A local teen is hosting a volleyball tournament to benefit a disorder that has affected her childhood friend.
HARRISBURG — Permits that hunters can use to take additional antlerless deer within areas of Pennsylvania affected by Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) remain available, though permits for some locations nearly are sold out.
WASHINGTON, DC — The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation on Oct. 17 hosted Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus members, other federal policymakers, state agency representatives, leaders of both the wild deer community and deer farmers, and leaders of the broader sportsmen’s conservation commun…
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) and Pennsylvania Game Commission are warning anglers and hunters to avoid online scams when purchasing their licenses. The warning follows several recent reports of customers paying for licenses through third-party websites not af…
CULIACAN, Mexico (AP) — Mexican security forces aborted an attempt to capture a son of imprisoned drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman after finding themselves outgunned in a ferocious shootout with cartel henchmen that left at least eight people dead and more than 20 wounded, authorities sai…
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Leaders of the Pittsburgh synagogue where worshippers were fatally shot last year want to rebuild and renovate the building, turning it into what they hope will be a “center for Jewish life in the United States” and a symbol against hatred.
The Hyndman Area Health Center made a donation of 48 cases of water or 1,152 bottles to the Bedford Gazette’s water and Gatorade drive for first responders Friday afternoon. Your Safe Haven also made a donation Friday of 160 bottles of water and one case of Gatorade. The Gazette has been col…
Bedford County Fair Board President Jim Edwards walked through the charred shell of Fair offices Friday, stepping over a large support beam while talking about the next few months when remediation and remodeling will bring back the offices to be better than ever.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Macy, the character actor whose hangdog expression was a perfect match for his role as the long-suffering foil to Bea Arthur’s unyielding feminist on the daring 1970s sitcom “Maude,” has died. He was 97.
HARRISBURG — Grant funding for energy efficiency and pollution prevention projects for small business owners and farmers is still available from the state Department of Environmental Protection through the Small Business Advantage Grant program.
The Northern Bedford County School District recently unveiled a model of a panther statue supporters hope to put at the district campus with the help of the community.
BALTIMORE (AP) — He stood up for the poor and the disadvantaged throughout urban America — but Elijah Cummings was principally the strong voice and political advocate for Baltimore, where he was revered as his hometown’s champion.
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania diocese has announced a nearly $4.4 million payout to 57 victims of sexual abuse by its clergy and seminarians.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Premiums for health insurers’ individual policies in Pennsylvania for 2020 will reflect an aggregate statewide increase of 4%, with an increase of 10% in the small group market.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The U.S. and Turkey agreed Thursday to a cease-fire in the Turks’ deadly attacks on Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, requiring the Kurds to vacate the area in an arrangement that largely solidifies Turkey’s position and aims in the weeklong conflict. The deal include…
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Dozens of environmental groups and scientists have asked U.S. wildlife managers to rethink how they plan to ensure the survival of Mexican gray wolves in the Southwest.
LEWISBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A farming business owned by the family of West Virginia’s billionaire governor has received $125,000 in soybean and corn subsidies, the maximum allowed from a federal program meant to help American farmers through the U.S. trade war with China.
Bedford Valley Bible Church is showing appreciation to its pastor by recognizing its minister of 46 years, Pastor John Hollis, and his wife, Gloria Mae, during worship services at 11 a.m. on Oct. 20.
Hebrews, chapter 11, is commonly known as “the faith chapter.” The chapter gives a summary of the acts of faith exhibited by some of the Bible’s great characters — Noah, Abraham, Moses, and others. Toward the end of the chapter, it starts talking about believers in general.
A 19-year-old Bedford man is facing charges of arson, sexual assault and theft across four separate cases filed against him this month.
DETROIT (AP) — On the picket lines at a General Motors transmission plant in Toledo, Ohio, passing cars honked and striking workers celebrated a tentative contract deal by munching on 10 pizzas dropped off by a supporter.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Writer-director Callie Khouri is drawn to stories about female friendships and country music, and her latest television film “Patsy and Loretta” combines those passions into the true story of a friendship between two of country music’s most powerful voices.
Pennsylvania Consort’s 2019-2020 Guest Artist Series is under way. Upcoming concerts include organist Bryan Lohr, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, Trinity Lutheran Church; Maryland State Boychoir, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16, at St. John’s United Church of Christ; Allegheny String Quartet, 7:30 p.m. March 28, Trini…
Photo Submitted Cornhole league members donate to LegionThe members of the cornhole league at the Bedford American Legion donated four sets of boards to the Legion recently. Pictured are, in front, from left, Jody Tew, Judy Sigel, Connie Ickes, Connie Listmann, Prudence Harclerode and Sherry…
The Schellsburg Lions Club held a chicken dinner fundraiser Oct. 5, 6, 12 and 13 during Bedford Fall Foliage at the Bison Corral along Route 30 which sponsored the event. Participating were Lion members, from left, Larry McCullen, Ann and Dill Darrow, Patrick Bobin, Cynnamon Darrow, Kristin …
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Amid calls from some Democrats to suspend President Donald Trump’s account, Twitter says world leaders’ accounts aren’t entirely above its policies and that it will enforce those policies on any account that violates rules, such as promoting terrorism.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The swift-moving impeachment probe pushed onward Wednesday as a former top State Department aide testified that the Trump administration’s politicization of foreign policy contributed to his resignation, while the Senate GOP leader briefed colleagues on a possible Christmas…
An area store owner has reopened her downtown store after her husband’s death two years ago and is now channeling her energy into getting his book published.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Liberal and conservative justices seemed split Wednesday on whether to grant a new sentencing hearing to Lee Boyd Malvo, one of two snipers who terrorized the Washington, D.C., region in 2002 when he was a teenager.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has quietly transferred more than $200 million from Pentagon counterdrug efforts toward building his long-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, drawing protests from Democrats who say he is again abusing his powers.
DEFIANCE — Bedford County officials are considering a proposal to relocate District Judge Brian Baker’s office along Raystown Road to the Broad Top Township Municipal Complex.
Elizabeth Warren repeatedly came under attack during Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate as rivals accused the Massachusetts senator of ducking questions about the cost of Medicare for All and her signature “wealth tax” plan.
DEFIANCE — The Broad Top Township supervisors learned that work on the extension of the Huntingdon and Broad Top Rail Trail north to Red Cut is nearing completion.