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September 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Trump says GOP ‘Obamacare’ repeal bill short of votes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday the Republicans' last-resort... More...

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Bedford High homecoming

Bedford High School will hold its annual homecoming ceremony this weekend. The Bisons will host... More...

Central Court

The following defendants have waived their right to a hearing in central court on Wednesday:... More...

Man waives hearing in alleged sex assault

A Londonderry Township man accused of sexually assaulting two girls in his Cooks Mill Road home... More...

World

Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years... More...

Local Sports

HOPE for Hyndman too much for Salisbury, 11-1

HYNDMAN — The Salisbury Elk Lick soccer team knew it would have its hands full against the... More...

Bedford, Chestnut Ridge girls pick up league wins

The Bedford girls varsity soccer team blanked LHAC foe Richland 7-0, Wednesday.  Amber Thomas... More...

Lady Bison runners capture two victories, boys take one

SOMERSET — The Bedford girls cross country won two meets and the boys won one at a quad meet... More...

Hyndman man waives arson charges

A Hyndman man on Wednesday waived his right to a preliminary hearing for arson charges stemming... More...

3 events at Old Bedford Village will cap off year

With only a few months left until 2018, Old Bedford Village has three upcoming special events to... More...

Pennsylvania takes credit ratings hit amid budget stalemate

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's credit rating took its latest punch Wednesday, another... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford County officials will hold an open house-type event at the Old Pa. Pike Trail, formerly... More...

Obituaries

Jay W. Claycomb - 2017-09-21
Isabel S. Cramer - 2017-09-20
LeRoy K. Helsel - 2017-09-19
Betty J. Berkey - 2017-09-18
Daniel W. Sivits - 2017-09-18
Robert R. Claar - 2017-09-18
Louise Evelyn Smith - 2017-09-18
Harry L. Gearhart - 2017-09-18
Obit correction - 2017-09-18
N. Frances Gabler - 2017-09-15
John C. Morgret Jr. - 2017-09-15
Irene Gladys Sands - 2017-09-14
Obituary Correction - 2017-09-14
Terry L. Schafer - 2017-09-13
Mae K. Holsinger - 2017-09-13
Mary Ann Sullivan - 2017-09-13
Warren E. Reid - 2017-09-13
Lawrence Deister - 2017-09-12
Denver R. Nelson - 2017-09-12
Elsie Louise Ickes - 2017-09-11
Scott Paul Morgenweck - 2017-09-11
Dennis Blair Grace Sr. - 2017-09-08
Robert E. Whisner - 2017-09-07
Rodney L. Mearkle - 2017-09-06
Evelyn D. Weicht - 2017-09-05
Allen P. Koontz - 2017-09-05
Viola Laws - 2017-09-05
Ameen Kohanyi - 2017-09-02
Bivian L. Smith - 2017-09-02
Obit correction - 2017-09-02
Roger L. Omps - 2017-09-01
Hilda J. Weaverling - 2017-09-01
Roland Ellis Weyant - 2017-09-01

Regional Classifieds
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  • Insurance Agent- Licensed in property and casualty, wanting to work in an independent insurance agency. Full time hours with commission opportunities! Resumes to: jacinda@masondixonins.com
  • 426A INVITATION TO BID West St. Clair Township will be accepting bids for the following amounts ( more or less): 1,500 Tons AS2 Anti-skid Price per ton delivered to Township stockpile locations within West St. Clair Township, Bedford County, as specified by Road Master together with a price per ton for pick up at plant. Bid Deadline: Wednesday October 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Bids must be submitted on forms supplied by the Township. Forms may be obtained by calling (814)839-2375. Bids must be in sealed envelope marked ANTI-SKID BIDS. Bids will be opened October 4, 2017 after 4:00 p.m. at the West St. Clair Township regular meeting inside the Chestnut Ridge Ambulance Building. West St. Clair Township Supervisors reserve the right to accept of reject any or all bids. Barbara Hammer Secretary/Treasurer
  • 438A EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The Borough of Bedford is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Wastewater Treatment Superintendent. Application documents and additional information can be obtained on our website: www.bedboro.com or Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. at the Bedford Borough Office. completed Application Documents must be returned to the Borough of Bedford Office no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, September 22, 2017. Please submit application documents (specific to this position) and cover letter to: Barbara E. Diehl (address below) or by email to bdiehl@bedboro.com. The compensation for this exempt position shall be commensurate with experience and education. Barbara E. Diehl, Borough Manager Bedford Borough 244 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522-1226 (814)623-8192 The Borough of Bedford is an Equal Opportunity Employer
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Newly remodeled. Fishertown area. No pets. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • SMALL 2-BEDROOM MOBILE HOME for rent north of Everett. Suitable for 1 or 2 people. Phone 814-652-2094.
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • Office Space on Mile Level- Imlers Plaza. Rear of store. $500/month. Call (814)285-7412.

State/National

Facebook tightens ad policies after ’Jew-hater’ fiasco

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is apologizing for letting advertisers use phrases like... More...

Psych nurse petitions for fencing on bridge used in suicides

CENTRAL CITY, Pa. (AP) — A psychiatric nurse has started an online petition asking the... More...

State system glitch let non-citizens register to vote

Some people who are in the... More...

Editorial

Post office reform

Guest editorial

Given Congress' politically paralyzed lack of performance over the last decade, many members might... More...

Different Strokes —

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Immigrants, economic growth

Commentary

All eyes are on Washington as the fate of nearly 800,000 undocumented young people brought here as... More...

State/National Sports

Frazier’s walk-off homer lifts Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Adam Frazier hit a two-run homer off Milwaukee closer Corey Knebel with two... More...

Schultz’s goal lift Penguins over Red Wings

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Justin Schultz scored 27 seconds into overtime, sending the Pittsburgh... More...

Scoreboard

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