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PA Consort to present Handel’s ‘Messiah’

A long-time tradition sponsored by the Pennsylvania Consort will be held 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12 in the... More...

Club News

STATE Rep. Jesse Topper will be the guest speaker at the Dec. 3 meeting of the Bedford County... More...


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What day is it? A day to shop


Today is Small Business Saturday, the day between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Shoppers should... More...

Weather Today

Rain likely. Cooler with highs in the lower 50s. Light west winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70... More...

Finding purrfect homes

Pets searching for a place to call home this week at the Bedford County Humane Society include... More...

State/National Sports

Hurricanes jump on Panthers early in 29-24 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Brad Kaaya threw for 261 yards and a touchdown and ran for another as Miami... More...

MSU seniors looking for record against Penn State

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — One more victory would give Michigan State’s senior class a... More...

Blue Jackets score in overtime to defeat Penguins

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Cam Atkinson scored with 2:18 left in overtime after a dazzling setup... More...


Church News

ANNUAL dessert carnival and talent show will be held at Time Ministries Church at 7 p.m. Dec. 16.... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford Co. Deeds

Roger L. Corle* to Roger L. Corle*, Kimmel Twp., $1. Roger L. Corle* to Roger L. Corle*, Kimmel... More...

Blair Co. Deeds

Amanda Bumberger to Joshua Ryan, 809 56th St., Altoona, $93,700. Jason and Shana Shade to Chad and... More...

Vital Statistics


BARRETT, Ruth Mae, 82, of Hartland, Mich., Nov. 22. Burial in St. John the Baptist Catholic... More...

Blair County Marriages

The following persons have applied for marriage licenses in Blair County: Levi S. Renno and Katie... More...

Saxton deficit prompts police layoff

A $33,000 budget deficit has prompted Saxton Borough council to lay off one of its part-time police... More...

Black Friday shoppers find savings locally

At left, Ann Shaffer, owner of Berneice’s gift shop, in Everett, hands a bag to Mary Lou... More...


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Michelle Moreland - 2015-11-26
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Barbara J. Deeter - 2015-11-23
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Martin G. Scott - 2015-11-19
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Ray D. Eshelman - 2015-11-18
S. Pearl Dull - 2015-11-17
Anna M. Hunt - 2015-11-17
Bret Alan Latshaw - 2015-11-16
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Carole J. Mowry - 2015-11-14
Olen J. Yoder - 2015-11-14
Ethel W. Ritchey - 2015-11-13
Carol J. Stoltzfus - 2015-11-13
Raymond R. Berkey - 2015-11-12
Rev. Ralph A. Mickel - 2015-11-11
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5 men arrested, accused of killing 18 deer illegally

HINTON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities have arrested five men from three states who are accused of... More...

Former churches finding new life

PITTSBURGH (AP) — High ceilings, tons of light, open spaces — what more could an art... More...

PSU’s Sandusky settlements now total nearly $93M

HARRISBURG (AP) — Penn State settled with six more victims or accusers of Jerry Sandusky,... More...


France honors attack victims

PARIS (AP) — A subdued France paid homage Friday to those killed two weeks ago in the attacks... More...

Gunmen showed no mercy in Mali hotel siege

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The early breakfast crowd sipped coffee and picked at croissants in the... More...

Nigeria: Suspected Boko Haram bombing hits Shiite rocession

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — A suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber detonated himself in the middle of... More...

Local Sports

Karns City stops Bedford’s unbeaten year

Gremlins rally from 10-0 deficit to advance in Class AA bracket

KARNS CITY — Both Bedford and Karns City knew a team had to lose in Friday's PIAA Class AA... More...

Mountaineers too much for Black Panthers

Berlin standout Fochtman over 200 yards in the D5-A title game

SOMERSET — There haven’t been any better home run hitters in recent District 5 football... More...

Furry and Sherlock capture Cove Turkey Trot races

MARTINSBURG — Northern Bedford athletes Whitley Furry and Ian Sherlock captured individual... More...