EVERETT — Purple T-shirts bearing the new motto, “Live Like Laina” and the race car number of Laina Haney’s favorite driver are being sold as a fundraiser to help establish a scholarship in memory of a girl who won a place in the hearts of the countless people she met.
Chestnut Ridge High School Class of 1961 gathered for its reunion Sept. 21 at the Bedford American Legion. Classmates attending included, front, from left, Verla (Claycomb) Rape, Pearl (McCreary) Kostenbauder, Betty (Findley) Bachman, Helen (Kauffman) Weyant, Doris (Bowser) Benton, Carol (Br…
The Chestnut Ridge Chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America collected non-perishable food items for the Central Elementary Backpack Program. The program ensures elementary students will have adequate meals on the weekends. High school students were asked to donate the needed items. …
It is definitely fall, and after staging a happy Halloween Parade, the town of Everett, once known as Bloody Run, is going full steam into a holiday mode and welcomes all of their neighbors to join in.
The Bedford County commissioners on Tuesday approved relocating District Judge Brian Baker’s court office currently along Raystown Road to the Broad Top Township Municipal Complex in Defiance.
A local veteran and honor guard member is gearing up for the official release of his book which will give the history of the Fort Bedford Honor Guard ahead of their 75th anniversary.
Amy Snyder, English teacher at Tussey Mountain High School, and Anna Collare, an aide working with students with visual disability at Tussey Mountain schools, were honored with Loretta Woodson awards at the semi-annual luncheon of the Bedford County Association of School Retirees Oct. 24 at Hoss’s.
Nine Bedford County Special Olympic athletes competed at Fall Fest State Games at Villanova Nov. 1-3 in long distance walking and running. Pictured are, front, from left, coach Jen Leibfreid; Christa Mereen, three silver medals in walking; Paul Eger, fourth- and fifth-place ribbons in walkin…
Altoona Area Lyme Disease Support Group will meet the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima social hall, 5519 Sixth Ave., Altoona. For more information, call 934-7403 or 329-3863. The Altoona region group belongs to the Pennsylvania Lyme Resource Network. Visit www.p…
Gamers from around the region signed up to play games for 24 hours on Nov. 2 and asked their friends and family to sponsor their efforts during Extra Life Game Day 2019. Thanks to their efforts, $21,085 was raised for Geisinger Janet Weis Children’s Hospital.
Wes and Jannette Garland of Everett welcomed a daughter to their family on June 25 at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown. Tenley Grace Garland weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces at birth and was 18 inches long.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Three members of the Bedford County Technical Center’s FFA chapter were awarded the American FFA Degree at the 92nd National FFA Convention and Expo held Oct. 30 through Nov. 2 in Indianapolis.
EVERETT — Ryan Decker said his new business, Last Line, actually began by happenstance when he made an olive green T-shirt that was actually a mistake.
Generations of faithful customers and employees have kept family-owned Ed’s Steak House a mainstay at the Bedford Interchange of the Pennsylvania Turnpike for more than six decades.
The new community choir that blends musical styles and voices of singers from various age ranges and backgrounds will perform Sunday to honor Veterans Day and share their joy of music.
CLAYSBURG — Claysburg-Kimmel School District is continuing to work on its outdoor facilities upgrade project which is going too slowly, officials said Wednesday at a school board workshop meeting.
Tack and Christmas auction to benefit Camp Can Due It will be held Nov. 9 at the Bedford County Fairgrounds 4-H Building. There will be horse tack, saddles, blankets and Christmas gift items. There also will be a concession stand.
Cove Community Chorus will present “The Best Christmas Ever” concert at 7 p.m. Nov. 23 and 2 p.m. Nov. 24 in the Spring Cove Middle School auditorium. The chorus is directed by Tom Kunkle. The Christmas classic, “Joy to the World” will be sung in celebration of the 300th year of conception. …
Greg and Joyce Martell of Bedford walk with Echo, the Bernese mountain dog owned by their neighbor, Kim Shoemaker, along Juliana Street, Bedford, during a cool, sunny autumn afternoon Wednesday.