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March 5, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

County brochure leads GPS users to game treasure

It’s a case of Long John Silver meets the Hardy Boys in a new tourism geocaching challenge... More...

Everett Idol winners

Hattie Mae Harmon was chosen the 2012 Everett Idol winner Thursday night at Everett Area High... More...

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Local

Navy vet new Elks chef

The Arandale Lounge and Ballroom at the Bedford Elks Country Club has a new executive chef and... More...

Veteran’s Reflections World War II

Situation — The dreaded journey to the front... Our first replacement depot... Givet, France... More...

BES fun night has Hawaiian flavor

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World

Tearful Putin claims Russian election victory

MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin scored a decisive victory in Russia’s presidential... More...

Force an option with Iran

Obama says he wouldn’t hesitate, but tries to restrain Israel

WASHINGTON ( AP) — President Barack Obama said Sunday he would not hesitate to attack Iran to... More...

Arms depot blast kills hundreds

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo ( AP) — Homes and buildings collapsed in the Congolese capital... More...

Local Sports

Dodson, Dively capture regional championships

JOHNSTOWN — The best wrestlers are constantly striving to... More...

NBC’s Hixson earns 100th win in a revenge match

JOHNSTOWN — Quinton Hixson has built himself quite a resume in his high school athletic... More...

Township tops Chestnut Ridge for 5-AA boys title

JOHNSTOWN — The last time the Chestnut Ridge Lions held the district title was 1992.  On... More...

Values debate overshadows campaign

MEMPHIS,... More...

Pa. ban on texting, driving starts this week

ALLENTOWN,... More...

Top of th' Morning

Hyndman Borough will hold a “flood fighters” training session Saturday, March 10. The... More...

Obituaries

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
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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  • 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

Senator’s ex-aide: Told to remove documents

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — A former aide to a western Pennsylvania state senator says she was told to... More...

State briefs

Two killed in Cambria crash   PATTON,... More...

Medical bills can wreck credit, even when paid off

CHICAGO (AP) — Mike and Laura Park thought their credit record was... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Forward on reverse

Guest editorial

A s the saying goes, sometimes a driver needs eyes in the back of his head, especially to avoid a... More...

Pro-fiction campaign

This campaign season can be summed up by one interview on conservative talk radio last... More...

State/National Sports

Pa. teachers try to curb gang influence

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Teachers in eastern Pennsylvania trying to come up with ways to curb... More...

Pens score early, often in win over Avs

DENVER ( AP) — Marc- Andre Fleury stopped 35 shots, Steve Sullivan had a goal and an assist... More...

Penn St. wrestlers win second straight Big 10 title

WEST LAFAYETTE,... More...