishop Canevin gets past Everett, 46-39

EBENSBURG — Belief is a funny thing.  When a team believes in itself, it can be an... More...

Bedford netters open season with win over Tussey

The Bedford boys tennis team kicked off the 2018 season with a over Tussey 5-0 victory ... More...

Creps resigns as Bedford wrestling coach

On Monday, Brian Creps announced his resignation as the head coach of the Bedford varsity wrestling... More...

Vital Statistics


Reffners to celebrate 50th year

Harry and Marcia (Stern) Reffner of Bedford will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on... More...

NBC debates school safety

Some support letting teachers carry guns

LOYSBURG — Northern Bedford School District will continue to look at improving school safety,... More...

Old Pike authority members selected

Bedford County has named its three representatives to an authority being created to manage a... More...

House race goes down to the wire

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Hyndman Hee Haw

The Hyndman — Londonderry Lions Club hosted its 33rd annual performance of Hee Haw Friday... More...

Science projects

Ellie Wilson and Madylin Lang, both 5th-grade students of Olivia Cessna, pose with their science... More...


James T. Kalfas - 2018-11-14
Donald Jay Watkins - 2018-11-14
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-14
Joseph M. Seifert - 2018-11-14
Thelma Louise Hale - 2018-11-14
Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
Margaret Irene Snyder - 2018-11-13
Mary Elizabeth Growden - 2018-11-12
Doris V. Shippey - 2018-11-12
Alma R. Mickey - 2018-11-12
Vera C. Gardner - 2018-11-10
Gary J. Grabill - 2018-11-10
Robert (Bob) E. Gordon - 2018-11-09
Margaret Parks - 2018-11-08
Betty Marie Fleegle - 2018-11-07
John H. Keller - 2018-11-07
Julia C. May - 2018-11-07
Betty J. Hasting - 2018-11-06
Walter Thomas Jones - 2018-11-06
Vicky Lynn Smith - 2018-11-06
Ralph J. Bogel - 2018-11-05
Cindy Lou Straley - 2018-11-05
Wilhelmina L. Thompson - 2018-11-05
Allegra F. Morral - 2018-11-03
Mary Magdalene Bussard - 2018-11-03
Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
Samuel H. Ray - 2018-11-02
Lucille Lucko - 2018-11-01
Myra W. Ritchey - 2018-11-01
Memorial Service - 2018-11-01
Josephine G. Adolphson - 2018-10-31
Robert W. Bechtel - 2018-10-30
Harry W. Foster - 2018-10-30
George Benner Moyle II - 2018-10-29
Obit correction - 2018-10-29
Edward A. George - 2018-10-27
Luke L. Martin - 2018-10-27
Ned H. McDonald - 2018-10-27

Regional Classifieds
  • 572 Bid Notice Coalmont Borough Council is accepting bids for snowplowing and ashing responsibilities. Less than one mile of streets. Bids will be accepted until Wednesday, December 5 at 6 p.m. Council reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.
  • 571 The 2019 Proposed Budgets for Saxton Borough are available for review at the Saxton Borough Office. Office hours are Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. The office is located at 707 9th Street.
  • Local contracting company looking for lead carpenters with experience in framing, finish work, roofing, and blueprints. 5 years experience and good work ethics required. Competitive wages. Steady work. Call 814-652-6294
  • DS ELECTRICAL Light Commercial & Residential Services DAVID W STIGERS III Certified Electrician Fully Insured **Free Estimates** (814) 285-8073 PA #125152
  • Part Time Delivery Driver, and Needed - Home every night. Must have Class A CDL with Tanker. I year Experience. Full heath benefits. Paid holidays. Safety and Christmas Bonuses. Retirement. Wages discussed at time of interview. Interested candidates please call: Tri-County Bulk Milk Haulers, Inc 814-652-5742
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • 1 Bedroom Efficiency Apartment- Main St., Manns Choice. $350/month. Pets additional. Small Farmhouse- 3 bedrooms, appliances. $700/month. No smoking/pets. 814-623-8696
  • McCOY'S ORCHARD Apples: Jonagold, Stayman Winesap, McIntosh, Cortland, Red and Golden Delicious Fresh Cider Homemade Apple Butter & Local Honey Monday- Friday: 9am-5pm Saturday: 9am-4pm Fishertown, Rte. 56 839-4612 or 839-4141
  • HOG FARM HIRING 488 Jay Rd., Clearville Full time and day shift, benefits available. Apply in person or call 814-784-3500, leave message.


For brunch, bake eggs in pastry nest

With spring — and Easter — upon us, I offer a dish guaranteed to spruce up a seasonal... More...

House OKs cuts in Legislature

HARRISBURG – A proposal to cut about a quarter of state lawmakers from the Pennsylvania... More...

Philly wants residents to carry OD antidote

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials in Philadelphia want residents to carry and use an opioid... More...


Futility of boycotts

Guest editorial

Boycotts are nearly always ugly business. They usually punish the innocent, rarely slay the guilty... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Gun rights — inalienable rights


One of the major difficulties impeding the gun control dialogue is the near total failure of the... More...

State/National Sports

Nova will start opener, might not finish season with Bucs

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Ivan Nova will be the Pirates’ opening-day starting pitcher at... More...

NFL Briefs

AP Source: Browns to sign free agent Hubbard   CLEVELAND (AP) — As they wait for Joe... More...

Pens’ Murray may return soon

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray is nearing a return from a... More...