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April 28, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Colorado tornadoes destroy homes, hog farm

EADS, Colo. (AP) — At least seven homes and a hog farm were destroyed early Friday after... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford High School jazz band will host a concert Tuesday. The concert will be held in the Bedford... More...

Special Sections

Local

Life imitates craft

They say that art imitates life, but I wonder if life also imitates craft once in a while. I... More...

Study finds shale-gas development causing rapid landscape change

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — As the Marcellus natural-gas play unfolds in Pennsylvania, ... More...

Woodmen of the World holds fun run/walk

The Woodmen of the World recently held their annual Earth Day 5K Fun Run/Walk and raised $500 for... More...

Editorial

Slow exit for Newt

hat a difference a day made ... 24 little hours. ...” Singer Dinah Washington was talking... More...

Funny money

For most Americans, a penny at the gas pump has vivid significance but billions of dollars create a... More...

Old Photo Album

  This was “the Cogan clan” from the late 1800s or early 1900s. In front from left are... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers take Adams for line help, grab linebacker Spence

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers had no interest in drafting Ohio State’s Mike... More...

Braves top Pirates as Burnett can’t win at Turner Field

ATLANTA (AP) — A.J. Burnett hasn’t won at Turner Field in more than a decade. That... More...

Princeton wins big at Penn Relays

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Bill Cosby had to listen to the roar.  The actor and comedian tried... More...

Economy slows, but rebound ahead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Don’t panic yet. The government reported Friday that the economy got... More...

County certifies primary results

Bedford County election officials certified the results of Tuesday’s primary and provided... More...

Crowds watch in awe as shuttle lands in New York

NEW YORK (AP) — In a city understandably wary of low-flying aircraft, New Yorkers and... More...

Obituaries

Robert Edward Clark - 2017-04-27
Geraldine M. Ritchey - 2017-04-26
Celebration of Life - 2017-04-26
Leta S. Gilbert - 2017-04-25
Audrey J. Morris - 2017-04-25
Audrey J. Miller - 2017-04-24
Herlen “Buck” Lohr - 2017-04-22
Carl Earl Egolf Sr. - 2017-04-20
Joe A. McDaniel - 2017-04-20
Nancy C. Calhoun - 2017-04-19
Donna M. Yeager - 2017-04-19
Alex B. Bulvin - 2017-04-18
Dolores R. Hoover - 2017-04-18
Paul A. Claar - 2017-04-17
Gary Wayne Corle - 2017-04-17
Jeanne M. Turner - 2017-04-17
Warren A. College - 2017-04-17
Wayne E. Bush Sr. - 2017-04-15
Charles E. Ebersole - 2017-04-14
Donald H. Fyfe - 2017-04-14
Deborah A. Cooke - 2017-04-13
Wanda P. Logue Ferrell - 2017-04-13
Harold R. Vance - 2017-04-13
Correction - 2017-04-13
Wilma K. Shipley-Ihrie - 2017-04-12
Ralph L. Wiker III - 2017-04-12
John Norman Koontz - 2017-04-12
Saralee ‘Sue’ Reed - 2017-04-12
Jane K. Barnhart - 2017-04-11
Kerry J. Deffibaugh - 2017-04-11
Bessie M. Thomas - 2017-04-11
Thomas H. Black Jr. - 2017-04-11
Jane K. Barnhart - 2017-04-10
Daniel E. Burkett - 2017-04-10
Judith Innes - 2017-04-10
H. Evelyn Porter - 2017-04-10
Betty L. Logsdon - 2017-04-08

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  • 104A EXECUTOR'S NOTICE ESTATE OF Dorothy A. Ritchey, late of West Providence Township, Bedford County, PA, deceased. Letters testamentary having been granted the undersigned executrices named in the last will and testament of Dorothy A. Ritchey, late of West Providence Township, Bedford County, PA, deceased, all persons having claims or demands against the estate of the said decedent are hereby notified to present the same without delay for payment, and all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make prompt payment of the same. Kimberly Mearkle 13921 Lincoln Highway Everett, PA 15537 Karla A. Swan 17181 Auburn Road Brandy Station, VA 22714 Brandi J. Hershey, Attorney 130 West Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522
  • CLASS A - TRUCK DRIVER Position requires tanker endorsement and at least 1 year tractor/trailer driving experience and/or certification from accredited driving school. Pick-up raw milk from local farms and deliver to processing plants. Travel within a 100 mile radius of Bedford, PA. Driver will be home every night. Benefits include: health and vision insurance, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Eligible applicants call 814-847-2742, 8am-4pm M-F to schedule interview.
  • PET GROOMING & BOARDING Stottlemyer's Groom ÔN Board 2-1/2 miles from Bedford on Egolf Road. Hours by appointment only 814-623-2374
  • 105A EXECUTOR'S NOTICE ESTATE OF Barbara S. May, late of Bedford Township, Bedford County, PA, deceased. Letters testamentary having been granted the undersigned executor named in the last will and testament of Barbara S. May, late of Bedford Township, Bedford County, PA, deceased, all persons having claims or demands against the estate of the said decedent are hereby notified to present the same without delay for payment, and all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make prompt payment of the same. Robert May 143 Bomont Springs Drive New Paris, PA 15554 Brandi J. Hershey, Attorney 130 West Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522
  • For Sale- 2 Cemetery Lots in the circle of Bedford Memorial Cemetery. Call 814-276-3009.
  • A full-time Maintenance Technician position is available at the Bedford County Correctional Facility. The position requires knowledge of mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, refrigeration, and building/ground maintenance. The position will consist mainly first shift hours Monday-Friday with the occasional need for evening/weekend hours and emergency call-ins. Applications may be completed at the Bedford Career Link Office or may be picked up at the Bedford County Correctional Facility Administration Office.
  • Caregiver with experience wanted in private New Enterprise area home. Light housekeeping, evenings & weekends required, background check & references, dependable, no smoking. Call for more info. 814-494-2544.
  • -House For Sale- 3-BR ¥ 1-Bath ¥ Cape Cod 2 Acres ¥ 24x40 Garage Public Water/Sewer $55,000 OBO Pleasantville, PA. 814-977-1026 or 814-585-2371

State/National

Students to learn about agriculture

In elementary classrooms throughout the county, students will be learning about agriculture and its... More...

Students get extra time for vaccinations

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania students are getting additional time to comply with new... More...

Secret Service issues new rules on agent behavior

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to shake the disgrace of a prostitution scandal, the Secret Service... More...

World

U.S. officials: Core al-Qaida group ‘essentially gone’

WASHINGTON (AP) — A year after the Navy SEAL raid that killed Osama bin Laden, the al-Qaida... More...

Local Sports

Ridge athletes break NBC Invite records

LOYSBURG — Usually a windy, chilly evening does not lend itself to many strong performances... More...

Fore the Love

Practice makes perfect

Based on the positive feedback I received following my first column, I am approaching my second... More...

Speedway winners come from front row starts

It was a wire-to-wire type of night at the Bedford Speedway on Friday.  The first three... More...