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February 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Professors co-author historical book

EVERETT — The latest book by professors James Whisker and Kevin Spiker is hitting the shelves... More...

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Local

Weather Today

Patchy fog in the morning. Partly sunny. Continued unseasonably warm with highs in the lower 70s.... More...

Man charged with lying on PD form heads to court

A Saudi Arabian man, studying at Penn State, charged with lying on his public defender application,... More...

Central Court

The following defendants waived a preliminary hearing on criminal charges Wednesday, Feb. 22, in... More...

Editorial

Undermining vaccines

Guest editorial

Childhood deaths have been falling worldwide since... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Don’t let bad overtake good

One day, President Donald Trump is at a prayer meeting talking about Arnold Schwarzenegger being... More...

State/National Sports

Scoreboard

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Pens acquire Hainsey from Carolina

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford turned to an old friend... More...

Olympic bid withdrawal new setback for Hungary

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The decision to withdraw Budapest’s bid to host the 2024... More...

Saxton looks to bring jobs to the county

SAXTON — Bringing viable, family-sustaining jobs to Bedford County could help improve its... More...

Quiz team become champs

On Feb. 22, the Everett JV (sixth through ninth grade) Scholastic Quiz Team became the 2017... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County Historical Society will host an indoor yard sale today and Saturday.  The... More...

Obituaries

Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-24
Theresa M. Buratty - 2017-02-23
Helen D. Imler - 2017-02-23
Deidre M. Snyder - 2017-02-23
Todd A. Goldizen - 2017-02-23
Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
William M. Strayer Jr. - 2017-02-20
Dale L. Price - 2017-02-18
Nancy Green - 2017-02-18
Sandy M. Crawford - 2017-02-17
Sharon Sinclair-Snyder - 2017-02-17
Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-17
Margaret F. Entrekin - 2017-02-17
L. Faith Horner - 2017-02-17
Jennifer (Angelo) Meck - 2017-02-16
Mark (Marck) Robinson - 2017-02-16
Ruby V. Shroyer - 2017-02-16
Thomas L. Spencer - 2017-02-14
Paul M. Calhoun - 2017-02-13
Richard A. May - 2017-02-13
Brent Allen Pensyl - 2017-02-13
Glen M. Johnson - 2017-02-11
Lois Mae Sollenberger - 2017-02-11
Stanley W. Corley Sr. - 2017-02-10
Michael Brady Rininger - 2017-02-10
Cheyanne Marie Powell - 2017-02-10
Dacota Emily Powell - 2017-02-10
Mark B. Atkinson - 2017-02-09
Shirley M. Conner - 2017-02-09
S. June Gosnell - 2017-02-09
Harold Grant Bishop - 2017-02-08
Arnold R. Miller - 2017-02-08
Minnie E. Miller - 2017-02-07

Regional Classifieds
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  • 859A PUBLIC NOTICE OF BEDFORD BOROUGH BUILDING CODE BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that William Defibaugh, P.E., Engineer for the Appellant, David Heller, 109 Heller Railroad Street, Bedford, PA has requested a hearing before the Bedford Borough Building Code Board of Appeals. The Appellant requests an appeal of a decision by the Municipal Building Code Official from the Uniform Construction Code requirements for a Sprinkler System per IBC 2009, Section 903.2.1.2. Group A3 at property located at 109 Railroad Street, Bedford, PA 15522. The hearing shall be held at the Bedford County Courthouse, 200 S. Juliana St., Room 110, Bedford, PA on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 09:00 am. If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting scheduled for March 8th and require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Beverly Geller at the Borough Office or at 814-623-8192 to discuss how Bedford Borough may best accommodate your needs.
  • Power Line Construction company is hiring laborers. Send resumes to Bedford Gazette, P.O. Box 01345, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • BEDFORD AREA- 2-BEDROOM HOUSE, like new, all appliances included, $825/mo. Phone 814-285-7412.
  • Help Wanted- Full-time dependable Class A CDL resume wanted. 40 CPM. Flexible hours. Home daily but on occasion, out overnight. Must have experience. Fax resume to 814-623-1638.
  • 844A BID NOTICE Everett Area School District is soliciting sealed bids on ART, JANITORIAL, & ATHLETIC SUPPLIES. Specifications and/or bid documents may be obtained online at www.everett.k12.pa.us or by calling (814)652-9114 x 2104. Bids are due in the Business Office no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 22, 2017 at which time bids will be publicly opened. The School Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part or any bid and to waiver technical defects if, in its judgement, the best interest of the School District will be thus served. Theresa L. Smith Board Secretary
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.

State/National

US factory CEOs to Trump: Jobs exist; skills don't

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump brought two dozen manufacturing CEOs to the White... More...

Conspiracy charge added against Penn State ex-administrators

HARRISBURG,... More...

Giffords to lawmakers: ‘Have some courage’ and meet voters

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt,... More...

Local Sports

Warriors stop Lions, advance to subregional final

Everyone says it’s difficult to beat a team three times in one season, but don’t tell... More...

Everett girls roll past Juniata, 57-27

MIFFLINTOWN — Everett traveled for nearly two hours for its District 6-AAA quarterfinal clash... More...

Looking at the AA SW Regional Tournament

The PIAA Class AA Southwest Regional Wrestling Tournament will be at a new venue this year, but... More...

Worship

Religion

ST. JOHN’S Reformed Church of Loysburg will host a community Ash Wednesday service at 7 p.m.... More...

Nevel, Horner to speak at women’s retreat on March 18

Christian Women’s Retreat, “Raise Us Up, Lord: Persevering in Prayer,” will be... More...

Church welcomes Blais Family

Bedford Bible Church, located at 15 Meadow Lane, Bedford, will host a special service on March 5 at... More...