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December 10, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Hallelujah!

Conductor Christopher Bartley leads the 50-plus volunteer choir Friday in a rehearsal for the... More...

Special Sections

Local

Finding a new pet

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

Weather Today

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Saturday night:... More...

Tree lights up in Harrisburg

Guests join Gov. Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf as they light the tree at the tree lighting... More...

Editorial

Checking it twice

Columnist

Last week, I made an imaginary list of things that I have to do this month, and am sure that many... More...

Replace fee with fair tax

Guest editorial

When industry-friendly state lawmakers gave a gift to gas drillers in the form of a “local... More...

Old Photo Album

This couple, who live in Shaffer Apartments, Everett, just recently celebrated their 70th wedding... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers seek to continue winning against Bills

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Receiver Antonio Brown is well aware of the Pittsburgh... More...

Plenty of possibilities in NFL season’s final stretch

And down the stretch they come.  The Cowboys already are in the playoffs. The Patriots and... More...

Scoreboard

Full Story

Celebrating the miracle birth

Right, Justin and Kesha Smith, of Bedford, play Joseph and Mary for the Crossroads Bible... More...

County’s jobless rate holds at 6.4%

Bedford County’s unemployment picture showed both the labor force and the number of employed... More...

Top of th' Morning

Local author will speak... More...

Obituaries

Gloria (Smith) Miller - 2016-12-08
Beverly Jane Paul - 2016-12-08
Linda K. Reifsteck - 2016-12-08
William Glenn Koontz - 2016-12-07
Carolee H. Waugerman - 2016-12-07
Janet G. Leydig - 2016-12-07
Glenn E. Shaffer - 2016-12-07
Louise Donivan - 2016-12-06
Georgia I. Hall - 2016-12-05
Shirley L. Sheirer - 2016-12-05
Richard R. Heming - 2016-12-03
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-02
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-01
Carol Jean Russell - 2016-12-01
Robert Perrin - 2016-12-01
Grace E. Keeney - 2016-11-30
Paul William Fetter - 2016-11-29
A. Jane Hoover - 2016-11-29
Grace A. Meyers - 2016-11-29
Harold Ray Crawford - 2016-11-28
Edward C. May - 2016-11-28
Melvin E. Davis - 2016-11-28
Patricia D. Ritchey - 2016-11-28
Jane Hoover - 2016-11-26
James Vernon Thomas - 2016-11-26
Mary Louise Bittlebrun - 2016-11-25
Lois C. Weaver - 2016-11-24
Walter Cecil Growden - 2016-11-23
Bonnie Lou Forrester - 2016-11-23
Wilma G. Morse - 2016-11-23
Janet G. Leydig - 2016-11-22
Marie Kay Manges - 2016-11-22
Wayne M. Hillegass - 2016-11-21
Helen E. Hinson - 2016-11-21
Randy Lee Imes - 2016-11-21

Regional Classifieds
  • ONE & TWO BEDROOM APARTMENTS- Available immediately. Lease and security deposit required. No pets. Call for additional details (814)623-5900.
  • ABSOLUTELY NO TRESPASSING on the ground leased by Willard E. Knisely on Sproul Mountain Bloomfield Township Zero Tolerance!
  • 663 MEETING NOTICE The HOPE for Hyndman Charter School will be holding a regular monthly Board Meeting Thursday, December 15 at 5:30 p.m. in room 111 of the school.
  • PART-TIME COOK Starting at $10/hour. Apply in person at the Everett American Legion, 611 W. Main St., Everett.
  • 2-BDR, 1-Bath- Brick ranch home in Breezewood, 2 car garage, new roof, oil heat, easy to heat. $87,000 negotiable. (814)784-3354
  • BEDFORD BOROUGH: 2BR Townhouse, nice, carpet throughout, laundry area. Garbage/lawncare/snow removal. Security deposit. Non-Smoking. NO PETS. Credit reference. (814)310-2382.
  • Direct Support Professionals Career providing support for people with intellectual disabilities. Must be available for all shifts in our Bedford location. If you are a caring, compassionate person please join us in our goal of ÒSupporting People for a Lifetime'. No experience necessary. Paid training available. Must have valid PA driver's license. When positions become available, benefits for part and full time employees include health, vision, dental insurance, immediate accrual of vacation/sick time, nine overtime paid holidays for timed worked plus paid day off for birthday, disability, life and other supplemental insurance available, Verizon Wireless discount, and optional retirement plan. Call Tangie at (814)623-8355 to schedule interview. E.O.E.
  • NOTICE TO OUR READERS: While work at home advertising is often legitimate, we advise our readers to fully investigate, the background of any company before paying a fee. "If it sounds too good to be true", it probably is. Proceed with caution if you are asked to send money or in calling 900 numbers. All phone numbers prefixed by "900" are charged to the caller on a per minute or per call basis. THE BEDFORD GAZETTE makes every effort to qualify these charges for the reader. Remember if you have any doubts, "investigate."
  • BEDFORD BORO One & Two Bedroom Apartments MANY EXTRAS INCLUDED!!! Laundry available on-site. No pets. No smoking. Security Deposit and 1-year lease required (814)979-1608
  • Bedford- 3 bedroom with 1-1/2 bath. Includes water, sewer, garbage, lawn care, electric, and heat. Pets considered. Call (814)494-1521

State/National

Obama creates ‘resilience area’ to protect Bering ecosystem

By Dan Joling  Associated Press  ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama... More...

McConnell to coal-state Dems: Accept 4-month deal for miners

WASHINGTON (AP) — Coal-state Democrats who are threatening a government shutdown over health... More...

Churches vow to offer sanctuary to people in US illegally

BROCKTON,... More...

World

Aged seabird is expecting again

HONOLULU (AP) — The world’s oldest known seabird is expecting — again. ... More...

Blast kills 30 in Nigeria, terrorist group blamed

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Two women suicide bombers blew themselves up at a bustling market in... More...

Fears arise about the missing in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — Nearly two weeks into a crushing blitz, Syrian forces and their allies have... More...

Local Sports

Northern Bedford tops Bedford in opener

LOYSBURG — Forced to play with a short bench for at least the early part of this new season,... More...

Lady Warriors win local battle over Lady Bisons

WINDBER — Sometimes it pays off to believe in yourself.  Everett coach Keith Moyer did... More...

Ridge boys begin season by beating Claysburg

Lady Lions, Lady Bulldogs will draw consolation action today

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge boys basketball team used a strong second quarter in a 73-53... More...