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March 2, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

More jobs, not incomes, spending

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steady declines in applications for unemployment aid are pointing to... More...

Special Sections

Local

BHS students market photos online

Who knew you could make money for taking a high school class. But the eight students in Glenn... More...

March proclaimed Red Cross Month

The Bedford County commissioners adopted a proclamation designating March as American Red Cross... More...

Talent at BMS

Twenty-eight students at Bedford Middle School performed for a packed gymnasium during their talent... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Not suitable resting place

One of the many attributes that speak so well of the American military is the care it takes in... More...

Needs vision, not gaffes

Lead item on Mitt Romney’s campaign website: “ Michigan and Arizona, Thank you.... More...

State/National Sports

Ward’s career defined by smile

This is the era when just about everything accomplished on a football field is framed as an act of... More...

Barmes set to help Pirates move forward

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Manager Clint Hurdle needed a dependable shortstop. Clint Barmes... More...

Burnett needs surgery for broken orbital bone

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett will undergo surgery on Friday to repair a... More...

Senate vote blocks birth control reversal

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an election year battle mixing birth control, religion and politics,... More...

At the pump

Local drivers, businesses cope with rising prices

As gas prices have risen over the last week, the effects are widespread, covering frustrated... More...

Damaged communities fear more violent weather

HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) — Crews cleared splintered plywood and smashed appliances from... More...

Top of th' Morning

Hy-Lo will host kindergarten registration. Hyndman Londonderry Elementary School will host... More...

Obituaries

Harry A. Claycomb - 2016-05-28
William E. Winesickle - 2016-05-28
Zola Ruth Lazor - 2016-05-28
Alden W. Smith - 2016-05-28
Harry A. Claycomb - 2016-05-27
Linda L.Fluke - 2016-05-27
Jeffrey L. Smyers - 2016-05-27
Lloyd L. Holler - 2016-05-26
JoAnn M. Jay - 2016-05-26
Lola E. Schmidt - 2016-05-26
Leason Walters - 2016-05-25
Zula Grace Weaver - 2016-05-25
Charles T. Acker - 2016-05-24
James D. Boor - 2016-05-23
Debra D. McGinnis - 2016-05-23
Lawrence B. Hill - 2016-05-23
Kenneth J. Detwiler - 2016-05-23
Clair Dodson - 2016-05-23
John Merle Emerick - 2016-05-23
Ruth V. Foor - 2016-05-21
Robert B. Allen - 2016-05-20
Marian R. Bollman - 2016-05-19
Dennis P. Miller - 2016-05-19
James T. Miller - 2016-05-19
Kristi D. Raymond - 2016-05-18
Wayne A. Shaffer - 2016-05-17
Carolyn P. Blackstone - 2016-05-16
G. Jean Ford - 2016-05-16
Mary Z. Nolt - 2016-05-16
Donald W. Foster - 2016-05-14
Gary Lee Hartman - 2016-05-14
Lawrence Leighty - 2016-05-14
Memorial service - 2016-05-14
Kenneth S. Brouse II - 2016-05-12
Betty M. Mills - 2016-05-12
Dr. Herbert D. Snyder - 2016-05-12
Alverna E. Heltzel - 2016-05-12
Owen L. Miller - 2016-05-12
Clifford J. Redinger - 2016-05-12
Carol L. Bowman - 2016-05-11
Mary Anna Reed - 2016-05-11
Barbara J. Barton - 2016-05-10
George H. Detwiler - 2016-05-10

Regional Classifieds
  • FULL-TIME PERMANENT POSITIONS for 2016/17 School-Year for Multiple Teaching Positions and an Afternoon/ Evening Shift Custodian at Northern Bedford County School District. Please visit www.nbcsd.org to view open position details. To be considered all applicants must submit necessary application materials listed on the website. To apply send application package to Sandy Michaels-Riffe, Executive Secretary, Northern Bedford County School District, 152 NBC Drive, Loysburg, PA 16659. Deadline to apply: June 3, 2016. EOE
  • DEVELOPMENT WIDE YARD SALE MAY 8TH 8AM-? Cove Park Acres, Main RD., Bedford. (Rt-326 off RT-30 at the Narrows Bridge.)
  • BOWSER FAMILY REUNION June 5th; 1pm - Woodbury Community Center
  • 2007 HARLEY ULTRA CLASSIC 12,700 miles Excellent condition. $12,000 Call 814-585-3030.
  • FOR SALE 2 CAMPING TRAILERS Currently at permanent campsites at Shelbark Campground in Manns Choice (near Shawnee Lake and stocked trout stream). 1982 Prowler 8'x32' w/porch, 1992 Combra Sierra 8'x35' w/porch. Prefer to sell both together. Price negotiable. Call 410-795-5336.
  • FOR SALE 2000 Pequea Trailer, bumper pull GVW 7,000. 2006 Titan Stock Trailer GVW 7,000. Asking $3,200/each, OBO. 814-448-0044
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for anticipated vacancies for the following positions: CUSTODIAN, SECRETARY, and INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a resume or completed application, along with required clearances, to: Mrs. Casey Cover, Board Secretary, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by June 3, 2016. More information on job descriptions can be obtained by contacting Mrs. Cover: 814-623-4295 or coverc@bedfordasd.org The BASD is an EOE.
  • SCHELLSBURG LION'S CLUB COMMUNITY WIDE YARD SALE - May 28-29 8am-4pm. 2-miles West of Schellsburg on Rt. 30 at the Darrow Bison Range.
  • COOKS - DISHWASHERS Both Full or Part Time. Apply in-person at OIP, 110 West Pitt St., Bedford. Tue-Sunday during normal business hours or call 814-979-0840
  • MULTI-YARD SALE MAY 27-28; 8am-4pm 30E of Bedford to Rt. 326, straight through on Main Rd., left on Diehl Rd., watch for signs. Dryer, table saw, 12'-John boat, racecar toddler-bed, grill, sliding patio door, 4-barstools, electronic and household items, AE/junior and children's clothes, games/toys and much more!

State/National

Pa. jobless rate fell to 7.6%

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate fell in January to 7.6 percent,... More...

Court allows Pa. pipeline work

LAPORTE, Pa. (AP) — A federal court has lifted an order that briefly halted construction and... More...

Interest in Harrisburg assets sale

HARRISBURG,... More...

World

Geography in the News

A recent article in Foreign Policy magazine ( January/ February 2012) opines that the United States... More...

Local Sports

Tussey girls playing for D5-AA crown

Battle of top two seeds as Lady Titans take on Conemaugh Township

One year ago, both the Tussey Mountain and Conemaugh Township girls basketball teams were knocked... More...

Wrapping up the district tourney

Chestnut Ridge won its first district wrestling championship since 1983 and the third overall. The... More...

Local hunter finds another successful trip to Florida

Our annual exodus to Florida took a new twist this year as Barb and I were joined by our new Golden... More...

Worship

Woodbury church to stage Fanny Crosby drama

DRAMA about hymn writer Fanny Crosby will be presented March 4 at Woodbury Church of the Brethren,... More...

Jack H. Geisel Funeral Home, Inc.

Everett Shoe Sales and Repairs

Delaney & Best Dental Group, LLC

Homewood at Spring House Estates

Cessna Communications

Everett Shoe Sales and Repairs