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March 3, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Read Across America

Students in the Everett Area Elementary schools celebrated Read Across America Friday with special... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford Borough Emergency Warning System will be tested the first Saturday of each month at... More...

Special Sections

Local

March comes in like a lion

Although Naomi, above, is the right color, it’s difficult to imagine any of these cats and... More...

School Menus

BEDFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL March 5 Hot dog in bun OR ham sandwich, hash brown pattie,... More...

Somerset Trust Company celebrates new office

Somerset Trust Company celebrated the grand opening of its first office in Bedford County Friday,... More...

Local Sports

Eight local semifinalists at Southwest Regional

Bedford leads close team race with Claysburg and Chestnut Ridge just behind

JOHNSTOWN — Shane Pfaunmiller isn’t worrying about what’s happened in the past... More...

Sideling Hill League Basketball All-Stars First Team

Full Story

Township girls deny Tussey Mountain a district title

JOHNSTOWN — With three minutes left to play in the District 5- AA final, the Tussey Mountain... More...

Vital Statistics

Anniversary

Snowdens to be honored on March 11

Rodney R. and Jackie J. (Getz) Snowden of 278 S. Breezewood Road, Breezewood, will celebrate their... More...

Snowden, Tate wed

Cora Helena Snowden and David Andrew Tate exchanged wedding vows in a marriage ceremony performed... More...

Rice, Smith united

Brenda Lee Rice and Kelly Brett Smith were married on July 16 at the Clearville United Church of... More...

Tussey grad’s testimony sparks debate

Fluke glad for chance to tell women’s stories

Saxton native Sandra Fluke said no matter what slurs or defamatory statements have been made... More...

Two former sheriff’s deputies sue over firings

Two former sheriff ’s deputies, both Democrats who were fired after their Republican boss won... More...

Storms wreck Indiana towns, kill 28 in 3 states

HENRYVILLE,... More...

Putting the clues together

The other day I took our new dog Duncan out for a walk. Duncan was busy proving what I call the... More...

Obituaries

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
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02

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  • 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.
  • For Rent In Everett- Efficiency apartment. Utilities included. Security deposit, no smoking, and lease required. For details call 814-977-2999.
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  • EXPERIENCED CAREGIVER COMPANION seeking part time, two or three days a week. References. Phone 814-847-2536, leave message.
  • Love In Action International Ministries (LIAIM) A 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational organization focused on establishing and operating children's homes in Latin America, is currently seeking a Director of Development. The primary duties of this position are to lead marketing efforts, discover new funding opportunities, maintain current funding networks, and organize fundraising events in support of the operational, growth, and home office functions of this ministry. The primary work setting is at LIAIM's home office in Altoona, PA; however the successful candidate should expect some out of town travel. Candidate should possess the following qualifications: ¥ Strong organizational, communication and presentation skills across verbal, visual, and written models. ¥ Preferred: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or non-profit leadership/development ¥ Computer expertise in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Outlook, Access, as well as other marketing, fundraising, and publishing applications; Internet proficiency and experience with various social networks. ¥ 3+ years of experience in fundraising ¥ Highest degree of ethics and integrity ¥ High level of initiative; able to work independently and with a team ¥ Strong relationship building and solicitation skills ¥ Goal setting, planning, and execution ¥ Business math skills ¥ Passion for the mission of this ministry and strong desire to promote it For more information about LIAIM, our vision and mission, and a full Director of Development position description, visit our web site at www.liaim.com Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume that includes both personal and professional references in PDF form to Gary Zimmerman, Director of LIAIM at: liaim@aol.com Starting salary range is $45,000 to $55,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • 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
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State/National

Iowa makes it crime to lie to record animal abuse

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa became the first state Friday to make it a crime to... More...

USDA unveils conservation program

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture unveiled a program Friday that... More...

Excerpts from Fluke’s testimony

The following are excerpts from the Feb. 23 testimony of Sandra Fluke, native of Saxton, before the... More...

Editorial

Trading jobs, again

Vladimir Putin will win a third term in Sunday’s Russian presidential... More...

Old Photo Album

Ann and Ken Mack were married June 7, 1946, at South Avenue Methodist Church in Wilkinsburg. Ann,... More...

‘We’re all Catholics now’

A month ago I wrote, “President Obama has picked a fight with  America’s Catholic... More...

State/National Sports

Penn State women win, 78-74

INDIANAPOLIS ( AP) — Penn State coach Coquese Washington made the only choice she thought she... More...

Steelers say they will release Farrior and Smith

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers continued their offseason roster purge Friday,... More...

Beren Academy’s boys basketball wins playoff game reset for Friday

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Beren Academy’s boys basketball team is headed to the state... More...