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Panthers Shoot Down Rockets Fall Sports Sports 

Panthers Shoot Down Rockets

The Northern Bedford Football team made the long drive to Southern Huntingdon on Friday, September 26th to take a 7-0 victory over a Rocket team that came into the game 2-2. The Rockets had a tough task facing the panthers on Southern Huntingdon’s homecoming night. The Panthers, also coming into the game with a 2-2 record, put up a great effort over an offensive machine in the Rockets, holding them under 200 yards of total offense. The Rocket’s defense couldn’t keep up with the Panther’s skill position players; with both…

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Girls Go Overboard on Homecoming Editorials Opinion Special Events 

Girls Go Overboard on Homecoming

Homecoming is right around the corner, and everyone is excited. Students are asking each other, and some are planning to go solo. After most girls find a date, it is time to get a dress. If you look at the price tag of some of the dresses the question lingers… How much is too much?   The reasonable price of a dress would be anywhere from $125 or less. However, rumors are flying around Northern Bedford High School that girls are spending up to $400 on a dress for Homecoming….

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Busy in Bedford Special Events 

Busy in Bedford

It is bound to be a busy next two weeks for Bedford, Pennsylvania. Starting on October 4, 2014 events such as Fall Foliage and Murder Mystery are back in town!   This year’s Fall Foliage is extra special. It is the 50th Anniversary of Fall Foliage. Fall Foliage is a fall festival that includes food, crafts, jewelry, and many other activities. It is a two weekend event that starts on Saturday October 4th at 9 am and ends at 5 pm. It is on October 4-5, and also October 11-12….

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Another Win for the Lady Panthers! Fall Sports Sports 

Another Win for the Lady Panthers!

The Northern Bedford Lady’s Panther Volleyball Team had a very easy week with only having one game this past week. They held their only game at home against McConnellsburg on Tuesday, September 23rd. The Lady Panthers won in four matches with the final scores of 25- 16, 8- 25, 25-17, and 25-22. For the Northern Bedford Lady Panthers, Krista Burket had 23 digs, 16 set assists, and 11 service points, Lana Gochnour had 26 digs and four kills, Savannah Devine had 27 digs and 10 service points, and Kathrine Fink…

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Panthers Prove Their Bite is Stronger Than Their Bark Fall Sports Sports 

Panthers Prove Their Bite is Stronger Than Their Bark

The Panthers of Northern Bedford rebounded in a big way on the night of Friday, September 19th getting a 26-0 win over the Bulldogs of Claysburg at Panther Community Stadium. The Panthers exhibited great discipline and moxie while running around, and over, the Bulldogs. With Panther’s star running back Austin Heck only getting 6 carries in the game due to an ankle injury, backup Ridge Hershberger and All-State receiver Jacob Dasher picked up with teams slack effectively – With Dasher catching 3 balls for 38 yards, running the ball 3…

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Eric Frein Still Running News 

Eric Frein Still Running

Eric Frein opened fire on two Pennsylvania state troopers, killing one and critically injuring the other on September 12, 2014.  This happened between a shift change at the Blooming Grove Barracks about 60 miles north of Allentown.  Trooper Bryon Dickson was killed immediately while Trooper Alex Douglass lived, but has undergone many surgeries at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton.  Police have been looking for Frein for quite some time, not ever really sure where he is.  They do know that he is in dense, hilly woods near the Monroe-Pike…

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Panther Struggles Continue Fall Sports Sports 

Panther Struggles Continue

The Panthers lost their second game on Friday, September 12th to the Warriors of Everett by a score of 8-0. Neither team moved the ball past their opponents 20 yard line in the first 3 quarters of play. The game was at a defensive stalemate until the fourth quarter when Everett’s Jacob Jay punched in the first score of the game by either team, following a 43 yard run by quarterback Kyle Sheaffer. Shortly after the touchdown, Northern Bedford gave up an intentional safety, handing the Warriors two points, in…

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Apple Does It Again Focus News 

Apple Does It Again

The Apple Company has done it again. On Friday, September 19th, 2014 the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus were released as well as the newest update in the iOS series: iOS 8.   The iPhone 6 has a 4.7 inch screen and is loaded with newer features in its update. It is slightly taller and thinner than the iPhone 5s. It has an 8 megapixel camera with multiple filters, slow motion video, panorama, and many other small features. The price of the iPhone 6 is $649 without a contract….

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Hard Work and Determination Pay Off! Fall Sports Sports 

Hard Work and Determination Pay Off!

The Lady Panthers’ Volleyball team started this week off with a win. On Tuesday, September 16th, the girls’ traveled to Fannett- Metal, where they swept the Lady Tigers in three games. The final scores were 25-16, 25-12, and 25-15. For Northern Bedford, Emma Eckenroad had thirteen kills, Lana Gochnour had twenty digs and ten service points, Savannah Devine had twenty digs, and Krista Burket had nineteen digs, seventeen service points, and fifteen assists. The players and coaches were very pleased with their performance for the night. Coach Nicky Robison stated…

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Ebola in West Africa News 

Ebola in West Africa

  The first ever cases of Ebola in West Africa have taken their toll, thousands of people are being affected by this life threatening disease.  Many of the countries of West Africa such as:  Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone are greatly affected by Ebola.  No one knows how this disease got spread or where it originated from.  The CDC is working with other United States government agencies, the World Health Organization (WHO), and other domestic and international partners and has activated its Emergency Operations Center to help coordinate technical assistance…

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